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Turtle Creek near Austin Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 1.71 ft at 10:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 11:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 11:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 11:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 11:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 1:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 1:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 3:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 3:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 3:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 4:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 4:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 4:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 4:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 5:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 6:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 6:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 6:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 7:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 7:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 7:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 8:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 8:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 9:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 10:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 10:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 10:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 11:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 11:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 11:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 11:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 12:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 12:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 1:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 2:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 2:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 2:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 2:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 3:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 3:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 3:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 4:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 4:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 9:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 10:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 10:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 11:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 11:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 12:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 12:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 12:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 12:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 2:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 4:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 4:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 4:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 4:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 5:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 5:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 5:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 5:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 6:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 6:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 6:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 7:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 7:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 10:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 10:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 10:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 10:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 11:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 11:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 11:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 12:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 1:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 1:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 1:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 1:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 2:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 3:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 3:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 4:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 4:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 4:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 4:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 5:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 7:00PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 7:15PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 7:30PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 7:45PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 8:00PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 8:15PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 8:30PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 8:45PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 9:00PM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 1.76 ft at 9:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 9:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 9:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 10:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 10:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 10:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 10:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 12:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 1:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 1:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 1:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 1:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 4:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 5:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 5:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 8:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 8:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 8:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 8:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 9:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 9:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 9:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 9:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 10:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 10:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 11:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 11:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 11:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 11:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 2:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 3:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 3:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 3:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 4:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 4:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 4:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 4:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 5:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 5:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 6:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 6:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 6:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 6:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 7:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 7:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 7:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 7:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 9:30PM Dec 18, 2014TRCM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:31PM Dec 18, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.51 ft at 9:30 PM CST 18-Dec-2014. Flood Stage is 10.5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Turtle Creek near Austin are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 12
Flood Stage: 10.5
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 14.77 ft on 09/16/2004
(2) 13.77 ft on 06/12/2008
(3) 12.85 ft on 06/01/2000
(4) 12.76 ft on 07/10/2000
(5) 12.71 ft on 09/24/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.58 ft on 06/20/2014
(2) 12.71 ft on 09/24/2010
(3) 13.77 ft on 06/12/2008
(4) 14.77 ft on 09/16/2004
(5) 12.60 ft on 06/14/2001
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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20 Water begins to flood 41st Street near the gage.
15 Flooding begins along the creek outside of Austin.
10.5 Minor flooding begins along the creek in Austin.
Photos
(1) Upstream View, May 6, 2005 Stage=2.35 ft
(2) Downstream View, May 6, 2005 Stage=2.35 ft
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Latitude: 43.685000° N, Longitude: 93.039444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10.5 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 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 1180.91 ft 1191.41 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

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