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Skagway River at Skagway River Bridge Stage (ft)Observed: 23.09 ft at 3:36AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 4:36AM Jan 18, 2022Highest Observation: 23.22 ft at 5:36AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.12 ft at 6:43AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 7:36AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.1 ft at 8:36AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.15 ft at 9:36AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.13 ft at 10:43AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 11:36AM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 12:36PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.1 ft at 1:43PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 2:37PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 3:36PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 4:43PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 5:36PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 6:37PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 7:36PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 8:36PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 9:43PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 10:36PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 11:38PM Jan 18, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 12:56AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 1:43AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 2:36AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 3:36AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 4:37AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 5:37AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 6:36AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 7:36AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 8:43AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 9:50AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 10:36AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 11:44AM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 12:36PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 1:37PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.18 ft at 2:36PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 3:37PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 4:36PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 7:36PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 8:36PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 9:36PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 10:37PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 11:36PM Jan 19, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 12:50AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 1:36AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 2:36AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 3:43AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 4:37AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 5:43AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 6:36AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 7:37AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 8:37AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 9:43AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 10:37AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 11:36AM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 12:37PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 1:49PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 2:36PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 3:43PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.08 ft at 4:36PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 5:58PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 6:36PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 7:43PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 8:36PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 9:49PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.1 ft at 10:36PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.11 ft at 11:36PM Jan 20, 2022Observed: 23.09 ft at 12:36AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 1:37AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 2:36AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 3:36AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.06 ft at 4:43AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 5:37AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 6:37AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 7:36AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 8:49AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 9:37AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 10:36AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 11:37AM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 12:36PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 2:37PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 3:36PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 4:43PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 5:42PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 6:37PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 8:49PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 9:36PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 10:36PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 11:37PM Jan 21, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 12:56AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 1:43AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 2:36AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 3:36AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 4:37AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 5:49AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 6:36AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 7:36AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 8:43AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 9:50AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 10:36AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 11:43AM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.01 ft at 12:43PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 1:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 2:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.05 ft at 3:37PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.07 ft at 4:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 5:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 6:43PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 7:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.01 ft at 8:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.01 ft at 9:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.02 ft at 10:43PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 11:36PM Jan 22, 2022Observed: 23.03 ft at 12:50AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 23.01 ft at 1:36AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 2:36AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 3:43AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 4:49AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 5:43AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 23 ft at 6:36AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 23.01 ft at 7:37AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.98 ft at 8:37AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.96 ft at 9:37AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.96 ft at 10:36AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.96 ft at 11:36AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.96 ft at 12:36PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 2:09PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 2:36PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.98 ft at 3:36PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 4:37PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 5:50PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.93 ft at 6:36PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.93 ft at 7:43PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 8:36PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 9:43PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 10:36PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.93 ft at 11:36PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 12:36AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 1:36AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 2:43AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 3:36AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 4:43AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 5:36AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 6:37AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 7:37AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 8:50AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 9:56AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.97 ft at 10:36AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 11:36AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.93 ft at 12:43PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.92 ft at 1:37PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 2:43PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.95 ft at 3:36PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 23.04 ft at 4:36PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.99 ft at 5:43PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.9 ft at 6:36PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.89 ft at 7:36PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.77 ft at 8:50PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.87 ft at 9:36PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 10:36PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.98 ft at 11:36PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 22.98 ft at 12:57AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 22.96 ft at 1:44AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 22.94 ft at 2:36AM Jan 25, 2022SKGA2(plotting HGIRV) Graph Created (3:02AM Jan 25, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 22.94 ft at 2:36 AM AKST 25-Jan-2022. Flood Stage is 26.5 ft
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NOTE: Stage may be affected by ice during winter months.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Skagway River at Skagway River Bridge 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: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 28
Flood Stage: 26.5
Action Stage: 25.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 25.80 ft on 01/15/2018
(2) 25.60 ft on 11/23/2005
(3) 25.60 ft on 07/04/2014
(4) 25.52 ft on 09/08/2013
(5) 25.35 ft on 06/25/2012
(6) 25.24 ft on 09/01/2006
(7) 25.10 ft on 10/20/1998
(8) 24.81 ft on 09/27/2017
(9) 24.76 ft on 12/02/2020
(10) 24.76 ft on 09/13/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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25.5 At this stage water will inundate the parking lot along the right bank of the Skagway River near the ball field.
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(1) Downstream view stage 23.53ft
(2) Upstream view stage 23.53ft
(3) Bridges
(4) Pedestrian Bridge and flood impact
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Latitude: 59.468333° N, Longitude: 135.302222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 26.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 25.5 ft 52 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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