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Owasco Lake near Auburn Pool (ft)Observed: 712.37 ft at 11:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 712.34 ft at 2:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.33 ft at 5:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.31 ft at 8:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.28 ft at 11:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.26 ft at 2:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.22 ft at 5:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.18 ft at 8:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.17 ft at 11:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 712.17 ft at 2:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.13 ft at 5:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.12 ft at 8:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.26 ft at 11:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.28 ft at 2:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.3 ft at 5:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.33 ft at 8:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.33 ft at 11:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 712.35 ft at 2:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 712.34 ft at 5:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 712.38 ft at 8:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 712.34 ft at 11:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 712.35 ft at 2:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 712.38 ft at 5:15PM Apr 20, 2014Highest Observation: 712.39 ft at 8:15PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 712.4 ft 2:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 712.4 ft 8:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 712.4 ft 2:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 712.4 ft 8:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 712.5 ft 2:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 712.5 ft 8:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 712.5 ft 2:00PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 712.5 ft 8:00PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 712.5 ft 2:00AM Apr 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 712.5 ft 8:00AM Apr 23, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesOWSN6(plotting HPIRP) Graph Created (10:01PM Apr 20, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:38AM Apr 20)Latest observed value: 712.39 ft at 8:15 PM EDT 20-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 715 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Owasco Lake near Auburn are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:716.9
Moderate Flood Stage:716
Flood Stage:715
Action Stage:714.5

Historical Crests
(1) 716.91 ft on 03/26/1936
(2) 716.91 ft on 04/09/1940
(3) 716.88 ft on 06/25/1972
(4) 714.91 ft on 04/27/1993
(5) 714.21 ft on 05/13/1996


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716.9 MAJOR FLOODING. REPRESENTS FLOOD OF RECORD REACHED IN 1936, 1940, AND 1972.
716 MODERATE FLOODING BEGINS. CITY OF AUBURN PUMPING STATION FLOOR ELEVATION REACHED.
715 LAKE LEVEL FLOOD STAGE. MINOR FLOODING BEGINS ALONG WEST SIDE OF LAKE IN FLEMING AND ALONG SOUTHEAST CORNER IN INDIAN COVE. POPLAR COVE ROAD THREATENED.
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Latitude: 42.898889° N, Longitude: 76.538056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 715 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 0 ft 715 ft  

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