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Des Moines River at St. Francisville Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 15.36 ft at 4:00PM Jul 26, 2014Highest Observation: 15.38 ft at 4:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.37 ft at 4:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.35 ft at 4:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.36 ft at 5:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.35 ft at 5:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.35 ft at 5:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.34 ft at 5:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.29 ft at 6:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.29 ft at 6:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.29 ft at 6:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.28 ft at 6:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.26 ft at 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.24 ft at 7:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 7:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 7:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 8:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 8:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 8:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 8:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 9:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 9:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 9:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 9:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 10:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 10:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 10:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 10:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 11:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 11:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 11:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15.01 ft at 11:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 12:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 12:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 15.01 ft at 12:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 12:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.98 ft at 1:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.98 ft at 1:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 1:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.96 ft at 2:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.96 ft at 2:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 2:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.93 ft at 2:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.93 ft at 3:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.92 ft at 3:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.92 ft at 3:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.92 ft at 3:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.91 ft at 4:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.89 ft at 4:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.91 ft at 4:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.88 ft at 4:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.89 ft at 5:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.88 ft at 5:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.88 ft at 5:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.88 ft at 5:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 6:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.88 ft at 6:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 6:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.85 ft at 6:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.85 ft at 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.87 ft at 7:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 7:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.85 ft at 7:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 8:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.84 ft at 8:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 8:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.82 ft at 8:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.85 ft at 9:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 9:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.82 ft at 9:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.82 ft at 9:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 10:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.82 ft at 10:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 10:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.82 ft at 10:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.8 ft at 11:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 11:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.81 ft at 11:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.82 ft at 11:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.81 ft at 12:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.8 ft at 12:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.8 ft at 12:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 12:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 1:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.78 ft at 1:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 1:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.81 ft at 1:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 2:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 2:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 2:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.78 ft at 2:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 3:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 3:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 3:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.81 ft at 3:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 4:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 4:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.78 ft at 4:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 4:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 5:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.76 ft at 5:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.78 ft at 5:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 5:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 6:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 6:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 6:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 6:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 7:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 7:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 7:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 7:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 8:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 8:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 8:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 8:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 9:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 9:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 9:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 9:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 10:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 10:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 10:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 10:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 11:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 11:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 11:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 11:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 12:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 12:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 12:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 12:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 1:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 1:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 1:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 2:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 2:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 2:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 2:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 3:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 3:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 3:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 3:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 4:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 4:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 4:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 4:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 5:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 5:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 5:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 5:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 6:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 6:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.68 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.68 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.66 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.66 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.66 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.66 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 4:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 4:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 6:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 7:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 7:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 8:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 8:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 10:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.56 ft at 10:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.56 ft at 10:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.55 ft at 10:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.54 ft at 11:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.56 ft at 11:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.56 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.54 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.53 ft at 12:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.52 ft at 12:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.52 ft at 12:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.51 ft at 12:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.5 ft at 1:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.5 ft at 1:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.48 ft at 1:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.44 ft at 1:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.46 ft at 2:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.45 ft at 2:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.44 ft at 2:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.42 ft at 2:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.41 ft at 3:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 14.4 ft at 3:15PM Jul 29, 2014U.S. Geological SurveySFLM7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:47PM Jul 29, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 14.4 ft at 3:15 PM CDT 29-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 18 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 St. Francisville 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:25
Moderate Flood Stage:22
Flood Stage:18
Action Stage:17

Historical Crests
(1) 32.02 ft on 07/15/1993
(2) 30.15 ft on 03/14/1979
(3) 28.22 ft on 01/19/1973
(4) 28.21 ft on 06/17/2008
(5) 27.55 ft on 06/09/1947
(6) 26.55 ft on 04/19/2013
(7) 26.30 ft on 05/18/1986
(8) 26.27 ft on 04/24/1976
(9) 26.15 ft on 04/12/1965
(10) 26.09 ft on 06/15/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.
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33 Water affects the gas station in St. Francisville.
32.5 Water affects Route B in St. Francisville a well as a gas station.
31 Water reaches the bottom of the St. Francisville toll bridge deck.
30 Water overtops some agricultural levees and affects the town of Croton.
25 Water affects a few homes in St. Francisville and the Fort Pike access area.
22 Water rises over the higher river banks.
21 Agricultural flooding occurs in areas along the river not protected by levees.
20 The St. Francisville boat ramp is under water.
18 Flooding occurs over the lower river banks.
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Latitude: 40.462500° N, Longitude: 91.566944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 18 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
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 29 491.67 ft 509.67 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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