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Santa Fe River near High Springs Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 32.2 ft at 9:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 32.19 ft at 10:00PM Feb 18, 2018Highest Observation: 32.21 ft at 11:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 32.18 ft at 12:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.19 ft at 1:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.18 ft at 2:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.18 ft at 3:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.19 ft at 4:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.17 ft at 5:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.18 ft at 6:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.18 ft at 7:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.18 ft at 8:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.16 ft at 9:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.17 ft at 10:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.17 ft at 11:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.16 ft at 12:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.15 ft at 1:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.15 ft at 2:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.17 ft at 3:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.17 ft at 4:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.17 ft at 5:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.15 ft at 6:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 7:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 8:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.16 ft at 9:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 10:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 11:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 32.15 ft at 12:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 1:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 2:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 3:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.15 ft at 4:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.13 ft at 5:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.14 ft at 6:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.12 ft at 7:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.12 ft at 8:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.13 ft at 9:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.13 ft at 10:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.12 ft at 11:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.12 ft at 12:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.11 ft at 1:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.12 ft at 2:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.12 ft at 3:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.11 ft at 4:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.12 ft at 5:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.11 ft at 6:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.11 ft at 7:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.11 ft at 8:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.11 ft at 9:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.11 ft at 10:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.1 ft at 11:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 32.09 ft at 12:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.09 ft at 1:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.1 ft at 2:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.1 ft at 3:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.09 ft at 4:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 5:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.09 ft at 6:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 7:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 8:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 9:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.07 ft at 10:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.06 ft at 11:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.06 ft at 12:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.07 ft at 1:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 2:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 3:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 4:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.08 ft at 5:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.07 ft at 6:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.06 ft at 7:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.05 ft at 8:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.06 ft at 9:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.06 ft at 10:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.05 ft at 11:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 32.05 ft at 12:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32.03 ft at 1:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32.05 ft at 2:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32.04 ft at 3:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32.05 ft at 4:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32.05 ft at 5:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32.04 ft at 6:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32.04 ft at 7:00AM Feb 22, 2018Observed: 32 ft at 5:00AM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 32.01 ft at 6:00AM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 7:00AM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.98 ft at 8:00AM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 9:00AM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 10:00AM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 11:00AM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.98 ft at 12:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.98 ft at 1:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 2:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 3:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 4:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 5:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 32 ft at 6:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.98 ft at 7:00PM Feb 23, 2018Observed: 31.99 ft at 8:00PM Feb 23, 2018Suwannee River Water Management DistrictHSPF1(plotting HGIRP) Graph Created (8:52PM Feb 23, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 31.99 ft at 8:00 PM EST 23-Feb-2018. Flood Stage is 35 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Santa Fe River near High Springs are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - at River Rise near High Springs Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Poe Springs Pool
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 46
Moderate Flood Stage: 39
Flood Stage: 35
Action Stage: 34
Low Stage (in feet): 30.8

Historic Crests
(1) 48.46 ft on 09/14/2017
(2) 45.04 ft on 06/30/2012
(3) 44.52 ft on 09/16/1964
(4) 44.43 ft on 10/06/1992
(5) 43.95 ft on 02/25/1998
(6) 42.03 ft on 09/11/2004
(7) 41.78 ft on 10/14/1996
(8) 41.27 ft on 03/14/1948
(9) 40.46 ft on 06/18/1934
(10) 40.27 ft on 10/01/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 48.46 ft on 09/14/2017
(2) 33.97 ft on 09/17/2015
(3) 34.71 ft on 09/11/2014
(4) 33.54 ft on 04/03/2014
(5) 34.75 ft on 03/23/2014
(6) 33.33 ft on 08/04/2013
(7) 34.46 ft on 08/25/2012
(8) 45.04 ft on 06/30/2012
(9) 31.33 ft on 02/14/2011
(10) 33.06 ft on 02/17/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 30.15 ft on 05/26/2012
(2) 30.92 ft on 09/18/2011
(3) 30.96 ft on 11/07/2002
(4) 31.13 ft on 01/03/2008
(5) 31.17 ft on 12/28/2007
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54.5 The US-441 bridge is overtopped at this level.
50.1 Water floods the approaches to the US-441 bridge on both sides of the river.
49.6 The US-27 bridge is overtopped at this level.
48.7 Water reaches the base of the US-441 bridge. The bridge is subject to closure above this level.
48 The US-441 bridge is monitored for possible closure. In Columbia County, residences south of Southwest Mapleton Street and east of Ada Court begin to flood. In Alachua County, homes on Northwest 282nd Drive experience significant flooding.
47.5 In Alachua County, several structures in Camp Kulaqua along Hornsby Spring flood at this level.
47 The Santa Fe Bar on US-441 near the bridge in Columbia County begins to flood at this level.
46 Water reaches the base of the US-27 bridge between Columbia and Alachua Counties. The bridge is subject to closure above this level. A structure begins to flood in Camp Kulaqua along Hornsby Spring just north of Northwest 212th Avenue in Alachua County.
45 In Alachua County, flood waters reach Northwest 212nd Avenue, restricting access to Stillwaters Lodge. Further downstream, homes immediately along the river off Northwest 282nd drive begin to flood.
43 In Columbia County, water enters homes off Southeast Resort Circle. In Alachua County, flooding begins to affect areas along Hornsby Spring in Camp Kulaqua.
42 In Columbia County, the southern end of Southwest Woodland Avenue floods.
41 In Columbia County, several homes at Southeast Resort Circle are surrounded by flood waters. Outbuildings flood at this level.
39 In Columbia County, Southeast Resort Circle floods near the entrance of the subdivision, restricting access to all homes in the area.
37 Water begins to approach two residences along the river at the end of Southeast Resort Circle in Columbia County. The boat ramp near the US-27 bridge in Columbia County begins to flood at this level.
35 Wooded areas along the river begin to flood. The boat ramp south of US-441 in Alachua County is inaccessible above this level.
34.2 Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission begins enforcement of a no wake zone on the Santa Fe River from the River Rise in O'Leno State Park downstream to the center line of the US 27 Bridge.
33 High water will begin to impact docks and boat ramps in the area.
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Latitude: 29.852500° N, Longitude: 82.608611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 35 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available 34 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0.8 34.8 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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