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Black Creek at Churchville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.71 ft at 11:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 11:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 12:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 12:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 12:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 1:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 1:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 2:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 3:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 3:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 3:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 3:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 4:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 4:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 5:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 5:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 6:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.33 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.57 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 4:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 5:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 6:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 7:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 7:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 8:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 8:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 9:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 9:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 10:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 10:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 11:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 11:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 12:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 12:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 12:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 1:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 1:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 1:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 1:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 2:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 2:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 2:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 2:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 3:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 3:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 4:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 4:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 4:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 4:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 5:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 5:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 6:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 6:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 7:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 7:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 7:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 8:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 8:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 8:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 9:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 9:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 11:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 11:15PM Jul 29, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 11:30PM Jul 29, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 11:45PM Jul 29, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 12:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 12:15AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 12:30AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 12:45AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 1:00AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 1:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 1:30AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 1:45AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 2:00AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 2:15AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 2:30AM Jul 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.74 ft at 2:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 3:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 3:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 3:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 3:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 4:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 4:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 6:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 6:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 7:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 7:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 7:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 7:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 8:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 8:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 9:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 9:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 10:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 10:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 11:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 11:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 11:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 11:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 12:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 12:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 12:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 12:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 1:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 1:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 1:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 1:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 2:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 2:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 3:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 3:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 3:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 4:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 5:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 5:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 6:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 6:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 6:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 7:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 8:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 8:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 9:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 9:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 10:00PM Jul 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00AM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 8:00AM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 2:00PM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 8:00PM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 2.8 ft 2:00AM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 2.7 ft 8:00AM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 2.6 ft 2:00PM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 2.5 ft 8:00PM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 2.5 ft 2:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 2.5 ft 8:00AM Aug 02, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCHRN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:15PM Jul 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 11:08AM Jul 30)Latest observed value: 4.05 ft at 10:00 PM EDT 30-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 6 ft
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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

Historical Crests
(1) 9.44 ft on 03/31/1960
(2) 9.20 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.

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
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 6 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
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 551.830017089844 ft 557.830017089844 ft  

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