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Chicod Creek near Simpson Stage (ft)Observed: 8.11 ft at 10:45AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 11:00AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 11:15AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 11:30AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 11:45AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 12:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 12:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 12:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 12:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 1:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 1:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 1:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 1:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 2:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 2:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 2:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 3:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 3:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 3:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 4:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 4:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 4:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 4:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 6:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 6:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:15PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:45PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:15AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 4:30AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 4:45AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:00AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:15AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:30AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:45AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 6:00AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 6:15AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 6:30AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 6:45AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 7:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:30AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 7:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:00AM Dec 01, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 8:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:15AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:45AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 2:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 7:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 7:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 8:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.11 ft at 11:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:15PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:45PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:15AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 9:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:15AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 10:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:45AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:15AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:45AM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 12:00PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 12:15PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 12:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:15PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 1:30PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 1:45PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 2:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:30PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 2:45PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 3:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:30PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 3:45PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 4:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:15PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 4:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:30PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:45PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 7:00PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 7:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:45PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 10:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:15PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:30PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 10:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:00PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 11:15PM Dec 02, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 11:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:45PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:30AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 12:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:00AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 1:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:30AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 1:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 2:15AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 2:30AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 2:45AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 3:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 3:15AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 3:30AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 3:45AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 4:00AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 4:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 4:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 5:00AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:15AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:30AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 5:45AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 6:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:15AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 6:30AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 6:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 7:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 8:45AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:00AM Dec 03, 2016Highest Observation: 8.13 ft at 9:15AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 8.12 ft at 9:45AM Dec 03, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSIMN7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:30AM Dec 3, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.12 ft at 9:45 AM EST 3-Dec-2016. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Chicod Creek near Simpson. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 16
Moderate Flood Stage: 14
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 9.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 21.46 ft on 09/18/1999
(2) 17.41 ft on 10/01/2010
(3) 16.18 ft on 08/28/2011
(4) 14.19 ft on 05/24/2012
(5) 14.15 ft on 10/08/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.32 ft on 10/14/2016
(2) 10.72 ft on 12/24/2013
(3) 14.19 ft on 05/24/2012
(4) 16.18 ft on 08/28/2011
(5) 17.41 ft on 10/01/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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20 Devastating flooding along the Chicod creek and its tributaries. All roads will be closed between Grimesland and Simpson. Homes along the creek or its tributaries will be inundated. Multiple road washouts are possible.
16 Flooding of the bridge on HWY 33, and many other roads between Simpson and Grimesland. Water will surround homes in Majettes Mobile Home Park, and nearby Willow Ln.  Flood waters will also threaten a few businesses on HWY 33. Water will surround homes along JC Galloway Rd near the bridge.
14 Moderate flooding. Water will overflow the bridges on Mobleys Bridge Rd, Grimesland Bridge Rd, JC Galloway Rd, and Blackjack-Simpson Rd. Also, parts of Boyds Road will flood. Residents of Majettes Mobile Home Park may need to move property to higher ground.
12 Water begins to run over Mobleys Bridge Road near the bridge.
10 Flooding of low lying areas adjacent to Mobleys Bridge Road.
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Latitude: 35.561667° N, Longitude: 77.230833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 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 -1.1 10.0 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available 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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