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Weather Forecast Office Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO
Missouri Basin River Forecast Center
River at a Glance
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Forecasts for the Missouri River at Napoleon are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:
Moderate Flood Stage:
(1) 28.86 ft on 05/09/2007
(2) 27.60 ft on 07/10/2011
(3) 27.40 ft on 05/19/1995
(4) 26.80 ft on 07/15/1951
(5) 26.70 ft on 07/11/1993
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: Preliminary values subject to further review.
Low Water Records
(1) 3.00 ft on 12/28/1970
(2) 3.00 ft on 01/09/1976
(3) 3.90 ft on 12/20/1983
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
Flood Impacts & Photos
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Levees along the river may be overtopped resulting in widespread flooding of rural areas and roads within the floodplain.
Rural areas unprotected by levees flood.
The Missouri-Pacific Railroad tracks are overtopped.
Low-lying areas unprotected by levees begin to flood.
About This Location
Latitude: 39.133611° N, Longitude: 94.063333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84
Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
River Forecast Centers
River Stage Summary
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AHPS Iframes for Developers
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AHPS Web Brochure
Regional Temperature/Precipitation Table
Flash Flood Guidance (MO)
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Kansas City/Pleasant Hill Weather Forecast Office
1803 N. 7 Hwy
Pleasant Hill, MO 64080
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