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Indian River at Indian Lake Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesINDN6(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (9:45PM Mar 21, 2023)Flood Stage is 1652.5 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading may be affected by ice. Forecast flows are unadjusted for ice.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Indian River at Indian Lake 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: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 1652.5
Action Stage: 1651
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 1,656.71 ft on 03/28/1913
(2) 1,655.09 ft on 04/29/2011
(3) 1,653.48 ft on 05/26/2004
(4) 1,653.25 ft on 04/28/2011
(5) 1,652.65 ft on 04/25/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 1,655.09 ft on 04/29/2011
(2) 1,653.25 ft on 04/28/2011
(3) 1,652.65 ft on 04/25/2008
(4) 1,653.48 ft on 05/26/2004
(5) 1,652.46 ft on 04/06/2000
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1,616.80 ft on 02/13/1948
(2) 1,643.82 ft on 11/23/1999
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Latitude: 43.755556° N, Longitude: 74.276389° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 1615.5 ft 1652.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 1615.5)
(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 1615.5 ft 1652.5 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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