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Raritan River at Bound Brook Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 17.19 ft at 11:30PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 17.19 ft at 11:45PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 17.19 ft at 12:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 12:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 12:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 12:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 1:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 1:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 1:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 1:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 2:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 2:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 2:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 2:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 3:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 3:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 3:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 3:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 4:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 4:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 4:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 4:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 5:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 5:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 5:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 5:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 6:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 6:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 6:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 6:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 7:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 7:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 7:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 7:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 8:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 8:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 8:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 8:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 9:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 9:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 9:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 9:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 10:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 10:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 10:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 10:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 11:00AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 11:15AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 11:30AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 11:45AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 12:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 12:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.16 ft at 12:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.16 ft at 12:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.16 ft at 1:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.16 ft at 1:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.17 ft at 1:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.18 ft at 1:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.19 ft at 2:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.2 ft at 2:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.2 ft at 2:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.2 ft at 2:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.2 ft at 3:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.2 ft at 3:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.2 ft at 3:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.2 ft at 3:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.21 ft at 4:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.26 ft at 4:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.33 ft at 4:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.46 ft at 4:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.62 ft at 5:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.79 ft at 5:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 17.97 ft at 5:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 18.16 ft at 5:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 18.39 ft at 6:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 18.66 ft at 6:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 18.93 ft at 6:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.16 ft at 6:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.35 ft at 7:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.51 ft at 7:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.63 ft at 7:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.72 ft at 7:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.8 ft at 8:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.86 ft at 8:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.91 ft at 8:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.95 ft at 8:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 19.98 ft at 9:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.02 ft at 9:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.07 ft at 9:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.13 ft at 9:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.21 ft at 10:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.31 ft at 10:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.43 ft at 10:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.57 ft at 10:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.71 ft at 11:00PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 20.86 ft at 11:15PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 21.01 ft at 11:30PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 21.15 ft at 11:45PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 21.3 ft at 12:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.44 ft at 12:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.58 ft at 12:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.71 ft at 12:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.83 ft at 1:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.95 ft at 1:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.06 ft at 1:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.16 ft at 1:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.25 ft at 2:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.32 ft at 2:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.37 ft at 2:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.41 ft at 2:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.42 ft at 3:00AM Sep 24, 2021Highest Observation: 22.43 ft at 3:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.41 ft at 3:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.39 ft at 3:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.36 ft at 4:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.32 ft at 4:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.27 ft at 4:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.22 ft at 4:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.16 ft at 5:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.09 ft at 5:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 22.02 ft at 5:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.95 ft at 5:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.88 ft at 6:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.81 ft at 6:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.74 ft at 6:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.68 ft at 6:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.61 ft at 7:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.56 ft at 7:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.51 ft at 7:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.47 ft at 7:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.44 ft at 8:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.42 ft at 8:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.41 ft at 8:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.41 ft at 8:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.42 ft at 9:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.43 ft at 9:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.43 ft at 9:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.44 ft at 9:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.45 ft at 10:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.45 ft at 10:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.46 ft at 10:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.46 ft at 10:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.45 ft at 11:00AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.45 ft at 11:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.43 ft at 11:30AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.42 ft at 11:45AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.4 ft at 12:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.37 ft at 12:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.35 ft at 12:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.31 ft at 12:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.28 ft at 1:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.24 ft at 1:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.2 ft at 1:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.15 ft at 1:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.11 ft at 2:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.06 ft at 2:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 21.01 ft at 2:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.96 ft at 2:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.91 ft at 3:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.87 ft at 3:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.82 ft at 3:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.77 ft at 3:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.73 ft at 4:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.69 ft at 4:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.64 ft at 4:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.6 ft at 4:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.55 ft at 5:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.51 ft at 5:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.47 ft at 5:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.43 ft at 5:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.4 ft at 6:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.37 ft at 6:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.33 ft at 6:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.3 ft at 6:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.27 ft at 7:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.24 ft at 7:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.21 ft at 7:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.19 ft at 7:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.16 ft at 8:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.13 ft at 8:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.11 ft at 8:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.08 ft at 8:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.05 ft at 9:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.03 ft at 9:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 20.01 ft at 9:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.98 ft at 9:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.95 ft at 10:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.93 ft at 10:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.91 ft at 10:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.89 ft at 10:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.85 ft at 11:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.83 ft at 11:15PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.8 ft at 11:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.77 ft at 11:45PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 19.75 ft at 12:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.72 ft at 12:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.69 ft at 12:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.67 ft at 12:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.64 ft at 1:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.61 ft at 1:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.58 ft at 1:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.55 ft at 1:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.52 ft at 2:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.5 ft at 2:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.47 ft at 2:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.44 ft at 2:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.41 ft at 3:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.39 ft at 3:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.36 ft at 3:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.33 ft at 3:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.31 ft at 4:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.28 ft at 4:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.26 ft at 4:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.23 ft at 4:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.21 ft at 5:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.19 ft at 5:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.17 ft at 5:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.14 ft at 5:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.12 ft at 6:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.1 ft at 6:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.08 ft at 6:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.06 ft at 6:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.04 ft at 7:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 19.01 ft at 7:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.99 ft at 7:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.97 ft at 7:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.95 ft at 8:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.93 ft at 8:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.91 ft at 8:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.89 ft at 8:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.87 ft at 9:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.85 ft at 9:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.84 ft at 9:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.82 ft at 9:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.8 ft at 10:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.78 ft at 10:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.76 ft at 10:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.75 ft at 10:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.73 ft at 11:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.71 ft at 11:15AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.69 ft at 11:30AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.68 ft at 11:45AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.67 ft at 12:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.66 ft at 12:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.65 ft at 12:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.64 ft at 12:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.62 ft at 1:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.61 ft at 1:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.59 ft at 1:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.58 ft at 1:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.57 ft at 2:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.56 ft at 2:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.55 ft at 2:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.53 ft at 2:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.53 ft at 3:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.52 ft at 3:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.51 ft at 3:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.51 ft at 3:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.49 ft at 4:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.48 ft at 4:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.48 ft at 4:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.47 ft at 4:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.45 ft at 5:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.45 ft at 5:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.44 ft at 5:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.43 ft at 5:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.43 ft at 6:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.42 ft at 6:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.41 ft at 6:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.4 ft at 6:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.4 ft at 7:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.39 ft at 7:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.37 ft at 7:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.37 ft at 7:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.36 ft at 8:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.35 ft at 8:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.35 ft at 8:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.35 ft at 8:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.35 ft at 9:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.35 ft at 9:15PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.35 ft at 9:30PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.35 ft at 9:45PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.34 ft at 10:00PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 18.33 ft at 10:15PM Sep 25, 2021Highest Forecast: 18.2 ft 2:00AM Sep 26, 2021Forecast: 18.1 ft 8:00AM Sep 26, 2021Forecast: 17.9 ft 2:00PM Sep 26, 2021Forecast: 17.8 ft 8:00PM Sep 26, 2021Forecast: 17.7 ft 2:00AM Sep 27, 2021Forecast: 17.7 ft 8:00AM Sep 27, 2021Forecast: 17.6 ft 2:00PM Sep 27, 2021Forecast: 17.6 ft 8:00PM Sep 27, 2021Forecast: 17.5 ft 2:00AM Sep 28, 2021Forecast: 17.5 ft 8:00AM Sep 28, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBDKN4(plotting HGIR2) Graph Created (11:18PM Sep 25, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 9:59AM Sep 25)Latest observed value: 18.33 ft at 10:15 PM EDT 25-Sep-2021. Flood Stage is 28 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Raritan River at Bound Brook are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 33
Moderate Flood Stage: 30
Flood Stage: 28
Action Stage: 26
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 42.13 ft on 09/17/1999
(2) 42.13 ft on 09/02/2021
(3) 41.90 ft on 08/28/2011
(4) 38.38 ft on 04/16/2007
(5) 37.47 ft on 08/28/1971
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 42.13 ft on 09/02/2021
(2) 30.53 ft on 08/24/2021
(3) 28.01 ft on 12/25/2020
(4) 29.65 ft on 11/25/2018
(5) 34.65 ft on 05/01/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 16.10 ft on 07/09/1993

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33 A large portion of Bound Brook is protected by the flood reduction project. Pump station operations become critical, at this stage, for the continued protection of the borough.
30 Main Street is protected by flap valves/sluice gates. This level triggers the gate closures to protect Main Street.
28 Backyard and low areas are protected by levees and the flood wall. Without the levees or if there is a breach in the levees, minor flooding will occur.
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Latitude: 40.551111° N, Longitude: 74.548333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 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 0 ft 28 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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