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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Northwest River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the South Fork Nooksack River near Saxon Bridge are issued routinely year-round.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at North Cedarvillle
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 9.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 8.5
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 6.9
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
Currently none available.

Recent Crests
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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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9.5 the Nooksack River floodwaters will be deep and swift...inundating farms, roads and residential areas including the town of Acme. Many roads will be impassable and severe erosion may affect river banks. Flooding will occur all along the river including headwaters...tributaries...and other streams within and near the South Fork Nooksack River Basin.
8.5 the Nooksack River flooding will be widespread with swift water covering farm lands and many roads. Highway 9 north of Acme may be impassable. Erosion may affect some river banks.
8 the Nooksack River floodwaters will inundate much of the low farm lands along the river...with water over some roadways...including potentially Highway 9 north of Acme.

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Historical data based on discontinued 'nr Wickersham gage upstream.
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