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USGS Current Water Data for Delaware

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Daily Streamflow Conditions

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Stream gage levels in Delaware, relative to 30 year average. 01495000: Flow=135cfs,Stage=3.94ft,Floodstage=9ft,2022-06-27 14:45,>90,BIG ELK CREEK AT ELK MILLS, MD01477800: Flow=15.4cfs,Stage=1.86ft,2022-06-27 14:55,>90,SHELLPOT CREEK AT WILMINGTON, DE01478000: Flow=17.9cfs,Stage=4.34ft,Floodstage=11ft,2022-06-27 14:15,76-90,CHRISTINA RIVER AT COOCHS BRIDGE, DE01484525: Flow=27.8cfs,Stage=2.93ft,2022-06-27 14:15,10-24,MILLSBORO POND OUTLET AT MILLSBORO, DE01483200: Flow=0.78cfs,Stage=0.98ft,2022-06-27 14:15,10-24,BLACKBIRD CREEK AT BLACKBIRD, DE01493000: Flow=11.9cfs,Stage=1.13ft,2022-06-27 14:00,25-75,UNICORN BRANCH NEAR MILLINGTON, MD01491000: Flow=26.7cfs,Stage=2.50ft,2022-06-27 14:15,25-75,CHOPTANK RIVER NEAR GREENSBORO, MD01488500: Flow=21.5cfs,Stage=2.58ft,2022-06-27 13:45,25-75,MARSHYHOPE CREEK NEAR ADAMSVILLE, DE01487000: Flow=37.0cfs,Stage=4.78ft,Floodstage=9.5ft,2022-06-27 14:15,25-75,NANTICOKE RIVER NEAR BRIDGEVILLE, DE01485000: Flow=14.8cfs,Stage=4.66ft,2022-06-27 14:45,25-75,POCOMOKE RIVER NEAR WILLARDS, MD01484100: Flow=1.71cfs,Stage=2.52ft,2022-06-27 14:00,25-75,BEAVERDAM BRANCH AT HOUSTON, DE01483700: Flow=6.51cfs,Stage=2.59ft,Floodstage=6.5ft,2022-06-27 14:15,25-75,ST JONES RIVER AT DOVER, DE01481500: Flow=356cfs,Stage=11.98ft,Floodstage=16.5ft,2022-06-27 14:15,25-75,BRANDYWINE CREEK AT WILMINGTON, DE01481000: Flow=294cfs,Stage=2.38ft,Floodstage=9ft,2022-06-27 14:30,25-75,Brandywine Creek at Chadds Ford, PA01480000: Flow=41.0cfs,Stage=2.95ft,Floodstage=7ft,2022-06-27 13:45,25-75,RED CLAY CREEK AT WOODDALE, DE01479820: Flow=28.2cfs,Stage=3.22ft,2022-06-27 13:45,25-75,Red Clay Creek near Kennett Square, PA01479000: Flow=80.8cfs,Stage=5.30ft,Floodstage=13ft,2022-06-27 14:15,25-75,WHITE CLAY CREEK NEAR NEWARK, DE01477000: Flow=60.9cfs,Stage=2.73ft,Floodstage=8ft,2022-06-27 14:15,25-75,Chester Creek near Chester, PA0148471320: Flow=1.58cfs,Stage=3.39ft,2022-06-27 14:45,Not ranked,BIRCH BRANCH AT SHOWELL, MD01488110: Stage=1.09ft,2022-06-27 14:42,Not ranked,NANTICOKE RIVER AT SHARPTOWN, MD01484701: Stage=-0.14ft,Floodstage=2.5ft,2022-06-27 14:36,Not ranked,LITTLE ASSAWOMAN BAY AT FENWICK ISLAND, DE01484696: Stage=0.31ft,Floodstage=2.6ft,2022-06-27 14:36,Not ranked,JEFFERSON CREEK AT SOUTH BETHANY, DE01484695: Flow=0.70cfs,Stage=-0.13ft,2022-06-27 14:15,Not ranked,BEAVERDAM DITCH NEAR MILLVILLE, DE01484690: Stage=-0.09ft,2022-06-27 14:12,Not ranked,UNNAMED DTCH ON FRED HUDSON RD AT BETHANY BCH, DE01484683: Stage=-1.40ft,Floodstage=4.2ft,2022-06-27 14:36,Not ranked,INDIAN RIVER BAY INLET NEAR BETHANY BEACH, DE01484670: Stage=-0.29ft,Floodstage=3.3ft,2022-06-27 14:36,Not ranked,REHOBOTH BAY AT DEWEY BEACH, DE01484549: Stage=-1.43ft,2022-06-27 14:12,Not ranked,VINES CREEK NEAR DAGSBORO, DE01484540: Stage=-1.05ft,Floodstage=4.5ft,2022-06-27 14:36,Not ranked,INDIAN RIVER AT ROSEDALE BEACH, DE01484235: Stage=-1.85ft,2022-06-27 14:06,Not ranked,CEDAR CREEK NEAR SLAUGHTER BEACH, DE01484085: Stage=-2.07ft,Floodstage=6.6ft,2022-06-27 14:18,Not ranked,MURDERKILL RIVER AT BOWERS, DE01484080: Flow=1930cfs,Stage=-0.46ft,2022-06-27 14:06,Not ranked,MURDERKILL RIVER AT FREDERICA, DE01483155: Flow=2.72cfs,Stage=0.81ft,2022-06-27 14:00,Not ranked,SILVER LAKE TRIBUTARY AT MIDDLETOWN, DE01482170: 2022-05-03 07:36,Not ranked,DELAWARE RIVER AT NEW CASTLE, DE01480120: Stage=0.23ft,Floodstage=7.4ft,2022-06-27 14:36,Not ranked,CHRISTINA RIVER AT WILMINGTON, DE01480065: Stage=1.05ft,Floodstage=7.2ft,2022-06-27 14:36,Not ranked,CHRISTINA RIVER AT NEWPORT, DE01480017: Stage=16.74ft,2022-06-27 14:15,Not ranked,CALF RUN AT MARSHALLTON, DE01480015: Flow=42.5cfs,Stage=7.81ft,Floodstage=17ft,2022-06-27 14:15,Not ranked,RED CLAY CREEK NEAR STANTON, DE01478650: Flow=60.3cfs,Stage=5.79ft,Floodstage=11.5ft,2022-06-27 12:15,Not ranked,WHITE CLAY CREEK AT NEWARK, DE01478245: Flow=52.6cfs,Stage=3.20ft,Floodstage=9.5ft,2022-06-27 14:30,Not ranked,White Clay Creek near Strickersville, PA01478120: Flow=18.1cfs,Stage=2.12ft,2022-06-27 14:30,Not ranked,East Branch White Clay Creek at Avondale, PAGo to WaterWatch (offsite) for a larger map with additional options
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