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Saco River near Conway Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.52 ft at 7:15AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.52 ft at 7:30AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.52 ft at 7:45AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.52 ft at 8:00AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 8:15AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 8:30AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 8:45AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 9:00AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 9:15AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 9:30AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.5 ft at 9:45AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.5 ft at 10:00AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.5 ft at 10:15AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.5 ft at 10:30AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.5 ft at 10:45AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.5 ft at 11:00AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 11:15AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 11:30AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 11:45AM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 12:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 12:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 12:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 12:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 1:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 1:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 1:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 1:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 2:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 2:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 2:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 2:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 3:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 3:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 3:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 3:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 4:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 4:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 4:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 4:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 6:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 6:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 6:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 6:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.48 ft at 7:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 7:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 7:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 7:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 8:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 8:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 8:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 8:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 9:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 9:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 9:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 9:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 11:00PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 11:15PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 11:30PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 11:45PM Sep 14, 2021Observed: 2.47 ft at 12:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 12:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 12:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 12:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 1:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 1:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 1:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 1:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 3:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 3:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 3:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 3:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 5:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 5:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 5:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 5:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 6:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 6:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 6:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 6:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 7:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 7:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 7:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 7:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 8:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 8:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 8:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 8:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.44 ft at 10:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.44 ft at 10:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 10:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 10:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 11:00AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 11:15AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 11:30AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 11:45AM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 1:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 1:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 1:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 1:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 2:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 2:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 2:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 2:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 3:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 3:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 3:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 3:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.43 ft at 4:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.45 ft at 4:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.49 ft at 6:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.5 ft at 6:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 6:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.51 ft at 6:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.54 ft at 8:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.54 ft at 8:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.55 ft at 8:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.56 ft at 8:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.57 ft at 10:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:00PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:15PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:30PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:45PM Sep 15, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 12:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 12:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 12:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 12:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 2:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 2:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 2:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 2:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 3:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 3:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 3:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.6 ft at 3:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.6 ft at 4:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.6 ft at 4:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.6 ft at 4:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.6 ft at 4:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.61 ft at 5:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.62 ft at 6:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.62 ft at 6:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.62 ft at 6:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.62 ft at 6:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.64 ft at 8:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.64 ft at 8:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.64 ft at 8:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 11:00AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 11:15AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 11:30AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 11:45AM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 12:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 1:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 1:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 1:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 1:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 5:00PM Sep 16, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 5:15PM Sep 16, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 5:30PM Sep 16, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 5:45PM Sep 16, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 6:00PM Sep 16, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 6:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 9:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 9:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:45PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:00PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:15PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:30PM Sep 16, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:45PM Sep 16, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 12:00AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 12:15AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 12:30AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 12:45AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 1:00AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 1:15AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 1:30AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Observation: 2.71 ft at 1:45AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 2:00AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 2:15AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 2:30AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 2:45AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:00AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:15AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:30AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:45AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:00AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:15AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:30AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:45AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 5:00AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 5:15AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 5:30AM Sep 17, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 5:45AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00AM Sep 17, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 2:00PM Sep 17, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00PM Sep 17, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 2:00AM Sep 18, 2021Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00AM Sep 18, 2021Forecast: 2.5 ft 2:00PM Sep 18, 2021Forecast: 2.5 ft 8:00PM Sep 18, 2021Forecast: 2.5 ft 2:00AM Sep 19, 2021Forecast: 2.5 ft 8:00AM Sep 19, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCNWN3(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:06AM Sep 17, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 11:27AM Sep 16)Latest observed value: 2.69 ft at 5:45 AM EDT 17-Sep-2021. Flood Stage is 9 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 16
Moderate Flood Stage: 14
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 19.03 ft on 03/07/1979
(2) 17.23 ft on 08/29/2011
(3) 17.20 ft on 03/27/1953
(4) 17.04 ft on 04/01/1987
(5) 16.45 ft on 03/19/1936
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 15.04 ft on 10/30/2017
(2) 9.60 ft on 07/02/2017
(3) 13.13 ft on 04/16/2014
(4) 10.59 ft on 10/30/2012
(5) 10.78 ft on 06/03/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.61 ft on 03/16/1932

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17 In Conway, Hillside Avenue, Washington Street, and East Side Drive flood. Water rises to just below the covered bridge on East Side Road. All of Transvale Acres to West Side Road floods. Flood waters 10 to 12 feet deep at Beach and Eastern Slope camping areas.
13 Flooding occurs on West Side Road and River Road.
12 Much of Transvale Acres floods from Moat Brook Bridge east to the Saco River. Up to 80 percent of the Saco River Camping area floods up to a depth of 2.5 feet.
11 Flood waters 2 to 3 feet deep at Beach and Eastern Slope camping areas. One third of Saco River Camping area floods to a depth of 6 to 18 inches.
10 Flood waters 1 to 2 feet deep in sections of Beach and Eastern Slope Camping areas.
9.5 In Transvale Acres, Moat Brook Bridge and the lower part of E. Road flood.
9 Water rises up to 1 feet deep in Beach and Eastern Slope camping areas.
8 Water starts to enter Transvale Acres in Conway.
7.5 Water starts to enter Beach and Eastern Slope camping area in Conway.
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Latitude: 43.990833° N, Longitude: 71.090556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9 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 29 418.19 ft 427.19 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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