August 27-30, 2011 Tide Flood Peaks

Summary of provisional Tide 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 nameFlood Stage (gage height)RemarksDate of peak gage height (feet) Peak gage height recorded (feet)Time of Peak (hours)Date of Historic Peak outside of period of recordHistorical Peak Gage Height Outside period of record  
Passaic River at PVSC at Newark NJ 6.0 8/28/20117.110830    
  Historic peak of record3/13/20106.47 12/11/19927.89  
Raritan River at South Amboy, NJ   8/28/20117.580742    
  Historic peak of record3/13/20108.04     
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