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Black Creek at Churchville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.74 ft at 9:30AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.74 ft at 9:45AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:00AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:15AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:30AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:45AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:00AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:15AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:30AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:45AM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:46PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 3:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 3:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 3:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 3:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 4:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 4:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 4:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 4:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 5:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 5:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 5:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 5:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 6:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 6:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 6:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 6:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 7:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 7:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 7:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 7:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 8:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 8:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 8:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 8:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 9:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 9:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 9:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 9:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 11:00PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 11:15PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 11:30PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 11:45PM Jan 26, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:46AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 8:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 8:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 8:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 11:00AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 11:15AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 11:30AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 11:45AM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 12:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 12:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 12:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 12:31PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 12:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 1:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 1:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 1:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 1:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 3:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 3:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 3:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 3:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 4:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 4:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 4:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 4:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 5:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 5:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 5:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 5:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 6:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 6:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 6:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 6:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 7:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 7:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 9:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 9:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 9:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 9:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 10:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 10:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 10:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:15PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.76 ft at 11:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:45PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.8 ft at 12:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.81 ft at 12:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.83 ft at 12:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.86 ft at 1:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.87 ft at 1:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.89 ft at 1:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.92 ft at 2:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.93 ft at 2:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.96 ft at 3:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 3:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.04 ft at 4:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.05 ft at 4:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.06 ft at 5:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.1 ft at 5:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 6:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.14 ft at 6:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 6:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 6:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.18 ft at 7:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.18 ft at 7:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.19 ft at 7:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.2 ft at 7:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.2 ft at 8:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.21 ft at 8:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.21 ft at 8:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 2.22 ft at 8:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.21 ft at 9:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.21 ft at 9:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.19 ft at 10:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.17 ft at 10:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 10:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.13 ft at 10:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 11:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.96 ft at 11:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.87 ft at 11:45AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.8 ft at 12:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.74 ft at 12:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 1:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 1:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 1:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 1:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 3:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 3:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 3:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 3:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 6:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 8:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 8:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 8:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 9:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.69 ft at 10:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.71 ft at 10:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 11:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.76 ft at 11:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.8 ft at 12:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.81 ft at 12:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.81 ft at 12:31AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.83 ft at 12:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.86 ft at 1:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.87 ft at 1:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.92 ft at 2:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.95 ft at 3:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.96 ft at 3:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.96 ft at 3:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 5:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 5:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 7:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.96 ft at 7:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 1.94 ft at 8:00AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00PM Jan 29, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 7:00PM Jan 29, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00AM Jan 30, 2015Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00AM Jan 30, 2015Forecast: 1.6 ft 1:00PM Jan 30, 2015Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00PM Jan 30, 2015Forecast: 1.6 ft 1:00AM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00AM Jan 31, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCHRN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:15AM Jan 29, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 11:09AM Jan 28)Latest observed value: 1.94 ft at 8:00 AM EST 29-Jan-2015. Flood Stage is 6 ft
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NOTE: Impact statements listed below may not be representative during times of ice jam flooding.

NOTE: Please report ice jams to local authorities.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Black Creek at Churchville are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 6
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 9.44 ft on 03/31/1960
(2) 9.19 ft on 01/09/1998
(3) 8.83 ft on 03/28/1950
(4) 8.52 ft on 03/30/1993
(5) 8.05 ft on 02/25/1985
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7.99 ft on 12/23/2013
(2) 6.74 ft on 05/16/2011
(3) 6.48 ft on 03/09/2009
(4) 7.64 ft on 02/14/2009
(5) 7.85 ft on 12/29/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.90 ft on 09/15/1959
(2) 1.10 ft on 08/03/1999
(3) 1.17 ft on 07/29/1983
(4) 1.50 ft on 08/15/1996

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8 Major flood, extensive lowland flooding along entire reach of creek in Genesee and Monroe counties. Serious residential flooding Churchville, Chili, to the vicinity of the Rochester airport. Some backwater problems from the Genesee River east of Chili.
7 Moderate flood, widespread agricultural flooding along entire length of creek. Some residential flooding begins Churchville to Chili area. Possible road closures.
6 Flood stage, more widespread agricultural land flooding, some backyard and basement flooding Churchville to Chili but minimal damages.
5 Action stage, some localized overflow into agricultural lands near confluence with Genesee River.
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Latitude: 43.100556° N, Longitude: 77.882500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 6 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(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 551.830017089844 ft 557.830017089844 ft  

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