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: 2013-07-01 Crest: 8.75 ft.Datum change: 1925-08-17Number of Floods: 102

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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
2013-07-018.754880Minornone



Codes and description

C1|Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information 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: 07:20 AM Nov 12, 2013