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Christina River at Coochs Bridge Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:45AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:00AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:15AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:30AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:45AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:00AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:15AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:30AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:45AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:00AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:15AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 11:30AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 11:45AM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 1:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 1:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:31PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:31PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:00PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:15PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:30PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:45PM Oct 14, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:31AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:00AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:15AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:30AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:45AM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:32PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:46PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:00PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:15PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:30PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:45PM Oct 15, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:46AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 10:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 10:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:00AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 11:15AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:30AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:45AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 2:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.45 ft at 2:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 3:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.49 ft at 3:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.66 ft at 3:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 4:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.83 ft at 4:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.04 ft at 5:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.36 ft at 5:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.41 ft at 6:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:15PM Oct 16, 2019Highest Observation: 6.48 ft at 6:30PM Oct 16, 2019Highest Observation: 6.48 ft at 6:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.45 ft at 7:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.4 ft at 7:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.31 ft at 7:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.21 ft at 7:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6.1 ft at 8:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 6 ft at 8:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.88 ft at 8:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 8:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 9:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 9:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.54 ft at 9:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 9:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.41 ft at 10:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.35 ft at 10:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.29 ft at 10:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:47PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.17 ft at 11:15PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.14 ft at 11:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 11:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 5.06 ft at 12:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 5.03 ft at 12:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 5.01 ft at 12:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 1:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 1:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.96 ft at 1:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 1:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 2:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 2:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 2:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 3:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 4:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 6:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 7:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 7:15AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:30AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 7:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:00AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:15AM Oct 17, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCHBD1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:32AM Oct 17, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.7 ft at 8:15 AM EDT 17-Oct-2019. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Christina River at Coochs Bridge 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: 13
Moderate Flood Stage: 12
Flood Stage: 11
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.89 ft on 08/28/2011
(2) 13.73 ft on 09/16/1999
(3) 13.43 ft on 09/28/2004
(4) 13.12 ft on 07/05/1989
(5) 13.06 ft on 10/01/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.41 ft on 11/25/2018
(2) 12.11 ft on 08/13/2018
(3) 10.91 ft on 05/16/2014
(4) 12.67 ft on 05/01/2014
(5) 10.65 ft on 02/05/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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13 Flooding increases. Evacuations also increase in the towns of Newark and Christiana. Roads become impassable.
12.5 Evacuations are possible in Duross Heights. Airport Road at the New Castle Airport floods is closed. Businesses are flooded. Flooding increases in Newark. Flooding also increases on Barksdale Road and can extend onto Casho Mill Road. Businesses on South College Avenue take on water.
12 Significant flooding occurs on Meadow Road in Christiana. Roads are closed. Homes are flooded. Salem Church Road and Reybold Road floods in Christiana also flood and are subject to closures. Residential backyards can flood in this area. Flooding also occurs in Newark on West Chestnut Hill Road and South College Avenue.
11.5 Portions of Duross Heights near New Castle Airport begin to flood including Don Avenue. Airport Road at the New Castle Airport begins to flood as the Christina River backs up the Nonesuch Creek. Walther Road in the Bear area also floods. Flooding also occurs around Smalley's Pond Dam in Christiana.
11 Flooding begins in the town of Christiana. East Main Street (Del 7) begins to flood as does Water Street. Meadow Road near New Castle Airport is subject to flooding. Barksdale Road near Casho Mill Road is also subject to flooding as are residential backyards.
9 Flooding begins in fields and floodplain adjacent to the river.
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Latitude: 39.637500° N, Longitude: 75.727778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11 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 24.52 35.52 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available 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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