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North Fork of the Red River near Carter Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:30PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 1:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 2:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 2:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 3:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 3:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 4:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 4:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 5:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 6:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 7:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 7:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 8:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 8:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 9:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 9:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 10:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 10:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 11:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 11:30AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 12:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 12:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 2:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 2:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 3:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 3:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 4:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 4:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 5:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 5:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 6:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 6:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 7:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 7:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 8:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 8:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 9:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 9:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:00PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 11:30PM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 12:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 1:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 2:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 2:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 3:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 3:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 4:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 4:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 5:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 5:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 6:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 6:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 7:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 7:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 8:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 8:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.39 ft at 9:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 9:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:00AM Feb 18, 2020Highest Observation: 6.56 ft at 10:30AM Feb 18, 2020Highest Observation: 6.56 ft at 11:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.41 ft at 11:30AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 12:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 12:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 1:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.39 ft at 2:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.47 ft at 2:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 3:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.42 ft at 4:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.53 ft at 4:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 6:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.33 ft at 7:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 7:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 8:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 9:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.42 ft at 9:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 10:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 11:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 11:30PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 12:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.4 ft at 12:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.27 ft at 1:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.42 ft at 1:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 2:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.31 ft at 3:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 4:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.32 ft at 4:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.39 ft at 5:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.2 ft at 5:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 6:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.33 ft at 8:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 9:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 9:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 10:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:30AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 12:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.24 ft at 12:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.29 ft at 1:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 2:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.33 ft at 2:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.33 ft at 3:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 3:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.32 ft at 4:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 4:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 5:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 6:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 7:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.44 ft at 8:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 9:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 9:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 10:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.32 ft at 10:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.31 ft at 11:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.49 ft at 11:30PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 12:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 1:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 1:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 2:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 2:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 3:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 3:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 4:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.51 ft at 4:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.51 ft at 5:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.48 ft at 5:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 6:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 7:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 7:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.37 ft at 8:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.29 ft at 9:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.29 ft at 10:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.24 ft at 11:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 11:30AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 12:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 1:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 1:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 2:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.29 ft at 2:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.23 ft at 3:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 3:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.45 ft at 4:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 4:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.29 ft at 7:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.31 ft at 7:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.29 ft at 8:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.32 ft at 8:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.31 ft at 9:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 10:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.09 ft at 10:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.15 ft at 11:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.08 ft at 11:30PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 6.06 ft at 12:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.07 ft at 12:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.13 ft at 1:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.11 ft at 1:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.2 ft at 2:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.12 ft at 3:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.16 ft at 3:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.36 ft at 4:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.39 ft at 4:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.07 ft at 5:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.02 ft at 6:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.22 ft at 6:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 8:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 8:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.16 ft at 9:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.13 ft at 10:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 10:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.16 ft at 11:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 11:30AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 12:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.15 ft at 12:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.18 ft at 1:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 1:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.15 ft at 2:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.18 ft at 2:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 3:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 3:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.15 ft at 4:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 5:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.16 ft at 5:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 6:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.18 ft at 7:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 7:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 8:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 9:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.17 ft at 9:30PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.19 ft at 10:00PM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 6.16 ft at 10:30PM Feb 21, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCARO2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:01PM Feb 21, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.16 ft at 10:30 PM CST 21-Feb-2020. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the North Fork of the Red River near Carter 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: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 17
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 20.08 ft on 06/04/1995
(2) 19.98 ft on 05/17/1977
(3) 18.63 ft on 05/08/2019
(4) 18.42 ft on 05/26/1959
(5) 18.33 ft on 05/21/1977
(6) 17.88 ft on 10/03/1986
(7) 17.85 ft on 05/26/2019
(8) 17.62 ft on 05/24/2015
(9) 17.58 ft on 05/17/1982
(10) 17.02 ft on 05/30/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.85 ft on 05/26/2019
(2) 16.40 ft on 05/25/2019
(3) 18.63 ft on 05/08/2019
(4) 17.62 ft on 05/24/2015
(5) 15.81 ft on 05/07/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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23 Expect very deep... widespread flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State highway 34 south of Carter floods at stages above 18.5 feet.
22 Expect very deep... widespread flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State highway 34 south of Carter floods at stages above 18.5 feet.
21 Expect very deep... widespread flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State highway 34 south of Carter floods at stages above 18.5 feet.
20 Expect deep flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State Highway 34 south of Carter floods at stages above 18.5 feet.
19 Expect deep flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State Highway 34 south of Carter floods at stages above 18.5 feet.
18 Expect moderate flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties, and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State Highway 34 south of Carter may be be overtopped.
17 Expect flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties, and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State Highway 34 south of Carter is not expected to be closed.
16 Expect flooding of fields and rural roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties, and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake. State Highway 34 south of Carter is not expected to flood.
15 Expect flooding of low-bottom fields and private roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake.
14 Expect flooding of low-bottom fields and private roads in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... and in park areas around the edge of Altus-Lugert Lake.
13 Near-bankfull conditions occur along river in Beckham... Greer and Kiowa counties... above the headwaters of of Altus-Lugert Lake.
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Latitude: 35.168100° N, Longitude: 99.506900° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 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 1668.71 ft 1684.71 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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