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Carbon River near Fairfax Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 7.24 ft at 1:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 1:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 1:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 2:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 2:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 2:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 2:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 3:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 3:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 3:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 3:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 4:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 4:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 4:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 4:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 5:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 5:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 5:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 5:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 6:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 6:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 6:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 6:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 7:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 7:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 7:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 7:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 8:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 8:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 8:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 8:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 9:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 9:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 9:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 9:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 10:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 10:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 10:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 10:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 11:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 11:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 11:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 11:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 12:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 12:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 12:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 1:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 1:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 1:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 1:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 2:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 2:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 2:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 2:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 3:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 4:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 5:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 5:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 5:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 7:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 8:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 8:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 8:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 9:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 9:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 9:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 10:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 10:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 10:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 11:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 11:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 11:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 12:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 12:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 12:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 1:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 1:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 1:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 2:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 2:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 2:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 3:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 4:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 4:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 4:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 5:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 5:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 5:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 6:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 6:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 6:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 7:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 7:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 8:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 8:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 8:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 9:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 9:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 9:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 10:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 10:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 11:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 11:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 12:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 12:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 1:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 1:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 2:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 2:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 3:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 3:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 4:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 4:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.28 ft at 5:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.28 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.28 ft at 5:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.29 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.29 ft at 6:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.3 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.29 ft at 6:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.31 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.31 ft at 7:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.31 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.31 ft at 7:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.32 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.32 ft at 8:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 8:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 9:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.34 ft at 9:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.34 ft at 10:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.35 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 10:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 11:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 11:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 12:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.38 ft at 12:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 1:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 1:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 2:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 2:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.49 ft at 3:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 3:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 4:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.53 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.53 ft at 4:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.56 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.54 ft at 5:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 5:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.58 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 6:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 6:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.65 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 7:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 7:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 8:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.73 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 8:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 9:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 9:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 10:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 10:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 11:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 11:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 12:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 12:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 1:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 1:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 2:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 2:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 3:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 3:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 4:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.94 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 4:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 5:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 5:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.97 ft at 6:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 6:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 7:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 7:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 8:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 8:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 9:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 9:45PM Apr 17, 2014Highest Observation: 8.05 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Highest Observation: 8.05 ft at 10:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 10:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 11:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 11:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Highest Forecast: 8.61 ft 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 8.58 ft 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 8.52 ft 5:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 8.44 ft 11:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 8.33 ft 5:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 8.23 ft 11:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 8.16 ft 5:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 8.17 ft 11:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 8.21 ft 5:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 8.21 ft 11:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 8.19 ft 5:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 8.15 ft 11:00PM Apr 20, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFFXW1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:02AM Apr 18, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 4:59PM Apr 17)Latest observed value: 8.02 ft at 12:00 AM PDT 18-Apr-2014. 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

Historical 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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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
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 13.5 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 1202.6 ft 1216.1 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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