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Middle Rouge at Dearborn Heights Stage (ft)Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:05PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:20PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:35PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:50PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:05PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:20PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:35PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:50PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:05PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:20PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:35PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:50PM Sep 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:05AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:20AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:35AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:50AM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.43 ft at 4:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.48 ft at 4:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 4:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 4:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 5:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 5:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 5:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 7:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 7:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 7:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 8:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 8:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 8:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 9:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 9:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 9:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 9:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 11:05PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 11:20PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 11:35PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 11:50PM Sep 28, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 12:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 12:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 12:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 12:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 2:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 2:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 2:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 2:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 3:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 3:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 3:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 4:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 5:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 5:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 5:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 5:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 7:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 8:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 8:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 8:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 8:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 9:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 9:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 9:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.83 ft at 10:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 10:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 11:05AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 11:20AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 11:35AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 11:50AM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 12:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 12:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 12:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 12:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 1:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 1:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 1:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 1:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 2:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 2:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 2:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 2:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 3:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 4:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 4:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 4:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 4:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 5:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 5:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 6:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 7:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 7:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 9:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 9:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 10:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 10:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 10:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.6 ft at 10:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:05PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:20PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:35PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:50PM Sep 29, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 12:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 12:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 12:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 12:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.58 ft at 2:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.58 ft at 2:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.58 ft at 2:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.58 ft at 2:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.57 ft at 4:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.57 ft at 4:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.56 ft at 4:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.56 ft at 4:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.56 ft at 5:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.56 ft at 5:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.56 ft at 5:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.56 ft at 5:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 6:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 6:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 6:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 6:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 7:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 7:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 7:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 7:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 8:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 8:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 8:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 8:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 9:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 9:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 9:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 9:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 10:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 10:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 10:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 10:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:05AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:20AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:35AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 11:50AM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 1:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 1:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 1:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 1:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 2:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 2:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 2:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 2:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 3:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 3:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 3:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 3:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 4:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 4:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 4:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 4:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.51 ft at 5:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.52 ft at 5:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 5:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 5:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 6:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 6:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 6:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 2.97 ft at 6:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:05PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 3.16 ft at 7:20PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 3.23 ft at 7:35PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:50PM Sep 30, 2020Observed: 3.31 ft at 8:05PM Sep 30, 2020Highest Observation: 3.34 ft at 8:20PM Sep 30, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGACM4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:03PM Sep 30, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.34 ft at 8:20 PM EDT 30-Sep-2020. 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 48 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) 9.98 ft on 01/12/2020
(2) 9.90 ft on 08/11/2014
(3) 10.58 ft on 05/26/2011
(4) 10.74 ft on 05/13/2004
(5) 7.55 ft on 04/05/2003
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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
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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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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