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Southwest Branch Rancocas Creek at Medford Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:45PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 12:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 1:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 1:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 1:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 2:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 2:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 2:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 4:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 6:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 6:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 6:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 7:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 7:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 7:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 9:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 9:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 10:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 11:15AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 11:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 11:45AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 12:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 1:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 1:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 1:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 1:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 2:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 3:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 3:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 3:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 4:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 5:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 5:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 5:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 5:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 6:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 7:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 9:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 9:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:00PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 2:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 5:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 5:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 5:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 6:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 6:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 7:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 10:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 10:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 11:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 12:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 1:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 1:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 1:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 2:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.94 ft at 3:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.94 ft at 3:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.94 ft at 3:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 7:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:30PM Nov 26, 2020Highest Observation: 5 ft at 8:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.98 ft at 9:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 9:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 9:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 9:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 10:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.98 ft at 10:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.99 ft at 10:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.97 ft at 10:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.97 ft at 11:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.97 ft at 11:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.97 ft at 11:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.97 ft at 11:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 4.96 ft at 12:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.96 ft at 12:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.96 ft at 12:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.96 ft at 12:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.94 ft at 1:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.94 ft at 1:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.94 ft at 2:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.94 ft at 2:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 3:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 3:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.92 ft at 4:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.92 ft at 4:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 7:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 7:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 7:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 9:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 9:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 9:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 10:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 10:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 5:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 5:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.83 ft at 5:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 5:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 6:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 6:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 6:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 6:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 7:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 7:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.84 ft at 7:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 7:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 8:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:30PM Nov 27, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesMEDN4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:32PM Nov 27, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.85 ft at 10:30 PM EST 27-Nov-2020. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Southwest Branch Rancocas Creek at Medford. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 17
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 11
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 19.70 ft on 07/13/2004
(2) 15.30 ft on 07/05/1989
(3) 14.76 ft on 04/16/2007
(4) 14.71 ft on 06/20/2019
(5) 14.38 ft on 05/01/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.71 ft on 06/20/2019
(2) 14.38 ft on 05/01/2014
(3) 14.31 ft on 08/28/2011
(4) 14.76 ft on 04/16/2007
(5) 19.70 ft on 07/13/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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19 Widespread flooding with many residences flooded between Medford and Lumberton. Additional widespread flooding is likely to occur further downstream in Lumberton where the south Branch and Southwest Branch merge, although tides still play a role.
17 Additional flooding occurs on Bridge Street in Lumberton. Residences are flooded. Widespread flooding is likely to occur downstream in Lumberton where the South Branch and the Southwest Branch merges, although tides still play a role.
15 Evacuations occur on New Freedom Road with water surrounding homes. Flooding can also occur downstream in Lumberton where the South Branch and Southwest Branch merge, but is highly dependent on tide levels.
14 Flooding occurs in Medford in the vicinity of New Freedom Road and Church Road. Roads are closed. Much of Camp Dark Waters is flooded. Flooding occurs on Bridge Street in Lumberton before the Southwest Branch merges with the South Branch. Flooding can also occur downstream in Lumberton where the South Branch and Southwest Branch merge, but is highly dependent on tide levels.
13 New Freedom Road is closed between Church and Eayerstown Road. Flooding can also occur downstream in Lumberton where the South Branch and Southwest Branch merge, but is highly dependent on tide levels.
11 The creek floods open adjacent land.
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Latitude: 39.895278° N, Longitude: 74.823611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 12 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 18.38 30.38 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

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