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Missouri River at Kansas City Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 15.77 ft at 3:45PM Oct 21, 2014Highest Observation: 15.78 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Highest Observation: 15.78 ft at 4:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 4:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.76 ft at 4:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.74 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.75 ft at 5:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.74 ft at 5:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 5:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.74 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 6:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 6:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 6:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.7 ft at 7:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 7:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 7:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 8:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.74 ft at 8:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 8:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 9:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 9:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 9:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 10:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 10:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 10:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.7 ft at 10:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 11:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.69 ft at 11:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.69 ft at 11:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 12:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 12:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 12:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 1:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 1:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 1:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 1:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 2:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 2:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 2:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 3:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 3:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 3:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 4:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 4:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 4:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 4:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 5:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 5:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 5:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 6:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 6:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 6:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 6:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 7:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 7:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 7:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 8:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 8:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 8:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 9:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 9:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 9:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 10:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 10:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 10:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 10:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 11:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 11:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 11:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 12:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 12:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 12:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 1:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 1:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 1:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 2:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 2:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 2:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 3:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 3:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 3:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 4:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 4:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 4:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 5:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 5:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 5:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 6:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 6:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 6:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 7:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 7:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 7:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 8:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 8:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 8:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 9:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 9:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 9:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 10:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 10:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 10:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 11:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 11:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 11:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 12:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 12:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 12:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 1:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 1:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 1:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 3:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 4:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 5:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 5:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 5:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 6:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 6:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 6:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 7:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 7:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 8:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 8:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 9:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 9:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 9:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 10:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 10:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 10:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 11:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 11:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 11:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 12:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 12:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 12:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 1:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 1:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 1:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 2:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 3:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 3:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 3:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 4:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 4:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.48 ft at 4:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 5:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 5:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 5:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 6:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 6:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.47 ft at 6:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 7:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 7:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 7:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 8:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 8:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 9:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 9:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 9:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 10:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 10:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 10:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.49 ft at 11:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 11:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 11:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 12:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 12:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 12:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 1:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 1:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 1:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 2:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 2:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 3:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 3:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 4:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 4:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.54 ft at 4:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 5:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 5:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 6:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 7:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 7:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 8:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 8:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 8:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 9:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 9:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 9:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 10:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 10:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 10:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 11:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 11:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 11:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 12:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 12:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 12:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 1:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 1:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 1:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 2:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 2:30PM Oct 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 15.7 ft 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 15.7 ft 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 15.6 ft 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 15.5 ft 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 15.4 ft 7:00PM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 15.3 ft 1:00AM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 15.2 ft 7:00AM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 15.2 ft 1:00PM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 15.2 ft 7:00PM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 15.1 ft 1:00AM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 15.1 ft 7:00AM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 15 ft 1:00PM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 14.9 ft 7:00PM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 14.7 ft 1:00AM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 14.6 ft 7:00AM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 14.5 ft 1:00PM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 14.4 ft 7:00PM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 14.4 ft 1:00AM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 14.3 ft 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 14.3 ft 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 14.3 ft 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 14.2 ft 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 14.2 ft 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 14.2 ft 1:00PM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 14.1 ft 7:00PM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 14.1 ft 1:00AM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 14.1 ft 7:00AM Oct 31, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesKCDM7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:32PM Oct 24, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:08AM Oct 24)Latest observed value: 15.65 ft at 2:30 PM CDT 24-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 32 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:49
Moderate Flood Stage:35
Flood Stage:32
Action Stage:29

Historical Crests
(1) 48.87 ft on 07/27/1993
(2) 48.00 ft on 06/15/1844
(3) 46.20 ft on 07/14/1951
(4) 45.00 ft on 06/01/1903
(5) 40.60 ft on 04/24/1952
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 3.17 ft on 01/19/2007
(2) 3.65 ft on 12/09/2005
(3) 3.81 ft on 01/11/2004
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49.6 Major levees in the Kansas City Missouri area begin to overtop.
48.5 The levee in the Birmingham Unit begins to be overtopped.
43.7 Gaps in the levees and floodwalls of the East Bottoms area must be closed.
40 Gaps in the levees and floodwalls at North Kansas City must be closed.
39 Gaps in levees and floodwalls in the Central Industrial District must be closed.
35 Farm levees are overtopped. Flooding of cropland, homesteads, and secondary roads behind the levees occurs.
32 Minor flooding outside of levees occurs.
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Latitude: 39.111667° N, Longitude: 94.588056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 32 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 29 706.4 ft 738.4 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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