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Patoka River at Patoka Lake Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 3:00AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 3:15AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 3:30AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 3:45AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 4:00AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 4:15AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 4:30AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 4:45AM Jun 28, 2022Highest Observation: 536.12 ft at 5:00AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 5:15AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 5:30AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 5:45AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 6:00AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 6:15AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 6:30AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 6:45AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 7:00AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 7:15AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 7:30AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 7:45AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 8:00AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 8:15AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 8:30AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.11 ft at 8:45AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 9:00AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 9:15AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 9:30AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 9:45AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 10:00AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 10:15AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 10:30AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 10:45AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 11:00AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 11:15AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 11:30AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.1 ft at 11:45AM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 12:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 12:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 12:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 12:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 1:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 1:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 1:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 1:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 2:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 2:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 2:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 2:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 3:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 3:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 3:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 3:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 4:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.09 ft at 4:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 4:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 4:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 5:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 5:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 5:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 5:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 6:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 6:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 6:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 6:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 7:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 7:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 7:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 7:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 8:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 8:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 8:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 8:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 9:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 9:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 9:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 9:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 10:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 10:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 10:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 10:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 11:00PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 11:15PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.08 ft at 11:30PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 11:45PM Jun 28, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 12:00AM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 12:15AM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 12:30AM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 12:45AM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 1:00AM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 1:15AM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.07 ft at 1:30AM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.07 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Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 2:45PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 3:00PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 3:15PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 3:30PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 3:45PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 4:00PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 4:15PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 4:30PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 4:45PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 5:00PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 5:15PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 5:30PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 5:45PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 6:00PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.05 ft at 6:15PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 6:30PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 6:45PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 7:00PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 7:15PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 7:30PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 7:45PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 8:00PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 8:15PM Jun 29, 2022Observed: 536.06 ft at 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ft at 2:00AM Jul 01, 2022Observed: 536.02 ft at 2:15AM Jul 01, 2022Highest Forecast: 536.1 ft 8:00AM Jul 01, 2022Highest Forecast: 536.1 ft 8:00AM Jul 02, 2022Highest Forecast: 536.1 ft 8:00AM Jul 03, 2022US Army Corps of EngineersPRLI3(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (2:55AM Jul 1, 2022)ObservedForecast (issued 8:49AM Jun 30)Latest observed value: 536.02 ft at 2:15 AM EDT 1-Jul-2022. Flood Stage is 548 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: The future pool levels are furnished by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. These forecasts do not account for future precipitation.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Patoka River at Patoka Lake are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 553
Moderate Flood Stage: 548
Flood Stage: 548
Action Stage: 546
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 549.70 ft on 05/03/2011
(2) 547.50 ft on 04/12/2008
(3) 547.40 ft on 05/12/1996
(4) 547.20 ft on 05/16/1983
(5) 546.50 ft on 07/14/2015
(6) 545.90 ft on 09/01/1979
(7) 545.60 ft on 06/10/1990
(8) 545.30 ft on 07/06/1995
(9) 544.60 ft on 12/03/2006
(10) 544.10 ft on 01/29/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 541.10 ft on 05/29/2017
(2) 541.50 ft on 05/18/2016
(3) 546.50 ft on 07/14/2015
(4) 541.10 ft on 12/27/2013
(5) 544.10 ft on 01/29/2012
(6) 549.70 ft on 05/03/2011
(7) 542.90 ft on 11/06/2009
(8) 547.50 ft on 04/12/2008
(9) 543.50 ft on 01/22/2007
(10) 544.60 ft on 12/03/2006
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 531.10 ft on 11/24/1987
(2) 531.30 ft on 04/24/1997
(3) 531.40 ft on 12/02/2012
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566 Top of dam.
549.7 Record elevation on 05/03/2011
548 Flood pool, spillway crest, dam entrance road closed.
546 Highway 164 closes.
539 Newton-Stewart beach underwater. Handicap fishing pier at overlook underwater.
536 Summer Pool.
532 Winter Pool.
525 Water is below bottom of several boat ramps.
Photos
(1) Intake Tower
(2) Looking at Intake Tower from Park
(3) Park by Intake Tower
(4) Looking at Dam from Parking Lot
(5) Lake from Top of Dam
(6) Road over Dam
(7) Left Side of Lake
(8) Looking at Dam from Park
(9) Tailwater Area from Top fo Dam
(10) Tailwater Chute Below Outlet
(11) View of Outlet
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Latitude: 38.435000° N, Longitude: 86.705556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 548 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
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(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 Not Available 548 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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