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North Platte River near Orin Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 1:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 1:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 2:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:15AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 5:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 5:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 6:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 8:15AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 8:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 8:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:15AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:15AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 11:15AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 12:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 12:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 1:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 1:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 3:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.69 ft at 4:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 4:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 11:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 12:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 1:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 2:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 4:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 4:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 7:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 7:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 8:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 8:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 9:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 9:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 10:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 11:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 11:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 11:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 12:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 1:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 2:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 2:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 2:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 4:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 5:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 10:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 10:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 11:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 12:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 4:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 4:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 5:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 11:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 11:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 12:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 4:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 8:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 12:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 1:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 2:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 3:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 6:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 7:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 10:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 11:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 11:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:00PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 12:30PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 12:45PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:00PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 1:45PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:15PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:30PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:00PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:45PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:15PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:30PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:45PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:00PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 11:30PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 11:45PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.78 ft at 12:30AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 1:30AM Nov 14, 2019Highest Observation: 3.79 ft at 1:45AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 2:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 2:30AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 3:30AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 4:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:30AM Nov 14, 2019Highest Observation: 3.79 ft at 4:45AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.78 ft at 5:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:30AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 6:45AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:30AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 8:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 8:45AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:30AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:45AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 10:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:45AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 11:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 12:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 12:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 2:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 2:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 3:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 4:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.67 ft at 4:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.69 ft at 4:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.68 ft at 5:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 5:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.67 ft at 5:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 6:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.67 ft at 6:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.68 ft at 6:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 6:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:00PM Nov 14, 2019Highest Observation: 3.79 ft at 7:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 8:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.67 ft at 8:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 8:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 10:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.73 ft at 11:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.68 ft at 11:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 3.68 ft at 11:45PM Nov 14, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesORIW4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:17AM Nov 15, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.68 ft at 11:45 PM MST 14-Nov-2019. Flood Stage is 8 ft
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the North Platte River near Orin are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 10
Moderate Flood Stage: 9
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 10.45 ft on 06/12/1970
(2) 10.00 ft on 05/15/1965
(3) 9.43 ft on 02/19/1980
(4) 8.90 ft on 05/15/1991
(5) 8.45 ft on 05/21/1973
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.25 ft on 05/29/2019 (P)
(2) 5.56 ft on 06/20/2018
(3) 5.85 ft on 06/12/2017
(4) 7.82 ft on 05/08/2016
(5) 5.76 ft on 05/30/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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10.45 Record stage esablished on June 12 1970.
10 Roads between farms along the left river bank are inundated. Water approaches a home near the upstream bridge on the left river bank. Water flows over low lying areas along the right river bank.Record flow of 23,800 cfs established on May 15 1965.
9 Standing water occurs along roads between farms along the left river bank. Water approaches the yard of a home near the upstream bridge on left river bank. Water approaching bankfull along the right river bank.
8 Flood stage. Water flows over low lying areas along the left river bank.
7 Bankfull stage. Water may begin to overtop the left river bank.
Photos
(1) Looking Upstream---High Flow (near 12,000 cfs)---May 2008
(2) Looking Downstream---High Flow (near 12,000 cfs)---May 2008
(3) Looking Upstream---Low Flow
(4) Looking Downstream---Low Flow
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Latitude: 42.652500° N, Longitude: 105.158611° 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 4660 ft 4667 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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