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Minnesota River at Jordan Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 5.57 ft at 3:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 4:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 4:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 6:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 6:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 6:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 2:15PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 2:30PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 2:45PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 3:15PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 3:30PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 3:45PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 4:15PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 4:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.62 ft at 5:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 10:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 10:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 11:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 2:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 11:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 11:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 12:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 3:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 4:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 4:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 10:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 11:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 12:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 12:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 1:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 2:45PM Oct 25, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesJDNM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:30PM Oct 25, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.58 ft at 2:45 PM CDT 25-Oct-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: Gauge reading may be affected by ice.

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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(2) Looking Downriver
(3) Gage Bridge
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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
Other Not Available Not Available  

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