USGS 12213100 NOOKSACK RIVER AT FERNDALE, WA
Location.--Latitude 48°50'42", Longitude
122°35'17", in NE 1/4 NW 1/4 Section 29, Township 39 North,
Range 2 East, in Whatcom County, Hydrologic Unit 17110004, on
right bank 300 feet downstream from Main Street bridge at Ferndale, and
at river mile
area is 786 mi2, of which includes 48.9 mi2
in Canada. Datum of
gage is 4.61 feet above NGVD of 1929.
this station on a
map of the basin (PDF).
Additional Data and Information.-- Latest shifted
Flood Stage.--The National Weather Service Flood
Stage for this station is 18.0 feet.
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cooperators / programs below:
15-minute precipitation data for this station are
temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Time
series of 15-minute or cumulative daily values will NOT be
available for retrieval following the 120-day display period.
Although the instrumentation is calibrated at least once/year, the
temporary classification means that documented routine inspections
and other quality assurance measures are not performed that would
make the data acceptable for archival, retrieval, or future use in
general scientific or interpretive studies.
This station is affected by
during extreme cold weather periods. A description of the types of
ice affecting rivers can be downloaded here.
(Effective Starting January 18, 2012)
The elevation of this station has been
determined to be 8.34 feet above NAVD 1988. To obtain stream
water-surface elevation values in NAVD 1988, add 8.34 feet to gage
Boating safety tips
This station managed by the Northwest Washington Field Office (Ferndale).
Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
Most recent instantaneous value: 14.4 06-04-2023 17:30 PDT
Most recent instantaneous value: 3060 06-04-2023 17:30 PDT
Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jun 4 based on 56 water years of record more
|Most Recent |
Value Jun 4
|Median ||Mean ||75th |
|2080 ||3060 ||3830 ||5090 ||5380 ||6830 ||11900
Most recent instantaneous value: 5.72 06-04-2023 17:30 PDT
Most recent instantaneous value: 93.5 06-04-2023 17:30 PDT