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Wateree River near Camden Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 6.66 ft at 3:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 3:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 3:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 4:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 4:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 4:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 5:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.1 ft at 5:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 5:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 6:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 6:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.55 ft at 6:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 6:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 7:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 7:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 7:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 7:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 8:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 8:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 9:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 9:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 9:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.94 ft at 10:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 10:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 11:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 11:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 11:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 11:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.79 ft at 12:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 12:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 12:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 1:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 1:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 1:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.81 ft at 1:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 2:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 2:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 3:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 3:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 3:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 4:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 4:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 4:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.74 ft at 5:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 5:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 5:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 6:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 6:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 7:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 7:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 7:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 7:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 8:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.83 ft at 8:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 8:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 8:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.55 ft at 9:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.97 ft at 9:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.34 ft at 9:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 10:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.73 ft at 10:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 10:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 10:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 11:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 11:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 11:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 9.03 ft at 11:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.75 ft at 12:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 12:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 12:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.05 ft at 1:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 1:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 1:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 1:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 2:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 2:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 7.1 ft at 2:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 2:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 3:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 3:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 3:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 4:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 4:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 4:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 4:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.07 ft at 5:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 5:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 5:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 6:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 6:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 6:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 6:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 7:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 7:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 7:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 7:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 8:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 8:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 8:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 9:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 9:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 9:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 10:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 10:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 10:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 11:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 11:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.96 ft at 11:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.91 ft at 11:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 4.77 ft at 12:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.77 ft at 12:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 12:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 12:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.62 ft at 1:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 1:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 1:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 1:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 2:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 2:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 3:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 3:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 3:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 4:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 4:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 4:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 4:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.74 ft at 5:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 5:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 6:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.53 ft at 6:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 7:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 7:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 7:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 8:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 8:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 8:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 9:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 9:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 9:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 10:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 10:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 10:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 11:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 11:15AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 11:30AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 11:45AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 12:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 12:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 12:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 1:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 1:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 2:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 2:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 2:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 2:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 3:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 3:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 3:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 4:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 4:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 4:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 5:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 5:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.67 ft at 5:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 5:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 6:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 6:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 6:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 7:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 4.96 ft at 7:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 7:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 8:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 8:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 8:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 7.61 ft at 8:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 9:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.86 ft at 9:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.24 ft at 9:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.48 ft at 10:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.65 ft at 10:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.74 ft at 10:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 10:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.71 ft at 11:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.46 ft at 11:15PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 9.17 ft at 11:30PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.88 ft at 11:45PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 12:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 12:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 12:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 1:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 1:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.26 ft at 1:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.05 ft at 1:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 2:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 2:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 2:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 2:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.09 ft at 3:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 3:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 3:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 3:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 4:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 4:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 4:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 4:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 5:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 5:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 5:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 6:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 6:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 6:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 5.54 ft at 7:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 7:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 7:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 7:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 8:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.35 ft at 8:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 8:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.09 ft at 8:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 9:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.24 ft at 9:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.55 ft at 9:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 10:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 10:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 10:30AM Dec 21, 2014Highest Observation: 10.08 ft at 10:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.99 ft at 11:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.73 ft at 11:15AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.48 ft at 11:30AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 9.18 ft at 11:45AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.9 ft at 12:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.62 ft at 12:15PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:30PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 12:45PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.23 ft at 1:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.14 ft at 1:15PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 1:30PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 1:45PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 2:00PM Dec 21, 2014Forecast: 7.7 ft 7:00PM Dec 21, 2014Forecast: 7.8 ft 1:00AM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 7.9 ft 7:00AM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 8 ft 1:00PM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 7:00PM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 1:00AM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 7:00AM Dec 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 8.4 ft 1:00PM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 8.1 ft 7:00PM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 7.2 ft 1:00AM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 6.2 ft 7:00AM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 5.9 ft 1:00PM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 7:00PM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 6 ft 1:00AM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 5.9 ft 7:00AM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 5.8 ft 1:00PM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 5.8 ft 7:00PM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 5.8 ft 1:00AM Dec 26, 2014Forecast: 5.8 ft 7:00AM Dec 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCMDS1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:00PM Dec 21, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:17AM Dec 21)Latest observed value: 7.59 ft at 2:00 PM EST 21-Dec-2014. Flood Stage is 27 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Wateree River near Camden are issued routinely year-round.

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Upstream Gauge - at Wateree Dam Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - below Eastover
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 35
Moderate Flood Stage: 29
Flood Stage: 27
Action Stage: 16
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 40.40 ft on 07/18/1916
(2) 40.40 ft on 07/16/1916
(3) 39.70 ft on 08/26/1908
(4) 36.63 ft on 04/07/1936
(5) 36.00 ft on 10/03/1929
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 29.23 ft on 02/07/2010
(2) 27.34 ft on 01/29/2010
(3) 27.40 ft on 01/28/2010
(4) 15.19 ft on 08/31/2008
(5) 28.07 ft on 03/03/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -0.34 ft on 09/21/2003
(2) 0.06 ft on 09/07/1993
(3) 0.11 ft on 07/17/1998
(4) 0.13 ft on 05/25/2001
(5) 0.13 ft on 08/10/1997
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41 The Southern Railroad near Wateree may be flooded.
39 Southern Railroad traffic downstream from Camden and in the Eastover area may be affected.
35 Fairview Plant Road near the river floods. Flood water backs up into Five and Twenty Mile Creek west of Camden.
32 Livestock may become cut off on small islands downstream from Camden.
29 The Invista Plant in Lugoff may become flooded.
27 Access road in the Turkey Lane Community near Camden becomes flooded. River bottomland between Camden and Lugoff begins to flood.
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(1) River Gage on the Wateree River near Camden
(2) Looking Upstream on the Wateree at Camden
(3) River Gage on the Wateree River near Camden
(4) Looking Downstream on the Wateree at Camden
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Latitude: 34.244444° N, Longitude: 80.654167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 27 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 29 115.36 ft 142.36 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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