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Genesee River at Portageville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 8.51 ft at 11:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 11:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 12:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 12:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 12:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 12:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 1:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 1:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 1:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 1:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 2:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 2:01AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 2:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 2:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 2:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 3:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 3:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 3:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 3:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 4:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 4:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 4:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 4:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 5:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 5:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 5:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 5:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 6:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 6:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 6:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 6:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 8:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 8:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 8:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 8:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 9:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 9:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 9:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 9:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 10:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.52 ft at 10:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.53 ft at 10:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.53 ft at 10:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.54 ft at 11:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.55 ft at 11:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.56 ft at 11:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 11:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 12:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 1:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 1:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 1:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 1:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 2:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 2:01PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 2:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 2:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 2:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 3:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 3:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 3:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 3:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 4:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 4:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 4:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 4:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 5:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 5:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 5:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 5:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 6:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 6:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 6:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 6:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 7:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 7:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 7:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 7:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 8:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 8:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 8:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 8:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 9:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 9:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 9:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 9:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 10:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 10:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 10:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 10:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 11:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 11:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 11:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 11:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 8.58 ft at 12:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.58 ft at 12:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 12:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 12:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 1:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 1:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 1:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 1:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 2:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 2:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 2:16AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 2:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 2:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 3:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 3:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.58 ft at 3:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.58 ft at 3:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.58 ft at 4:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 4:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 4:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 4:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 5:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 5:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 5:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 5:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 6:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 6:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 6:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 6:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 10:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 10:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 10:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 10:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 12:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 1:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 1:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 1:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 2:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 2:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 2:17PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 2:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 2:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 3:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 3:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 3:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 3:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 4:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 4:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 4:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 4:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 5:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 5:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 5:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 5:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 6:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 6:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 6:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 6:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 7:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 7:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 7:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 7:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 8:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 8:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 10:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 10:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 10:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 10:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 1:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 1:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 1:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 2:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 2:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 2:17AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 2:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 2:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 3:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 3:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 3:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 3:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 4:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 4:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 4:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 4:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 5:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 5:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 5:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 5:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 6:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 6:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 6:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 6:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 8:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 8:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 9:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 9:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 9:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 9:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 10:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 10:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 10:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 10:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 11:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 11:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 11:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 11:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 12:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 12:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 12:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 12:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 1:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 1:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 1:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 1:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 2:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 2:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 2:16PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 2:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 2:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 3:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 3:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 3:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 3:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 4:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 4:15PM Jul 09, 2020Highest Observation: 8.73 ft at 4:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 4:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 5:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 5:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 5:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 5:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 6:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 6:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 6:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 6:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 8:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 8:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 9:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 9:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 9:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 9:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 10:00PM Jul 09, 2020Forecast: 8.5 ft 2:00AM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 8.5 ft 8:00AM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 8.5 ft 2:00PM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 8.5 ft 8:00PM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 8.4 ft 2:00AM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 8.4 ft 8:00AM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 8.5 ft 2:00PM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 8.5 ft 8:00PM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 8.7 ft 2:00AM Jul 12, 2020Highest Forecast: 9 ft 8:00AM Jul 12, 2020PRTN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:16PM Jul 9, 2020)ObservedForecast (issued 10:50AM Jul 9)Latest observed value: 8.69 ft at 10:00 PM EDT 9-Jul-2020. Flood Stage is 19 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Genesee River at Portageville are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 29
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 19
Action Stage: 17
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 35.25 ft on 06/23/1972
(2) 29.12 ft on 01/20/1996
(3) 29.12 ft on 07/06/1902
(4) 25.54 ft on 09/29/1967
(5) 24.90 ft on 05/17/1916
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 20.19 ft on 01/13/2018
(2) 19.73 ft on 01/13/2017
(3) 20.65 ft on 03/15/2007
(4) 24.19 ft on 01/08/1998
(5) 29.12 ft on 01/20/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 6.65 ft on 06/27/2012
(2) 6.68 ft on 07/11/2011
(3) 6.69 ft on 09/29/2014
(4) 6.72 ft on 08/29/2012
(5) 6.81 ft on 09/14/2016
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29 Major flood, widespread residential, commercial, and agricultural flooding. Heavy damages. Road closures. Possible evacuations.
25 Moderate flood, widespread flooding to agricultural land. Some residential flooding and damages begin. Possible road closures.
19 Flood stage, river begins to overflow into agricultural lands from Belfast to Letchworth. Little damage.
17 Action stage, high flows. No flooding.
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Latitude: 42.570278° N, Longitude: 78.042222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 19 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 1079.48 1098.48 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 1080.00 1099.00 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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