August 27-30, 2011 Flood Peak Table

Summary of provisional flood peaks recorded at U.S. Geological Survey gaging stations by the New Jersey Water Science Center during the flood of August 27-30, 2011 across the state of New Jersey
Station numberStation nameDrainage Area (mi2)Flood Stage (gage height)Remarks Date of peak dischargePeak discharge (ft3/s) Peak Discharge (ft3/s/mi2) Peak gage height (feet)Time of Peak (hours)
Hudson River Gages         
01367800PAPAKATING CREEK AT PELLETTOWN NJ15.84.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20112,750174.110.001130
          
Hackensack River Gages         
01376800HACKENSACK RIVER AT WEST NYACK NY30.7       
    Previous peak of record8/28/20111,74056.711.51800
          
          
01377000HACKENSACK RIVER AT RIVERVALE NJ58.05.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20114,66080.312.261315
          
01377370PASCACK BROOK AT PARKRIDGE NJ13.44.5      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19995,730427.6NA  
          
01377500PASCACK BROOK AT WESTWOOD NJ29.65.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19999,630325.312.22 
          
01378500HACKENSACK RIVER AT NEW MILFORD NJ1136.0      
    Historic peak of record4/16/200711,600102.712.36 
          
Passaic River Basin Gages         
01379000PASSAIC RIVER NEAR MILLINGTON NJ55.4       
    Previous peak of record8/29/20112,61047.110.261300
          
01379500PASSAIC RIVER NEAR CHATHAM NJ100       
    Historic peak of record8/2/19733,38033.89.36 
          
01379530CANOE BROOK NEAR SUMMIT NJ11.0       
    Historic peak of recordNANANANA 
          
01379773GREEN POND BROOK AT PICATINNY ARSENAL NJ7.653.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/201145559.53.84 
          
01379780GREEN POND BK BL PICATINNY LK AT PICATINNY ARS NJ9.16       
    Historic peak of record4/16/20071,300141.96.9 
          
01380450 Rockaway River at Main Street at Boonton NJ (internal access only)116       
    Historic peak of record6/2/201216,900145.72.291415
          
01380500ROCKAWAY RIVER ABOVE RESERVOIR AT BOONTON NJ1165.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20119,16079.09.31 
          
01381000ROCKAWAY RIVER BELOW RESERVOIR AT BOONTON NJ119       
    Historic peak of record10/10/19037,56063.58.3 
          
01381400WHIPPANY RIVER NEAR MORRISTOWN NJ14.0       
    Previous peak of record8/28/20114,920351.410.42 
          
01381500WHIPPANY RIVER AT MORRISTOWN NJ29.4       
    Previous peak of record8/28/20112,960100.79.58 
          
01381800WHIPPANY R NR PINE BROOK NJ68.5       
    Previous peak of record8/28/20115,91086.310.76 
          
01381900PASSAIC RIVER AT PINE BROOK NJ34919.0      
    Previous peak of record8/30/20119,75027.924.12 
          
01382500PEQUANNOCK R AT MACOPIN INTAKE DAM NJ63.75.5      
    Historic peak of record10/10/19036,10095.817.40 
          
01382800PEQUANNOCK R AT RIVERDALE NJ83.9       
    Previous peak of record8/28/2011NCNC13.99 
          
01383500WANAQUE RIVER AT AWOSTING NJ27.15.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20113,300121.87.002015
          
01384500RINGWOOD CREEK NEAR WANAQUE NJ19.112.5      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20112,430129.314.020945
          
01386000WEST BROOK NEAR WANAQUE NJ11.84.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19992,500211.97.10 
          
01387000WANAQUE R AT WANAQUE NJ90.45.0      
    Historic peak of record4/5/198410,500116.210.82 
          
01387420RAMAPO RIVER AT SUFFERN NY93.0       
    Previous peak of record8/28/201114,700158.118.881345
          
01387450MAHWAH RIVER NEAR SUFFERN NY12.34.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20112,000162.610.661145
          
01387500RAMAPO RIVER NEAR MAHWAH NJ120       
    Previous peak of record8/28/201115,000125.015.771600
          
01387905 Ramapo River at West Oakland Avenue at Oakland NJ145       
    Historic peak of record12/8/2011NCNC8.101230
          
01388000RAMAPO RIVER AT POMPTON LAKES NJ16011.5      
    Previous peak of record8/28/201117,800111.322.612150
          
01388500POMPTON RIVER AT POMPTON PLAINS NJ355       
    Previous peak of record8/29/201129,00081.725.240115
          
01389500PASSAIC RIVER AT LITTLE FALLS NJ7627.0      
    Historic peak of record10/10/190331,70041.612.91  
          
01389550 7.827.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/2011NCNC9.080230
          
01389802 Passaic R at Passaic (Great) Falls at Paterson NJ779       
    Historic peak of record3/15/2010N/CN/C121.38 
          
01389890PASSAIC RIVER US DUNDEE DAM AT CLIFTON NJ805       
    Historic peak of record10/10/190335,80044.54.93 
          
01390450SADDLE RIVER AT UPPER SADDLE RIVER NJ10.9       
    Historic peak of record9/16/19996,290577.15.64 
          
01390500SADDLE R AT RIDGEWOOD NJ21.66.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19995,380249.113.40 
          
01391000HOHOKUS BROOK AT HO-HO-KUS NJ16.43.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19994,670284.87.32 
          
01391500SADDLE RIVER AT LODI NJ24.06.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20115,320221.713.501845
          
01392170THIRD RIVER AT BLOOMFIELD NJ7.716.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19992,670346.39.97 
          
01392500SECOND RIVER AT BELLEVILLE NJ11.6       
    Historic peak of record8/28/19716,500560.39.97 
          
Elizabeth River Gages         
01393450ELIZABETH R AT URSINO LAKE AT ELIZABETH NJ16.920.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20116,260370.422.62 
          
Rahway River Gages         
01394500RAHWAY R NR SPRINGFIELD NJ25.55.5      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20118,620338.010.880915
          
01395000RAHWAY RIVER AT RAHWAY NJ40.96.0      
    Historic peak of record8/28/20117,25017712.10 
          
Raritan River Gages         
01396190SB RARITAN RIVER AT FOUR BRIDGES NJ31.07.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20113,670118.412.160700
          
01396500SOUTH BRANCH RARITAN RIVER NEAR HIGH BRIDGE NJ65.310.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20119,440144.612.92 
          
01396582SPRUCE RUN AT GLEN GARDNER NJ11.34.5      
    Historic peak of record9/28/20112,960261.98.39 
          
01396660MULHOCKAWAY CREEK AT VAN SYCKEL NJ11.85.5      
    Historic peak of record9/20/19893,590304.27.41 
          
01396800SPRUCE RUN AT CLINTON NJ41.34.0      
    Historic peak of record4/2/19706,410155.25.17 
          
01397000SB RARITAN R AT STANTON NJ1478.0      
    Historic peak of record8/19/195518,000122.415.22 
          
01398000NESHANIC RIVER AT REAVILLE NJ25.75.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19999,020351.015.33 
          
01398500NB RARITAN RIVER NEAR FAR HILLS NJ26.25.0      
    Historic peak of record7/23/19197,000267.27.6 
          
01399500LAMINGTON (BLACK) RIVER NEAR POTTERSVILLE NJ32.84.5      
    Historic peak of record9/8/20113,590109.55.24 
          
01399670SB ROCKAWAY CREEK AT WHITEHOUSE STATION NJ12.36.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19992,620213.010.68 
          
01399830NORTH BRANCH RARITAN RIVER AT NORTH BRANCH NJ17412.3      
    Historic peak of record9/16/199927,800159.821.53 
          
01400000NORTH BRANCH RARITAN RIVER NEAR RARITAN NJ19010.0      
    Previous peak of record9/16/199929,000152.618.98 
          
01400500RARITAN RIVER AT MANVILLE NJ49014.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/199977,600158.427.1 
          
01401000STONY BROOK AT PRINCETON NJ44.59.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/201110,600238.216.23 
          
01401650PIKE RUN AT BELLE MEAD NJ5.47.0      
    Historic peak of record9/16/19998,2001529.913.61 
          
01402000MILLSTONE RIVER AT BLACKWELLS MILLS NJ2589.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/201120,70080.221.241730
          
01403060RARITAN RIVER BELOW CALCO DAM AT BOUND BROOK NJ785       
    Historic peak of record9/17/199982,900105.642.13 
          
01403150WEST BRANCH MIDDLE BROOK NEAR MARTINSVILLE NJ1.99       
    Previous peak of record8/28/20111,530768.89.35 
          
01403400GREEN BROOK AT SEELEY MILLS NJ9.75       
    Historic peak of record8/2/19736,240640.016.1 
          
01403540STONY BROOK AT WATCHUNG NJ5.51       
    Historic peak of record9/16/19995,380976.417.16 
          
01403900BOUND BK AT MIDDLESEX NJ48.4       
    Previous peak of record8/28/20115,860121.114.01 
          
01405030LAWRENCE BK AT WESTONS MILLS NJ44.9       
    Previous peak of record8/28/20117,700171.520.26 
          
01405400MANALAPAN BROOK AT SPOTSWOOD, NJ40.719.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/2011NCNC21.84 
          
01406050DEEP RUN AT OLD BRIDGE NJ16.0       
    Historic peak of record4/16/20071,27079.48.15 
          
01407290BIG BROOK NEAR MARLBORO NJ6.42       
    Historic peak of record9/20/19891,370213.420.16 
          
          
          
Southern New Jersey, Atlantic Coastal Plain Gages         
01407500SWIMMING RIVER NEAR RED BANK NJ49.2       
    Historic peak of record7/29/19613,63073.89.13 
          
01407705SHARK RIVER NEAR NEPTUNE CITY NJ9.96       
    Historic peak of record12/26/19692,340234.97.94 
          
01407760JUMPING BROOK NEAR NEPTUNE CITY NJ6.46       
    Historic peak of record09/12/19711,830283.36.34 
          
01408000MANASQUAN RIVER AT SQUANKUM NJ44.07.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20119,100206.813.06 
          
01408029MANASQUAN R NR ALLENWOOD NJ63.314.5      
    Previous peak of record8/28/201112,600199.120.381200
          
01408120NORTH BRANCH METEDECONK RIVER NEAR LAKEWOOD NJ34.98.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/2011NCNA11.41715
          
01408151 SB Metedeconk R at New Hampshire Av nr Lakewood NJ29.5       
    Historic peak of record11/8/1977137046.449.28 
          
01408500TOMS RIVER NEAR TOMS RIVER NJ1238.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20113,94032.013.620930
          
01408900 Cedar Creek at Western Blvd near Lanoka Harbor NJ49.9       
    Historic peak of record9/6/20124288.6NA 
          
          
01409000CEDAR CREEK AT LANOKA HARBOR NJ53.34.0      
    Historic peak of record10/28/19431,05019.76.5 
          
01409095 Oyster Creek near Brookville NJ7.43       
    Historic peak of record7/13/199155074.08.41 
          
01409210 Mill Creek at Manahawkin NJ20.4       
    Historic peak of record6/22/201234817.18.092330
          
01409280WESTECUNK CREEK AT STAFFORD FORGE NJ15.813.0      
    Historic peak of record11/24/200927717.513.08 
          
01409400MULLICA RIVER NEAR BATSTO NJ46.75.0      
    Historic peak of record8/29/20111,86039.87.3 
          
01409810WEST BRANCH WADING RIVER NEAR JENKINS NJ84.115.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20111,82021.616.161915.00
          
01410000OSWEGO RIVER AT HARRISVILLE NJ72.55.0      
    Historic peak of record8/20/19391,39019.29.54 
          
01410150EAST BRANCH BASS RIVER NEAR NEW GRETNA NJ8.116.0      
    Historic peak of record8/21/19971,130139.37.28 
          
01411000 GREAT EGG HARBOR RIVER AT FOLSOM NJ57.16.0      
    Historic peak of record9/3/19401,44025.29.09 
          
Southern New Jersey, Coastal Plain Gages in Delaware River Basin         
01411300TUCKAHOE RIVER AT HEAD OF RIVER NJ30.86.0      
    Historic peak of record9/21/1997134043.59.09 
          
01411456LITTLE EASE RN NR CLAYTON NJ9.774.2      
    Previous peak of record8/28/2011627=G285/C2846.711230
          
01411500MAURICE RIVER AT NORMA NJ1124.0      
    Historic peak of record9/2/19407,36065.78.72 
          
01412800 COHANSEY RIVER AT SEELEY NJ28.06.0      
    Historic peak of record8/14/2011NCNCd 
          
01464500 CROSSWICKS CREEK AT EXTONVILLE NJ81.512.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20117,14087.617.321445
          
01465850 SOUTH BRANCH RANCOCAS C AT VINCENTOWN NJ64.57.0      
    Historic peak of record7/13/20044,10063.612.34 
          
01465880 SOUTHWEST BRANCH RANCOCAS C AT MEDFORD NJ47.212.0      
    Historic peak of record7/13/200412,100256.419.67 
          
01466500 MCDONALDS BRANCH IN BYRNE STATE FOREST NJ2.353.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20116126.02.54 
          
01466900 GREENWOOD BRANCH AT NEW LISBON NJ77.95.0      
    Previous peak of record8/29/20111,800239.870100
          
01467000 NORTH BRANCH RANCOCAS CREEK AT PEMBERTON NJ1182.5      
    Previous peak of record8/29/20112,40020.34.910815
          
01467081 SOUTH BRANCH PENNSAUKEN CREEK AT CHERRY HILL NJ8.989.0      
    Historic peak of record7/13/20041,560173.711.75 
          
01467150 COOPER RIVER AT HADDONFIELD NJ17.02.8      
   Previous peak of record7/13/20043,300194.16.27 
          
01475001MANTUA CREEK AT EAST HOLLY AVENUE AT PITMAN NJ6.054.0      
    Historic peak of record9/1/19404,200694.26.64  
          
01477120 RACCOON CREEK NEAR SWEDESBORO NJ26.913.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20115,510204.818.68 
          
01482500SALEM RIVER AT WOODSTOWN NJ14.613.0      
    Historic peak of record9/1/194022,0001506.817.98 
          
Delaware River Basin Gages, north of coastal plain         
01434000DELAWARE RIVER AT PORT JERVIS, NY3,070       
    Historic peak of record8/19/1955233,00075.923.91 
          
01438500DELAWARE RIVER AT MONTAGUE, NJ3,48025.0      
    Historic peak of record8/19/1955250,00071.835.15 
          
01440000FLAT BROOK NEAR FLATBROOKVILLE, NJ64.06.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/2011NCNC12.941800
          
01440200DELAWARE RIVER AT DELAWARE WATER GAP, NJ3,85021.0      
    Historic peak of record8/19/1955260,00067.537.40 
          
01443280EAST BRANCH PAULINS KILL NEAR LAYFAYETTE NJ13.0       
    Previous peak of record8/28/201158945.36.631815
          
01443500PAULINS KILL AT BLAIRSTOWN, NJ1265.0      
    Historic peak of record8/19/19558,75069.411.12 
          
01445000PEQUEST RIVER AT HUNTSVILLE, NJ31.04.0      
    Previous peak of record9/8/20111,06034.26.30000
          
01445500PEQUEST RIVER AT PEQUEST, NJ1064.0      
    Historic peak of record9/8/20112,37022.46.420515
          
01446000BEAVER BROOK NEAR BELVIDERE, NJ37.04.5      
    Historic peak of record8/28/20112,41065.76.332345
          
01446500DELAWARE RIVER AT BELVIDERE, NJ4,54022.0      
    Historic peak of record8/19/1955273,00060.130.21 
          
01455500MUSCONETCONG R AT OUTLET LK HOPATCONG, NJ25.34.0      
    Historic peak of record8/13/20001,90075.110.47 
          
01457000MUSCONETCONG RIVER NEAR BLOOMSBURY, NJ1416.0      
    Previous peak of record8/28/20118,23058.48.750845
          
01457500DELAWARE R AT RIEGELSVILLE, NJ6,33022.0      
    Historic peak of record8/19/1955340,00053.738.85 
          
01462500 Delaware River at Washington Crossing NJ6735.00       
    Historic peak of record8/20/1955NCNC27.77 
          
01463500DELAWARE RIVER AT TRENTON, NJ6,78020.0      
    Historic peak of record8/20/1955329,00048.528.60 
          
01463620ASSUNPINK CREEK AT CLARKSVILLE, NJ34.38.0      
    Historic peak of record8/28/19711,50043.710.90 
          
01464000ASSUNPINK CREEK AT TRENTON, NJ90.68.5      
    Previous peak of record8/28/2011NCNC15.121900
Provisional data: Subsequent review may result in significant revisions to the data. Data users are cautioned to consider carefully the provisional nature of the information before using it for decisions that concern personal or public safety or the conduct of business that involves substantial monetary or operational consequences