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South Fork Licking River at Cynthiana Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 5:30PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 5:45PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:15PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:30PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:45PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:15PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:30PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:45PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 8:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 8:15PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 8:30PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 8:45PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 9:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 9:15PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 9:30PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 9:45PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 10:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 10:15PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 10:30PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 10:45PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:15PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:30PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:45PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 12:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 12:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 12:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 12:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 1:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 1:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 1:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 2:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 2:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 2:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 2:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 3:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 3:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 3:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 3:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 4:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 4:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 4:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 4:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 5:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 5:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 5:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 5:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 6:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 8:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 8:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 8:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 9:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 9:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 9:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 10:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 10:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 10:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 11:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 12:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:45PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:00PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 3:15PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 3:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:00PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 4:15PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 4:30PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 4:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 6:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:15PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:30PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 7:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 11:00PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:15PM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 11:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 11:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:30AM Apr 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 11:45AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 12:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 12:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 1:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 1:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 2:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 2:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 2:45PM Apr 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.19 ft at 3:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 10:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:15PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:45PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 12:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 12:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 12:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 1:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 1:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 2:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 2:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 2:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 6:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 6:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 6:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 6:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 9:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 9:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 10:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 10:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 10:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 10:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:00AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 11:15AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 11:30AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:45AM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 12:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 12:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 12:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 12:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 1:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 1:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 1:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 1:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 2:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 2:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 2:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 2:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 3:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 3:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 3:30PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 3:45PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 4:00PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 4:15PM Apr 24, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 4:30PM Apr 24, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCYNK2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:20PM Apr 24, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.14 ft at 4:30 PM EDT 24-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the South Fork Licking River at Cynthiana 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:23
Moderate Flood Stage:22
Flood Stage:20
Action Stage:19

Historical Crests
(1) 28.53 ft on 03/03/1997
(2) 23.32 ft on 04/13/1948
(3) 23.02 ft on 02/16/1989
(4) 22.99 ft on 12/10/1978
(5) 22.60 ft on 01/24/1922
(6) 22.59 ft on 03/05/1964
(7) 22.33 ft on 03/10/1964
(8) 22.30 ft on 12/07/1919
(9) 21.98 ft on 04/13/2011
(10) 21.92 ft on 05/04/2010
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28.5 Much of western and a large part of southern Cynthiana is flooded. Water is 3 feet deep in western business district. KY 356 bridge is closed.
27 KY 356 bridge floods.
26 A large section of US 27 is closed one quater mile north of town. Town is cutoff.
25 Approaches to KY 356 bridge are flooded.
24 Water enters some businesses. Sections of US 62, US 27, KY 36 are closed. Sewage plant shuts down.
23 Water plant is shut down.
22 Poplar Street is closed. Some homes on west side are evacuated.
20 A large section of city park is flooded. Water begins to back up in some streets in west side of town.
19 Several roads are closed outside of city limits.
16 River Road is blocked. Riverside park is flooded.
Photos
(1) Looking Upstream
(2) Looking Downstream
(3) The Gage House
(4) The Wire Weight Gage
(5) The Bridge
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Latitude: 38.390833° N, Longitude: 84.303056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 20 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 29 688.52 ft 708.52 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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