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Nooksack River at North Cedarvillle Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 139.61 ft at 8:00AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.61 ft at 8:15AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.61 ft at 8:30AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.61 ft at 8:45AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 9:00AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 9:15AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 9:30AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.61 ft at 9:45AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 10:00AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 10:15AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 10:30AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 10:45AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 11:00AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 11:15AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 11:30AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 11:45AM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 12:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.58 ft at 12:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.58 ft at 12:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.58 ft at 12:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.58 ft at 1:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.57 ft at 1:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.57 ft at 1:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.57 ft at 1:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.56 ft at 2:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.57 ft at 2:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.56 ft at 2:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.56 ft at 2:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.56 ft at 3:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.54 ft at 3:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.55 ft at 3:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.55 ft at 3:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.55 ft at 4:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.57 ft at 4:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.55 ft at 4:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.53 ft at 4:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.55 ft at 5:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.54 ft at 5:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.53 ft at 5:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.54 ft at 5:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.53 ft at 6:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.53 ft at 6:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.52 ft at 6:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.53 ft at 6:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.52 ft at 7:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.52 ft at 7:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.52 ft at 7:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 7:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 8:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 8:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 8:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 8:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 9:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.52 ft at 9:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 9:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 9:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 10:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 10:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 10:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 10:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 11:00PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 11:15PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 11:30PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 11:45PM May 09, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 12:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 12:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 12:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 12:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 1:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 1:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 1:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 1:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 2:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 2:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 2:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 2:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 3:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 3:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 3:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 3:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 4:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 4:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 4:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 4:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 5:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 5:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 5:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 5:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 6:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 6:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 6:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 6:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 7:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 7:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 7:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 7:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 8:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 8:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 8:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 8:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 9:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 9:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 9:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 9:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 10:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 10:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 10:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 10:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 11:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 11:15AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 11:30AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.49 ft at 11:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 12:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 12:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 12:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 12:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 1:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 1:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.47 ft at 1:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 1:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 2:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 2:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 2:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 2:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 3:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 3:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 3:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 3:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 4:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 4:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 4:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 4:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 5:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 5:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 5:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 5:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 6:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 6:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 6:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 6:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 7:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 7:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 7:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 7:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 8:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 8:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 8:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 8:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 9:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 9:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 9:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 9:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 10:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 10:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 10:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 10:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 11:00PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 11:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 11:30PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 11:45PM May 10, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 12:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 12:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 12:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 12:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 1:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 1:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 1:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 1:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 2:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 2:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 2:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 2:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 3:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 3:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 3:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 3:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 4:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 4:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 4:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 4:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 5:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 5:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 5:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 5:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 6:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 6:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 6:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 6:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 7:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 7:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 7:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 7:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 8:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 8:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 8:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 8:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 9:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 9:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 9:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 9:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 10:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 10:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 10:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 10:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 11:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 11:15AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 11:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 11:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 12:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 12:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 12:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 12:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 1:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 1:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 1:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 1:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 2:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 2:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 2:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 2:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 3:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 3:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 3:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.43 ft at 3:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 4:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 4:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 4:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 4:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 5:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 5:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 5:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 5:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 6:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 6:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 6:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 6:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.4 ft at 7:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 7:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 7:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.4 ft at 7:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 8:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 8:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.39 ft at 8:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 8:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 9:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 9:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 9:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.41 ft at 9:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 10:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 10:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 10:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 10:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.42 ft at 11:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 11:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 11:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 11:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 12:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.44 ft at 12:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 12:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.46 ft at 12:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.45 ft at 1:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 1:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.48 ft at 1:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 1:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 2:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.5 ft at 2:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.51 ft at 2:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.52 ft at 2:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.52 ft at 3:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.53 ft at 3:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.53 ft at 3:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.54 ft at 3:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.55 ft at 4:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.56 ft at 4:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.57 ft at 4:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.57 ft at 4:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.58 ft at 5:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 5:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.59 ft at 5:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 5:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.61 ft at 6:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.6 ft at 6:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.62 ft at 6:30AM May 12, 2021Highest Observation: 139.63 ft at 6:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.62 ft at 7:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 139.62 ft at 7:15AM May 12, 2021Forecast: 139.7 ft 11:00AM May 12, 2021Forecast: 139.81 ft 5:00PM May 12, 2021Forecast: 139.87 ft 11:00PM May 12, 2021Forecast: 139.94 ft 5:00AM May 13, 2021Forecast: 140 ft 11:00AM May 13, 2021Forecast: 140.01 ft 5:00PM May 13, 2021Forecast: 139.99 ft 11:00PM May 13, 2021Forecast: 140.03 ft 5:00AM May 14, 2021Forecast: 140.13 ft 11:00AM May 14, 2021Forecast: 140.18 ft 5:00PM May 14, 2021Forecast: 140.19 ft 11:00PM May 14, 2021Forecast: 140.22 ft 5:00AM May 15, 2021Forecast: 140.3 ft 11:00AM May 15, 2021Forecast: 140.33 ft 5:00PM May 15, 2021Forecast: 140.29 ft 11:00PM May 15, 2021Forecast: 140.29 ft 5:00AM May 16, 2021Forecast: 140.37 ft 11:00AM May 16, 2021Forecast: 140.43 ft 5:00PM May 16, 2021Forecast: 140.42 ft 11:00PM May 16, 2021Highest Forecast: 140.44 ft 5:00AM May 17, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesNRKW1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:49AM May 12, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 2:20PM May 11)Latest observed value: 139.62 ft at 7:15 AM PDT 12-May-2021. Flood Stage is 146.5 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past and future precipitation. The stages/flows that will occur may be different if future rainfall is different than forecast.

Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Nooksack River at North Cedarvillle are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 150
Moderate Flood Stage: 148
Flood Stage: 146.5
Action Stage: 144.8
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 149.61 ft on 11/06/2006
(2) 149.61 ft on 10/17/2003
(3) 149.18 ft on 11/25/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 148.68 ft on 02/01/2020 (P)
(2) 146.73 ft on 11/02/2018 (P)
(3) 147.99 ft on 11/23/2017 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 138.22 ft on 01/06/2004
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150 the Nooksack River will cause major near record flooding downstream through Lynden. Deep and swift flood waters will inundate farm lands...roads...and residential areas. The flood may overtop levees. In addition...flood waters could overflow and flood the Sumas drainage. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the Nooksack River Basin.
148 the Nooksack River will cause widespread flooding downstream through Lynden...with swift waters covering some farm lands and roads. Erosion may affect some river banks.
147.3 the Nooksack River cause widespread flooding of low farm lands along the river downstream through Lynden...with swift water moving over several roads.
146.5 the Nooksack River will cause shallow flooding of low pasture lands along the river downstream through Lynden.
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Latitude: 48.841944° N, Longitude: 122.293056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 146.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0 ft 146.5 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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