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Owasco Lake near Auburn Pool (ft)Observed: 711.45 ft at 11:30PM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 11:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 12:00AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 12:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 12:30AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 12:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 1:00AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 1:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 1:30AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 1:45AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 2:00AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 2:15AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 2:30AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 2:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 3:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 3:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 3:30AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 3:45AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 4:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 4:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 4:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 4:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 5:00AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 5:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 5:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 5:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 6:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 6:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 6:30AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 711.47 ft at 6:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 7:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 7:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 7:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 7:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 8:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 8:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 8:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 8:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 9:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 9:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 9:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 9:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 10:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 10:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 10:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 10:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 11:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 11:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 11:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 11:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 12:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 12:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 12:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 12:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 1:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 1:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.45 ft at 1:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 1:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.46 ft at 2:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 2:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 2:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 2:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 3:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 3:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 3:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 3:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 4:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.44 ft at 4:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 4:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 4:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 5:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 5:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 5:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 5:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 6:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 6:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 6:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 6:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.43 ft at 7:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 7:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 7:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 7:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 8:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 8:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 8:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 8:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 9:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 9:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 9:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 9:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 10:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 10:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 10:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 10:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 11:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 11:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 11:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 11:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 12:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 12:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 12:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 12:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 1:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 1:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 1:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 1:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 2:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.42 ft at 2:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 2:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 2:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 3:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 3:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 3:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 3:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 4:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 4:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 4:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 4:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.41 ft at 5:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 5:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 5:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 5:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 6:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.4 ft at 6:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 6:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 6:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 7:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 7:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 7:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 7:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 8:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 8:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.37 ft at 8:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.39 ft at 8:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 9:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 9:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.36 ft at 9:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.37 ft at 9:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.36 ft at 10:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 10:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.37 ft at 10:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.38 ft at 10:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 11:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.36 ft at 11:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 11:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.37 ft at 11:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.36 ft at 12:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.37 ft at 12:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 12:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 12:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 1:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 1:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 1:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 1:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 2:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 2:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.36 ft at 2:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 2:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.36 ft at 3:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 3:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 3:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 3:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 4:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 4:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.36 ft at 4:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 4:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 5:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 5:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 5:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 5:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.35 ft at 6:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 6:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 6:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 6:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.34 ft at 7:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 7:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 7:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 7:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 8:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 8:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 8:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 8:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 9:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 9:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 9:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 9:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 10:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 10:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 10:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.33 ft at 10:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 11:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 11:15PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 11:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 11:45PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 12:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 12:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.32 ft at 12:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 12:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 1:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 1:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 1:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 1:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 2:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 2:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 2:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 2:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.31 ft at 3:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 3:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 3:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 3:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 4:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 4:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 4:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 4:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.3 ft at 5:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.28 ft at 5:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 5:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.28 ft at 5:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 6:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.28 ft at 6:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 6:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.28 ft at 6:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 7:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.29 ft at 7:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 7:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.28 ft at 7:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 8:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 8:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 8:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.28 ft at 8:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 9:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.28 ft at 9:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 9:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.26 ft at 9:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.26 ft at 10:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.27 ft at 10:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.26 ft at 10:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.26 ft at 10:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.25 ft at 11:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.26 ft at 11:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.25 ft at 11:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.25 ft at 11:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.25 ft at 12:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.25 ft at 12:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 12:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.26 ft at 12:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.25 ft at 1:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.25 ft at 1:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 1:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 1:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 2:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 2:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 2:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 2:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 3:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 3:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 3:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 3:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 4:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 4:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.24 ft at 4:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 4:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 5:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 5:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 5:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 5:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.22 ft at 6:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 6:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.23 ft at 6:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.22 ft at 6:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.22 ft at 7:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.21 ft at 7:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.22 ft at 7:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.22 ft at 7:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.21 ft at 8:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.21 ft at 8:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.22 ft at 8:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.21 ft at 8:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.22 ft at 9:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.21 ft at 9:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.21 ft at 9:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.19 ft at 9:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 711.19 ft at 10:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Forecast: 711.2 ft 1:00AM Dec 05, 2016Forecast: 711.1 ft 7:00AM Dec 05, 2016Forecast: 711.1 ft 1:00PM Dec 05, 2016Forecast: 711.1 ft 7:00PM Dec 05, 2016Forecast: 711 ft 1:00AM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 711 ft 7:00AM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 711 ft 1:00PM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 710.9 ft 7:00PM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 710.9 ft 1:00AM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 710.9 ft 7:00AM Dec 07, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesOWSN6(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (11:15PM Dec 4, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 10:50AM Dec 4)Latest observed value: 711.19 ft at 10:00 PM EST 4-Dec-2016. Flood Stage is 715 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading may be affected by ice during freezing weather from November to April.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Owasco Lake near Auburn are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 716.9
Moderate Flood Stage: 716
Flood Stage: 715
Action Stage: 714.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 716.91 ft on 04/09/1940
(2) 716.91 ft on 03/26/1936
(3) 716.88 ft on 06/25/1972
(4) 714.91 ft on 04/27/1993
(5) 714.21 ft on 05/13/1996

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 714.21 ft on 05/13/1996
(2) 714.91 ft on 04/27/1993
(3) 716.88 ft on 06/25/1972
(4) 716.91 ft on 04/09/1940
(5) 716.91 ft on 03/26/1936

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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716.9 Major flooding. Represents floods of record reached in 1936, 1940, and 1972.
716 Moderate flooding begins. City of Auburn pumping station floor elevation reached.
715 Lake level flood stage. Minor flooding begins along west side of lake in Fleming and along the southeast corner in Indian Cove. Poplar Cove Road is threatened.
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Latitude: 42.898889° N, Longitude: 76.538056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 715 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
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 0 ft 715 ft  

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