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Mississippi River at St. Cloud Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:30AM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:30PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:15PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:00PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:15PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:30PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:00PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:15PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:00PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:00PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:15PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:30PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:30PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:00PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:00PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:15PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:30PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:15PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:00PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:15PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:30PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:45PM Jul 02, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:00AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:15AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:00AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:30AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:45AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:15AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:30AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:00AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:45AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:15AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:45AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:15AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:00AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:15AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:45AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:15AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:45AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:00AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:30AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:00AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:15AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:00AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30AM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 1:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:30PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:45PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:00PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:15PM Jul 03, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 3:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 5:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 7:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 8:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 9:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 10:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:00AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:15AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:30AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:45AM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:30PM Jul 04, 2015Highest Observation: 5.26 ft at 12:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 1:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 2:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 4:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 8:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 9:30PM Jul 04, 2015Highest Observation: 5.26 ft at 9:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 10:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:00PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:15PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 11:30PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:45PM Jul 04, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 12:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 1:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 1:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 2:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 3:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 4:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 4:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 5:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 5:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:15AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 7:30AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.22 ft at 7:45AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:00AM Jul 05, 2015Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:15AM Jul 05, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSCOM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:01AM Jul 5, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.23 ft at 8:15 AM CDT 5-Jul-2015. Flood Stage is 9 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.

Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for Mississippi River at St. Cloud. are issued during times of low flows and high flows, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 11
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 8
Low Flow (in CFS): 1700

Historic Crests
(1) 11.44 ft on 04/08/1997
(2) 10.99 ft on 04/12/2001
(3) 9.83 ft on 03/30/2009
(4) 9.38 ft on 05/17/1999
(5) 8.95 ft on 03/18/2010
(6) 8.75 ft on 06/19/2014
(7) 8.70 ft on 04/22/1996
(8) 8.53 ft on 06/25/2013
(9) 8.31 ft on 05/26/2013
(10) 8.24 ft on 05/02/1994
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.75 ft on 06/19/2014
(2) 8.53 ft on 06/25/2013
(3) 8.31 ft on 05/26/2013
(4) 7.93 ft on 05/28/2012
(5) 8.95 ft on 03/18/2010
(6) 9.83 ft on 03/30/2009
(7) 7.58 ft on 05/02/2008
(8) 7.13 ft on 04/03/2007
(9) 8.04 ft on 06/14/2005
(10) 6.09 ft on 06/05/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.50 ft on 10/18/1992
(2) 3.69 ft on 08/23/1989
(3) 3.76 ft on 08/05/1988
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Latitude: 45.547222° N, Longitude: 94.145556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
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Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 958.49 ft 967.49 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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