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Wahoo Creek at Wahoo Stage (ft)WOON1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (10:31PM Apr 19, 2024)Flood Stage is 21 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
NOTE: Forecasts for the Wahoo Creek at Wahoo 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: 28.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 24
Flood Stage: 21
Action Stage: 18
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 29.15 ft on 06/24/1963
(2) 27.95 ft on 05/11/2016
(3) 26.61 ft on 03/13/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.68 ft on 08/08/2021
(2) 25.64 ft on 05/28/2019
(3) 26.61 ft on 03/13/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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28.5 Water begins to impact homes north of the creek and may be near the railroad track just south of Wahoo.
24.5 Substantial overbank flooding begins possibly impacting Highway 92 between Weston and Wahoo.
24 Water begins to impact the bottom of the bridge at the gage site (Old Highway 77).
21 At this level County Road J downstream of Wahoo begins to flood.
(1) Looking north to Wahoo (stage is 23 feet)
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Latitude: 41.201720° N, Longitude: 96.622600° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 21 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(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 1152.05 1172.05 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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