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New York Harbor at The Battery Tide Height (ft)Observed: 0.64 ft at 3:18AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.76 ft at 3:24AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.05 ft at 3:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.33 ft at 3:48AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.61 ft at 4:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.76 ft at 4:06AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:12AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:18AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 4:24AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.29 ft at 4:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.44 ft at 4:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 4:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:48AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.83 ft at 4:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.96 ft at 5:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:06AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.23 ft at 5:12AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 5:18AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:24AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.64 ft at 5:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.85 ft at 5:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:48AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.05 ft at 5:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:06AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:12AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.43 ft at 6:18AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 6:24AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 6:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 6:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:48AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 7:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:06AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 7:12AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 7:18AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 7:24AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 7:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 7:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 7:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 7:48AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 7:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 9:12AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.08 ft at 9:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.98 ft at 9:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.65 ft at 10:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:06AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:12AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.33 ft at 10:18AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:24AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.98 ft at 10:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.87 ft at 10:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.73 ft at 10:48AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.61 ft at 10:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.48 ft at 11:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.37 ft at 11:06AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 11:12AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:18AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.05 ft at 11:24AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.94 ft at 11:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.84 ft at 11:36AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:42AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:48AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:54AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.3 ft at 12:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.07 ft at 12:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.01 ft at 12:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.93 ft at 12:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.85 ft at 12:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.79 ft at 1:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.71 ft at 1:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.64 ft at 1:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.57 ft at 1:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.51 ft at 1:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.44 ft at 1:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.4 ft at 1:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.35 ft at 1:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.31 ft at 1:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.27 ft at 1:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.23 ft at 2:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.22 ft at 2:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.2 ft at 2:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.21 ft at 2:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.22 ft at 2:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.24 ft at 2:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.29 ft at 2:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.31 ft at 2:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.36 ft at 2:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.44 ft at 2:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.59 ft at 3:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.68 ft at 3:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.78 ft at 3:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 0.88 ft at 3:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 3:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.29 ft at 3:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.43 ft at 3:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.59 ft at 3:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 1.95 ft at 4:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 4:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 4:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.47 ft at 4:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.68 ft at 4:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.85 ft at 4:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3 ft at 4:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.2 ft at 4:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 4:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.53 ft at 5:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.06 ft at 5:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.23 ft at 5:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 5:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 5:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 5:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 6:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 6:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 6:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.14 ft at 6:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.28 ft at 6:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.36 ft at 6:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.44 ft at 6:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.63 ft at 7:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.72 ft at 7:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.75 ft at 7:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.81 ft at 7:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.83 ft at 7:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.86 ft at 7:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.96 ft at 7:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.99 ft at 7:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 6.04 ft at 8:06PM Jul 30, 2015Highest Observation: 6.05 ft at 8:12PM Jul 30, 2015Highest Observation: 6.05 ft at 8:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 6.02 ft at 8:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 6.01 ft at 8:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.97 ft at 8:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.96 ft at 8:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.92 ft at 8:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.91 ft at 8:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.86 ft at 9:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.8 ft at 9:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.73 ft at 9:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.68 ft at 9:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.51 ft at 9:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.4 ft at 9:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.29 ft at 9:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 9:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 10:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 10:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.15 ft at 10:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 4.02 ft at 10:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.89 ft at 10:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.61 ft at 11:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 11:06PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:12PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:18PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 3 ft at 11:24PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.74 ft at 11:36PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:42PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.46 ft at 11:48PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.33 ft at 11:54PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 2.21 ft at 12:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 12:06AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 12:12AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:18AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:24AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 12:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:36AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.49 ft at 12:42AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:48AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.3 ft at 12:54AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:06AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 1.04 ft at 1:12AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:18AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.84 ft at 1:24AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.74 ft at 1:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.65 ft at 1:36AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.56 ft at 1:42AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.49 ft at 1:48AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.41 ft at 1:54AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.34 ft at 2:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.26 ft at 2:06AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.19 ft at 2:12AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.12 ft at 2:18AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.06 ft at 2:24AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 0.01 ft at 2:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: -0.03 ft at 2:36AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 0.2 ft 4:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 1.62 ft 5:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 3.16 ft 6:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 4.91 ft 8:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 5 ft 9:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 4.53 ft 10:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 3.49 ft 11:00AM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 2.16 ft 12:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 1.01 ft 1:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 0.2 ft 2:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: -0.19 ft 3:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 0.25 ft 4:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 1.64 ft 5:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 3.42 ft 6:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 4.87 ft 7:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 5.73 ft 8:00PM Jul 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.98 ft 9:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 5.64 ft 10:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 4.66 ft 11:00PM Jul 31, 2015Forecast: 3.18 ft 12:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 1.66 ft 1:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 0.43 ft 2:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: -0.42 ft 3:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: -0.59 ft 4:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 0.29 ft 5:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 1.92 ft 6:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 3.53 ft 7:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 4.64 ft 8:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 5.18 ft 9:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 5.17 ft 10:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 4.57 ft 11:00AM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 3.41 ft 12:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 2.01 ft 1:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 0.82 ft 2:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: -0.01 ft 3:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: -0.32 ft 4:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 0.31 ft 5:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 1.88 ft 6:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 3.68 ft 7:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 5.07 ft 8:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 5.82 ft 9:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 5.97 ft 10:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 5.52 ft 11:00PM Aug 01, 2015Forecast: 4.42 ft 12:00AM Aug 02, 2015Forecast: 2.85 ft 1:00AM Aug 02, 2015Forecast: 1.31 ft 2:00AM Aug 02, 2015Forecast: 0.1 ft 3:00AM Aug 02, 2015NOAA National Ocean ServiceBATN6(plotting HMIRG) Graph Created (3:15AM Jul 31, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:00PM Jul 30)Latest observed value: -0.03 ft at 2:36 AM EDT 31-Jul-2015. Flood Stage is 7.2 ft
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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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.88 ft on 10/29/2012
(2) 9.51 ft on 08/28/2011
(3) 8.51 ft on 03/14/2010
(4) 8.29 ft on 03/20/1996
(5) 8.36 ft on 03/14/1993
(6) 9.70 ft on 12/11/1992
(7) 8.73 ft on 10/31/1991
(8) 8.23 ft on 09/27/1985
(9) 8.53 ft on 03/29/1984
(10) 8.12 ft on 01/23/1966
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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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
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
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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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Battery gage data and forecast are in feet Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW)
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Upton, NY 11973
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