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Juniata River at Newport Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.94 ft at 4:00AM Aug 29, 2014Highest Observation: 3.94 ft at 4:30AM Aug 29, 2014Highest Observation: 3.94 ft at 5:00AM Aug 29, 2014Highest Observation: 3.94 ft at 5:30AM Aug 29, 2014Highest Observation: 3.94 ft at 6:00AM Aug 29, 2014Highest Observation: 3.94 ft at 6:02AM Aug 29, 2014Highest Observation: 3.94 ft at 6:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 7:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 7:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 8:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 8:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 11:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 11:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 12:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 12:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 2:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 5:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 6:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 7:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 9:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 9:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 10:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 10:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 12:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 12:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 3:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 4:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 4:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 6:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 6:01AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 6:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 7:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 7:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 8:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 8:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 9:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 9:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 10:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 10:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 11:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 11:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 12:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 12:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 1:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 1:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 2:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 2:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 4:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 4:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 6:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 3.83 ft 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 3.82 ft 2:00PM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 3.81 ft 8:00PM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 2:00AM Sep 02, 2014Forecast: 3.79 ft 8:00AM Sep 02, 2014Forecast: 3.82 ft 2:00PM Sep 02, 2014Forecast: 3.9 ft 8:00PM Sep 02, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 2:00AM Sep 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.1 ft 8:00AM Sep 03, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesNPTP1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:32AM Sep 1, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:12AM Aug 31)Latest observed value: 3.84 ft at 2:00 AM EDT 1-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 22 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Juniata River at Newport are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:30
Moderate Flood Stage:25
Flood Stage:22
Action Stage:17

Historical Crests
(1) 35.90 ft on 06/01/1889
(2) 34.24 ft on 03/19/1936
(3) 33.97 ft on 06/23/1972
(4) 25.36 ft on 11/26/1950
(5) 25.30 ft on 03/01/1902
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.68 ft on 09/25/1932
(2) 2.71 ft on 08/27/1925
(3) 2.73 ft on 09/17/1963
(4) 2.81 ft on 07/27/1966
(5) 2.94 ft on 10/05/1972

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36 Record flooding is expected on the Juniata in the vicinity of Newport. Water levels are expected to exceed the experienced in the March of 1936 flood and with Hurricane Agnes in 1972.
34 Almost the entire business district and a large residential area are affected by high water. Approximately 50 percent of Newport is inundated.
32 Considerable flooding occurs on both banks. Most streets in the business district are closed. Numerous homes and businesses are affected.
30 The right...or south bank overflows. Streets begin to be affected by high water. Most of the business District and a large residential area are affected.
28 Considerable flooding occurs along the left...or north bank and in low lying areas near tributary streams on the right...or south bank.
26 High water affects low lying areas on the left...or north bank and near tributaries on the right or south bank. Several homes are affected.
25 The left...or north bank overflows. The first floor of several homes in low lying areas will flood.
24 Considerable basement flooding occurs due to backwater from tributary streams.
22 Backwater from tributary streams affects basements of a number of homes.
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(1) looking upstream
(2) view of the gagehouse
(3) looking downstream
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Latitude: 40.478333° N, Longitude: 77.129444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 22 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 29 363.9 ft 385.9 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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