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Minnesota River at Jordan Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 10.23 ft at 5:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.22 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.22 ft at 5:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.22 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.22 ft at 6:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.21 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.21 ft at 6:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.21 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.2 ft at 7:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.2 ft at 7:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 8:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 8:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 9:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 9:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.17 ft at 10:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.17 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.16 ft at 10:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.16 ft at 11:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 11:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 12:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.16 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.14 ft at 12:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.13 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.12 ft at 1:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.13 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.11 ft at 1:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.1 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.1 ft at 2:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.12 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.1 ft at 2:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.11 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.1 ft at 3:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.09 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.09 ft at 3:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.09 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.08 ft at 4:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.07 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.07 ft at 4:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.06 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.07 ft at 5:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.06 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 5:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 6:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.04 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.04 ft at 6:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.04 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.02 ft at 7:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.02 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.01 ft at 7:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.01 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10.01 ft at 8:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.99 ft at 8:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 9:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.99 ft at 9:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.98 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.98 ft at 10:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 10:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.96 ft at 11:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.96 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 11:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 12:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.94 ft at 12:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.94 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.93 ft at 1:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.93 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.93 ft at 1:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.93 ft at 2:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 2:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 3:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 3:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 4:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 4:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 5:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 5:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 6:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 6:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 7:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 7:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 8:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 8:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 9:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 9:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.81 ft at 10:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 10:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.81 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.81 ft at 11:15PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.8 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.8 ft at 11:45PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 9.8 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.79 ft at 12:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.79 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.79 ft at 12:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.79 ft at 1:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.77 ft at 1:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.77 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.77 ft at 2:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 2:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 3:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 3:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 4:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.74 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.74 ft at 4:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.73 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.74 ft at 5:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.74 ft at 5:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.73 ft at 5:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.73 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.72 ft at 6:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.72 ft at 6:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.72 ft at 6:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.72 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.7 ft at 7:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.69 ft at 7:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.7 ft at 7:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.7 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.69 ft at 8:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.69 ft at 8:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.69 ft at 8:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.68 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.68 ft at 9:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.68 ft at 9:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.67 ft at 9:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.66 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.67 ft at 10:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.65 ft at 10:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.66 ft at 10:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.65 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.65 ft at 11:15AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.65 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.64 ft at 11:45AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 12:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 12:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 1:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 1:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 2:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 2:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.59 ft at 3:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.59 ft at 3:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.58 ft at 3:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.57 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.56 ft at 4:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.57 ft at 4:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.57 ft at 4:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.56 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.56 ft at 5:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.55 ft at 5:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.55 ft at 5:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.54 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.53 ft at 6:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.54 ft at 6:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.53 ft at 6:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.53 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.52 ft at 7:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.52 ft at 7:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.52 ft at 7:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.51 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.51 ft at 8:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.51 ft at 8:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.51 ft at 8:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.51 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.5 ft at 9:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.49 ft at 9:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.49 ft at 9:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.49 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.49 ft at 10:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.48 ft at 10:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.48 ft at 10:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.47 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.48 ft at 11:15PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.47 ft at 11:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.47 ft at 11:45PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 9.45 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.46 ft at 12:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.45 ft at 12:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.45 ft at 12:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.44 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.44 ft at 1:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.45 ft at 1:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.43 ft at 1:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 2:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 2:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 2:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 3:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 3:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 3:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.4 ft at 4:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.39 ft at 4:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.38 ft at 4:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.39 ft at 5:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.38 ft at 5:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 5:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 5:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 6:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 6:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.36 ft at 6:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 6:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.36 ft at 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 7:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 7:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.36 ft at 7:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.34 ft at 8:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.34 ft at 8:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 8:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 8:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 9:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 9:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.32 ft at 9:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.31 ft at 9:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 10:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.31 ft at 10:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.31 ft at 10:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.31 ft at 10:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.31 ft at 11:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.3 ft at 11:15AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.3 ft at 11:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.3 ft at 11:45AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 12:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.3 ft at 12:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 12:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 12:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.28 ft at 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 1:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.28 ft at 1:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.28 ft at 1:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.27 ft at 2:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.27 ft at 2:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 2:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.27 ft at 2:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.27 ft at 3:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 3:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 3:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 3:45PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 4:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 4:15PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 4:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 4:45PM Apr 19, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesJDNM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:00PM Apr 19, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 9.26 ft at 4:45 PM CDT 19-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 25 ft
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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) 33.11 ft on 04/18/2001
(4) 33.07 ft on 09/30/2010
(5) 32.85 ft on 04/14/1969
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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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(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
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