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Rockaway River at Boonton below reservoir Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3 ft at 1:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.99 ft at 1:15PM Mar 23, 2017Highest Observation: 3 ft at 1:30PM Mar 23, 2017Highest Observation: 3 ft at 1:45PM Mar 23, 2017Highest Observation: 3 ft at 2:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.98 ft at 2:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.98 ft at 2:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.98 ft at 2:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.98 ft at 3:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.98 ft at 3:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.98 ft at 3:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.97 ft at 3:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.97 ft at 4:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.97 ft at 4:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.98 ft at 4:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.97 ft at 4:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.97 ft at 5:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.97 ft at 5:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.97 ft at 5:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.96 ft at 5:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.96 ft at 7:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.95 ft at 7:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.95 ft at 7:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.95 ft at 7:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 8:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 8:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 8:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 8:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 9:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 9:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 9:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 9:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.94 ft at 10:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 11:00PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 11:15PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 11:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:45PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 12:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 12:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 12:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 12:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 2:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 2:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 2:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 2:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 3:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 3:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 3:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 3:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 4:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 4:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 4:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 4:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 5:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 5:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 5:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 5:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 6:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 7:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 7:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 7:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 7:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 8:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 8:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 8:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 8:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 10:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:00AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 11:15AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 11:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 11:45AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 12:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 1:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 2:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 2:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 2:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 2:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 3:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 5:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 5:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.87 ft at 5:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.87 ft at 5:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 6:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 6:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 6:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 6:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 7:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 7:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 10:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:00PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 11:15PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 11:30PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:45PM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 2:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 3:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 4:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 4:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 4:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 4:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 5:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 6:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 6:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 6:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 6:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 7:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 8:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 8:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 11:00AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:15AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:30AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.81 ft at 11:45AM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 12:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 12:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 12:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 1:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 1:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 2:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 2:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 3:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 4:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 4:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 5:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 5:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 5:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 8:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 8:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 9:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 9:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 10:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 11:00PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 11:15PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:30PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:45PM Mar 25, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 12:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.87 ft at 1:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 1:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 1:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.85 ft at 1:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 2:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.87 ft at 2:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 5:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 5:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 5:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 5:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 6:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 6:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 6:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 7:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.88 ft at 7:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 8:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.89 ft at 8:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 8:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 9:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 10:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 10:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 11:00AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.9 ft at 11:15AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:30AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:45AM Mar 26, 2017Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:00PM Mar 26, 2017Forecast: 3 ft 2:00PM Mar 26, 2017Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00PM Mar 26, 2017Forecast: 3.1 ft 2:00AM Mar 27, 2017Forecast: 3.2 ft 8:00AM Mar 27, 2017Forecast: 3.3 ft 2:00PM Mar 27, 2017Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00PM Mar 27, 2017Forecast: 3.4 ft 2:00AM Mar 28, 2017Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00AM Mar 28, 2017Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00PM Mar 28, 2017Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM Mar 28, 2017Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00AM Mar 29, 2017Highest Forecast: 3.7 ft 8:00AM Mar 29, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBONN4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:47PM Mar 26, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 10:28AM Mar 26)Latest observed value: 2.91 ft at 12:00 PM EDT 26-Mar-2017. Flood Stage is 5 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Rockaway River at Boonton below reservoir are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 4.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 9.73 ft on 08/29/2011
(2) 8.30 ft on 01/25/1979
(3) 8.20 ft on 05/29/1968
(4) 8.17 ft on 04/06/1984
(5) 8.12 ft on 03/14/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7.23 ft on 09/09/2011
(2) 9.73 ft on 08/29/2011
(3) 6.75 ft on 04/17/2011
(4) 7.95 ft on 03/12/2011
(5) 6.92 ft on 03/07/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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8 Due to high water on the Rockaway River, water backs up through storm drains and flood portions of Lancaster Avenue, Normandy Drive, Buckingham Circle, Sheffield Place, Manchester Drive and Konner Avenue in Montville. High water on the Rockaway also backs up Hatfield Creek in Montville and causes additional flooding on Lancaster Avenue.
7.7 Change Bridge Road in Montville, north of Woodmont Road and south of Stiles Lane, floods. River Road in Montville floods near Condurso's Garden Center. Both roads are closed.
6 Flooding occurs on Vail Road in Montville. The Road heading into Parsippany is subject to closures.
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Latitude: 40.896944° N, Longitude: 74.394722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 195.68 ft 200.68 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 48 hours.

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During winter months, cold and ice may result in inaccurate real-time stream stage and streamflow data. Adjustments or deletions of this data can only be done after detailed analysis.
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