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Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 22.5 ft at 6:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.52 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.52 ft at 6:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.56 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.57 ft at 7:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.58 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.6 ft at 7:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.61 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.62 ft at 8:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.63 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.64 ft at 8:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.65 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.65 ft at 9:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.67 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.69 ft at 9:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.69 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.71 ft at 10:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.72 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.72 ft at 10:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.74 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.75 ft at 11:15PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.76 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.76 ft at 11:45PM Aug 30, 2015Observed: 22.77 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.77 ft at 12:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.78 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.79 ft at 12:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.8 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.81 ft at 1:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.81 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.82 ft at 1:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.82 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.84 ft at 2:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.86 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.87 ft at 2:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.87 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.88 ft at 3:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.89 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.9 ft at 3:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.91 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.89 ft at 4:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.91 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.93 ft at 4:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.93 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.93 ft at 5:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.93 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.95 ft at 5:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.95 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.95 ft at 6:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.95 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.96 ft at 6:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.97 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.97 ft at 7:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.98 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.98 ft at 7:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 22.99 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23 ft at 8:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.01 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.01 ft at 8:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.01 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.02 ft at 9:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.02 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.02 ft at 9:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.03 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.05 ft at 10:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.05 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.07 ft at 10:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.07 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.08 ft at 11:15AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.09 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.09 ft at 11:45AM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.09 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.1 ft at 12:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.12 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.13 ft at 12:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.12 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.14 ft at 1:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.15 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.14 ft at 1:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.15 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.16 ft at 2:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.17 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.17 ft at 2:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.2 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.2 ft at 3:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.2 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.21 ft at 3:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.21 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.22 ft at 4:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.23 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.22 ft at 4:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.24 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.24 ft at 5:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.25 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.24 ft at 5:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.27 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.27 ft at 6:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.28 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.27 ft at 6:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.28 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.28 ft at 7:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.29 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.29 ft at 7:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.29 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.3 ft at 8:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.31 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.3 ft at 8:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.32 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.32 ft at 9:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.32 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.33 ft at 9:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.34 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.34 ft at 10:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.36 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.36 ft at 10:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.37 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.37 ft at 11:15PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.37 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.37 ft at 11:45PM Aug 31, 2015Observed: 23.38 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.39 ft at 12:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.4 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.39 ft at 12:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.39 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.4 ft at 1:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.41 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.43 ft at 1:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.43 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.43 ft at 2:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.45 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.45 ft at 2:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.46 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.46 ft at 3:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.46 ft at 3:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.46 ft at 3:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.48 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.47 ft at 4:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.48 ft at 4:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.48 ft at 4:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.48 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.49 ft at 5:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.5 ft at 5:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.49 ft at 5:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.49 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.51 ft at 6:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.51 ft at 6:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.51 ft at 6:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.52 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.52 ft at 7:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.54 ft at 7:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.55 ft at 7:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.55 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.56 ft at 8:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.56 ft at 8:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.59 ft at 8:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.6 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.59 ft at 9:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.6 ft at 9:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.61 ft at 9:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.61 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.61 ft at 10:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.62 ft at 10:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.63 ft at 10:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.64 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.64 ft at 11:15AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.64 ft at 11:30AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.66 ft at 11:45AM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.66 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.66 ft at 12:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.66 ft at 12:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.68 ft at 12:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.68 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.68 ft at 1:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.68 ft at 1:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.68 ft at 1:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.68 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.69 ft at 2:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.7 ft at 2:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.7 ft at 2:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.71 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.7 ft at 3:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.71 ft at 3:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.71 ft at 3:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.72 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 4:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.72 ft at 4:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.72 ft at 4:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 5:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 5:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 5:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 5:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.72 ft at 6:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 6:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.74 ft at 6:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 6:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 7:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.76 ft at 7:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 7:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 7:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 8:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.74 ft at 8:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.74 ft at 8:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 8:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.74 ft at 9:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 9:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.76 ft at 9:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.76 ft at 9:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.77 ft at 10:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.77 ft at 10:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.77 ft at 10:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.77 ft at 10:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.77 ft at 11:00PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.76 ft at 11:15PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.77 ft at 11:30PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 11:45PM Sep 01, 2015Observed: 23.77 ft at 12:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 12:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 12:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 12:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 1:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 1:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 1:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 1:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 2:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 2:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 2:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 2:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 3:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 3:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 3:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 3:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.79 ft at 4:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.8 ft at 4:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.81 ft at 4:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.8 ft at 4:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.81 ft at 5:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.82 ft at 5:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.8 ft at 5:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.82 ft at 5:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.82 ft at 6:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.81 ft at 6:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.81 ft at 6:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.83 ft at 6:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.84 ft at 7:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.87 ft at 7:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.87 ft at 7:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.87 ft at 7:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.87 ft at 8:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.88 ft at 8:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.89 ft at 8:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.89 ft at 8:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.89 ft at 9:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.89 ft at 9:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.89 ft at 9:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.89 ft at 9:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.9 ft at 10:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.9 ft at 10:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.91 ft at 10:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.92 ft at 10:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.92 ft at 11:00AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 11:15AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 11:30AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 11:45AM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 12:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.92 ft at 12:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 12:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.92 ft at 12:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.94 ft at 1:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 1:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 1:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.94 ft at 1:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 2:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.94 ft at 2:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 2:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 2:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 3:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 3:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 3:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 3:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 4:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.97 ft at 4:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 4:30PM Sep 02, 2015Highest Observation: 23.98 ft at 4:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.97 ft at 5:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.97 ft at 5:15PM Sep 02, 2015Highest Observation: 23.98 ft at 5:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.97 ft at 5:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.97 ft at 6:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.97 ft at 6:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 6:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 6:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 7:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 7:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 7:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 7:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 8:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.96 ft at 8:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.95 ft at 8:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.94 ft at 8:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 9:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.94 ft at 9:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 9:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.93 ft at 9:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.92 ft at 10:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.9 ft at 10:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.92 ft at 10:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.9 ft at 10:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.88 ft at 11:00PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.88 ft at 11:15PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.88 ft at 11:30PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.87 ft at 11:45PM Sep 02, 2015Observed: 23.86 ft at 12:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.85 ft at 12:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.86 ft at 12:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.86 ft at 12:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.83 ft at 1:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.83 ft at 1:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.82 ft at 1:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.82 ft at 1:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.81 ft at 2:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.81 ft at 2:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.81 ft at 2:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.78 ft at 2:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.76 ft at 3:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.75 ft at 3:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.74 ft at 3:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 3:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.73 ft at 4:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.71 ft at 4:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.71 ft at 4:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.69 ft at 4:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.68 ft at 5:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.67 ft at 5:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.66 ft at 5:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.64 ft at 5:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.62 ft at 6:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.61 ft at 6:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.61 ft at 6:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.59 ft at 6:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.57 ft at 7:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.56 ft at 7:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.54 ft at 7:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.53 ft at 7:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.52 ft at 8:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.5 ft at 8:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.48 ft at 8:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.46 ft at 8:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.44 ft at 9:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.41 ft at 9:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.39 ft at 9:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.38 ft at 9:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.34 ft at 10:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.31 ft at 10:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.27 ft at 10:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.23 ft at 10:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.2 ft at 11:00AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.16 ft at 11:15AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.11 ft at 11:30AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.07 ft at 11:45AM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 23.03 ft at 12:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.99 ft at 12:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.94 ft at 12:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.9 ft at 12:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.86 ft at 1:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.8 ft at 1:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.77 ft at 1:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.7 ft at 1:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.67 ft at 2:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.64 ft at 2:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.59 ft at 2:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.55 ft at 2:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.52 ft at 3:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.48 ft at 3:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.43 ft at 3:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.41 ft at 3:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.36 ft at 4:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.31 ft at 4:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.28 ft at 4:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.24 ft at 4:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.21 ft at 5:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.17 ft at 5:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.13 ft at 5:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.09 ft at 5:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.07 ft at 6:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.04 ft at 6:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 22.02 ft at 6:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.99 ft at 6:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.95 ft at 7:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.92 ft at 7:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.9 ft at 7:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.87 ft at 7:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.84 ft at 8:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.72 ft at 9:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.7 ft at 9:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.67 ft at 9:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.64 ft at 9:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.61 ft at 10:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.59 ft at 10:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.57 ft at 10:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.55 ft at 10:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.53 ft at 11:00PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.51 ft at 11:15PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.47 ft at 11:30PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.45 ft at 11:45PM Sep 03, 2015Observed: 21.43 ft at 12:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.42 ft at 12:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.39 ft at 12:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.37 ft at 12:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.36 ft at 1:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.34 ft at 1:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.32 ft at 1:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.28 ft at 1:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.27 ft at 2:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.25 ft at 2:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.23 ft at 2:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.23 ft at 2:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.21 ft at 3:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.18 ft at 3:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.16 ft at 3:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.15 ft at 3:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.14 ft at 4:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.12 ft at 4:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.1 ft at 4:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.09 ft at 4:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.07 ft at 5:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.05 ft at 5:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.04 ft at 5:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.03 ft at 5:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 21.01 ft at 6:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.99 ft at 6:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.99 ft at 6:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.97 ft at 6:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.95 ft at 7:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.93 ft at 7:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.92 ft at 7:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.9 ft at 7:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.9 ft at 8:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.88 ft at 8:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.87 ft at 8:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.86 ft at 8:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.84 ft at 9:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.81 ft at 9:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.79 ft at 9:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.74 ft at 9:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.69 ft at 10:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.66 ft at 10:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.62 ft at 10:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.56 ft at 10:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.5 ft at 11:00AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.44 ft at 11:15AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.39 ft at 11:30AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.34 ft at 11:45AM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.29 ft at 12:00PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.23 ft at 12:15PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.19 ft at 12:30PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.14 ft at 12:45PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.08 ft at 1:00PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 20.04 ft at 1:15PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.99 ft at 1:30PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.95 ft at 1:45PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.91 ft at 2:00PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.87 ft at 2:15PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.83 ft at 2:30PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.79 ft at 2:45PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.76 ft at 3:00PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.73 ft at 3:15PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.7 ft at 3:30PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.67 ft at 3:45PM Sep 04, 2015Observed: 19.64 ft at 4:00PM Sep 04, 2015Highest Forecast: 19 ft 7:00PM Sep 04, 2015Forecast: 18.6 ft 1:00AM Sep 05, 2015Forecast: 18.3 ft 7:00AM Sep 05, 2015Forecast: 17.5 ft 1:00PM Sep 05, 2015Forecast: 16.5 ft 7:00PM Sep 05, 2015Forecast: 16.2 ft 1:00AM Sep 06, 2015Forecast: 16.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 06, 2015Forecast: 16 ft 1:00PM Sep 06, 2015Forecast: 15.9 ft 7:00PM Sep 06, 2015Forecast: 15.8 ft 1:00AM Sep 07, 2015Forecast: 15.8 ft 7:00AM Sep 07, 2015Forecast: 15.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 07, 2015Forecast: 14.5 ft 7:00PM Sep 07, 2015Forecast: 14.4 ft 1:00AM Sep 08, 2015Forecast: 14.4 ft 7:00AM Sep 08, 2015Forecast: 14.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 08, 2015Forecast: 14 ft 7:00PM Sep 08, 2015Forecast: 13.9 ft 1:00AM Sep 09, 2015Forecast: 13.8 ft 7:00AM Sep 09, 2015Forecast: 13.7 ft 1:00PM Sep 09, 2015Forecast: 13.5 ft 7:00PM Sep 09, 2015Forecast: 13.4 ft 1:00AM Sep 10, 2015Forecast: 13.4 ft 7:00AM Sep 10, 2015Forecast: 13.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 10, 2015Forecast: 13.1 ft 7:00PM Sep 10, 2015Forecast: 13.1 ft 1:00AM Sep 11, 2015Forecast: 13.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 11, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDESI4(plotting HGIRV) Graph Created (6:02PM Sep 4, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 10:04AM Sep 4)Latest observed value: 19.64 ft at 4:00 PM CDT 4-Sep-2015. Flood Stage is 24 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 Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St 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: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 26
Flood Stage: 24
Action Stage: 20
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 35.55 ft on 06/13/2008
(2) 34.29 ft on 07/11/1993
(3) 30.13 ft on 06/26/2015 (P)
(4) 29.83 ft on 07/02/2010
(5) 29.78 ft on 04/11/1965
(6) 28.86 ft on 04/02/1960
(7) 28.65 ft on 06/16/1998
(8) 28.46 ft on 06/19/1984
(9) 27.71 ft on 05/25/2004
(10) 27.37 ft on 04/27/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 30.13 ft on 06/26/2015 (P)
(2) 25.97 ft on 07/01/2014
(3) 26.75 ft on 06/01/2013
(4) 26.74 ft on 05/31/2013
(5) 17.67 ft on 05/07/2012
(6) 24.09 ft on 06/21/2011
(7) 29.83 ft on 07/02/2010
(8) 22.91 ft on 04/28/2009
(9) 35.55 ft on 06/13/2008
(10) 27.37 ft on 04/27/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 6.80 ft on 02/24/1968
(2) 6.85 ft on 08/28/1971
(3) 6.87 ft on 09/09/1970
(4) 6.93 ft on 12/22/1966
(5) 7.10 ft on 05/19/1977
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37.3 This is the top of the levee on the downstream side of Southeast 6th Street.
35 Water completely fills the grass bowl of the Simon Estes Amphitheater.
34 Water surrounds Principal Park and approaches its entrances.
30 Water from the Des Moines River causes backwater impacts along portions of Fourmile Creek in the Vandalia Road and South Pleasant Hill Boulevard areas.
28.7 Simon Estes Amphitheater is inundated up to intersection of the arcing sidewalks.
28 Agricultural fields are affected in the Vandalia Road area.
26.3 Water covers Arthur Street east of Carlisle.
26 The levee gate is closed at Southeast 4th Street and Shaw Street.
25.7 Water surrounds the base of Simon Estes Amphitheater.
24.5 Deans Lake is closed.
24 The bike trail is closed east of Water Street. Portions of other bike trails are also affected.
22.7 Levee closures occur at Southeast 15th Street.
20.5 The storm valve is closed at Southeast 6th Street and Dunham.
20 The east side business storm valve is closed. Water affects the detention basin at East 7th Street and Elm.
18.5 The interior drainage gates are closed. Storm sewer backup may occur near Southeast 14th Street and Maury Street.
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Latitude: 41.577767° N, Longitude: 93.605495° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 24 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 29 762.52 ft 786.52 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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Des Moines Weather Forecast Office
9607 NW Beaver Dr.
Des Moines, IA 50131
(515) 270-2614
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