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Mississippi River at St. Cloud Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.01 ft at 3:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 3:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 3:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 3:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 4:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 4:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 4:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 5:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 7:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 7:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 10:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 10:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 10:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 10:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 11:00PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 11:15PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 11:30PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 11:45PM Feb 25, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 12:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 12:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 12:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 12:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 1:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 1:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 1:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 1:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 2:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 2:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 2:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 2:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 3:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 3:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 3:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 4:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 4:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 4:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 4:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 5:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 5:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 5:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 5:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 6:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.14 ft at 7:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.14 ft at 7:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 8:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 9:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 9:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.17 ft at 10:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:00AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 11:15AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 11:30AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 11:45AM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 12:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 2:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 2:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 2:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 2:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 3:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 3:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 3:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 4:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 4:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 4:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 4:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 5:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 5:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 5:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 6:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 7:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 7:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 8:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 8:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 8:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 8:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 9:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 9:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 10:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:00PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:15PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 11:30PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:45PM Feb 26, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 12:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 12:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 12:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 12:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 1:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 2:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 2:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 3:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 3:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 5:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 5:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 5:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 5:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 6:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 6:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 6:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 6:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 7:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 7:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 7:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 7:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 8:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 8:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 8:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 9:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 9:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 9:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 10:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 10:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 11:00AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 11:15AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 11:30AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 11:45AM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 12:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 12:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 12:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 12:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 1:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 1:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 2:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 2:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 3:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 4:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 5:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 5:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 6:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 6:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 7:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 7:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:30PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:45PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:00PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:15PM Feb 27, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:30PM Feb 27, 2015Highest Observation: 7.39 ft at 11:30AM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 11:45AM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.3 ft at 12:00PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 5.43 ft at 12:15PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:30PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 5.65 ft at 12:45PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 6.05 ft at 1:00PM Feb 28, 2015Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:15PM Feb 28, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSCOM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:46PM Feb 28, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.12 ft at 1:15 PM CST 28-Feb-2015. Flood Stage is 9 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 Mississippi River at St. Cloud are issued as needed during times of high water, 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 Stage (in feet): 0

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
(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 29 958.49 ft 967.49 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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