South Branch Raritan River at Stanton, Hunterdon County NJ (STTN4)
Gage Location: Hunterdon County, New JerseySite Location: Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Latitude: 40.573Longitude: -74.868Elevation: 125.01 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 147 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 8 ft. Moderate Stage: 10 ft.Major Stage: 12 ft.
First Flood: 1903-10-09Last Flood: 2014-05-01 Crest: 8.71 ft.Datum change: 1925-08-17Number of Floods: 103

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Date of FloodCrest(ft)Streamflow(cfs)CategoryCode
1903-10-0910.529020ModerateC1
1905-01-0712.516840MajorC1 C5
1906-03-038.85000MinorC1
1919-07-21106840ModerateC1
1922-02-0294330MinorC1
1923-03-168.54590MinorC1
1924-04-07106840ModerateC1
1925-02-129.83200MinorC1 C5
1926-02-199.52-9999Minornone
1926-02-258.054220Minornone
1927-01-218.01-9999Minornone
1927-10-1883730Minornone
1927-11-038.13840Minornone
1927-11-188.053730Minornone
1928-02-158.574720Minornone
1929-02-079.345790Minornone
1929-02-268.424490Minornone
1932-11-109.255660Minornone
1932-11-198.13800Minornone
1933-08-2310.467640Moderatenone
1934-03-0410.052980Moderatenone
1934-09-309.225610Minornone
1935-07-0910.88260Moderatenone
1936-03-129.375800Minornone
1936-04-068.384460Minornone
1938-07-238.514600Minornone
1938-09-2110.728130Moderatenone
1938-12-068.084080Minornone
1940-02-118-9999Minornone
1940-03-1512.1910900Majornone
1940-05-219.355780Minornone
1940-06-028.44460Minornone
1941-02-0783960Minornone
1942-08-098.925160Minornone
1944-03-138.464540Minornone
1944-04-248.154140Minornone
1945-07-1912.2210900Majornone
1945-12-269.06-9999Minornone
1946-06-029.035320Minornone
1946-07-238.614740Minornone
1948-02-198.54-9999Minornone
1948-05-138.664810Minornone
1948-12-309.856580Minornone
1949-01-068.544650Minornone
1950-11-25106840Moderatenone
1950-12-088.354400Minornone
1951-03-308.764940Minornone
1951-07-288.834930Minornone
1951-11-0712.0110600Majornone
1951-12-218.384440Minornone
1952-03-118.434510Minornone
1952-04-058.034010Minornone
1952-11-228.294330Minornone
1953-01-248.474560Minornone
1955-08-1310.297330Moderatenone
1955-08-1915.2218000Majornone
1955-10-1412.5511700Majornone
1957-12-218.294320Minornone
1958-02-289.045340Minornone
1960-09-128.124100Minornone
1962-03-128.254260Minornone
1963-03-059.07-9999MinorC5 C7
1966-02-138.75-9999MinorF2
1967-08-038.174160MinorF2
1970-04-0211.9610500ModerateF2
1971-08-289.996820MinorF2
1972-06-2210.257260ModerateF2
1973-02-038.244250MinorF2
1973-12-219.776460MinorF2
1975-07-138.895130MinorF2
1978-01-269.195560MinorF2
1979-01-2512.7212100MajorF2
1980-03-228.34330MinorF2
1982-02-0310.025300ModerateC5 F2
1983-04-169.96670MinorF2
1984-07-0712.0410600MajorF2
1987-04-059.115380MinorF1 F2
1989-09-209.656240MinorF2
1996-01-199.766430MinorF2
1996-10-199.916680MinorF2
1999-09-1613.914800MajorF2
2003-10-298.154130MinorF2
2003-12-119.245580MinorF2
2004-07-288.895062MinorF2
2004-09-298.14080MinorF2
2005-04-0210.17010ModerateF2
2005-10-128.494550MinorF2
2006-06-289.335720MinorF2
2007-04-1612.2111000MajorF2
2008-03-088.694800MinorF2
2009-07-028.194180MinorF2
2009-08-0211.178940ModerateF2
2010-03-1410.577830ModerateF2
2010-10-018.794930minorF2
2011-03-119.135530MinorF2
2011-04-178.174160MinorF2
2011-08-2813.6114100MajorF2
2011-09-079.255590MinorF2
2011-09-0811.9810600ModerateF2
2011-09-289.696310MinorF2
2011-11-238.094070MinorF2
2013-07-018.754880MinorF2
2014-05-018.714830MinorF2



Codes and description

C1|Crest information during this period may be incomplete and therefore was not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information during this period looks reliable despite potential problems. This data was used in frequency calculations.
C3|Crest height estimated by the USGS.
C4|Crest height is from the National Weather Service.
C5|Crest height affected by backwater.
C6|Crest occurred at a previous flood stage that is lower than the current flood stage. The crests below the new flood stage are not used in flood frequency calculations.
C7|Crest from USGS yearly peak and/or date is different than the crest we provide. In many cases MARFC uses crest based on backwater or ice effects.
C8|Crest month or day of occurrence has been estimated by The Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center usually based on nearby gage information.
C9|Crest date (day) in the month is unknown.
F1|Flow is an estimate.
F2|Flow affected by regulation or diversion and in some cases to an unknown degree.
F3|Flow effected by snow-melt, ice jam or debris jam break up.
F4|Flow affected by dam failure.
F5|Flow - All or part of the record affected by urbanization, mining, agricultural changes, channelization or other factors.
G1|Gage height at a different site and/or datum.
G2|Gage is not an official USGS gage with crests provided by the NWS. Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in flood frequency calculations.
G3|Gage datum changed during this year.
none,No code; Good Data

Updated: 07:31 AM Dec 19, 2014