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Neosho River at Iola Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 7.01 ft at 2:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 3:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.04 ft at 5:00AM Apr 14, 2014Highest Observation: 7.05 ft at 6:00AM Apr 14, 2014Highest Observation: 7.05 ft at 7:00AM Apr 14, 2014Highest Observation: 7.05 ft at 8:00AM Apr 14, 2014Highest Observation: 7.05 ft at 9:00AM Apr 14, 2014Highest Observation: 7.05 ft at 10:00AM Apr 14, 2014Highest Observation: 7.05 ft at 11:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.04 ft at 1:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.03 ft at 2:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.02 ft at 3:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.02 ft at 4:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.01 ft at 5:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.01 ft at 6:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7.01 ft at 7:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 8:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 9:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 10:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 11:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 7 ft at 12:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 1:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 2:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 3:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 4:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 5:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 6:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 7:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.97 ft at 8:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.97 ft at 9:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.97 ft at 10:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.97 ft at 11:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 1:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 2:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.96 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.95 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.94 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.93 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.93 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 6.93 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.92 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 1:01PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.9 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.88 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 12:01PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 5:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 6:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 8:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 9:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 10:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 10:01AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 11:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 12:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 2:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 3:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 4:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 5:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 6:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 8:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.86 ft at 9:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 10:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 11:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 6.85 ft at 12:00AM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.9 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.9 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.9 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.9 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 6.9 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00PM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 7:00PM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 24, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesIOLK1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:04AM Apr 20, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:12AM Apr 19)Latest observed value: 6.85 ft at 12:00 AM CDT 20-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past and future precipitation. Forecast stages may be different if forecast future rainfall does not occur.

Reliability of the Forecast: Forecast data shown here are guidance values only. Please refer to your local NWS office.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Neosho River at Iola are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:27
Moderate Flood Stage:21
Flood Stage:15
Action Stage:13

Historical Crests
(1) 33.26 ft on 07/13/1951
(2) 26.90 ft on 07/01/2007
(3) 24.65 ft on 07/23/1948
(4) 23.50 ft on 09/13/1926
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Currently none available.
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33 Expect one third of the city of Iola to be inundated by 3 feet of flood waters.
27 The base of the Iola Water Power Plant begins to receive overflows. Expect flooding of some streets in Iola.
21 Flood waters reach the Cabins on west bank of river.
19.5 Flood waters flow over 1300 Street, just north of Elm Creek, and over low lying fields next to the Water Plant. Expect west bank overflows north of gage site.
19 The gravel road below the low water dam on west side of river floods as well as agricultural fields.
17 Flood waters cover West Burner Street by Riverside Park.
15 Flooding occurs for about 1 and 1/2 miles over Dry Lake Corner on 1000 Street north of Highway 54.
Photos
(1) Looking upstream
(2) Looking downstream
(3) Looking west at DCP gage shelter
(4) Looking east at wireweight gage
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Latitude: 37.922222° N, Longitude: 95.427500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(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 29 928.915 ft 943.915 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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