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Suwannee River at Ellaville (US 90) Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 31.31 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.3 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.3 ft at 8:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.3 ft at 9:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.29 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.28 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.28 ft at 12:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.28 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.27 ft at 2:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.27 ft at 3:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.27 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.26 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.26 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.25 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.25 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.25 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.24 ft at 10:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.24 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 31.23 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.23 ft at 1:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.22 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.22 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.22 ft at 4:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.21 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.21 ft at 6:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.21 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.2 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.2 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.19 ft at 10:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.19 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.18 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.18 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.17 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.17 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.17 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.16 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.16 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.16 ft at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.16 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.15 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.15 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.14 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 31.14 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.13 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.13 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.13 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.12 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.12 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.11 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.11 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.11 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.1 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.09 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.09 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.08 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.08 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.07 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.07 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.07 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.06 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.06 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.05 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.05 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.05 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.04 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.04 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 31.04 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31.03 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31.03 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31.02 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31.02 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31.01 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31.01 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31.01 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 31 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.99 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.99 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.98 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.98 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.97 ft at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.97 ft at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.97 ft at 4:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.96 ft at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.96 ft at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.96 ft at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.95 ft at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.95 ft at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.94 ft at 10:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.94 ft at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 30.93 ft at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.93 ft at 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.92 ft at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.92 ft at 3:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.92 ft at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.91 ft at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.91 ft at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.91 ft at 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.9 ft at 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.9 ft at 9:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.9 ft at 10:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.9 ft at 11:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.89 ft at 12:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.89 ft at 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.89 ft at 2:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.89 ft at 3:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.89 ft at 4:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.88 ft at 5:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.88 ft at 6:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.88 ft at 7:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.88 ft at 8:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.88 ft at 9:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.87 ft at 10:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.87 ft at 11:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 30.87 ft at 12:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 30.86 ft at 1:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 30.86 ft at 2:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 30.86 ft at 3:00AM Oct 26, 2014Observed: 30.85 ft at 4:00AM Oct 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesELLF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:19AM Oct 26, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 30.85 ft at 4:00 AM EDT 26-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 54 ft
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on unobstructed flow

NOTE: Forecasts for the Suwannee River at Ellaville (US 90) are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:66
Moderate Flood Stage:61
Flood Stage:54
Action Stage:50

Historical Crests
(1) 68.10 ft on 04/07/1948
(2) 64.97 ft on 04/13/1973
(3) 64.32 ft on 08/20/1928
(4) 63.83 ft on 04/10/2009
(5) 60.84 ft on 03/12/1991
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 28.70 ft on 11/08/1990

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66.59 This is the 100 year flood level. This means that on average you would expect a flood of this magnitude every 100 years.
66 Water will reach the roadbed of the state road 51 bridge at luraville.
64.7 Water will reach the roadbed of the highway 90 bridge.
64 Interstate 10 over the suwannee river west of live oak will be subject to closure, as will state road 250 and state road 136 a near dowling park.
62.6 Highway 90 will be closed.
58 Flooding will cause suwannee river state park to be closed.
54 Minor flooding begins.
51 Suwannee river campsites begin to flood in hamilton county.
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(1) Suwannee River at Ellaville - KML
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Latitude: 30.384444° N, Longitude: 83.171944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 54 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 0 ft 54 ft Official Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 27.22 ft 26.78 ft Unofficial USGS Datum

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