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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Ohio River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Muskingum River at Beverly are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - at McConnelsville Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:15
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 40
Moderate Flood Stage: 34
Flood Stage: 29
Action Stage: 26
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 33.28 ft on 02/18/2022 (P)
(2) 33.25 ft on 02/08/2019
(3) 32.30 ft on 02/13/2019
(4) 32.16 ft on 04/04/2018
(5) 31.80 ft on 02/16/2018
(6) 31.51 ft on 02/22/2018
(7) 31.51 ft on 04/10/2015
(8) 31.17 ft on 03/21/2020
(9) 30.72 ft on 02/23/2022 (P)
(10) 30.41 ft on 03/14/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 29.39 ft on 05/07/2022 (P)
(2) 29.80 ft on 02/25/2022 (P)
(3) 30.72 ft on 02/23/2022 (P)
(4) 33.28 ft on 02/18/2022 (P)
(5) 31.17 ft on 03/21/2020
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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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40 Major flooding; Most areas, homes, and businesses near the river are flooded. Most of the roads near the river and along streams flowing in to the Muskingum are flooded. Stay away, and seek higher ground now!!!
34 Several areas near the river are flooded. Homes, farmland, camps, several sections of Route 60, and secondary roads near the river are flooded.
29 Low areas, and farmland, camps, and a few homes are flooded.
26 Bankfull stage; Low areas right next to the river are inundated but nothing is affected.

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

See the Product Description Document link for more details on the interpretation of the 10 day graphics.

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