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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Colorado Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts are not available for the Little Snake River at Baggs. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Lily
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 9.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 8.5
Flood Stage: 7.5
Action Stage: 6.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 7.14 ft on 05/10/2016
(2) 6.62 ft on 06/08/2019 (P)
(3) 5.94 ft on 05/14/2017
(4) 5.63 ft on 06/06/2017
(5) 5.18 ft on 05/11/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.62 ft on 06/08/2019 (P)
(2) 5.18 ft on 05/11/2018
(3) 5.63 ft on 06/06/2017
(4) 5.94 ft on 05/14/2017
(5) 7.14 ft on 05/10/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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9.5 Major flooding occurs in many areas in and around Baggs. Water approaches the base of Highway 789 bridge.
8.5 Major lowland flooding occurs in and around Baggs.
7.5 Flood stage. Low lying area flooding intensifies and becomes more widespread in Baggs.
6.5 Bankfull stage. Minor low lying area flooding occurs in Baggs.
(1) Looking Upstream---High Flow (near 9,000 cfs)---May 2010
(2) Looking Downstream--High Flow (near 9,000 cfs)---May 2010
(3) Looking Upstream---Moderate Flow
(4) Looking Downstream---Moderate Flow
(5) Looking Upstream---Low Flow
(6) Looking Downstream---Low Flow
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Stage data only...flow data is unavailable
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