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Blackstone River at Northbridge Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 9:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:31PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 1:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 2:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 2:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 3:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 3:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:31AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 10:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 10:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 11:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 12:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 12:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 1:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 1:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:31PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 10:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 1:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 1:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 2:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 2:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 3:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 3:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.74 ft at 4:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 4:30AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 4.77 ft at 4:45AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 4.77 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 5:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 5:31AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 6:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 6:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 6:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 7:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 7:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 7:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 8:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 8:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 8:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 9:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 9:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 9:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 10:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 11:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 11:31AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 11:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 12:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 12:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 12:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 1:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 1:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 2:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 2:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 3:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 3:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 4:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 4:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 4:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 5:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 5:31PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 5:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 6:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 6:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 6:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 7:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 9:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 9:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 10:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 10:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 11:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 11:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 11:31PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 11:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 12:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 12:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 12:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 1:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 1:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 1:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 1:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 2:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 2:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 2:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 2:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 3:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 3:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 3:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 3:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 5:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 5:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 5:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 5:31AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 5:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 6:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 6:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 6:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 6:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 7:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 7:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 7:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 7:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 8:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 9:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 9:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 9:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 9:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 10:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:31AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 12:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 12:15PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 12:30PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 12:45PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:15PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:30PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:45PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:15PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:30PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:45PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 3:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 3:15PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 3:30PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 3:45PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 4:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 4:15PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 4:30PM Sep 02, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesNBRM3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:16PM Sep 2, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.51 ft at 4:30 PM EDT 2-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 9 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Blackstone River at Northbridge 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:14
Moderate Flood Stage:12
Flood Stage:9
Action Stage:8

Historical Crests
(1) 16.70 ft on 08/20/1955
(2) 13.65 ft on 10/15/2005
(3) 12.48 ft on 01/25/1979
(4) 11.36 ft on 09/12/1954
(5) 10.70 ft on 03/10/1998
(6) 10.69 ft on 03/31/2010
(7) 10.54 ft on 09/08/2011
(8) 10.50 ft on 12/12/2008
(9) 10.50 ft on 04/16/2007
(10) 10.36 ft on 08/29/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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16 WIDESPREAD FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE RIVER. NUMEROUS RESIDENCES ALONG MAIN STREET ALONG AND DOWNSTREAM OF THE SUTTON STREET BRIDGE WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING.
13 THIS IS A SERIOUS FLOOD EVENT. FLOODING WILL SPREAD INTO RESIDENCES ALONG THE RIVER ON MAIN STREET. FLOODING WILL AFFECT LOW LYING AREAS FROM NORTHBRIDGE TO MILLVILLE. BUISNESSES ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY ACTIONS TO PROTECT PROPERTY ALONG THE RIVER.
11 FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE RIVER FROM NORTHBRIDGE THROUGH UXBRIDGE AND MILLVILLE. FLOODING WILL AFFECT SOME HOMES AND BUSINESSES ALONG THE RIVER IN THESE TOWNS.
9 FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE RIVERBANK IS LIKELY BETWEEN NORTHBRIDGE AND THE RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS BORDER.
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Latitude: 42.153611° N, Longitude: 71.652500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9 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 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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