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Marais Des Cygnes River at Osawatomie Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 13.39 ft at 7:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 7:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 7:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 8:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 8:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 8:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 8:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 9:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 9:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 9:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 9:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 10:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 10:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 10:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 10:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 11:00AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 11:15AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 11:30AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 11:45AM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 12:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 12:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 12:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 12:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 1:00PM Nov 19, 2017Highest Observation: 13.4 ft at 1:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 1:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 1:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 2:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 2:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 2:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 2:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 3:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 3:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 3:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 3:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 4:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 4:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 4:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 4:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 5:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 5:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 5:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 5:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 8:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 8:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 8:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 8:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 9:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 9:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 9:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 9:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 10:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 10:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 10:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 10:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 11:00PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 11:15PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 11:30PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 11:45PM Nov 19, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 12:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 12:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 12:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 12:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 1:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 1:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 1:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 1:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 2:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 2:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 2:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 2:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 3:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 3:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 3:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 3:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 4:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 4:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 4:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 4:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 5:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 5:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 5:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 5:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 6:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 7:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 8:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 8:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 8:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 8:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 9:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 9:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.38 ft at 9:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.39 ft at 9:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 11:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 11:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 11:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 11:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 12:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 12:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 12:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 12:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 1:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 1:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 1:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 1:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 2:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 2:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 2:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.32 ft at 2:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 4:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 4:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 4:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 4:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 5:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 5:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 5:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 5:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 6:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 6:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 6:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 6:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 7:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 7:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 7:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 7:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 8:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 8:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 8:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 8:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 9:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 9:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 9:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 9:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 10:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 11:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 11:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 11:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 11:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 12:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 12:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 12:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 12:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 1:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 1:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 1:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 1:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 2:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 2:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 2:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 2:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.32 ft at 3:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 4:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 4:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 4:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 4:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 5:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 5:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 5:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 5:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 6:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 6:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 6:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 6:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 7:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 7:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 1:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.31 ft at 1:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.34 ft at 2:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.27 ft at 2:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.28 ft at 2:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.26 ft at 2:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.27 ft at 3:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.3 ft at 3:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.33 ft at 3:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.32 ft at 3:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.3 ft at 4:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.32 ft at 4:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.3 ft at 4:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.32 ft at 4:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 5:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.35 ft at 5:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.32 ft at 5:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 5:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 6:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 6:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 6:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 6:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 7:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 7:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 7:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 7:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 8:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 8:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 8:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 8:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 9:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 9:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 9:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 9:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 10:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 10:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 10:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 10:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.36 ft at 11:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 11:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 11:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 11:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 12:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 12:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 12:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 12:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 1:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 13.37 ft at 1:15AM Nov 22, 2017OSMK1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (7:02AM Nov 22, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 13.37 ft at 1:15 AM CST 22-Nov-2017. Flood Stage is 28 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Marais Des Cygnes River at Osawatomie 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: 48
Moderate Flood Stage: 45
Flood Stage: 28
Action Stage: 23
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 50.30 ft on 07/12/1951
(2) 49.19 ft on 07/01/2007
(3) 44.32 ft on 11/18/1928
(4) 43.30 ft on 11/03/1998
(5) 42.70 ft on 04/24/1944
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 34.47 ft on 08/24/2017
(2) 34.00 ft on 05/02/2017
(3) 31.96 ft on 04/29/2016
(4) 29.16 ft on 06/07/2015
(5) 29.31 ft on 05/30/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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51 The levee at Osawatomie is overtopped. Widespread flooding of homes and businesses behind the levee occurs.
43 The Missouri-Pacific Railroad tracks will be overtopped by flood waters.
39 Many roads in the vicinity of Osawatomie are under water. The water also reaches the bottom of the Missouri-Pacific Railroad bridge.
31 347th Road or Main Street east of Highway 169 is under water.
28 Low-lying areas along the river begin to flood.
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Latitude: 38.503333° N, Longitude: 94.960000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 816.34 ft 844.34 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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