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Cache La Poudre River (CO) near Greeley Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 7:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 9:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.06 ft at 10:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.04 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 11:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 11:46AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 12:01PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 12:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 12:16PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:31PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 1:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 1:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 2:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.02 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.04 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 6:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 6:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 7:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 7:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 8:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 9:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 9:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 10:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 10:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 11:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 11:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 11:46PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:01AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:16AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:31AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 1:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 1:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 2:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 2:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 4:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 4:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 7:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 7:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 9:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 9:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 9:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 10:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.06 ft at 10:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.06 ft at 10:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.06 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.06 ft at 11:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 11:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:47AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:02PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:17PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:32PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 3:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 3:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 4:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 4:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 6:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 6:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 6:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 7:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 8:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 8:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 8:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 8:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 9:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 9:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 9:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 9:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 10:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 10:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 10:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 10:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 11:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:46PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 12:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 12:01AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 12:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 12:16AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 12:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 12:31AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 12:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 1:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 1:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 1:30AM Sep 02, 2015Highest Observation: 2.17 ft at 1:45AM Sep 02, 2015Highest Observation: 2.17 ft at 2:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 2:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 2:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 2:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 3:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 3:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 3:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 3:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 4:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 4:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 4:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 4:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 5:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 5:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 5:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 5:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 6:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 6:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 7:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 7:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 7:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 7:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 9:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 10:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 10:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 11:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 11:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:01PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:16PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:31PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:46PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 1:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 1:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 1:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 2:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 2:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 2:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 3:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 3:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 3:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 3:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 4:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 5:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 5:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 5:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 5:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 6:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 6:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 6:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 7:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 7:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 8:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 8:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 8:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 8:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 9:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 9:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 11:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 11:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 12:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 12:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 12:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 12:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 1:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 1:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 1:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 1:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 2:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 2:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 3:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 3:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 4:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.11 ft at 4:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 4:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 4:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 5:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 6:30AM Sep 03, 2015Colorado Division of Water ResourcesGRPC2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:45AM Sep 3, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.09 ft at 6:30 AM MDT 3-Sep-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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