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Etowah River at Lake Allatoona Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 2:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 2:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 2:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 3:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 3:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 3:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 3:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 4:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 4:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 4:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 4:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 5:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 5:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 5:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 5:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 6:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 6:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 6:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 6:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 7:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 7:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 7:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 7:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 8:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 8:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 8:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 8:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 9:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 9:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 9:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 9:45PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 10:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 10:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 10:30PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 10:45PM Sep 23, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 11:00PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 11:15PM Sep 23, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 11:30PM Sep 23, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 11:45PM Sep 23, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 1:00AM Sep 24, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 1:15AM Sep 24, 2017Highest Observation: 837.79 ft at 1:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 1:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 2:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 2:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 2:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 2:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 3:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 3:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 3:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 3:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 4:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 4:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 4:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 4:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 5:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 5:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 5:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 5:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 6:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 6:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 6:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 6:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 7:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 7:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 7:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 7:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 8:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 8:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 8:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 8:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 9:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 9:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 9:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 9:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 10:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 10:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 10:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 10:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 11:00AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 11:15AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 11:30AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 11:45AM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 12:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 1:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 1:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 1:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 1:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.78 ft at 2:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 2:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 2:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 2:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 3:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 3:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 3:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 3:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 4:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 4:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 4:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 4:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 5:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 5:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 5:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 5:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 6:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.77 ft at 6:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 6:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 6:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 7:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 7:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 7:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 7:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 8:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 8:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 8:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 8:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 9:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 9:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 9:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 9:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 10:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 10:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 10:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 10:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 11:00PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 11:15PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 11:30PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 11:45PM Sep 24, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 12:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 12:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 12:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 12:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 1:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 1:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 1:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 1:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 2:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 2:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 2:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 2:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 3:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 3:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 3:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 3:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.76 ft at 4:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 4:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 4:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 4:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 5:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 5:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 5:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 5:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 6:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 6:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 6:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 6:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 7:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 7:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 7:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 7:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 8:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 8:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 8:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 8:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 9:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 9:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 9:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 9:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 10:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 10:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 10:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 10:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 11:00AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 11:15AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 11:30AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 11:45AM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 12:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 12:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 12:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 12:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 1:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 1:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 1:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.75 ft at 1:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 2:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 2:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 2:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 2:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 3:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 3:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 3:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 3:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 4:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 4:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 4:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 4:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 5:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 5:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 5:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 5:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 6:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 6:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 6:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 6:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 7:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 7:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 7:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 7:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 8:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 8:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 8:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 8:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 9:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 9:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 9:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 9:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 10:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 10:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 10:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 10:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 11:00PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 11:15PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 11:30PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 11:45PM Sep 25, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 12:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 12:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 12:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.74 ft at 12:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 1:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 1:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 1:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 1:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 2:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 2:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 2:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 2:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 3:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 3:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 3:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 3:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 4:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 4:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 4:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 4:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 5:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 5:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 5:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 5:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 6:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 6:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 6:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 6:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 7:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 7:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 7:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 7:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 8:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 8:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 8:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 8:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 9:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 9:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 9:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 9:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 10:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 10:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 10:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 10:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 11:00AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 11:15AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 11:30AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 11:45AM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 12:00PM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 12:15PM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 12:30PM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.73 ft at 12:45PM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.72 ft at 1:00PM Sep 26, 2017Observed: 837.72 ft at 1:15PM Sep 26, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCVLG1(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (2:05PM Sep 26, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 837.72 ft at 1:15 PM EDT 26-Sep-2017. Flood Stage is 860 ft
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NOTE: Automated gauge readings are now available, courtesy of the USGS.

NOTE: Gauge reading affected by reservoir operations.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Etowah River at Lake Allatoona. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 860
Action Stage: 840
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 861.19 ft on 04/10/1964
(2) 857.65 ft on 03/30/1980
(3) 856.12 ft on 04/18/1979
(4) 853.25 ft on 09/23/2009
(5) 851.39 ft on 05/05/1963
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 853.25 ft on 09/23/2009
(2) 850.36 ft on 07/15/2005
(3) 848.41 ft on 06/24/1989
(4) 847.95 ft on 02/06/1981
(5) 857.65 ft on 03/30/1980
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 809.34 ft on 12/04/1954
(2) 815.03 ft on 01/12/1951
(3) 815.20 ft on 12/31/1952
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240 cfs Continuous minimum flow for Allatoona Dam in FERC license or in Corps of Engineers Water Control Plan—(whichever applies here)--to keep pollution concentrations within acceptable guidelines for human health.
300 cfs Minimum suggested flow for paddling from Allatoona Dam 9.75 miles down the river.
9200 cfs Bankfull capacity (the amount of water a river can carry without overflowing its banks) between Allatoona Dam and Cartersville.
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Latitude: 34.162778° N, Longitude: 84.727778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 860 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 Not Available Not Available 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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The summer pool level of 840 feet MSL will be considered Action Stage and Bankfull for the hydrograph.
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