Cowlitz Reaches Action Stage

at Kelso
Flood Stage: 21.5 Feet
Latest Stage: 18
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:
Flood Watch Complete information about
the Cowlitz River at Kelso
available from
NWS Portland, OR.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 26.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 24.5
Flood Stage: 21.5
Action Stage: 18

Historical Crests
(1) 29.50 ft on 02/09/1996
(2) 28.86 ft on 12/23/1933
(3) 27.00 ft on 11/30/1995
(4) 24.30 ft on 06/10/1948
(5) 24.20 ft on 01/08/2009
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Observed and Forecast Stages

Observed Data:
|Date(UTC)| |Stage| |--Flow-|
12/12 07:30 18ft -999kcfs
12/12 07:16 18ft -999kcfs
12/12 07:15 18ft -999kcfs
Action Stage: typically at this level, the water surface is generally over the top of its banks, but no man-made structures are flooded; typically water overflowing is limited to parkland and marshland.

I am expecting a reverse 911 call if we hit flood stage.

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lee98632 says ... on Sunday, Dec 12 at 12:18 PM

at Kelso Flood Stage: 21.5 Feet Latest Stage: 19 Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories: Flood Watch Complete information about the Cowlitz River at Kelso available from NWS Portland, OR. Flood Stage: 21.5

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