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Bruneau River at Hot Springs Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 5.94 ft at 11:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 12:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 12:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 12:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 1:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 1:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 1:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 2:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 2:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 2:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 2:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 3:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 3:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 3:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 4:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 4:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 4:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 4:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 6:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 6:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 6:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 6:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 9:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 9:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 9:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 10:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 10:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 10:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 10:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 11:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 11:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.95 ft at 11:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.95 ft at 1:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.95 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.95 ft at 1:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.95 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.96 ft at 2:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.97 ft at 2:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.97 ft at 2:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.97 ft at 3:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.99 ft at 3:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 5.99 ft at 3:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6 ft at 3:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.01 ft at 4:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.03 ft at 4:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.04 ft at 4:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.05 ft at 4:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.06 ft at 5:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.07 ft at 5:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.07 ft at 5:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.08 ft at 5:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.09 ft at 6:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.1 ft at 6:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.11 ft at 6:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.11 ft at 6:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.13 ft at 7:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.13 ft at 8:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.14 ft at 8:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.14 ft at 8:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.15 ft at 8:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.15 ft at 9:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.16 ft at 9:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.15 ft at 9:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.16 ft at 9:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.16 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.16 ft at 10:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.18 ft at 10:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.18 ft at 10:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.17 ft at 11:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 6.2 ft at 12:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 12:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.22 ft at 1:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.22 ft at 1:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.22 ft at 1:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 2:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 2:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 3:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 3:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 4:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 5:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 6:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 6:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 8:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.23 ft at 9:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 9:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.27 ft at 11:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.27 ft at 11:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.28 ft at 11:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.29 ft at 12:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.29 ft at 12:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.31 ft at 12:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.32 ft at 12:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.35 ft at 1:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.35 ft at 2:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.35 ft at 2:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.37 ft at 2:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.37 ft at 2:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.4 ft at 3:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.41 ft at 3:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.42 ft at 4:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.43 ft at 4:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.41 ft at 4:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.42 ft at 4:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.42 ft at 5:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.44 ft at 5:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.43 ft at 5:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.45 ft at 6:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.47 ft at 7:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.46 ft at 7:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.47 ft at 7:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 8:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.48 ft at 8:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 9:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 9:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 10:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 10:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 10:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 10:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:30PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:45PM May 17, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 12:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 12:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 1:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 1:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 1:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 1:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 2:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 2:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 2:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 2:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 3:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.53 ft at 3:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 3:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 3:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 4:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 5:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 6:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 6:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 6:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 7:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 7:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 8:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 8:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 8:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 9:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.49 ft at 9:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.51 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.53 ft at 10:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.53 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.53 ft at 11:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.54 ft at 11:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.55 ft at 11:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.55 ft at 12:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.55 ft at 12:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.55 ft at 12:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.56 ft at 12:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.56 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.56 ft at 1:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.6 ft at 1:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.58 ft at 1:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.59 ft at 2:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.6 ft at 2:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.59 ft at 2:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.59 ft at 2:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.59 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.6 ft at 3:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.61 ft at 3:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.6 ft at 3:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.62 ft at 4:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 4:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 4:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.62 ft at 4:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 5:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 5:15PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 5:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 5:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 6:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 6:15PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 6:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 6:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 7:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 7:15PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 7:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 7:45PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 8:00PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 8:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 8:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 8:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 9:00PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 9:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.63 ft at 9:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 9:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 10:00PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 10:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 10:30PM May 18, 2022Highest Observation: 6.65 ft at 10:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 6.64 ft at 11:00PM May 18, 2022Highest Forecast: 6.53 ft 12:00AM May 19, 2022Forecast: 6.51 ft 6:00AM May 19, 2022Forecast: 6.5 ft 12:00PM May 19, 2022Forecast: 6.48 ft 6:00PM May 19, 2022Forecast: 6.47 ft 12:00AM May 20, 2022Forecast: 6.45 ft 6:00AM May 20, 2022Forecast: 6.44 ft 12:00PM May 20, 2022Forecast: 6.42 ft 6:00PM May 20, 2022Forecast: 6.4 ft 12:00AM May 21, 2022Forecast: 6.38 ft 6:00AM May 21, 2022Forecast: 6.37 ft 12:00PM May 21, 2022Forecast: 6.35 ft 6:00PM May 21, 2022Forecast: 6.33 ft 12:00AM May 22, 2022Forecast: 6.31 ft 6:00AM May 22, 2022Forecast: 6.3 ft 12:00PM May 22, 2022Forecast: 6.28 ft 6:00PM May 22, 2022Forecast: 6.27 ft 12:00AM May 23, 2022Forecast: 6.25 ft 6:00AM May 23, 2022Forecast: 6.24 ft 12:00PM May 23, 2022Forecast: 6.22 ft 6:00PM May 23, 2022Forecast: 6.21 ft 12:00AM May 24, 2022Forecast: 6.2 ft 6:00AM May 24, 2022Forecast: 6.19 ft 12:00PM May 24, 2022Forecast: 6.18 ft 6:00PM May 24, 2022Forecast: 6.17 ft 12:00AM May 25, 2022Forecast: 6.16 ft 6:00AM May 25, 2022Forecast: 6.14 ft 12:00PM May 25, 2022Forecast: 6.13 ft 6:00PM May 25, 2022USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHOTI1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:15PM May 18, 2022)ObservedForecast (issued 5:26PM May 18)Latest observed value: 6.64 ft at 11:00 PM MDT 18-May-2022. Flood Stage is 9.5 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 13
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 9.5
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.03 ft on 05/15/1984
(2) 13.00 ft on 03/01/1910
(3) 11.81 ft on 02/10/2017
(4) 11.81 ft on 02/10/2017
(5) 11.63 ft on 05/17/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.41 ft on 06/01/2019
(2) 7.09 ft on 03/24/2018
(3) 11.81 ft on 02/10/2017
(4) 11.81 ft on 02/10/2017
(5) 8.76 ft on 04/29/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.54 ft on 08/08/1988
(2) 2.93 ft on 12/21/1977
(3) 2.98 ft on 11/29/1979
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13.2 Record flooding will occur, exceeding the flood of 1984. Floodwater will cross Highway 51 near the river at Mile Marker 77. Extensive flooding of agricultural land will occur between Bruneau and Hot Springs. Floodwater may also cover low spots along Hot Springs Road between Bruneau and Hot Springs.
13 Widespread flooding of agricultural land between Bruneau and Hot Springs is likely. Floodwater will cross sections of Highway 51 near its crossing of the river at Mile Marker 77. Water may approach low sections of Hot Springs Road between Bruneau and Hot Springs.
11 Water may cross low sections of Highway 51 near its crossing of the Bruneau River at Mile Marker 77. Farm fields and pasture will be flooded in low areas near the river between Bruneau and Hot Springs.
9.5 Minor flooding of agricultural land near the river is likely. Water will approach the bottom of the bridge where Highway 51 crosses the river at Mile Marker 77, and debris may begin piling up at the bridge.
Photos
(1) Bruneu River at Hot Springs river gauge Sept. 12, 2013
(2) Bruneau River at Hot Springs river gauge
(3) Cableway used for discharge measurements
(4) Upstream view from 0.13 miles downstream of gauge
(5) Downstream view from 0.13 miles downstream of gauge
(6) Looking upstream from 1/4 mile northeast of gauge site
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Latitude: 42.771111° N, Longitude: 115.719444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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NWS stage 0 ft 9.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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Other 2598.5 ft 2607.5 ft  

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