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Skagit River near Mt Vernon Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 16.15 ft at 2:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.14 ft at 2:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.09 ft at 2:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.1 ft at 2:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.07 ft at 3:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.05 ft at 3:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.08 ft at 3:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.12 ft at 3:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.12 ft at 4:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.16 ft at 4:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.17 ft at 4:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.22 ft at 4:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.27 ft at 5:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.3 ft at 5:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.38 ft at 5:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.41 ft at 5:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.44 ft at 6:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.49 ft at 6:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.49 ft at 6:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.58 ft at 6:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.64 ft at 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.64 ft at 7:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.72 ft at 7:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.69 ft at 7:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.75 ft at 8:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.74 ft at 8:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.77 ft at 8:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.77 ft at 8:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.83 ft at 9:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.84 ft at 9:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.86 ft at 9:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.86 ft at 9:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.81 ft at 10:00PM Jul 26, 2014Highest Observation: 16.91 ft at 10:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.86 ft at 10:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.87 ft at 10:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.87 ft at 11:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.85 ft at 11:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.88 ft at 11:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.85 ft at 11:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 16.89 ft at 12:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.86 ft at 12:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.85 ft at 12:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.87 ft at 12:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.86 ft at 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.86 ft at 1:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.88 ft at 1:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.84 ft at 1:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.86 ft at 2:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.84 ft at 2:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.85 ft at 2:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.87 ft at 2:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.83 ft at 3:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.82 ft at 3:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.84 ft at 3:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.78 ft at 3:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.82 ft at 4:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.81 ft at 4:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.8 ft at 4:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.81 ft at 4:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.76 ft at 5:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.72 ft at 5:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.7 ft at 5:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.7 ft at 5:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.65 ft at 6:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.59 ft at 6:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.55 ft at 6:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.52 ft at 6:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.49 ft at 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.42 ft at 7:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.37 ft at 7:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.28 ft at 7:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.23 ft at 8:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.15 ft at 8:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.14 ft at 8:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.04 ft at 8:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16 ft at 9:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.95 ft at 9:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.91 ft at 9:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.9 ft at 9:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.85 ft at 10:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.83 ft at 10:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.77 ft at 10:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.78 ft at 10:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 11:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 11:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.7 ft at 11:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 11:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 12:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 12:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 12:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 12:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 1:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 1:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 1:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 1:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 2:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 2:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 2:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 2:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 3:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 3:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 3:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 4:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 4:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 4:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 4:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 5:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.69 ft at 5:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.75 ft at 5:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.81 ft at 5:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.89 ft at 6:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.9 ft at 6:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.97 ft at 6:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.03 ft at 6:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.07 ft at 7:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.08 ft at 7:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.13 ft at 7:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.18 ft at 7:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.19 ft at 8:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.19 ft at 8:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.2 ft at 8:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.23 ft at 8:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.24 ft at 9:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.25 ft at 9:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.24 ft at 9:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.24 ft at 9:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.28 ft at 10:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.24 ft at 10:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.25 ft at 10:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.28 ft at 10:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.23 ft at 11:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.29 ft at 11:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.28 ft at 11:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.26 ft at 11:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 16.24 ft at 12:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.23 ft at 12:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.24 ft at 12:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.21 ft at 12:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.25 ft at 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.27 ft at 1:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.25 ft at 1:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.17 ft at 1:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.26 ft at 2:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.25 ft at 2:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.16 ft at 2:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.23 ft at 2:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.17 ft at 3:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.22 ft at 3:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.2 ft at 3:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.21 ft at 3:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.18 ft at 4:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.16 ft at 4:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.19 ft at 4:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.19 ft at 4:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.19 ft at 5:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.18 ft at 5:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.17 ft at 5:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.17 ft at 5:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.18 ft at 6:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.15 ft at 6:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.14 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.1 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.1 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.06 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.08 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.01 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 16.02 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.98 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.92 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.91 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.85 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.81 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.79 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.76 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.48 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.48 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.43 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.43 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.41 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.37 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.36 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.42 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.38 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.38 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.39 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.41 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.42 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.48 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.46 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.47 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.44 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.44 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.44 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.42 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.43 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.45 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.45 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.44 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.44 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.42 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.42 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.44 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.45 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.69 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 4:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.75 ft at 4:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 5:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.7 ft at 5:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 6:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.47 ft at 7:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.4 ft at 7:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.36 ft at 7:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.31 ft at 8:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.24 ft at 8:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 8:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 8:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 9:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 9:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.93 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 9:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 10:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.78 ft at 10:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 10:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 10:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 11:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 11:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.46 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.51 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.47 ft at 12:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.45 ft at 12:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.43 ft at 12:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.43 ft at 12:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.39 ft at 1:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.42 ft at 1:15PM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 14.51 ft 5:00PM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 14.67 ft 11:00PM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 15.52 ft 5:00AM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 15.54 ft 11:00AM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 15.52 ft 5:00PM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 16.39 ft 11:00PM Jul 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 16.7 ft 5:00AM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 16.32 ft 11:00AM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 15.75 ft 5:00PM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 16.3 ft 11:00PM Jul 31, 2014Forecast: 16.5 ft 5:00AM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 15.98 ft 11:00AM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 15.28 ft 5:00PM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 16.05 ft 11:00PM Aug 01, 2014Forecast: 16.35 ft 5:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 15.85 ft 11:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 15.14 ft 5:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 15.94 ft 11:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 16.25 ft 5:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 15.75 ft 11:00AM Aug 03, 2014MVEW1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:47PM Jul 29, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:17AM Jul 29)Latest observed value: 14.42 ft at 1:15 PM PDT 29-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 28 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:32
Moderate Flood Stage:30
Flood Stage:28
Action Stage:0

Historical Crests
(1) 37.37 ft on 11/25/1990
(2) 37.34 ft on 11/30/1995
(3) 37.00 ft on 11/11/1906
(4) 36.85 ft on 02/11/1951
(5) 36.61 ft on 11/11/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 7.37 ft on 10/26/1942
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36 the Skagit River will cause severe near record flooding from Sedro Woolley downstream through Mount Vernon to the mouth. Deep and swift flood waters will inundate and possibly damage many roads...farmlands and residential areas. Levees may be damaged. Major sandbagging will be needed to protect Mount Vernon. Flood areas will also include headwaters...tributaries...and other streams in the Skagit basin. This level for this location corresponds to a Phase 3 flood in the Skagit County flood system.
32 the Skagit River will cause major flooding from Sedro Woolley downstream through Mount Vernon to the mouth. Deep and swift flood waters will inundate many roads...farmlands and residential areas. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the Skagit River Basin. This level for this location on the Skagit corresponds to a Phase 2 flood in the Skagit County flood system.
30 the Skagit River will flood from Sedro Woolley downstream through Mount Vernon to the mouth. Flood waters will inundate some low-lying roads...farmlands and residential areas. This level for this location on the Skagit corresponds to a phase 1 flood in the Skagit County flood system.
28 the Skagit River will cause minor flooding from Sedro Woolley downstream through Mount Vernon to the mouth...with shallow flooding in low pasture lands and over a few low-lying roads near the river. This level for this location on the Skagit corresponds to a Phase 1 flood in the Skagit County flood system.
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Latitude: 48.445000° N, Longitude: 122.334167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0 ft 28 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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