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Wild Rice River (ND) at Abercrombie Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:45PM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 11:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 11:15PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 11:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 11:45PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:00AM Aug 20, 2014Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 12:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:30AM Aug 20, 2014Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 12:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 1:00AM Aug 20, 2014Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 1:15AM Aug 20, 2014Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 1:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 1:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:15AM Aug 20, 2014Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 3:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 5:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 5:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 5:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 5:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 7:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 8:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 9:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 9:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 9:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 9:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 10:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 10:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 10:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 10:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:15AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 11:45AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 12:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 12:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 12:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 12:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 4:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 6:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 6:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 6:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 6:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 7:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 7:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 8:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 8:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 9:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.49 ft at 9:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 9:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 9:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.48 ft at 10:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 10:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 10:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 10:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 11:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 11:15PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.47 ft at 11:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 11:45PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 12:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 1:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 1:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 1:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 2:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 3:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 3:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 3:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 4:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.46 ft at 4:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 4:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 5:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.45 ft at 5:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 7:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 7:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 7:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 7:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 8:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.42 ft at 8:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 8:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.41 ft at 8:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:15AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:45AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.38 ft at 12:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 12:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 5:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 9:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:15PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:45PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 1:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 1:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 3:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:00AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:15AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:30AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:45AM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 1:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 3:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:15PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:30PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:45PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:00PM Aug 22, 2014Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:15PM Aug 22, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesABRN8(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:31PM Aug 22, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.34 ft at 10:15 PM CDT 22-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Wild Rice River (ND) at Abercrombie 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:18
Moderate Flood Stage:12
Flood Stage:10
Action Stage:7

Historical Crests
(1) 27.78 ft on 03/25/2009
(2) 27.50 ft on 01/01/1897
(3) 26.59 ft on 04/06/1997
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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20 County Road 3 bridge (downstream of gage) starts to flood.
18 Major Flood Stage. Bridge near gage is flooded.
16 Bankfull stage at gage.
15 Some local flooding begins on rural roads and approaches to bridges.
12 Moderate Flood Stage. City starts to mobilize.
10 Minor Flood Stage. Low bank overflows.
8.4 Flood damage to the Village of Great Bend, ND.
7.2 Agricultural damage from river mile 77 to river mile 108.
7 Forecast Service stage.
4 Dam 0.75 Miles downstream floods.
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Latitude: 46.470278° N, Longitude: 96.782500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 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 29 907.94 ft 917.94 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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