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Skunk River near Sigourney Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 7.48 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.36 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.35 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.34 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.33 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.32 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.32 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.32 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.3 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.3 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.28 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.28 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.25 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.24 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.22 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.2 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.19 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.18 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.18 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.17 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.16 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.15 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.14 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.14 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.12 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.12 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.12 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.11 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.11 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.1 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.09 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.08 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.07 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.06 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.05 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.05 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.04 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.02 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7.01 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.97 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.93 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.93 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.84 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.83 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.83 ft at 4:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.83 ft at 4:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.82 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.81 ft at 5:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.81 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.8 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.8 ft at 5:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.79 ft at 6:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.78 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.78 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 7:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 7:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 7:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 8:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 8:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 8:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 8:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 9:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 9:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 9:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 10:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 11:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 11:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 12:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 12:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 12:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 12:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 1:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 1:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 1:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 1:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 2:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 2:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 2:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 2:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.64 ft at 3:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.64 ft at 3:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 3:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 3:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 4:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 4:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 4:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 4:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 5:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 5:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 5:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 5:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 6:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.59 ft at 6:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.59 ft at 6:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.59 ft at 6:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 7:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 7:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 7:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 7:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 8:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 9:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 9:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 9:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 9:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 10:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 10:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 12:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 12:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 12:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 12:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 1:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 1:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 1:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 1:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 2:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 2:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 3:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 3:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 3:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 3:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 4:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 4:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 4:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 4:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 5:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 5:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 5:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 5:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 6:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 6:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 6:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 6:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 7:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 7:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 7:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 7:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 8:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 8:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 8:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 8:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 9:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 9:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 9:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 9:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 10:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 11:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 11:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 12:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 12:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 1:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 1:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 1:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 1:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 2:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 2:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 2:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 2:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 3:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 3:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 3:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 3:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 4:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 4:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 4:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 4:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 7:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 8:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 9:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 10:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 10:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 11:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 12:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 1:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 1:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 1:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 2:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 3:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 5:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 5:30AM Jul 31, 2014U.S. Geological SurveySIGI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:17AM Jul 31, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.16 ft at 5:30 AM CDT 31-Jul-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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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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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)
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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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