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Quinebaug River at Putnam Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.19 ft at 12:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 1:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.09 ft at 2:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.09 ft at 3:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.08 ft at 3:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.08 ft at 3:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.07 ft at 3:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.08 ft at 4:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.07 ft at 4:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.08 ft at 4:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.08 ft at 4:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.08 ft at 5:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.12 ft at 5:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.16 ft at 6:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.16 ft at 6:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 6:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.2 ft at 7:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 8:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 8:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 8:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.23 ft at 9:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 9:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 11:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 12:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:16AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 4:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 5:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 5:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 8:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 10:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 11:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 12:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 2:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 2:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:16PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 3:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 4:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 4:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 5:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 6:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 7:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 7:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 7:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 7:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 8:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 8:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 8:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 8:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:16PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 2:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 2:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 2:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 2:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 3:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 3:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 3:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 3:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 4:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.31 ft at 4:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 6:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 7:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 9:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 9:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 9:16AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 9:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 1:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 1:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 1:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 2:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.23 ft at 2:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.23 ft at 2:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 2:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 6:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 6:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 6:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 6:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 7:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 7:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 7:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 7:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 8:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 10:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 12:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 12:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 12:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 12:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 1:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 1:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 2:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 3:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 3:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 3:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 3:31AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 3:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 4:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 4:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 4:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.16 ft at 6:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.2 ft at 7:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.22 ft at 7:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 7:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.23 ft at 8:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:31AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.32 ft at 9:45AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 3.34 ft at 10:00AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 3.34 ft at 10:15AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 3.34 ft at 10:30AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 3.34 ft at 10:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:00AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 3.34 ft at 11:15AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 3.34 ft at 11:30AM Jul 01, 2015Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00PM Jul 01, 2015Forecast: 3.7 ft 8:00PM Jul 01, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 2:00AM Jul 02, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 8:00AM Jul 02, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 2:00PM Jul 02, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 8:00PM Jul 02, 2015Forecast: 3.8 ft 2:00AM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 3.7 ft 8:00AM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00PM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 3.4 ft 2:00AM Jul 04, 2015Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00AM Jul 04, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPUTC3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:31PM Jul 1, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 11:01AM Jul 1)Latest observed value: 3.34 ft at 11:30 AM EDT 1-Jul-2015. Flood Stage is 9.5 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.04 ft on 03/31/2001
(2) 8.67 ft on 03/10/1998
(3) 8.51 ft on 04/17/1996
(4) 8.60 ft on 04/01/1962
(5) 8.55 ft on 03/31/1960
(6) 10.10 ft on 04/03/1959
(7) 8.59 ft on 04/08/1958
(8) 10.34 ft on 11/17/1955
(9) 26.50 ft on 08/19/1955
(10) 12.80 ft on 09/12/1954
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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
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 29 216.76 226.26 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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