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Rouge River at Birmingham Stage (ft)Observed: 1.78 ft at 8:45AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:15AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:30AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:45AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:15AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:30AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:45AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 11:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 11:15AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 11:30AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 11:45AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:30PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:45PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 11:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 11:30AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 11:45AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 12:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 12:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 12:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 12:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 4:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 4:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 4:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 4:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 7:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.82 ft at 7:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.84 ft at 8:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.87 ft at 8:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.87 ft at 8:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.86 ft at 10:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.86 ft at 10:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 1.91 ft at 10:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 10:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.49 ft at 11:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:15PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.63 ft at 11:30PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.68 ft at 11:45PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.72 ft at 12:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.76 ft at 12:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.8 ft at 12:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.85 ft at 12:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.94 ft at 1:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.98 ft at 1:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.01 ft at 1:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.04 ft at 2:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.06 ft at 2:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.07 ft at 2:30AM Jul 16, 2019Highest Observation: 3.08 ft at 2:45AM Jul 16, 2019Highest Observation: 3.08 ft at 3:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.07 ft at 3:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.03 ft at 3:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3 ft at 4:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.98 ft at 4:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.95 ft at 4:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.93 ft at 4:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.91 ft at 5:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.88 ft at 5:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.86 ft at 5:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.84 ft at 5:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.81 ft at 6:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.77 ft at 6:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.75 ft at 6:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.73 ft at 7:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.71 ft at 7:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.69 ft at 7:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.66 ft at 8:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.65 ft at 8:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.6 ft at 9:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.59 ft at 9:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.58 ft at 9:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.53 ft at 10:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.52 ft at 10:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.51 ft at 11:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.49 ft at 11:15AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.48 ft at 11:30AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.47 ft at 11:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 12:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.45 ft at 12:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.44 ft at 12:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.42 ft at 1:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 1:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.37 ft at 2:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.36 ft at 2:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 3:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 3:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.33 ft at 3:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.33 ft at 3:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.32 ft at 4:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.32 ft at 4:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 4:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 4:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 5:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 5:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 5:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 5:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 6:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 7:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 7:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 7:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 8:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.32 ft at 8:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 8:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 8:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 9:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 9:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 9:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 9:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 10:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.33 ft at 10:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.33 ft at 10:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 11:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 11:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 11:30PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.33 ft at 11:45PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.33 ft at 12:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.32 ft at 12:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 12:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 12:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 1:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 1:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 1:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 1:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 2:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 3:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 3:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 3:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 4:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 4:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 5:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 5:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.22 ft at 5:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.22 ft at 5:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.21 ft at 6:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.21 ft at 6:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.2 ft at 6:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.2 ft at 6:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.19 ft at 7:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.19 ft at 7:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.18 ft at 7:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.17 ft at 7:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.17 ft at 8:00AM Jul 17, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBHRM4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:32AM Jul 17, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.17 ft at 8:00 AM EDT 17-Jul-2019. Flood Stage is 5.5 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Rouge River at Birmingham. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 6
Flood Stage: 5.5
Action Stage: 4.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 8.70 ft on 06/26/1968
(2) 5.98 ft on 05/26/2011
(3) 5.94 ft on 02/20/2018
(4) 5.92 ft on 02/09/2001
(5) 5.78 ft on 06/25/2000
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 5.94 ft on 02/20/2018
(2) 4.68 ft on 08/12/2014
(3) 5.98 ft on 05/26/2011
(4) 4.74 ft on 02/12/2009
(5) 5.78 ft on 09/15/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.02 ft on 08/08/1963
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13 Water reaches Willits Road.
11 Water reaches Maple Road by gage.
9 Water reaches house by gage.
8 Water reaches Baldwin Street by gage.
6 Water reaches businesses on old woodward.
5.5 Water begins to flow in to parking lot of businesses on old woodward.
4.5 Bankfull at gage by Maple Road.
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Latitude: 42.545833° N, Longitude: 83.223611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 5.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
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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
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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