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St. Francis River at St. Francis Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.9 ft at 5:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 8:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 9:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 10:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 11:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 12:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 1:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 2:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 3:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 4:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 5:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 6:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 7:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 8:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 9:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 10:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 11:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 12:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 1:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 2:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 4:00AM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 5:00AM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 6:00AM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 7:00AM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 8:00AM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 9:00AM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 10:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:00AM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 12:00PM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 1:00PM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 2:00PM Nov 20, 2014Highest Observation: 5.94 ft at 3:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 4:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 5:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 8:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 11:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 12:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 1:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 2:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 3:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 8:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 9:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 10:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 11:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 12:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 1:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 2:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 3:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 4:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 5:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 8:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 11:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 12:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 1:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 2:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 3:00AM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00AM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00PM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00PM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00AM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00AM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00PM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00PM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00AM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00AM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00AM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00AM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00PM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00PM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 12:00AM Nov 26, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.9 ft 6:00AM Nov 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSFRA4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:16AM Nov 22, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:43AM Nov 21)Latest observed value: 5.92 ft at 3:00 AM CST 22-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 22 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the St. Francis River at St. Francis are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 31
Moderate Flood Stage: 27
Flood Stage: 22
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 28.20 ft on 03/15/1935
(2) 27.25 ft on 05/03/2011
(3) 26.70 ft on 06/26/1928
(4) 25.55 ft on 02/16/1989
(5) 25.35 ft on 04/05/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 24.77 ft on 04/29/2014
(2) 27.25 ft on 05/03/2011
(3) 24.30 ft on 12/25/2009
(4) 25.35 ft on 04/05/2008
(5) 23.71 ft on 01/15/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.31 ft on 10/15/1971
(2) 1.40 ft on 09/20/1954
(3) 3.18 ft on 10/15/1989
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29 The lower sections of the levee near Saint Francis could be topped.
25 Flood water begins flowing over the lower places in the levee near County Highway 338 north of Saint Francis.
23 Most low land inside the levee system is flooded.
22 Several roads near Wilhelmina, Missouri are flooded. Recreational areas and large areas of agriculture land near the river are flooded.
19 Overbank flooding into low land near the river begins.
Photos
(1) Upstream 9-25-2006 22 ft
(2) Downstream 9-25-2006 22 ft
(3) East Toward Missouri
(4) West Toward St Francis, Arkansas
(5) Gage Mounted on Downstream Side of Route 62 Bridge 9-25-2006 22 feet
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Latitude: 36.455833° N, Longitude: 90.137778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 22 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 29 270.57 ft 292.57 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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