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Wild Rice River (MN) near Ada Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Minnesota DNRADSM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:32AM May 29, 2016)
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Datum: NGVD29
NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Wild Rice River (MN) near Ada. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Not Available

Historic Crests
(1) 10.32 ft on 04/09/1952
(2) 10.31 ft on 06/26/1950
(3) 7.57 ft on 04/08/1948
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 4.55 ft on 07/04/1953
(2) 10.32 ft on 04/09/1952
(3) 7.26 ft on 04/06/1951
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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17 Top of emergency levee in Ada (907' AMSL).River gage is 2.3 miles south of Ada and on the Wild Rice River.
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Latitude: 47.262778° N, Longitude: 96.500278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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NWS stage 0 ft Not Available Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 890 Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 890 Not Available  

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