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Fish River at Fort Kent Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.62 ft at 11:15PM Feb 23, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 11:30PM Feb 23, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:45PM Feb 23, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 12:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 12:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 12:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 1:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 1:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 1:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 1:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 2:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 2:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 2:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 2:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 3:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 3:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 3:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 3:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 5:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 5:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 5:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.46 ft at 5:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.46 ft at 6:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.46 ft at 6:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 7:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 7:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.48 ft at 7:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 7:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.49 ft at 8:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.5 ft at 8:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.51 ft at 8:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 8:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.52 ft at 9:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.53 ft at 9:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 9:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 9:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 10:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 10:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.62 ft at 10:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 11:00AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 11:15AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:30AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:45AM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 12:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 12:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 12:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 12:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 1:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 2:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 2:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 2:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 2:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 3:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 3:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 3:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:15PM Feb 24, 2015Highest Observation: 5.12 ft at 4:30PM Feb 24, 2015Highest Observation: 5.12 ft at 4:45PM Feb 24, 2015Highest Observation: 5.12 ft at 5:00PM Feb 24, 2015Highest Observation: 5.12 ft at 5:15PM Feb 24, 2015Highest Observation: 5.12 ft at 5:30PM Feb 24, 2015Highest Observation: 5.12 ft at 5:45PM Feb 24, 2015Highest Observation: 5.12 ft at 6:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 6:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 6:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 6:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 7:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 7:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 7:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 7:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 8:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 8:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 8:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 8:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 9:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 9:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 9:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 9:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 10:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 10:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 10:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 10:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 11:00PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:15PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:30PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:45PM Feb 24, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 12:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 1:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 1:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 2:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 3:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 3:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 3:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 3:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 6:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 6:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 6:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 6:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 9:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 9:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 10:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 10:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 10:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:00AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:15AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 11:30AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 11:45AM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 1:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 1:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 1:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 1:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 2:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 2:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 2:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 6:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 7:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 8:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 8:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 9:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 10:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 10:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 10:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 10:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 11:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 11:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 11:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 11:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 12:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 12:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 12:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 12:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 1:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 1:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 1:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 1:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 2:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 4:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 5:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 6:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 6:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 7:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 7:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 7:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 9:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 9:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 9:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 9:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 10:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 10:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 10:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 10:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 11:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 11:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 11:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 11:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 12:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 12:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 12:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 1:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 1:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 1:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 1:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 2:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 3:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 3:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 5:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 5:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 5:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 6:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 7:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 8:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 9:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 9:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 10:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 10:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 10:45PM Feb 26, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFIHM1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:01PM Feb 26, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.73 ft at 10:45 PM EST 26-Feb-2015. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Fish River at Fort Kent are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 13
Moderate Flood Stage: 12
Flood Stage: 11
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 13.93 ft on 04/30/2008
(2) 12.43 ft on 04/30/1973
(3) 11.75 ft on 04/26/1983
(4) 11.49 ft on 05/16/1961
(5) 11.11 ft on 04/30/1979
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.93 ft on 04/30/2008
(2) 10.88 ft on 05/01/2005
(3) 10.01 ft on 04/28/1996
(4) 10.43 ft on 05/02/1984
(5) 11.75 ft on 04/26/1983
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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13 Major flooding - dozens of homes/camps inundated from portage lake To St. Froid lake to eagle lake and beyond. River overtops the decking of the Main Street bridge in fort kent. Blockhouse area and much of west Main Street in fort kent inundated. Evacuations probable.
12 Moderate flooding - homes in the soldier pond area of wallagrass threatened. West approach of soldier pond bridge inundated and bridge closed. Evacuations possible.
11 Minor flooding - camps/homes threatened on the fish river chain of lakes.
10 River approaches bankfull.
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(1) Fish River above Fort Kent
(2) Fish River on 4/30/2008 flooded at 13.8 feet
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Latitude: 47.237500° N, Longitude: 68.582778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11 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 29 511.38 ft 522.38 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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