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Smith River near Fieldale RG/SG IFLOWS Stage (ft)Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:12PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 2.7 ft at 1:12AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 2.6 ft at 5:03AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 2.6 ft at 7:12AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 2.6 ft at 1:09PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 2.8 ft at 7:12PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 2.8 ft at 1:12AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 2.8 ft at 6:27AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 2.8 ft at 1:12PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:12PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:12AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:12AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 2.8 ft at 1:12PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:39PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:36AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 2.8 ft at 7:13AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 2.6 ft at 1:12PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:12PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 3.2 ft at 11:27PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 3.4 ft at 3:24AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 3.6 ft at 7:12AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 3.5 ft at 1:12PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 3.8 ft at 4:30PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:03PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 3.7 ft at 7:12PM Dec 07, 2022Highest Observation: 4 ft at 10:18PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:09PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 3.7 ft at 1:12AM Dec 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4 ft at 3:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:39AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 6:48AM Dec 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4 ft at 7:12AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:39AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.8 ft at 12:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.5 ft at 1:03PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.8 ft at 6:30PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:12PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.5 ft at 8:09PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 3.8 ft at 1:09AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.7 ft at 1:12AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.4 ft at 1:39AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.7 ft at 4:06AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.4 ft at 4:30AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:13AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:06AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:57AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.8 ft at 11:18AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:12PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 2:09PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:42PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:00PM Dec 09, 2022SPSV2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (6:05PM Dec 9, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.8 ft at 5:00 PM EST 9-Dec-2022. Flood Stage is 7 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Smith River near Fieldale RG/SG IFLOWS. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.
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Upstream Gauge - at Bassett Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - above Hydro Elec Plant
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Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 17
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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20.5 Water begins to overtop the bridge at Daniels Creek Road.
17 Water approaches the bottom of the Daniels Creek Road bridge over the Smith River.
14 Minor flooding of lowlands downstream from the gage in Koehler area.
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Latitude: 36.704678° N, Longitude: 79.935007° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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