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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Delaware River at Riegelsville are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 26
Flood Stage: 22
Action Stage: 15
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 38.85 ft on 08/20/1955
(2) 35.90 ft on 10/10/1903
(3) 34.07 ft on 04/03/2005
(4) 33.62 ft on 06/29/2006
(5) 32.45 ft on 03/19/1936
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 22.57 ft on 04/09/2022
(2) 24.92 ft on 09/02/2021
(3) 28.06 ft on 09/09/2011
(4) 24.51 ft on 08/29/2011
(5) 25.20 ft on 03/12/2011
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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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30 The town of Reigelsville, Pennsylvania begins to flood.
26 River Road in Carpentersville is flooded and is subject to closures. Street flooding begins in Riegelsville at the intersection of PA Route 611 and Sycamore Road.
22 Pohatcong Creek floods Creek Road due to high and backwater from the Delaware River. The Musconetcong River also floods Mount Joy Road due to high and backwater from the Delaware River.
18 River Road floods in Pohatcong Township, north of the bridge.
15 Treasure Island Scout Camp floods.
14.5 The entrance to Bull Island State Park is closed. Unsafe to cross over to Treasure Island Scout Camp.

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

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During winter months, cold and ice may result in inaccurate real-time stream stage and streamflow data. Adjustments or deletions of this data can only be done after detailed analysis.
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