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Mississippi River at Brainerd Stage (ft)Observed: 5.16 ft at 2:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.17 ft at 2:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 3:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 3:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 3:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 4:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 4:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 4:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 5:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 5:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 7:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 7:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 8:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 9:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 10:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 11:15PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 11:30PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 11:45PM Apr 15, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 12:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 1:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:15AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:45AM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:45PM Apr 16, 2015Highest Observation: 5.25 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:45PM Apr 16, 2015Highest Observation: 5.25 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2015Highest Observation: 5.25 ft at 8:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:15PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:45PM Apr 16, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 8:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 9:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 10:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:15AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:45AM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 12:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 1:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 1:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 2:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 3:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 4:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 7:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 8:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 8:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 9:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:15PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:45PM Apr 17, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 12:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 1:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 1:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 2:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 3:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 3:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 4:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 4:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 5:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 6:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 8:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 9:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 9:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 10:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 11:15AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:45AM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 12:15PM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:45PM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 1:15PM Apr 18, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 18, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00AM Apr 19, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 19, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00PM Apr 19, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 19, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00AM Apr 20, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00PM Apr 22, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 22, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 1:00AM Apr 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 7:00AM Apr 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 7:00PM Apr 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 1:00AM Apr 24, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 7:00AM Apr 24, 2015Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 24, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 24, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00AM Apr 25, 2015Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 25, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBRAM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:16PM Apr 18, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 9:08AM Apr 18)Latest observed value: 5.2 ft at 1:30 PM CDT 18-Apr-2015. Flood Stage is 13 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are issued as needed during times of abnormally low flow, but are not routinely available.

NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Mississippi River at Brainerd. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 26
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 13
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 17.61 ft on 06/28/2012
(2) 16.70 ft on 04/30/2001
(3) 16.03 ft on 04/10/1997
(4) 14.59 ft on 04/30/1996
(5) 14.52 ft on 05/18/1999
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.12 ft on 05/09/2013
(2) 17.61 ft on 06/28/2012
(3) 11.87 ft on 05/09/2011
(4) 8.49 ft on 03/22/2010
(5) 12.99 ft on 04/06/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 3.80 ft on 07/12/1988
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16 East River Road near Kiwanis park becomes inundated.
13 This will cause flooding of low lying areas.
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Latitude: 46.377778° N, Longitude: 94.183056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 13 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 1146.96 ft 1159.96 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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