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Suwannee River near Suwannee Springs Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 42.3 ft at 2:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.29 ft at 3:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.27 ft at 4:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.28 ft at 5:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.26 ft at 6:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.25 ft at 7:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.23 ft at 8:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.22 ft at 9:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.21 ft at 10:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.2 ft at 11:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.19 ft at 12:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.18 ft at 1:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.17 ft at 2:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.15 ft at 3:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.15 ft at 4:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.14 ft at 5:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.12 ft at 6:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.12 ft at 7:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.11 ft at 8:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.1 ft at 9:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.08 ft at 10:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.08 ft at 11:00PM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 42.06 ft at 12:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42.06 ft at 1:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42.05 ft at 2:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42.04 ft at 3:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42.03 ft at 4:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42.02 ft at 5:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42.02 ft at 6:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42.01 ft at 7:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 42 ft at 8:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.99 ft at 9:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.98 ft at 10:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.98 ft at 11:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.98 ft at 12:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.97 ft at 1:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.96 ft at 2:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.95 ft at 3:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.95 ft at 4:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.94 ft at 5:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.94 ft at 6:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.93 ft at 7:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.93 ft at 8:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.92 ft at 9:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.91 ft at 10:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.91 ft at 11:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 41.9 ft at 12:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.9 ft at 1:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.89 ft at 2:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.88 ft at 3:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.87 ft at 4:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.86 ft at 5:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.85 ft at 6:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.84 ft at 7:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.83 ft at 8:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.83 ft at 9:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.81 ft at 10:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.8 ft at 11:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.79 ft at 12:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.78 ft at 1:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.77 ft at 2:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.76 ft at 3:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.75 ft at 4:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.74 ft at 5:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.73 ft at 6:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.72 ft at 7:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.7 ft at 8:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.69 ft at 9:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.67 ft at 10:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.66 ft at 11:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 41.65 ft at 12:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.64 ft at 1:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.62 ft at 2:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.61 ft at 3:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.6 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.59 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.58 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.57 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.55 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.54 ft at 9:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.53 ft at 10:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.52 ft at 11:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.51 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.51 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.5 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.49 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.47 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.46 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.45 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.45 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.43 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.42 ft at 9:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.42 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.41 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 41.4 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.39 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.37 ft at 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.36 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.35 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.35 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.34 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.33 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.32 ft at 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.31 ft at 9:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.3 ft at 10:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.3 ft at 11:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.28 ft at 12:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.28 ft at 1:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.27 ft at 2:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.26 ft at 3:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.26 ft at 4:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.25 ft at 5:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.24 ft at 6:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.24 ft at 7:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.22 ft at 8:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.22 ft at 9:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.21 ft at 10:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.2 ft at 11:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 41.19 ft at 12:00AM Oct 31, 2014Suwannee River Water Management DistrictLIKF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:19AM Oct 31, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 41.19 ft at 12:00 AM EDT 31-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 66 ft
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on unobstructed flow

NOTE: Forecasts for the Suwannee River near Suwannee Springs are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Upstream Gauge - at White Springs Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Ellaville (US 90)
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:70
Moderate Flood Stage:68
Flood Stage:66
Action Stage:62

Historical Crests
(1) 78.91 ft on 04/12/1973
(2) 76.80 ft on 04/05/1948
(3) 74.38 ft on 04/10/1984
(4) 73.60 ft on 09/19/1964
(5) 72.14 ft on 02/28/1998
(6) 72.00 ft on 03/24/1959
(7) 71.30 ft on 10/06/2004
(8) 70.45 ft on 06/30/2012
(9) 69.92 ft on 03/20/1984
(10) 69.78 ft on 02/21/1986
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 35.88 ft on 10/06/2011
(2) 35.88 ft on 10/07/2011
(3) 35.91 ft on 10/08/2011
(4) 35.91 ft on 10/09/2011
(5) 35.92 ft on 10/05/2011

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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80 Bottom of U.S. 129 bridge.
78.9 Water up to roof lines of many homes.
70 Water moves into some homes and secondary roads become flooded.
68 Evacuation of some homes begins.
66 Low lying roads along the river will be flooded and may be closed.
62 Low lying roads along the river may begin to flood (including SW 79th Terrace). All public boats ramps will be closed.
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Latitude: 30.392778° N, Longitude: 82.933333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 66 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 0 ft 67 ft  

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