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Blackstone River at Northbridge Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.39 ft at 11:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 3:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 3:01PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 3:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 3:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 3:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 4:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 4:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 4:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 4:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 5:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 5:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 5:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 8:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 8:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 8:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 8:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 11:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 11:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 12:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 3:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 3:01AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 3:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 3:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 3:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 4:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 4:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 4:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 5:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 5:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 5:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 5:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 6:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 6:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 6:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 6:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 7:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 7:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 8:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 8:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 9:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 9:01AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.81 ft at 9:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.87 ft at 10:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.91 ft at 10:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 10:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 10:46AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 11:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.96 ft at 11:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.96 ft at 11:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 11:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 11:46AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 12:00PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 4.98 ft at 12:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 12:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 12:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 1:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 1:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.96 ft at 1:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.94 ft at 2:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:31PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 2:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.89 ft at 3:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.84 ft at 4:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.79 ft at 6:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.78 ft at 6:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 7:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 7:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.74 ft at 7:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.74 ft at 8:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 8:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 8:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:46PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 12:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 2:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 2:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 2:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 2:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 2:46AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 3:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 3:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 3:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 3:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 4:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 4:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 4:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 4:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 5:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 5:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 5:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 5:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 7:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 7:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 7:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 7:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 8:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 9:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 9:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 9:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 9:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 10:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 10:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 10:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 10:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 11:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 11:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 11:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 11:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 1:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 1:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 1:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 1:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 3:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 3:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 3:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 3:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 4:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 4:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 4:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 4:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 8:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 8:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 8:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 8:46PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 1:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 1:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 1:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:46AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 4:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 4:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 4:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 4:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 5:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 5:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 5:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 5:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 6:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 6:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 6:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 6:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 7:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 7:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 7:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 8:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 8:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 8:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 8:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 8:46AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 9:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 9:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 9:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 9:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 10:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 10:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 10:30AM Dec 19, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesNBRM3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:31AM Dec 19, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.52 ft at 10:30 AM EST 19-Dec-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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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 04/16/2007
(9) 10.50 ft on 12/12/2008
(10) 10.36 ft on 08/29/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.54 ft on 09/08/2011
(2) 10.36 ft on 08/29/2011
(3) 9.32 ft on 03/07/2011
(4) 10.69 ft on 03/31/2010
(5) 9.40 ft on 02/26/2010
(6) 10.50 ft on 12/12/2008
(7) 9.13 ft on 09/07/2008
(8) 9.24 ft on 03/09/2008
(9) 10.50 ft on 04/16/2007
(10) 13.65 ft on 10/15/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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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 river bank 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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