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Des Moines River at Ottumwa Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 2.67 ft at 1:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 2:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.65 ft at 3:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 4:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 4:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 5:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 5:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 5:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 6:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 6:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.68 ft at 7:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.81 ft at 7:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 7:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 8:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 8:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 8:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.87 ft at 8:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 8:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 9:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 9:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 9:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 9:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 9:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 9:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.87 ft at 10:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 10:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 10:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 10:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.87 ft at 11:00PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:10PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:20PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:30PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 11:40PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 11:50PM Aug 23, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 2.89 ft at 12:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 12:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 2.99 ft at 12:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.16 ft at 1:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.31 ft at 1:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.35 ft at 1:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.37 ft at 1:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.37 ft at 2:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.4 ft at 2:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.41 ft at 2:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.4 ft at 3:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.4 ft at 3:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.42 ft at 4:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 4:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.4 ft at 4:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.42 ft at 5:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.42 ft at 5:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 6:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.59 ft at 6:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 6:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.68 ft at 6:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.69 ft at 6:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 7:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.51 ft at 7:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 8:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 8:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 8:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 9:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 10:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 10:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.66 ft at 10:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.67 ft at 10:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:00AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:10AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:20AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:30AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:40AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:50AM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.73 ft at 12:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.73 ft at 12:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.73 ft at 1:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 1:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.69 ft at 3:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 3:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 4:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 4:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 4:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 4:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 4:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 4:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 5:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 5:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.62 ft at 5:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 5:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 5:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 5:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 6:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 6:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 6:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 6:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 6:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 6:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 7:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 7:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.66 ft at 7:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 8:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.66 ft at 8:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.67 ft at 8:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 8:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.79 ft at 8:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.85 ft at 8:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.88 ft at 9:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.9 ft at 9:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 3.97 ft at 10:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.03 ft at 10:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.06 ft at 10:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.06 ft at 10:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.08 ft at 11:00PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.08 ft at 11:10PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.08 ft at 11:20PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.08 ft at 11:30PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.09 ft at 11:40PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.09 ft at 11:50PM Aug 24, 2016Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.09 ft at 12:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.09 ft at 12:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.21 ft at 1:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.21 ft at 1:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.26 ft at 1:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.32 ft at 1:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.37 ft at 2:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 2:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 3:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 3:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 3:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 4:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 4:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 4:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 4:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.43 ft at 4:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.4 ft at 4:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.44 ft at 5:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 5:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 5:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 5:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 6:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 6:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.43 ft at 7:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 7:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 8:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.46 ft at 8:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.47 ft at 8:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.47 ft at 8:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.49 ft at 8:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.5 ft at 8:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.5 ft at 9:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.52 ft at 9:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.49 ft at 9:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.49 ft at 9:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.5 ft at 9:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.49 ft at 9:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.5 ft at 10:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.52 ft at 10:10AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.5 ft at 10:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.51 ft at 10:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.52 ft at 10:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.52 ft at 10:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.51 ft at 11:00AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:10AM Aug 25, 2016Highest Observation: 4.86 ft at 11:20AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.65 ft at 11:30AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.63 ft at 11:40AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 11:50AM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.61 ft at 12:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 12:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.57 ft at 12:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.59 ft at 12:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.58 ft at 12:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.58 ft at 1:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.62 ft at 1:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.55 ft at 1:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.56 ft at 1:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.55 ft at 1:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.51 ft at 2:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.76 ft at 2:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.69 ft at 2:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.67 ft at 2:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.66 ft at 3:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.66 ft at 3:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.65 ft at 3:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.64 ft at 3:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.64 ft at 3:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.64 ft at 3:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.65 ft at 4:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.64 ft at 4:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.56 ft at 4:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.49 ft at 4:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.45 ft at 4:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.45 ft at 4:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 5:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 5:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 5:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 6:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.36 ft at 6:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 7:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 7:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 7:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.37 ft at 7:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 7:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 7:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.4 ft at 8:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.3 ft at 8:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.26 ft at 9:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.26 ft at 9:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.26 ft at 9:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 10:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.28 ft at 10:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 10:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.36 ft at 10:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:00PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.41 ft at 11:10PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.42 ft at 11:20PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.43 ft at 11:30PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.43 ft at 11:40PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:50PM Aug 25, 2016Observed: 4.44 ft at 12:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.44 ft at 12:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.51 ft at 12:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.55 ft at 1:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.55 ft at 1:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.58 ft at 1:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.58 ft at 1:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.61 ft at 2:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 2:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.61 ft at 2:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.61 ft at 2:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.61 ft at 2:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 3:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 3:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.63 ft at 3:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 3:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 3:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.62 ft at 4:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.59 ft at 4:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 4:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.6 ft at 4:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.53 ft at 4:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.46 ft at 4:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.43 ft at 5:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 5:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.38 ft at 5:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 5:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.39 ft at 5:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.36 ft at 5:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.37 ft at 6:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.36 ft at 6:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.31 ft at 6:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 6:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.14 ft at 7:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.12 ft at 7:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.07 ft at 7:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.02 ft at 8:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4 ft at 8:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.97 ft at 8:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.97 ft at 8:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.96 ft at 8:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.02 ft at 9:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.08 ft at 9:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.13 ft at 9:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.17 ft at 10:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.19 ft at 10:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.21 ft at 10:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.2 ft at 10:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.21 ft at 10:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:00AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 11:10AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:20AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:30AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 11:40AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 11:50AM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 12:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 12:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 12:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 12:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 1:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 1:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 1:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 2:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 2:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 2:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 2:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 3:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 3:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.26 ft at 3:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 3:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 3:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 4:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 4:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 4:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 5:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 5:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 5:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 5:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 5:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 5:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 6:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 6:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 6:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 6:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 7:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 7:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.25 ft at 7:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 7:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 7:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 7:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 8:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 8:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 8:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.15 ft at 8:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.08 ft at 9:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.05 ft at 9:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.05 ft at 9:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.04 ft at 9:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 4.04 ft at 9:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.97 ft at 10:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.89 ft at 10:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.85 ft at 10:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.81 ft at 10:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.82 ft at 10:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.8 ft at 10:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.78 ft at 11:00PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:10PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:20PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:30PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:40PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.75 ft at 11:50PM Aug 26, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.75 ft at 12:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.75 ft at 12:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.76 ft at 12:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.76 ft at 1:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.76 ft at 1:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.63 ft at 1:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.61 ft at 1:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.55 ft at 2:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 2:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 3:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.55 ft at 3:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.52 ft at 3:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.37 ft at 4:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.34 ft at 4:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.31 ft at 4:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.31 ft at 4:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 5:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.27 ft at 6:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.08 ft at 7:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.08 ft at 7:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 8:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 9:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 9:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 9:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.09 ft at 9:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.23 ft at 10:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.24 ft at 10:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 10:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.27 ft at 11:00AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:10AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:20AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:30AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:40AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:50AM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 12:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 12:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.27 ft at 12:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.27 ft at 12:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 1:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 1:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 1:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.2 ft at 4:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.07 ft at 4:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.02 ft at 4:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.99 ft at 4:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3 ft at 4:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.97 ft at 4:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.97 ft at 5:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 5:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 5:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 5:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 5:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 5:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 6:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 6:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 6:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 7:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 7:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 7:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.94 ft at 7:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 7:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 7:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 8:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 2.99 ft at 8:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.1 ft at 9:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 9:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.29 ft at 9:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.32 ft at 10:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.32 ft at 10:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.28 ft at 10:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.24 ft at 11:00PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.22 ft at 11:10PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:20PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.11 ft at 11:30PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:40PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.08 ft at 11:50PM Aug 27, 2016Observed: 3.08 ft at 12:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 12:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.07 ft at 12:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 12:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 12:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 12:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 1:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 1:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 1:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 1:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 1:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 2:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 2:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 2:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 2:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 2:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 2:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 3:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.07 ft at 3:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 3:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 4:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 4:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 5:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 5:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 6:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 6:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 6:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 7:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 7:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 7:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 8:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 8:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 8:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 9:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.03 ft at 9:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 10:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.02 ft at 10:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 10:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 10:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 10:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.03 ft at 10:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 11:00AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.03 ft at 11:10AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 11:20AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 11:30AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 11:40AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:50AM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 12:00PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:10PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:20PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 12:30PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.03 ft at 12:40PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 12:50PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 1:00PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.03 ft at 1:10PM Aug 28, 2016Observed: 3.06 ft at 1:20PM Aug 28, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesOTMI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:48PM Aug 28, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.06 ft at 1:20 PM CDT 28-Aug-2016. Flood Stage is 11.5 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 Ottumwa 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: 19
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 11.5
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 22.15 ft on 07/12/1993
(2) 20.97 ft on 06/07/1947
(3) 20.87 ft on 06/15/1947
(4) 20.60 ft on 06/17/2008
(5) 20.23 ft on 05/31/1903
(6) 20.04 ft on 08/11/2010
(7) 18.33 ft on 04/11/1965
(8) 18.27 ft on 05/24/1944
(9) 18.26 ft on 04/01/1960
(10) 17.66 ft on 06/28/1954
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.90 ft on 02/29/2016 (P)
(2) 11.81 ft on 02/22/2016 (P)
(3) 11.49 ft on 01/11/2016 (P)
(4) 12.06 ft on 01/09/2016 (P)
(5) 11.97 ft on 12/24/2015 (P)
(6) 12.71 ft on 12/14/2015 (P)
(7) 13.74 ft on 06/26/2015
(8) 12.17 ft on 09/10/2014
(9) 15.99 ft on 04/18/2013
(10) 10.94 ft on 04/19/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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25 The City of Ottumwa is protected by a 25 foot levee.
23 The levee opening at the south end of the Market street bridge may need to be planked and sandbagged.
22 Sandbagging and planking operations may be needed for openings along Vine Street.
19.5 The Market street parking lot floods. The entrance to the Market street bridge is sandbagged.
18.5 Sewer backup will reach the street surface at Market and Commercial Streets.
18 The Fairport area along the railroad tracks floods. Sandbagging may be needed at the Vine Street diversion chamber. Evacuations may begin at the trailer court.
17.5 Sewer backup in basements occurs at businesses along Main street.
17 Paris Street floods. Market Street bridge is closed.
15 Flooding occurs in rural areas both upstream and downstream of Ottumwa.
12 Water affects Eldon.
11.5 Water affects the northeast side of Rabbit Run Road.
11 Bear Creek reaches bankfull.
10 Agricultural flooding occurs along most of the reach between Ottumwa and Eldon.
9 Water affects rural fields primarily downstream of Ottumwa.
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Latitude: 41.010779° N, Longitude: 92.411489° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 622 ft 632 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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