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Jordan Creek near Juneau Stage (ft)JRDA2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:47PM Mar 26, 2023)ObservedLatest observed value: 7.75 ft at 12:00 AM AKDT 19-Mar-2023. Flood Stage is 9.7 ft
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NOTE: Gage data do not meet the quality standards of USGS gages.

NOTE: Stage may be affected by ice during winter months.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Jordan Creek near Juneau are issued routinely during the warm season, and as needed at other times of the year.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 10.5
Flood Stage: 9.7
Action Stage: 9.2
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 11.20 ft on 12/02/2020
(2) 10.98 ft on 10/01/2022
(3) 10.97 ft on 10/27/2017
(4) 10.73 ft on 08/29/2022
(5) 10.58 ft on 09/27/2022
(6) 10.24 ft on 08/13/2021
(7) 10.18 ft on 09/09/2016
(8) 10.07 ft on 09/30/2015
(9) 9.96 ft on 09/14/2012
(10) 9.87 ft on 10/15/2022
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.87 ft on 10/15/2022
(2) 10.98 ft on 10/01/2022
(3) 10.58 ft on 09/27/2022
(4) 10.73 ft on 08/29/2022
(5) 9.86 ft on 01/22/2022
(6) 10.24 ft on 08/13/2021
(7) 11.20 ft on 12/02/2020
(8) 9.62 ft on 11/17/2019
(9) 9.77 ft on 10/15/2018
(10) 10.97 ft on 10/27/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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11 Widespread moderate inundation of structures and roads near Jordan Creek with Glacier Highway flooded with more than 3 feet of water.
10.5 There will be some inundation of structures and roads near Jordan Creek with more than one foot of water. Some residential homes and commercial offices along the creek will see significant flooding.
9.7 Water will inundate the Jordan Square's front and back parking lots, around Jordan Creek office condominiums with up to one foot of water. Some residential driveways will be flooded and cut off.
9.2 This is the stage when Jordan Creek is at bankfull and water will begin to inundate areas along the edges of the creek near Race Reality and Jordan Square.
(1) Minor Flooding,residental driveway cutoff:river stage 10ft
(2) Minor Flooding,side parking lot of Jordan Square:river stage 10ft
(3) Minor Flooding, front parking lot of Jordan Square: river stage 10ft
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Latitude: 58.363889° N, Longitude: 134.579722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 9.7 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(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 Not Available Not Available 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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Juneau Weather Forecast Office
8500 Mendenhall Loop Road
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 790-6802
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