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Skykomish River near Gold Bar Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.23 ft at 9:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 9:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 10:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 10:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 10:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 10:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 11:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 11:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 11:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 12:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 12:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 12:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 12:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 1:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 1:45PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 2:00PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 2:15PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 2:30PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 2:45PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 3:00PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 3:15PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 3:30PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 3:45PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 4.39 ft at 4:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 5:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 5:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 5:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 5:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 6:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 7:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 8:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 9:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 1:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 1:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 1:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 1:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 3:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 3:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 4:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 4:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 4:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 4:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 8:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 9:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 9:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 9:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 9:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 10:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 10:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 10:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 10:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 11:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 12:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 9:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 10:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 10:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 11:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 3:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 5:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 5:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 6:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 6:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 7:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 7:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 7:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 7:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 9:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 2:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 2:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 3:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 3:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 3:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 5:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 5:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 7:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 7:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 7:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 7:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 1:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 1:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 1:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 3:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 3:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 3:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 4:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 4:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 4:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 5:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 6:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 6:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 6:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 8:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 8:30AM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 4.18 ft 11:00AM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 4.2 ft 5:00PM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 4.26 ft 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 4.26 ft 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Forecast: 4.21 ft 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Forecast: 4.22 ft 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Forecast: 4.43 ft 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.47 ft 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 4.35 ft 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 4.24 ft 5:00PM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 4.17 ft 11:00PM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 4.14 ft 5:00AM Sep 02, 2014GLBW1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:17AM Aug 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:25AM Aug 29)Latest observed value: 4.14 ft at 8:30 AM PDT 30-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Skykomish River near Gold Bar are issued routinely year-round.
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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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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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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