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Des Moines River at Des Moines 2nd Ave Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 15.51 ft at 1:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 1:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 1:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 1:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 2:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 2:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 3:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 4:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 4:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 4:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 4:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 5:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 5:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 5:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 5:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 6:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 6:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 6:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 6:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 7:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 7:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 7:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 7:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 8:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 8:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 9:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 9:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 10:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 10:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 10:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 10:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 11:00AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 11:15AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 11:30AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 11:45AM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 12:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 12:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 12:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 12:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 1:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 1:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 1:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 1:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 2:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 2:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 3:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 3:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 4:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 4:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 4:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 5:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 5:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 5:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 5:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 6:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 6:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 6:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 6:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 7:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 7:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 7:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 7:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 9:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 9:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 10:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 10:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 10:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 10:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 11:00PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 11:15PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 11:30PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 11:45PM Apr 24, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 12:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 12:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 12:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 12:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 1:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 1:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 1:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 1:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 2:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 3:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 3:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 4:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 4:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 4:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 5:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 5:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 5:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 5:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 6:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 6:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 6:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 6:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 7:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 7:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 8:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 9:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 9:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 9:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 9:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 10:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 10:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 10:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 10:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 11:00AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 11:15AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 11:30AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 11:45AM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 12:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 12:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 12:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 12:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 1:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 1:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 1:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 1:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 2:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 2:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 3:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 3:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 3:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 3:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 4:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 4:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 4:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 4:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 5:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 5:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 5:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 5:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 6:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 6:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 6:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.44 ft at 6:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.43 ft at 7:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 7:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 7:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 7:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 8:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 8:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 8:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.44 ft at 8:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 9:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 9:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 9:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 9:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 10:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 10:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 10:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 10:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.44 ft at 11:00PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 11:15PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 11:30PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 11:45PM Apr 25, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 12:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 12:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 12:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 12:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 1:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 1:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 1:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 1:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 2:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 2:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 2:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 2:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 3:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 3:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 3:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 3:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 4:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 4:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 4:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 4:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 5:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 5:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 5:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 5:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 6:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 6:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 6:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 6:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 7:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 7:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 7:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 7:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 8:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 8:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 8:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 8:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 9:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 9:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 9:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 9:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 10:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 10:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 10:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 10:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 11:00AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 11:15AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 11:30AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 11:45AM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 12:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 12:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 12:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 12:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 1:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 1:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 1:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 1:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 2:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 2:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 2:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 2:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 3:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 3:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 3:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 3:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 4:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 4:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 4:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 4:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 5:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 5:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 5:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 5:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 6:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 6:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 6:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 6:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 7:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 7:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 7:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 7:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 8:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 8:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 8:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.44 ft at 8:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 9:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 9:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 9:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 9:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.44 ft at 10:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 10:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 10:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 10:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 11:00PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 11:15PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 11:30PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 11:45PM Apr 26, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 12:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.43 ft at 12:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 12:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.43 ft at 12:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 1:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 1:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 1:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.45 ft at 1:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 2:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 2:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 2:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 2:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 3:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 3:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 3:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 3:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 4:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 4:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 4:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 4:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 5:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 5:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 5:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 5:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 6:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 6:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 6:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 6:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 7:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 7:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 7:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 7:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 8:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 8:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 8:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.53 ft at 8:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.5 ft at 9:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 9:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 10:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 10:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 10:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 10:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 11:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.55 ft at 11:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 11:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 11:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.61 ft at 12:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 12:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.61 ft at 12:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.62 ft at 12:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.64 ft at 1:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.62 ft at 1:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 1:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 1:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 2:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 2:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 2:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 2:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 3:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 3:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 3:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 3:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 4:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.68 ft at 4:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 4:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.67 ft at 4:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 5:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 5:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.7 ft at 5:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 5:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 6:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 6:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 6:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.69 ft at 6:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 7:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.72 ft at 7:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 7:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.76 ft at 7:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.77 ft at 8:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 8:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.8 ft at 8:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 8:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 9:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 9:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 9:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 9:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 10:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 10:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 10:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.85 ft at 10:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 11:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 11:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 11:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 11:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 12:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 12:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 12:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 12:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 1:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.86 ft at 1:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 1:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 1:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 2:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 2:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 2:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 2:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 3:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 3:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 3:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 3:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 4:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 4:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 4:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 4:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 5:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 5:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.85 ft at 5:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 5:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 6:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 6:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 6:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 6:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 7:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 7:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 7:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.78 ft at 7:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 8:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.84 ft at 8:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 8:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 8:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 9:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 9:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 9:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 9:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 10:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 10:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 10:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.81 ft at 10:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 11:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.83 ft at 11:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 11:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.87 ft at 11:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.9 ft at 12:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.94 ft at 12:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.93 ft at 12:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 15.97 ft at 12:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16 ft at 1:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16 ft at 1:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.05 ft at 1:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.07 ft at 1:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.07 ft at 2:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.09 ft at 2:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.1 ft at 2:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.12 ft at 2:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.14 ft at 3:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.16 ft at 3:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.18 ft at 3:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.17 ft at 3:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.18 ft at 4:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.21 ft at 4:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.22 ft at 4:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.22 ft at 4:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.23 ft at 5:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.25 ft at 5:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.27 ft at 5:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.26 ft at 5:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.28 ft at 6:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.28 ft at 6:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.26 ft at 6:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.26 ft at 6:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.28 ft at 7:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.29 ft at 7:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.28 ft at 7:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.27 ft at 7:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.28 ft at 8:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.31 ft at 8:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.3 ft at 8:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.31 ft at 8:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.3 ft at 9:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.31 ft at 9:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.29 ft at 9:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.32 ft at 9:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.32 ft at 10:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.32 ft at 10:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.33 ft at 10:30PM Apr 28, 2016Highest Observation: 16.34 ft at 10:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 16.33 ft at 11:00PM Apr 28, 2016Highest Observation: 16.34 ft at 11:15PM Apr 28, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDMOI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:47AM Apr 29, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 16.34 ft at 11:15 PM CDT 28-Apr-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) 21.67 ft on 06/27/2014
(2) 20.12 ft on 05/29/2013
(3) 17.26 ft on 05/07/2012
(4) 18.64 ft on 06/20/2011
(5) 18.64 ft on 04/26/2011
(6) 26.08 ft on 07/02/2010
(7) 17.70 ft on 05/30/2009
(8) 31.57 ft on 06/13/2008
(9) 20.72 ft on 08/25/2007
(10) 20.47 ft on 03/21/2007
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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

River Stage
Reference Frame
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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