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Mississippi River at Chester Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 18.12 ft at 6:00AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 18.08 ft at 6:30AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 18.08 ft at 7:00AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 18.06 ft at 7:30AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 18.04 ft at 8:00AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 18 ft at 8:30AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.98 ft at 9:00AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.97 ft at 9:30AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.96 ft at 10:00AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.93 ft at 10:30AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.92 ft at 11:00AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.87 ft at 11:30AM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.88 ft at 12:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.86 ft at 12:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.83 ft at 1:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.81 ft at 1:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.8 ft at 2:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.79 ft at 2:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.76 ft at 3:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.75 ft at 3:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.72 ft at 4:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.7 ft at 4:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.7 ft at 5:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.69 ft at 5:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.65 ft at 6:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.59 ft at 6:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.59 ft at 7:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.55 ft at 7:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.53 ft at 8:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.5 ft at 8:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.48 ft at 9:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.47 ft at 9:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.44 ft at 10:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.4 ft at 10:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.36 ft at 11:00PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.35 ft at 11:30PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 17.31 ft at 12:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.28 ft at 12:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.26 ft at 1:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.24 ft at 1:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.21 ft at 2:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.2 ft at 2:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.14 ft at 3:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.12 ft at 3:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.1 ft at 4:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.05 ft at 4:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.02 ft at 5:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 17.01 ft at 5:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.99 ft at 6:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.97 ft at 6:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.91 ft at 7:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.88 ft at 7:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.85 ft at 8:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.81 ft at 8:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.79 ft at 9:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.75 ft at 9:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.71 ft at 10:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.71 ft at 10:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.69 ft at 11:00AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.67 ft at 11:30AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.66 ft at 12:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.61 ft at 12:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.57 ft at 1:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.57 ft at 1:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.53 ft at 2:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.5 ft at 2:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.48 ft at 3:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.45 ft at 3:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.43 ft at 4:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.36 ft at 4:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.41 ft at 5:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.36 ft at 5:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.35 ft at 6:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.34 ft at 6:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.32 ft at 7:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.28 ft at 7:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.3 ft at 8:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.26 ft at 9:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.25 ft at 10:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.21 ft at 10:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.15 ft at 11:00PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.14 ft at 11:30PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 16.11 ft at 12:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 16.08 ft at 12:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 16.06 ft at 1:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 16.01 ft at 1:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.99 ft at 2:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.99 ft at 2:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.96 ft at 3:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.94 ft at 3:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.91 ft at 4:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.88 ft at 4:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.89 ft at 5:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.86 ft at 6:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.82 ft at 6:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.81 ft at 7:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.79 ft at 7:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.8 ft at 8:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.78 ft at 8:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.78 ft at 9:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.74 ft at 9:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 10:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.69 ft at 10:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.71 ft at 11:00AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 11:30AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 12:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 12:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 1:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 1:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 2:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 2:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 3:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 3:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 4:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 4:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 5:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 5:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 6:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 6:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 7:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 7:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 8:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 8:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 9:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 9:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 10:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.64 ft at 10:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 11:00PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 11:30PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 12:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 12:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 1:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.66 ft at 1:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 2:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 2:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 3:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 3:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 4:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 4:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 5:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.74 ft at 5:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.79 ft at 6:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.76 ft at 6:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.78 ft at 7:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.77 ft at 7:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.78 ft at 8:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.81 ft at 8:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.78 ft at 9:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.79 ft at 9:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.79 ft at 10:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.78 ft at 10:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.76 ft at 11:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.74 ft at 11:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 12:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 12:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 1:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 1:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.7 ft at 2:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 2:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.7 ft at 3:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 3:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 4:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 4:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 5:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 5:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 6:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 6:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 7:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 7:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.52 ft at 8:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.51 ft at 8:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.53 ft at 9:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.43 ft at 9:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.46 ft at 10:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.47 ft at 10:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.41 ft at 11:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.39 ft at 11:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 15.38 ft at 12:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.34 ft at 12:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.34 ft at 1:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.31 ft at 1:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.25 ft at 2:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.27 ft at 2:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.28 ft at 3:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.24 ft at 3:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 4:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.21 ft at 4:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.2 ft at 5:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.18 ft at 5:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 6:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 6:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.1 ft at 7:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 7:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 8:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 8:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 15.02 ft at 9:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 9:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 10:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 10:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.93 ft at 11:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.91 ft at 11:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.88 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 12:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.84 ft at 1:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 1:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 2:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 2:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 3:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.78 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.76 ft at 4:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.76 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 5:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.76 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 6:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.71 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.68 ft at 7:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.68 ft at 8:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 9:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 10:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 11:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 14.62 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.6 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 1:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.57 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.56 ft at 2:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.52 ft at 3:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.53 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.52 ft at 4:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.52 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.47 ft at 5:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.52 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.49 ft at 6:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.48 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.46 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.45 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.43 ft at 8:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.43 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.35 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.35 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.32 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.3 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.29 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.25 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.27 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.24 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.24 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.22 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.23 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.2 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.21 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.21 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.18 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.23 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.19 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.23 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.18 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.24 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.24 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.26 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.27 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.29 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.28 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.29 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.33 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 14.33 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.35 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.31 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.4 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.45 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.5 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.5 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.52 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.56 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.56 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.66 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.73 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.84 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.85 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.87 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.9 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.91 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.94 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 14.96 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.05 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.07 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.12 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.13 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.17 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.19 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.24 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.25 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.3 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.33 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.34 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.39 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.43 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.45 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.5 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.65 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.68 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.72 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.73 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 15.81 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 15.83 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 15.85 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 15.9 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 15.95 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 15.95 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 16.02 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 16.01 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 16.05 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 16.06 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 16.1 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 16.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 16.4 ft 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 16.7 ft 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 16.9 ft 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 17.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 17.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 17.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 17.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 17.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 17.9 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 18.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 1:00AM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 7:00PM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 1:00AM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 7:00AM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 7:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 1:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 7:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 7:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 1:00AM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 7:00AM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 1:00PM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 1:00AM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 18.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 18.6 ft 1:00PM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 18.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 18.7 ft 1:00AM Apr 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 18.7 ft 7:00AM Apr 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 18.7 ft 1:00PM Apr 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 18.7 ft 7:00PM Apr 29, 2014Forecast: 18.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 30, 2014Forecast: 18.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 30, 2014Forecast: 18.6 ft 1:00PM Apr 30, 2014Forecast: 18.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 30, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 1:00AM May 01, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 7:00AM May 01, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 1:00PM May 01, 2014Forecast: 18.2 ft 7:00PM May 01, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCHSI2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:35AM Apr 18, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:28PM Apr 17)Latest observed value: 16.1 ft at 5:00 AM CDT 18-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 27 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:40
Moderate Flood Stage:35
Flood Stage:27
Action Stage:25

Historical Crests
(1) 49.74 ft on 08/07/1993
(2) 44.00 ft on 05/23/1995
(3) 43.32 ft on 04/30/1973
(4) 42.41 ft on 06/05/2013
(5) 41.02 ft on 05/05/1983
(6) 40.58 ft on 05/17/2002
(7) 39.83 ft on 06/30/1844
(8) 39.79 ft on 04/16/1979
(9) 39.74 ft on 05/02/2011
(10) 39.71 ft on 12/09/1982
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Low Water Records
(1) -4.30 ft on 01/02/1964
(2) -4.20 ft on 12/20/1963
(3) -4.00 ft on 01/03/1900
(4) -3.71 ft on 12/27/1989
(5) -2.60 ft on 01/04/1940
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51 The Health Care Unit of the Menard Correctional Center begins flooding near this height.
50 Ste. Genevieve, Ft. Chartess, Ivy Landing, and Kaskaskia Island levees overtopped.
49.4 Stringtown and Prairie DuRocher levees overtopped.
49 Degognia and Fountain Bluff Levee overtopped.
47.5 Mill on IL Route 3 floods.
45 Highway 51 bridge closes as the highway floods on the Missouri side and the waterworks pumphouse floods.
44 Balwin Water Treatment Plant is flooded.
42 Four cottage units at the Menard Correctional Center begin flooding near this height.
40.79 Main Street in Evansville inundated.
40 ***MAJOR FLOOD LEVEL*** A hunting lodge near the mouth of the Kaskaskia River begins flooding.
39 Railroad tracks in St. Mary, Missouri begin flooding.
38.7 Illinois State Highway 155 at Prairie du Rocher begins flooding near this height.
38.5 Illinois Route 3 at Rockwood and Missouri Highway J just west of Highway 61 between Ste. Genevieve and St. Marys begin flooding near this height.
38.4 At this level IL Route 3 at levee east of Cora inundated.
38.1 Near this level, Illinois Route 3 near the Mary's River bridge is closed.
37.5 The southbound lane on Kaskaskia Street and the south parking lot at Menard Correctional Center begins flooding.
37 Union Pacific property along Water Street begins to flood.
36.5 Chester water intake house is flooded... damage begins to occur to 4 homes and administration buildings at Menard State Prison. Prairie DuRocher pump station damaged and road to Kaskaskia Lock inundated.
36 Chester water works pumphouse is threatened by flood waters. Highway 61 is closed at the bend at St. Marys and a detour is set up through town.
35.5 In Perry County, Highway C is closed between County Roads 352 and 354 (the Levee Road).
35 U.S. Highway 61 in Ste. Genevieve County begins to flood. Also, Ste. Genevieve flood gates are closed at this level.
34.79 Kaskaskia Street near the Menard Prison begins flooding near this height.
34.7 The north parking lot at Menard Correctional Center begins flooding.
33.5 Water Street in Chester begins flooding.
32.5 The Road at Fort Gage Farm begins flooding at Menard Correctional Center.
32 In Perry County, Highway E is closed between County Road 322 and Levee Road (County Road 354). Also, Highway A is closed between County Roads 448 and 460 in southern Perry County.
28 Unleveed islands near Chester and the prison farm floods.
27 Flood Stage. Unprotected farmland on right bank begins to flood.
25 Degognia Fountain Bluff Levee gates are closed.
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(1) Farm shed along U.S. Hwy 61 south of Ste. Genevieve on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 ft.
(2) Farm property along U.S. Hwy 61 south of St. Genevieve on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 ft.
(3) Flooded railroad tracks in St. Mary, Missouri on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 ft.
(4) Railroad tracks south of Ste. Genevieve on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 ft.
(5) Flooded cropland along U.S. Hwy 61 north of St. Mary, Missouri on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 ft
(6) South Kings Highway on Kaskaskia Island on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 ft.
(7) Driving onto Kaskaskia Island on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 feet.
(8) Branch Street and Kaskaskia Street in Chester on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 feet.
(9) U.S. Highway 61 in St. Mary, Missouri on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 feet.
(10) Kings Highway on Kaskaskia Island on July 1, 2008 at a stage of 39.4 ft.
(11) Illinois Rte 3 bridge at Rockwood on June 28, 2010 at a stage of 36.2 ft., 2.3 ft below road surface
(12) Kaskaskia Road at Menard Correctional Center on June 28, 2010 at a stage of 36.2 ft.
(13) Highway 61 at St. Mary, Missouri on June 28, 2010 at a stage of 36.1 ft.
(14) State Highway C at County Road 351 on June 28, 2010 at a stage of 36.1 ft.
(15) Water Street in Chester on June 28, 2010 at a stage of 36.15 ft.
(16) Water Street near Mill Street in Chester on June 28, 2010 at a stage of 36.2 ft.
(17) State Highway E near Cinque Hommes Creek on June 28, 2010 at a stage of 36.1 ft.
(18) Lower section staff gage looking upstream
(19) Upper sectional staff gage
(20) Looking upstream at the Highway 51/150 bridge
(21) Looking downstream from staff gage
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Latitude: 37.903889° N, Longitude: 89.835556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 27 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 29 341.05 ft 368.05 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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