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Wapsipinicon River near DeWitt Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.03 ft at 4:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 5:00AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 5:15AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 5:30AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 5:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 6:00AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 6:15AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 6:30AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 6:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 7:00AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 7:15AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 7:30AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 7:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 8:00AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 8:15AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 8:30AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 8:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 9:00AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 9:15AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 9:30AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 9:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:00AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:15AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:30AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 11:00AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 11:15AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 11:30AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 11:45AM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 12:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 12:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 12:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 12:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 1:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 1:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 1:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 1:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 2:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 2:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 2:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 2:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 4:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 4:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 4:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 4:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 5:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 5:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 5:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 5:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 6:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 6:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 6:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 6:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 7:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 7:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 7:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 7:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 8:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 8:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 8:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 8:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 9:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 9:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 9:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 9:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 10:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 10:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 10:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 10:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:00PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 11:15PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 11:30PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 11:45PM Dec 15, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 2:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 2:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 2:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 2:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 3:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 4:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 4:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 4:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 4:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 5:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 5:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 5:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 5:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 6:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 6:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 6:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 6:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 7:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 7:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 7:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 7:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 8:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 8:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 8:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 8:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 9:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 9:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 9:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 10:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 10:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 10:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 10:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:00AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:15AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:30AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:45AM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 12:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 12:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 12:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 12:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 2:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 2:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 2:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 2:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 3:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 3:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 3:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 3:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 5:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 5:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 5:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 6:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 6:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 6:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 6:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 7:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 7:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 7:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 11:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 11:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 12:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 2:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 3:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 8:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 8:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 10:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 10:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 11:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 12:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 12:15AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 12:30AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 12:45AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 1:00AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 1:15AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 1:30AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 1:45AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 2:00AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 2:15AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 2:30AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 2:45AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 3:00AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 3:15AM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 5.16 ft at 3:30AM Dec 18, 2014U.S. Geological SurveyDEWI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:31AM Dec 18, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.16 ft at 3:30 AM CST 18-Dec-2014. Flood Stage is 11 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 Wapsipinicon River near DeWitt are issued routinely during the warm season, and as needed at other times of the year.

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Upstream Gauge - at Anamosa Shaw Rd Upstream Gauge
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 11.5
Flood Stage: 11
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 14.32 ft on 07/02/2014 (P)
(2) 14.19 ft on 06/17/1990
(3) 14.13 ft on 06/16/2008
(4) 13.79 ft on 05/30/2004
(5) 13.70 ft on 04/19/2013
(6) 13.66 ft on 05/24/1999
(7) 13.52 ft on 07/30/2010
(8) 13.46 ft on 06/04/2013
(9) 13.44 ft on 06/30/2013
(10) 13.26 ft on 05/01/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.32 ft on 07/02/2014 (P)
(2) 11.25 ft on 03/12/2014 (P)
(3) 13.44 ft on 06/30/2013
(4) 13.46 ft on 06/04/2013
(5) 11.69 ft on 05/12/2013
(6) 13.70 ft on 04/19/2013
(7) 13.14 ft on 03/12/2013
(8) 11.25 ft on 05/01/2011
(9) 11.89 ft on 03/31/2011
(10) 11.64 ft on 02/23/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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16.5 Water affects the lowest sections of U.S. Highway 61 near the river and reaches the lowest sections of the County Road Y52 bridge deck.
16 Water reaches the bottom of the U.S. Highway 67 bridge deck near Folletts and reaches the bottom of the County Road E63/Y22 bridge deck near Toronto.
15.5 Water reaches the bottom of the County Road Z30 bridge deck. Water reaches the bottom of the Iowa Highway 956 bridge deck.
15 Water reaches the bottom of the U.S. Highway 30 bridge deck and affects the lowest sections of U.S. Highway 30 between Wheatland and Calamus.
14.5 Water affects U.S. Highway 67 near Folletts and affects the lowest sections of County Road Z30 near McCausland. Water also affects the lowest sections of County Road Y52 near the river and affects access roads to Buena Vista.
14 Water reaches the bottoms of the U.S. Highway 67 bridge decks over the Wapsipinicon backwaters. Water also overtops the floodwall to an establishment near the old U.S. Highway 61 bridge.
13 Water affects many residences along the river.
12.5 Water affects old U.S. Highway 61 near the river and affects an establishment near the old U.S. Highway 61 bridge.
12 Overbank flooding occurs. Water affects residences along the river between Wheatland and Calamus. Water affects businesses along the river near Calamus.
11.5 Water affects homes along old U.S. Highway 61. The river is bank full in most areas.
11 Water affects County Road E63 north of the river near Toronto and affects the lowest roads in Buena Vista.
10 Water affects a few residences along the river.
9.5 Water affects Walnut Grove Park in Toronto.
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Latitude: 41.766944° N, Longitude: 90.534722° 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
(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 29 598.81 ft 609.81 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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