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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Northeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Piscataquog River at Goffstown are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 17.52 ft on 09/21/1938
(2) 16.03 ft on 03/19/1936
(3) 13.05 ft on 04/16/2007
(4) 12.55 ft on 05/15/2006
(5) 11.28 ft on 04/06/1987
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.79 ft on 03/31/2010
(2) 10.10 ft on 03/15/2010
(3) 9.08 ft on 02/26/2010
(4) 7.68 ft on 09/07/2008
(5) 13.05 ft on 04/16/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.00 ft on 08/10/1950
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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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13 THIS IS A SIGNIFICANT FLOOD AND ACTION MUST BE TAKEN IMMEDIATELY TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS AND EVACUATE IF ASKED TO DO SO. FLOODING OF SOME PRIMARY AND SECONDARY ROADS WHICH RUN ALONG THE RIVER IS EXPECTED...INCLUDING HENRY BRIDGE ROAD...WATER AND SARETTE ROADS...AND DUMONT PARK ROAD IN GOFFSTOWN. IN MANCHESTER...IMPACTED AREAS INCLUDE BASS ISLAND AND PISCQTAQUOG RIVER PARK. KNOW ALTERNATE ROUTES TO AVOID FLOODED OR CLOSED ROADS.
11 FLOODING IS EXPECTED ON LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE PISCATAQUOG RIVER THROUGH WEARE...NEW BOSTON AND GOFFSTOWN INTO MANCHESTER. AREAS WHICH MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE THE VILLAGE OF RIVERDALE...AND AREAS BELOW GLEN LAKE.
9 MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE PISCATAQUOG RIVER IN WEARE...NEW BOSTON...GOFFSTOWN AND MANCHESTER.

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Potential River Levels - Used to
Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
3 Day (SREF) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
SREF Ensemble NAEFS Ensemble  GEFS Ensemble 

Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 48 hours.

See the Product Description Document link for more details on the interpretation of the 3,7 day graphics. 

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