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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Northwest River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Elk creek near Drain are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 23.70 ft on 02/10/1961
(2) 21.32 ft on 01/19/1964
(3) 20.26 ft on 11/23/1961
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.38 ft on 11/20/2012
(2) 15.48 ft on 03/22/2012
(3) 15.55 ft on 01/19/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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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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18 Widespread flooding of low lands and structures at this stage.
16.5 Homes in the city of drain begin to flood.
16 At this stage low land flooding begins.

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For historical data for this site (1955-1979), visit http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/inventory/?site_no=14322000
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