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Blue River at Fredericksburg Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 10:45AM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 11:15AM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 11:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 12:15PM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 4.23 ft at 12:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 1:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 1:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 2:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 2:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 3:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 3:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 3:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 4:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 5:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 6:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 7:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 7:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 10:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 6:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 7:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 7:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 7:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 8:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 8:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 8:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 8:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 9:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 9:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 9:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 9:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 10:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 10:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 10:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 10:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 11:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 11:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 11:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 11:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 12:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 12:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 12:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 12:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 1:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 1:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 1:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 2:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 2:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 2:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 2:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 3:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 3:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 3:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 3:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 4:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 5:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 5:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 5:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 5:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 6:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 6:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 6:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 6:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 8:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 8:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 8:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 8:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 9:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 9:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 9:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 9:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 10:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 10:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 10:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 10:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 11:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 11:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 11:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 11:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 12:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 12:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 12:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 12:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 1:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 3:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 3:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 3:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 3:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 4:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 4:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 5:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 6:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 6:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 7:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 7:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 7:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 8:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 8:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 8:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 8:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 9:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 9:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 9:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 9:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 11:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 11:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 12:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 12:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 12:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 1:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 1:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 2:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 2:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 2:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 3:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 4:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 4:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 4:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 4:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 5:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 5:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 5:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 5:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 6:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 6:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 6:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 6:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 7:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 7:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 7:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 8:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 8:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 8:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 8:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 9:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 9:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 9:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 9:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 10:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 10:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 11:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 11:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 11:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 11:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 12:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 12:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 12:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 12:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 1:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 2:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 2:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 2:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 2:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 3:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 3:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 3:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 3:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 4:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 4:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 4:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 4:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 5:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 5:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 6:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 6:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 6:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 6:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 7:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 7:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 7:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 8:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 9:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 9:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 9:30AM Apr 21, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFRDI3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:35AM Apr 21, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.79 ft at 9:30 AM EDT 21-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Blue River at Fredericksburg 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:27
Moderate Flood Stage:24
Flood Stage:20
Action Stage:18

Historical Crests
(1) 29.20 ft on 01/21/1959
(2) 29.00 ft on 03/09/1964
(3) 27.34 ft on 03/19/2008
(4) 27.15 ft on 04/29/1996
(5) 25.43 ft on 05/28/2004
(6) 24.85 ft on 03/12/2006
(7) 24.37 ft on 05/02/1983
(8) 24.15 ft on 05/17/1990
(9) 23.84 ft on 05/26/1995
(10) 23.34 ft on 02/19/2000
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Low Water Records
(1) 0.89 ft on 07/01/1995
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29 Large sections of town flood.
27 Some evacuations begin.
24 Water enters business near river.
23 US 150 is closed.
22 Backroads in town flood. Water approaches US 150.
20 Water enters basement in building near the river.
Photos
(1) US 150 bridge over Blue River
(2) The gage house
(3) Another view of gage house
(4) Looking upstream from bridge, stage 5.1 feet
(5) Looking downstream from bridge, stage 5.1 feet
(6) Looking at low spot on US 150 approach
(7) Historic marker at bridge
(8) Museum building next to bridge
(9) The wire weight gage
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Latitude: 38.433889° N, Longitude: 86.191667° 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 29 590 ft 610 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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