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Washita River near Pauls Valley Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 9:30AM Aug 25, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 10:00AM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:30AM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:00AM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:30AM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 12:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 12:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 1:00PM Aug 25, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 1:30PM Aug 25, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 2:00PM Aug 25, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 2:30PM Aug 25, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 3:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 3:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 5:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 5:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 6:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 6:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 7:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 7:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 8:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 8:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 9:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 9:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 10:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:00PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:30PM Aug 25, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:00AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:30AM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 12:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 4:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 5:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 9:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 9:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 10:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 10:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 11:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 11:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 12:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 12:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 1:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 2:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 2:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 3:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 3:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 7:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 7:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 8:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 8:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 9:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 9:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 10:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 10:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 11:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 11:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 12:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 12:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 1:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 1:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 2:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 2:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 3:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 3:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 4:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 6:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 6:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 9:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 9:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 10:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 10:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 11:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 11:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 12:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 12:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 1:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 1:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 2:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 2:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 8:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 9:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 10:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 10:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 11:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 11:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 12:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 1:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 1:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 2:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 2:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 9:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 9:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 10:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 10:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 11:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 11:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 12:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 12:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 1:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 1:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 2:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 2:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 3:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 8:30AM Aug 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM Aug 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00PM Aug 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00PM Sep 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM Sep 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00AM Sep 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00PM Sep 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM Sep 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00AM Sep 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00PM Sep 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM Sep 04, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00AM Sep 04, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPLVO2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:16AM Aug 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:04AM Aug 30)Latest observed value: 4.33 ft at 8:30 AM CDT 30-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 29 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Washita River near Pauls Valley are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:32
Moderate Flood Stage:31
Flood Stage:29
Action Stage:27

Historical Crests
(1) 34.88 ft on 05/11/1950
(2) 34.70 ft on 10/01/1945
(3) 34.15 ft on 10/31/1941
(4) 33.72 ft on 05/29/1987
(5) 33.42 ft on 05/22/1949
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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37 The city of Pauls Valley suffers inundation of about 90 percent... about a thousand acres... in its central business and residential areas... some accessible only by boat. U.S. Highway 77 northwest of town is closed. more than thirteen thousand acres in Garvin County are affected by varied depths up to 8 feet. Flooding of rural lands near Maysville... in western Garvin County... begins hours before the crest reaches Pauls Valley.
36 The city of Pauls Valley suffers inundation of about 90 percent... about a thousand acres... in its central business and residential areas... some accessible only by boat. U.S. Highway 77 northwest of town is closed. About thirteen thousand acres in Garvin County upstream from Pauls Valley are affected by varied depths up to 7 feet. Flooding of rural lands near Maysville in western Garvin County... begins hours before the crest reaches Pauls Valley.
35 The city of Pauls Valley suffers inundation of about 90 percent... About a thousand acres... in its central business and residential areas... some accessible only by boat. U.S. Highway 77 northwest of town is closed. About thirteen thousand acres in Garvin County upstream from Pauls Valley are affected by varied depths up to 6 feet. Flooding of rural lands near Maysville in western Garvin County... begins hours before the crest reaches Pauls Valley.
34 The city of Pauls Valley suffers inundation of about 90 percent... About a thousand acres... in its central business and residential areas... some accessible only by boat. Upstream from Pauls Valley in Garvin County... more than twelve thousand acres of rural lands are affected by varied depths up to 5 feet. Flooding of rural lands near Maysville in western Garvin County... begins hours before the crest reaches Pauls Valley.
33 The city of Pauls Valley suffers inundation of the majority in its central business and residential areas. some accessible only by boat. Upstream from Pauls Valley in Garvin County... about eleven thousand acres of farmlands are affected by varied depths up to 4 feet. Flooding of rural lands near Maysville in western Garvin County... begins hours before the crest reaches Pauls Valley.
32 In Pauls Valley... expect wide spread flooding in the old central business and residential districts. many buildings not flooded are isolated by water in the streets. About ten thousand acres of agricultural lands in Garvin County upstream from Pauls Valley are affected by varied depths up to 3 feet. Rural flooding near Maysville in western Garvin County begins several hours before Pauls Valley. No other towns are threatened by the main river.
31 In Pauls Valley... shallow flooding occurs across much of the old central business district. many buildings not flooded may be cut off by water in streets. Upstream from Pauls Valley in Garvin County... more than eight thousand acres are affected by varied depths depths two or more feet. Flooding of rural lands near Maysville... in western Garvin County... begins hours before Pauls Valley.
30 In Pauls Valley... portions of the central residential district may be isolated by water in streets. in Garvin County... farmlands... rural roads... and oilfields may see varied depths averaging about a foot. Locations not actually flooded may be inaccesible for a day or more. Overflows commence in western portions of the county several hours before Pauls Valley. Maysville and other towns are not threatened by the main river.
29 In Garvin County... agricultural lands... rural roads... and oilfields may see varied flood depths up to 2 feet. locations not actually flooded may be cut off from access for a day or more. Flooding commences in western portions of Garvin County several hours before Pauls Valley. Maysville and other towns are not threatened by the main river.
28 Expect near bankfull flows along the valley in Garvin County except at locations where tributary streams may be flooding as they empty into the river.
27 Expect near bankfull or lower flows along the valley in Garvin County except at locations where tributary streams may be flooding as they empty into the river.
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Latitude: 34.754722° N, Longitude: 97.251111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 29 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 29 849.61 878.61 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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