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Patoka River at Patoka Lake Pool (ft)Observed: 540.07 ft at 6:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 6:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 6:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 6:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 7:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 7:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 7:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 7:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 8:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 8:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 8:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 8:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 9:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 9:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 9:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 9:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 10:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 10:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 10:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 10:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 11:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 11:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 11:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 11:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 12:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 12:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 12:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 12:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 1:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 1:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 1:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 1:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 2:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 2:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 2:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 2:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 3:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 3:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 3:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 3:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 4:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 4:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.1 ft at 4:30PM Jun 23, 2016Highest Observation: 540.11 ft at 4:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 5:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 5:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 5:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 5:45PM Jun 23, 2016Highest Observation: 540.11 ft at 6:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 6:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.09 ft at 6:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 6:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 7:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 7:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 7:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 7:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 8:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 8:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 8:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 8:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 9:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.08 ft at 9:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 9:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 9:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 10:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 10:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 10:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 10:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 11:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 11:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 11:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 11:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 12:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 12:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 12:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.07 ft at 12:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 1:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 1:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 1:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 1:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 2:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 2:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 2:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.06 ft at 2:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 3:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 3:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 3:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 3:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 4:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 4:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 4:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 4:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 5:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.05 ft at 5:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 5:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 5:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 6:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 6:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 6:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 6:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 7:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 7:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 7:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 7:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 8:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 8:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 8:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 8:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 9:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 9:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.04 ft at 9:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 9:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 10:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 10:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 10:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 10:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 11:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.03 ft at 11:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.02 ft at 11:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 11:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 12:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 12:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 12:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 12:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.02 ft at 1:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.02 ft at 1:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 1:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 1:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 2:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 2:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 2:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 2:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 3:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 3:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 3:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 3:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.02 ft at 4:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 4:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 4:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 4:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 5:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 5:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 5:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 5:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 6:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 6:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540.01 ft at 6:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 6:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 7:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 7:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 7:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 7:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 8:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 8:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 8:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 8:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 9:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 9:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 9:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 540 ft at 9:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 10:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 10:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 10:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 10:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 11:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 11:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 11:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 11:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 12:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 12:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.99 ft at 12:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 12:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 1:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 1:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 1:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 1:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 2:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.98 ft at 2:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.97 ft at 2:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 2:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.97 ft at 3:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.97 ft at 3:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 3:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.97 ft at 3:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.97 ft at 4:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 4:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 4:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 4:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 5:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 5:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 5:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 5:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 6:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 6:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 6:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 6:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 7:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 7:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 7:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 7:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 8:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 8:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 8:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 8:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 9:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 9:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.96 ft at 9:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 9:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 10:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 10:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 10:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 10:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 11:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 11:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 11:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 11:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 12:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 12:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 12:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.95 ft at 12:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 1:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 1:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 1:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 1:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 2:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 2:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 2:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 2:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 3:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 3:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 3:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.94 ft at 3:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 4:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 4:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 4:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 4:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 5:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 5:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 5:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 5:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 6:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 6:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 6:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 6:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 7:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.93 ft at 7:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 7:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 7:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 8:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 8:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 8:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 8:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 9:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 9:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 9:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 9:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 10:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 10:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 10:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.92 ft at 10:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 11:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 11:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 11:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 11:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 12:00AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 12:15AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 12:30AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.91 ft at 12:45AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 1:00AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 1:15AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 1:30AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 1:45AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 2:00AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 2:15AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 2:30AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 2:45AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 3:00AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 3:15AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 3:30AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.9 ft at 3:45AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 4:00AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 4:15AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 4:30AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 4:45AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.88 ft at 5:00AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 539.89 ft at 5:15AM Jun 26, 2016US Army Corps of EngineersPRLI3(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (5:51AM Jun 26, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 539.89 ft at 5:15 AM EDT 26-Jun-2016. 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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