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Samish River near Burlington River Discharge (cfs)Stage (ft)Observed: 81.5 cfs at 2:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 81.5 cfs at 2:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 81.5 cfs at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 81.5 cfs at 3:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 82.6 cfs at 3:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 82.6 cfs at 3:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 82.6 cfs at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 83.8 cfs at 4:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 83.8 cfs at 4:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 83.8 cfs at 4:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 83.8 cfs at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 83.8 cfs at 5:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 83.8 cfs at 5:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 85 cfs at 5:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 85 cfs at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 85 cfs at 6:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 85 cfs at 6:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 85 cfs at 6:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 86.2 cfs at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 86.2 cfs at 7:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 86.2 cfs at 7:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 86.2 cfs at 7:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 87.4 cfs at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 87.4 cfs at 8:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 87.4 cfs at 8:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 87.4 cfs at 8:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 87.4 cfs at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 88.7 cfs at 9:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 89.9 cfs at 9:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 89.9 cfs at 9:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 91.1 cfs at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 91.1 cfs at 10:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 92.4 cfs at 10:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 93.7 cfs at 10:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 94.9 cfs at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 96.2 cfs at 11:15PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 97.5 cfs at 11:30PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 100 cfs at 11:45PM Oct 22, 2021Observed: 101 cfs at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 103 cfs at 12:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 104 cfs at 12:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 107 cfs at 12:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 110 cfs at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 111 cfs at 1:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 111 cfs at 1:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 114 cfs at 1:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 117 cfs at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 118 cfs at 2:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 121 cfs at 2:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 122 cfs at 2:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 125 cfs at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 130 cfs at 3:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 133 cfs at 3:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 138 cfs at 3:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 4:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 149 cfs at 4:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 4:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 5:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 162 cfs at 5:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 5:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 173 cfs at 6:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 173 cfs at 6:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 174 cfs at 6:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 176 cfs at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 178 cfs at 7:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 178 cfs at 7:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 178 cfs at 7:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 178 cfs at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 178 cfs at 8:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 183 cfs at 8:30AM Oct 23, 2021Highest Observation: 187 cfs at 8:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 183 cfs at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 180 cfs at 9:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 182 cfs at 9:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 178 cfs at 9:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 178 cfs at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 176 cfs at 10:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 176 cfs at 10:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 176 cfs at 10:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 174 cfs at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 11:15AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 11:30AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 11:45AM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 12:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 12:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 12:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 1:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 1:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 1:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 2:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 2:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 2:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 162 cfs at 3:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 162 cfs at 3:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 162 cfs at 3:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 160 cfs at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 160 cfs at 4:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 4:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 4:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 5:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 5:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 5:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 157 cfs at 6:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 157 cfs at 6:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 6:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 7:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 7:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 7:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 8:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 8:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 8:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 9:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 150 cfs at 9:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 150 cfs at 9:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 150 cfs at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 150 cfs at 10:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 149 cfs at 10:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 149 cfs at 10:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 149 cfs at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 147 cfs at 11:15PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 149 cfs at 11:30PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 147 cfs at 11:45PM Oct 23, 2021Observed: 147 cfs at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 147 cfs at 12:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 145 cfs at 12:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 145 cfs at 12:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 145 cfs at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 145 cfs at 1:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 145 cfs at 1:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 1:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 2:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 2:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 2:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 3:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 3:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 3:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 4:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 4:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 4:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 5:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 5:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 5:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 6:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 6:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 6:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 7:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 7:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 7:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 8:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 138 cfs at 8:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 8:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 150 cfs at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 145 cfs at 9:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 9:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 9:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 10:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 10:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 10:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 138 cfs at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 133 cfs at 11:15AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 127 cfs at 11:30AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 127 cfs at 11:45AM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 127 cfs at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 131 cfs at 12:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 12:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 12:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 136 cfs at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 1:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 1:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 1:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 2:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 2:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 134 cfs at 2:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 136 cfs at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 136 cfs at 3:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 136 cfs at 3:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 138 cfs at 3:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 138 cfs at 4:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 138 cfs at 4:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 4:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 4:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 139 cfs at 5:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 5:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 5:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 141 cfs at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 142 cfs at 6:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 6:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 144 cfs at 6:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 145 cfs at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 147 cfs at 7:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 147 cfs at 7:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 149 cfs at 7:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 150 cfs at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 8:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 8:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 8:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 157 cfs at 9:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 9:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 159 cfs at 9:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 160 cfs at 10:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 162 cfs at 10:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 10:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 10:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 11:15PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 11:30PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 11:45PM Oct 24, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 12:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 12:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 12:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 1:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 1:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 1:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 1:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 2:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 2:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 2:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 3:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 3:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 3:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 171 cfs at 3:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 4:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 171 cfs at 4:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 4:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 169 cfs at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 5:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 5:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 5:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 6:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 6:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 6:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 7:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 7:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 7:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 7:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 8:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 8:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 8:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 176 cfs at 8:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 171 cfs at 9:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 9:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 166 cfs at 9:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 167 cfs at 9:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 164 cfs at 10:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 173 cfs at 10:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 173 cfs at 10:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 162 cfs at 10:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 157 cfs at 11:00AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 155 cfs at 11:15AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 11:30AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 11:45AM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 12:00PM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 154 cfs at 12:15PM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 12:30PM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 12:45PM Oct 25, 2021Observed: 152 cfs at 1:00PM Oct 25, 2021Forecast: 133.83 cfs 5:00PM Oct 25, 2021Forecast: 126.13 cfs 11:00PM Oct 25, 2021Forecast: 152.13 cfs 5:00AM Oct 26, 2021Forecast: 191.47 cfs 11:00AM Oct 26, 2021Forecast: 200.19 cfs 5:00PM Oct 26, 2021Forecast: 192.11 cfs 11:00PM Oct 26, 2021Forecast: 205.69 cfs 5:00AM Oct 27, 2021Forecast: 232.04 cfs 11:00AM Oct 27, 2021Forecast: 234.47 cfs 5:00PM Oct 27, 2021Forecast: 208.98 cfs 11:00PM Oct 27, 2021Forecast: 172.08 cfs 5:00AM Oct 28, 2021Forecast: 150.73 cfs 11:00AM Oct 28, 2021Forecast: 172.29 cfs 5:00PM Oct 28, 2021Forecast: 238.27 cfs 11:00PM Oct 28, 2021Forecast: 304.59 cfs 5:00AM Oct 29, 2021Forecast: 350.13 cfs 11:00AM Oct 29, 2021Highest Forecast: 354.69 cfs 5:00PM Oct 29, 2021Forecast: 304.82 cfs 11:00PM Oct 29, 2021Forecast: 238.57 cfs 5:00AM Oct 30, 2021Forecast: 187.92 cfs 11:00AM Oct 30, 2021Forecast: 156.88 cfs 5:00PM Oct 30, 2021Forecast: 139.58 cfs 11:00PM Oct 30, 2021Forecast: 130.86 cfs 5:00AM Oct 31, 2021Forecast: 126.55 cfs 11:00AM Oct 31, 2021Forecast: 123.86 cfs 5:00PM Oct 31, 2021Forecast: 121.65 cfs 11:00PM Oct 31, 2021Forecast: 119.54 cfs 5:00AM Nov 01, 2021Forecast: 117.55 cfs 11:00AM Nov 01, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSMRW1(plotting QRIRZ) Graph Created (2:20PM Oct 25, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 8:31AM Oct 25)Latest observed value: 152 cfs at 1:00 PM PDT 25-Oct-2021. 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: 2.1
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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