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Blue River (IN) at Fredericksburg Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.82 ft at 11:45PM Mar 23, 2015Observed: 3.81 ft at 12:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 12:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.82 ft at 12:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.81 ft at 12:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 1:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 1:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 2:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 2:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 2:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 2:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 3:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 3:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 3:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 3:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 4:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 4:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 4:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 4:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 5:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 5:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 6:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 6:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 6:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 6:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 7:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 7:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 7:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 7:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 8:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 8:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 8:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 8:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 9:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 9:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 9:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 9:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:15AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.76 ft at 11:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 11:45AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 12:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.76 ft at 12:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.76 ft at 12:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 2:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 2:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 2:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 2:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 3:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 3:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 4:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 4:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 4:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 4:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 5:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 5:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 5:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 6:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 10:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 10:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:15PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:45PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 12:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 8:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 8:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 9:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 9:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 9:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:15AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:45AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 12:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 2:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 2:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 8:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 9:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 9:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 9:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 10:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:15PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:45PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 12:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 12:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 12:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 12:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 1:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 2:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 2:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 2:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 2:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.68 ft at 3:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 3:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 3:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 3:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.7 ft at 4:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.74 ft at 4:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 5:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.76 ft at 5:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.78 ft at 6:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 6:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.8 ft at 6:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.81 ft at 6:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.83 ft at 7:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.85 ft at 7:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.86 ft at 7:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.88 ft at 7:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.92 ft at 8:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.92 ft at 8:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.98 ft at 9:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 3.99 ft at 9:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.02 ft at 9:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.05 ft at 9:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.07 ft at 10:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 10:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:15AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.19 ft at 11:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.21 ft at 11:45AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.28 ft at 12:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.31 ft at 12:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.4 ft at 1:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.47 ft at 1:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 1:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 2:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 2:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 2:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 3:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 3:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.29 ft at 3:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.4 ft at 3:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.63 ft at 4:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.76 ft at 4:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 5.88 ft at 4:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.02 ft at 5:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.14 ft at 5:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.36 ft at 5:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.54 ft at 6:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.6 ft at 6:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 6:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 7:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.75 ft at 7:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.77 ft at 7:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.8 ft at 7:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.8 ft at 8:00PM Mar 26, 2015Highest Observation: 6.81 ft at 8:15PM Mar 26, 2015Highest Observation: 6.81 ft at 8:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.79 ft at 8:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.77 ft at 9:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.76 ft at 9:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.74 ft at 9:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:45PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 10:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 10:15PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 6.64 ft at 10:30PM Mar 26, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFRDI3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:35PM Mar 26, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.64 ft at 10:30 PM EDT 26-Mar-2015. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Blue River (IN) 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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 29.20 ft on 01/21/1959
(2) 29.00 ft on 03/09/1964
(3) 27.37 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) 23.73 ft on 04/04/2014 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.73 ft on 04/04/2014 (P)
(2) 21.35 ft on 12/22/2013
(3) 20.96 ft on 06/27/2013
(4) 21.71 ft on 12/06/2011
(5) 23.09 ft on 05/02/2011
(6) 22.51 ft on 04/24/2011
(7) 20.41 ft on 05/03/2010
(8) 22.55 ft on 10/09/2009
(9) 27.37 ft on 03/19/2008
(10) 24.85 ft on 03/12/2006
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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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