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Ohio River at McAlpine Upper Pool (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 12.55 ft at 6:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.43 ft at 6:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.6 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.52 ft at 7:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.58 ft at 7:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.51 ft at 7:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.54 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.48 ft at 8:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.47 ft at 8:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.49 ft at 8:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.46 ft at 9:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.47 ft at 9:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.4 ft at 9:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.54 ft at 9:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.44 ft at 10:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.4 ft at 10:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.38 ft at 10:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 10:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.43 ft at 11:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.39 ft at 11:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.34 ft at 11:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.35 ft at 11:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.44 ft at 12:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.35 ft at 12:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.38 ft at 12:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.41 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.38 ft at 1:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.37 ft at 1:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.38 ft at 1:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.41 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 2:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.43 ft at 2:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.36 ft at 2:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.42 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 3:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.47 ft at 3:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.36 ft at 3:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.42 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.43 ft at 4:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.4 ft at 4:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.33 ft at 4:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.56 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.5 ft at 5:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.48 ft at 5:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.5 ft at 5:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.53 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.54 ft at 6:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.46 ft at 6:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.64 ft at 6:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.49 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.59 ft at 7:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.57 ft at 7:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.6 ft at 7:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.58 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.52 ft at 8:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.72 ft at 8:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.55 ft at 8:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.64 ft at 9:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.65 ft at 9:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 9:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.7 ft at 9:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 10:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.72 ft at 10:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.77 ft at 10:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.64 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 11:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 11:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.74 ft at 11:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 12:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.74 ft at 12:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.63 ft at 12:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.85 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.83 ft at 1:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 1:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 1:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.83 ft at 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 2:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 2:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 2:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.83 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.9 ft at 3:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 3:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 3:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 4:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.9 ft at 4:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 4:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 5:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 5:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 5:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.79 ft at 6:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 13 ft at 6:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 6:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.97 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 7:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 7:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 7:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 8:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 13.02 ft at 8:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.9 ft at 8:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.99 ft at 9:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 9:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 9:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.82 ft at 9:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.87 ft at 10:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.74 ft at 10:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.97 ft at 10:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 10:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.97 ft at 11:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.97 ft at 11:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 11:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.83 ft at 11:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.99 ft at 12:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 12:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.96 ft at 12:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.96 ft at 12:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 1:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 1:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 1:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 1:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.94 ft at 2:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 2:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.9 ft at 2:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.83 ft at 2:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.96 ft at 3:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 3:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 3:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 3:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 4:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 4:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.97 ft at 4:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.85 ft at 4:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 5:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.83 ft at 5:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 5:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.85 ft at 5:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 6:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 6:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 6:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 6:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 7:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 7:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.9 ft at 7:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.75 ft at 7:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 13 ft at 8:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 8:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 8:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 8:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.87 ft at 9:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.87 ft at 9:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.85 ft at 9:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.79 ft at 9:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 10:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.79 ft at 10:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 10:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 10:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 11:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.82 ft at 11:15PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.87 ft at 11:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.85 ft at 11:45PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 12:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 12:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 12:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 12:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 1:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 1:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 1:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 1:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.87 ft at 2:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 2:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 2:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 2:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.85 ft at 3:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 3:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.91 ft at 3:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.78 ft at 3:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 4:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 4:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 4:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 4:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.79 ft at 5:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.77 ft at 5:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 5:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 5:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.74 ft at 6:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 6:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.74 ft at 6:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 6:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 7:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.78 ft at 7:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.77 ft at 7:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.8 ft at 7:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.77 ft at 8:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 8:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.78 ft at 8:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.75 ft at 8:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.87 ft at 9:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.74 ft at 9:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.75 ft at 9:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 9:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.72 ft at 10:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.64 ft at 10:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 10:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 10:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 11:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.72 ft at 11:15AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.61 ft at 11:30AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.75 ft at 11:45AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.63 ft at 12:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.72 ft at 12:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.67 ft at 12:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.67 ft at 12:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.61 ft at 1:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.75 ft at 1:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.64 ft at 1:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.67 ft at 1:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.66 ft at 2:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.69 ft at 2:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.58 ft at 2:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.73 ft at 2:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.69 ft at 3:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.68 ft at 3:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.7 ft at 3:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.73 ft at 3:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.58 ft at 4:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.78 ft at 4:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.61 ft at 4:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.69 ft at 4:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.63 ft at 5:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.55 ft at 5:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.7 ft at 5:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.68 ft at 5:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.64 ft at 6:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.68 ft at 6:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.62 ft at 6:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.66 ft at 6:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.67 ft at 7:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.51 ft at 7:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.72 ft at 7:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.58 ft at 7:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.64 ft at 8:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.63 ft at 8:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.57 ft at 8:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.78 ft at 8:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.65 ft at 9:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 9:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.67 ft at 9:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 9:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.7 ft at 10:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.75 ft at 10:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.67 ft at 10:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.82 ft at 10:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.75 ft at 11:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.82 ft at 11:15PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 11:30PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 11:45PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 12.88 ft at 12:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.87 ft at 12:15AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 12:30AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 12:45AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 1:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.98 ft at 1:15AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 1:30AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.98 ft at 1:45AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.98 ft at 2:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 13 ft at 2:15AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.98 ft at 2:30AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.92 ft at 2:45AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 13.01 ft at 3:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.96 ft at 3:15AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.98 ft at 3:30AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 13 ft at 3:45AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 4:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 4:15AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.93 ft at 4:30AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.97 ft at 4:45AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.89 ft at 5:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 5:15AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 13.01 ft at 5:30AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 12.95 ft at 5:45AM Nov 01, 2014Highest Observation: 13.03 ft at 6:00AM Nov 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 8:00AM Nov 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 2:00PM Nov 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 8:00PM Nov 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00AM Nov 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 7:00AM Nov 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00PM Nov 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 7:00PM Nov 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00AM Nov 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 7:00AM Nov 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00PM Nov 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 7:00PM Nov 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00AM Nov 04, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 7:00AM Nov 04, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00PM Nov 04, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 7:00PM Nov 04, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00AM Nov 05, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.5 ft 7:00AM Nov 05, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesMLUK2(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (6:20AM Nov 1, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 1:55PM Oct 31)Latest observed value: 13.03 ft at 6:00 AM EDT 1-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 23 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 Ohio River at McAlpine Upper are issued routinely year-round.

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Upstream Gauge - at Clifty Creek Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at McAlpine Lock and Dam
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:38
Moderate Flood Stage:30
Flood Stage:23
Action Stage:21

Historical Crests
(1) 52.15 ft on 01/27/1937
(2) 42.10 ft on 03/08/1945
(3) 41.70 ft on 02/16/1884
(4) 41.20 ft on 03/12/1964
(5) 39.50 ft on 02/16/1883
(6) 39.40 ft on 04/02/1913
(7) 38.76 ft on 03/07/1997
(8) 36.40 ft on 01/22/1907
(9) 36.00 ft on 04/19/1948
(10) 34.10 ft on 03/23/1933
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -3.30 ft on 10/10/1881
(2) 3.90 ft on 12/22/1917
(3) 6.00 ft on 02/05/1936
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55.2 Water reaches top of floodwall.
53 Sandbagging of low areas of Louisville floodwall begin.
52 Flooding begins in Jeffersonville city limits. Shelby Street in Louisville is closed at floodgate.
50 Jackson Strret, Schoeffel Alley, Hancock Street, Preston Street and 13th Street and closed at floodgates.
48 Franklin, 18th, and 26th Streets are closed at floodgates.
47 Clay Street, Letterle Avenue, and Washington Street are closed at floodgates.
44 Campbell, 12th, Franklin, Wenzel, and Adams Streets are closed at floodgates.
42 Buchanan and Cabel Streets are closed at floodgate.
40 Mellwood Avenue, Webster Street, and Rowan Street are closed at floodgate.
38 6th, 7th and 8th Streets are closed at floodgates. US 42 floods at Harrods Creek.
36 11th Street is closed at floodgates.
29 Parts of Utica IN flood. Third Street ramp off of I-64 closes. 10th and 27th Streets are closed at floodgates.
28 More sections of River Road floods. Beachland Beach area is cut off. Lime Kiln Lane floods south of River Road.
27 River Road floods at many locations from 3rd St. to Glenview. Blankenbaker Lane closes south of River Road. River Dell Rd. floods at Mellwood Ave. Riverside Dr. floods at many locations.
26 Mockingbird Valley Rd. floods south of Mellwood Ave.
24.5 Waldoah Beach and Transylvania Beach areas are cut off. River Road near Indian Hills Trail floods. Adams St. and Witherspoon Rd. closes.
23 Some sections of River Road are closed from 3rd St. to 8th St. Eifler Beach and Juniper Beach areas are cut off. Parts of Campbell St., Frankfort Ave., and Mockingbird Valley Rd. close. Right turns onto River Rd. from the I-64 ramp are prohibited.
Photos
(1) Gage House with Microwave Gage
(2) Wireweight Gage
(3) Staff Gage by Water Tower
(4) Gage Catwalk
(5) Looking Upstream from Gage
(6) Looking Downstream from Gage
(7) Louisville Skyline from Gage
(8) Water Tower Building in Front of Gage
(9) Water Tower Museum
(10) Water Tower Base
(11) Plaque on Water Tower Base
(12) Water Tower Complex from River
(13) Water Tower Complex Showing 1937 Floodmark
(14) Arctic Springs Neighborhood on Indiana Side
(15) Shipyard on Indiana Side
(16) Upper Pool Staff Gage on Lock Wall
(17) Looking Upstream from Lock
(18) Louisville Landing Area
(19) Louisville Great Lawn Area
(20) Jeffersonville Shoreline
(21) Ohio Greenway Indiana Side
(22) Ashland Park
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Latitude: 38.281111° N, Longitude: 85.702222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 23 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 29 407.46 430.46 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 408 ft 431 ft Ohio River Datum 1913

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