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Chicopee River at Indian Orchard Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.02 ft at 3:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 4:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.33 ft at 4:15AM May 04, 2015Highest Observation: 5.93 ft at 4:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.88 ft at 4:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.81 ft at 5:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.28 ft at 5:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 6:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 6:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 6:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 6:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.78 ft at 7:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.78 ft at 7:01AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.82 ft at 7:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.71 ft at 7:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 8:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 8:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 9:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.64 ft at 9:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.8 ft at 9:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 9:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 10:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 10:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 10:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:00AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 11:15AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 11:30AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 11:45AM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 12:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 12:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 12:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 1:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.73 ft at 1:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.67 ft at 1:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.62 ft at 2:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.55 ft at 2:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.53 ft at 2:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.51 ft at 3:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 3:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 4:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 4:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.4 ft at 4:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.72 ft at 5:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.67 ft at 5:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 5:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.42 ft at 6:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 6:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 6:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 7:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 7:01PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 7:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 7:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.43 ft at 7:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.72 ft at 8:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.68 ft at 8:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 9:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 9:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 9:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 10:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 10:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 10:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 10:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.68 ft at 11:00PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.69 ft at 11:15PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.63 ft at 11:30PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.58 ft at 11:45PM May 04, 2015Observed: 5.53 ft at 12:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 12:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 12:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 1:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 1:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 1:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.14 ft at 2:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.71 ft at 2:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.68 ft at 2:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.62 ft at 2:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 3:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 3:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 3:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 4:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 4:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 5:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 5:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.64 ft at 5:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.69 ft at 5:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.63 ft at 6:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 6:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 7:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 7:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 8:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 8:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.32 ft at 8:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.71 ft at 9:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.64 ft at 9:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.3 ft at 9:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 9:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 10:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 10:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.62 ft at 10:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 10:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 11:00AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:15AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 11:30AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:45AM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 12:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 12:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 12:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.71 ft at 1:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.67 ft at 1:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 1:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.51 ft at 2:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.49 ft at 2:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.46 ft at 2:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.44 ft at 2:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.38 ft at 3:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 3:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 3:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 4:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 4:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 4:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.51 ft at 5:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.49 ft at 5:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.45 ft at 5:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.43 ft at 5:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:01PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.36 ft at 7:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.55 ft at 7:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 8:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.47 ft at 8:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 8:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 9:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 9:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 9:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 10:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 10:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 11:00PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.47 ft at 11:15PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.58 ft at 11:30PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.55 ft at 11:45PM May 05, 2015Observed: 5.51 ft at 12:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.48 ft at 12:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.46 ft at 12:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.43 ft at 12:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 1:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 1:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 1:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 2:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 2:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.53 ft at 2:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.49 ft at 3:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.47 ft at 3:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.44 ft at 3:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.26 ft at 3:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 4:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 4:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 4:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 4:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 5:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 5:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.55 ft at 5:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 5:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 6:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 6:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 6:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 8:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 8:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 8:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.42 ft at 9:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 9:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 9:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.49 ft at 10:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.46 ft at 10:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.44 ft at 10:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.39 ft at 10:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 11:00AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:15AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 11:30AM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:45AM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.17 ft at 12:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 12:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 12:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.48 ft at 1:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.48 ft at 1:01PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.45 ft at 1:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.43 ft at 1:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 1:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 2:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 2:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 2:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 2:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 3:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 3:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 3:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 3:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 4:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 4:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 4:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 4:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 5:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.54 ft at 5:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.47 ft at 6:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.45 ft at 6:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.43 ft at 6:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:01PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 7:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.52 ft at 8:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.53 ft at 8:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.49 ft at 8:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.46 ft at 9:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.44 ft at 9:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 5.41 ft at 9:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 9:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 10:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 10:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:00PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:15PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:30PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 11:45PM May 06, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 12:00AM May 07, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:15AM May 07, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 12:30AM May 07, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 12:45AM May 07, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 1:00AM May 07, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 1:15AM May 07, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 1:30AM May 07, 2015Observed: 5.44 ft at 1:45AM May 07, 2015Observed: 5.57 ft at 2:00AM May 07, 2015Observed: 5.55 ft at 2:15AM May 07, 2015Observed: 5.51 ft at 2:30AM May 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 8:00AM May 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 2:00PM May 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 8:00PM May 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 2:00AM May 08, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 8:00AM May 08, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 2:00PM May 08, 2015Forecast: 5 ft 8:00PM May 08, 2015Forecast: 5 ft 2:00AM May 09, 2015Forecast: 5 ft 8:00AM May 09, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesINDM3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:30AM May 7, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 11:08AM May 6)Latest observed value: 5.51 ft at 2:30 AM EDT 7-May-2015. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.92 ft on 10/15/2005
(2) 10.74 ft on 04/17/1996
(3) 7.66 ft on 03/09/1995
(4) 13.96 ft on 05/31/1984
(5) 12.20 ft on 03/07/1979
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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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: NAD27

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 29 125 137 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other NULL NULL  

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