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Boardman River near Mayfield Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 3.65 ft at 7:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 3.68 ft at 9:30PM Mar 23, 2017Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 11:30PM Mar 23, 2017Observed: 3.98 ft at 1:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 3.62 ft at 3:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 3.61 ft at 6:30AM Mar 24, 2017Observed: 3.96 ft at 1:30PM Mar 27, 2017Observed: 3.97 ft at 3:30PM Mar 27, 2017Observed: 3.96 ft at 5:30PM Mar 27, 2017Observed: 3.96 ft at 7:30PM Mar 27, 2017Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:30PM Mar 27, 2017Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:30PM Mar 27, 2017Observed: 3.95 ft at 1:30AM Mar 28, 2017Observed: 3.94 ft at 3:30AM Mar 28, 2017Observed: 3.95 ft at 5:30AM Mar 28, 2017Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:30AM Mar 28, 2017Observed: 3.94 ft at 7:30AM Mar 28, 2017Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:30AM Mar 28, 2017Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:30AM Mar 28, 2017Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:30PM Mar 28, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesMYFM4(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (5:15PM Mar 28, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.93 ft at 1:30 PM EDT 28-Mar-2017. Flood Stage is 7 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Gauge reading may be affected by ice during freezing weather from November to April.

Reliability of the Forecast: Forecast data shown here are guidance values only. Please refer to your local NWS office.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Boardman River near Mayfield are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 7
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 6.12 ft on 04/15/2014
(2) 5.44 ft on 04/02/1998
(3) 5.21 ft on 04/13/2001
(4) 5.14 ft on 04/20/2013
(5) 5.00 ft on 03/30/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.12 ft on 04/15/2014
(2) 5.14 ft on 04/20/2013
(3) 4.80 ft on 03/16/2012
(4) 4.98 ft on 04/28/2011
(5) 4.12 ft on 03/18/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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9.4 Water reaches deck of bridge near entrance to Ranch Rudolf.
8 Water begins to impact Brown Bridge Rd around Ranch Rudolf.
6 River begins to flood right bank of river at Ranch Rudolf.
5.3 Water begins to impact Ranch Rudolf canoe landing on right bank of river adjacent to gage.
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Latitude: 44.656667° N, Longitude: 85.436667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 7 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(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 29 830 ft 837 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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