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Kill Van Kull at Bergen Point (IN MLLW) Tide Height (ft)Forecast: 1.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 2.7 ft 3:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 3.8 ft 4:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 4.9 ft 5:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 5.6 ft 6:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 6.1 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 5.8 ft 8:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 5.1 ft 9:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 4 ft 10:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 2.9 ft 11:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 2 ft 12:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 1.3 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 1.2 ft 2:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 1.9 ft 3:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 3.1 ft 4:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 4.3 ft 5:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 5.1 ft 6:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 5.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 5.5 ft 8:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 5 ft 9:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 4.1 ft 10:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 3 ft 11:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 2.1 ft 12:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 1.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 1.2 ft 2:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 1.6 ft 3:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 2.8 ft 4:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 4 ft 5:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.1 ft 8:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 5.8 ft 9:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 4.8 ft 10:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 3.6 ft 11:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 2.5 ft 12:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 1.1 ft 2:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 1.3 ft 3:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 2.1 ft 4:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 3.4 ft 5:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 4.5 ft 6:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 5.3 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 5.6 ft 8:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 5.4 ft 9:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 4.7 ft 10:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 3.6 ft 11:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 2.5 ft 12:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 1.1 ft 2:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 1.3 ft 3:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 2.2 ft 4:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 3.5 ft 5:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 4.8 ft 6:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 5.9 ft 7:00PM Apr 22, 2024Highest Forecast: 6.4 ft 8:00PM Apr 22, 2024Highest Forecast: 6.4 ft 9:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 5.8 ft 10:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 4.6 ft 11:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 3.3 ft 12:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 2.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 1.3 ft 2:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 1 ft 3:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 1.4 ft 4:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 2.5 ft 5:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 3.9 ft 6:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 5 ft 7:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 5.5 ft 8:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 5.6 ft 9:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 5.1 ft 10:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 4.3 ft 11:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 3.2 ft 12:00PM Apr 23, 2024NOAA National Ocean ServiceBGNN6(plotting HMIRG) Graph Created (12:16PM Apr 20, 2024)Forecast (issued 3:55AM Apr 20)Flood Stage is 7.2 ft
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NOTE: Tide Forecasts are a total water level forecast referenced to mean lower low water. Please refer to Coastal Flood Advisories and Warnings for official water level forecasts during periods of coastal flooding. During tropical cyclones, please refer here for additional storm surge information. Click here for Flood Category definitions.

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

NOTE: Forecasts for the Kill Van Kull at Bergen Point (IN MLLW) are issued routinely year-round.

Vertical Datum references a tidal datum (MLLW)...for more information see Tides and Currents .

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 9.6
Moderate Flood Stage: 8.5
Flood Stage: 7.2
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): -1.8

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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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14.6 Five to eight feet of inundation occurs on the East Shore of Staten Island extending to Hylan Boulevard. Three to six feet of inundation occurs on the South Shore along the southeast tip of the island. Two to six feet of inundation occurs along Arthur Kill.Flooding up to the Oradell Dam in Hackensack and Dundee Dam in Passaic. Inundation of all of Hoboken east of NJ Transit line with three to sevel feet at Waterfront.Inundation of all of Jersey City east of 1-78 with three to five feet at Waterfront.
9.3 Inundation of one to two feet occurs at the Hoboken Terminal and the Hoboken Waterfront.
8.5 Inundation occurs on Bellville Turnpike (Route 7) near the Hackensack River, in Kearney, New Jersey.
8.4 Flooding begins in Hoboken near the riverfront boardwalk. Minor inundation of a several tracks at the Hoboken Terminals. Inundation occurs on Arthur Kill Road and Ridgewood Avenue in Staten Island as well as on Travis Avenue and Victory Boulevard.
7.2 Inundation occurs near Travis Avenue and Victory Boulevard in the Fresh Kills area of Staten Island.Inundation of Fishouse Road in Kearney, New Jersey, near the PSEG plant.
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Latitude: 40.639000° N, Longitude: 74.146300° 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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(gauge height = flood stage)
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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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