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Squannacook River at West Groton Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 5:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 5:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 5:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 5:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 6:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 6:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 6:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 6:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 9:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 9:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 9:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 9:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 10:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 10:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 10:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 10:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 12:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 12:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 12:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 12:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 5:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 5:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 5:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 6:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 6:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 6:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 6:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 7:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 7:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 7:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 10:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 6:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 1:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 1:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 2:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 2:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 3:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 3:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 3:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 4:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 4:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 5:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 5:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 7:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 7:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 7:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 7:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 5:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 5:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 5:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 5:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 6:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 6:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2014Highest Observation: 1.74 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2014Highest Observation: 1.74 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Highest Observation: 1.74 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2014Highest Observation: 1.74 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 2:00PM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 8:00PM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 2:00AM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 8:00AM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 2:00PM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 8:00PM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 2:00AM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 8:00AM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 2:00PM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 8:00PM Jul 31, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWGTM3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:31AM Jul 29, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 11:25PM Jul 28)Latest observed value: 1.74 ft at 4:00 AM EDT 29-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 7 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Squannacook River at West Groton are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:9.5
Moderate Flood Stage:8.5
Flood Stage:7
Action Stage:6

Historical Crests
(1) 8.50 ft on 04/17/2007
(2) 8.16 ft on 04/06/1987
(3) 8.07 ft on 04/02/2004
(4) 8.04 ft on 10/16/1955
(5) 8.03 ft on 03/15/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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9 THIS IS A SERIOUS FLOOD EVENT. WIDESPREAD FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE RIVER THROUGH TOWNSEND...SHIRLEY AND GROTON. SMALL BROOKS AND TRIBUTARIES TRYING TO FLOW INTO THE SQUANNACOOK WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING AS WELL. SOME ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. IF ASKED TO EVACUATE...DO SO IMMEDIATELY. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS.
8.5 FLOODING WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF TOWNSEND AND GROTON. AREAS ALONG TURNPIKE AND BARKER HILL ROADS AND ALONG SQUANNACOOK TERRACE SHOULD EXPECT FLOODING. IN ADDITION...FLOODING ALSO OCCURS ON SEVERAL ACCESS ROADS TO THE TOWNSEND STATE FOREST.
8 MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN LOWER LYING SECTIONS OF TOWNSEND INCLUDING THE FARMING AREAS ALONG TURNPIKE AND BARKER HILL ROADS. FLOODING MAY ALSO SPREAD INTO LOW LYING AREAS ALONG SQUANNACOOK TERRACE.
7.5 MINOR FLOODING AFFECTS THE LOWEST LYING SECTIONS OF TOWNSEND...INCLUDING THE FARMLAND ALONG TURNPIKE AND BARKER HILL ROADS.
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Latitude: 42.634167° N, Longitude: 71.658333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 7 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
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