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Des Moines River at Des Moines 2nd Ave Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 15.81 ft at 1:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.79 ft at 1:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 2:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 2:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 2:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 2:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 3:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.79 ft at 3:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 3:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.85 ft at 3:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.8 ft at 4:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 4:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.86 ft at 4:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.76 ft at 4:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 5:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 5:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 5:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.8 ft at 5:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 6:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 6:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 6:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 6:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 7:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.79 ft at 7:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 7:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 7:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 8:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 8:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 8:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.79 ft at 8:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.75 ft at 9:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.6 ft at 9:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 9:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.41 ft at 9:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.24 ft at 10:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.11 ft at 10:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.97 ft at 10:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.8 ft at 10:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.7 ft at 11:00AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.55 ft at 11:15AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.47 ft at 11:30AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.36 ft at 11:45AM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.25 ft at 12:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.13 ft at 12:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.1 ft at 12:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.98 ft at 12:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.89 ft at 1:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.83 ft at 1:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 1:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.71 ft at 1:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.69 ft at 2:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.59 ft at 2:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.55 ft at 2:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.51 ft at 2:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.47 ft at 3:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.54 ft at 3:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.54 ft at 3:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.58 ft at 3:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.71 ft at 4:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.82 ft at 4:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 13.89 ft at 4:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.01 ft at 4:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.13 ft at 5:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.3 ft at 5:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.41 ft at 5:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.62 ft at 5:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.74 ft at 6:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 14.85 ft at 6:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 6:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 6:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.22 ft at 7:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.32 ft at 7:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.42 ft at 7:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 7:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.62 ft at 8:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 8:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 9:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.8 ft at 9:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.85 ft at 9:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.85 ft at 9:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.88 ft at 10:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 10:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.89 ft at 10:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.89 ft at 10:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.96 ft at 11:00PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.92 ft at 11:15PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.99 ft at 11:30PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 15.93 ft at 11:45PM Jun 21, 2016Observed: 16.01 ft at 12:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.98 ft at 12:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.04 ft at 12:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.98 ft at 12:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.04 ft at 1:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.98 ft at 1:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.06 ft at 1:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.02 ft at 1:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.06 ft at 2:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.04 ft at 2:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.08 ft at 2:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 2:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.04 ft at 3:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.01 ft at 3:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.03 ft at 3:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.03 ft at 3:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.02 ft at 4:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 4:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.08 ft at 4:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.08 ft at 4:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.02 ft at 5:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 5:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.06 ft at 5:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.05 ft at 5:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.06 ft at 6:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.03 ft at 6:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 6:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.05 ft at 6:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.08 ft at 7:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.08 ft at 7:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 7:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.07 ft at 7:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 8:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.06 ft at 8:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.07 ft at 8:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 8:45AM Jun 22, 2016Highest Observation: 16.1 ft at 9:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.07 ft at 9:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.03 ft at 9:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.08 ft at 9:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.98 ft at 10:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.01 ft at 10:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.03 ft at 10:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.02 ft at 10:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 16.01 ft at 11:00AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.95 ft at 11:15AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.92 ft at 11:30AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.93 ft at 11:45AM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.9 ft at 12:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.86 ft at 12:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.87 ft at 12:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 12:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.86 ft at 1:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 1:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 1:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.77 ft at 1:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.79 ft at 2:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 2:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 2:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.79 ft at 2:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 3:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 3:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.77 ft at 3:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 3:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 4:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 4:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 4:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 4:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.75 ft at 5:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.77 ft at 5:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 5:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 5:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 6:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 6:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 6:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 6:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 7:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 7:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 7:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 7:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.66 ft at 8:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.66 ft at 8:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.75 ft at 8:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 8:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.75 ft at 9:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 9:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 9:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 9:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 10:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 10:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 10:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 10:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.74 ft at 11:00PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 11:15PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.75 ft at 11:30PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 11:45PM Jun 22, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 12:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 12:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 12:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 12:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 1:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 1:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.66 ft at 1:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 1:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 2:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 2:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.74 ft at 2:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.66 ft at 2:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 3:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 3:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 3:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 3:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 4:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 4:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 4:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 4:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 5:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 5:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 5:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 5:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.66 ft at 6:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 6:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 6:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 6:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.73 ft at 7:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 7:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 7:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 7:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 8:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 8:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 8:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 8:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.63 ft at 9:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 9:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 9:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.63 ft at 9:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 10:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 10:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.66 ft at 10:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 10:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 11:00AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.64 ft at 11:15AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 11:30AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 11:45AM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.62 ft at 12:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.62 ft at 12:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 12:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.62 ft at 12:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 1:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.62 ft at 1:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.59 ft at 1:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.61 ft at 1:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.6 ft at 2:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.59 ft at 2:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.6 ft at 2:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 3:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.6 ft at 3:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 4:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 4:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 5:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 5:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 5:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 5:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 6:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 6:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 6:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 6:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 7:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 7:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 8:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 8:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 8:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 8:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 9:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 9:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 9:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 9:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 10:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 10:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 10:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 10:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 11:00PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 11:15PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 11:30PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 11:45PM Jun 23, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 12:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 12:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 12:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 12:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 1:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.59 ft at 1:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 1:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 1:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 2:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 2:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 2:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 2:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 3:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.59 ft at 3:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 3:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 3:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.59 ft at 4:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 4:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 4:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 4:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 5:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 5:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 5:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 5:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 6:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 6:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 6:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 6:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 7:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 7:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 7:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 8:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 8:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 9:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 9:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 9:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 10:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 10:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.44 ft at 10:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 10:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.42 ft at 11:00AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.41 ft at 11:15AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.36 ft at 11:30AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.38 ft at 11:45AM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.3 ft at 12:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.26 ft at 12:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.26 ft at 12:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.25 ft at 12:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.23 ft at 1:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.21 ft at 1:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.19 ft at 1:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.24 ft at 1:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.18 ft at 2:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.18 ft at 2:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.22 ft at 2:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.22 ft at 2:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.15 ft at 3:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.18 ft at 3:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.14 ft at 3:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.21 ft at 3:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.15 ft at 4:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.18 ft at 4:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.14 ft at 4:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 4:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 5:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 5:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 5:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 5:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.05 ft at 6:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 6:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 6:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 6:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.11 ft at 7:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 7:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 7:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.13 ft at 7:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 8:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.11 ft at 8:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 8:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 8:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 9:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 9:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.02 ft at 9:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 9:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 10:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 10:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.14 ft at 10:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.13 ft at 10:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 11:00PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.11 ft at 11:15PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 11:30PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 11:45PM Jun 24, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 12:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 12:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.11 ft at 12:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 12:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 1:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 1:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 1:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.13 ft at 1:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 2:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.13 ft at 2:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 2:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 2:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 3:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 3:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 3:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 3:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 4:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 4:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 4:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.14 ft at 4:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 5:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.05 ft at 5:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 5:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.13 ft at 5:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.03 ft at 6:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 6:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 6:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 6:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 7:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.13 ft at 7:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 7:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 7:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.05 ft at 8:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 8:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 8:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.03 ft at 8:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 9:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 9:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 9:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 9:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 10:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 10:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.11 ft at 10:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.09 ft at 10:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 11:00AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.07 ft at 11:15AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.12 ft at 11:30AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.14 ft at 11:45AM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 12:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.18 ft at 12:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.19 ft at 12:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.21 ft at 12:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.16 ft at 1:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.21 ft at 1:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.23 ft at 1:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.2 ft at 1:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.22 ft at 2:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.2 ft at 2:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.25 ft at 2:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.24 ft at 2:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.27 ft at 3:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.29 ft at 3:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.2 ft at 3:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.3 ft at 3:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.26 ft at 4:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.25 ft at 4:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.29 ft at 4:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.28 ft at 4:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.29 ft at 5:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.3 ft at 5:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.32 ft at 5:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.33 ft at 5:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.29 ft at 6:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.32 ft at 6:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.32 ft at 6:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.27 ft at 6:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.33 ft at 7:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.29 ft at 7:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.31 ft at 7:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.33 ft at 7:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.34 ft at 8:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.29 ft at 8:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.33 ft at 8:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.34 ft at 8:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.35 ft at 9:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.35 ft at 9:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.34 ft at 9:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.31 ft at 9:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.3 ft at 10:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.35 ft at 10:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.34 ft at 10:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.34 ft at 10:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.32 ft at 11:00PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.31 ft at 11:15PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.31 ft at 11:30PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.3 ft at 11:45PM Jun 25, 2016Observed: 15.32 ft at 12:00AM Jun 26, 2016Observed: 15.35 ft at 12:15AM Jun 26, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDMOI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:17AM Jun 26, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 15.35 ft at 12:15 AM CDT 26-Jun-2016. Flood Stage is 23 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Des Moines River at Des Moines 2nd Ave 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: 23
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 31.71 ft on 07/11/1993
(2) 31.57 ft on 06/13/2008
(3) 30.16 ft on 06/24/1954
(4) 27.30 ft on 05/31/1903
(5) 26.50 ft on 06/26/1947
(6) 26.08 ft on 07/02/2010
(7) 25.25 ft on 04/01/1960
(8) 24.40 ft on 05/23/1944
(9) 23.80 ft on 03/31/1951
(10) 23.40 ft on 06/17/1944
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 20.55 ft on 09/01/2015
(2) 20.47 ft on 06/26/2015
(3) 21.67 ft on 06/27/2014
(4) 20.12 ft on 05/29/2013
(5) 17.26 ft on 05/07/2012
(6) 18.64 ft on 06/20/2011
(7) 18.64 ft on 04/26/2011
(8) 26.08 ft on 07/02/2010
(9) 17.70 ft on 05/30/2009
(10) 31.57 ft on 06/13/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 12.50 ft on 01/29/1940

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37.2 This is the top of the levee at 2nd Avenue.
33.6 This is the top of the levee at Central Place.
30.2 Water reaches the top of the Court Avenue bridge arches and well the base of the River Walk pedestrian bridge.
30 The levees are closed on the railroad tracks south of Court Avenue.
27.7 Water is several feet deep against the Birdland Marina boathouse.
26.5 Euclid Avenue floods.
26 Water is across the Polk County Human Services Department parking lot.
25.5 Water affects portions of the Polk County Human Services Department parking lot...on the north side of Euclid Avenue and on the west side of the river.
25 Widespread flooding occurs in Riverview and Prospect Parks.
24.5 Levee closures occur across Saylor Road and Guthrie Avenue which is north and East of Birdland Park.
24 Water affects several residences.
23 Birdland Park floods. Water affects many residences around 6th Avenue.
22.4 The Des Moines Rowing Club is threatened.
18.5 Low lying sections of the Neal Smith Trail in Birdland Park flood.
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Latitude: 41.612291° N, Longitude: 93.619945° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 23 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 29 773.74 ft 796.74 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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