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Virgin River at Littlefield Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 8:00AM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 9:00AM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 10:00AM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 11:00AM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 12:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 1:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 2:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 3:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 4:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 5:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 6:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 7:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 8:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 9:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 10:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 11:00PM Jul 04, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 12:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 1:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 2:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 3:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 4:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 5:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 6:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 7:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 8:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 9:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 10:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 11:00AM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 12:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 1:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 2:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 3:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 4:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 5:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 6:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 7:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 8:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 9:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 10:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 11:00PM Jul 05, 2022Highest Forecast: 4.23 ft 12:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 1:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 2:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 3:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 4:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 5:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 6:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 7:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 8:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 9:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 10:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 11:00AM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 12:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 1:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 2:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 3:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 4:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 5:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 6:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 7:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 8:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 9:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 10:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 11:00PM Jul 06, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 12:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.22 ft 1:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 2:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 3:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 4:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 5:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 6:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 7:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 8:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 9:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 10:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 11:00AM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 12:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 1:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 2:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 3:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 4:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 5:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 6:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.21 ft 7:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 8:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 9:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 10:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 11:00PM Jul 07, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 12:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 1:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 2:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 3:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 4:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 5:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.2 ft 6:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 7:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 8:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 9:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 10:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 11:00AM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 12:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 1:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 2:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 3:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 4:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 5:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 6:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 7:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 8:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 9:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 10:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 11:00PM Jul 08, 2022Forecast: 4.19 ft 12:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 1:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 2:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 3:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 4:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 5:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 6:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 7:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 8:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 9:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 10:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 11:00AM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.18 ft 12:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 1:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 2:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 3:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 4:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 5:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 6:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 7:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 8:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 9:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 10:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 11:00PM Jul 09, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 12:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 1:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 2:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.17 ft 3:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 4:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 5:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 6:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 7:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 8:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 9:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 10:00AM Jul 10, 2022Forecast: 4.16 ft 11:00AM Jul 10, 2022USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesVLTA3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:38AM Jul 4, 2022)Forecast (issued 9:00AM Jul 3)Flood Stage is 19 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Virgin River at Littlefield are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 19.5
Flood Stage: 19
Action Stage: 17
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 22.37 ft on 01/01/1989
(2) 19.82 ft on 12/21/2010
(3) 15.93 ft on 01/11/2005
(4) 15.66 ft on 12/06/1966
(5) 14.26 ft on 02/12/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.64 ft on 03/13/2020
(2) 0.00 ft on 03/07/2019
(3) 11.52 ft on 08/22/2018
(4) 9.56 ft on 02/12/2017
(5) 9.46 ft on 09/22/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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20.59 at 20.59 feet. Flood of January 11, 2005. During this flood event about 40 homes and garages in Mesquite were damaged.
20.5 at 20.50 feet, major flood stage with inundation begins to impact a significant number of structures near Mesquite.
20.01 flood of December 21, 2010. During this flood, two homes near Mesquite had water damage. Coyote Willows Golf Course was under water for three days. Hafen baseball fields at Hunter Park inundated by several feet of water.
19.5 at 19.50 feet, moderate flooding will occur with portions of Coyote Willows Golf Course inundated. Water begin to encroach upon several properties in Mesquite. Ballfields at Hunter Sports Park begin to flood.
19 at 19.0 feet, minor flooding will occur with inundation of agricultural fields near Littlefield.
17 Monitor Stage.
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Latitude: 36.891667° N, Longitude: 113.923611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 19 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available 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
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