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Falls Creek (AK) near Petersburg Stage (ft)Observed: 18.15 ft at 8:01PM Apr 18, 2017Observed: 18.15 ft at 10:09PM Apr 18, 2017Observed: 18.17 ft at 12:18AM Apr 19, 2017Observed: 18.24 ft at 2:27AM Apr 19, 2017Observed: 18.5 ft at 6:46AM Apr 19, 2017Observed: 18.53 ft at 1:17PM Apr 19, 2017Observed: 18.51 ft at 3:27PM Apr 19, 2017Observed: 18.49 ft at 5:35PM Apr 19, 2017Observed: 18.52 ft at 9:55PM Apr 19, 2017Observed: 18.53 ft at 12:04AM Apr 20, 2017Observed: 18.53 ft at 2:13AM Apr 20, 2017Observed: 18.45 ft at 8:44AM Apr 20, 2017Observed: 18.37 ft at 1:04PM Apr 20, 2017Observed: 18.34 ft at 3:15PM Apr 20, 2017Observed: 18.36 ft at 7:35PM Apr 20, 2017Observed: 18.42 ft at 9:44PM Apr 20, 2017Observed: 18.56 ft at 11:53PM Apr 20, 2017Highest Observation: 18.71 ft at 2:01AM Apr 21, 2017Observed: 18.53 ft at 10:43AM Apr 21, 2017Observed: 18.43 ft at 3:05PM Apr 21, 2017Observed: 18.41 ft at 5:14PM Apr 21, 2017Observed: 18.4 ft at 7:24PM Apr 21, 2017Observed: 18.44 ft at 9:33PM Apr 21, 2017Observed: 18.52 ft at 11:42PM Apr 21, 2017Observed: 18.53 ft at 1:50AM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.5 ft at 3:58AM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.46 ft at 6:06AM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.43 ft at 8:14AM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.3 ft at 2:48PM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.27 ft at 4:58PM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.27 ft at 7:08PM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.24 ft at 9:17PM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.3 ft at 11:26PM Apr 22, 2017Observed: 18.38 ft at 1:34AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.4 ft at 3:42AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.36 ft at 10:13AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.26 ft at 12:22PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.25 ft at 4:45PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.26 ft at 6:55PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.27 ft at 9:03PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.37 ft at 11:12PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 18.4 ft at 10:06AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 18.35 ft at 12:15PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 18.31 ft at 2:24PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 18.27 ft at 6:45PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 18.27 ft at 8:54PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 18.4 ft at 3:25AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 18.39 ft at 5:33AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 18.23 ft at 4:32PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 18.22 ft at 6:41PM Apr 25, 2017FLSA2(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (7:47PM Apr 25, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 18.22 ft at 6:41 PM AKDT 25-Apr-2017. Flood Stage is 22.5 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading may be affected by ice during freezing weather from November to April.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Falls Creek (AK) near Petersburg. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Major Flood Stage: 27
Moderate Flood Stage: 24
Flood Stage: 22.5
Action Stage: 21.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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27 Water levels will be at the horizontal ibeam of the 9 mile bridge along Mitkof highway, this is major flood stage.
24 Water levels will be at the bridge abutment of 9 mile bridge along Mitkof Highway, this is moderate flood stage.
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(1) Looking down stream from 9mi bridge
(2) Looking upstream from 9mi bridge
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Latitude: 56.681700° N, Longitude: 132.923500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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