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.