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Mississippi River at Trempealeau Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 639.86 ft at 3:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 3:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 3:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.86 ft at 3:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.85 ft at 4:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 4:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 4:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 4:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 5:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 5:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 5:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.85 ft at 5:43PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 5:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 6:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 6:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 6:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 6:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 7:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 7:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 7:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 7:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 8:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.86 ft at 8:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.86 ft at 8:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.86 ft at 8:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 9:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 9:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 9:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 9:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 10:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.88 ft at 10:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.88 ft at 10:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.88 ft at 10:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 11:00PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 11:15PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 11:30PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 11:45PM Dec 08, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 12:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 12:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 12:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 12:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 1:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 1:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 1:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 1:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 2:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 2:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 2:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.86 ft at 2:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 3:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.84 ft at 3:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.86 ft at 3:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.86 ft at 3:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.89 ft at 4:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 4:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.88 ft at 4:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 4:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.87 ft at 5:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.88 ft at 5:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.88 ft at 5:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.89 ft at 5:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.9 ft at 6:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.9 ft at 6:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.91 ft at 6:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.91 ft at 6:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.91 ft at 7:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.91 ft at 7:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.93 ft at 7:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.93 ft at 7:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.9 ft at 8:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.93 ft at 8:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.95 ft at 8:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.95 ft at 8:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.95 ft at 9:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 9:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 9:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 9:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 10:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 10:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 10:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 10:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 11:00AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 11:15AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 11:30AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 11:45AM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 12:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 12:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 12:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 12:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 1:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 1:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 1:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 1:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 2:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 2:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 2:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 2:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 3:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.03 ft at 3:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 3:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 3:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.03 ft at 4:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 4:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 4:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 4:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 5:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 5:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 5:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 5:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 6:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 6:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 6:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 6:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 7:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 7:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 7:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 7:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 8:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 8:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 8:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 8:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 9:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 9:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 9:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 9:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 10:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 10:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 10:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 10:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 11:00PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 11:15PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 11:30PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.96 ft at 11:45PM Dec 09, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 12:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 12:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 12:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 12:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 1:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 1:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 1:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 1:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 2:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 2:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 2:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 2:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 3:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 3:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 3:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 3:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.97 ft at 4:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 4:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 4:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 4:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.98 ft at 5:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 5:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 5:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 5:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 6:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 6:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 6:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 6:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 7:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640 ft at 7:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 7:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 7:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 639.99 ft at 8:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 8:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 8:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 8:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 9:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 9:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.02 ft at 9:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.03 ft at 9:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 10:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 10:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 10:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 10:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 11:00AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 11:15AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.08 ft at 11:30AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 11:45AM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 12:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 12:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 12:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 12:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 1:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 1:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 1:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 1:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 2:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 2:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 2:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.04 ft at 2:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 3:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 3:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 3:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 3:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 4:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 4:01PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 4:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 4:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 4:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 5:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 5:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 5:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.05 ft at 5:43PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 5:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 6:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 6:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 6:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 6:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 7:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 7:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 7:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.07 ft at 7:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.06 ft at 8:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.07 ft at 8:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.07 ft at 8:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.08 ft at 8:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.08 ft at 9:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.08 ft at 9:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.08 ft at 9:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.08 ft at 9:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 10:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 10:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 10:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 10:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 11:00PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 11:15PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 11:30PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 11:45PM Dec 10, 2017Observed: 640.08 ft at 12:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 12:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 12:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 12:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 1:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 1:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 1:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 1:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.09 ft at 2:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.11 ft at 2:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.11 ft at 2:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.11 ft at 2:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.11 ft at 3:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.11 ft at 3:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.12 ft at 3:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.12 ft at 3:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.13 ft at 4:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.13 ft at 4:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.13 ft at 4:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.13 ft at 4:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.13 ft at 5:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.14 ft at 5:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.14 ft at 5:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.15 ft at 5:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.2 ft at 6:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.2 ft at 6:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.21 ft at 6:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.21 ft at 6:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.21 ft at 7:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.21 ft at 7:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.25 ft at 7:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.25 ft at 7:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.15 ft at 8:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.27 ft at 8:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.28 ft at 8:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.28 ft at 8:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.29 ft at 9:00AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.29 ft at 9:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.31 ft at 10:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.31 ft at 10:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 640.31 ft at 11:00AM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 640.32 ft at 11:15AM Dec 11, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 12, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00AM Dec 12, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 12:00PM Dec 12, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 12, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 13, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00AM Dec 13, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 12:00PM Dec 13, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 13, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00AM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 12:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 640.3 ft 6:00AM Dec 15, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 15, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 15, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 640.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 18, 2017USACE - Rivergages.comTREW3(plotting HTIRZ) Graph Created (2:45PM Dec 11, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 9:21AM Dec 11)Latest observed value: 640.32 ft at 11:15 AM CST 11-Dec-2017. Flood Stage is 647 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Mississippi River at Trempealeau are issued routinely during the warm season, and as needed at other times of the year.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 651
Moderate Flood Stage: 649
Flood Stage: 647
Action Stage: 644
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 653.02 ft on 04/21/1965
(2) 651.43 ft on 04/18/2001
(3) 651.40 ft on 04/11/1997
(4) 650.80 ft on 04/19/1969
(5) 649.98 ft on 04/20/1952
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 647.34 ft on 05/24/2017 (P)
(2) 648.86 ft on 07/02/2014
(3) 649.27 ft on 04/15/2011
(4) 647.71 ft on 09/26/2010 (P)
(5) 647.01 ft on 05/17/2003
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 631.04 ft on 07/30/1936
(2) 633.71 ft on 01/01/1937
(3) 636.89 ft on 01/28/1944
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654.5 Water begins to flow over the lock walls and the protective earthen dikes.
653.02 Water levels reach the flood of record.
651.5 Lock and dam 6 is closed to navigation.
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(1) Upstream View at Trempealeau, September 11th, 2012
(2) Downstream View at Trempealeau, September 11th, 2012
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Latitude: 43.998889° N, Longitude: 91.435556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 635.2 ft 647 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 635.2)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available U.S. Army Corps of Engineers utilizes the 1912 Datum
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