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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3)

 

Photograph of the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3) looking downstream

Pictured above is the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3) looking downstream

 


 

Hydrologic Observations and Forecast Links for Saxonville, MA (SAXM3)

 

Current Forecast Hydrograph and Gage Information 
USGS Real-Time Water Data Information 
Flood Categories and Historical Crests

 


 

Additional Images along the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3)

 

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Photograph of the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3) looking upstream      Photograph of the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3) river gage
 

 

Record Flood Pictures along the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3)

 

On Wednesday, March 31, 2010, the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA rose and crested at 13.6 feet, which is
over major flood stage and a new record flood stage for this location. The photos below are of a dam
along the Sudbury River in Saxonville (first two), just downstream of the dam (third picture), river
flooding along Pelham Island Road in Wayland (fourth picture), flooding near Potter Street in Wayland
(fifth picture), river flooding of a house on Stonebridge Road in Wayland (sixth-eighth pictures),
and flooding at the intersection of Routes 20 and 27 in Wayland, MA (last three pictures).
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Photograph of a dam along the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3)      Photograph of a dam along the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3)      Photograph of the Sudbury River at Saxonville, MA (SAXM3) taken just downstream of the dam      Photograph of the Sudbury River flooding Pelham Island Road in Wayland, MA
 
Photograph of the Sudbury River near Potter Street in Wayland, MA      Photograph of the Sudbury River flooding a house on Stonebridge Road in Wayland, MA      Photograph of the Sudbury River flooding a house on Stonebridge Road in Wayland, MA      Photograph of the Sudbury River flooding a house on Stonebridge Road in Wayland, MA
 
Photograph of the Sudbury River flooding downtown Wayland, MA      Photograph of the Sudbury River flooding downtown Wayland, MA      Photograph of the Sudbury River flooding downtown Wayland, MA