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Spring Creek (CO) at Fort Collins Stage (ft)Observed: 0.47 ft at 8:40PM May 25, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 9:40PM May 25, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 10:40PM May 25, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 11:40PM May 25, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 12:40AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 1:40AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 2:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 3:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 4:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 5:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 6:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 7:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 8:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 9:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 10:45AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 12:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.52 ft at 1:05PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 1:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 1:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 2:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 3:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 4:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 5:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 6:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 7:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 8:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:50PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:50PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 11:50PM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 12:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 1:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 2:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 3:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 5:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 6:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 7:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 8:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 11:50AM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 12:50PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 1:50PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 2:50PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 3:50PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.5 ft at 4:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.55 ft at 4:50PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.5 ft at 5:05PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 5:55PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 7:55PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 8:55PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:55PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:55PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 11:55PM May 27, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 12:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 1:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 2:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 3:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 4:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 5:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 6:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 7:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 8:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 11:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 12:55PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 2:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 3:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 3:25PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 4:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 5:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 6:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 7:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 8:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 12:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 1:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 2:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 4:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 5:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 6:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 7:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 8:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 9:05AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 10:05AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 11:05AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 12:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 1:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 2:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 3:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 4:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 6:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 7:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 8:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 9:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 11:05PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 12:05AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 1:05AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 2:05AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 3:05AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 4:05AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 5:10AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 6:10AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 7:10AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 8:10AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 9:10AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 10:10AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 11:10AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 12:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 1:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 2:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.42 ft at 3:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.41 ft at 4:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.41 ft at 5:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.41 ft at 6:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.59 ft at 6:35PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:40PM May 30, 2020Highest Observation: 0.77 ft at 7:10PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.72 ft at 7:20PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:25PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.61 ft at 7:30PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.56 ft at 7:35PM May 30, 2020Fort CollinsTAFC2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (8:00PM May 30, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.56 ft at 7:35 PM MDT 30-May-2020. Flood Stage is 17 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Spring Creek (CO) at Fort Collins. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 19.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 19
Flood Stage: 17
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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18.6 THE POND OVERTOPS THE EMERGENCY SPILLWAY.
17.6 100 YEAR FLOOD.
7.9 BIKE TRAIL WEST OF TAFT HILL ROAD BEGINS TO OVERTOP.
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Latitude: 40.550833° N, Longitude: 105.115278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 17 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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
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