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St. Francis River at Patterson Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 8.53 ft at 11:00AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:15AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 11:30AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 8.73 ft at 11:45AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 12:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 12:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 8.95 ft at 12:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.01 ft at 12:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.11 ft at 1:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.13 ft at 1:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.23 ft at 1:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.27 ft at 1:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 2:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.46 ft at 2:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.53 ft at 2:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.59 ft at 2:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 3:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.66 ft at 3:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 3:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 3:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 4:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 4:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 4:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 4:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.01 ft at 5:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.04 ft at 5:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 5:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.16 ft at 5:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 6:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.28 ft at 6:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.3 ft at 6:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.33 ft at 6:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.47 ft at 7:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.4 ft at 7:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.49 ft at 7:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.58 ft at 7:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.57 ft at 8:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.61 ft at 8:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.62 ft at 8:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.7 ft at 8:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.66 ft at 9:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.67 ft at 9:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.69 ft at 9:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.74 ft at 9:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.74 ft at 10:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.74 ft at 10:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.8 ft at 10:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.76 ft at 10:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 11:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 11:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.8 ft at 11:30PM Apr 14, 2014Highest Observation: 10.86 ft at 11:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 10.81 ft at 12:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 12:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.78 ft at 12:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.81 ft at 12:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.78 ft at 1:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.84 ft at 1:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.76 ft at 1:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.77 ft at 1:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 2:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.74 ft at 2:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 2:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.69 ft at 2:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.7 ft at 3:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.73 ft at 3:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.65 ft at 3:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.72 ft at 3:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.72 ft at 4:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.63 ft at 4:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.59 ft at 4:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.61 ft at 5:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.57 ft at 5:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.57 ft at 5:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.57 ft at 5:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.59 ft at 6:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.53 ft at 6:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.5 ft at 6:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.46 ft at 6:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.45 ft at 7:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.44 ft at 7:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.41 ft at 7:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.36 ft at 8:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.35 ft at 8:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.32 ft at 8:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.28 ft at 8:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.28 ft at 9:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.3 ft at 9:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.23 ft at 9:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.21 ft at 9:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 10:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.17 ft at 10:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 10:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.1 ft at 10:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.09 ft at 11:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.09 ft at 11:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 11:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10.03 ft at 11:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.99 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 12:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.96 ft at 12:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 12:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 1:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 1:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 1:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 1:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.8 ft at 2:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 2:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 2:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.71 ft at 2:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.7 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.7 ft at 3:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 3:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 3:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.59 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.56 ft at 4:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 4:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 4:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.57 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 5:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.52 ft at 5:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.54 ft at 5:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.55 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.4 ft at 6:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.48 ft at 6:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 6:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.38 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 7:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.38 ft at 7:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 7:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 8:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 8:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.23 ft at 8:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.2 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.16 ft at 9:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.27 ft at 9:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.18 ft at 9:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.22 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.16 ft at 10:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.13 ft at 10:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.04 ft at 10:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.11 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.04 ft at 11:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 9.03 ft at 11:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 8.97 ft at 11:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 8.89 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 12:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.91 ft at 12:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.91 ft at 12:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.88 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 1:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.88 ft at 1:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 1:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 2:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.81 ft at 2:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 2:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.71 ft at 3:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.7 ft at 3:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.7 ft at 3:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.66 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.62 ft at 4:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.66 ft at 4:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 4:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 5:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 5:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.56 ft at 5:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.55 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.55 ft at 6:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.55 ft at 6:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 6:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.52 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.51 ft at 7:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.51 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 7:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.51 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 8:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 8:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 8:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 9:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 9:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 10:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 10:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 11:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 12:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 12:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 1:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 1:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.27 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 2:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.27 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.19 ft at 2:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.21 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.09 ft at 3:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.11 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 3:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.04 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.08 ft at 4:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.07 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.06 ft at 4:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.99 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.06 ft at 5:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.02 ft at 5:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.97 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.93 ft at 6:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.93 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.03 ft at 6:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 8.06 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.95 ft at 7:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.96 ft at 7:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.9 ft at 8:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.87 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.89 ft at 8:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 9:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 9:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.82 ft at 10:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.76 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 10:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.78 ft at 11:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.81 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 11:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.73 ft at 12:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 12:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.68 ft at 1:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.65 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 1:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.75 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.61 ft at 2:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.64 ft at 2:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.62 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.65 ft at 3:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.61 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.62 ft at 3:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.56 ft at 4:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.55 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 4:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 5:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.54 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 5:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.59 ft at 6:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.51 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.54 ft at 6:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.48 ft at 7:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.53 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.46 ft at 7:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.5 ft at 8:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.48 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 8:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.41 ft at 9:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.43 ft at 9:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 7.39 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Highest Forecast: 7.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 7.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 7.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 7 ft 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 7 ft 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 7 ft 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 6.9 ft 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 6.9 ft 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 6.9 ft 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 6.9 ft 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 6.8 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 6.7 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 6.7 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 6.7 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 6.7 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 6.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 6.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 6.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPAZM7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:46AM Apr 17, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:20AM Apr 17)Latest observed value: 7.39 ft at 10:00 AM CDT 17-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the St. Francis River at Patterson are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:32
Moderate Flood Stage:25
Flood Stage:16
Action Stage:10

Historical Crests
(1) 35.77 ft on 12/03/1982
(2) 34.30 ft on 11/15/1993
(3) 33.80 ft on 08/01/1915
(4) 31.06 ft on 05/13/2002
(5) 30.94 ft on 05/03/2011
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Low Water Records
(1) 2.92 ft on 08/16/2012
(2) 3.02 ft on 07/08/2012
(3) 3.12 ft on 06/30/2012
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Zoom Level: 16
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16 Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.
10 Some lowland campgrounds may require evacuation.
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(1) Highway 34 Bridge
(2) St. Francis River Upstream
(3) St. Francis River Downstream
(4) Gage House
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Latitude: 37.194444° N, Longitude: 90.503333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 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 29 370.45 ft 386.45 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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