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Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 20.26 ft at 9:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 20.23 ft at 9:15AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 20.2 ft at 9:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 20.17 ft at 9:45AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 20.13 ft at 10:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 20.09 ft at 10:15AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 20.07 ft at 10:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 20.02 ft at 10:45AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.98 ft at 11:00AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.93 ft at 11:15AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.88 ft at 11:30AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.84 ft at 11:45AM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.79 ft at 12:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.74 ft at 12:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.69 ft at 12:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.65 ft at 12:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.6 ft at 1:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.55 ft at 1:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.52 ft at 1:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.45 ft at 1:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.4 ft at 2:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.36 ft at 2:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.31 ft at 2:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.26 ft at 2:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 19.24 ft at 3:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.89 ft at 5:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.84 ft at 5:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.79 ft at 5:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.74 ft at 5:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.69 ft at 6:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.63 ft at 6:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.58 ft at 6:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.54 ft at 6:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.51 ft at 7:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.47 ft at 7:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.43 ft at 7:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.39 ft at 7:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.38 ft at 8:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.35 ft at 8:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.33 ft at 8:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.29 ft at 8:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.25 ft at 9:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.22 ft at 9:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.19 ft at 9:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.16 ft at 9:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.12 ft at 10:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.08 ft at 10:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.05 ft at 10:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18.01 ft at 10:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 18 ft at 11:00PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 17.98 ft at 11:15PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 17.96 ft at 11:30PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 17.94 ft at 11:45PM Jul 30, 2015Observed: 17.92 ft at 12:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.88 ft at 12:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.87 ft at 12:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.84 ft at 12:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.8 ft at 1:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.78 ft at 1:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.76 ft at 1:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.74 ft at 1:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.71 ft at 2:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.7 ft at 2:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.67 ft at 2:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.64 ft at 2:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.62 ft at 3:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.58 ft at 3:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.57 ft at 3:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.54 ft at 3:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.53 ft at 4:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.51 ft at 4:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.49 ft at 4:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.46 ft at 4:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.43 ft at 5:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.4 ft at 5:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.38 ft at 5:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.37 ft at 5:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.34 ft at 6:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.32 ft at 6:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.3 ft at 6:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.27 ft at 6:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.25 ft at 7:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.22 ft at 7:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.2 ft at 7:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.17 ft at 7:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.14 ft at 8:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.11 ft at 8:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.09 ft at 8:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.06 ft at 8:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.03 ft at 9:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17.01 ft at 9:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 17 ft at 9:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.97 ft at 9:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.94 ft at 10:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.92 ft at 10:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.9 ft at 10:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.88 ft at 10:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.85 ft at 11:00AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.82 ft at 11:15AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.78 ft at 11:30AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.75 ft at 11:45AM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.71 ft at 12:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.68 ft at 12:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.64 ft at 12:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.62 ft at 12:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.58 ft at 1:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.54 ft at 1:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.5 ft at 1:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.46 ft at 1:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.43 ft at 2:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.4 ft at 2:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.37 ft at 2:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.33 ft at 2:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.31 ft at 3:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.29 ft at 3:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.26 ft at 3:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.23 ft at 3:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.2 ft at 4:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.17 ft at 4:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.15 ft at 4:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.14 ft at 4:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.12 ft at 5:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.1 ft at 5:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.08 ft at 5:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.05 ft at 5:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.04 ft at 6:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16.02 ft at 6:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 16 ft at 6:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.98 ft at 6:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.96 ft at 7:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.95 ft at 7:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.94 ft at 7:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.92 ft at 7:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.9 ft at 8:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.89 ft at 8:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.88 ft at 8:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.86 ft at 8:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.85 ft at 9:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.83 ft at 9:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.83 ft at 9:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.81 ft at 9:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.79 ft at 10:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.77 ft at 10:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.76 ft at 10:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.74 ft at 10:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.74 ft at 11:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.74 ft at 11:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.72 ft at 11:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.7 ft at 11:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 15.69 ft at 12:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.68 ft at 12:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.68 ft at 12:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.66 ft at 12:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.64 ft at 1:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.64 ft at 1:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.63 ft at 1:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.61 ft at 1:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.6 ft at 2:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.59 ft at 2:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.58 ft at 2:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.57 ft at 2:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.56 ft at 3:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.55 ft at 3:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.52 ft at 4:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.51 ft at 4:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.5 ft at 4:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.48 ft at 4:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.47 ft at 5:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.43 ft at 6:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.42 ft at 6:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.4 ft at 6:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.4 ft at 6:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.37 ft at 7:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.36 ft at 7:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.36 ft at 7:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.34 ft at 7:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.33 ft at 8:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.32 ft at 8:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.3 ft at 8:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.29 ft at 8:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.28 ft at 9:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.27 ft at 9:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.26 ft at 9:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.26 ft at 9:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.25 ft at 10:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.23 ft at 10:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.21 ft at 10:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.19 ft at 10:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.18 ft at 11:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.16 ft at 11:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.14 ft at 11:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.12 ft at 11:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.11 ft at 12:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.09 ft at 12:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.07 ft at 12:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.05 ft at 12:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.03 ft at 1:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.03 ft at 1:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 15.01 ft at 1:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.99 ft at 1:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.98 ft at 2:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.96 ft at 2:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.95 ft at 2:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.93 ft at 2:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.92 ft at 3:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.91 ft at 3:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.9 ft at 3:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.88 ft at 3:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.88 ft at 4:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.87 ft at 4:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.86 ft at 4:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.86 ft at 4:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.84 ft at 5:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.84 ft at 5:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.83 ft at 5:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.82 ft at 5:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.81 ft at 6:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.81 ft at 6:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.79 ft at 6:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.79 ft at 6:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.78 ft at 7:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.76 ft at 7:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.76 ft at 7:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.75 ft at 7:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.76 ft at 8:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.74 ft at 8:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.74 ft at 8:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.74 ft at 8:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.72 ft at 9:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.72 ft at 9:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.71 ft at 9:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.71 ft at 9:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.7 ft at 10:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.69 ft at 10:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.68 ft at 10:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.67 ft at 10:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.67 ft at 11:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.66 ft at 11:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.65 ft at 11:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.64 ft at 11:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 14.64 ft at 12:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.63 ft at 12:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.62 ft at 12:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.61 ft at 12:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.61 ft at 1:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.6 ft at 1:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.6 ft at 1:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.59 ft at 1:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 2:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 2:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 3:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.53 ft at 4:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.52 ft at 4:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.52 ft at 4:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.51 ft at 4:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.5 ft at 5:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.5 ft at 5:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.49 ft at 5:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.49 ft at 5:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.48 ft at 6:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.47 ft at 6:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.47 ft at 6:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.47 ft at 6:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.46 ft at 7:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.46 ft at 7:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.45 ft at 7:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.45 ft at 7:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.45 ft at 8:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.45 ft at 8:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.43 ft at 8:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 8:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 9:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 9:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 9:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 9:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.41 ft at 10:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.39 ft at 10:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.39 ft at 11:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 11:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 11:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 11:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 12:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 1:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 1:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 1:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 2:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 2:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 2:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 2:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 3:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 3:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 3:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 3:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 4:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 4:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 4:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 4:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 5:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 5:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.27 ft at 5:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.26 ft at 5:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.26 ft at 6:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.26 ft at 6:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.26 ft at 6:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.25 ft at 6:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.25 ft at 7:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.25 ft at 7:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.23 ft at 7:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.23 ft at 7:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.23 ft at 8:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.24 ft at 8:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.23 ft at 8:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 8:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 9:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 9:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 9:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 9:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.21 ft at 10:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.21 ft at 10:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 10:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 10:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 11:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 11:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.21 ft at 11:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 11:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 14.21 ft at 12:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.22 ft at 12:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.21 ft at 12:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.2 ft at 12:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.2 ft at 1:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.2 ft at 1:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.19 ft at 1:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.19 ft at 1:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.18 ft at 2:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.18 ft at 2:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.18 ft at 2:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.17 ft at 2:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.16 ft at 3:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.15 ft at 3:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.15 ft at 3:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.14 ft at 3:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.14 ft at 4:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.13 ft at 4:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.12 ft at 4:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.12 ft at 4:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.11 ft at 5:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.1 ft at 5:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.09 ft at 5:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.09 ft at 5:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.09 ft at 6:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.08 ft at 6:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.07 ft at 6:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.07 ft at 6:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.06 ft at 7:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.06 ft at 7:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.06 ft at 7:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.05 ft at 7:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.05 ft at 8:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.04 ft at 8:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.04 ft at 8:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.03 ft at 8:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.02 ft at 9:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.02 ft at 9:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.02 ft at 9:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.01 ft at 9:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.01 ft at 10:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14.01 ft at 10:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 14 ft at 10:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.99 ft at 10:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.99 ft at 11:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.98 ft at 11:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.97 ft at 11:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.97 ft at 11:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.96 ft at 12:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.95 ft at 12:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.95 ft at 12:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.94 ft at 12:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.93 ft at 1:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.92 ft at 1:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.92 ft at 1:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.9 ft at 1:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.9 ft at 2:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.89 ft at 2:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.88 ft at 2:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.88 ft at 2:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.87 ft at 3:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.86 ft at 3:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.86 ft at 3:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.85 ft at 3:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.84 ft at 4:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.84 ft at 4:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.84 ft at 4:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.83 ft at 4:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.82 ft at 5:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.82 ft at 5:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.81 ft at 5:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.8 ft at 5:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.8 ft at 6:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.79 ft at 6:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.79 ft at 6:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.78 ft at 6:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.77 ft at 7:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.77 ft at 7:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.77 ft at 7:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.76 ft at 7:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.76 ft at 8:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.75 ft at 8:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.75 ft at 8:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.75 ft at 8:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.74 ft at 9:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.74 ft at 9:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.74 ft at 9:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.73 ft at 9:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.73 ft at 10:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.73 ft at 10:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.73 ft at 10:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.72 ft at 10:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.72 ft at 11:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.71 ft at 11:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.71 ft at 11:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.72 ft at 11:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 13.71 ft at 12:00AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.71 ft at 12:15AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.71 ft at 12:30AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.7 ft at 12:45AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.7 ft at 1:00AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.7 ft at 1:15AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.69 ft at 1:30AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.69 ft at 1:45AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.69 ft at 2:00AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.69 ft at 2:15AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.69 ft at 2:30AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.68 ft at 2:45AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.68 ft at 3:00AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.68 ft at 3:15AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.67 ft at 3:30AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.67 ft at 3:45AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.67 ft at 4:00AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.66 ft at 4:15AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.66 ft at 4:30AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.65 ft at 4:45AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.65 ft at 5:00AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.65 ft at 5:15AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.65 ft at 5:30AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.64 ft at 5:45AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.64 ft at 6:00AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.64 ft at 6:15AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.63 ft at 6:30AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.63 ft at 6:45AM Aug 04, 2015Observed: 13.63 ft at 7:00AM Aug 04, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDESI4(plotting HGIRV) Graph Created (8:47AM Aug 4, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 13.63 ft at 7:00 AM CDT 4-Aug-2015. Flood Stage is 24 ft
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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) 26.75 ft on 06/01/2013
(3) 26.74 ft on 05/31/2013
(4) 17.67 ft on 05/07/2012
(5) 24.09 ft on 06/21/2011
(6) 29.83 ft on 07/02/2010
(7) 22.91 ft on 04/28/2009
(8) 35.55 ft on 06/13/2008
(9) 27.37 ft on 04/27/2007
(10) 21.16 ft on 05/03/2006
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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, IA 50131
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