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Hackensack River at New Milford, NJ (NMLN4)


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Inundation Levels
NAVD88 Stage

18.313.0
Record Crest: 12.36 ft
17.312.0
16.311.0
15.310.0

Major Flooding Begins

14.39.0
13.38.0

Moderate Flooding Begins

12.37.0
11.36.0

Minor Flooding Begins

10.85.5

Near Flooding Begins

10.35.0
* = Extended rating
Weather Forecast Office Upton, NY Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center
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1.5 ft at 11/18/2017 18:15:00 UTC
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 10
Moderate Flood Stage: 8
Flood Stage: 6
Action Stage: 5.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 12.36 ft on 04/16/2007
(2) 11.45 ft on 09/16/1999
(3) 8.23 ft on 05/17/1989
(4) 7.96 ft on 04/05/1984
(5) 7.95 ft on 11/09/1977
(6) 7.68 ft on 03/14/2010
(7) 7.35 ft on 03/07/2011
(8) 6.76 ft on 04/05/1987
(9) 6.33 ft on 03/11/2011
(10) 6.01 ft on 05/17/1990

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.33 ft on 03/11/2011
(2) 7.35 ft on 03/07/2011
(3) 7.68 ft on 03/14/2010
(4) 12.36 ft on 04/16/2007
(5) 11.45 ft on 09/16/1999
(6) 6.01 ft on 05/17/1990
(7) 8.23 ft on 05/17/1989
(8) 6.76 ft on 04/05/1987
(9) 7.96 ft on 04/05/1984
(10) 7.95 ft on 11/09/1977

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

Graphical representation of flood inundation for NWS flood categories are based on steady state hydraulic modeling of water surface elevations for incremented discharges. Map shows approximate inundation areas for given water surface elevations and should not be used for navigation or permitting or other legal purposes, but strictly as a planning reference tool.

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10 Home evacuations due to water into homes along Columbia Street, Harvard Street, Pine Avenue and Lenox Avenue. River Edge Road to River Road closed due to flooding. New Milford Avenue closed due to flooding.
8 Water into homes along Columbia Street, Harvard Street, Pine Avenue and Lenox Avenue. Flooding along River Edge Road to River Road. Flooding along New Milford Avenue.
6 Minor flooding along Columbia Street, Harvard Street, Pine Avenue and Lenox Avenue. Water up to River Edge Road to River Road and New Milford Avenue.
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Graphical representation of flood inundation for NWS flood categories are based on steady state hydraulic modeling of water surface elevations for incremented discharges. Map shows approximate inundation areas for given water surface elevations and should not be used for navigation or permitting or other legal purposes, but strictly as a planning reference tool.