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New York Harbor at The Battery Tide Height (ft)Observed: 4.37 ft at 10:18PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:24PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 10:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 10:36PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 10:42PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 10:48PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 10:54PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 11:00PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 11:06PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 11:12PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:18PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 11:24PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:36PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 11:42PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 11:48PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 11:54PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 12:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 12:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 12:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 12:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 12:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 12:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 1:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 1:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 1:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 1:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 1:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 1:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 1:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 1:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 2:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 2:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 2:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 2:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 2:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 2:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 3:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.52 ft at 3:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 3:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.19 ft at 3:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 3:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 3:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 4:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 4:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 5:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.86 ft at 5:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.8 ft at 5:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.75 ft at 5:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.7 ft at 5:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.66 ft at 5:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.62 ft at 5:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.56 ft at 5:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.53 ft at 5:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.49 ft at 6:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.46 ft at 6:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.44 ft at 6:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.41 ft at 6:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.39 ft at 6:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.39 ft at 6:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.4 ft at 6:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.39 ft at 6:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.39 ft at 6:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.41 ft at 6:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.45 ft at 7:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.47 ft at 7:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.54 ft at 7:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.61 ft at 7:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.71 ft at 7:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.79 ft at 7:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.86 ft at 7:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.05 ft at 7:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 8:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 8:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 8:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.18 ft at 8:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 8:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 9:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.93 ft at 9:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 9:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 9:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 10:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 10:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 10:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 10:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 10:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 10:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 10:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 10:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 10:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 11:00AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 11:06AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 11:12AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 11:18AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:24AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 11:36AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 11:42AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 11:48AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 11:54AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 12:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 12:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:36PM Aug 01, 2014Highest Observation: 4.73 ft at 12:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 1:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 1:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 1:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 1:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 1:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 1:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 1:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 2:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 2:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 2:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 2:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 2:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 2:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 2:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 2:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 3:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 3:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 3:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 3:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 3:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 3:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 3:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.59 ft at 3:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.47 ft at 4:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 4:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.27 ft at 4:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.16 ft at 4:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 4:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 4:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 4:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 4:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 5:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 5:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 5:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 5:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 6:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.02 ft at 6:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.02 ft at 6:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1 ft at 6:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.98 ft at 6:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 6:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 6:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.89 ft at 7:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 7:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.14 ft at 7:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 8:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 8:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 8:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 8:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 8:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.14 ft at 8:48PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:54PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.31 ft at 9:00PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:06PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.51 ft at 9:12PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.6 ft at 9:18PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:24PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.81 ft at 9:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 2.93 ft at 9:36PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:42PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:48PM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 4.03 ft 11:00PM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 4.33 ft 12:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 4.32 ft 1:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 4.03 ft 2:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 3.33 ft 3:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 2.28 ft 4:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 1.3 ft 5:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 0.81 ft 6:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 0.73 ft 7:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 0.96 ft 8:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 1.67 ft 9:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 2.78 ft 10:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 3.77 ft 11:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 4.36 ft 12:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 4.61 ft 1:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 4.54 ft 2:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 4.09 ft 3:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 4:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 2.16 ft 5:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 1.44 ft 6:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 1.18 ft 7:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 1.19 ft 8:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 1.56 ft 9:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 2.4 ft 10:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 3.36 ft 11:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 12:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 4.23 ft 1:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 4.15 ft 2:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 3.76 ft 3:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 2.99 ft 4:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.98 ft 5:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.17 ft 6:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 0.85 ft 7:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 0.87 ft 8:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.15 ft 9:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.92 ft 10:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 3.04 ft 11:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 4.01 ft 12:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 4.55 ft 1:00PM Aug 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.71 ft 2:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 4.53 ft 3:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 3.97 ft 4:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 3.04 ft 5:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 2.08 ft 6:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.48 ft 7:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.24 ft 8:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.2 ft 9:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 1.55 ft 10:00PM Aug 03, 2014NOAA National Ocean ServiceBATN6(plotting HMIRG) Graph Created (10:15PM Aug 1, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:00PM Aug 1)Latest observed value: 3.15 ft at 9:48 PM EDT 1-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 7.2 ft
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Tide forecasts include only the astronomical forecast. Storm surge and wind affects may create conditions very different than this forecast. Please see NYCCFWOKX for storm-related departures.

Reliability of the Forecast: Forecast data shown here are guidance values only. Please refer to your local NWS office.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the New York Harbor at The Battery. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:10
Moderate Flood Stage:8.5
Flood Stage:7.2
Action Stage:7

Historical Crests
(1) 13.88 ft on 10/29/2012
(2) 10.02 ft on 09/12/1960
(3) 9.70 ft on 12/11/1992
(4) 9.51 ft on 08/28/2011
(5) 9.12 ft on 11/25/1950
(6) 8.92 ft on 03/06/1962
(7) 8.73 ft on 10/31/1991
(8) 8.53 ft on 03/29/1984
(9) 8.51 ft on 03/14/2010
(10) 8.36 ft on 03/14/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.
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Latitude: 40.700000° N, Longitude: 74.013333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 7.2 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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Upton, NY 11973
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