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Big Wood River at Hailey Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:45PM Jan 14, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:00PM Jan 14, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:15PM Jan 14, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:30PM Jan 14, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:45PM Jan 14, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 12:00AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 12:15AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 12:30AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 12:45AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 1:00AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 1:15AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 1:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:45AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 2:00AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 2:15AM Jan 15, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 2:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 4:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 4:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 4:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 4:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 5:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 6:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 7:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 7:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:00AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 11:15AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 11:30AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 11:45AM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 12:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 12:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 12:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 12:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 2:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 2:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 2:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 4:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 4:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 6:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 6:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 6:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 6:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 7:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 8:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 8:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 9:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 9:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 9:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:00PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:15PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:30PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:45PM Jan 15, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 5:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 5:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 5:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 5:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 6:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 6:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 6:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 6:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 8:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 10:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 10:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 10:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 10:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:00AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:15AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:30AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 11:45AM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 7:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 7:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 7:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 7:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 8:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 8:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 8:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 9:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 9:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 9:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 9:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 10:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:00PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:15PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:30PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:45PM Jan 16, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:00AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:15AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:30AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:45AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 1:15AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:30AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 2:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 2:15AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 2:30AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 2:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 3:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 3:15AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 3:30AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 3:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 4:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 4:15AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 4:30AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 4:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 5:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 5:15AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 5:30AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 5:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 6:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 6:15AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 6:30AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 6:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 7:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 7:15AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 7:30AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 7:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 8:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 8:15AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 8:30AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 8:45AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 9:00AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 9:15AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 9:30AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 9:45AM Jan 17, 2020Highest Observation: 1.61 ft at 10:00AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:15AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:30AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:45AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:00AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:15AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:30AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:45AM Jan 17, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:00PM Jan 17, 2020Highest Forecast: 1.6 ft 11:00PM Jan 17, 2020Highest Forecast: 1.6 ft 5:00AM Jan 18, 2020Highest Forecast: 1.6 ft 11:00AM Jan 18, 2020Highest Forecast: 1.6 ft 5:00PM Jan 18, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00PM Jan 18, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00AM Jan 19, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00AM Jan 19, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00PM Jan 19, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00PM Jan 19, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00AM Jan 20, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00AM Jan 20, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00PM Jan 20, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00PM Jan 20, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00AM Jan 21, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00AM Jan 21, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00PM Jan 21, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00PM Jan 21, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00AM Jan 22, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00AM Jan 22, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00PM Jan 22, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00PM Jan 22, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00AM Jan 23, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00AM Jan 23, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00PM Jan 23, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00PM Jan 23, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00AM Jan 24, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 11:00AM Jan 24, 2020Forecast: 1.59 ft 5:00PM Jan 24, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHALI1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (10:33PM Jan 17, 2020)ObservedForecast (issued 3:56PM Jan 17)Latest observed value: 1.6 ft at 12:00 PM MST 17-Jan-2020. Flood Stage is 5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Big Wood River at Hailey are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 6
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 3.7
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 8.36 ft on 05/07/2017
(2) 7.93 ft on 05/30/1983
(3) 7.92 ft on 05/21/2006
(4) 7.72 ft on 05/25/1967
(5) 7.20 ft on 06/16/1974
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 5.12 ft on 05/26/2018
(2) 8.36 ft on 05/07/2017
(3) 4.31 ft on 06/09/2016
(4) 3.49 ft on 06/09/2015
(5) 3.63 ft on 05/28/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -0.02 ft on 02/24/1969
(2) 0.23 ft on 01/21/1967
(3) 0.24 ft on 01/24/1965
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8 or 5733 cfs... Numerous locations from the confluence of Warm Springs Creek downstream to Bellevue will have flooding problems. Many roads may be inaccessible and many houses and infrastructure will be impacted. Significant floodingin Cedar, War Eagle, and Della Vista Drives in the lower subdivisions in Hailey area will be inaccessible. Flooding in Riverview Drive area of Bellevue. Draper Preserve in Hailey is inaccessible. Water may be over some secondary roads in West Ketchum (Wood River Drive).
6 or 3161 cfs... Moderate flooding will occur along Cedar, War Eagle, and Della Vista Drives in the lower subdivisions in Hailey which may be inaccessible. FLooding in Riverview Drive area of Bellevue. Draper Preserve in Hailey is inaccessible. Water may be over some secondary roads in West Ketchum (Wood River Drive). Gimlet subdivision will have some residents with flooding issues.
5 or 2181 cfs... Street flooding will occur along Cedar, War Eagle, and Della Vista Drives in the lower subdivisions in Hailey and Riverview drive in Bellevue. Draper Preserve in Hailey is inaccessible. Water may be over some secondary roads in West Ketchum (Wood River Drive). Gimlet subdivision will have flooding issues.
3.7 or 1199 cfs... Near bankfull from Ketchum down-river to Glendale Road Bridge south of Bellevue. Some lowland seepage and ponding is possible in residential areas near the river especially in the Della View subdivision on far western War Eagle Drive. Gimlet subdivision may experience ponding.
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Latitude: 43.517158° N, Longitude: 114.321483° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 5 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 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 5295.42 ft 5301.42 ft  

Current/Historical Observations:

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USGS Historical Peak Flows     (Scroll to Streamflow Statistics for more years)
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Graphical View of Historical Peak Flows and Gage Analysis 

25   Year Peak Flood 5530 CFS or 7.94 ft
50   Year Peak Flood 6370 CFS or 8.57 ft
100 Year Peak Flood 7210 CFS or 9.17 ft
200 Year Peak Flood 8050 CFS or 9.75 ft
500 Year Peak Flood 9190 CFS or 10.49 ft
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