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Sandusky River near Upper Sandusky Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.24 ft at 2:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 2:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 2:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 10:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 10:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 1:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 1:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 2:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 2:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 11:30AM Sep 30, 2014Highest Observation: 1.46 ft at 12:00PM Sep 30, 2014Highest Observation: 1.46 ft at 12:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 1:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 2:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 2:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 3:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 3:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 4:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 8:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 8:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:00PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:30PM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.3 ft at 2:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.3 ft at 2:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.3 ft at 3:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 3:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 4:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 4:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 5:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 5:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 6:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 6:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 9:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:00AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:30AM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 12:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 12:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 2:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:00PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:30PM Oct 01, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:00AM Oct 02, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:30AM Oct 02, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 1:00AM Oct 02, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 1:30AM Oct 02, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesUPPO1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:17AM Oct 2, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.28 ft at 1:30 AM EDT 2-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 13 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Sandusky River near Upper Sandusky are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - near Bucyrus Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Tiffin
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:15.5
Moderate Flood Stage:14.5
Flood Stage:13
Action Stage:11

Historical Crests
(1) 15.60 ft on 03/25/1913
(2) 15.00 ft on 01/22/1959
(3) 14.30 ft on 06/21/1937
(4) 13.89 ft on 08/22/2007
(5) 13.22 ft on 07/11/2013
(6) 11.65 ft on 03/01/2011
(7) 11.60 ft on 12/16/1977
(8) 11.45 ft on 02/07/2008
(9) 11.41 ft on 03/06/1963
(10) 10.80 ft on 06/14/1981
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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19 RECORD FLOODING THROUGHOUT THE VALLEY NORTH AND SOUTH OF UPPER SANDUSKY.
18 MAJOR FLOODING WILL OCCUR THROUGHOUT THE VALLEY NORTH AND SOUTH OF UPPER SANDUSKY.
17 500 YEAR FLOOD LEVEL.
15.5 RIVER GAGE FLOODED...HIGHER RIVER VALUES WILL NOT BE REPORTED. FLOOD WATERS WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT THE RESIDENTS ALONG THE SANDUSKY RIVER NORTH OF UPPER SANDUSKY TO MEXICO. AGRICULTURAL LANDS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER WILL EXPERIENCE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING. SOME PROPERTIES WILL BE INUNDATED.
14.5 100 YEAR FLOOD LEVEL. MANY ROADS WILL BECOME IMPASSABE THROUGHOUT WYANDOT COUNTY. FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG STATE ROUTE 199 SOUTH OF UPPER SANDUSKY.
13.5 FLOODWATERS WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT A FEW HOMES IN UPPER SANDUKSY ALONG OLD MILL ROAD.
13 THIS RISE WILL CAUSE LOWLAND FLOODING NEAR THE TOWN OF UPPER SANDUSKY.
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Latitude: 40.850556° N, Longitude: 83.256389° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 13 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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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 798.8 ft 811.8 ft  

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