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A new USGS gauge is being installed on the new Route 213 Bridge near Langhorne.  During the gage checkout period, continue to click here for forecast hydrograph, click here to access temporary USGS observations from a gage 0.55 miles downstream located at Brownsville Rd.

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Millstone River at Blackwells Mills Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 2.72 ft at 6:45PM Jul 24, 2017Highest Observation: 2.72 ft at 7:00PM Jul 24, 2017Highest Observation: 2.72 ft at 7:15PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:30PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:45PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:00PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.69 ft at 8:15PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 8:30PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 8:45PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 9:00PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 9:15PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.68 ft at 9:30PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.66 ft at 9:45PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:00PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.64 ft at 10:15PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.64 ft at 10:30PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 10:45PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 11:00PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.62 ft at 11:15PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:30PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:45PM Jul 24, 2017Observed: 2.6 ft at 12:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 12:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 12:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 12:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.58 ft at 2:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 2:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 2:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 2:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.54 ft at 4:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 4:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 4:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 4:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 5:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 5:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 5:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 5:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.53 ft at 6:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 6:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 6:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.52 ft at 6:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 7:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 7:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 7:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 7:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 8:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 8:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 8:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 8:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.5 ft at 9:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.48 ft at 9:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.48 ft at 9:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.47 ft at 9:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:00AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:15AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:30AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:45AM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.44 ft at 12:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.43 ft at 1:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 1:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 1:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 1:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.37 ft at 4:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.36 ft at 4:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.36 ft at 4:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 5:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 6:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 6:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 6:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 6:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 7:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 7:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 7:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.34 ft at 7:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.32 ft at 8:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.32 ft at 8:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.32 ft at 8:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.32 ft at 8:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.32 ft at 9:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.32 ft at 9:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.31 ft at 9:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.31 ft at 9:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 11:00PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 11:15PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 11:30PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 11:45PM Jul 25, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 12:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 12:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 12:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 12:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 1:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 1:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 1:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 1:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 3:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 3:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.27 ft at 3:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.27 ft at 3:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:00AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:15AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.22 ft at 11:30AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.22 ft at 11:45AM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.22 ft at 12:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.22 ft at 12:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.22 ft at 12:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 12:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 1:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 1:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 1:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 1:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 2:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 2:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 2:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 2:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 3:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 3:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 3:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 3:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 4:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 4:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 4:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 4:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 5:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 6:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 6:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 6:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 6:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 7:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 7:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 7:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 7:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 8:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 8:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 8:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 8:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.14 ft at 9:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.14 ft at 9:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 9:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 9:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 10:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 10:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 10:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 10:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 11:00PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 11:15PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 11:30PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 11:45PM Jul 26, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 12:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 12:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 12:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 12:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 2:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 2:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 4:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 4:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 4:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 4:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 5:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 6:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 6:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 8:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 8:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 8:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 8:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 9:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 9:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 9:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 9:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 10:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 10:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 10:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 10:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:00AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:15AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:30AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:45AM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:00PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:15PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:30PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:45PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:00PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:15PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 1:30PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 1:45PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 2:00PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 2:15PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 2:30PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 2:45PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:00PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:15PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:30PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:45PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:00PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:15PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:30PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:45PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:00PM Jul 27, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:15PM Jul 27, 2017Forecast: 1.9 ft 8:00PM Jul 27, 2017Forecast: 1.9 ft 2:00AM Jul 28, 2017Forecast: 2 ft 8:00AM Jul 28, 2017Forecast: 2 ft 2:00PM Jul 28, 2017Forecast: 2.1 ft 8:00PM Jul 28, 2017Forecast: 2.4 ft 2:00AM Jul 29, 2017Forecast: 3.3 ft 8:00AM Jul 29, 2017Forecast: 4.9 ft 2:00PM Jul 29, 2017Forecast: 5.6 ft 8:00PM Jul 29, 2017Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 2:00AM Jul 30, 2017Forecast: 5.8 ft 8:00AM Jul 30, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBKWN4(plotting HGIR2) Graph Created (6:33PM Jul 27, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 8:47AM Jul 27)Latest observed value: 1.98 ft at 5:15 PM EDT 27-Jul-2017. Flood Stage is 9 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Millstone River at Blackwells Mills are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 15
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 21.24 ft on 08/28/2011
(2) 21.01 ft on 09/17/1999
(3) 19.24 ft on 04/16/2007
(4) 18.68 ft on 08/28/1971
(5) 16.84 ft on 07/15/1975
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.68 ft on 01/19/2015
(2) 15.87 ft on 05/01/2014
(3) 9.94 ft on 03/31/2014
(4) 13.77 ft on 09/09/2011
(5) 21.24 ft on 08/28/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.15 ft on 09/16/1923

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13 Washington Street and several businesses are flooded.
10 The D&R Canal is flooded by the Millstone River.
9 Flood stage reached with flooding now along River Road in Blackwells Mills and S. River Street in Millstone. Base of Route 533 bridge floods. River Road between Yorktown and Amsterdam is subject to closure. Canal Road near Suydam Road floods.
7 Several more causways are closed due to flooding.
6 The Griggstown Causway is closed due to flooding.
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Latitude: 40.475000° N, Longitude: 74.575833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9 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 26.97 ft 35.97 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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During winter months, cold and ice may result in inaccurate real-time stream stage and streamflow data. Adjustments or deletions of this data can only be done after detailed analysis.
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