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Forecast services to continue at Langhorne stream gage during Route 213 bridge construction.  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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Lehigh River at Lehighton Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.35 ft at 11:15AM Oct 18, 2014Highest Observation: 3.35 ft at 11:30AM Oct 18, 2014Highest Observation: 3.35 ft at 11:45AM Oct 18, 2014Highest Observation: 3.35 ft at 12:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 12:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 12:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 12:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 1:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 1:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 1:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 1:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 2:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 2:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 2:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 2:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 3:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 3:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 3:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 3:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 4:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 4:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 4:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 4:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 5:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 5:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 5:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 5:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 6:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 6:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 6:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 6:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 7:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 7:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 7:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 7:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 8:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 8:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 8:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 8:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 9:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 9:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 9:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 9:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 11:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 11:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 11:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 11:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 3:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 3:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 3:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 3:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 4:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 4:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 4:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 9:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 9:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 9:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 9:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 11:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 12:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 12:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 12:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 12:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 1:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 1:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 1:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 1:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 2:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 2:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 2:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 2:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 4:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 5:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 5:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 5:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 5:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 7:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 7:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 7:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 7:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 12:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 12:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 1:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 5:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 5:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 5:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 6:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 10:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 10:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 10:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 11:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 11:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 11:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 1:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 2:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 2:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 2:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 9:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 9:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 9:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 9:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 10:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 10:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 10:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 10:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 11:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 11:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 11:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 1:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 2:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 2:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 2:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 7:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:30AM Oct 21, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 2:00PM Oct 21, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLHTP1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:03AM Oct 21, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:08AM Oct 21)Latest observed value: 3.19 ft at 10:30 AM EDT 21-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Lehigh River at Lehighton are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:14
Moderate Flood Stage:12
Flood Stage:10
Action Stage:9

Historical Crests
(1) 20.80 ft on 02/28/1902
(2) 20.70 ft on 05/23/1942
(3) 20.30 ft on 08/19/1955
(4) 18.22 ft on 09/27/1985
(5) 15.90 ft on 07/10/1935
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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14 Evacuations occur on River Street.
12 River Street begins to flood. Trails in Lehigh Gorge State Park are flooded.
10 Flooding begins in Jim Thorpe.
9 Open adjacent land in Lehigh Gorge State Park floods.
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Latitude: 40.829167° N, Longitude: 75.705556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 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 29 444.26 ft 454.26 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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