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Middle Rouge at Dearborn Heights Stage (ft)Observed: 6.47 ft at 5:05AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.44 ft at 5:20AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.41 ft at 5:35AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:05AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.32 ft at 6:20AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:35AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:05AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.21 ft at 7:20AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.18 ft at 7:35AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.15 ft at 7:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.12 ft at 8:05AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.09 ft at 8:20AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.05 ft at 8:35AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.02 ft at 8:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.99 ft at 9:05AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 9:20AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:35AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.89 ft at 9:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.85 ft at 10:05AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.82 ft at 10:20AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 10:35AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 10:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 11:05AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.68 ft at 11:20AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 11:35AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.61 ft at 11:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.55 ft at 12:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.51 ft at 12:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 12:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.45 ft at 1:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.41 ft at 1:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.38 ft at 1:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.35 ft at 1:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.32 ft at 2:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.29 ft at 2:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.19 ft at 3:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.16 ft at 3:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 3:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.08 ft at 4:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.05 ft at 4:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5.02 ft at 4:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 4:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 5:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.95 ft at 5:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 5:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 6:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 7:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 7:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 8:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.65 ft at 8:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.63 ft at 8:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 9:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 9:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 9:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.54 ft at 10:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.52 ft at 10:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.5 ft at 10:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.49 ft at 10:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 11:05PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.45 ft at 11:20PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.43 ft at 11:35PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 11:50PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 4.4 ft at 12:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 12:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.33 ft at 1:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.31 ft at 1:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.3 ft at 1:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.29 ft at 2:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.27 ft at 2:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.26 ft at 2:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.25 ft at 2:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.24 ft at 3:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.22 ft at 3:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.21 ft at 3:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.2 ft at 3:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.15 ft at 4:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.09 ft at 6:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.07 ft at 6:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.06 ft at 6:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.05 ft at 7:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.04 ft at 7:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.03 ft at 7:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.02 ft at 7:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.01 ft at 8:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4 ft at 8:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.98 ft at 8:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 8:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 9:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.96 ft at 9:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.94 ft at 9:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.92 ft at 10:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.91 ft at 10:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:05AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:20AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.88 ft at 11:35AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.87 ft at 11:50AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 12:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 12:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 12:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.83 ft at 1:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.82 ft at 1:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.8 ft at 2:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 2:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 2:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 3:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 3:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 3:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.78 ft at 4:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.82 ft at 5:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 4.68 ft at 6:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 6:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.02 ft at 6:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.31 ft at 7:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.52 ft at 7:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.65 ft at 7:35PM Jul 19, 2019Highest Observation: 6.71 ft at 7:50PM Jul 19, 2019Highest Observation: 6.71 ft at 8:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.69 ft at 8:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.65 ft at 8:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.61 ft at 8:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.57 ft at 9:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.53 ft at 9:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.48 ft at 9:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.44 ft at 9:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.4 ft at 10:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.35 ft at 10:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.26 ft at 10:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:05PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.17 ft at 11:20PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.13 ft at 11:35PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.09 ft at 11:50PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.05 ft at 12:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 6.01 ft at 12:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 12:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.93 ft at 12:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.89 ft at 1:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.85 ft at 1:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 1:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.77 ft at 1:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 2:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 2:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.66 ft at 2:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 2:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.55 ft at 3:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.51 ft at 3:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.47 ft at 3:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.43 ft at 4:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.35 ft at 4:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.27 ft at 5:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 6:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.08 ft at 6:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.05 ft at 6:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5.03 ft at 7:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 7:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 7:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.96 ft at 7:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 8:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 8:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 8:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 9:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 10:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 10:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 11:05AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 11:20AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:35AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.66 ft at 11:50AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.64 ft at 12:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 1:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 1:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.55 ft at 1:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.54 ft at 2:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.53 ft at 2:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.52 ft at 2:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.51 ft at 2:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.5 ft at 3:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.49 ft at 3:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.48 ft at 3:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.48 ft at 3:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.46 ft at 4:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.45 ft at 4:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 4:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.43 ft at 5:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 5:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.41 ft at 5:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.39 ft at 6:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 6:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 7:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.38 ft at 8:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.43 ft at 9:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 9:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.51 ft at 9:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.53 ft at 9:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 10:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 10:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:05PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:20PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 11:35PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:50PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 12:05AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:20AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:35AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.64 ft at 12:50AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.65 ft at 1:05AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.66 ft at 1:20AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.68 ft at 1:35AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 1:50AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 2:05AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:20AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:35AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 2:50AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 3:05AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 3:20AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 5.03 ft at 3:35AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:50AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 5.16 ft at 4:05AM Jul 21, 2019Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:20AM Jul 21, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGACM4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:02AM Jul 21, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.22 ft at 4:20 AM EDT 21-Jul-2019. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Middle Rouge at Dearborn Heights 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: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 10.74 ft on 05/13/2004
(2) 10.58 ft on 05/26/2011
(3) 10.50 ft on 05/10/1948
(4) 10.50 ft on 05/10/1966
(5) 10.05 ft on 09/07/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.90 ft on 08/11/2014
(2) 10.58 ft on 05/26/2011
(3) 10.74 ft on 05/13/2004
(4) 7.55 ft on 04/05/2003
(5) 9.61 ft on 02/10/2001
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.90 ft on 08/16/1956

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10 Edward hines drive will be under 5 feet of water in low lying spots, closing travel completely. Some sewers will begin to backup due to the river. Water will reach some roads and backyards
7 Hines park begins to flood. Part of hines drive will be closed to travel
5 The river reaches bankfull in many places
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Latitude: 42.348611° N, Longitude: 83.312500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 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 29 600.95 ft 610.95 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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