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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Northwest River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Pudding River at Aurora are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 29
Moderate Flood Stage: 26
Flood Stage: 22
Action Stage: 21
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 30.72 ft on 02/08/1996
(2) 30.00 ft on 01/07/1993
(3) 30.00 ft on 01/07/1923
(4) 29.57 ft on 12/23/1964
(5) 29.50 ft on 12/30/1937
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 22.68 ft on 04/11/2019
(2) 23.87 ft on 02/10/2017
(3) 25.04 ft on 12/19/2015
(4) 24.42 ft on 12/11/2015
(5) 22.38 ft on 02/17/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 4.08 ft on 08/24/2015
(2) 4.27 ft on 08/18/2021
(3) 4.50 ft on 08/18/2018
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35 expect major flooding of many homes and roads in and around Aurora, Barlow, and Canby. Also, most structures and roads in the floodplain between Canby and the confluence with the Molalla River are flooded.
29 expect major flooding of numerous roads and structures in and around Aurora and Canby.
27 expect widespread flooding of numerous secondary roads and agricultural land.
24 expect considerable flooding of low-lying agricultural land and secondary roads from the Whiskey Hill area downstream to the confluence with the Molalla River.
22 expect minor flooding of low-lying agricultural lands and access roads along the river.
(1) View of USGS gage and Hwy 99E Bridge over the Pudding River
(2) Upstream view from Hwy 99E Bridge
(3) Upstream view from Hwy 99E Bridge during Jan 2006 flood
(4) Downstream view from the Hwy 99E Bridge

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