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Guyandotte River at Branchland Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 7.32 ft at 5:45PM Jan 16, 2019Highest Observation: 7.32 ft at 6:00PM Jan 16, 2019Highest Observation: 7.32 ft at 6:15PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 6:30PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 6:45PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 7:00PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 7:15PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 7:30PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 7:45PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 8:00PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 8:15PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 8:30PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 8:45PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 9:00PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 9:15PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 9:30PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 9:45PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 10:00PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 10:15PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 10:30PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 10:45PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 11:00PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 11:15PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 11:30PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 11:45PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 12:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 12:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 12:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 12:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 2:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 2:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 2:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 2:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.26 ft at 3:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 5:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 5:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 5:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 5:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.21 ft at 6:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.16 ft at 6:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.16 ft at 6:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.16 ft at 6:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.16 ft at 7:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.16 ft at 7:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.13 ft at 7:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.13 ft at 7:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.13 ft at 8:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.13 ft at 8:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.08 ft at 8:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.08 ft at 8:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.08 ft at 9:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.05 ft at 9:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.05 ft at 9:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.05 ft at 9:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.05 ft at 10:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.01 ft at 10:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.01 ft at 10:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.01 ft at 10:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 7.01 ft at 11:00AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.95 ft at 11:15AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.95 ft at 11:30AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.95 ft at 11:45AM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.95 ft at 12:00PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.95 ft at 12:15PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.95 ft at 12:30PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.9 ft at 12:45PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.9 ft at 1:00PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.9 ft at 1:15PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.9 ft at 1:30PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:45PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.86 ft at 2:00PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.86 ft at 2:15PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.86 ft at 2:30PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.83 ft at 2:45PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.83 ft at 3:00PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.83 ft at 3:15PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 3:30PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 3:45PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 4:00PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 4:15PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 4:30PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 4:45PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 5:00PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 5:15PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.75 ft at 5:30PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.75 ft at 5:45PM Jan 17, 2019Observed: 6.75 ft at 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12:30PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.76 ft at 12:45PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.76 ft at 1:00PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 1:15PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 1:30PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 1:45PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:00PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:15PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:30PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:45PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:00PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:15PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:30PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:45PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 4:00PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 4:15PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 4:30PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 4:45PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 5:00PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 5:15PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 5:30PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 5:45PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 6:00PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 6:15PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 6:30PM Jan 18, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft 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2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 7:15AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 7:30AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 7:45AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 8:00AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 8:15AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 8:30AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 8:45AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 9:00AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 9:15AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 9:30AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 9:45AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 10:00AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 10:15AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 10:30AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 10:45AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 11:00AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 11:15AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 11:30AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 11:45AM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 12:00PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 12:15PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 12:30PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 12:45PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 1:00PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 1:15PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 1:30PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 1:45PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:00PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:15PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:30PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 2:45PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:00PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:15PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:30PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.79 ft at 3:45PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.8 ft at 4:00PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.81 ft at 4:15PM Jan 19, 2019Observed: 6.84 ft at 4:30PM Jan 19, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBRAW2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:34PM Jan 19, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.84 ft at 4:30 PM EST 19-Jan-2019. Flood Stage is 30 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Guyandotte River at Branchland 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: 40
Moderate Flood Stage: 35
Flood Stage: 30
Action Stage: 28
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 44.00 ft on 01/01/1907
(2) 43.83 ft on 03/13/1963
(3) 42.57 ft on 03/01/1955
(4) 42.26 ft on 03/08/1967
(5) 41.88 ft on 01/30/1957
(6) 41.59 ft on 01/13/1974
(7) 40.95 ft on 02/27/1972
(8) 39.24 ft on 01/29/1918
(9) 39.09 ft on 04/06/1977
(10) 39.09 ft on 04/26/1977
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 22.74 ft on 05/26/2017
(2) 22.95 ft on 05/01/2016
(3) 29.61 ft on 04/04/2015
(4) 34.59 ft on 03/05/2015
(5) 34.33 ft on 04/16/2007
(6) 28.54 ft on 11/20/2003
(7) 29.20 ft on 02/23/2003
(8) 36.72 ft on 02/17/2003
(9) 25.53 ft on 03/04/1997
(10) 32.68 ft on 05/17/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.36 ft on 09/20/1915
(2) 2.64 ft on 10/12/1918
(3) 2.66 ft on 10/25/1930
(4) 2.72 ft on 06/01/1918
(5) 2.76 ft on 08/21/1917
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43 Homes along the right bank of the Guyandotte begin to flood.
40 Parking lot of the Quik Mart at the intersection of Hubball Road, and Route 10 floods.
35 Roads along the Guyandotte near West Hamlin begin to flood.
30 Some sections, on the right bank of the river, between Branchland, and West Hamlin begin to flood.
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Latitude: 38.221389° N, Longitude: 82.201667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 30 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 548.07 ft 578.07 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 547.91 ft 577.91 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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