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Aroostook River at Washburn Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 5:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:00PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:15PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:30PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:45PM Jun 28, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 5:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 7:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 8:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 8:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 8:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 8:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 9:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 9:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 9:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.29 ft at 9:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.3 ft at 11:00AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.3 ft at 11:15AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.3 ft at 11:30AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.3 ft at 11:45AM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.3 ft at 12:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.31 ft at 12:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.31 ft at 12:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.31 ft at 12:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.31 ft at 1:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.31 ft at 1:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.32 ft at 1:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.32 ft at 1:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.32 ft at 2:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.32 ft at 2:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.33 ft at 2:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.33 ft at 2:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.34 ft at 3:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.34 ft at 3:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.34 ft at 3:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.34 ft at 3:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.37 ft at 6:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.37 ft at 6:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.42 ft at 7:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.43 ft at 7:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.45 ft at 8:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.46 ft at 8:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.49 ft at 8:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.52 ft at 8:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.55 ft at 9:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.59 ft at 9:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.68 ft at 10:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.71 ft at 10:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.74 ft at 10:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.77 ft at 10:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.79 ft at 11:00PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.81 ft at 11:15PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.82 ft at 11:30PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:45PM Jun 29, 2015Observed: 2.85 ft at 12:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.87 ft at 12:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.89 ft at 2:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.89 ft at 2:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.88 ft at 2:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.87 ft at 2:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.85 ft at 3:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.81 ft at 4:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.8 ft at 4:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.79 ft at 4:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.77 ft at 4:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.76 ft at 5:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.75 ft at 5:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.74 ft at 5:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.72 ft at 6:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.69 ft at 6:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.68 ft at 6:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.66 ft at 7:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.65 ft at 7:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.64 ft at 7:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.61 ft at 8:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.61 ft at 9:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.61 ft at 9:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.6 ft at 9:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.59 ft at 9:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.6 ft at 10:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.59 ft at 10:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.59 ft at 10:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:00AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:15AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:30AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 11:45AM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 12:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 12:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 12:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 12:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 1:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 1:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 1:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 1:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 2:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 2:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 2:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 2:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 4:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.55 ft at 4:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 4:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 4:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 5:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 5:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 5:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 5:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 6:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 6:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 6:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.59 ft at 6:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.6 ft at 7:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.61 ft at 7:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.65 ft at 7:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.68 ft at 8:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.73 ft at 8:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.76 ft at 8:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.79 ft at 9:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.81 ft at 9:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.83 ft at 9:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.86 ft at 9:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.88 ft at 10:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.89 ft at 10:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.91 ft at 10:30PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:45PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.94 ft at 11:00PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.94 ft at 11:15PM Jun 30, 2015Observed: 2.95 ft at 11:30PM Jun 30, 2015Highest Observation: 2.97 ft at 11:45PM Jun 30, 2015Highest Observation: 2.97 ft at 12:00AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 2.97 ft at 12:15AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 2.97 ft at 12:30AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 2.97 ft at 12:45AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 2.97 ft at 1:00AM Jul 01, 2015Highest Observation: 2.97 ft at 1:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.95 ft at 1:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.95 ft at 1:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.93 ft at 2:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.92 ft at 2:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.91 ft at 2:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.89 ft at 2:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.81 ft at 4:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.8 ft at 4:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.78 ft at 4:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.77 ft at 4:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.75 ft at 5:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.73 ft at 5:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.7 ft at 5:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.69 ft at 6:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.68 ft at 6:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.66 ft at 6:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.64 ft at 7:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.61 ft at 7:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.61 ft at 8:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.6 ft at 8:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.6 ft at 8:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 8:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.58 ft at 9:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.56 ft at 10:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.54 ft at 11:00AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:15AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:30AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:45AM Jul 01, 2015Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:00PM Jul 01, 2015Forecast: 2.4 ft 2:00PM Jul 01, 2015Forecast: 2.5 ft 8:00PM Jul 01, 2015Highest Forecast: 2.8 ft 2:00AM Jul 02, 2015Forecast: 2.4 ft 8:00AM Jul 02, 2015Forecast: 2.3 ft 2:00PM Jul 02, 2015Forecast: 2.2 ft 8:00PM Jul 02, 2015Forecast: 2.2 ft 2:00AM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 2.2 ft 8:00AM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 2.2 ft 2:00PM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 2.2 ft 8:00PM Jul 03, 2015Forecast: 2.1 ft 2:00AM Jul 04, 2015Forecast: 2.1 ft 8:00AM Jul 04, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWSHM1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:46PM Jul 1, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 11:01AM Jul 1)Latest observed value: 2.52 ft at 12:00 PM EDT 1-Jul-2015. Flood Stage is 14 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Aroostook River at Washburn are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 17
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 20.91 ft on 12/24/1973
(2) 17.80 ft on 04/08/1990
(3) 17.47 ft on 04/12/1991
(4) 16.43 ft on 04/07/2009
(5) 16.43 ft on 04/07/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.43 ft on 04/07/2009
(2) 16.43 ft on 04/07/2009
(3) 14.40 ft on 04/18/2008
(4) 12.74 ft on 04/24/2007
(5) 14.10 ft on 04/09/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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20 Widespread flooding of gardner Creek Road, south Wade Road, Parson Road and state route 164. Numerous homes and camps inundated. Flooding akin to december 1973.
17 Several structures flooded on gardiner Creek Road. Evacuations possible.
15 Flooding on gardner Creek Road in washburn and wade. Minor flooding in crouseville and on route 164 near rum rapids.
14 Lowland flooding from washburn downstream.
12 River approaches bankfull.
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Latitude: 46.777222° N, Longitude: 68.157222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 14 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 29 436.4 ft 450.4 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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