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Red River near Gainesville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 7.98 ft at 6:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 7:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 7:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 8:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 8:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 9:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 9:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 10:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 10:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 11:00PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 11:30PM Jan 27, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 12:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 12:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 1:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 1:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 2:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 2:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.96 ft at 3:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.96 ft at 3:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.95 ft at 4:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 4:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 7:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 7:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 8:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 8:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 9:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 9:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 10:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 10:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 11:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 11:30AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 12:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 12:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 1:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 1:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 2:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 2:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 3:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.06 ft at 4:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 4:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 5:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.06 ft at 5:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.06 ft at 6:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 6:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 7:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 7:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 8:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 8:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 9:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 9:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 10:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 10:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 11:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 11:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 12:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 12:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 1:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 1:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 2:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 2:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 3:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 3:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 5:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 5:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 6:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 6:30AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 8.11 ft at 7:00AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 8.11 ft at 7:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 8:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 8:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 9:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 9:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 10:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 10:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 11:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 11:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 12:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 12:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 1:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 1:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 2:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 2:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 3:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 3:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 4:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 4:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 5:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 5:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 6:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 6:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 7:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.05 ft at 7:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.05 ft at 8:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.05 ft at 10:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 11:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.05 ft at 11:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 8.05 ft at 12:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 12:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 1:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.05 ft at 1:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 2:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 2:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 3:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 3:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 4:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 4:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 5:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 5:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 6:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 6:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 7:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 7:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 8:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 8:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 9:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 9:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 10:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 11:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 11:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 12:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 12:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 1:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 1:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 2:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 2:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 3:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 3:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 4:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 4:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 5:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 5:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 6:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 6:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 7:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 7:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 8:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 11:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 12:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 12:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 1:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 1:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 2:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 2:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 3:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 3:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 4:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 4:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 5:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 5:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 6:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 6:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.94 ft at 7:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 7:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 8:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 8:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.85 ft at 9:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.96 ft at 9:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.95 ft at 10:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.93 ft at 10:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.88 ft at 11:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.87 ft at 11:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.84 ft at 12:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.85 ft at 12:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.96 ft at 4:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 5:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 5:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 6:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 6:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 7:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 7:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 8:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 8:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 9:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.97 ft at 9:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.98 ft at 10:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 10:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 7.99 ft at 11:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 11:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 12:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 12:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 1:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 1:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 2:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 5:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8 ft at 5:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 6:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 6:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 7:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 7:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.02 ft at 8:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 8:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.01 ft at 9:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.03 ft at 9:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 11:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 12:00PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 12:30PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 1:00PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 1:30PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 2:00PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.08 ft at 2:30PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 3:00PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 3:30PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.04 ft at 4:00PM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 8.07 ft at 5:30PM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 12:00AM Feb 02, 2015Highest Forecast: 8.8 ft 6:00AM Feb 02, 2015Highest Forecast: 8.8 ft 12:00PM Feb 02, 2015Highest Forecast: 8.8 ft 6:00PM Feb 02, 2015Forecast: 8.6 ft 12:00AM Feb 03, 2015Forecast: 8.4 ft 6:00AM Feb 03, 2015Forecast: 8.3 ft 12:00PM Feb 03, 2015Forecast: 8.3 ft 6:00PM Feb 03, 2015Forecast: 8.4 ft 12:00AM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 8.5 ft 6:00AM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 8.5 ft 12:00PM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 8.6 ft 6:00PM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 8.6 ft 12:00AM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 8.6 ft 6:00AM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 12:00PM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 6:00PM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 12:00AM Feb 06, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 6:00AM Feb 06, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGSVT2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:16PM Feb 1, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 7:15AM Feb 1)Latest observed value: 8.07 ft at 5:30 PM CST 1-Feb-2015. Flood Stage is 25 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Red River near Gainesville are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 34
Moderate Flood Stage: 28
Flood Stage: 25
Action Stage: 22
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 40.08 ft on 05/31/1987
(2) 37.10 ft on 10/24/1983
(3) 36.63 ft on 06/13/1995
(4) 36.03 ft on 06/09/1995
(5) 33.13 ft on 05/05/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.77 ft on 05/16/2010 (P)
(2) 18.87 ft on 04/20/2010 (P)
(3) 26.55 ft on 05/02/2009
(4) 30.58 ft on 07/03/2007
(5) 22.38 ft on 05/12/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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40 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 15 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
39 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 14 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
38 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 13 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
37 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 12 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
36 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 11 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
35 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 10 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
34 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 9 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
33 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 8 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
32 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 7 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
31 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 6 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
30 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 5 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
29 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 4 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
28 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 3 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
27 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 2 feet higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
26 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are at least 1 foot higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
25 Crop and range lands... pecan groves... oil wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to places which are higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.
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Latitude: 33.727778° N, Longitude: 97.159722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 25 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 29 627.91 ft 652.91 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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