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Rockaway River at Boonton above reservoir Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 1.1 ft at 12:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 12:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 12:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 12:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 3:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 3:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 7:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 8:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 8:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 8:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 8:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 6:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 6:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 6:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 12:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 12:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 12:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 1:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.12 ft at 8:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.12 ft at 8:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 8:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 9:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 9:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.16 ft at 9:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 10:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 10:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 12:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:30PM Nov 26, 2020Highest Observation: 1.29 ft at 7:45PM Nov 26, 2020Highest Observation: 1.29 ft at 8:00PM Nov 26, 2020Highest Observation: 1.29 ft at 8:15PM Nov 26, 2020Highest Observation: 1.29 ft at 8:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 8:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 3:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 3:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 3:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 3:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 10:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 10:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 9:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 9:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 9:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 9:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 10:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 10:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 10:30PM Nov 27, 2020Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 1:00AM Nov 28, 2020Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 7:00AM Nov 28, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 1:00PM Nov 28, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 7:00PM Nov 28, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 1:00AM Nov 29, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 7:00AM Nov 29, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 1:00PM Nov 29, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 7:00PM Nov 29, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 1:00AM Nov 30, 2020Forecast: 1 ft 7:00AM Nov 30, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBOTN4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:47PM Nov 27, 2020)ObservedForecast (issued 11:41AM Nov 27)Latest observed value: 1.19 ft at 10:30 PM EST 27-Nov-2020. Flood Stage is 4.5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Rockaway River at Boonton above reservoir are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 7
Moderate Flood Stage: 6
Flood Stage: 4.5
Action Stage: 3.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 3.70 ft on 05/01/2014

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 3.70 ft on 05/01/2014

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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10 Main Street businesses in Denville experience several feet of water.
9 Businesses on Main Street in Denville begin to flood. Sections of Boonton (municipality) begin to flood.
8 Interstate Route 80 in Denville floods. Portions of Dover Township are under several feet of water.
7 Park's Lake area in Denville is flooded. Residents near Savage Road in Denville take on water. Residential areas in Dover Township adjacent to the river experience significant flooding.
6 Main Street in Rockaway is flooded. Jackson Avenue in Rockaway is flooded. Water backs up and comes through the sewer system. Main Street in Denville begins to flood. Gardner Park in Denville experiences significant flooding. Football and baseball fields are submerged in several feet of water. Portions of Boonton Township begin to flood.
5.5 The main parking lot at St. Clare's Hospital begins to flood.
5 Savage Road and other roads around Gardner Park in Denville flood.
3.5 The Rockaway River leaves its banks and floods adjacent parks and trails in Denville including Gardner park.
2 The Rockaway River leaves its banks and begins to flood the river parking lot at St. Clare's Hospital.
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Latitude: 40.907500° N, Longitude: 74.419167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 4.5 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 479 483.5 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
Other Not Available Not Available  

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