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Winooski River at Montpelier Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 5.44 ft at 12:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:00AM Nov 25, 2014Highest Observation: 5.44 ft at 1:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 1:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 2:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 2:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 2:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 3:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 3:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 3:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 3:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 4:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 4:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 4:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 4:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 5:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 6:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 7:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 7:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 8:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 8:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 8:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 8:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 9:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 10:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 11:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 11:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 11:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 12:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 12:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 12:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 1:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 2:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 2:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 2:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 2:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 3:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 3:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 4:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 4:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 4:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 4:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 5:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 5:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 5:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 5:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.98 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 6:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 6:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 6:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.9 ft at 7:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 7:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.9 ft at 7:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.84 ft at 8:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 9:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 9:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.79 ft at 10:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.79 ft at 10:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.77 ft at 11:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 11:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.74 ft at 11:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 11:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 12:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 12:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 1:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 1:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 2:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 2:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 2:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 3:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 3:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 3:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 4:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 4:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 4:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 5:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 5:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 5:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 6:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 6:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 7:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 7:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 7:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 8:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 8:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 8:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 8:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 9:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 9:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 9:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 10:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 10:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 10:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 10:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 11:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 11:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 11:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 11:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 12:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 12:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 1:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 1:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 1:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 3:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 3:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 3:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 3:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 4:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 4:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 4:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 4:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 5:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 5:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 5:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 5:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 7:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 7:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 7:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 7:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 8:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 8:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 8:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 8:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 9:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 9:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 10:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 11:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 11:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 11:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 11:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 12:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 1:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 3:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 4:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 4:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 4:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 5:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 6:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 7:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 7:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 7:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 7:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 8:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 8:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 9:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 9:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 9:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 10:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 10:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 10:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 10:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 11:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 11:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 11:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 11:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 12:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 12:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 12:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 12:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 1:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 1:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 1:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 2:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 2:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 3:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 3:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 3:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 3:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 4:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 6:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 6:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 7:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 7:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 7:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 8:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 8:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 9:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 9:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 9:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 9:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 10:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 10:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 10:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 10:45PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 11:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 11:15PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 11:30PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 11:45PM Nov 27, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.2 ft 1:00AM Nov 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.2 ft 7:00AM Nov 28, 2014Forecast: 4.1 ft 1:00PM Nov 28, 2014Forecast: 4.1 ft 7:00PM Nov 28, 2014Forecast: 4.1 ft 1:00AM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 4.1 ft 7:00AM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 1:00PM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 7:00PM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 1:00AM Nov 30, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 7:00AM Nov 30, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesMONV1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:31AM Nov 28, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 11:46AM Nov 27)Latest observed value: 4.3 ft at 11:45 PM EST 27-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Winooski River at Montpelier are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 17.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 11
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 27.10 ft on 11/03/1927
(2) 19.05 ft on 08/29/2011
(3) 17.59 ft on 05/27/2011
(4) 17.55 ft on 06/30/1973
(5) 17.31 ft on 04/07/1912
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 19.05 ft on 08/29/2011
(2) 17.59 ft on 05/27/2011
(3) 8.66 ft on 03/30/2003
(4) 10.37 ft on 04/14/2002
(5) 10.54 ft on 05/10/2000
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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27 The Montpelier business district will be covered by water 8 to 10 feet deep. Widespread flooding of the Winooski valley will occur.
22 Downtown Montpelier will be inundated, and local roads will be covered by water. Route 2 and railroad tracks along the river will be covered with water. There will be widespread field flooding throughout the Winooski River valley.
17.5 Water covers the streets in downtown Montpelier. Local roads along the Winooski from Montpelier to Waterbury will be covered in water, and there will be widespread field flooding.
16 Route 2 will flood at Bailey Avenue bridge, and the entrance to the montpelier high school. Parking lots behind state office buildings next to the river will flood between Taylor Street and Bailey Avenue, and the approach to Taylor Street bridge will be inundated. Low lying fields and farmland will be inundated.
15 Flooding will begin on State Street at the Bailey Avenue bridge. Flooding may occur along route 302 between montpelier and barre. Downstream from montpelier to waterbury, low lying local roads and farmland will flood. Water will approach the state of vermont office complex in waterbury.
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(1) Winooski River at Montpelier VT River Gage House
(2) View upstream from MONV1
(3) View downstream from MONV1
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Latitude: 44.256667° N, Longitude: 72.593889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 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 29 499.99 ft 514.99 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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