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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Pine Creek at Cedar Run are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 15
Moderate Flood Stage: 13
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 16.00 ft on 06/23/1972
(2) 14.39 ft on 05/28/1946
(3) 13.41 ft on 09/26/1975
(4) 11.94 ft on 09/18/2004
(5) 11.77 ft on 11/25/1950
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.94 ft on 09/18/2004
(2) 11.28 ft on 08/18/1994
(3) 11.77 ft on 02/14/1984
(4) 13.41 ft on 09/26/1975
(5) 16.00 ft on 06/23/1972
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.80 ft on 11/28/1930
(2) 1.32 ft on 08/21/1987
(3) 1.32 ft on 08/23/1988
(4) 1.35 ft on 09/01/1989
(5) 1.40 ft on 09/26/1964
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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19.5 FEMA 0.2% Annual Chance Flood Level (500-year flood).
17 Flood waters begin to reach the Slate Run Road Bridge.
16 Flood of record from Hurricane Agnes in 1972. Numerous homes in the Pine Creek valley are inundated by high water. Flood waters begin to reach the Beulah Land Road Bridge in Cedar Run.
15 FEMA 1% Annual Chance Flood Level (100-year flood). Many homes and cabins located along Pine Creek are affected by high water. Flood waters begin to reach the Route 414 Bridge on the north side of Slate Run.
14 FEMA 2% Annual Chance Flood Level (50-year flood).
13 High water affects numerous homes and cabins from Cedar Run downstream.
12 A few residences along the left bank of Pine Creek in the vicinity of cedar run are inundated. A number of homes and cabins in the vicinity of Jersey Mills are also affected.
11 FEMA 10% Annual Chance Flood Level (10-year flood). Some low lying areas adjacent to Pine Creek are inundated by high water.
9 High water is expected on Pine Creek. River interests are encouraged to monitor conditions in their vicinity. Some low lying areas near the creek are affected by high water.
7 High water is occurring on Pine Creek. River interests are encouraged to monitor conditions. Some low lying areas adjacent to the creek may be affected by high water.
Photos
(1) looking upstream
(2) view of the gagehouse
(3) looking downstream

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Potential River Levels - Used to
Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
3 Day (SREF) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
SREF Ensemble NAEFS Ensemble  GEFS Ensemble 

Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 48 hours.

See the Product Description Document link for more details on the interpretation of the 3,7 day graphics. 

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