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Tyson Wash at Quartzsite Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 0.45 ft at 2:20AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0 ft at 2:20PM Jun 03, 2020Highest Observation: 0.45 ft at 2:20AM Jun 04, 2020Highest Observation: 0.45 ft at 2:20PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 0.16 ft at 2:20AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 0.16 ft at 2:20PM Jun 05, 2020TYSA3(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (7:18PM Jun 5, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.16 ft at 2:20 PM MST 5-Jun-2020. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Tyson Wash at Quartzsite. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 11.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 2
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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13.3 Low cord of Main Street Bridge in Quartzsite.
11.7 100-year (one percent) flood. Widespread inundation throughout Quartzsite.
11.5 Major Flood Stage. Major flooding begins to impact RV parks and other properties along banks of Tyson Wash.
11 Moderate Flood Stage. Water begins to inundate portions of Holiday Palm RV Park and other susceptible properties along banks of Tyson Wash.
10.9 Low point along left bank (west side) Tyson Wash in Quartzsite just upstream of Main Street Bridge.
10.1 50-year flood.
10 Low lying areas adjacent to Tyson Wash inundated.
7.5 10-Year Flood
2 Action Stage. Low water crossings flooded along Tyson Wash.
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Latitude: 33.666026° N, Longitude: 114.221371° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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