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Huichica Creek at RCD Vineyard Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 3.09 ft at 1:49AM May 18, 2024Highest Observation: 3.09 ft at 1:50AM May 18, 2024Highest Observation: 3.09 ft at 1:50PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.08 ft at 1:50PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:50AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.08 ft at 1:50PM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.06 ft at 1:50AM May 21, 2024Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:49PM May 21, 2024Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:50PM May 21, 2024Observed: 3.04 ft at 1:50PM May 22, 2024HUIC1(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (11:45PM May 22, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.04 ft at 1:50 PM PDT 22-May-2024. Flood Stage is 9.5 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Huichica Creek at RCD Vineyard. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 13
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 9.5
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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13 Major flood stage. Flood waters are 3.5 feet on adjacent floodplain.
11 Moderate flood stage. Flood waters are 1.5 feet deep on floodplain. NWS will issue a Flash Flood Warning if not yet already issued.
9.5 Minor flood stage. Backwatering begins at bridge. Flows likely spill onto floodplain from backwatering. NWS may issue an urban/small stream advisory if not yet already issued.
8 Monitor stage. Water is 1.5 feet below backwater conditions at bridge crossing and below floodplain. NWS may issue a Flash Flood Watch if not yet already issued.
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Latitude: 38.220833° N, Longitude: 122.353611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 9.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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 Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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