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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the North Central River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Cass River near Cass City are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 19.82 ft on 09/12/1986
(2) 15.81 ft on 02/22/1997
(3) 15.80 ft on 03/20/1948
(4) 15.61 ft on 04/06/1985
(5) 15.60 ft on 05/21/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.68 ft on 02/13/2009
(2) 14.00 ft on 03/06/2004
(3) 11.79 ft on 03/10/2002
(4) 15.81 ft on 02/22/1997
(5) 15.60 ft on 05/21/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 4.41 ft on 09/16/1995
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20 Flood damage may begin to occur at the wastewater tretment plant. Flood waters will be nearing the waste water tanks.
19.8 The record flood of September 12, 1986 is reached. Flooding begins to damage about 5 homes and several mobile homes. Water reaches window level of one of the homes near the confluence of the north and south branches of the Cass River.
15 Cropland damage begins to occur during growing season.
14 Damaging flooding begins to occur at several homes.
13 A house about 150 feet from the river begins to flood.
12 Three homes and one mobile home near the fork of the north and south branch of the Cass River are affected mainly with yard flooding.
7 Minor overflow begins on the south side of the river.

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