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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the North Central River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Sugar River at Albany are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Brodhead
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 13
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.88 ft on 02/21/2018
(2) 13.73 ft on 03/15/2019
(3) 12.91 ft on 08/23/2018
(4) 12.16 ft on 06/27/2013
(5) 12.07 ft on 08/21/2007
(6) 12.04 ft on 07/23/2017
(7) 11.35 ft on 05/24/2004
(8) 10.11 ft on 08/08/2007
(9) 9.81 ft on 03/26/2009
(10) 9.35 ft on 01/24/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.73 ft on 03/15/2019
(2) 12.91 ft on 08/23/2018
(3) 13.88 ft on 02/21/2018
(4) 9.35 ft on 01/24/2018
(5) 12.04 ft on 07/23/2017
(6) 8.76 ft on 01/23/2017
(7) 6.34 ft on 07/26/2016
(8) 7.71 ft on 12/16/2015
(9) 6.22 ft on 06/16/2015
(10) 6.01 ft on 04/11/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 3.24 ft on 09/11/2003
(2) 3.33 ft on 09/11/2005
(3) 3.41 ft on 06/23/2012
(4) 3.47 ft on 08/27/2015
(5) 3.52 ft on 09/12/2013
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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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13.8 Floodwaters cover a low spot on Highway EE near Wildlife Area about 2 miles north of Albany. Floodwaters get into the basements of some homes along South Water Street and in the basements of a few businesses on North Water Street in downtown Albany. Water backs up from storm drain and covers S Water Street. Floodwaters affect the back yards of a some homes along South Mill Street and S Water St. Floodwaters are into Village Park.
12 Floodwaters affect Village Park in Albany. Floodwaters cover parts of Tin Can Road about 2 miles northwest of Albany. Floodwaters are into the back yards of homes along South Mill Street and South Water Street in Albany.
11 American Legion Park and N Water St into park is flooded.
10 Floodwaters cover Tin Can Road about 2 miles northwest of Albany. There is widespread lowland flooding in the Albany area.
9.75 Floodwaters affect parts of Tin Can Road about 2 miles northwest of Albany. There is widespread lowland flooding the Albany area.
8.5 There is widespeard lowland flooding in the Albany area. Floodwaters cover parts of Tin Can Road about 2 miles northwest of Albany.
8 There is minor lowland flooding in the Albany area.
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