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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Ohio River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Tippecanoe River near Ora are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Winamac
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 13
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 15.72 ft on 03/13/2009
(2) 15.63 ft on 01/10/2008
(3) 15.60 ft on 02/08/2008
(4) 15.60 ft on 02/23/2018
(5) 15.22 ft on 08/20/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.95 ft on 06/29/2021
(2) 12.59 ft on 01/13/2020
(3) 13.34 ft on 05/03/2019
(4) 15.60 ft on 02/23/2018
(5) 12.04 ft on 07/13/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 4.12 ft on 09/13/1966
(2) 4.50 ft on 09/27/1999
(3) 4.57 ft on 07/15/2012
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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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19.2 Estimated height of bridge steel near the river gage. At this height, the bridge acts as a dam which will back water upstream increasing the flooding behind the bridge.
16 Record flooding is in progress.
15 Near record flooding is in progress.
14 Extensive flooding of residences and low lying areas begins.
13 Flooding begins to affect streets and homes in Monterey.
12.5 Flooding begins to affect residences near the river.
12 The river is at flood stage...significant lowland and rural flooding begins.
(1) Downstream view from gauge sitge
(2) Upstream view from gauge site

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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
10 Day (HEFS) 10 Day (NAEFS) River Forecast VS. River Potential
HEFS Ensemble NAEFS Ensemble Outlook vs. Forecast

Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 72 hours.

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Gauge zero transitioned from 692.91 NGVD29 to 692.51 NAVD88 on Sept, 13, 2012.
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