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Skunk River near Sigourney Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 1:45AM Apr 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 2:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 2:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 2:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 2:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 3:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 3:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 3:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 3:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 4:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 4:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 7:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 7:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 7:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 8:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 8:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 8:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 8:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 9:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 9:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 9:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 9:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 10:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 10:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 10:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 10:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 11:00AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 11:15AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 11:30AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 11:45AM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 12:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 12:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 12:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 12:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 1:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 2:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 2:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 2:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 2:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 3:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 3:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 3:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 3:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 4:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 4:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 5:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 5:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 5:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 5:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 6:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 6:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 6:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 6:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 7:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 7:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 7:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 8:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 8:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 8:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 8:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 9:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 9:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 9:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 9:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 10:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 10:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 11:15PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 11:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 11:45PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 12:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 12:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 1:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 1:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 1:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 2:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 2:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 2:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 2:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 3:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 3:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 3:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 4:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 4:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 4:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 5:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 5:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 5:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 5:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 6:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 6:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 6:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 6:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 7:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 7:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 8:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:15AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:45AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 5:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 6:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:15PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:45PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 12:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 12:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 12:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 12:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 1:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 1:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 1:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 2:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 2:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 3:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 4:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 4:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 4:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 5:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 5:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 5:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 5:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 6:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 6:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 6:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 6:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 7:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 7:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 7:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 8:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 8:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 8:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 8:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 9:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 9:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 9:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 9:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 10:00AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 10:15AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 10:30AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 10:45AM Apr 22, 2014Highest Observation: 5.54 ft at 11:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 11:15AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 11:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 11:45AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 12:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 12:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 12:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 12:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 1:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 1:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 1:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 2:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 2:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 2:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 2:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 3:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 3:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 3:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 3:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 4:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 4:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 4:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 4:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 5:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 5:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 5:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 5:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 6:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 6:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 6:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 6:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 7:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 7:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 7:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 8:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 8:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 8:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 8:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 9:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 9:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 9:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 9:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 10:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 10:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 10:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 10:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 11:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 11:15PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:45PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 12:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:15AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:30AM Apr 23, 2014U.S. Geological SurveySIGI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:32AM Apr 23, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.3 ft at 12:30 AM CDT 23-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 16 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 Skunk River near Sigourney 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:21
Moderate Flood Stage:18
Flood Stage:16
Action Stage:14.5

Historical Crests
(1) 25.93 ft on 05/28/2013
(2) 25.93 ft on 05/28/2013
(3) 25.33 ft on 03/31/1960
(4) 25.18 ft on 06/20/1990
(5) 24.68 ft on 07/06/1993
(6) 23.85 ft on 06/14/1966
(7) 23.65 ft on 08/12/2010
(8) 23.27 ft on 04/19/2013
(9) 22.80 ft on 05/01/1944
(10) 22.80 ft on 04/25/1976
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Currently none available.
Zoom Level: 16
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26 Water affects the south approach to the Highway 149 bridge.
18 Water affects most agricultural land near Sigourney.
16 Water affects agricultural land...some county roads and farm houses.
14 Water affects some lower agricultural land along the river.
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Latitude: 41.300833° N, Longitude: 92.204444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 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 29 651.53 ft 667.53 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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