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Chicopee River at Indian Orchard Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.49 ft at 1:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 1:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 1:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 4:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 4:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 4:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 4:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 5:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 5:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 5:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 5:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 5:46AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 6:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 6:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 6:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 6:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 7:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 7:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 7:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 10:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 11:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 11:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 11:46AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 12:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 12:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 1:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 1:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 1:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 4:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 4:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 6:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 6:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 6:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 6:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 7:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 7:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 7:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 8:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 8:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 8:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 8:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 9:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 9:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 9:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 9:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 11:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 11:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 11:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 11:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 1:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 1:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 1:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 2:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 2:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 2:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 2:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 3:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 3:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 3:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 3:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 4:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 5:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:46AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 6:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 6:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 6:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 6:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 7:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 7:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 7:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 8:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 8:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 8:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 8:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 9:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 9:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 9:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 10:00AM Apr 23, 2014Highest Observation: 6.57 ft at 10:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 10:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 11:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 11:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 11:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 11:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 12:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 12:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 12:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 12:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 1:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 1:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 1:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 1:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 2:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 2:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 3:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 3:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 3:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 4:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 4:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 4:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 4:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 5:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 5:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:46PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 7:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 7:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 7:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 7:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 8:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 8:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 8:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 8:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 9:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 9:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 9:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 9:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 10:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 10:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 10:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 10:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 11:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 11:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 11:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 11:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 12:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 12:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 12:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 12:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 1:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 1:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 1:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 1:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 2:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 2:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 2:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 2:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 4:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 4:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 4:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 4:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 5:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 5:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 5:46AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 6:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 6:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 6:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 7:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 7:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 7:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 7:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 8:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 9:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 9:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 9:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 9:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 10:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 10:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 10:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 11:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:46AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 12:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 12:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 1:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 1:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 1:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 2:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 2:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 2:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 2:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 3:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 3:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 3:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 3:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 4:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 4:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 4:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 4:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 6:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 6:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 6:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 7:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 7:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 7:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 8:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 8:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 9:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 9:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 9:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 9:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 10:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 10:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 10:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 11:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 11:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 11:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 11:46PM Apr 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.1 ft 2:00AM Apr 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.1 ft 8:00AM Apr 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.1 ft 2:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 8:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 2:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 8:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 2:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 8:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 2:00AM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 5.9 ft 8:00AM Apr 27, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesINDM3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:00AM Apr 25, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 11:09AM Apr 24)Latest observed value: 6.31 ft at 11:46 PM EDT 24-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Chicopee River at Indian Orchard are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:18
Moderate Flood Stage:16
Flood Stage:12
Action Stage:11

Historical Crests
(1) 23.43 ft on 09/21/1938
(2) 22.14 ft on 08/19/1955
(3) 16.20 ft on 03/19/1936
(4) 13.96 ft on 05/31/1984
(5) 12.92 ft on 10/15/2005
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20 THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING FLOOD SITUATION. PEOPLE ALONG THE CHICOPEE RIVER SHOULD SEEK A SAFE SHELTER...INLAND OF THE RIVER. KNOW THE ALTERNATE ROUTES OF TRAVEL TO AVOID DRIVING INTO FLOODED AREAS. ACT QUICKLY AND FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF YOUR LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICALS.
16 SIGNIFICANT FLOODING WILL OCCUR ALONG THE CHICOPEE RIVER. IF YOU ARE IN A FLOOD PRONE LOCATION...ACT IMMEDIATELY TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF YOUR LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS. IF YOU ARE ASKED TO EVACUATE...DO SO IMMEDIATELY.
12 MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING IS LIKELY. SOME ROADWAYS ALONG THE RIVER MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. DO NOT VENTURE INTO THESE AREAS. BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL NEAR FLOODED ROADWAYS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOODED ROAD...THE ROAD COULD BE DAMAGED OR WASHED OUT.
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Latitude: 42.160556° N, Longitude: 72.514444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 12 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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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
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