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South Umpqua River at Roseburg Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Forecast: 6 ft 5:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 6.01 ft 11:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 6.03 ft 5:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.05 ft 11:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.07 ft 5:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.07 ft 11:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.05 ft 5:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.04 ft 11:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.04 ft 5:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.03 ft 11:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.04 ft 5:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.06 ft 11:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.09 ft 5:00PM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.11 ft 11:00PM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.12 ft 5:00AM Apr 24, 2024Forecast: 6.13 ft 11:00AM Apr 24, 2024Forecast: 6.14 ft 5:00PM Apr 24, 2024Forecast: 6.14 ft 11:00PM Apr 24, 2024Forecast: 6.13 ft 5:00AM Apr 25, 2024Forecast: 6.12 ft 11:00AM Apr 25, 2024Forecast: 6.11 ft 5:00PM Apr 25, 2024Forecast: 6.1 ft 11:00PM Apr 25, 2024Forecast: 6.14 ft 5:00AM Apr 26, 2024Forecast: 6.22 ft 11:00AM Apr 26, 2024Forecast: 6.35 ft 5:00PM Apr 26, 2024Forecast: 6.47 ft 11:00PM Apr 26, 2024Highest Forecast: 6.52 ft 5:00AM Apr 27, 2024Forecast: 6.51 ft 11:00AM Apr 27, 2024Douglas County Natural ResourcesRSBO3(plotting HGIRP) Graph Created (12:45PM Apr 20, 2024)ObservedForecast (issued 11:09AM Apr 20)Flood Stage is 22 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the South Umpqua River at Roseburg are issued routinely year-round.

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Upstream Gauge - near Winston Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Elkton
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 32
Moderate Flood Stage: 26
Flood Stage: 22
Action Stage: 20
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 34.00 ft on 12/23/1950
(2) 34.00 ft on 12/23/1964
(3) 31.00 ft on 10/29/1950
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.46 ft on 11/21/2012
(2) 15.06 ft on 01/20/2012
(3) 22.20 ft on 01/01/1997
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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30 Flooding begins in the town of Roseburg upstream from Oak Street along the South Umpqua River.
25 Expect flooding to begin along Deer Creek close to and at the confluence of the South Umpqua River.
22 The South Umpqua River at Roseburg is at floodstage. Expect minor flooding of structures along Arizona Street and upstream of the downtown bridges in low areas along the South Umpqua River.
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Latitude: 43.211111° N, Longitude: 123.349722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 22 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(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 29 414.72 ft 436.72 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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