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Connecticut River at North Walpole Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 10.49 ft at 3:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.49 ft at 3:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.49 ft at 3:31PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.49 ft at 3:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 4:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 4:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.49 ft at 4:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 4:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.52 ft at 5:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 5:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 5:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 5:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 6:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.49 ft at 6:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.49 ft at 6:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.48 ft at 6:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 7:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 7:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.87 ft at 7:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.95 ft at 7:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.96 ft at 8:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 8:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.98 ft at 8:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.01 ft at 8:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 9:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.01 ft at 9:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 9:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 9:31PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.09 ft at 9:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.2 ft at 10:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.25 ft at 10:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.26 ft at 10:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.27 ft at 10:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.27 ft at 11:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.28 ft at 11:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 11:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 11:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 12:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.28 ft at 12:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.28 ft at 12:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 12:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.3 ft at 1:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 1:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 1:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 1:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.29 ft at 2:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.28 ft at 2:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 2:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.83 ft at 2:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.73 ft at 3:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 3:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 3:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 3:31AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.97 ft at 4:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.1 ft at 4:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.17 ft at 4:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.19 ft at 4:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.17 ft at 5:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.97 ft at 5:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.54 ft at 5:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.38 ft at 5:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.25 ft at 6:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.1 ft at 6:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.11 ft at 6:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.13 ft at 6:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.16 ft at 7:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.18 ft at 7:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.18 ft at 7:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.2 ft at 7:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.18 ft at 8:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.17 ft at 8:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.18 ft at 8:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.17 ft at 8:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.19 ft at 9:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.16 ft at 9:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.17 ft at 9:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.17 ft at 9:31AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.17 ft at 9:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.15 ft at 10:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.16 ft at 10:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.16 ft at 10:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.15 ft at 10:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.14 ft at 11:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 11.15 ft at 11:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.97 ft at 11:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.78 ft at 11:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.56 ft at 12:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.08 ft at 12:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.78 ft at 12:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.6 ft at 12:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.47 ft at 1:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.39 ft at 1:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.35 ft at 1:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.31 ft at 1:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.3 ft at 2:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.28 ft at 2:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.27 ft at 2:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.26 ft at 2:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.26 ft at 3:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.27 ft at 3:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.26 ft at 3:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.26 ft at 3:31PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.26 ft at 3:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.26 ft at 4:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.24 ft at 4:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.24 ft at 4:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.24 ft at 4:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.24 ft at 5:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.24 ft at 5:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.23 ft at 5:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.23 ft at 5:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.23 ft at 6:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.23 ft at 6:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.23 ft at 6:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.22 ft at 6:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.22 ft at 7:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.23 ft at 7:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.22 ft at 7:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.21 ft at 7:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.21 ft at 8:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.22 ft at 8:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.21 ft at 8:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.21 ft at 8:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.22 ft at 9:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.21 ft at 9:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.21 ft at 9:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.21 ft at 9:31PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.19 ft at 9:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.2 ft at 10:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.2 ft at 10:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.2 ft at 10:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.19 ft at 10:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.19 ft at 11:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.19 ft at 11:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.19 ft at 11:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.19 ft at 11:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 9.18 ft at 12:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.18 ft at 12:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.18 ft at 12:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.17 ft at 12:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.36 ft at 1:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.95 ft at 1:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.24 ft at 1:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.39 ft at 1:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 2:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.55 ft at 2:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.58 ft at 2:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.6 ft at 2:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.61 ft at 3:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 3:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 3:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 3:31AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.93 ft at 3:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.97 ft at 4:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.99 ft at 4:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.99 ft at 4:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.01 ft at 4:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 5:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 5:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 5:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 5:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.01 ft at 6:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 6:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 6:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 6:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 7:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 7:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 7:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 7:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 8:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 8:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 8:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.04 ft at 8:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 9:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.03 ft at 9:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.95 ft at 9:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.95 ft at 9:31AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.77 ft at 9:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 10:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 10:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 10:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.64 ft at 10:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 11:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 11:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 11:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 11:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 12:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 12:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 12:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 12:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.61 ft at 1:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 1:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 1:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 1:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 3:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 3:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 3:31PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 4:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 5:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 5:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 5:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 5:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 6:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 6:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 6:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.96 ft at 6:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.06 ft at 7:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.11 ft at 7:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.12 ft at 7:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.13 ft at 7:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.15 ft at 8:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.42 ft at 8:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.51 ft at 8:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.56 ft at 8:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.56 ft at 9:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 9:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 9:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 9:31PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 9:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.58 ft at 10:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 10:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.59 ft at 10:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.58 ft at 10:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 11:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 11:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 11:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 11:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 12:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 12:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.62 ft at 12:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 12:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 1:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 1:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 1:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.62 ft at 1:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.6 ft at 2:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.62 ft at 2:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 2:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 2:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.62 ft at 3:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.62 ft at 3:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 3:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 3:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 4:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.62 ft at 4:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.61 ft at 4:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.63 ft at 4:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.88 ft at 5:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 12 ft at 5:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 12.05 ft at 5:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 12.08 ft at 5:45AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 12.1 ft at 6:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 12.09 ft at 6:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 12.05 ft at 6:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.71 ft at 6:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.59 ft at 7:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.5 ft at 7:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.47 ft at 7:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.45 ft at 7:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.42 ft at 8:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11.32 ft at 8:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 8:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 10.84 ft at 8:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 10.79 ft at 9:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 9:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 10.18 ft at 9:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 10.18 ft at 9:31AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.89 ft at 9:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.71 ft at 10:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.6 ft at 10:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.53 ft at 10:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.49 ft at 10:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.48 ft at 11:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.46 ft at 11:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.44 ft at 11:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.43 ft at 11:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.44 ft at 12:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.43 ft at 12:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.44 ft at 12:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.43 ft at 12:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.43 ft at 1:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.43 ft at 1:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.44 ft at 1:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.44 ft at 1:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.45 ft at 2:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.44 ft at 2:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 9.44 ft at 2:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Forecast: 11 ft 7:00PM Feb 10, 2016Forecast: 10.9 ft 1:00AM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 10.8 ft 7:00AM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 10.8 ft 1:00PM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 10.7 ft 7:00PM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 10.7 ft 1:00AM Feb 12, 2016Forecast: 10.6 ft 7:00AM Feb 12, 2016Forecast: 10.6 ft 1:00PM Feb 12, 2016Forecast: 10.5 ft 7:00PM Feb 12, 2016Forecast: 10.5 ft 1:00AM Feb 13, 2016Forecast: 10.4 ft 7:00AM Feb 13, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWLPN3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:04PM Feb 10, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 10:59AM Feb 10)Latest observed value: 9.44 ft at 2:30 PM EST 10-Feb-2016. Flood Stage is 28 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Connecticut River at North Walpole are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 35
Moderate Flood Stage: 32
Flood Stage: 28
Action Stage: 26
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 43.80 ft on 03/19/1936
(2) 39.10 ft on 09/22/1938
(3) 31.36 ft on 08/29/2011
(4) 30.37 ft on 03/27/1953
(5) 29.85 ft on 04/05/1960
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 31.36 ft on 08/29/2011
(2) 25.31 ft on 04/23/2001
(3) 25.75 ft on 04/01/1998
(4) 24.15 ft on 05/13/1996
(5) 16.75 ft on 01/18/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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52.1 MAXIMUM REPORTABLE STAGE OF RIVER GAGE.
38 THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING FLOOD. FLOODING OF THIS MAGNITUDE HAS NOT BEEN EXPERIENCED SINCE THE GREAT NEW ENGLAND HURRICANE OF 1938. FOLLOW THE EVACUATION ORDERS PROVIDED BY LOCAL OFFICIALS.
36 THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING FLOOD. FLOODING OF THIS MAGNITUDE HAS NOT BEEN EXPERIENCED SINCE THE GREAT NEW ENGLAND HURRICANE OF 1938. FOLLOW THE EVACUATION ORDERS PROVIDED BY LOCAL OFFICIALS.
34 LOW LYING INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER FROM WALPOLE TO HINSDALE WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING. SHOULD EVACUATIONS BE NEEDED...ACT QUICKLY AND HEAD FOR HIGHER GROUND. ROADWAYS BORDERING THE RIVER MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE...STRETCHES OF ROUTE 5 IN SOUTHERN VERMONT WILL BECOME IMPASSABLE. SHOULD EVACUATIONS BE NEEDED...ACT QUICKLY AND HEAD FOR HIGHER GROUND. BRIDGES CROSSING THE RIVER COULD BE SHUT DOWN. BACKWATER FLOODING WILL OCCUR ALONG TRIBUTARY STREAMS AND RIVERS THAT FEED INTO THE CONNECTICUT RIVER.
32 EXTENSIVE AND PROLONGED FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG STRETCHES OF ROUTE 5...ESPECIALLY IN WESTMINSTER. SOME ADDITIONAL BUSINESS AND RESIDENTIAL AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING. THIS INCLUDES LOW LYING BUSINESSES ALONG ROUTE 5 IN WESTMINSTER. BRIDGES CROSSING THE RIVER MAY BE SHUT DOWN. BACKWATER FLOODING MAY OCCUR ALONG TRIBUTARY STREAMS AND RIVERS THAT FEED INTO THE CONNECITCUT RIVER.
31 LOW LYING BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTIAL AREAS FROM WALPOLE AND WESTMINSTER TO THE MASSACHUSETTS BORDER MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING ALONG THE RIVER. SIGNIFICANT AND PROLONGED FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG ROUTE 5 IN VERMONT...ESPECIALLY IN WESTMINSTER. LOW LYING BUSINESSES ADJACENT TO ROUTE 5 WILL BE IMPACTED. FLOODING OF SOME FARMLAND ALONG THE RIVER IS ALSO EXPECTED. BRIDGES CROSSING THE RIVER MAY BE SHUT DOWN. BACKWATER FLOODING MAY OCCCUR ALONG TRIBUTARY STREAMS AND RIVERS TO THE CONNECTICUT RIVER.
29 MINOR FLOODING OF SOME FARMLAND ALONG THE RIVER IS EXPECTED FROM WALPOLE SOUTH TO THE MASSACHUSETTS BORDER. FARMING INTERESTS SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY ACTIONS NOW TO PROTECT LIVESTOCK AND EQUIPMENT. FLOODWATERS WILL INUNDATE ROUTE 5 UP TO 1 FOOT DEEP IN SECTIONS OF WESTMINSTER. LOW LYING ADJACENT BUSINESSES ALONG ROUTE 5 WILL ALSO BE IMPACTED.
28 MINOR FLOODING WILL AFFECT LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE CONNECTICUT RIVER FROM WALPOLE AND WESTMINSTER DOWNSTREAM TO THE MASSACHUSETTS BORDER. PORTIONS OF LOW LYING ROADS ALONG THE RIVER WILL FLOOD. THIS INCLUDES ROUTE 5 AND SOME ADJACENT BUSINESSES IN WESTMINSTER. FARMING INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING.
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Latitude: 43.126189° N, Longitude: 72.436800° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 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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