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Susquehanna River at Binghamton Stage (ft)Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.67 ft at 1:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.71 ft at 4:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.72 ft at 4:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.73 ft at 5:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.74 ft at 5:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.75 ft at 6:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 6:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 6:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 6:45PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Observation: 2.77 ft at 7:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 7:15PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Observation: 2.77 ft at 7:30PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Observation: 2.77 ft at 7:45PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Observation: 2.77 ft at 8:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 8:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 8:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 8:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.75 ft at 9:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.75 ft at 9:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.75 ft at 9:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.74 ft at 10:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.74 ft at 10:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.73 ft at 10:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.73 ft at 10:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.72 ft at 11:00PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.72 ft at 11:15PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.71 ft at 11:30PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.71 ft at 11:45PM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 2.7 ft at 12:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 12:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.67 ft at 12:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.67 ft at 1:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.65 ft at 1:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.65 ft at 2:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.63 ft at 3:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.63 ft at 3:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 3:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 3:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 4:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 4:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 4:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 4:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.61 ft at 6:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.61 ft at 6:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 6:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 6:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 7:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 7:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 7:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.59 ft at 7:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 8:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 8:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.57 ft at 8:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.57 ft at 8:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 9:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 9:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 10:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 10:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 11:00AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 11:15AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 11:30AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 11:45AM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 12:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 12:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.49 ft at 1:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.48 ft at 1:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.47 ft at 1:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.46 ft at 2:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 2:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 2:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.44 ft at 2:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.43 ft at 3:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.42 ft at 3:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.42 ft at 4:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 7:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 7:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 7:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.42 ft at 7:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.42 ft at 8:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.42 ft at 8:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.42 ft at 8:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.43 ft at 8:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.44 ft at 10:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.46 ft at 10:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.46 ft at 11:00PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.47 ft at 11:15PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.48 ft at 11:30PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.48 ft at 11:45PM Dec 15, 2017Observed: 2.49 ft at 12:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 12:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 12:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 12:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 1:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 2:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 2:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 5:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 5:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.51 ft at 5:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 5:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 6:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 6:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 6:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 6:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 7:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 7:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 7:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 7:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 8:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 8:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 8:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 8:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 11:00AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 11:15AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 11:30AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:45AM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 12:00PM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 12:15PM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 12:30PM Dec 16, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 12:45PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 2.8 ft 7:00PM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 1:00AM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 7:00AM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 1:00PM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 7:00PM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 1:00AM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 7:00AM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 1:00PM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 7:00PM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 1:00AM Dec 19, 2017Forecast: 2.7 ft 7:00AM Dec 19, 2017BNGN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:15PM Dec 16, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 9:05AM Dec 16)Latest observed value: 2.53 ft at 12:45 PM EST 16-Dec-2017. Flood Stage is 14 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Susquehanna River at Binghamton are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 25.73 ft on 09/08/2011
(2) 25.00 ft on 06/28/2006
(3) 23.50 ft on 03/17/1865
(4) 22.90 ft on 03/18/1936
(5) 21.00 ft on 03/18/1846
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 25.73 ft on 09/08/2011
(2) 14.39 ft on 03/11/2011
(3) 25.00 ft on 06/28/2006
(4) 18.35 ft on 01/21/1996
(5) 18.70 ft on 03/06/1964
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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25.73 Flood of record. Flood walls overtop in several areas. Flood devastation in downtown Binghamton extends as far south as Vestal Avenue and as far north as Hawley Street on the East Side, and Riverside Drive on the West Side. Flood of September 2011.
25.6 Maximum height of flood protection walls in downtown Binghamton.
25.2 Portions of downtown Binghamton flood including Water Street, Washington Street, Susquehanna Street and Vestal Parkway. Extensive flooding occurs south of Riverside Drive in Binghamton. Upper Court Street has significant flooding on the East Side. Flood of June 2006.
23.7 Water reaches the deck of the Washington Street bridge.
22 Portions of Court Street east of the Tompkins Street bridge in Binghamton begin to flood. Evacuation behind the flood protection zones occurred in the past.
20.1 Severe flooding of areas outside the levee protection on Front Street, Court Street and Route 7 from Binghamton to Conklin. Flood crest of April 2005.
19 Major basement to first floor flooding occurs along Front Street, south of the Court Street bridge, and in neighborhoods south of Riverside Drive in Binghamton.
18 Major Flood Stage. Widespread flooding occurs in the Town of Conklin from Terrace Drive to the City of Binghamton line. Portions of Route 7 are closed. Lourdes Hospital parking lot floods.
17 Flood waters cross Route 7 in Conklin near the Binghamton city line. Water also spreads into homes near Baltimore Avenue in Binghamton.
16 Significant flooding affects homes and businesses in the Julius Rogers Park area of Conklin, and along Route 7 in Conklin, and Court Street in Kirkwood.
15 Moderate Flood Stage. Flooding increases and approaches residences and businesses along Route 7 in Conklin.
14 Flood Stage. Flooding begins along the flood plain outside of the levee protection area. Sandy Beach Park floods. The City of Binghamton is protected by flood walls to 25.6 feet.
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Latitude: 42.092500° N, Longitude: 75.915000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 14 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 821.024 ft 835.024 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 821.49 ft 835.49 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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