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Minnesota River at Jordan Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 8.36 ft at 10:45AM Sep 15, 2014Highest Observation: 8.36 ft at 11:00AM Sep 15, 2014Highest Observation: 8.36 ft at 11:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 11:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 11:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 12:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 12:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 12:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 12:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 1:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 1:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 1:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 1:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 2:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 2:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 2:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 2:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 3:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 3:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 3:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.28 ft at 3:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.28 ft at 4:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.28 ft at 4:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.28 ft at 4:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.26 ft at 4:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.27 ft at 5:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.26 ft at 5:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.26 ft at 5:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.26 ft at 5:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.25 ft at 6:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 6:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 6:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 6:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.23 ft at 7:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.23 ft at 7:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.22 ft at 7:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.22 ft at 7:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.22 ft at 8:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.21 ft at 8:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.2 ft at 8:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.2 ft at 8:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.19 ft at 9:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.19 ft at 9:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.19 ft at 9:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.18 ft at 9:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.18 ft at 10:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.17 ft at 10:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.17 ft at 10:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 10:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 11:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 11:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.15 ft at 11:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.15 ft at 11:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 8.14 ft at 12:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.13 ft at 12:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.13 ft at 12:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.12 ft at 12:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.12 ft at 1:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.11 ft at 1:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.11 ft at 1:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.11 ft at 2:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.1 ft at 2:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.1 ft at 2:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.09 ft at 2:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.09 ft at 3:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 3:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 3:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 3:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 4:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 4:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 4:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.06 ft at 4:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.06 ft at 5:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.05 ft at 5:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.05 ft at 5:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.04 ft at 5:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.04 ft at 6:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.04 ft at 6:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 6:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 6:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 7:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 7:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 7:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 7:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 8:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8.01 ft at 8:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8 ft at 8:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8 ft at 8:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 8 ft at 9:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 9:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 9:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 9:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 10:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 10:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.97 ft at 10:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.97 ft at 10:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.97 ft at 11:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 11:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 11:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 11:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 12:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 12:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.94 ft at 12:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.94 ft at 12:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.94 ft at 1:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.93 ft at 1:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 1:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 1:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 2:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.92 ft at 2:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 2:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 2:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.91 ft at 3:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.9 ft at 3:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.9 ft at 3:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 3:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 4:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 4:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 4:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 4:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 5:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 5:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 5:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 5:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 6:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 6:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 6:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 6:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 7:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 7:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 7:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 7:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 8:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 8:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 8:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 8:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 9:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 9:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 9:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 9:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 10:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 10:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.79 ft at 10:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 10:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.79 ft at 11:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 11:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 11:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 11:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 12:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 12:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 12:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 12:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 1:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 1:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 1:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 1:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 2:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.73 ft at 2:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.73 ft at 2:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.73 ft at 2:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 3:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 3:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 3:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 3:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 4:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 4:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.7 ft at 4:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 4:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 5:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 5:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 5:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 5:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 6:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 6:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 6:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 6:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 7:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 7:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 7:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 7:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 8:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.65 ft at 8:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.65 ft at 8:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 8:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 9:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 9:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 9:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.63 ft at 9:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.62 ft at 10:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.63 ft at 10:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.62 ft at 10:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.62 ft at 10:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.61 ft at 11:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.61 ft at 11:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.61 ft at 11:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.61 ft at 11:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 12:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 12:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 12:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 12:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 1:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 1:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 1:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.58 ft at 1:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.58 ft at 2:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 2:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 2:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 2:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 3:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 3:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.56 ft at 3:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.56 ft at 3:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.56 ft at 4:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.56 ft at 4:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.55 ft at 4:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.55 ft at 4:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.54 ft at 5:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.54 ft at 5:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.53 ft at 5:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.53 ft at 5:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.53 ft at 6:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.53 ft at 6:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.52 ft at 6:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.52 ft at 6:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.52 ft at 7:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 7:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 7:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 7:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 8:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.5 ft at 8:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.5 ft at 8:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.5 ft at 8:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.5 ft at 9:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.49 ft at 9:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.49 ft at 9:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.49 ft at 9:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.48 ft at 10:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.48 ft at 10:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.48 ft at 10:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 10:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 11:00PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 11:15PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 11:30PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 11:45PM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 12:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 12:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 12:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 12:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 1:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 1:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.45 ft at 1:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 1:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 2:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 2:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 2:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 2:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 3:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 3:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 3:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.42 ft at 3:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.42 ft at 4:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.42 ft at 4:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.42 ft at 4:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 4:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 5:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 5:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 5:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 5:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 6:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 6:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 6:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.4 ft at 6:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 7:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 7:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 7:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.38 ft at 7:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.38 ft at 8:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 8:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.38 ft at 8:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.38 ft at 8:45AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 9:00AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 9:15AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 9:30AM Sep 18, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 9:45AM Sep 18, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesJDNM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:30AM Sep 18, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 7.37 ft at 9:45 AM CDT 18-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 25 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Minnesota River at Jordan are issued routinely during the warm season, and as needed at other times of the year.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:34
Moderate Flood Stage:28
Flood Stage:25
Action Stage:18

Historical Crests
(1) 35.07 ft on 04/11/1965
(2) 33.52 ft on 06/24/1993
(3) 33.22 ft on 06/25/2014
(4) 33.11 ft on 04/18/2001
(5) 33.07 ft on 09/30/2010
(6) 32.85 ft on 04/14/1969
(7) 32.24 ft on 04/12/1997
(8) 32.20 ft on 04/29/2001
(9) 31.81 ft on 03/28/2011
(10) 31.73 ft on 03/23/2010 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.66 ft on 11/22/1935
(2) 3.03 ft on 09/13/1976
(3) 3.27 ft on 09/15/1988
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28.5 Highway 41 at Chaska may close when the river reaches this stage.
27 Water begins encroaching on Highway 101 at Shakopee. The road will be closed if water rises much higher.
26.7 The bridge at Scott County Road 9 and Carver County Road 11/Jonathan Carver Parkway will be closed.
26 Water inundates Chask Cubs Baseball outfield
25 Low lying areas and some roads along the river begin to flood and private sanitary sewers may experience problems.
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Latitude: 44.693056° N, Longitude: 93.641667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 25 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 29 690 ft 715 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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