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Saranac River at Plattsburgh Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.39 ft at 9:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 10:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 10:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 11:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 11:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 11:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 12:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 12:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 12:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 2:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 2:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 2:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 3:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 3:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 3:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 4:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 4:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 4:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 5:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 5:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 5:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 6:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 6:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 7:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 7:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 8:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 10:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 10:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 10:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 10:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 12:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 1:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 1:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 2:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 2:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 2:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 4:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 5:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 6:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 7:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 7:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 7:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 8:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 8:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 9:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 9:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 10:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 10:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 11:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 11:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 12:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 1:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 2:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 3:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 4:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 4:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 4:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 5:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 5:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 6:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 6:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 7:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 7:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 7:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 12:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 3:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 3:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 3:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 4:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 4:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 7:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 8:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 10:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 10:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 10:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 11:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 11:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 12:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 2:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 2:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 2:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 3:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 4:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 6:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 6:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 7:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 7:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 7:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 8:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 8:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 10:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 10:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 11:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 12:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 12:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 12:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 1:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 1:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 1:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 3:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 3:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 3:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 4:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 4:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 4:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 5:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 5:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 5:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 6:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 6:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 6:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 7:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 7:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 7:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 8:15AM Oct 24, 2014Highest Observation: 3.63 ft at 8:30AM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 2:00PM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00PM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00AM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00AM Oct 26, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00PM Oct 26, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00PM Oct 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPBGN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:16AM Oct 24, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:29PM Oct 23)Latest observed value: 3.63 ft at 8:30 AM EDT 24-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 9 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Saranac River at Plattsburgh are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:12
Moderate Flood Stage:10
Flood Stage:9
Action Stage:8

Historical Crests
(1) 12.40 ft on 04/08/1928
(2) 12.11 ft on 11/09/1996
(3) 10.90 ft on 05/12/1943
(4) 10.73 ft on 04/01/1998
(5) 10.08 ft on 12/30/1984
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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12 WATER LEVELS EQUAL THE NOVEMBER 1996 FLOODING. UNDERWOOD TRAILER PARK IS PROTECTED BY THE LEVEE...BUT IT SHOULD BE MONITORED FOR WEAKENING. FLOODING OF LOWLANDS OCCURS IN MORRISONVILLE EAST OF MASON STREET.
9 UNDERWOOD TRAILER PARK PROTECTED BY LEVEE IF DRAIN PLUGS ARE IN. LEVEE SHOULD BE MONITORED FOR WEAKENING.
8 THE SARANAC RIVER IS AT BANKFULL. THE RIVER IS NEAR THE DRAINAGE HOLES IN THE LEVEE AT UNDERWOOD TRAILER PARK. NO DAMAGE AT THIS STAGE...BUT PLUGS SHOULD BE PLACED IN LEVEE AT UNDERWOOD TRAILER PARK TO PREVENT WATER FROM RIVER ENTERING TRAILER PARK.
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(1) View upstream from PBGN6
(2) View downstream from PBGN6
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Latitude: 44.681667° N, Longitude: 73.471667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9 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 29 155.74 ft 164.74 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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