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Skykomish River near Gold Bar Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.85 ft at 10:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.84 ft at 11:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.84 ft at 11:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 12:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 12:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 1:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 2:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 2:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 3:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 3:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 4:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 4:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 5:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 5:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.93 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.93 ft at 6:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 6:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.97 ft at 7:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 8:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 8:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 9:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.02 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.02 ft at 9:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.05 ft at 10:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.04 ft at 10:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.08 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.07 ft at 11:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.08 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.09 ft at 11:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.11 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.11 ft at 12:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.12 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.12 ft at 12:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.14 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.15 ft at 1:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.16 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.17 ft at 1:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.21 ft at 2:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 2:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.28 ft at 3:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.31 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.31 ft at 3:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.35 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 4:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 4:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 5:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.48 ft at 5:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.5 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.52 ft at 6:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.54 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.55 ft at 6:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.58 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 7:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.62 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 7:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.65 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 8:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 8:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 9:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.79 ft at 9:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 10:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 10:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 11:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 11:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.93 ft at 12:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 12:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 1:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 1:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 2:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 2:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.05 ft at 3:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.04 ft at 4:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.04 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 4:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 5:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.09 ft at 5:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.09 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.11 ft at 6:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.11 ft at 6:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.14 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.14 ft at 7:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.14 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.15 ft at 7:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.19 ft at 8:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.21 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.22 ft at 8:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.21 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.25 ft at 9:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.27 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 9:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 10:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.38 ft at 10:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 11:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 8.52 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 12:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.54 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.57 ft at 12:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.59 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.59 ft at 1:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 1:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.67 ft at 2:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.69 ft at 2:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.72 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.73 ft at 3:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 3:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.75 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 4:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.79 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 4:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 5:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.81 ft at 5:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 5:45AM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 8.83 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.81 ft at 6:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 6:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 6:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.81 ft at 7:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.79 ft at 7:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 7:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.79 ft at 8:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 8:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.76 ft at 8:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.76 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 9:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 9:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.73 ft at 9:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.71 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.7 ft at 10:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 10:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.67 ft at 10:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.65 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 11:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.62 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.62 ft at 11:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.57 ft at 12:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.55 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.54 ft at 1:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.52 ft at 1:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.5 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 2:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 2:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 3:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 3:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 3:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.42 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 4:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 4:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 4:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 5:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 5:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 5:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 6:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 6:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 7:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 7:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 7:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.27 ft at 8:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.26 ft at 8:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 8:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 9:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.23 ft at 9:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.22 ft at 9:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.21 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.2 ft at 10:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.19 ft at 10:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.19 ft at 10:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.2 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 11:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 11:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.15 ft at 11:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.14 ft at 12:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.13 ft at 12:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.11 ft at 12:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.1 ft at 1:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.09 ft at 1:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 1:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 2:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.06 ft at 2:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.04 ft at 2:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 3:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 8 ft at 4:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 4:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 4:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 5:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.97 ft at 5:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 5:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 5:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 6:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.94 ft at 6:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.94 ft at 6:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 6:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.93 ft at 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.9 ft at 7:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.9 ft at 7:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.9 ft at 7:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 8:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 8:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 8:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 8:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 9:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 9:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 9:30AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 7.79 ft 11:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 7.69 ft 5:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 7.72 ft 11:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 7.82 ft 5:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 7.81 ft 11:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 7.75 ft 5:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 7.66 ft 11:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 7.59 ft 5:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 7.53 ft 11:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 7.49 ft 5:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 7.53 ft 11:00PM Apr 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 7.94 ft 5:00AM Apr 22, 2014GLBW1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:32AM Apr 19, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:56AM Apr 19)Latest observed value: 7.84 ft at 9:30 AM PDT 19-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:19
Moderate Flood Stage:17
Flood Stage:15
Action Stage:0

Historical Crests
(1) 24.51 ft on 11/06/2006
(2) 22.49 ft on 11/24/1990
(3) 21.34 ft on 12/26/1980
(4) 21.28 ft on 12/21/1933
(5) 21.01 ft on 11/10/1990
(6) 20.73 ft on 10/20/2003
(7) 20.70 ft on 02/26/1932
(8) 20.24 ft on 11/29/1995
(9) 20.20 ft on 11/23/1959
(10) 20.18 ft on 12/15/1959
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Low Water Records
(1) 2.73 ft on 12/01/1936
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22 the Skykomish River will cause severe...near record flooding from Index downstream to Monroe. The river will flood many homes...cover much of the farmland...close most roads and overtop most dikes. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the Skykomish River Basin. A stage of 22 feet on the Skykomish River corresponds to a Phase 4 in the Snohomish County flood program.
21 the Skykomish River will cause major flooding from near Index downstream through Sultan to the Snoqualmie River confluence. Deep and swift flood waters will inundate roads...residential areas...and farm land. Extensive bank erosion is likely. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the Skykomish River Basin. A stage of 21 feet on the Skykomish River corresponds to a Phase 4 in the Snohomish County flood program.
19 the Skykomish River will cause major flooding from near Index downstream through Sultan to the Snoqualmie. Flood waters will inundate portions of downtown Sultan...most roads and the Tualco Valley area near Monroe. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the Skykomish River Basin. A stage of 19 feet on the Skykomish River corresponds to a Phase 4 in the Snohomish County flood program.
17 the Skykomish River will cause flooding from near Index downstream through Sultan to the Snoqualmie. Flood waters will cover numerous roads...including Ben Howard Rd...Index-Galena Rd and Tualco Loop Rd. Flooding in the town of Sultan will begin. A stage of 17 feet on the Skykomish River corresponds to a Phase 3 in the Snohomish County flood program.
16 the Skykomish River will cause minor flooding of low pasture lands and some roads along the river...including Ben Howard road...Index-Galena Rd and Tualco Loop Rd. A stage of 16 feet on the Skykomish River corresponds to a Phase 3 in the Snohomish County flood program.
15 the Skykomish River will cause minor flooding of low pasture lands and low lying roads...including Index-Galena Rd and Tualco Loop Rd. A stage of 15 feet on the Skykomish River corresponds to a Phase 2 in the Snohomish County flood program.
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Latitude: 47.837500° N, Longitude: 121.665556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 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 29 209.26 ft 224.26 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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