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Kickapoo River at Ontario Stage (ft)Observed: 8.46 ft at 5:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 5:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 5:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 5:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 8:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 9:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 9:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 9:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.45 ft at 1:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 1:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 1:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 1:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 5:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 6:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 6:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 6:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 6:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 7:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 7:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 7:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 7:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 8:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 8:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 8:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 8:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.37 ft at 2:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.35 ft at 2:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 2:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 3:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 3:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 3:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 3:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 4:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 4:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 4:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 4:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 5:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 5:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 5:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 5:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.32 ft at 6:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 7:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 8:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 8:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.32 ft at 8:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.3 ft at 8:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.31 ft at 9:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.32 ft at 9:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.3 ft at 9:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.29 ft at 9:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.28 ft at 10:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.29 ft at 10:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.3 ft at 10:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.29 ft at 10:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.3 ft at 11:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.29 ft at 11:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.32 ft at 12:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.32 ft at 12:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.33 ft at 12:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 12:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.34 ft at 1:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.41 ft at 2:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.43 ft at 2:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.46 ft at 3:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.47 ft at 3:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.48 ft at 3:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.49 ft at 3:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.5 ft at 4:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.5 ft at 4:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 4:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 4:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 5:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 5:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 5:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 5:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.57 ft at 6:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.58 ft at 6:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.59 ft at 6:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 6:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 7:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 7:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 7:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 7:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 8:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.59 ft at 8:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.59 ft at 8:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.59 ft at 8:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.58 ft at 9:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.58 ft at 9:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.58 ft at 9:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.57 ft at 9:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.57 ft at 10:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.57 ft at 10:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 10:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 10:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 11:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 11:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 11:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 11:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 12:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 12:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 12:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 12:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 1:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 1:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 1:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 1:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 2:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 2:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 2:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 2:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 3:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 3:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 3:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 3:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 4:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 4:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 4:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 4:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 5:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 5:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 5:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 5:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 6:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 6:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 6:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 6:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 7:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 7:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 7:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 7:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 8:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 8:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 8:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 8:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 9:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 9:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 9:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.57 ft at 9:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 10:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.51 ft at 10:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.54 ft at 10:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 10:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.5 ft at 11:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.5 ft at 11:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.52 ft at 11:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.49 ft at 11:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.49 ft at 12:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.55 ft at 12:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 12:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.56 ft at 12:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.57 ft at 1:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 2:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 2:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.64 ft at 2:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.65 ft at 2:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.66 ft at 3:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.66 ft at 3:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.66 ft at 3:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 8.67 ft at 3:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 8.67 ft at 4:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 8.67 ft at 4:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.66 ft at 4:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.66 ft at 4:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.66 ft at 5:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.65 ft at 5:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.65 ft at 5:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.64 ft at 5:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.63 ft at 6:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.63 ft at 6:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.63 ft at 6:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.63 ft at 6:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 7:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.62 ft at 8:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 8:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 9:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 9:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 9:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 9:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 10:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 10:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 10:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 10:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 11:00PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 11:15PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 11:30PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 11:45PM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.6 ft at 2:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 2:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 2:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 2:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 3:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 3:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 8.61 ft at 3:30AM Feb 11, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesONTW3(plotting HGIRP) Graph Created (4:46AM Feb 11, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.61 ft at 3:30 AM CST 11-Feb-2016. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Kickapoo River at Ontario are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

More information on datums is available at www.ngs.noaa.gov/faq.shtml

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 19
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 21.96 ft on 06/08/2008
(2) 19.30 ft on 09/23/2010
(3) 18.85 ft on 03/14/2007
(4) 17.16 ft on 03/28/2014
(5) 16.95 ft on 03/01/2004

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.16 ft on 03/28/2014
(2) 19.30 ft on 09/23/2010
(3) 21.96 ft on 06/08/2008
(4) 18.85 ft on 03/14/2007
(5) 16.95 ft on 03/01/2004

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 8.26 ft on 09/03/2005
(2) 8.28 ft on 08/05/2006

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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21.5 Bottom of bridge deck is flooded.
18 Flooding occurs along the river in the Ontario area. Water may be over Highway P near Bridge 10, and also over Winchell Valley Road at Bridge 8.
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(1) Upstream view at Ontario, May 10th, 2010, Stage = 8.53 ft
(2) Downstream view at Ontario, May 10th, 2010, Stage = 8.53 ft
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Latitude: 43.721389° N, Longitude: 90.588333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 849.93 ft 867.93 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 850 ft 868 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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