LAKE HOPATCONG AT LANDING NJ

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Lake Hopatcong At Landing Nj


April 16, 2024

9 ft

-0.95% today
109% of Normal Normal

Water gage height, ft levels at Lake Hopatcong At Landing Nj are currently 9 ft, about 109% of normal. The average for this time of year is approximately 8.58ft. Maximum recorded Gage height, ft since record keeping began in 2007 was 2011-09-09 when levels reached 10.7 ft. Lowest recorded Gage height, ft was 2013-11-26 when levels receded to 3.73 ft. View historical levels.

Lake Hopatcong is located in the Landing area of New Jersey and has a rich history, dating back to the 1700s. The lake is a man-made reservoir created by the Morris Canal, and it serves as a primary source of drinking water for the local communities. The lake is fed by several small streams and is connected to the Musconetcong River. The hydrology of the lake is influenced by both surface water flow and snowpack. The surface flow comes from precipitation and runoff, while the snowpack provides a slow and steady melt throughout the spring. The lake is used for a variety of recreational activities, including boating, fishing, and swimming. It also serves as a source of irrigation for local agriculture.



Geolocation -74.664, 40.918
Elevation 918.91 ft
Gage Height, Ft 24hr Change -0.95%
Percent of Normal 109%
Minimum 3.73 ft
2013-11-26
Maximum 10.7 ft
2011-09-09
Average 9 ft
Dam_Height 17
Drainage_Area 25.4
Year_Completed 1925
Nid_Storage 48209
Primary_Dam_Type Concrete
Surface_Area 2474
River_Or_Stream Musconetcong River
Dam_Length 271
Hazard_Potential High
Nid_Height 17

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Pier 68

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