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Cuyahoga River at Old Portage Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.11 ft at 9:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 10:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 11:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 12:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 1:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 1:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 2:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 2:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 3:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 3:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 4:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 4:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 5:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 5:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 6:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 6:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 7:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 7:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 8:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 8:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 9:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 9:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 10:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 10:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 11:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 11:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 12:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 12:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 1:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 1:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 2:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 2:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 3:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.94 ft at 3:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.94 ft at 4:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.94 ft at 4:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.94 ft at 5:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.94 ft at 5:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.93 ft at 6:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.93 ft at 6:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 7:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 7:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 8:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 8:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 9:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 10:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 10:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 11:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 11:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.87 ft at 1:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 1:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 4:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 4:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 5:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 6:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.81 ft at 6:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 7:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 7:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 8:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 8:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 9:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 9:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 10:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 11:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 11:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 12:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 12:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.73 ft at 1:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.73 ft at 1:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 2:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 2:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 3:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 3:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 4:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 4:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 6:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 6:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 9:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 11:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 12:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 12:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.73 ft at 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 1:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 3:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 3:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 4:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 4:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 5:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 5:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 6:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 6:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.73 ft at 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 7:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 8:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 8:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 10:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 11:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 11:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 1:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 2:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 5:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 6:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesOLPO1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:16AM Jul 24, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.67 ft at 7:00 AM EDT 24-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 10.5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Cuyahoga River at Old Portage 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:18
Moderate Flood Stage:13
Flood Stage:10.5
Action Stage:9

Historical Crests
(1) 14.28 ft on 07/10/2013
(2) 13.74 ft on 05/22/2004
(3) 13.29 ft on 09/14/1979
(4) 13.19 ft on 07/19/2011
(5) 12.80 ft on 05/13/2014
(6) 12.64 ft on 07/21/2003
(7) 12.28 ft on 07/11/1976
(8) 11.61 ft on 02/28/2011
(9) 11.54 ft on 01/21/1959
(10) 11.27 ft on 01/06/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.50 ft on 10/04/1988
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20 RIVER GAGE FLOODED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION. MAJOR FLOODING WILL OCCUR IN CUYAHOGA AND MUNROE FALLS AND IN THE VILLAGE OF SILVER LAKE.
18 MAJOR FLOODING AT THE AKRON WATER POLLUTION PLANT FACILITIES. SEVERAL LOW LYING ROADS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER BLOCKED OFF BY FLOOD WATERS. PARKS AND GOLF COURSES BY THE RIVER INUNDATED.
13 FACILITIES AT THE AKRON WATER TREATMENT AND POLLUTION CONTROL PLANT ARE IMPACTED. WATER INUNDATES LOW LYING PARK LAND ADJACENT TO THE RIVER. LOW LYLING ROADS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER WILL BE THREATENED.
11 FLOODWATERS WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT AREAS ALONG THE CUYAHOGA RIVER IN CUYAHOGA FALLS AND IN MUNROE FALLS NEAR KENNEDY PARK.
10.5 WATER INUNDATES THE WATER TREATMENT PLANT PROPERTY IN AKRON. LOW LYING LAND ADJACENT TO THE RIVER FLOODED.
10 Flooding begins in low lying areas near the river.
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Latitude: 41.135556° N, Longitude: 81.547222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10.5 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 29 740.11 ft 749.11 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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