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West Canada Creek at Hinckley Dam Pool (ft)Observed: 1220.37 ft at 9:30PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 9:45PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 10:00PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 10:15PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 10:30PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 10:45PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 11:00PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 11:15PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 11:30PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 11:45PM May 14, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 12:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 12:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 12:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 12:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 1:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 1:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 1:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 1:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 2:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 2:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 2:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 2:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 3:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 3:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 3:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 3:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 4:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 4:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 4:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 4:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 5:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 5:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 5:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 5:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 6:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 6:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 6:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 6:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 7:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 7:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 7:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 7:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 8:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 8:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 8:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 8:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 9:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 9:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 9:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 9:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 10:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 10:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 10:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 10:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 11:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 11:15AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 11:30AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 11:45AM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 12:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 12:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 12:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 12:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 1:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 1:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.32 ft at 1:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 1:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 2:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 2:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 2:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 2:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 3:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 3:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 3:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 3:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 4:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 4:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 4:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 4:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 5:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 5:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 5:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 5:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 6:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.33 ft at 6:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 6:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 6:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 7:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 7:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 7:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 7:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 8:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 8:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 8:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.34 ft at 8:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 9:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 9:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 9:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 9:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.35 ft at 10:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 10:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 10:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 10:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 11:00PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.36 ft at 11:15PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.37 ft at 11:30PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.37 ft at 11:45PM May 15, 2024Observed: 1220.37 ft at 12:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.38 ft at 12:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.38 ft at 12:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.38 ft at 12:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.39 ft at 1:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.39 ft at 1:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.39 ft at 1:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.4 ft at 1:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.4 ft at 2:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.41 ft at 2:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.41 ft at 2:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.41 ft at 2:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.42 ft at 3:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.42 ft at 3:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.42 ft at 3:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.43 ft at 3:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.43 ft at 4:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.44 ft at 4:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.44 ft at 4:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.45 ft at 4:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.45 ft at 5:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.45 ft at 5:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.46 ft at 5:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.46 ft at 5:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.47 ft at 6:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.47 ft at 6:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.48 ft at 6:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.48 ft at 6:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.48 ft at 7:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.49 ft at 7:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.49 ft at 7:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.5 ft at 7:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.5 ft at 8:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.5 ft at 8:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.51 ft at 8:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.51 ft at 8:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.52 ft at 9:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.52 ft at 9:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.53 ft at 9:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.53 ft at 9:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.54 ft at 10:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.54 ft at 10:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.55 ft at 10:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.55 ft at 10:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.56 ft at 11:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.56 ft at 11:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.57 ft at 11:30AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.57 ft at 11:45AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.57 ft at 12:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.58 ft at 12:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.58 ft at 12:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.58 ft at 12:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.59 ft at 1:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.59 ft at 1:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.59 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.6 ft at 1:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.6 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.61 ft at 2:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.61 ft at 2:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.61 ft at 2:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.62 ft at 3:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.62 ft at 3:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.62 ft at 3:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.63 ft at 3:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.63 ft at 4:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.63 ft at 4:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.64 ft at 4:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.64 ft at 4:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.64 ft at 5:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.65 ft at 5:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.65 ft at 5:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.65 ft at 5:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.66 ft at 6:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.66 ft at 6:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.66 ft at 6:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.67 ft at 6:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.67 ft at 7:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.67 ft at 7:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.68 ft at 7:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.68 ft at 8:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.69 ft at 8:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.69 ft at 8:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.69 ft at 8:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.7 ft at 9:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.7 ft at 9:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.7 ft at 9:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.71 ft at 9:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.71 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.71 ft at 10:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.71 ft at 10:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.72 ft at 10:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.72 ft at 11:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.72 ft at 11:15PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.72 ft at 11:30PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.73 ft at 11:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1220.73 ft at 12:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.73 ft at 12:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.73 ft at 12:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.74 ft at 12:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.74 ft at 1:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.74 ft at 1:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.74 ft at 1:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.75 ft at 1:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.75 ft at 2:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.75 ft at 2:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.75 ft at 2:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.75 ft at 2:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.76 ft at 3:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.76 ft at 3:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.76 ft at 3:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.76 ft at 3:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.76 ft at 4:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.76 ft at 4:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.77 ft at 4:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.77 ft at 4:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.77 ft at 5:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.77 ft at 5:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.77 ft at 5:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.77 ft at 5:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.78 ft at 6:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.78 ft at 6:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.78 ft at 6:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.78 ft at 6:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.78 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.79 ft at 7:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.79 ft at 7:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.79 ft at 7:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.79 ft at 8:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.79 ft at 8:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.79 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 8:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 9:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 9:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 9:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 10:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 10:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 10:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 11:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 11:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 11:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.8 ft at 11:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 12:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 12:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 12:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 12:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 1:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 1:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 1:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 1:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 2:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 2:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 2:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 2:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 3:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.81 ft at 3:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 3:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 3:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 4:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 4:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 4:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 4:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 5:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 5:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 5:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 5:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 6:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 6:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 6:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1220.82 ft at 6:45PM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 1220.83 ft at 7:00PM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 1220.83 ft at 7:15PM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 1220.83 ft at 7:30PM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 1220.83 ft at 8:00PM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 1220.83 ft at 8:15PM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 1220.83 ft at 8:30PM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 1220.83 ft at 8:45PM May 17, 2024Highest Forecast: 1220.7 ft 2:00AM May 18, 2024Highest Forecast: 1220.7 ft 8:00AM May 18, 2024Forecast: 1220.6 ft 2:00PM May 18, 2024Forecast: 1220.6 ft 8:00PM May 18, 2024Forecast: 1220.5 ft 2:00AM May 19, 2024Forecast: 1220.4 ft 8:00AM May 19, 2024Forecast: 1220.4 ft 2:00PM May 19, 2024Forecast: 1220.3 ft 8:00PM May 19, 2024Forecast: 1220.2 ft 2:00AM May 20, 2024Forecast: 1220.2 ft 8:00AM May 20, 2024USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHIKN6(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (9:15PM May 17, 2024)ObservedForecast (issued 11:25AM May 17)Latest observed value: 1220.83 ft at 8:45 PM EDT 17-May-2024. Flood Stage is 1227 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the West Canada Creek at Hinckley Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Kast Bridge
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 1230
Moderate Flood Stage: 1228
Flood Stage: 1227
Action Stage: 1225
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 1,231.49 ft on 11/01/2019 (P)
(2) 1,230.73 ft on 04/28/2011
(3) 1,230.20 ft on 10/02/1945
(4) 1,229.85 ft on 06/29/2006
(5) 1,229.05 ft on 04/16/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 1,227.57 ft on 04/09/2022 (P)
(2) 1,227.35 ft on 08/20/2021 (P)
(3) 1,231.49 ft on 11/01/2019 (P)
(4) 1,228.05 ft on 04/21/2019 (P)
(5) 1,227.13 ft on 04/12/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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1230 Major flood stage.
1228 Moderate flood stage. Three feet of water are spilling over and there is widespread flooding downstream between Hinckley and Herkimer.
1227 Minor flood stage with two feet of water flowing over the spillway. The river overflows its banks downstream.
1226 One foot of water is flowing over the spillway.
1225.5 Six inches of water are flowing over the spillway.
1225 Action stage as water reaches the spillway and begins to flow over.
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Latitude: 43.311389° N, Longitude: 75.108333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 1227 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 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0 ft 1227 ft 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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