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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Arkansas Red-Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Canadian River near Sanchez are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - near Taylor Springs Upstream Gauge
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 26
Flood Stage: 22
Action Stage: 21
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 36.60 ft on 06/18/1965
(2) 30.00 ft on 09/02/1942
(3) 29.30 ft on 06/12/1913
(4) 23.20 ft on 06/03/1937
(5) 23.00 ft on 05/02/1941
(6) 22.30 ft on 05/19/1955
(7) 21.00 ft on 05/01/1999
(8) 19.08 ft on 07/27/2014
(9) 16.80 ft on 08/29/1946
(10) 16.30 ft on 07/07/1947
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.86 ft on 08/10/2017 (P)
(2) 19.08 ft on 07/27/2014
(3) 9.92 ft on 08/07/2008
(4) 10.08 ft on 09/29/2007
(5) 10.73 ft on 08/20/2006
(6) 10.10 ft on 07/11/2004
(7) 21.00 ft on 05/01/1999
(8) 14.23 ft on 05/31/1995
(9) 16.14 ft on 09/10/1991
(10) 12.79 ft on 08/23/1984
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.60 ft on 09/20/1978
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30 Flood waters have inundated the highway 419 bridge over the Canadian River, halting traffic on the highway between Mosquero and the village of Trementina.
26 Flood waters have reached the road level on the highway 419 bridge over the Canadian River. The approaches to the bridge may be impassable, especially if further rises occur.
22 Flood waters are reaching the bottom of the highway 419 bridge over the Canadian River. Depending on the amount of debris piled up against the bridge, water may be flowing over the approaches to the bridge.

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