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Carbon River near Fairfax Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 8:30PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 8:45PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 9:00PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 9:15PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:30PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 9:45PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 10:00PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 10:15PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 10:30PM Feb 28, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 10:45PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 11:00PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 11:15PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 11:30PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 11:45PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 12:00AM Mar 01, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 12:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 12:30AM Mar 01, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 12:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 1:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 1:15AM Mar 01, 2015Highest Observation: 6.31 ft at 1:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 1:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 2:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 2:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 2:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 2:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 3:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 3:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 4:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 6:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 6:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 6:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 7:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 7:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 8:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 9:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 9:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 9:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 9:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 10:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:00AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:15AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 11:30AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:45AM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 12:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 12:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 12:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 1:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 4:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 6:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 7:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 8:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:00PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:15PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:30PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:45PM Mar 01, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 12:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 1:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 1:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 1:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 2:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 2:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 2:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 4:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 4:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 4:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 6:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 9:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 9:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 9:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 9:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 10:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 10:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 10:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 10:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:00AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 11:15AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:30AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:45AM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 12:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 12:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 12:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 1:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 2:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 2:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 4:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 4:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 4:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 4:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 5:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 5:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 5:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 5:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 6:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 6:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 7:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 8:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 8:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 9:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 9:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 9:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 9:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 10:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 10:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 10:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 10:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 11:00PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:15PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 11:30PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:45PM Mar 02, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 12:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 12:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 12:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 12:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 1:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 1:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 1:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 1:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 2:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 3:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 4:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 4:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 4:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 4:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 6:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 6:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 6:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 6:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 7:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 7:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 7:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 7:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 8:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.17 ft at 8:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 8:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 8:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.16 ft at 9:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 9:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 9:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 9:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 10:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 10:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 10:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 10:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.14 ft at 11:00AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.14 ft at 11:15AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 11:30AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.14 ft at 11:45AM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.14 ft at 12:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.13 ft at 12:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.14 ft at 12:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.14 ft at 12:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.13 ft at 1:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.13 ft at 1:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.13 ft at 1:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.13 ft at 1:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.13 ft at 2:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 2:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 2:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 2:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 3:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 3:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.11 ft at 3:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 3:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 4:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 4:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 4:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.11 ft at 4:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.11 ft at 5:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.11 ft at 5:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 5:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.11 ft at 5:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 6:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 6:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 6:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 6:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:00PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:15PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:30PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:45PM Mar 03, 2015Observed: 6.13 ft at 8:00PM Mar 03, 2015Highest Forecast: 6.17 ft 10:00PM Mar 03, 2015Highest Forecast: 6.17 ft 4:00AM Mar 04, 2015Forecast: 6.16 ft 10:00AM Mar 04, 2015Forecast: 6.16 ft 4:00PM Mar 04, 2015Forecast: 6.16 ft 10:00PM Mar 04, 2015Forecast: 6.16 ft 4:00AM Mar 05, 2015Forecast: 6.15 ft 10:00AM Mar 05, 2015Forecast: 6.16 ft 4:00PM Mar 05, 2015Forecast: 6.16 ft 10:00PM Mar 05, 2015Forecast: 6.16 ft 4:00AM Mar 06, 2015Forecast: 6.15 ft 10:00AM Mar 06, 2015Forecast: 6.14 ft 4:00PM Mar 06, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFFXW1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:17PM Mar 3, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:04AM Mar 3)Latest observed value: 6.13 ft at 8:00 PM PST 3-Mar-2015. Flood Stage is 13.5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Carbon River near Fairfax are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 15
Moderate Flood Stage: 14.5
Flood Stage: 13.5
Action Stage: 0
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 16.93 ft on 11/06/2006
(2) 15.85 ft on 02/08/1996
(3) 15.82 ft on 11/12/2008
(4) 15.75 ft on 01/07/2009
(5) 15.00 ft on 11/28/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.50 ft on 11/25/2014
(2) 13.57 ft on 01/16/2011
(3) 15.75 ft on 01/07/2009
(4) 15.82 ft on 11/12/2008
(5) 16.93 ft on 11/06/2006
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -15.00 ft on 11/24/1993
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15 the Carbon River will cause major flooding. Swift and deep flood waters will inundate roads...including Carbon River Rd...Pioneer Way...and SR 162...and residential areas near Crocker and Orting. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the Carbon River Basin.
13.5 the Carbon River will flood the residential areas near Crocker and sections of the Carbon River Rd
12 the Carbon River will locally spill out of its banks into nearby fields and over the Carbon River Rd...including inside Rainier National Park
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Latitude: 47.028056° N, Longitude: 122.031389° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 13.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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Elevation
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 1202.6 ft 1216.1 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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