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Cayuga Lake at Ithaca Pool (ft)Observed: 380.86 ft at 12:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 12:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 1:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 1:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 1:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 1:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.81 ft at 2:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.83 ft at 2:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 2:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 2:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.83 ft at 3:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 3:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 3:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 3:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 4:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 4:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 4:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 4:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 5:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 5:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 5:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 5:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 6:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 6:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 6:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 6:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 7:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 7:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 7:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 7:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 8:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 8:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 8:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 9:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 9:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 9:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 10:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 10:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 10:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 10:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 11:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 11:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 11:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 11:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 12:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 12:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 12:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 12:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 1:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 1:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 1:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 1:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 2:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 2:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 2:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 2:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 3:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 3:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 3:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 3:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 4:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 4:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 4:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 4:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 5:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 5:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.97 ft at 5:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 5:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 6:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 6:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 6:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 6:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 7:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 7:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 7:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 7:45AM Dec 19, 2014Highest Observation: 380.98 ft at 8:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 8:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.96 ft at 8:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 8:45AM Dec 19, 2014Highest Observation: 380.98 ft at 9:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 9:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 9:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 9:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 10:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 10:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 10:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 10:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 11:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 11:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 11:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 11:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 12:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 12:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 12:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 12:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 1:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 1:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 1:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 1:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 2:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 2:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 2:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.96 ft at 2:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 3:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 3:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 3:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 3:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.96 ft at 4:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 4:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 4:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 4:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 5:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 5:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 5:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 5:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 6:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 6:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 6:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 6:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 7:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 7:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 7:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 7:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 8:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 8:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 8:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 8:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 9:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 9:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 9:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 9:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 10:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 10:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 10:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 10:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 11:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 11:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 11:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 11:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 12:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 12:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 12:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 12:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 1:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 1:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 1:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 1:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 2:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 2:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 2:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 2:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 3:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 3:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 3:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 3:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 4:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 4:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 4:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 4:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.94 ft at 5:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 5:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 5:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 5:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 6:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 6:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 6:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 6:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 7:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 7:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 7:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 7:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 8:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 8:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 8:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 8:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 9:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 9:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 9:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 9:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 10:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 10:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 10:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 10:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 11:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 11:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 11:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 11:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.91 ft at 12:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 12:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 12:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 12:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.93 ft at 1:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 1:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 1:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 1:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.95 ft at 2:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 2:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 2:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 2:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.92 ft at 3:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 3:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 3:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 3:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 4:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 4:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 4:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 4:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 5:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 5:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 5:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 5:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 6:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 6:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 6:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 6:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 7:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 7:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 7:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 7:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 8:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 8:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 8:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 8:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 9:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 9:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.9 ft at 9:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 9:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 10:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 10:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.89 ft at 10:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 10:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 11:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 11:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 11:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 11:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 12:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 12:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.88 ft at 12:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 12:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 1:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 1:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 1:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 1:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 2:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 2:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 2:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 2:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 3:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 3:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 3:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 3:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 4:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 4:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.82 ft at 4:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.82 ft at 4:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 5:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 5:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 5:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 5:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 6:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 6:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.83 ft at 6:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 6:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.83 ft at 7:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.87 ft at 7:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 7:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.83 ft at 7:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 8:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 8:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 8:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.85 ft at 8:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 9:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.83 ft at 9:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.86 ft at 9:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 380.84 ft at 9:45AM Dec 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 1:00PM Dec 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 7:00PM Dec 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 1:00AM Dec 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 7:00AM Dec 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 1:00PM Dec 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 7:00PM Dec 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 1:00AM Dec 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 7:00AM Dec 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 1:00PM Dec 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 7:00PM Dec 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 1:00AM Dec 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 380.8 ft 7:00AM Dec 24, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesICYN6(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (12:16PM Dec 21, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:56AM Dec 21)Latest observed value: 380.84 ft at 9:45 AM EST 21-Dec-2014. Flood Stage is 383.5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Cayuga Lake at Ithaca are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 385
Moderate Flood Stage: 384
Flood Stage: 383.5
Action Stage: 383
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 386.46 ft on 04/26/1993
(2) 383.70 ft on 05/22/2014

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 383.70 ft on 05/22/2014
(2) 386.46 ft on 04/26/1993

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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384 Flooding is likely along the south end of the lake, impacting parks such as Stewart Park and Allan H. Treman State Park. More of Route 13 in the southwestern district will be impacted including isolating the Titus Towers area. About 15 houses near the lakeshore in the Ulysses-Trumansburg area and the Lansing area will flood.
383.5 South end of the lake flooding is likely along low lying streets and parking lots near the shore. This includes, Myers Point located in Lansing, including the area near Lagoda Park Drive. In the Town of Ulysses along Taughannock Blvd. In addition to flooding from the lake itself, the high water level of the lake will likely cause water to back up into Sixmile Creek. Flooding is likely in low lying areas in the southwest business district along Route 13 near Wegmans and Staples along with Titus Flats.
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Latitude: 42.445833° N, Longitude: 76.512500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 383.5 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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Data is provided by the USGS. The vertical datum is in NGVD29. Flood stages are in NGVD29. Flood categories will differ from Cayuga Lake at Mud Lock due to different datums.
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