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Little Juniata River at Spruce Creek Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 7:45AM May 15, 2021Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 8:00AM May 15, 2021Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 8:15AM May 15, 2021Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 8:30AM May 15, 2021Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 8:45AM May 15, 2021Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 9:00AM May 15, 2021Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 9:15AM May 15, 2021Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 9:30AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.93 ft at 9:45AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:00AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:15AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:30AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:45AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:00AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:15AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:30AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 11:45AM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 12:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 1:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 1:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 2:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 2:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.91 ft at 2:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.9 ft at 2:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 4:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 4:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 4:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 4:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 5:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 5:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 5:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 5:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.89 ft at 6:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 7:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 7:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 7:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.87 ft at 7:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 8:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 8:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 8:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 8:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 9:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.87 ft at 9:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.87 ft at 9:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.87 ft at 9:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.87 ft at 10:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.87 ft at 10:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:46PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:00PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:15PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:30PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:45PM May 15, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:00AM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:15AM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:30AM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:45AM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.85 ft at 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2021Observed: 2.81 ft at 1:15PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.81 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.81 ft at 1:45PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.81 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.81 ft at 2:15PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 2:30PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 2:45PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:00PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:15PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:30PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:45PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 4:00PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 4:15PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 4:30PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 4:45PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 5:00PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 5:15PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 5:30PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 5:45PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:00PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:15PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:30PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:45PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 7:00PM May 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 7:15PM May 16, 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2021Observed: 2.72 ft at 7:45PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 8:00PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 8:15PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 8:30PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 8:45PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 9:00PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 9:15PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 9:30PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 9:45PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 10:00PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 10:15PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 10:30PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:45PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:46PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:00PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:15PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:30PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:45PM May 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 12:00AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 12:15AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 12:30AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 12:45AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 1:00AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 1:15AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 1:30AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 1:45AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:00AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:15AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:30AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:45AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 3:00AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:15AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:30AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:45AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:15AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:30AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:45AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:00AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:15AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:30AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:45AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:15AM May 18, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.7 ft 8:00AM May 18, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.7 ft 2:00PM May 18, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.7 ft 8:00PM May 18, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.7 ft 2:00AM May 19, 2021Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00AM May 19, 2021Forecast: 2.6 ft 2:00PM May 19, 2021Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00PM May 19, 2021Forecast: 2.6 ft 2:00AM May 20, 2021Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00AM May 20, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSPKP1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:33AM May 18, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 11:05AM May 17)Latest observed value: 2.67 ft at 6:15 AM EDT 18-May-2021. Flood Stage is 8 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Little Juniata River at Spruce Creek are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 6
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 19.10 ft on 03/18/1936
(2) 16.98 ft on 06/23/1972
(3) 15.77 ft on 11/25/1950
(4) 15.46 ft on 09/18/2004
(5) 14.08 ft on 04/16/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.22 ft on 03/29/2020 (P)
(2) 12.18 ft on 09/10/2018
(3) 8.33 ft on 02/16/2018
(4) 8.45 ft on 03/11/2011
(5) 11.03 ft on 12/01/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.41 ft on 09/26/1943
(2) 1.57 ft on 08/29/1966
(3) 1.61 ft on 10/21/1963
(4) 1.62 ft on 09/19/1963
(5) 1.62 ft on 09/06/1965
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14 Many homes adjacent to the Little Juniata are affected by high water.
12 Homes on both banks are affected by high water. A number of roads are closed.
10 Homes are affected on both banks. Several roads are also affected including Route 45.
8 The left, or north bank overflows, affecting several homes.
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(1) looking upstream
(2) view of the gagehouse
(3) looking downstream
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Latitude: 40.612500° N, Longitude: 78.140833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 8 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 29 751.15 759.15 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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