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Mississippi River at St. Cloud Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:15AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 10:30AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 11:15AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 11:45AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 12:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 1:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 1:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 4:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 5:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 5:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 5:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 7:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 7:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 8:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 8:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 10:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 12:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 12:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 1:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 2:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 2:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 2:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 2:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 3:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 3:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 5:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 5:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 6:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 6:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 6:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 7:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 7:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 7:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 7:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 9:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 10:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 11:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 11:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 12:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 12:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 1:30PM Oct 28, 2014Highest Observation: 5.33 ft at 2:00PM Oct 28, 2014Highest Observation: 5.33 ft at 2:15PM Oct 28, 2014Highest Observation: 5.33 ft at 2:30PM Oct 28, 2014Highest Observation: 5.33 ft at 4:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 5:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:45PM Oct 28, 2014Highest Observation: 5.33 ft at 6:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 7:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 8:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 9:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 9:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 9:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 10:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 10:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 11:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 12:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 1:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 1:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 2:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 2:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 3:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 3:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 4:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 4:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 5:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 5:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 7:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 11:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 11:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 11:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 1:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 1:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 1:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 2:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 3:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 4:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 4:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 5:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 6:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 7:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 8:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 9:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 9:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 9:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 10:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 11:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 12:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 4:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 5:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 5:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 5:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 6:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 6:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 7:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 7:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 7:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 8:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 9:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 9:15AM Oct 30, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSCOM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:01AM Oct 30, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.3 ft at 9:15 AM CDT 30-Oct-2014. 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

Historical 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.

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
Other Not Available Not Available  

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