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Suwannee River at Luraville (SR 51) Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 33.33 ft at 3:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.33 ft at 4:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.35 ft at 5:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.37 ft at 6:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.38 ft at 7:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.39 ft at 8:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.41 ft at 9:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.41 ft at 10:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.42 ft at 11:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 33.45 ft at 12:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.45 ft at 1:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.47 ft at 2:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.49 ft at 3:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.48 ft at 4:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.51 ft at 5:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.52 ft at 6:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.54 ft at 7:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.54 ft at 8:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.56 ft at 9:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.57 ft at 10:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.58 ft at 11:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.59 ft at 12:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.61 ft at 1:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.6 ft at 2:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.63 ft at 3:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.64 ft at 4:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.64 ft at 5:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.65 ft at 6:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.67 ft at 7:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.66 ft at 8:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.7 ft at 9:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.7 ft at 10:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.71 ft at 11:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 33.73 ft at 12:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.74 ft at 1:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.75 ft at 2:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.77 ft at 3:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.77 ft at 4:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.79 ft at 5:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.81 ft at 6:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.81 ft at 7:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.83 ft at 8:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.88 ft at 9:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.9 ft at 10:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.93 ft at 11:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.96 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.98 ft at 1:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 33.98 ft at 2:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.02 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.03 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.04 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.06 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.08 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.09 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.11 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.11 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 34.12 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.14 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.15 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.18 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.18 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.22 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.24 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.26 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.28 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.29 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.31 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.33 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.36 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.38 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.41 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.45 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.46 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.49 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.5 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.53 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.54 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.57 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.57 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.61 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 34.63 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.67 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.7 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.7 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.73 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.76 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.78 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.8 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.83 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.86 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.87 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.89 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.93 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.95 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.98 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 34.99 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.02 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.06 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.07 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.09 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.12 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.14 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.16 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.18 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 35.2 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.23 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.26 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.28 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.29 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.31 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.35 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.36 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.4 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.41 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.45 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.48 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 35.56 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 35.63 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 35.7 ft 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 35.9 ft 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 36.1 ft 8:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 36.3 ft 2:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 36.4 ft 8:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 36.6 ft 2:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 36.8 ft 8:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 37 ft 2:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 37.2 ft 8:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 37.4 ft 2:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 37.6 ft 8:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 37.8 ft 2:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 38 ft 8:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 38.2 ft 2:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 38.4 ft 8:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 38.5 ft 2:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 38.7 ft 8:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 38.9 ft 2:00AM Apr 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 39 ft 8:00AM Apr 23, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLURF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:04PM Apr 18, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:35AM Apr 18)Latest observed value: 35.63 ft at 1:00 PM EDT 18-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 37 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Suwannee River at Luraville (SR 51) are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - at Dowling Park (CR 250) Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Branford (US 27)
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:44
Moderate Flood Stage:41
Flood Stage:37
Action Stage:35

Historical Crests
(1) 53.50 ft on 04/08/1948
(2) 49.44 ft on 04/17/1973
(3) 47.09 ft on 03/20/1998
(4) 46.82 ft on 04/14/2009
(5) 43.88 ft on 04/14/2005
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44 Major flooding along all roads within 1 mile of the Suwannee River. Flood waters will affect homes along County Road 292 and Appaloosa Road as well as homes in the southeastern part of Lafayette County.
41 Water crosses some country roads. Flood waters will begin to enter the New Hope Baptist Church, just east of the Hal W Adams Bridge.
37 Agricultural and timber lands flooded. Water begins to encroach upon several country roads on the west side of the Hal W Adams Bridge.
35 River begins coming out of channel banks inundating low lying bottomlands. The Blue Springs State Park begins to flood.
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(1) Suwannee River at Luraville - KML
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Latitude: 30.099722° N, Longitude: 83.171667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 37 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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 0 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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