Metadata for Narragansett Bay at Fox Point (FOXR1)

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Latitude: 41.806700° N, Longitude: 71.400600° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 7 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 -2.47 4.53 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 -2.25 4.75 Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available 7 MLLW (Mean Lower Low Water)

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