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Quinebaug River at Putnam Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.23 ft at 9:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.23 ft at 9:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:45AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.25 ft at 10:00AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.25 ft at 10:15AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.25 ft at 10:30AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.25 ft at 10:45AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.25 ft at 11:00AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.25 ft at 11:01AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.23 ft at 11:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.21 ft at 11:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.22 ft at 12:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.23 ft at 12:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.23 ft at 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.23 ft at 1:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.22 ft at 1:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.2 ft at 2:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.19 ft at 2:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.17 ft at 2:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.13 ft at 2:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 3:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.14 ft at 3:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.16 ft at 3:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.15 ft at 3:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 4:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.08 ft at 4:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.07 ft at 4:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.07 ft at 5:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.1 ft at 5:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 5:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 5:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 6:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.1 ft at 6:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.07 ft at 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 7:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 8:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 8:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 8:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 10:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 10:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.07 ft at 10:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.08 ft at 11:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.1 ft at 11:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.1 ft at 11:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 11:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 12:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 12:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 1:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 1:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 2:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 3:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 3:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:01AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 6:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 8:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 9:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 9:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 10:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 10:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 11:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 11:01AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 11:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 11:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 11:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 12:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 1:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 1:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 1:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 2:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 3:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 3:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:01PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 1:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 1:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 1:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 1:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 2:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 2:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 2:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 2:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 3:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 5:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 5:01AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 5:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 6:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 6:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 6:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 7:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 8:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 8:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 8:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 9:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 9:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 9:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:01AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 1:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 1:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 2:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 3:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 4:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 5:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:16PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 12:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 12:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 1:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:16AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 8:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:30AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 2.1 ft 2:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 2.1 ft 8:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 2.1 ft 2:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.1 ft 8:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.2 ft 2:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.2 ft 8:00PM Jul 27, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.3 ft 2:00AM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 2.2 ft 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPUTC3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:01AM Jul 26, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:59AM Jul 25)Latest observed value: 2 ft at 8:30 AM EDT 26-Jul-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.

Low Water Records
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
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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
Other NULL NULL  

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