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Stoner Creek at Paris Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 13.1 ft at 6:28PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 6:58PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 7:28PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 7:59PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 8:29PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 8:59PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 9:29PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 9:59PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 10:29PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 10:59PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 11:29PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 12:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 12:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 1:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 1:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 2:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 2:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 3:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 3:30AM Aug 28, 2015Highest Observation: 13.13 ft at 4:01AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 4:31AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 5:01AM Aug 28, 2015Highest Observation: 13.13 ft at 5:31AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 6:01AM Aug 28, 2015Highest Observation: 13.13 ft at 6:31AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 7:01AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 7:31AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 8:02AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 8:32AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 9:02AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 9:32AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 10:02AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 10:32AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 11:02AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 11:32AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 12:02PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 12:33PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 1:03PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 1:33PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 2:03PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 2:33PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 3:03PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 3:33PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 4:03PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 4:34PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 5:04PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 5:34PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 6:04PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.07 ft at 6:34PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 7:04PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 7:34PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 8:04PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 8:35PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 9:05PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 9:35PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 10:05PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 10:35PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 11:05PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 11:35PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 12:05AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 12:36AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 1:06AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 1:36AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 2:06AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 2:36AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 3:06AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 3:36AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 4:06AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 4:37AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 5:07AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 5:37AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 6:07AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 6:37AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 7:07AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 7:37AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 8:07AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 8:38AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.11 ft at 9:08AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 9:38AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 10:08AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 10:38AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 11:08AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.05 ft at 11:38AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 12:08PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 12:38PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.07 ft at 1:09PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 1:39PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 2:09PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 2:39PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 3:09PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 3:39PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 4:09PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 4:39PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.07 ft at 5:10PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 5:40PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.07 ft at 6:10PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 6:40PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 7:10PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 7:40PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 8:10PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 8:40PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.07 ft at 9:11PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 9:41PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 10:11PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 10:41PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 11:11PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 11:41PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 12:11AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 12:41AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 1:12AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 1:42AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 2:12AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 2:42AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 3:12AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 3:42AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 4:12AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 4:43AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 5:13AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 5:43AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 6:13AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 6:43AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 7:13AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 7:43AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.1 ft at 8:13AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 8:44AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 9:14AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 9:44AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 10:14AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 10:44AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 11:14AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 11:44AM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.04 ft at 12:14PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.09 ft at 12:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.05 ft at 1:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 1:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 2:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 2:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.12 ft at 3:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.07 ft at 3:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.08 ft at 4:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 4:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.06 ft at 5:16PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 13.07 ft at 5:46PM Aug 30, 2015Paris Water PlantPRSK2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (6:21PM Aug 30, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 13.07 ft at 5:46 PM EDT 30-Aug-2015. Flood Stage is 18 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 Stoner Creek at Paris 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: 25
Moderate Flood Stage: 22
Flood Stage: 18
Action Stage: 16
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 30.00 ft on 03/02/1997
(2) 26.70 ft on 04/04/2015
(3) 26.40 ft on 12/09/1978
(4) 26.15 ft on 05/03/2010
(5) 25.30 ft on 01/01/1951
(6) 25.00 ft on 03/05/1964
(7) 24.70 ft on 04/22/1972
(8) 24.40 ft on 04/13/2011
(9) 24.00 ft on 02/16/1989
(10) 23.50 ft on 04/05/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.10 ft on 07/15/2015
(2) 26.70 ft on 04/04/2015
(3) 18.20 ft on 12/06/2014
(4) 18.20 ft on 05/01/2014
(5) 19.10 ft on 02/05/2014
(6) 18.50 ft on 12/08/2013
(7) 19.56 ft on 07/06/2013
(8) 19.60 ft on 03/19/2013
(9) 18.60 ft on 01/14/2013
(10) 18.60 ft on 11/29/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 7.00 ft on 01/01/1954

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30 Much of south and east parts of town floods.
28 Parts of town are cutoff. Water and Sewage services are out. Scott Ave is closed.
25 Water enters some businesses in low lying areas of Paris. Many homes along creek flood.
22 Water in the yards of homes along Taylor, Chambers, Stoner Avenues and Catherine Street.
20 Water enter yards of homes downstream of water plant. Parts of the Garrard Park flood.
18 Water floods a few low roads on right bank of creek.
Photos
(1) Low Spot on Scott Ave
(2) Staff Gage
(3) Old Gage House
(4) Looking Upstream from Gage
(5) Lookup Downstream from Gage
(6) Garrard Park
(7) Floodmark from 1997 Flood on Water Plant Office Building
(8) Dam
(9) Old Gage House and Dam
(10) Microwave Gage
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Latitude: 38.204722° N, Longitude: 84.239167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 18 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 29 772.93 ft 790.93 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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