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Suwannee River at White Springs Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 55.68 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 55.67 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 55.65 ft at 8:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 55.64 ft at 9:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 55.62 ft at 10:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 55.6 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 55.61 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.59 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.58 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.57 ft at 3:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.55 ft at 4:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.53 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.52 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.51 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.5 ft at 8:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.48 ft at 9:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.47 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.46 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.44 ft at 12:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.43 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.41 ft at 2:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.4 ft at 3:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.38 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.37 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.35 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.34 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.33 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.32 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.3 ft at 10:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.29 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 55.28 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.26 ft at 1:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.25 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.24 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.22 ft at 4:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.21 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.2 ft at 6:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.18 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.16 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.15 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.14 ft at 10:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.12 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.11 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.1 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.09 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.07 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.06 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.05 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.03 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.02 ft at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 55.01 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 54.99 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 54.98 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 54.96 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 54.95 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.94 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.92 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.91 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.89 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.88 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.86 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.85 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.84 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.83 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.81 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.8 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.79 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.77 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.76 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.75 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.74 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.73 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.71 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.7 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.69 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.68 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.66 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.65 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 54.64 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.63 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.62 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.6 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.58 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.58 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.57 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.55 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.54 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.53 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.52 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.51 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.49 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.49 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.47 ft at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.46 ft at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.45 ft at 4:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.44 ft at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.43 ft at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.42 ft at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.4 ft at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.4 ft at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.39 ft at 10:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.37 ft at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 54.36 ft at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.35 ft at 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.34 ft at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.33 ft at 3:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.32 ft at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.31 ft at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.3 ft at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.3 ft at 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.29 ft at 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.27 ft at 9:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.26 ft at 10:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.26 ft at 11:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.25 ft at 12:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.23 ft at 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.23 ft at 2:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.21 ft at 3:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 54.21 ft at 4:00PM Oct 25, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWSPF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:05PM Oct 25, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 54.21 ft at 4:00 PM EDT 25-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 77 ft
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on unobstructed flow

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

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:84
Moderate Flood Stage:80
Flood Stage:77
Action Stage:73

Historical Crests
(1) 88.56 ft on 04/10/1973
(2) 85.46 ft on 06/28/2012
(3) 85.40 ft on 04/10/1984
(4) 85.19 ft on 04/05/1948
(5) 84.73 ft on 02/26/1998
(6) 84.36 ft on 09/17/1964
(7) 84.03 ft on 10/03/2004
(8) 83.99 ft on 10/29/1947
(9) 83.15 ft on 03/22/1959
(10) 83.07 ft on 11/13/1947
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 49.28 ft on 06/15/2011
(2) 49.28 ft on 06/24/2011
(3) 49.28 ft on 06/25/2011
(4) 49.29 ft on 06/16/2011
(5) 49.29 ft on 06/23/2011

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88 I-75 will be closed.
86.5 The railroad bridge at the gage site floods.
82 The potential exists for power interruption to homes.
81 Area known as Suwannee Valley is inundated and secondary roads are closed. Flooding begins at Stephen F. Foster State Park.
80 Water begins to enter homes and secondary roads become flooded.
73 Low lying roads along the river may begin to flood. All public boat ramps will be closed.
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Latitude: 30.325556° N, Longitude: 82.738333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 77 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 48.54 ft 125.54 ft  

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