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Mud River WV above Milton Stage (ft)MTNW2(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (11:34PM Jul 29, 2021)Flood Stage is 19 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Mud River WV above Milton. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 26
Moderate Flood Stage: 23
Flood Stage: 19
Action Stage: 16
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 29.38 ft on 12/09/1978
(2) 29.35 ft on 02/03/1939
(3) 28.76 ft on 03/02/1997
(4) 28.60 ft on 02/27/1962
(5) 26.70 ft on 12/31/1943
(6) 26.20 ft on 03/07/1967
(7) 25.60 ft on 02/02/1951
(8) 25.10 ft on 05/28/1968
(9) 25.01 ft on 02/01/1950
(10) 24.88 ft on 11/28/1974
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.14 ft on 02/12/2020
(2) 20.21 ft on 12/18/2019 (P)
(3) 19.40 ft on 05/07/2018
(4) 22.90 ft on 03/05/2015
(5) 28.76 ft on 03/02/1997
(6) 16.39 ft on 12/14/1979
(7) 29.38 ft on 12/09/1978
(8) 23.06 ft on 01/26/1978
(9) 23.18 ft on 04/05/1977
(10) 19.54 ft on 03/22/1976
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.
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26 Major flooding along the Mud River. Homes, buildings, and roads are flooded near the river.
23 Moderate flooding along the Mud River. Homes and buildings near the river are flooded.
19 Minor flooding along the Mud River. Several low spots along West Mud River Road are flooded.
16 East Mud River Road near the intersection of Girl Scouts Camp Road, low spot, starts to get water on it. Also, West Mud River Road low dips start to get water on them.
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Latitude: 38.388080° N, Longitude: 82.113319° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 19 ft  
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 573.81 592.81  
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available  
MSL Not Available Not Available  
Other Not Available Not Available  

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