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Hudson River near Waterford Stage (ft)Observed: 30.52 ft at 9:15PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.54 ft at 9:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.54 ft at 9:45PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.54 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.49 ft at 10:15PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.42 ft at 10:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.32 ft at 10:45PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.23 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 11:15PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.06 ft at 11:45PM May 19, 2015Observed: 30.02 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 12:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 12:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.95 ft at 12:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.94 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.95 ft at 1:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 1:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 1:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 2:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.04 ft at 2:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 2:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 3:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 3:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.16 ft at 3:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.18 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 4:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.2 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.21 ft at 4:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.21 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.21 ft at 5:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.22 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.21 ft at 5:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.2 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.2 ft at 6:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.2 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.2 ft at 6:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.2 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 7:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.18 ft at 7:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.18 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 8:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 8:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.16 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.16 ft at 9:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 9:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.16 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 10:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.18 ft at 10:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 10:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.2 ft at 11:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 11:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 11:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 12:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 12:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 12:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 1:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 1:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 1:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 2:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 2:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 2:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 3:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 3:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 3:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 4:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.18 ft at 4:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.18 ft at 4:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 5:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.19 ft at 5:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.18 ft at 5:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.17 ft at 6:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.16 ft at 6:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.16 ft at 6:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.15 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 7:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 7:16PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 7:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 7:31PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 7:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 7:46PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 8:01PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 8:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 8:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 8:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 9:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 9:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 9:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 10:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 10:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 10:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.08 ft at 11:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.07 ft at 11:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.07 ft at 11:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 30.07 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.08 ft at 12:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.09 ft at 12:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.09 ft at 12:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 1:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 1:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.09 ft at 1:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.08 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.07 ft at 2:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.06 ft at 2:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.06 ft at 2:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.07 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.08 ft at 3:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.09 ft at 3:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 3:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 4:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 4:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.09 ft at 5:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.09 ft at 5:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 5:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 6:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 6:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.13 ft at 6:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 7:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 7:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 7:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 7:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 8:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 8:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.11 ft at 8:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.12 ft at 8:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.14 ft at 9:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.23 ft at 9:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.4 ft at 9:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.53 ft at 9:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.6 ft at 10:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.67 ft at 10:15AM May 21, 2015Highest Observation: 30.69 ft at 10:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.68 ft at 10:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.65 ft at 11:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.62 ft at 11:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.54 ft at 11:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.49 ft at 11:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.43 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.39 ft at 12:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.37 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.34 ft at 12:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.32 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.28 ft at 1:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.26 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.22 ft at 1:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.1 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.89 ft at 2:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.89 ft at 2:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.81 ft at 2:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.77 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.75 ft at 3:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.74 ft at 3:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.68 ft at 3:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.66 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.65 ft at 4:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.66 ft at 4:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.65 ft at 4:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.64 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.7 ft at 5:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.78 ft at 5:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 5:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.94 ft at 6:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 6:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 6:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 7:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 7:16PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30 ft at 7:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30 ft at 7:31PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.01 ft at 7:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.01 ft at 7:46PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.01 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30.01 ft at 8:01PM May 21, 2015Observed: 30 ft at 8:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 8:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 8:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 9:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 9:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.99 ft at 9:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 10:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 10:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 10:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 11:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 11:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 11:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 12:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 12:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.95 ft at 12:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 1:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 1:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 1:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 2:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 2:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.98 ft at 2:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 3:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 3:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 3:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.97 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.96 ft at 4:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.95 ft at 4:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.94 ft at 4:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.93 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 5:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 5:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 5:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.93 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.94 ft at 6:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.94 ft at 6:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.94 ft at 6:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.94 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.93 ft at 7:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 7:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 7:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.92 ft at 8:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.88 ft at 8:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 8:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.86 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.85 ft at 9:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.86 ft at 9:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.83 ft at 9:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.8 ft at 10:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.79 ft at 10:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.78 ft at 10:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.77 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.75 ft at 11:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.75 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.75 ft at 11:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.75 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.76 ft at 12:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.77 ft at 12:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.83 ft at 12:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.85 ft at 1:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.85 ft at 1:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.85 ft at 1:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 1:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 2:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 2:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.88 ft at 2:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 2:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 3:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.87 ft at 3:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.86 ft at 3:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.84 ft at 3:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.83 ft at 4:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 4:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 4:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.81 ft at 4:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.86 ft at 5:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 5:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.8 ft at 5:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.8 ft at 5:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.8 ft at 6:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.81 ft at 6:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 6:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 6:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 7:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.83 ft at 7:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.83 ft at 7:16PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 7:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 7:31PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 7:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 7:46PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 8:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.82 ft at 8:01PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.83 ft at 8:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 29.83 ft at 8:30PM May 22, 2015Forecast: 30 ft 2:00AM May 23, 2015Forecast: 30 ft 8:00AM May 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 30.1 ft 2:00PM May 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 30.1 ft 8:00PM May 23, 2015Forecast: 30 ft 2:00AM May 24, 2015Forecast: 30 ft 8:00AM May 24, 2015Forecast: 30 ft 2:00PM May 24, 2015Highest Forecast: 30.1 ft 8:00PM May 24, 2015Forecast: 30 ft 2:00AM May 25, 2015Forecast: 29.9 ft 8:00AM May 25, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWTFN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:00PM May 22, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 11:34AM May 22)Latest observed value: 29.83 ft at 8:30 PM EDT 22-May-2015. Flood Stage is 34 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 37
Moderate Flood Stage: 35
Flood Stage: 34
Action Stage: 33
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 36.38 ft on 05/30/1984
(2) 35.59 ft on 05/04/1983
(3) 34.76 ft on 05/13/1996
(4) 34.60 ft on 08/29/2011
(5) 34.38 ft on 05/22/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 34.60 ft on 08/29/2011
(2) 34.36 ft on 08/29/2011
(3) 30.87 ft on 04/29/2011
(4) 27.45 ft on 01/25/1999
(5) 32.50 ft on 01/09/1998
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 19.00 ft on 12/10/1998
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37 The river is at major flood stage.
36 Widespread and significant flooding of riverfront properties.
35 The river is at moderate flood stage.
34 The river is at minor flood stage with widespread flooding in the area and the docks at Lock One Marina are under water.
33 The river is at action stage with nearby walkways and docks starting to overflow.
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Latitude: 42.829167° N, Longitude: 73.666667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 34 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0 ft 34 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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Normal Navigation pool 31.0 feet. Normal winter pool 20.0 feet.
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