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Cedar River at Vinton Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.9 ft at 6:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 6:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 6:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 7:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 7:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 7:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 9:00PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 9:15PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 9:30PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 9:45PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 10:00PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 10:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 10:30PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 10:45PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 11:00PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 11:15PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 2.92 ft at 11:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 11:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 1:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 1:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 2:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 2:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 2:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 2:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 3:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 3:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 3:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 4:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.87 ft at 5:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.87 ft at 5:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.87 ft at 5:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.87 ft at 5:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 6:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 6:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 6:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 6:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 7:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 9:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 10:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 11:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 11:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 11:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 12:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 12:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 12:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 12:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 1:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 1:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 2:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 2:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 2:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 4:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 4:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 4:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 4:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 5:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 5:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 6:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 6:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 6:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 6:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 7:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 9:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 9:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 9:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 9:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 11:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 12:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 12:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 12:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 1:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 1:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 1:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 2:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 2:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 2:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 3:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 3:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 4:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.81 ft at 5:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 5:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 5:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 5:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 7:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 9:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 9:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 9:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 10:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 10:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 10:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 11:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 11:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 11:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 11:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 12:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 12:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 12:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 12:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 1:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 1:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 1:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 1:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 2:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 2:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 2:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 2:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 3:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 3:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 3:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 3:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 4:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 4:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.73 ft at 4:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 4:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 6:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 7:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 7:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 7:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 8:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.61 ft at 9:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.6 ft at 9:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.59 ft at 9:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.57 ft at 10:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.56 ft at 10:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.54 ft at 11:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.52 ft at 11:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 2.51 ft at 12:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.5 ft at 12:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.49 ft at 12:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.48 ft at 12:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.47 ft at 1:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.46 ft at 1:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.46 ft at 1:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 1:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 2:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 2:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 2:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 4:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 4:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.34 ft at 6:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.34 ft at 6:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.33 ft at 6:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.32 ft at 6:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.32 ft at 7:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.32 ft at 7:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.31 ft at 7:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.31 ft at 7:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.31 ft at 8:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 8:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 8:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 8:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 9:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 9:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 9:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 9:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.3 ft at 11:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.31 ft at 11:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.32 ft at 11:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.33 ft at 11:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.34 ft at 12:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.34 ft at 12:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 1:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 1:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 1:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 2:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 3:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 3:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 4:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 4:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 4:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 4:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 5:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 5:15PM Dec 19, 2014VINI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:06PM Dec 19, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.43 ft at 5:15 PM CST 19-Dec-2014. Flood Stage is 15 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 Cedar River at Vinton 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: 19
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 24.70 ft on 06/12/2008
(2) 19.30 ft on 03/30/1961
(3) 19.20 ft on 04/04/1993
(4) 18.59 ft on 06/01/2013
(5) 18.40 ft on 05/26/2004
(6) 18.05 ft on 04/09/1965
(7) 18.00 ft on 07/24/1999
(8) 17.81 ft on 06/24/2014 (P)
(9) 17.68 ft on 07/03/2014 (P)
(10) 17.10 ft on 07/03/1969
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.68 ft on 07/03/2014 (P)
(2) 17.81 ft on 06/24/2014 (P)
(3) 18.59 ft on 06/01/2013
(4) 15.55 ft on 05/24/2013
(5) 15.95 ft on 03/16/2010
(6) 24.70 ft on 06/12/2008
(7) 18.40 ft on 05/26/2004
(8) 18.00 ft on 07/24/1999
(9) 19.20 ft on 04/04/1993
(10) 17.10 ft on 07/03/1969
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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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19.5 Water is at the bottom of the Iowa Highway 150 bridge.
17.89 Water affects the lowest parts of Riverside Drive.
17.5 Flood protection measures such as road closures and sandbagging begin. Water affects East 2nd Street at 3rd Avenue and North 3rd Avenue at East 3rd Street.
15 Water affects much of 22nd Avenue Road.
13 Water affects the lowest part of 22nd Avenue.
12.5 Water affects the lowest part of 22nd Avenue Road.
10 Water affects low lying agricultural land north of Vinton. Water also begins flowing through the bypass channel north of the river gauge.
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Latitude: 42.170556° N, Longitude: 92.023333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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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 NULL NULL 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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