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Tonawanda Creek at Batavia Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.86 ft at 7:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 7:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 7:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 8:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 8:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 10:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 10:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 10:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 10:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 11:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 11:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 11:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 11:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 12:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 12:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 12:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 12:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 2:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 2:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 2:16AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 2:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 2:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 3:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 3:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 3:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 3:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 4:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 4:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 4:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 4:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 5:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 5:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 5:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 5:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 6:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 8:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 9:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 9:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 9:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 10:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 10:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 10:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:16PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 8:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 8:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 9:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 9:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 9:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 10:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 10:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 10:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 10:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 12:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 12:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 12:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 1:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 1:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 1:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 2:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 2:17AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 2:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 2:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 3:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 3:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 3:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 3:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 7:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 7:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 9:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 9:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 9:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 9:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 12:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 2:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 2:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 2:16PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 2:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 2:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 4:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 7:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 9:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 9:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 9:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 10:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 10:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 10:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 10:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 12:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 12:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 12:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 1:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 1:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 1:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:17AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 4:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 6:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 6:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 6:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 6:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 7:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 7:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 8:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 8:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 8:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 9:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 9:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 10:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 10:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 10:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 10:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 11:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 11:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 11:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:45PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Observation: 1.98 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Observation: 1.98 ft at 2:15PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Observation: 1.98 ft at 2:17PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 2:30PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Observation: 1.98 ft at 2:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:15PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Observation: 1.98 ft at 3:30PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Observation: 1.98 ft at 3:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Observation: 1.98 ft at 4:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 5:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 5:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 5:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.9 ft 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 1.8 ft 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBTVN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:00PM Oct 22, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 11:08AM Oct 22)Latest observed value: 1.97 ft at 6:00 PM EDT 22-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 9 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:12
Moderate Flood Stage:10
Flood Stage:9
Action Stage:7

Historical Crests
(1) 14.50 ft on 03/01/1942
(2) 13.85 ft on 04/06/1947
(3) 13.73 ft on 03/29/1950
(4) 13.44 ft on 03/02/1955
(5) 12.70 ft on 03/31/1960
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.89 ft on 09/09/2008
(2) 1.20 ft on 07/19/1983
(3) 1.30 ft on 08/03/1999
(4) 1.30 ft on 09/03/1995
(5) 1.50 ft on 07/15/1998
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12 Major flood, considerable residential and commercial flooding from the west side of Batavia through East Pembroke. Widespread flooding in low lying areas and feeder streams along the entire reach of Tonawanda Creek, including the Tonawanda Indian Reservation and extending into the Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge.
10 Moderate flood, flooding along West Main Street and South Main Street in Batavia and along the creek from Batavia to East Pembroke, extending to the Tonawanda Indian Reservation. Flooding will mainly impact roads, with some residential and commerical flooding possible.
9 Flood stage, some flooding in Batavia, possibly impacting Kibbe Park, Walnut Street, and Law Street. Flooding in rural areas of Alexander and the lowlands of the Alabama Swamps with some road closures likely.
7 Action stage, high flows. Minor impact on some rural roads north of Alexander.
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Latitude: 42.997500° N, Longitude: 78.188611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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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
Other 876.330017089844 ft 885.330017089844 ft  

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