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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.
Digital water-level recorder; 15-minute recording
interval. Periodic measurements made with chalked steel tape or
calibrated electric tape by U.S. Geological Survey personnel.
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,
1.93 ft above sea level, February 14, 2007.