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Quinebaug River at Putnam Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:31PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:45PM Sep 16, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 1:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 1:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 1:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 1:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 2:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 2:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 2:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 2:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 3:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 3:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 3:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 3:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 4:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 4:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 4:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 4:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 4:46AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 5:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 5:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 5:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 5:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 6:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 6:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 6:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 6:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 7:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 7:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 7:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 7:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 8:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 8:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 8:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 8:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 9:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 9:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 9:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 9:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 10:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 10:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 10:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 10:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 11:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 11:15AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 11:30AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 11:45AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:00PM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:15PM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:30PM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 12:45PM Sep 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.68 ft at 1:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 1:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 1:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 1:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 2:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 2:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 2:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 2:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 3:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 3:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 3:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 3:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:46PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 5:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 5:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 5:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 8:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 8:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 8:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 8:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 9:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 9:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 9:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 9:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 10:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 10:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 10:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 10:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 10:46PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 11:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 11:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 11:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 11:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 3:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 3:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 3:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 3:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 4:46AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 6:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 6:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 6:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 6:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 7:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 7:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 7:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 7:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 8:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 8:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 8:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 8:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 9:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 9:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 9:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 9:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:46AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 12:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 12:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 4:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 4:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 4:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 4:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 8:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 8:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 8:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 10:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 10:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 10:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 10:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 11:00PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 11:15PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 11:30PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 11:45PM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 12:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 12:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 12:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 12:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 1:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 4:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 4:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 4:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 4:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 5:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 8:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 8:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 8:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 8:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 9:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 10:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 10:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 10:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 10:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 10:46AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 11:00AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 11:15AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 11:30AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 11:45AM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 12:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 12:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 12:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 2:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 2:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 3:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 3:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 3:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 4:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 4:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 4:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 4:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 5:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 5:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 5:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 5:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 6:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 6:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 6:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 6:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:30PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:45PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:00PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:15PM Sep 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:30PM Sep 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00AM Sep 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM Sep 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00PM Sep 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00PM Sep 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00AM Sep 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM Sep 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00PM Sep 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00PM Sep 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00AM Sep 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM Sep 22, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPUTC3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:46PM Sep 19, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:55AM Sep 19)Latest observed value: 1.64 ft at 8:30 PM EDT 19-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 9.5 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading affected by reservoir operations.

Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Quinebaug River at Putnam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:15
Moderate Flood Stage:12
Flood Stage:9.5
Action Stage:7.5

Historical Crests
(1) 26.50 ft on 08/19/1955
(2) 19.50 ft on 09/21/1938
(3) 17.30 ft on 03/19/1936
(4) 12.80 ft on 09/12/1954
(5) 10.90 ft on 03/06/1934
(6) 10.34 ft on 11/17/1955
(7) 10.30 ft on 04/01/1940
(8) 10.10 ft on 04/03/1959
(9) 9.92 ft on 03/22/1948
(10) 9.88 ft on 01/10/1935
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.
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9.5 KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM THE RIVER BANKS AS SWIFT FLOWS WILL EXIST ALONG THE QUINEBAUG RIVER. IN POMFRET...FLOODWATERS ENCROACH ON COTTON ROAD. BACKWATER FLOODING MAY OCCUR ALONG THE MOUTH OF MASHMOCKET BROOK IN THE VICINITY OF ROUTE 101. LOW LYING FARMLAND ADJACENT TO THE RIVER MAY FLOOD.
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Latitude: 41.909444° N, Longitude: 71.913889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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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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