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Patoka River at Patoka Lake Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 543.3 ft at 4:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.29 ft at 4:15AM Aug 29, 2015Highest Observation: 543.3 ft at 4:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.29 ft at 4:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.29 ft at 5:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.29 ft at 5:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 5:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.29 ft at 5:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.29 ft at 6:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 6:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 6:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 6:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 7:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 7:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.27 ft at 7:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.27 ft at 7:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 8:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.27 ft at 8:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.28 ft at 8:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.27 ft at 8:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.27 ft at 9:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.27 ft at 9:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 9:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 9:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 10:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 10:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 10:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 10:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 11:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 11:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 11:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 11:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 12:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 12:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 12:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 12:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 1:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.26 ft at 1:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 1:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 1:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 2:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.25 ft at 2:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 2:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 2:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 3:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 3:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 3:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 3:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 4:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 4:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.24 ft at 4:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 4:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 5:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 5:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 5:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 6:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 6:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.23 ft at 6:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 7:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 7:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 7:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 7:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 8:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 8:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.22 ft at 8:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 8:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 9:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 9:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 9:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 9:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 10:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 10:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 10:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 10:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.21 ft at 11:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 11:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 11:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 11:45PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 12:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 12:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 12:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 12:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 1:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 1:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 1:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 1:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 2:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 2:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 2:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.2 ft at 2:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 3:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 3:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 3:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 3:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 4:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 4:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 4:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 4:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 5:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 5:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 5:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 5:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 6:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.19 ft at 6:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 6:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 6:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 7:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.17 ft at 7:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.18 ft at 7:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.17 ft at 7:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.17 ft at 8:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.17 ft at 8:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 8:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 8:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.17 ft at 9:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 9:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 9:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.17 ft at 9:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 10:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 10:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 10:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 10:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 11:00AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 11:15AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 11:30AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 11:45AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 12:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 12:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 12:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 12:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.16 ft at 1:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 1:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 1:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 1:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 2:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 2:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 2:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 2:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 3:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.14 ft at 3:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 3:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 3:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.15 ft at 4:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.14 ft at 4:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.14 ft at 4:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.14 ft at 4:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.13 ft at 5:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.13 ft at 5:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.14 ft at 5:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.13 ft at 5:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 6:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.13 ft at 6:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.13 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 6:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.13 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 7:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 7:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 8:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.13 ft at 8:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 9:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 9:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 10:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.12 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 10:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 11:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 11:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.11 ft at 12:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 12:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 1:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 1:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 2:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.1 ft at 2:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 3:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 3:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 4:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 4:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 5:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 5:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.09 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 6:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 6:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 7:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 7:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 8:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.07 ft at 8:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.08 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.07 ft at 9:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.07 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.07 ft at 9:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.07 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.07 ft at 10:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 10:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 11:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 11:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 12:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.06 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 12:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 1:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 1:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 2:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 2:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 3:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.05 ft at 3:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 4:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 4:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 5:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 5:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 6:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 6:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.04 ft at 7:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 7:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 8:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 8:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 9:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.02 ft at 9:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.02 ft at 10:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.03 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.02 ft at 10:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.02 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.02 ft at 11:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.02 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.02 ft at 11:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 12:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 12:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 1:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 1:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543 ft at 2:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543.01 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543 ft at 2:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 543 ft at 3:15AM Sep 01, 2015Highest Forecast: 543 ft 8:00AM Sep 01, 2015Forecast: 542.9 ft 8:00AM Sep 02, 2015Forecast: 542.8 ft 8:00AM Sep 03, 2015US Army Corps of EngineersPRLI3(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (3:51AM Sep 1, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 5:38AM Aug 31)Latest observed value: 543 ft at 3:15 AM EDT 1-Sep-2015. Flood Stage is 548 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: The future pool levels are furnished by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Patoka River at Patoka Lake are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 549.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 549.5
Flood Stage: 548
Action Stage: 548
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 549.66 ft on 05/03/2011
(2) 547.47 ft on 04/12/2008
(3) 547.43 ft on 05/12/1996
(4) 547.20 ft on 05/01/1983
(5) 545.90 ft on 09/01/1979
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 539.04 ft on 03/18/2015
(2) 549.66 ft on 05/03/2011
(3) 547.47 ft on 04/12/2008
(4) 547.43 ft on 05/12/1996
(5) 547.20 ft on 05/01/1983
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 531.30 ft on 04/24/1997
(2) 531.77 ft on 11/02/1988

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568 Top of dike.
564 Top of dam.
548 Flood pool, spillway crest, dam entrance road closed.
546 Highway 164 closes.
539 Newton-Stewart beach underwater. Handicap fishing pier at overlook underwater.
536 Summer Pool.
532 Winter Pool.
525 Water is below bottom of several boat ramps.
Photos
(1) Looking at Dam from Parking Lot
(2) Road over Dam
(3) Lake from Top of Dam
(4) View of Outlet
(5) Left Side of Lake
(6) Park by Intake Tower
(7) Intake Tower
(8) Tailwater Chute Below Outlet
(9) Tailwater Area from Top fo Dam
(10) Looking at Dam from Park
(11) Looking at Intake Tower from Park
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Latitude: 38.435000° N, Longitude: 86.705556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 548 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 548 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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