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Mason Creek at Mason Creek Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:57AM Sep 10, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 10:57PM Sep 11, 2019Highest Observation: 2 ft at 2:27PM Sep 12, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 3:39AM Sep 13, 2019MSCV2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (2:34AM Sep 17, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.1 ft at 3:39 AM EDT 13-Sep-2019. Flood Stage is 7 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Mason Creek at Mason Creek. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 13
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 7
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 8.50 ft on 06/27/2006
(2) 8.30 ft on 01/15/1995
(3) 8.20 ft on 06/28/1995
(4) 7.90 ft on 07/04/2013
(5) 7.90 ft on 10/11/2018
(6) 7.50 ft on 01/23/2017
(7) 7.50 ft on 09/29/2015
(8) 6.40 ft on 11/29/2011
(9) 6.30 ft on 01/31/2013
(10) 6.30 ft on 09/30/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7.90 ft on 10/11/2018
(2) 6.00 ft on 04/24/2018
(3) 7.50 ft on 01/23/2017
(4) 6.30 ft on 09/30/2016
(5) 7.50 ft on 09/29/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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18.5 Water reaches the roadway on the Route 740 bridge. Extreme flooding in the watershed.
12.5 Water over the bridge on Route 765 0.8 miles DS from gage.
11 Parts of Route 765 on downstream left bank are flooded.
8 Flooding begins along Sycamore Drive on downstream left bank near gage.
7.5 Water approaches lower parts of Ramey Mobile home park
6.5 Parts of Bendemeer Road (Route 699) flooded in the Mason Cove area.
(1) Downstream of Mason Creek from Rte. 740 bridge, gauge on right - Jan. 23, 2017; stage 7.2 ft.
(2) Downstream of Mason Creek from Rte. 765 bridge - Jan. 23, 2017; stage 7.2 ft.
(3) Upstream from Rte. 740 bridge - Jan 23, 2017; stage 7.2 ft.
(4) Mason Creek at Hanging Rock under Rte. 419 bridge - Jan. 23, 2017; stage 7.2 ft.
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Latitude: 37.352361° N, Longitude: 80.046614° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 7 ft  
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