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Licking River near Salyersville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 5.98 ft at 8:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 8:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 10:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 10:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.95 ft at 12:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.95 ft at 12:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.95 ft at 12:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.95 ft at 12:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.94 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.94 ft at 2:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.94 ft at 2:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.93 ft at 2:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 3:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.9 ft at 7:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.9 ft at 7:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.9 ft at 7:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.9 ft at 7:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.89 ft at 8:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.89 ft at 8:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.89 ft at 8:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.89 ft at 8:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.88 ft at 9:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.88 ft at 9:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.88 ft at 9:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.88 ft at 9:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.88 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.87 ft at 10:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.87 ft at 10:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.87 ft at 10:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.87 ft at 11:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.86 ft at 11:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.86 ft at 11:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.86 ft at 11:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.86 ft at 12:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.86 ft at 12:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.86 ft at 12:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.85 ft at 12:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.85 ft at 1:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.85 ft at 1:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.85 ft at 1:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.84 ft at 1:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.84 ft at 2:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.84 ft at 2:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.84 ft at 2:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.84 ft at 2:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.83 ft at 3:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.83 ft at 3:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.83 ft at 3:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.83 ft at 3:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.83 ft at 4:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.82 ft at 4:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.82 ft at 4:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.82 ft at 4:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.82 ft at 5:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.82 ft at 5:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 5:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 5:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 6:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 6:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 6:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 6:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.8 ft at 7:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.8 ft at 7:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.8 ft at 7:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.8 ft at 8:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 8:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 8:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 9:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 9:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 9:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 10:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 10:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 10:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 11:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 11:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 11:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 11:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 12:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 12:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 12:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.77 ft at 12:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.77 ft at 1:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.77 ft at 1:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.77 ft at 1:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.77 ft at 1:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 2:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 2:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 2:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 2:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 3:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 3:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 3:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 3:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 4:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 4:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 4:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 4:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 5:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 5:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.75 ft at 5:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 5:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 6:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 6:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 6:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 6:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 7:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.73 ft at 7:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.73 ft at 7:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.73 ft at 7:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.73 ft at 8:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.73 ft at 8:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.73 ft at 8:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.72 ft at 8:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.72 ft at 9:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.72 ft at 9:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.72 ft at 9:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 9:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 10:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 10:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 10:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 10:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 11:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 11:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 11:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 11:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 12:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 12:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 12:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.69 ft at 12:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.69 ft at 1:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.69 ft at 1:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.68 ft at 1:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.68 ft at 1:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.68 ft at 2:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.68 ft at 2:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.68 ft at 2:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 2:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 3:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 3:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 3:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 3:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.66 ft at 4:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.66 ft at 4:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.66 ft at 4:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.66 ft at 5:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.66 ft at 5:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 5:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 5:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 6:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 6:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 6:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 7:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 7:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 7:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 7:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 8:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 8:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 8:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 9:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 9:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 9:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 9:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 10:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 10:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 10:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 11:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 11:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 11:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 12:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 12:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 12:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 12:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 1:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 1:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.56 ft at 9:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.56 ft at 9:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.56 ft at 9:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.55 ft at 9:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.55 ft at 10:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.55 ft at 10:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.55 ft at 10:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.54 ft at 10:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.54 ft at 11:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.54 ft at 11:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.54 ft at 11:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.53 ft at 11:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 5.53 ft at 12:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.53 ft at 12:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.53 ft at 12:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 12:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 1:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 1:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 1:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 1:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 2:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.51 ft at 2:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.51 ft at 2:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.51 ft at 2:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.51 ft at 3:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.5 ft at 3:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.5 ft at 3:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.5 ft at 3:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.49 ft at 5:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.49 ft at 5:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.49 ft at 5:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.49 ft at 5:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 7:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 7:15AM May 19, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSAYK2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:22AM May 19, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.48 ft at 7:15 AM EDT 19-May-2019. Flood Stage is 17 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Licking River near Salyersville. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 21
Moderate Flood Stage: 19
Flood Stage: 17
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 25.40 ft on 02/03/1939
(2) 24.91 ft on 12/09/1978
(3) 23.70 ft on 02/27/1962
(4) 23.08 ft on 05/07/1984
(5) 23.05 ft on 05/31/2004
(6) 22.51 ft on 02/01/1951
(7) 22.41 ft on 03/22/1952
(8) 21.71 ft on 02/14/1948
(9) 21.65 ft on 02/28/1955
(10) 21.51 ft on 12/03/1991
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.09 ft on 05/02/2016
(2) 20.67 ft on 05/09/2009
(3) 17.52 ft on 04/30/2005
(4) 23.05 ft on 05/31/2004
(5) 17.75 ft on 02/16/2003
(6) 14.92 ft on 05/03/2002
(7) 19.93 ft on 06/17/1997 (P)
(8) 19.94 ft on 03/03/1997
(9) 20.77 ft on 06/09/1996
(10) 19.96 ft on 05/19/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 5.55 ft on 09/28/1965

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21 Major flooding occurs
19 Moderate flooding occurs
17 Low lying areas flood
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(1) Looking NE
(2) DCP Enclosure
(3) Looking Downstream
(4) Looking N
(5) Looking Upstream
(6) Inside DCP Enclosure
(7) Diversion Channel - Upstream
(8) Diversion Channel - Downstream
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Latitude: 37.730556° N, Longitude: 83.058056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 17 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 29 840 ft 857 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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