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Samish River near Burlington River Discharge (cfs)Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 108 cfs at 11:15AM Jul 06, 2020Highest Observation: 108 cfs at 11:30AM Jul 06, 2020Highest Observation: 108 cfs at 11:45AM Jul 06, 2020Highest Observation: 108 cfs at 12:00PM Jul 06, 2020Highest Observation: 108 cfs at 12:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 12:30PM Jul 06, 2020Highest Observation: 108 cfs at 12:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 1:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 1:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 106 cfs at 1:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 1:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 2:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 2:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 2:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 106 cfs at 2:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 106 cfs at 3:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 106 cfs at 3:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 106 cfs at 3:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 106 cfs at 3:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 104 cfs at 4:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 4:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 107 cfs at 4:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 104 cfs at 4:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 104 cfs at 5:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 103 cfs at 5:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 103 cfs at 5:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 103 cfs at 5:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 6:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 103 cfs at 6:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 103 cfs at 6:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 103 cfs at 6:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 7:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 7:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 7:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 7:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 8:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 8:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 8:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 8:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 102 cfs at 9:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 10:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 10:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 10:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 11:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 11:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 11:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 11:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 12:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 12:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 101 cfs at 12:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 12:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 1:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 1:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 1:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 1:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 2:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 2:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 2:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 2:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 3:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 3:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 3:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 3:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 4:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 4:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 4:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 4:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 5:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 5:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 5:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 5:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 6:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 6:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 6:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 6:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 7:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 7:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 7:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 7:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 8:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 8:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 8:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 8:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 9:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 9:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 9:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 100 cfs at 9:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 10:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 10:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 10:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 10:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 11:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 11:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 11:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 11:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 12:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 12:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 12:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 12:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 1:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 1:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 98 cfs at 1:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 1:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 2:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 2:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 2:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 2:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 3:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 3:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 3:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 3:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 4:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 4:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 4:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 4:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 5:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 5:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 5:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 5:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 6:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 6:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 6:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 6:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 97 cfs at 7:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 7:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 7:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 7:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 8:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 8:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 8:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 8:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 9:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 10:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 10:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 10:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 11:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 96 cfs at 11:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 11:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 11:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 12:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 12:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 12:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 12:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 1:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 1:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 1:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 1:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 2:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 2:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 2:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 2:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 3:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 95 cfs at 3:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 3:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 3:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 4:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 4:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 4:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 4:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 5:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 5:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 5:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 5:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 6:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 6:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 6:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 6:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 7:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 7:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 7:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 7:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 8:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 8:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 8:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 8:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 9:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 9:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 9:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 9:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 10:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 10:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 10:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 94 cfs at 10:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 11:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 11:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 11:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 11:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 12:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 12:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 12:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 12:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 1:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 92 cfs at 1:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 1:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 1:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 2:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 2:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 2:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 2:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 3:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 3:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 3:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 3:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 4:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 4:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 4:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 4:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 5:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 5:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 5:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 5:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 6:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 6:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 6:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 6:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 7:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 7:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 7:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 7:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 8:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 8:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 8:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 8:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 9:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 10:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 10:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 10:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 11:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 11:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 11:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 11:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 12:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 12:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 12:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 12:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 1:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 1:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 1:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 1:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 2:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 2:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 2:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 2:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 3:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 3:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 3:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 3:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 4:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 4:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 4:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 4:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 5:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 5:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 5:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 5:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 87 cfs at 6:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 6:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 6:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 6:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 88 cfs at 7:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 7:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 7:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 7:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 8:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 8:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 89 cfs at 8:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 8:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 9:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 9:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 9:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 90 cfs at 9:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 91 cfs at 10:00AM Jul 09, 2020Highest Forecast: 101.37 cfs 5:00PM Jul 09, 2020Forecast: 99.51 cfs 11:00PM Jul 09, 2020Forecast: 93.66 cfs 5:00AM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 88.69 cfs 11:00AM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 84.09 cfs 5:00PM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 80.15 cfs 11:00PM Jul 10, 2020Forecast: 77.47 cfs 5:00AM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 75.68 cfs 11:00AM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 74.2 cfs 5:00PM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 76.25 cfs 11:00PM Jul 11, 2020Forecast: 82.21 cfs 5:00AM Jul 12, 2020Forecast: 84.07 cfs 11:00AM Jul 12, 2020Forecast: 81.25 cfs 5:00PM Jul 12, 2020Forecast: 76.53 cfs 11:00PM Jul 12, 2020Forecast: 71.66 cfs 5:00AM Jul 13, 2020Forecast: 68.18 cfs 11:00AM Jul 13, 2020Forecast: 66.49 cfs 5:00PM Jul 13, 2020Forecast: 65.45 cfs 11:00PM Jul 13, 2020Forecast: 64.8 cfs 5:00AM Jul 14, 2020Forecast: 64.35 cfs 11:00AM Jul 14, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSMRW1(plotting QRIRV) Graph Created (11:04AM Jul 9, 2020)ObservedForecast (issued 9:37AM Jul 9)Latest observed value: 91 cfs at 10:00 AM PDT 9-Jul-2020. Flood Flow is 3 kcfs
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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: Forecast data shown here are guidance values only. Please refer to your local NWS office.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Samish River near Burlington are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in KCFS)
Major Flood Flow: 11
Moderate Flood Flow: 7
Flood Flow: 3
Action Flow: 0
Low Stage (in feet): 0

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11000 the Samish River will experience major flooding from Old Hwy 99 down to Samish Bay, with flooding of most areas of farm land along the river and further away, including Old Hwy 99. Samish Island Road will flood, cutting off Samish Island. There will also be flooding of residences, businesses, and the following roads: Sam Bell, Farm To Market, Allen, Thomas, Green, and Steelhead Lane. Levees will overtop and could breech.
9000 the Samish River will cause moderate flooding from Old Hwy 99 down to Samish Bay, flooding many areas of farm land along the river and further away. Samish Island Road will flood, cutting off Samish Island. There will also be flooding of residences, businesses, and the following roads: Sam Bell, Farm To Market, Allen, Thomas, Green, and Steelhead Lane. Levees could breech as well.
7000 the Samish River will cause moderate flooding from Old Hwy 99 down to Samish Bay, flooding many areas of farm land along the river and further away. There will also be flooding of residences, businesses, and the following roads: Sam Bell, Farm To Market, Allen, Thomas, Green, and Steelhead Lane. Levees could breech as well.
4500 the Samish River will spill over its banks causing flood waters from west of Interstate 5 down to Samish Bay, flooding Sam Bell Rd., Farm To Market Rd., Allen Rd. near the town of Allen, and also Thomas Rd. and Green Rd.. Some residences, businesses, and farmland along the river will also be flooded.
3000 the Samish River will spill over its banks causing flood waters over Sam Bell Rd., Farm To Market Rd., and Allen Rd. near the town of Allen. Some residences, businesses, and low-lying farm land along the river will also be flooded.
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Latitude: 48.546111° N, Longitude: 122.336944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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