NOTICE (10/01/2019) -- This site was
discontinued on October 1, 2019. Although historic data will remain
accessible, no new data will be collected after this date unless one or
more new funding partners are found. Users who are willing to
contribute funding to continue operation of this streamgage should
contact Rob Breault of the USGS New York Water Science Center at
518-285-5600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Funding for this site is provided by:
40°38'04.9", long 73°12'09.7" referenced to North
American Datum of 1927, Suffolk County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02030202,
at Fire Island National Seashore, along south-side shoulder of Cedar
Court (Burma Road) about 165 ft east of Pine Street, Kismet.
Depth 15 ft. Upper casing diameter 2 in;
top of first opening 5 ft, bottom of last opening 10 ft.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
October 2005 to current year.
Water-level recorder installed October 18, 2005;
15-minute recording interval. Periodic manual measurements made by USGS
Water level affected by tidal fluctuation and surface
flooding from precipitation.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Highest water level recorded,
4.68 ft above sea level, August 28, 29 and 30, 2011; lowest recorded,
1.65 ft above sea level, January 12, 2018.