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Nooksack River at North Cedarvillle Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 139.92 ft at 7:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.92 ft at 7:45PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.93 ft at 8:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.95 ft at 8:15PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.93 ft at 8:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.96 ft at 8:45PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.95 ft at 9:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 9:15PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 9:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 9:45PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.01 ft at 10:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.01 ft at 10:15PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 10:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 10:45PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 11:00PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 11:15PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 11:30PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 11:45PM Aug 26, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 12:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 12:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 12:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 12:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 1:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 1:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 1:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 1:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 2:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 2:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 2:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 2:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 3:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.11 ft at 3:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 3:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.11 ft at 3:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 4:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 4:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 4:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 4:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 5:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 5:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 5:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 5:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 6:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 6:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 6:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 6:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 7:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 7:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 7:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 7:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 8:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 8:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 8:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 8:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 9:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 9:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 9:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 9:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 10:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 11:00AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 11:15AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 11:30AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 11:45AM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 12:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 12:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 12:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 12:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 1:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 1:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 1:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 1:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 2:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 2:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 2:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 2:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 3:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 3:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 3:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 3:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 4:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 4:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 4:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 4:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 5:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 5:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 5:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 5:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 6:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 6:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 6:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 6:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 7:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 7:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 7:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 7:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 8:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 8:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 8:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 8:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 9:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 9:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 9:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 9:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.11 ft at 10:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.11 ft at 10:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 10:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 10:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 11:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.13 ft at 11:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.14 ft at 11:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 140.11 ft at 12:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 12:15AM Aug 28, 2014Highest Observation: 140.16 ft at 12:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.15 ft at 12:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.14 ft at 1:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 1:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.15 ft at 1:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.15 ft at 1:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.15 ft at 2:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.15 ft at 2:15AM Aug 28, 2014Highest Observation: 140.16 ft at 2:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.15 ft at 2:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.14 ft at 3:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 3:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 3:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.14 ft at 3:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.14 ft at 4:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.14 ft at 4:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.13 ft at 4:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 4:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.11 ft at 5:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 5:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 5:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 5:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 6:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 6:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.13 ft at 6:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 6:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 7:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 7:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 7:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.12 ft at 7:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 8:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 8:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 8:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 8:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 9:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 9:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.1 ft at 9:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 9:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 10:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 10:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 10:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.09 ft at 10:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 11:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 11:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 11:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 11:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 12:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 12:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 12:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 12:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 1:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 1:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 1:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 1:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 2:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 2:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 2:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 2:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 3:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 3:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 3:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 3:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 4:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 4:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 4:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 4:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 5:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 5:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 5:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 5:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 139.99 ft at 6:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 6:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 6:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 6:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 7:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 7:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 7:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 8:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 8:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 8:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 8:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 9:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 9:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 9:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 9:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 10:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 10:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 10:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 10:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 11:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 11:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 11:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 11:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 12:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 12:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 12:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 12:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 1:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 1:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 1:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 2:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 2:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 2:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 2:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.08 ft at 3:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 3:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 3:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 3:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.06 ft at 4:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.07 ft at 4:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 4:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.04 ft at 4:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 5:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.05 ft at 5:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 5:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 5:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 6:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 6:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.01 ft at 6:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 6:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 7:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 7:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 7:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.99 ft at 7:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.01 ft at 8:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.01 ft at 8:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 8:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.03 ft at 8:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 9:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.02 ft at 9:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 9:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 9:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 10:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140.01 ft at 10:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 10:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 10:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.99 ft at 11:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.99 ft at 11:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.99 ft at 11:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 140 ft at 11:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.96 ft at 12:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 12:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 12:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.96 ft at 12:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 1:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 1:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 1:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 1:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 2:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 2:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 2:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 2:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 3:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 3:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 3:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.96 ft at 3:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 4:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 4:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 4:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 4:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 5:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 5:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.98 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 5:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.99 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 139.97 ft at 6:15PM Aug 29, 2014Forecast: 140.03 ft 11:00PM Aug 29, 2014Forecast: 140.02 ft 5:00AM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 140 ft 11:00AM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 140.04 ft 5:00PM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 140.11 ft 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Forecast: 140.16 ft 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Forecast: 140.16 ft 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Forecast: 140.14 ft 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Forecast: 140.19 ft 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Forecast: 140.31 ft 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Forecast: 140.45 ft 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 140.54 ft 5:00PM Sep 01, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesNRKW1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:18PM Aug 29, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:21AM Aug 29)Latest observed value: 139.97 ft at 6:15 PM PDT 29-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 146.5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Nooksack River at North Cedarvillle are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:150
Moderate Flood Stage:148
Flood Stage:146.5
Action Stage:0

Historical Crests
(1) 149.61 ft on 11/06/2006
(2) 149.61 ft on 10/17/2003
(3) 149.18 ft on 11/25/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 138.22 ft on 01/06/2004
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150 the Nooksack River will cause major near record flooding downstream through Lynden. Deep and swift flood waters will inundate farm lands...roads...and residential areas. The flood may overtop levees. In addition...flood waters could overflow and flood the Sumas drainage. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the Nooksack River Basin.
148 the Nooksack River will cause widespread flooding downstream through Lynden...with swift waters covering some farm lands and roads. Erosion may affect some river banks.
147.3 the Nooksack River cause widespread flooding of low farm lands along the river downstream through Lynden...with swift water moving over several roads.
146.5 the Nooksack River will cause shallow flooding of low pasture lands along the river downstream through Lynden.
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Latitude: 48.841944° N, Longitude: 122.293056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 146.5 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 146.5 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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