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Tuscarawas River at Newcomerstown Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 1.37 ft at 10:00PM Oct 18, 2014Highest Observation: 1.37 ft at 10:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:00PM Oct 18, 2014Highest Observation: 1.37 ft at 11:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 12:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 12:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 5:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 12:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 2:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 2:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 3:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 3:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 12:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 1:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 1:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 2:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 2:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 3:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 3:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 9:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 9:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 11:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 9:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 9:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 0 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesNCTO1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:32PM Oct 21, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.18 ft at 9:00 PM EDT 21-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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NOTE: The above river forecast includes future rainfall/snowmelt. Forecast stages may be different if the actual rainfall/snowmelt is different than the forecast rainfall/snowmelt.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Tuscarawas River at Newcomerstown. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:19
Moderate Flood Stage:13
Flood Stage:11
Action Stage:8

Historical Crests
(1) 21.50 ft on 03/13/1913
(2) 21.25 ft on 08/09/1935
(3) 20.65 ft on 01/26/1937
(4) 17.42 ft on 02/28/1936
(5) 15.20 ft on 03/18/1938
(6) 13.55 ft on 03/17/1933
(7) 13.50 ft on 02/28/1929
(8) 13.10 ft on 03/23/1927
(9) 12.90 ft on 12/16/1928
(10) 12.90 ft on 12/16/1927
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.60 ft on 08/06/1930
(2) 1.10 ft on 09/19/1966
(3) 1.23 ft on 10/10/1966
(4) 1.44 ft on 09/02/1968
(5) 1.55 ft on 10/01/1968

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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19.3 TWO THIRDS OF NEWCOMERSTOWN AND ALL OF MIZER ARE FLOODED.
13.2 SOME HOMES NEAR WOOD AND CHESTNUT STREETS ARE AFFECTED.
11 ALTHLETIC FIELDS BETWEEN RIVER AND RESIDENTIAL AREA BEGIN TO FLOOD
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(1) View of Newcomerstown gage house located In trees onrRight descending bank
(2) Bridge just below Newcomerstown gage
(3) Looking downstream on the Tuscarawas River from bridge near Newcomerstown gage
(4) Looking upstream on the Tuscarawas River from bridge near Newcomerstown gage
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Latitude: 40.261389° N, Longitude: 81.609167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11 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 29 780 ft 791 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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