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Cache La Poudre River (CO) near Greeley Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 4.51 ft at 3:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 3:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 3:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 4:00AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 4:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 4:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 4:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:00AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 6:00AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 6:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 6:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 6:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 7:00AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 7:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 7:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 8:00AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 8:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 8:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:00AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:00AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:15AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 11:30AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 11:45AM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 1:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 1:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 1:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 2:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 2:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 2:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 2:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 3:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 3:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 3:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 3:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 4:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 4:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 4:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 4:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 6:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 6:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 6:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 6:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 7:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 7:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 8:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 8:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 8:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 8:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 9:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 9:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 9:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 10:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 10:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 10:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:00PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 11:15PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:30PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:45PM May 01, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 2:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 2:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 3:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 3:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 4:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 4:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 4:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 4:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 5:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 5:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 5:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 6:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 7:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 7:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 7:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 7:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 8:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 9:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 9:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 9:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 10:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:00AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 11:15AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:30AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:45AM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:01PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:16PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:31PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:46PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 2:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 2:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 2:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 3:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:45PM May 02, 2015Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 6:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 7:00PM May 02, 2015Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 7:15PM May 02, 2015Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 7:30PM May 02, 2015Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 7:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 8:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 9:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 9:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 10:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 10:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 10:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 11:00PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:15PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:30PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:45PM May 02, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:01AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:16AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:31AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 1:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 1:46AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 2:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 2:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 2:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 3:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 3:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 3:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 3:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 4:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 4:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 4:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 5:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 5:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 5:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 5:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 6:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 6:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 6:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 6:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 7:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 7:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 7:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 7:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 8:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 8:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 8:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 8:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 9:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 9:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 9:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 9:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 10:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 10:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 10:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 10:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 11:00AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 11:15AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 11:30AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 11:45AM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 12:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 12:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 12:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 12:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 1:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 1:01PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 1:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 1:16PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 1:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 1:31PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 1:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 1:46PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 2:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 2:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 2:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 2:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 3:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 3:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 3:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 3:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 4:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 4:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 4:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 4:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 5:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.46 ft at 5:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.45 ft at 5:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.46 ft at 5:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 7:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 7:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 7:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 7:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 8:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 8:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 8:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 8:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 9:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 9:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 9:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 9:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 10:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 10:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 11:00PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 11:15PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 11:30PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:45PM May 03, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 12:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 1:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 1:01AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 1:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 1:16AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 1:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 1:31AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:46AM May 04, 2015Colorado Division of Water ResourcesGRPC2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:00AM May 4, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.69 ft at 1:46 AM MDT 4-May-2015. Flood Stage is 8 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Cache La Poudre River (CO) near Greeley 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: 11
Moderate Flood Stage: 9.5
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 9.25 ft on 09/15/2013
(2) 9.17 ft on 06/01/2014 (P)
(3) 9.16 ft on 06/14/2010
(4) 9.14 ft on 05/02/1999
(5) 8.92 ft on 06/14/1983
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.17 ft on 06/01/2014 (P)
(2) 9.25 ft on 09/15/2013
(3) 3.27 ft on 07/08/2012
(4) 8.46 ft on 06/11/2011
(5) 9.16 ft on 06/14/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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11 There is extensive inundation of roads with numerous structures flooded along the Cache La Poudre River in and near Greeley.
10 Water floods the sewage treatment plant near U.S. Highway 85 in Greeley.
9.5 Buildings close to the Cache La Poudre River begin to flood. Numerous roads and bridges also flood along the river from Windsor through Greeley.
9 Multiple streets and roads crossing the river between 6th and O Streets flood in and west of northern Greeley. There is also extensive lowland and trail flooding along the Cache La Poudre River.
8 71st and 83rd Avenues overtop near the Cache La Poudre River in and near Greeley.
7.5 Sections of the Poudre River Trail begin to flood from Windsor to Greeley.
7 There is minor overbank flow into low lying areas along the Cache La Poudre River between Windsor and Greeley.
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Latitude: 40.417778° N, Longitude: 104.639444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 8 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 4604.81 4613.81 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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