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John Day River near John Day Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 5:15AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 5:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 5:45AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 6:00AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 6:15AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 6:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 6:45AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 7:00AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 7:15AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 7:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 7:45AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 8:00AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 8:15AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 8:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 8:45AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 9:00AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 9:15AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 9:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 9:45AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 10:00AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 10:15AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 10:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 10:45AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 11:00AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:15AM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:30AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 11:45AM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 12:00PM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 12:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:30PM Jan 28, 2015Highest Observation: 4.15 ft at 12:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 6:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 6:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 6:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 6:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 7:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 7:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 7:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 7:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 8:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 8:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 8:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 8:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 9:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 9:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 9:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 9:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:00PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:15PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:30PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:45PM Jan 28, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 9:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 9:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 9:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 9:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 6:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 6:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 6:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 6:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 7:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 7:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 7:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 7:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 8:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 8:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 8:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 8:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 12:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 12:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 12:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 12:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.12 ft at 2:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 3:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 3:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 3:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 3:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 8:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 8:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 8:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 8:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 6:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 6:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 6:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 6:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 7:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 8:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 8:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 8:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 8:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 9:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 9:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 9:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 9:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 10:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 10:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 10:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 10:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 11:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 11:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 11:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 11:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 1:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.11 ft at 1:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:00AM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 4.09 ft 10:00AM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 4.09 ft 4:00PM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 4.1 ft 10:00PM Jan 31, 2015Forecast: 4.1 ft 4:00AM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 4.11 ft 10:00AM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 4.12 ft 4:00PM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 4.13 ft 10:00PM Feb 01, 2015Forecast: 4.17 ft 4:00AM Feb 02, 2015Forecast: 4.2 ft 10:00AM Feb 02, 2015Forecast: 4.22 ft 4:00PM Feb 02, 2015Forecast: 4.27 ft 10:00PM Feb 02, 2015Forecast: 4.32 ft 4:00AM Feb 03, 2015Forecast: 4.34 ft 10:00AM Feb 03, 2015Forecast: 4.42 ft 4:00PM Feb 03, 2015Forecast: 4.58 ft 10:00PM Feb 03, 2015Highest Forecast: 4.66 ft 4:00AM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 4.62 ft 10:00AM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 4.55 ft 4:00PM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 4.51 ft 10:00PM Feb 04, 2015Forecast: 4.47 ft 4:00AM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 4.44 ft 10:00AM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 4.4 ft 4:00PM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 4.37 ft 10:00PM Feb 05, 2015Forecast: 4.38 ft 4:00AM Feb 06, 2015Forecast: 4.42 ft 10:00AM Feb 06, 2015Forecast: 4.45 ft 4:00PM Feb 06, 2015Forecast: 4.48 ft 10:00PM Feb 06, 2015Forecast: 4.58 ft 4:00AM Feb 07, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesJHNO3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:01AM Jan 31, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:22AM Jan 30)Latest observed value: 4.1 ft at 4:00 AM PST 31-Jan-2015. Flood Stage is 8 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 10.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 9
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 7.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 10.80 ft on 06/09/1969
(2) 10.06 ft on 01/31/1997
(3) 9.16 ft on 05/19/1991
(4) 8.92 ft on 01/17/1971
(5) 8.60 ft on 02/16/1982
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.50 ft on 05/16/2011
(2) 8.42 ft on 01/17/2011
(3) 10.06 ft on 01/31/1997
(4) 9.16 ft on 05/19/1991
(5) 8.60 ft on 02/16/1982
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -0.99 ft on 08/28/1969
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10.5 Extensive flooding of the lower west side of John Day.
10 Major field flooding wtih some homes flooded in the lower sections of John Day.
9 At this level, there will be extensive pasture and field flooding near the fairgrounds in John Day. Some homes near Bridge Street will be threatened. There will likely be backwater flooding upstream of Picture Gorge. There will be high water velocities with substantial bank erosion.
8 Minor flooding of lowland fields and pastures throughout the valley.
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Latitude: 44.419444° N, Longitude: 118.902778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 8 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 3130.56 ft 3138.56 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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