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Canandaigua Lake at Canandaigua Pool (ft)Observed: 687.78 ft at 9:15AM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.79 ft at 9:45AM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.78 ft at 10:15AM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.79 ft at 10:45AM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.8 ft at 11:15AM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.8 ft at 11:45AM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.8 ft at 12:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.79 ft at 12:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 1:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 1:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.79 ft at 2:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 3:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.78 ft at 3:30PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 3:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.78 ft at 4:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 4:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 5:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 5:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 6:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 6:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.83 ft at 7:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 7:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 8:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 8:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.85 ft at 9:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 9:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 10:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 10:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 11:15PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 11:45PM Feb 20, 2017Observed: 687.82 ft at 12:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 12:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 1:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.83 ft at 1:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 2:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 3:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 3:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 4:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 4:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 5:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 5:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 6:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 6:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 7:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 9:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 9:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 10:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 10:45AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 11:15AM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 12:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.91 ft at 12:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 1:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 2:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 2:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.91 ft at 3:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 4:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 5:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 6:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.81 ft at 6:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.85 ft at 7:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 7:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 8:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 8:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 9:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 9:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 10:15PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 10:45PM Feb 21, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 12:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 12:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.85 ft at 1:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 2:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.85 ft at 2:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 3:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 4:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.85 ft at 4:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 5:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.91 ft at 5:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 6:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 6:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 7:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 7:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.84 ft at 8:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 8:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 9:15AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 10:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 11:30AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 11:45AM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 12:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 1:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.85 ft at 1:45PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.86 ft at 2:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 2:45PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 3:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 3:45PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 4:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 5:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 5:45PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 6:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 6:45PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 7:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.87 ft at 8:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 9:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.88 ft at 10:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 10:45PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 11:15PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 11:45PM Feb 22, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 12:15AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 12:45AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 1:15AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 1:45AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 2:15AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 2:45AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 3:15AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 3:45AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 4:15AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 4:45AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.89 ft at 5:15AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.91 ft at 5:30AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.92 ft at 5:45AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.91 ft at 6:15AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 6:45AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.9 ft at 7:15AM Feb 23, 2017Highest Observation: 687.93 ft at 7:45AM Feb 23, 2017Highest Observation: 687.93 ft at 8:00AM Feb 23, 2017Observed: 687.92 ft at 8:15AM Feb 23, 2017Forecast: 687.9 ft 1:00PM Feb 23, 2017Forecast: 687.9 ft 7:00PM Feb 23, 2017Forecast: 687.9 ft 1:00AM Feb 24, 2017Forecast: 687.9 ft 7:00AM Feb 24, 2017Forecast: 687.9 ft 1:00PM Feb 24, 2017Highest Forecast: 688 ft 7:00PM Feb 24, 2017Highest Forecast: 688 ft 1:00AM Feb 25, 2017Highest Forecast: 688 ft 7:00AM Feb 25, 2017CNDN6(plotting HPIRP) Graph Created (8:45AM Feb 23, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 11:21AM Feb 22)Latest observed value: 687.92 ft at 8:15 AM EST 23-Feb-2017. Flood Stage is 690 ft
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NOTE: Impact statements listed below may not be representative during times of ice jam flooding.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Canandaigua Lake at Canandaigua are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 692
Moderate Flood Stage: 691
Flood Stage: 690
Action Stage: 689
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 692.11 ft on 06/24/1972
(2) 690.25 ft on 05/01/2011

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 690.25 ft on 05/01/2011
(2) 692.11 ft on 06/24/1972

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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692 Widespread flooding of lakefront property along East Lake and West Lake Roads. The city pier innundated...some flooding of commercial property on Lakeshore Drive.
691 Moderate flooding to low lying lakefront property along all shores...some structures along East Lake and West Lake Roads impacted.
690 Flood stage...Flooding begins to some low lying residential structures along the lake.
689 Elevated lake level with minor flooding of lawns and docks
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Latitude: 42.873222° N, Longitude: 77.272639° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 690 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 NULL NULL  
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