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Chicopee River at Indian Orchard Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.57 ft at 12:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 12:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 12:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 12:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 1:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 1:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 1:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 1:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 2:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 2:01AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 2:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 2:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 2:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 3:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 3:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 3:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 3:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 4:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 4:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 4:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 4:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 6:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 6:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 6:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 6:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 7:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 7:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 7:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 7:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 8:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 9:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 9:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 9:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 9:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 10:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 10:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 10:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 11:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 11:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 11:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 11:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 12:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 12:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 12:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 12:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 1:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 1:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 1:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 1:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 2:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 2:01PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 2:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 2:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 2:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 3:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 3:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 3:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 3:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 4:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 6:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 6:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 6:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 6:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 10:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 10:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 11:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 11:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 11:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 11:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 12:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 12:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 12:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 12:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 1:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 1:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 1:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 1:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:01AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 4:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 4:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 4:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 4:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 5:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 7:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 7:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 7:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 7:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 8:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 8:01AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 8:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 8:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 9:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 10:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 10:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 11:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 11:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 11:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 11:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 12:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 12:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 12:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 1:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 1:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 1:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 1:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 2:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 2:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 2:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 2:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 3:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 3:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 4:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 4:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 5:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.79 ft at 5:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.81 ft at 5:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.82 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 6:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 6:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 6:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 7:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 7:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 7:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.02 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.06 ft at 8:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.07 ft at 8:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.1 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.13 ft at 9:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.15 ft at 9:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.18 ft at 9:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 10:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.32 ft at 10:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 10:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.56 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 11:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 11:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 11:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 12:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 12:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 12:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 1:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 1:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 1:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 2:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 2:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 2:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 3:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.73 ft at 3:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 3:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 4:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 4:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 4:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 5:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 5:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.79 ft at 5:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 6:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 6:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 6:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 7:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 7:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 8:01AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 8:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 8:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 8:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 9:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 9:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 9:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 10:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 10:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.63 ft at 11:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 11:45AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 7.92 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 12:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 12:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 1:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.79 ft at 1:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.79 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 2:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 2:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 3:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 3:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 4:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 4:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 5:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 5:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 6:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 6:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 7:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 7:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 8:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 8:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 9:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Highest Forecast: 7.8 ft 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Highest Forecast: 7.8 ft 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 7.7 ft 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 7.6 ft 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 7.5 ft 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 7.3 ft 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 7.2 ft 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 7 ft 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 6.7 ft 8:00AM Apr 19, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesINDM3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:45PM Apr 16, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 11:09AM Apr 16)Latest observed value: 7.7 ft at 9:30 PM EDT 16-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
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(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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