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Westfield River at Westfield Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:00AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 8:15AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 8:30AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 8:45AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:00AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:15AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:30AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 9:45AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:00AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:15AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:30AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 10:45AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:00AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:15AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:30AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:45AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 12:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 12:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 1:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 1:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 2:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 2:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 2:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 3:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 5:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 6:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 6:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 6:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 6:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 7:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 7:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 7:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 8:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 8:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 11:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 12:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 12:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 12:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 1:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 1:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 1:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 2:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 2:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 3:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 3:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 3:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 6:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 6:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 6:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 8:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 8:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 8:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 9:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 9:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 11:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 12:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 1:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 1:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 2:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 2:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 2:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 3:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 3:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 5:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 6:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 6:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 7:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 7:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 7:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 8:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 8:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 8:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 8:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 9:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 9:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 9:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 10:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 11:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 11:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 12:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 12:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 1:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 1:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 2:00AM Sep 29, 2014Highest Observation: 3.99 ft at 2:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 2:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 2:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 3:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 3:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 4:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 4:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 5:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 5:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 5:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 5:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 6:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 6:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 7:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 7:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 7:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 8:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 8:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 9:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 9:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 9:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 10:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 10:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 11:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 11:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 11:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 1:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 1:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 2:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 2:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 2:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 3:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 3:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 5:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 6:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 6:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 6:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 7:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 9:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 9:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 10:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 10:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 10:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 11:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 11:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 11:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 11:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 12:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 3:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 3:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 3:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 4:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 4:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 5:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 5:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 5:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 5:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 6:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 6:30AM Sep 30, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00AM Sep 30, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 2:00PM Sep 30, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00PM Sep 30, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 2:00AM Oct 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.2 ft 8:00AM Oct 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.2 ft 2:00PM Oct 01, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 01, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 2:00AM Oct 02, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00AM Oct 02, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWSFM3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:46AM Sep 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 11:00AM Sep 29)Latest observed value: 3.06 ft at 6:30 AM EDT 30-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 13 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:20
Moderate Flood Stage:16
Flood Stage:13
Action Stage:12

Historical Crests
(1) 34.20 ft on 08/19/1955
(2) 27.20 ft on 03/18/1936
(3) 25.41 ft on 11/04/1928
(4) 22.66 ft on 06/16/1933
(5) 22.13 ft on 04/07/1924
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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28 TOP OF RIVER GAGE INSTRUMENT SHELF. GAGE CAN NOT REPORT HIGHER THAN THIS LEVEL.
24 THIS IS A MAJOR LIFE THREATENING FLOOD EVENT FROM MONTGOMERY AND RUSSEL THROUGH WEST SPRINGFIELD AND AGAWAM. HOMES AND BUSINESSES ALONG THE RIVER WILL FLOOD. PORTIONS OF ROUTE 20 WILL BE CLOSED. SOME RESIDENTIAL AREAS AND SHOPPING CENTERS WILL REQUIRE EVACUATIONS. BACKWATER FLOODING ON TRIBUTARY STREAMS IS ALSO ANTICIPATED. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS AND ACT QUICKLY IF YOU ARE TOLD TO EVACUATE.
22 THIS IS A MAJOR LIFE THREATENING FLOOD EVENT FROM MONTGOMERY AND RUSSEL THROUGH WEST SPRINGFIELD AND AGAWAM. LOW LYING HOMES AND BUSINESSES ALONG THE RIVER WILL FLOOD. PORTIONS OF ROUTE 20 WILL BE CLOSED. SOME RESIDENTIAL AREAS AND SHOPPING CENTERS WILL REQUIRE EVACUATIONS. BACKWATER FLOODING ON TRIBUTARY STREAMS IS ALSO ANTICIAPTED. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS AND ACT QUICKLY IF YOU ARE TOLD TO EVACUATE.
20 THIS IS A MAJOR LIFE THREATENING FLOOD EVENT. SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IS LIKELY ALONG THE WESTFIELD RIVER FROM MONTGOMERY AND RUSSEL THROUGH WEST SPRINGFIELD AND AGAWAM. PORTIONS OF ROUTE 20 WILL BE CLOSED. SHOPPING CENTERS AND SOME RESIDENTIAL AREAS ALONG THE RIVER WILL REQUIRE EVACUATIONS. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF YOUR LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE OFFICALS TO AVOID FLOODED AREAS.
18 SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IS LIKELY ALONG THE WESTFIELD RIVER AND MANY OF ITS SMALL TRIBUTARIES. PORTIONS OF ROUTE 20 WILL BE CLOSED AND SEVERAL SHOPPING CENTERS ALONG THE RIVER MAY REQUIRE EVACUATIONS. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF YOUR LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE OFFICALS TO AVOID FLOODED AREAS.
17 INTERESTS ALONG THE WESTFIELD RIVER AND ITS SMALLER TRIBUTARIES INCLUDING POWDERMILL BROOK AND THE LITTLE RIVER SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY. SOME SMALL SCALE EVACUATIONS MAY BE REQUIRED AS FLOOD WATERS INUNDATE AREAS ALONG ROUTE 20 FROM WEST SPRINGFIELD UPSTREAM THROUGH TECOWA COUNTRY CLUB.
16 INTERESTS ALONG THE WESTFIELD RIVER AND ITS SMALLER TRIBUTARIES INCLUDING POWDERMILL BROOK AND THE LITTLE RIVER SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY. SOME SMALL SCALE EVACUATIONS MAY BE REQUIRED AS FLOOD WATERS INUNDATE AREAS ALONG ROUTE 20.
15 INTERESTS ALONG THE WESTFIELD RIVER AND ITS SMALLER TRIBUTARIES INCLUDING POWDERMILL BROOK AND THE LITTLE RIVER SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY. ROAD CLOSURES ARE EXPECTED INCLUDING PORTIONS OF ROUTE 20 THROUGH WESTFIELD.
14.5 ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE REQUIRED ALONG ROUTE 20 AND UNION AVENUE. FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO STREAD INTO THE WESTGAGE SHOPPING CENTER PARKING AREA. FLOODING WILL ALSO DEVELOP WHERE THE LITTLE RIVER AND POWDERMILL BROOK JOIN THE WESTFIELD. OTHER SMALLER TRIBUTARIES WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING.
14 FLOODING OF LOW LYING SECTIONS ALONG THE RIVER THROUGH WESTFIELD IS EXPECTED. THE WESTFIELD RIVER WILL ALSO BACKUP THE LITTLE RIVER AND POWDERMILL BROOK WITH FLOODING EXPECTED ALONG THESE SMALLER TRIBUTARIES. ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE REQUIRED ALONG ROUTE 20 AND UNION AVENUE. FLOODING IS ALSO EXPECTED IN THE WESTGAGE SHOPPING CENTER PARKING AREA.
13.5 BUSINESSES IN LOW LYING SECTIONS ALONG THE RIVER THROUGH WESTFIELD SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT MATERIALS THAT ARE IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS AT STAGES AROUND 13.50 FEET. LOCALIZED FLOODING IN THE FROGS HOLE AREA IS EXPECTED.
13 FLOODING OF LOW LYING SECTIONS ALONG THE RIVER THROUGH WESTFIELD IS EXPECTED. BUSINESS INTERESTS SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT MATERIALS THAT ARE IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS. FLOODING IS ALSO EXPECTED ACROSS A PORTION OF UNION AVENUE IN THE FROGS HOLE AREA.
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Latitude: 42.106667° N, Longitude: 72.699444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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NWS stage 0 ft 13 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
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