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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Arkansas Red-Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Fountain Creek at Pinon are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - near Fountain Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Pueblo
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 15
Moderate Flood Stage: 14
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 11
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 9.36 ft on 09/15/2011
(2) 8.68 ft on 09/13/2013
(3) 8.28 ft on 06/16/2015 (P)
(4) 6.01 ft on 09/12/2008
(5) 5.97 ft on 07/09/2006
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.28 ft on 06/16/2015 (P)
(2) 8.68 ft on 09/13/2013
(3) 9.36 ft on 09/15/2011
(4) 6.01 ft on 09/12/2008
(5) 5.97 ft on 07/09/2006
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 07/06/1973
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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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21 Flood waters flow over road between Pinon and Pinon Bridge
15 Water threatens buildings near 8th Avenue in Pueblo
14 Water threatens buildings near 28th Street in Pueblo
12 Minor agricultural flooding occurs south of Pinon
11 Lowland agricultural flooding occurs south of Pinon. The river is bankfull
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(1) Looking Upstream
(2) Looking Downstream

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