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Delaware River at Washington Crossing Stage (ft)Observed: -1.83 ft at 3:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.82 ft at 3:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.82 ft at 3:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 4:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 4:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.82 ft at 4:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 4:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 5:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 5:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 5:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 5:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 6:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 6:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 6:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 7:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 7:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.75 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.75 ft at 8:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.75 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 8:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 9:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 9:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 10:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 10:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 11:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 11:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 12:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 12:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 1:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 1:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 2:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 2:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 3:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 3:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 4:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 4:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.75 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.75 ft at 5:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 5:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 6:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 6:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 7:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 7:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 8:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.83 ft at 8:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.83 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.84 ft at 9:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.84 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.84 ft at 9:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.85 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.85 ft at 10:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.86 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.86 ft at 10:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.86 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.87 ft at 11:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.87 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.88 ft at 11:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.88 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.89 ft at 12:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.89 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.9 ft at 12:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.89 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.9 ft at 1:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.91 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.9 ft at 1:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.95 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.91 ft at 2:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.89 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.95 ft at 2:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.92 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.9 ft at 3:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.91 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.93 ft at 3:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.95 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.91 ft at 4:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.91 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.92 ft at 4:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.95 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.91 ft at 5:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.92 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.9 ft at 5:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.9 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.9 ft at 6:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.89 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.89 ft at 6:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.92 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.88 ft at 7:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.87 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.87 ft at 7:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.86 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.86 ft at 8:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.84 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.83 ft at 8:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.82 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 9:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 9:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.75 ft at 10:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 10:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.69 ft at 11:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.67 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.67 ft at 11:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: -1.65 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.63 ft at 12:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.62 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.62 ft at 12:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.6 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.6 ft at 1:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.58 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.58 ft at 1:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.58 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.57 ft at 2:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.56 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 2:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 3:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 3:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 3:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.53 ft at 4:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 4:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.53 ft at 4:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.53 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.53 ft at 5:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 5:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 5:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 6:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 6:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 6:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.57 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.57 ft at 7:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.58 ft at 7:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.58 ft at 7:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.59 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.59 ft at 8:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.61 ft at 8:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.61 ft at 8:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.62 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.64 ft at 9:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.65 ft at 9:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.65 ft at 9:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.67 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.67 ft at 10:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.68 ft at 10:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.69 ft at 10:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 11:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 11:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 11:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 12:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 12:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 12:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 1:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 1:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.82 ft at 1:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.77 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 2:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 2:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 2:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 3:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 3:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 3:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 4:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 4:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 4:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 5:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 5:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.8 ft at 5:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.83 ft at 5:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.81 ft at 6:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 6:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.79 ft at 6:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 6:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 7:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.78 ft at 7:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 7:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.76 ft at 7:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 8:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.74 ft at 8:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 8:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 8:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 9:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 9:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.69 ft at 9:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.68 ft at 9:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.66 ft at 10:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.65 ft at 10:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.63 ft at 10:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.62 ft at 10:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.61 ft at 11:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.6 ft at 11:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.59 ft at 11:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.57 ft at 11:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: -1.56 ft at 12:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 12:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 12:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.53 ft at 12:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.53 ft at 1:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.52 ft at 1:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.51 ft at 1:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.5 ft at 1:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.49 ft at 2:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.49 ft at 2:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.49 ft at 2:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.49 ft at 2:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 3:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 3:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 3:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 3:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 4:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 4:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 4:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.48 ft at 4:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.49 ft at 5:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.49 ft at 5:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.49 ft at 5:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.5 ft at 5:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.51 ft at 6:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.51 ft at 6:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.52 ft at 6:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.52 ft at 6:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.53 ft at 7:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 7:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.54 ft at 7:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 7:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.55 ft at 8:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.57 ft at 8:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.58 ft at 8:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.58 ft at 8:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.6 ft at 9:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.6 ft at 9:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.61 ft at 9:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.62 ft at 9:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.63 ft at 10:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.64 ft at 10:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.64 ft at 10:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.65 ft at 10:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.66 ft at 11:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.66 ft at 11:15AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.68 ft at 11:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.67 ft at 11:45AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.69 ft at 12:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 12:15PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 12:30PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.7 ft at 12:45PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 1:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.71 ft at 1:15PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.72 ft at 1:30PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 1:45PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: -1.73 ft at 2:00PM Sep 02, 2014Forecast: -1.7 ft 8:00PM Sep 02, 2014Forecast: -1.7 ft 2:00AM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: -1.6 ft 8:00AM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: -1.8 ft 2:00PM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: -1.8 ft 8:00PM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: -1.8 ft 2:00AM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: -1.7 ft 8:00AM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: -1.7 ft 2:00PM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: -1.7 ft 8:00PM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: -1.7 ft 2:00AM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: -1.7 ft 8:00AM Sep 05, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWASN4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:04PM Sep 2, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:02AM Sep 2)Latest observed value: -1.73 ft at 2:00 PM EDT 2-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Delaware River at Washington Crossing are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:22
Moderate Flood Stage:19
Flood Stage:16
Action Stage:12

Historical Crests
(1) 27.77 ft on 08/20/1955
(2) 25.90 ft on 10/11/1903
(3) 23.10 ft on 04/04/2005
(4) 22.54 ft on 06/29/2006 (P)
(5) 21.30 ft on 03/19/1936
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Zoom Level:16
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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22.5 Route 532 at the Canal Bridge in Upper Makefield Township is impassable.
16.5 Flooding begins on Lower River Drive in Washington Crossing State Park. Flooding also occurs on Upper Drive near house #1 in the Titusville section of Hopewell Township.
16 River Road, between Mt. Eyre Road and Gilbert Street, in Upper Makefield Township begins to flood. First floor homes in the area take on water.
14 Intersection of River Road and Overlook in Upper Makefield Township begins to flood.
12 Low points on the Pennsylvania Route 32 begin to flood.
11.5 The intersection of river road and Jonathan Way just south of the canal in Upper Makefield Township begins to flood.
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(1) Ice at Washington Crossing Bridge
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Latitude: 40.294444° N, Longitude: 74.869444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 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 26.14 ft 42.14 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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