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Yukon River at Galena Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 114.1 ft at 11:00AM May 13, 2024Observed: 113.3 ft at 7:00AM May 14, 2024Observed: 113 ft at 11:00AM May 14, 2024Observed: 111.4 ft at 11:00AM May 15, 2024Observed: 110.4 ft at 10:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 110.5 ft at 1:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 110.8 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 110.5 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2024USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGYRA2(plotting HGIRV) Graph Created (10:17PM May 19, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 110.5 ft at 2:00 PM AKDT 19-May-2024. Flood Stage is 124 ft
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NOTE: Stage data may not be available during winter months.

NOTE: Stage measured manually and reported by river observer. No automated gauge on-site.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Yukon River at Galena. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 128
Moderate Flood Stage: 126
Flood Stage: 124
Action Stage: 119
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Latitude: 64.736111° N, Longitude: 156.900833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 124 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 24 ft 148 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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