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Red River of the North near Hickson Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 15.22 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2014Highest Observation: 15.24 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2014Highest Observation: 15.24 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.23 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.22 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 4:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 4:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 5:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 5:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 6:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 7:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 7:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 7:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 8:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 8:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 8:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 8:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 9:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.16 ft at 9:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 9:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 10:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 10:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 10:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 10:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 11:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 11:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 12:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 12:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.15 ft at 12:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 12:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 1:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 1:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 1:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.14 ft at 1:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 2:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 2:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 2:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 2:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 3:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 3:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 3:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 3:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 4:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 4:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 4:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 4:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 5:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 5:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 5:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 5:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 6:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 6:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 6:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 6:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 7:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 7:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 7:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 7:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 8:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 8:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 8:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 8:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 9:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 9:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 9:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 9:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 10:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 10:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 10:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 10:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 11:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 11:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 11:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 11:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 12:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 12:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.11 ft at 12:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 12:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 1:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 1:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 1:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 1:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 2:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 2:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 2:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 2:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 3:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 3:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 3:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 3:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 4:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.09 ft at 4:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 4:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 4:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 5:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 5:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 5:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 5:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 6:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 6:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 6:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 6:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 7:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 7:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 7:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 7:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 8:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 8:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 8:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 8:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 9:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 9:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 9:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 9:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 10:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 10:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 10:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 10:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 11:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 11:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 11:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 11:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 12:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 12:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 12:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 12:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 1:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 1:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 1:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 1:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 2:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 2:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 2:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 2:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 3:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 3:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 3:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 3:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 4:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 4:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 4:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 4:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 5:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 5:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 5:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 5:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 6:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 6:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 6:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 6:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 7:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 7:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 7:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 7:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 8:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 8:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.02 ft at 8:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.02 ft at 8:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.01 ft at 9:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.02 ft at 9:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 9:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.01 ft at 9:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.01 ft at 10:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.02 ft at 10:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 10:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15.01 ft at 10:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 11:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 11:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 11:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 11:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 12:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 12:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 12:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 12:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.97 ft at 1:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.98 ft at 1:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.98 ft at 1:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.97 ft at 1:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.96 ft at 2:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.96 ft at 2:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.97 ft at 2:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.96 ft at 2:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 3:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 3:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 3:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.94 ft at 3:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.93 ft at 4:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.94 ft at 4:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.94 ft at 4:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.93 ft at 4:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.93 ft at 5:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.92 ft at 5:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.92 ft at 5:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 14.91 ft at 5:45AM Jul 31, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHICN8(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:17AM Jul 31, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 14.91 ft at 5:45 AM CDT 31-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 30 ft
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NOTE: The observations from this river gauge may be discontinued soon; for additional details please refer to information from the USGS.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Red River of the North near Hickson 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:38
Moderate Flood Stage:34
Flood Stage:30
Action Stage:28

Historical Crests
(1) 39.04 ft on 03/26/2009
(2) 37.60 ft on 04/16/1997
(3) 37.15 ft on 04/07/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 10/26/1976

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38 Major Flood Stage
34 Moderate Flood Stage. Oxbow Golf Course begins sand bagging.
32 Water on bridge deck.
31 North Dakota Hwy 18 Bridge approach closed.
30 Minor Food Stage
28 Action Stage
27.9 Low Steel @ WW on Bridge.
8.69 Point of Zero Flow 1976.
1.7 Channel Bottom @ WW...Aug 2012.
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Latitude: 46.659722° N, Longitude: 96.795556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 30 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 Not Available Not Available 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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