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Des Moines River at Ottumwa Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 3.67 ft at 8:10PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:20PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:30PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 8:40PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 8:50PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:00PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 9:10PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:20PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:30PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 9:40PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 9:50PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:00PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 10:10PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 10:20PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 10:30PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.63 ft at 10:40PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:50PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.55 ft at 11:00PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.51 ft at 11:10PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.48 ft at 11:20PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.46 ft at 11:30PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 11:40PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 11:50PM Nov 17, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 12:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 12:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.34 ft at 12:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.33 ft at 12:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.32 ft at 1:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.31 ft at 1:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 1:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 1:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.28 ft at 1:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.27 ft at 1:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.27 ft at 2:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.23 ft at 2:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.21 ft at 3:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.21 ft at 3:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.19 ft at 3:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.18 ft at 3:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.18 ft at 3:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.17 ft at 3:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.16 ft at 4:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.15 ft at 4:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.14 ft at 4:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.13 ft at 4:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.13 ft at 4:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 4:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.11 ft at 5:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.1 ft at 5:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.07 ft at 5:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.07 ft at 5:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 5:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 6:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 6:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 7:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 8:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 8:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 8:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 8:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 8:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 8:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 9:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 9:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 10:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 10:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 10:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 10:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 11:00AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:10AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:20AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 11:30AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 11:40AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 11:50AM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 12:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 12:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 12:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 1:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 1:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 1:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 1:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 1:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 3:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 4:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 4:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 4:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 4:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 4:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 5:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 5:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 5:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 5:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 6:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 6:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 6:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:40PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:50PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:00PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:10PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:20PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 8:30PM Nov 18, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:10AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:20AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 11:20AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 11:30AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 11:40AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 11:50AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 12:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 12:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 1:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 1:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 1:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 1:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 2:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 2:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 4:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 4:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 5:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.05 ft at 5:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.03 ft at 5:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.18 ft at 6:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.14 ft at 7:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.15 ft at 8:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 9:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 10:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:10PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:20PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:40PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:50PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 6:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 6:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 8:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 8:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 9:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 9:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 10:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.19 ft at 10:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.17 ft at 11:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.17 ft at 11:10AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.16 ft at 11:20AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:40AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.14 ft at 11:50AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.16 ft at 12:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.29 ft at 1:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 1:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 2:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 2:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 2:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 2:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 3:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 3:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 3:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.72 ft at 3:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 4:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 4:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 4:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 5:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 5:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.15 ft at 5:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 5:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 5:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 6:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.68 ft at 6:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 7:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 7:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 7:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 7:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 8:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 8:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 8:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.17 ft at 8:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.34 ft at 8:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.59 ft at 10:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.6 ft at 10:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.6 ft at 10:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.62 ft at 11:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.62 ft at 11:10PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.63 ft at 11:20PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 11:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 11:40PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.73 ft at 11:50PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 12:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.81 ft at 12:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 12:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 12:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 1:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 1:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.87 ft at 1:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 1:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 2:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 2:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 2:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 2:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 2:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 2:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 3:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 3:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 3:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 3:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 3:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 3:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 4:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 4:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 5:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 5:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 5:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 6:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 6:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 7:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 7:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 7:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 7:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 7:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 8:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 8:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 8:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 8:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 9:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 9:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 9:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 10:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 10:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 10:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 10:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 11:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 11:10AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 11:20AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 11:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 11:40AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:50AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 12:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 12:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 12:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 12:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 1:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 1:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 1:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 1:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 2:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 2:20PM Nov 21, 2014Highest Observation: 4.38 ft at 2:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 2:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 3:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 3:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 3:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 3:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 3:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 3:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 4:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 4:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 4:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 4:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 4:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 5:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 5:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 6:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 6:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 7:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 7:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 7:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 7:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 7:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 8:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 8:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 8:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 8:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 9:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 9:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 9:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 10:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 10:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 10:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 10:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 10:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:10PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:20PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:40PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:50PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 12:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 12:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 12:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 12:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 1:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 1:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 1:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 1:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 2:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 2:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 3:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 3:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 3:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 3:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 3:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 3:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 4:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 4:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 5:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 5:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 5:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 5:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 5:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 5:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 6:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 6:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 6:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 7:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 7:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 7:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 7:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 7:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 9:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 9:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 9:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:10AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:20AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:40AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:50AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 12:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 12:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 12:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 12:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 12:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:50PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:50PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 2:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 2:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 2:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:50PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 3:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 3:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:50PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 4:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 4:50PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 5:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 5:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:50PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 6:50PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:10PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:20PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:40PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 7:50PM Nov 22, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesOTMI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:02PM Nov 22, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.13 ft at 7:50 PM CST 22-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 19
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 11
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) 10.94 ft on 04/19/2012
(2) 14.90 ft on 06/15/2011
(3) 20.04 ft on 08/11/2010
(4) 10.90 ft on 04/30/2009
(5) 11.07 ft on 03/25/2009
(6) 20.60 ft on 06/17/2008
(7) 11.13 ft on 08/24/2007
(8) 7.29 ft on 05/03/2006
(9) 8.98 ft on 04/13/2005
(10) 8.81 ft on 06/14/2004
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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 The northeast side of Rabbit Run is affected. Bear Creek will reach bankfull.
10 Agricultural flooding occurs along most of the reach between Ottumwa and Eldon.
9 Water affects rural areas 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 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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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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