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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Northwest River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the White River at R St. Auburn are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in KCFS)
Major Flood Flow: 12
Moderate Flood Flow: 10
Flood Flow: 7.5
Action Flow: 5.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 8,100 cfs on 12/08/2015 (P)
(2) 8,080 cfs on 02/06/2020
(3) 7,750 cfs on 01/17/2011 (P)
(4) 7,650 cfs on 01/16/2011 (P)
(5) 7,380 cfs on 11/25/2014 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7,030 cfs on 02/23/2021 (P)
(2) 6,840 cfs on 01/13/2021 (P)
(3) 6,400 cfs on 02/18/2020
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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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12000 Major river flooding will occur on the lower White River with dangerously fast flowing flood waters in many places in Auburn, Pacific, and Sumner. Many roads and structures will be inundated. Portions of the temporary flood protection barriers may overtop, potentially causing even more widesprea flooding.
10000 River flooding may occur upstream of the A Street Bridge in the City of Auburn. River levels will likely be up against the temporary flood protection barriers, with flooding likely at Government Canal and Butte Avenue in the City of Pacific and downstream of the Stewart Street Bridge in the City of Sumner.
7500 River flooding is likely to occur near low bank areas around and downstream of the Stewart Streat Bridge in the city of Sumner.

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Link to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Flood Inundation Maps here.
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The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
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