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Spring Creek (ND) at Zap Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:30AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:45AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:00AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:15AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:30AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:45AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:00AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:15AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:16AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:31AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:45AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:46AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:00AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:01AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:15AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:16AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:30AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:31AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:45AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:46AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:00AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:01AM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:16PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:31PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:46PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:01PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:16PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:31PM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 1:46PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:01PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:00PM Feb 09, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:16PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:31PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:46PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:01PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:16PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:31PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:46PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:01PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:30AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:45AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:00AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:15AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:45AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:00AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:15AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:45AM Feb 10, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:00AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:15AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:45AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 7:00AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 7:15AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 8:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 8:45AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:00AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:15AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:45AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:00AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:15AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:30AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:45AM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 12:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 12:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 12:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 12:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 1:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 1:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 1:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 1:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 6:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 7:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 7:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 7:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 7:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 8:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 8:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 8:31PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 8:46PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:01PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:16PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:31PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 9:46PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:01PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:16PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 10:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:00PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:15PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:30PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 11:45PM Feb 10, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 12:00AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 12:15AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 1:30AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 1:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:00AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:30AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 2:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:00AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 3:15AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:31AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 4:46AM Feb 11, 2016Highest Observation: 5.13 ft at 5:01AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:16AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:31AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:46AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:01AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:16AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 2:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 5:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 7:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 5.11 ft at 11:15PM Feb 11, 2016ZAPN8(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:45AM Feb 12, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.11 ft at 11:15 PM CST 11-Feb-2016. Flood Stage is 14 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 Spring Creek (ND) at Zap 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: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 21.29 ft on 03/23/2009
(2) 20.70 ft on 03/15/1972
(3) 20.27 ft on 04/06/1969
(4) 20.03 ft on 04/07/1952
(5) 20.00 ft on 02/01/1913
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.58 ft on 05/31/2013
(2) 5.94 ft on 03/12/2012
(3) 13.44 ft on 04/11/2011
(4) 14.85 ft on 09/10/2010
(5) 14.85 ft on 09/10/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.30 ft on 12/06/1979
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14 Right bank overflows-west end of Zap begins to flood. Crop landand county roads flood along creek as well.
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(1) Spring Creek at Zap-Upstream View
(2) Spring Creek at Zap-Downstream View
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Latitude: 47.286111° N, Longitude: 101.925278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 14 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 1819.39 ft 1833.39 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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