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Rocky River NC near Norwood Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:15AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:30AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 11:45AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 12:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 12:16PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 12:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.52 ft at 1:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.58 ft at 1:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.63 ft at 1:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1.87 ft at 2:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 2.02 ft at 2:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 2.55 ft at 3:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 2.94 ft at 3:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 3.36 ft at 3:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 4.25 ft at 4:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 4:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 5:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 6.11 ft at 5:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 6.55 ft at 5:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 6.98 ft at 5:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 7.41 ft at 6:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 7.84 ft at 6:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 8.26 ft at 6:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 8.68 ft at 6:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 9.15 ft at 7:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 9.62 ft at 7:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 10.07 ft at 7:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 10.51 ft at 7:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 10.98 ft at 8:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 11.3 ft at 8:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 11.63 ft at 8:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 12.01 ft at 8:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 12.27 ft at 9:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 12.53 ft at 9:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 12.79 ft at 9:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 13 ft at 9:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 13.32 ft at 10:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 13.5 ft at 10:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 13.66 ft at 10:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 13.9 ft at 10:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 14 ft at 11:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 14.15 ft at 11:15PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 14.29 ft at 11:30PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 14.42 ft at 11:45PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 14.53 ft at 12:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.64 ft at 12:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.74 ft at 12:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.83 ft at 12:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.9 ft at 1:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.97 ft at 1:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15 ft at 1:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15 ft at 1:31AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15 ft at 1:32AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.07 ft at 1:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.07 ft at 1:46AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.1 ft at 2:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.1 ft at 2:01AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.1 ft at 2:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.1 ft at 2:16AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.13 ft at 2:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.13 ft at 2:31AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.12 ft at 2:45AM Dec 14, 2019Highest Observation: 15.16 ft at 3:00AM Dec 14, 2019Highest Observation: 15.16 ft at 3:01AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.13 ft at 3:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.08 ft at 3:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.08 ft at 3:32AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15.02 ft at 3:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 15 ft at 4:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.93 ft at 4:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.89 ft at 4:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.85 ft at 4:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.79 ft at 5:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.74 ft at 5:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.7 ft at 5:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.66 ft at 5:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.65 ft at 6:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.64 ft at 6:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.6 ft at 6:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.57 ft at 7:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.57 ft at 7:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.61 ft at 7:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.65 ft at 8:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.64 ft at 8:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.68 ft at 8:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.7 ft at 8:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.69 ft at 9:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.84 ft at 9:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.71 ft at 9:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.82 ft at 9:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.79 ft at 10:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.8 ft at 10:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.69 ft at 10:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.7 ft at 10:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.64 ft at 11:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.72 ft at 11:15AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.62 ft at 11:30AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.55 ft at 11:45AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.55 ft at 12:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.51 ft at 12:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.45 ft at 12:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.41 ft at 1:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.39 ft at 1:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.28 ft at 1:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.27 ft at 1:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.2 ft at 2:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.15 ft at 2:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.09 ft at 2:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14.04 ft at 2:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 14 ft at 3:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.92 ft at 3:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.84 ft at 3:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.75 ft at 3:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.68 ft at 4:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.61 ft at 4:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.54 ft at 4:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.45 ft at 4:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.37 ft at 5:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.29 ft at 5:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.22 ft at 5:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.14 ft at 5:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 13.06 ft at 6:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.99 ft at 6:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.91 ft at 6:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.83 ft at 6:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.76 ft at 7:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.68 ft at 7:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.6 ft at 7:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.54 ft at 7:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.47 ft at 8:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.38 ft at 8:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.29 ft at 8:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.22 ft at 8:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 9:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 9:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.94 ft at 9:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.84 ft at 9:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.76 ft at 10:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.68 ft at 10:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.58 ft at 10:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.47 ft at 10:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.37 ft at 11:00PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.26 ft at 11:15PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.17 ft at 11:30PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 11.05 ft at 11:45PM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 10.93 ft at 12:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 10.82 ft at 12:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 10.69 ft at 12:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 10.57 ft at 12:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 10.45 ft at 1:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 10.34 ft at 1:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 10.23 ft at 1:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 10.1 ft at 1:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.99 ft at 2:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.86 ft at 2:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.76 ft at 2:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.64 ft at 2:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.54 ft at 3:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.4 ft at 3:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.29 ft at 3:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.18 ft at 3:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.07 ft at 4:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.07 ft at 4:01AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 9.11 ft at 4:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.86 ft at 4:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.7 ft at 4:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.59 ft at 5:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.47 ft at 5:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.34 ft at 5:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.23 ft at 5:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.1 ft at 6:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 8.01 ft at 6:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 6:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.75 ft at 6:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 7:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 7:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.42 ft at 7:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.35 ft at 7:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.23 ft at 8:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.16 ft at 8:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 7.06 ft at 8:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.91 ft at 8:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.81 ft at 9:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.73 ft at 9:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.62 ft at 9:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.55 ft at 9:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.47 ft at 10:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.41 ft at 10:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.26 ft at 10:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.18 ft at 10:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.13 ft at 11:00AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 6.07 ft at 11:15AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:30AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:45AM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.86 ft at 12:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 12:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.66 ft at 12:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.53 ft at 1:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.47 ft at 1:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.41 ft at 1:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.36 ft at 1:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.3 ft at 2:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.2 ft at 2:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.16 ft at 2:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 3:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.06 ft at 3:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 5.02 ft at 3:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 3:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 4:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 5:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 5:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.67 ft at 5:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.64 ft at 6:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 6:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.53 ft at 6:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.49 ft at 7:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.46 ft at 7:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 7:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 8:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.2 ft at 9:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 4.06 ft at 11:00PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 3.96 ft at 11:15PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:30PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 11:45PM Dec 15, 2019Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:00AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.89 ft at 12:15AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:30AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 12:45AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:00AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 1:15AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.71 ft at 1:30AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 1:45AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.66 ft at 2:00AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.62 ft at 2:15AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:30AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:45AM Dec 16, 2019Observed: 3.56 ft at 3:00AM Dec 16, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesNRWN7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:34AM Dec 16, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.56 ft at 3:00 AM EST 16-Dec-2019. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Rocky River NC near Norwood are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 34
Moderate Flood Stage: 30
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 20
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 46.37 ft on 09/18/1945
(2) 46.08 ft on 09/17/2018
(3) 35.00 ft on 08/01/1908
(4) 34.00 ft on 08/31/1952
(5) 33.16 ft on 04/01/1973
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.01 ft on 11/16/2018
(2) 21.91 ft on 11/13/2018
(3) 21.00 ft on 10/12/2018
(4) 21.00 ft on 10/12/2018
(5) 46.08 ft on 09/17/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 10/08/1954
(2) 0.29 ft on 09/16/1980
(3) 0.33 ft on 07/21/1986
(4) 0.43 ft on 09/08/1982
(5) 0.50 ft on 10/11/1983

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34 Major flood stage. There is widespread flooding of pasture and farmland.
30 There is widespread flooding of pasture and lowlands adjacent to the river.
20 Minor flood stage. There is significant overflow into adjacent pasture and lowlands.
17 The river gage site is inundated and inaccessible.
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(1) Downstream
(2) Gage site
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Latitude: 35.148333° N, Longitude: 80.175833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 20 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 29 212.91 ft 232.91 ft 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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