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Beaver Kill at Cooks Falls Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 4:30PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 4:45PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 5:00PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 5:15PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 5:30PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 5:45PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 6:00PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 6:15PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 6:30PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 6:45PM Jul 14, 2019Highest Observation: 1.51 ft at 7:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 9:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 9:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 10:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 10:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 10:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 10:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 11:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 11:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 11:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 11:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 12:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 12:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 12:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 12:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 1:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 1:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 3:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 3:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 4:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 4:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 4:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 4:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 6:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 6:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 6:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 6:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 7:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 7:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 7:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 7:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 8:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 8:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 8:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 8:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 9:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 9:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 9:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 9:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:02AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:17AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:32AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:47AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:02AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:17AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:32AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:47AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:02PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:17PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:32PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:47PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:02PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:17PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 5:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 5:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 5:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 5:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 8:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 8:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 1:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 1:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 1:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 1:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 2:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 2:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 2:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 2:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 4:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 4:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 4:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 4:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 9:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 9:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:02AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:17AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:32AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:47AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:02AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:17AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:32AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:47AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:02PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:17PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:32PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:47PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:02PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:17PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:00PM Jul 16, 2019Forecast: 1.4 ft 8:00PM Jul 16, 2019Forecast: 1.5 ft 2:00AM Jul 17, 2019Forecast: 1.5 ft 8:00AM Jul 17, 2019Forecast: 1.5 ft 2:00PM Jul 17, 2019Forecast: 1.6 ft 8:00PM Jul 17, 2019Forecast: 2 ft 2:00AM Jul 18, 2019Forecast: 2.2 ft 8:00AM Jul 18, 2019Forecast: 2.5 ft 2:00PM Jul 18, 2019Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00PM Jul 18, 2019Forecast: 2.4 ft 2:00AM Jul 19, 2019Forecast: 2.1 ft 8:00AM Jul 19, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCKFN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:15PM Jul 16, 2019)ObservedForecast (issued 8:52AM Jul 16)Latest observed value: 1.39 ft at 3:00 PM EDT 16-Jul-2019. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 20.55 ft on 06/28/2006
(2) 18.98 ft on 04/03/2005
(3) 17.80 ft on 08/24/1933
(4) 17.79 ft on 01/19/1996
(5) 17.67 ft on 09/18/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.39 ft on 07/26/2018
(2) 13.80 ft on 10/30/2017
(3) 10.18 ft on 03/12/2013
(4) 14.58 ft on 09/19/2012
(5) 12.26 ft on 05/15/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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21.1 FEMA flood insurance risk maps indicate that this stage corresponds to the 0.2% (500 year) flood level. Your property is at risk for flooding during a record flood event. A 500 year flood is a flood that has a 0.2 percent chance of occurring in any year. A flood of this magnitude has not occurred here since record keeping began.
20.55 This is the river stage corresponding to the June 2006 flood of record.
18.98 This is the crest of the April 2005 major flood which resulted in several million dollars of damage to over 100 buildings and six bridges.
18.7 FEMA flood insurance risk maps indicate that this stage corresponds to the 1% (100 year) floodplain. Your property is at risk for flooding during a major event. A 100 year flood is a flood that has a 1 percent chance of occurring in any year. In the past, water has reached this level one time since record keeping began.
18 This is the major flood stage. Numerous properties and structures are flooded from Cooks Falls to East Branch.
17.8 This is the crest of the January 19, 1996 rapid snow melt and heavy rainfall flood.
16 Water spreads across Cooks Falls Road from Cooks Falls to Butternut Grove. Properties and homes near the fire station are affected by flood waters. Chiloway Road in Horton is flooded out at this level.
12 Between 12 and 16 feet, recreation areas, campgrounds and some low lying properties along the river become flooded from Cooks Falls to East Branch.
10 Minor flooding of lowland agricultural areas begins along the river.
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Latitude: 41.946389° N, Longitude: 74.980000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 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 1151.7 ft 1161.7 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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