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South Skunk River near Ames US 30 Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 10.81 ft at 6:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.83 ft at 7:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 7:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 7:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.88 ft at 7:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.89 ft at 8:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.9 ft at 8:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.91 ft at 8:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.93 ft at 8:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.94 ft at 9:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.94 ft at 9:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.95 ft at 9:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.94 ft at 9:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.94 ft at 10:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.93 ft at 10:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.9 ft at 10:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.88 ft at 10:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.86 ft at 11:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 11:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.83 ft at 11:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.82 ft at 11:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 10.8 ft at 12:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.79 ft at 12:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.78 ft at 12:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.77 ft at 12:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.76 ft at 1:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 1:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 1:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 1:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 2:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 2:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 3:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.64 ft at 3:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 3:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.6 ft at 3:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.58 ft at 4:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.57 ft at 4:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.55 ft at 4:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.54 ft at 4:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.53 ft at 5:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.52 ft at 5:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 5:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.48 ft at 5:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.47 ft at 6:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.45 ft at 6:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.44 ft at 6:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.42 ft at 7:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.41 ft at 7:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.4 ft at 7:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.39 ft at 7:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.37 ft at 8:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.36 ft at 8:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.35 ft at 8:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.34 ft at 8:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.33 ft at 9:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.32 ft at 9:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.31 ft at 9:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.32 ft at 9:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.32 ft at 10:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.33 ft at 10:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.34 ft at 10:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.35 ft at 10:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.38 ft at 11:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.39 ft at 11:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.42 ft at 11:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.44 ft at 11:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.47 ft at 12:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.48 ft at 12:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.47 ft at 12:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 12:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 1:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 1:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 1:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 1:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 2:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 2:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.52 ft at 2:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.52 ft at 2:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.53 ft at 3:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.54 ft at 3:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.55 ft at 3:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.56 ft at 3:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.58 ft at 4:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.6 ft at 4:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 4:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 4:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 5:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 5:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 5:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.73 ft at 5:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 6:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.77 ft at 6:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.8 ft at 6:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.82 ft at 6:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.84 ft at 7:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.86 ft at 7:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.89 ft at 7:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.91 ft at 7:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.93 ft at 8:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.95 ft at 8:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.97 ft at 8:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 10.99 ft at 8:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 9:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.01 ft at 9:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 9:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 9:45PM Feb 05, 2016Highest Observation: 11.03 ft at 10:00PM Feb 05, 2016Highest Observation: 11.03 ft at 10:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 10:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 10:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 11:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.02 ft at 11:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.01 ft at 11:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11.01 ft at 11:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 11 ft at 12:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.99 ft at 12:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.98 ft at 12:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.98 ft at 12:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.98 ft at 1:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.97 ft at 1:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.96 ft at 1:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.96 ft at 1:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.96 ft at 2:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.95 ft at 2:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.95 ft at 2:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.94 ft at 2:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.94 ft at 3:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.94 ft at 3:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.93 ft at 3:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.93 ft at 3:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.92 ft at 4:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.91 ft at 4:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.9 ft at 4:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.9 ft at 4:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.9 ft at 5:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.89 ft at 5:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.88 ft at 5:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.87 ft at 5:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.87 ft at 6:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.86 ft at 6:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 6:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 6:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.85 ft at 7:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.84 ft at 7:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.83 ft at 7:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.82 ft at 7:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.81 ft at 8:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.81 ft at 8:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.8 ft at 8:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.8 ft at 8:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.79 ft at 9:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.79 ft at 9:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.78 ft at 9:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.77 ft at 9:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.77 ft at 10:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.77 ft at 10:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.76 ft at 10:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.76 ft at 10:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.76 ft at 11:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 11:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 11:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.76 ft at 11:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 12:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.76 ft at 12:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 12:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 12:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 1:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 1:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 1:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 1:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 2:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 2:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 2:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 2:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 3:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 3:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 3:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 3:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 4:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 4:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 4:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 4:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 5:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 5:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 5:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 5:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.75 ft at 6:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 6:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 6:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 6:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 7:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.74 ft at 7:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.73 ft at 7:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.73 ft at 7:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 8:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.73 ft at 8:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 8:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 8:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 9:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 9:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 9:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 9:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 10:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 10:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 10:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 10:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 11:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 11:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 11:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 11:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 12:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 12:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 12:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 12:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 1:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 1:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 1:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 1:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 2:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 4:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 5:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 5:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 5:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 5:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 6:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 6:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 6:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 6:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 7:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 7:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 7:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 7:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 8:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 8:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 8:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 8:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 9:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 9:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 9:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 9:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 10:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 10:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 10:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 10:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 11:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 11:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 11:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 11:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 12:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 12:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 12:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 12:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 1:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 1:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 1:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 1:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 2:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 3:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 3:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 3:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 3:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 4:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 4:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 4:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 4:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.73 ft at 5:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 5:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.73 ft at 5:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 5:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 6:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 6:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 6:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 6:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 7:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.72 ft at 7:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 7:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.71 ft at 7:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 8:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 8:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 8:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 8:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 9:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 9:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 9:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.7 ft at 9:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 10:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 10:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 10:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 10:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 11:00PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 11:15PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 11:30PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 11:45PM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 12:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 12:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 12:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 12:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 1:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 1:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 1:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 1:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.68 ft at 2:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 3:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 3:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 3:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 3:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 4:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 4:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 4:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 4:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 5:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 5:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.67 ft at 5:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 5:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.66 ft at 6:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 6:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 6:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 6:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.65 ft at 7:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.64 ft at 7:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.64 ft at 7:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 7:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 8:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 8:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 8:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 8:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 9:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 9:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.63 ft at 9:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 9:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 10:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.62 ft at 10:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.61 ft at 10:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.61 ft at 10:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.6 ft at 11:00AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.6 ft at 11:15AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.6 ft at 11:30AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.6 ft at 11:45AM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.59 ft at 12:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.59 ft at 12:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.58 ft at 12:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.57 ft at 12:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.57 ft at 1:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.56 ft at 1:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.55 ft at 1:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.54 ft at 1:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.54 ft at 2:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.53 ft at 2:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.52 ft at 2:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.52 ft at 2:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.51 ft at 3:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 3:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.5 ft at 3:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.49 ft at 3:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.48 ft at 4:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.48 ft at 4:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.46 ft at 4:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.46 ft at 4:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.44 ft at 5:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.44 ft at 5:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.43 ft at 5:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.42 ft at 5:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.42 ft at 6:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.41 ft at 6:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.4 ft at 6:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.39 ft at 6:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.38 ft at 7:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.35 ft at 7:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.35 ft at 8:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.34 ft at 8:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.33 ft at 8:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.33 ft at 8:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.32 ft at 9:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.31 ft at 9:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.3 ft at 9:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.29 ft at 9:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.28 ft at 10:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.27 ft at 10:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.27 ft at 10:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.26 ft at 10:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.25 ft at 11:00PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.24 ft at 11:15PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.22 ft at 11:30PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.21 ft at 11:45PM Feb 08, 2016Observed: 10.21 ft at 12:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.2 ft at 12:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.18 ft at 12:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.18 ft at 12:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.17 ft at 1:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.15 ft at 1:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.14 ft at 1:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.14 ft at 1:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.13 ft at 2:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.12 ft at 2:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.11 ft at 2:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.1 ft at 2:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.09 ft at 3:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.08 ft at 3:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.08 ft at 3:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.07 ft at 3:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.06 ft at 4:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.05 ft at 4:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.05 ft at 4:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.04 ft at 4:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.03 ft at 5:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.02 ft at 5:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.01 ft at 5:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10 ft at 5:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.98 ft at 6:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.97 ft at 6:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.95 ft at 6:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.92 ft at 6:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.91 ft at 7:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.89 ft at 7:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.88 ft at 7:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.88 ft at 7:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.88 ft at 8:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.87 ft at 8:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.86 ft at 8:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.85 ft at 8:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.84 ft at 9:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.83 ft at 9:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.82 ft at 9:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.82 ft at 9:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.81 ft at 10:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.81 ft at 10:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.82 ft at 10:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.82 ft at 10:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.84 ft at 11:00AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.85 ft at 11:15AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.87 ft at 11:30AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.88 ft at 11:45AM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.9 ft at 12:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.91 ft at 12:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.93 ft at 12:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.94 ft at 12:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.95 ft at 1:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.95 ft at 1:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.96 ft at 1:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.97 ft at 1:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.99 ft at 2:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 9.99 ft at 2:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10 ft at 2:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.02 ft at 2:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.03 ft at 3:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.03 ft at 3:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.04 ft at 3:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.05 ft at 3:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.05 ft at 4:00PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.06 ft at 4:15PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.07 ft at 4:30PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.07 ft at 4:45PM Feb 09, 2016Observed: 10.09 ft at 5:00PM Feb 09, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesAESI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:31PM Feb 9, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 10.09 ft at 5:00 PM CST 9-Feb-2016. Flood Stage is 21.5 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 South Skunk River near Ames US 30 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: 24.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 23.5
Flood Stage: 21.5
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 26.72 ft on 08/11/2010
(2) 25.57 ft on 06/27/1975
(3) 25.53 ft on 07/09/1993
(4) 25.40 ft on 06/17/1990
(5) 25.25 ft on 08/17/1993
(6) 25.13 ft on 06/17/1996
(7) 24.70 ft on 05/30/2008
(8) 24.20 ft on 07/17/1993
(9) 23.92 ft on 07/11/1993
(10) 23.79 ft on 07/01/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.79 ft on 07/01/2014
(2) 18.04 ft on 06/28/2014
(3) 16.57 ft on 06/20/2014
(4) 16.61 ft on 06/17/2014
(5) 21.47 ft on 05/30/2013
(6) 22.55 ft on 05/28/2013
(7) 16.98 ft on 05/05/2013
(8) 16.66 ft on 03/10/2013
(9) 12.60 ft on 04/14/2012
(10) 15.88 ft on 04/27/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 7.84 ft on 09/23/1956
(2) 7.84 ft on 06/21/1956
(3) 7.84 ft on 05/15/1977
(4) 7.84 ft on 11/09/1976
(5) 7.84 ft on 12/26/1966
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26 The US 30 bridge over the South Skunk River is overtopped. Widespread flooding also occurs along Dayton Avenue...as well as along I-35 south of US 30.
25.5 Widespread flooding of US 30 occurs.
25 I-35 south of US 30...as well as US 30 between Dayton and Duff Avenues...flood. Hotels and industries along Dayton Avenue flood as well.
24.5 Water encroaches onto the shoulders of I-35 south of US 30.
24 US 30 floods between Dayton and Duff Avenues. Basements also flood in Cambridge. Hotels on Southeast 16th Street have water in their parking lots. SE 16th may be closed due to water over the road.
23 The Shady Grove Trailer Park...located at 1006 South Dayton Avenue...floods. The railroad just northeast of Cambridge floods as well.
21 Water affects South 16th Street. Water also affects the sports complex along the river south of US 30.
20.5 Gravel roads just upstream from US 30 flood. Agricultural flooding also occurs from Ames downstream to northeast Polk County.
20 Water affects agricultural land from Ames to Cambridge.
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Latitude: 42.006653° N, Longitude: 93.595495° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 21.5 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 29 857.1 ft 877.1 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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