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Pecos River 3 miles ESE of Sheffield Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 4:00AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 4:15AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 4:30AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 4:45AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 5:00AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 5:15AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 5:30AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 5:45AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 6:00AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 6:15AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 6:30AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 6:45AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 7:00AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 7:15AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 7:30AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 7:45AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 8:00AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 8:15AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 8:30AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 8:45AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 9:00AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 9:15AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 9:30AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 9:45AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 10:00AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 10:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:30AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 10:45AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 11:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:15AM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 11:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:15PM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 12:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:30PM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 1:45PM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 2:00PM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 3.12 ft at 2:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 6:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 6:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 6:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 6:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 6:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 10:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 1:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 2:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 3:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 4:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 4:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 4:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 4:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.09 ft at 5:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 6:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:00AM Nov 21, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSPCT2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:45AM Nov 21, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.1 ft at 3:00 AM CST 21-Nov-2017. Flood Stage is 28 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 12 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Pecos River 3 miles ESE of Sheffield are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Vertical datum height surveyed by the USGS

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 29
Flood Stage: 28
Action Stage: 23
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 23.50 ft on 09/01/1916 (P)
(2) 23.50 ft on 09/01/1919
(3) 23.47 ft on 09/11/2008
(4) 20.50 ft on 09/01/1954
(5) 20.15 ft on 09/19/1974
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.29 ft on 08/27/2010
(2) 23.47 ft on 09/11/2008
(3) 20.15 ft on 09/19/1974
(4) 20.50 ft on 09/01/1954
(5) 17.72 ft on 06/27/1954
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.20 ft on 03/14/1940

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30 the river reaches major flood stage, and begins flowing over the highway bridge.
29 the river reaches moderate flood stage, and continues to flooding of area ranch land. Cattle losses are possible. The river inundates the ranch road, rendering it laregly impassable.
28 the river reaches minor flood stage, and begins flooding area ranch land. Livestock may be threatened. The river begins to flood the gravel road that leads to the Smith and Marley-B Ranches, and reaches the bottom of the bridge.
23 the river reaches bankfull. Minor overbank flooding occurs, and no significant damage is expected.
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Latitude: 30.659444° N, Longitude: 101.769722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 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 2026.30 ft 2054.30 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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