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Green River (KY) at Munfordville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.28 ft at 3:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.28 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2019Highest Observation: 3.29 ft at 4:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.28 ft at 4:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.28 ft at 4:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 5:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 6:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 6:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 7:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.27 ft at 7:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 7:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.26 ft at 9:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 6:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 7:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 8:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 11:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 11:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 11:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 2:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 2:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 2:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.23 ft at 3:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 4:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 9:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 9:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 9:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 10:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 10:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 10:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 11:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 11:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 11:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 1:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 1:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 2:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 2:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 2:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 4:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 4:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.19 ft at 5:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 5:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 5:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 6:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 6:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 6:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 8:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 8:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.18 ft at 8:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 8:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 12:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 12:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 3:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 3:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 5:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 5:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 4:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 4:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 4:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 5:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 8:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 8:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 8:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 9:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.13 ft at 9:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 9:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 10:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 10:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 10:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 12:15PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:30PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:45PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.12 ft at 1:00PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:15PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:30PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:45PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:00PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:15PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:30PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:45PM May 22, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 3:00PM May 22, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesMFVK2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:41PM May 22, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.11 ft at 3:00 PM EDT 22-May-2019. Flood Stage is 28 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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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 Green River (KY) at Munfordville 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: 57
Moderate Flood Stage: 50
Flood Stage: 28
Action Stage: 26
Low Stage (in feet): 1.6

Historic Crests
(1) 57.72 ft on 03/01/1962
(2) 54.00 ft on 01/01/1913
(3) 53.78 ft on 05/08/1984
(4) 51.89 ft on 12/10/1978
(5) 51.88 ft on 05/04/2010
(6) 50.40 ft on 01/23/1937
(7) 48.31 ft on 03/25/1952
(8) 45.76 ft on 03/14/1975
(9) 43.48 ft on 01/12/1974
(10) 43.40 ft on 01/22/1935
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 28.27 ft on 12/27/2015
(2) 32.08 ft on 04/16/2015 (P)
(3) 32.49 ft on 03/06/2015
(4) 30.51 ft on 02/06/2014
(5) 31.83 ft on 07/08/2013
(6) 30.66 ft on 11/30/2011
(7) 29.57 ft on 05/04/2011
(8) 34.68 ft on 04/13/2011
(9) 29.12 ft on 02/26/2011
(10) 51.88 ft on 05/04/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.14 ft on 08/01/1984
(2) 2.10 ft on 10/04/1969
(3) 2.20 ft on 09/02/1921
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57.7 All of bottomland floods. City still is at least 20 feet above flood waters.
57 Munfordville Waste Water Treatment Plant floods.
50 Most of the agricultural bottomland floods. Eve Highway (KY 566) floods near Lynn Camp Creek bridge.
49 Green River Valley Water District Treatment Plant floods.
28 Water enters city park under US 31W bridge.
Photos
(1) Gauge house with antenna
(2) Staff and Crest Gages
(3) Staff Gage near River
(4) Staff Gage attached to Bridge Pier
(5) KY 88 bridge pier
(6) River Road Park
(7) Front of Old Conveyor Tower
(8) Back of Old Conveyor Tower
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Latitude: 37.269444° N, Longitude: 85.888056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 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 29 451.7 ft 479.7 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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