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West Canada Creek at Hinckley Dam Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 1209.76 ft at 12:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.75 ft at 12:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.74 ft at 1:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.73 ft at 1:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.73 ft at 1:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.72 ft at 1:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.71 ft at 2:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.7 ft at 2:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.7 ft at 2:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.69 ft at 2:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.68 ft at 3:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.67 ft at 3:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.66 ft at 3:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.66 ft at 3:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.65 ft at 4:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.64 ft at 4:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.63 ft at 4:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.62 ft at 4:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.62 ft at 5:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.61 ft at 5:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.6 ft at 5:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.59 ft at 5:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.58 ft at 6:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.58 ft at 6:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.57 ft at 6:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.56 ft at 6:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.55 ft at 7:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.54 ft at 7:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.54 ft at 7:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.52 ft at 7:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.52 ft at 8:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.51 ft at 8:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.51 ft at 8:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.5 ft at 8:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.49 ft at 9:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.48 ft at 9:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.48 ft at 9:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.47 ft at 9:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.46 ft at 10:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.45 ft at 10:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.45 ft at 10:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.44 ft at 10:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.43 ft at 11:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.42 ft at 11:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.42 ft at 11:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.41 ft at 11:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.4 ft at 12:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.39 ft at 12:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.38 ft at 12:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.38 ft at 12:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.37 ft at 1:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.36 ft at 1:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.35 ft at 1:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.35 ft at 1:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.34 ft at 2:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.32 ft at 2:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.32 ft at 2:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.31 ft at 2:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.3 ft at 3:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.29 ft at 3:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.29 ft at 3:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.28 ft at 3:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.27 ft at 4:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.26 ft at 4:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.26 ft at 4:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.25 ft at 4:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.24 ft at 5:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.23 ft at 5:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.22 ft at 5:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.22 ft at 5:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.21 ft at 6:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.2 ft at 6:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.19 ft at 6:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.18 ft at 6:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.18 ft at 7:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.17 ft at 7:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.16 ft at 7:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.15 ft at 7:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.15 ft at 8:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.14 ft at 8:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.13 ft at 8:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.12 ft at 8:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.11 ft at 9:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.1 ft at 9:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.1 ft at 9:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.09 ft at 9:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.07 ft at 10:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.07 ft at 10:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.07 ft at 10:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.06 ft at 10:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.05 ft at 11:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.04 ft at 11:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.03 ft at 11:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.03 ft at 11:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1209.02 ft at 12:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1209.01 ft at 12:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1209 ft at 12:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.99 ft at 12:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.99 ft at 1:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.98 ft at 1:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.97 ft at 1:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.96 ft at 1:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.96 ft at 2:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.95 ft at 2:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.94 ft at 2:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.93 ft at 2:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.93 ft at 3:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.92 ft at 3:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.92 ft at 3:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.91 ft at 3:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.9 ft at 4:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.9 ft at 4:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.89 ft at 4:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.89 ft at 4:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.88 ft at 5:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.87 ft at 5:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.87 ft at 5:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.86 ft at 5:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.86 ft at 6:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.85 ft at 6:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.85 ft at 6:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.84 ft at 6:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.83 ft at 7:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.83 ft at 7:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.82 ft at 7:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.82 ft at 7:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.81 ft at 8:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.81 ft at 8:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.8 ft at 8:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.8 ft at 8:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.79 ft at 9:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.78 ft at 9:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.77 ft at 9:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.76 ft at 9:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.76 ft at 10:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.75 ft at 10:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.75 ft at 10:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.74 ft at 10:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.73 ft at 11:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.72 ft at 11:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.72 ft at 11:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.71 ft at 11:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.7 ft at 12:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.69 ft at 12:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.68 ft at 12:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.68 ft at 12:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.67 ft at 1:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.66 ft at 1:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.65 ft at 1:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.64 ft at 1:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.64 ft at 2:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.63 ft at 2:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.62 ft at 2:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.61 ft at 2:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.6 ft at 3:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.6 ft at 3:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.58 ft at 3:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.58 ft at 3:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.57 ft at 4:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.56 ft at 4:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.55 ft at 4:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.54 ft at 4:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.53 ft at 5:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.52 ft at 5:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.51 ft at 5:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.51 ft at 5:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.5 ft at 6:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.49 ft at 6:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.48 ft at 6:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.47 ft at 6:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.47 ft at 7:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.46 ft at 7:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.45 ft at 7:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.44 ft at 7:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.44 ft at 8:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.43 ft at 8:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.42 ft at 8:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.41 ft at 8:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.41 ft at 9:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.4 ft at 9:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.4 ft at 9:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.39 ft at 9:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.38 ft at 10:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.38 ft at 10:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.37 ft at 10:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.37 ft at 10:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.36 ft at 11:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.35 ft at 11:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.35 ft at 11:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.34 ft at 11:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1208.33 ft at 12:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.33 ft at 12:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.33 ft at 12:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.32 ft at 12:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.32 ft at 1:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.31 ft at 1:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.3 ft at 1:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.3 ft at 1:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.28 ft at 2:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.27 ft at 2:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.26 ft at 2:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.25 ft at 2:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.24 ft at 3:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.24 ft at 3:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.23 ft at 3:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.22 ft at 3:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.21 ft at 4:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.21 ft at 4:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.2 ft at 4:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.19 ft at 4:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.18 ft at 5:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.18 ft at 5:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.17 ft at 5:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.16 ft at 5:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.15 ft at 6:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.14 ft at 6:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.13 ft at 6:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.13 ft at 6:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.12 ft at 7:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.11 ft at 7:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.1 ft at 7:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.04 ft at 7:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.03 ft at 8:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.02 ft at 8:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208.01 ft at 8:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1208 ft at 8:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.99 ft at 9:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.98 ft at 9:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.97 ft at 9:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.96 ft at 9:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.95 ft at 10:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.94 ft at 10:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.93 ft at 10:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.93 ft at 10:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.91 ft at 11:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.9 ft at 11:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.89 ft at 11:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.89 ft at 11:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.88 ft at 12:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.86 ft at 12:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.86 ft at 12:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.85 ft at 12:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.84 ft at 1:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.83 ft at 1:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.82 ft at 1:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.82 ft at 1:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.81 ft at 2:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.8 ft at 2:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.79 ft at 2:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.78 ft at 2:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.77 ft at 3:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.76 ft at 3:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.76 ft at 3:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.75 ft at 3:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.74 ft at 4:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.73 ft at 4:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.72 ft at 4:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.72 ft at 4:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.71 ft at 5:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.7 ft at 5:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.68 ft at 5:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.68 ft at 5:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.67 ft at 6:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.66 ft at 6:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.66 ft at 6:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.64 ft at 6:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.64 ft at 7:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.63 ft at 7:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.62 ft at 7:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.61 ft at 7:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.6 ft at 8:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.59 ft at 8:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.58 ft at 8:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.58 ft at 8:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.57 ft at 9:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.56 ft at 9:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.55 ft at 9:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.54 ft at 9:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.53 ft at 10:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.53 ft at 10:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.52 ft at 10:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.51 ft at 10:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.5 ft at 11:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.49 ft at 11:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.48 ft at 11:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 1207.47 ft at 11:45PM Jan 30, 2015Highest Forecast: 1207.6 ft 1:00AM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 1207.5 ft 7:00AM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 1207.3 ft 1:00PM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 1207.1 ft 7:00PM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 1207 ft 1:00AM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 1206.8 ft 7:00AM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 1206.6 ft 1:00PM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 1206.5 ft 7:00PM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 1206.3 ft 1:00AM Feb 02, 2015Forecast: 1206.2 ft 7:00AM Feb 02, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHIKN6(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (12:15AM Jan 31, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 10:52AM Jan 30)Latest observed value: 1207.47 ft at 11:45 PM EST 30-Jan-2015. Flood Stage is 1227 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading affected by reservoir operations.

NOTE: Gauge reading may be affected by ice. Forecast flows are unadjusted for ice.

NOTE: Forecasts for the West Canada Creek at Hinckley Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 1230
Moderate Flood Stage: 1228
Flood Stage: 1227
Action Stage: 1225
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 1,230.73 ft on 04/28/2011
(2) 1,230.20 ft on 10/02/1945
(3) 1,229.85 ft on 06/29/2006
(4) 1,229.05 ft on 04/16/2014
(5) 1,228.70 ft on 04/28/1980
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 1,229.05 ft on 04/16/2014
(2) 1,228.02 ft on 07/03/2013
(3) 1,227.23 ft on 06/29/2013
(4) 1,227.49 ft on 04/20/2013
(5) 1,230.73 ft on 04/28/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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1230 Major flood stage.
1228 Moderate flood stage. Three feet of water are spilling over and there is widespread flooding downstream between Hinckley and Herkimer.
1227 Minor flood stage with two feet of water flowing over the spillway. The river overflows its banks downstream.
1226 One foot of water is flowing over the spillway.
1225.5 Six inches of water are flowing over the spillway.
1225 Action stage as water reaches the spillway and begins to flow over.
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Latitude: 43.311389° N, Longitude: 75.108333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 1227 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 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0 ft 1227 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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