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Mississippi River at Grand Rapids Stage (ft)Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 6:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 7:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 8:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 9:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 9:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 10:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.34 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.34 ft at 11:15AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.37 ft at 11:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:45AM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.38 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.45 ft at 12:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.47 ft at 12:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.51 ft at 12:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.49 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.52 ft at 1:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.51 ft at 1:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.53 ft at 1:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.52 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.54 ft at 2:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.57 ft at 2:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.55 ft at 2:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.54 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.57 ft at 3:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.56 ft at 3:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.59 ft at 3:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.56 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.6 ft at 4:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.58 ft at 4:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.6 ft at 4:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.62 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.59 ft at 5:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.62 ft at 5:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.61 ft at 5:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.61 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.62 ft at 6:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.61 ft at 6:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.61 ft at 6:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.63 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.63 ft at 7:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.61 ft at 7:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.62 ft at 7:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.65 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.62 ft at 8:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.63 ft at 8:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.62 ft at 8:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.64 ft at 9:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 9:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.63 ft at 9:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 10:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 10:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.63 ft at 10:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.65 ft at 11:15PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.65 ft at 11:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.65 ft at 11:45PM May 20, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 12:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 12:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 12:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 1:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 1:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 1:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 2:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 2:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 3:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 4:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.71 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.71 ft at 4:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 5:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 5:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 5:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 6:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 7:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 7:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 7:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 7:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.64 ft at 8:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 8:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 8:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 8:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 9:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 9:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.64 ft at 9:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 9:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 10:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 10:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 10:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 10:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 11:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.64 ft at 11:15AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 11:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 11:45AM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 12:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 12:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 1:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 1:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 2:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 2:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 2:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.71 ft at 3:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 3:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.71 ft at 4:15PM May 21, 2015Highest Observation: 6.73 ft at 4:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 4:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 5:15PM May 21, 2015Highest Observation: 6.73 ft at 5:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 5:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.71 ft at 6:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 6:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 6:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 7:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 7:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 8:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 8:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 8:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 9:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 9:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 9:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 10:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 10:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 10:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 11:15PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.65 ft at 11:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 11:45PM May 21, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 12:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 12:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 12:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 1:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 1:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 1:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 2:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 2:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 2:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 3:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 3:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 4:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 4:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 4:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2015Highest Observation: 6.73 ft at 5:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 5:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 6:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.71 ft at 6:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 6:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.65 ft at 7:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 7:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 7:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 8:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 8:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 8:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.7 ft at 9:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.69 ft at 9:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.71 ft at 9:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.67 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 10:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.65 ft at 10:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.66 ft at 10:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.68 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.64 ft at 11:15AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.62 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.6 ft at 11:45AM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.53 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 12:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 5.88 ft at 12:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 5.67 ft at 12:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 5.71 ft at 1:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 5.81 ft at 1:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 1:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.15 ft at 2:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.21 ft at 4:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 4:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 4:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.26 ft at 6:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.2 ft at 8:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.1 ft at 8:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.09 ft at 8:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.07 ft at 8:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.06 ft at 9:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 9:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.06 ft at 9:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.01 ft at 9:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.04 ft at 10:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.04 ft at 10:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.02 ft at 10:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.06 ft at 10:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.07 ft at 11:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.04 ft at 11:15PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.06 ft at 11:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.07 ft at 11:45PM May 22, 2015Observed: 6.03 ft at 12:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.06 ft at 12:15AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 12:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 12:45AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.04 ft at 1:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.03 ft at 1:15AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.02 ft at 1:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.02 ft at 1:45AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 2:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 2:15AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.01 ft at 2:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.04 ft at 2:45AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 3:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.04 ft at 3:15AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.03 ft at 3:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.01 ft at 3:45AM May 23, 2015Observed: 6.02 ft at 4:00AM May 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 6.3 ft 7:00AM May 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 6.3 ft 1:00PM May 23, 2015Forecast: 6 ft 7:00PM May 23, 2015Forecast: 6 ft 1:00AM May 24, 2015Forecast: 6 ft 7:00AM May 24, 2015Forecast: 6 ft 1:00PM May 24, 2015Forecast: 6 ft 7:00PM May 24, 2015Forecast: 6 ft 1:00AM May 25, 2015Forecast: 6 ft 7:00AM May 25, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 1:00PM May 25, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 7:00PM May 25, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 1:00AM May 26, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 7:00AM May 26, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 1:00PM May 26, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 7:00PM May 26, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 1:00AM May 27, 2015Forecast: 5.4 ft 7:00AM May 27, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 1:00PM May 27, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 7:00PM May 27, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 1:00AM May 28, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 7:00AM May 28, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 1:00PM May 28, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 7:00PM May 28, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 1:00AM May 29, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 7:00AM May 29, 2015Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM May 29, 2015Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00PM May 29, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNDM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:16AM May 23, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:32PM May 22)Latest observed value: 6.02 ft at 4:00 AM CDT 23-May-2015.
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NOTE: Forecasts are issued as needed during times of abnormally low flow, but are not routinely available.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Mississippi River at Grand Rapids. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
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Historic Crests
(1) 15.20 ft on 09/03/1948
(2) 14.76 ft on 05/13/1950
(3) 12.29 ft on 08/21/1999
(4) 10.98 ft on 12/24/2000
(5) 10.86 ft on 05/07/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7.75 ft on 04/11/2013
(2) 8.46 ft on 06/02/2012
(3) 9.76 ft on 06/29/2011
(4) 6.52 ft on 08/03/2010
(5) 8.45 ft on 04/11/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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Latitude: 47.232222° N, Longitude: 93.530000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft Not Available 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 1242.03 Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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