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Pottawatomie Creek at Lane Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:30PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:45PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 6 ft at 6:00PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.99 ft at 6:15PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.99 ft at 6:30PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.99 ft at 6:45PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.99 ft at 7:00PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 7:15PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 7:30PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 7:45PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:00PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:15PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:30PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:45PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:00PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:15PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:30PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:45PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:00PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:15PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:30PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:45PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 11:00PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 11:15PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 11:30PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 11:45PM Sep 23, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 12:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 12:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 12:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 12:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 1:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 1:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 1:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.97 ft at 1:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 2:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 2:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 2:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 2:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 3:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 3:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 3:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 3:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 4:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 4:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 4:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 4:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 5:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 5:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 5:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 5:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 6:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 6:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 6:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 6:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 7:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 7:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 7:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 7:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 8:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 8:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 8:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 8:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 9:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 9:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 9:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 9:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.94 ft at 10:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 10:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 10:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 10:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 11:00AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 11:15AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 11:30AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:45AM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 12:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 12:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 12:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 1:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 1:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.9 ft at 1:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 1:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.95 ft at 2:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.9 ft at 2:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.9 ft at 2:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.94 ft at 2:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 3:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.87 ft at 3:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 4:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.9 ft at 4:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 4:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.88 ft at 5:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.88 ft at 5:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 5:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 7:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 7:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 8:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 8:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 8:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 8:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 10:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 11:00PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 11:15PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 11:30PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 11:45PM Sep 24, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 12:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 12:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.89 ft at 12:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 12:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 1:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 1:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 1:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 1:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 2:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 2:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 2:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 2:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 3:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 3:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 4:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 4:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 4:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 4:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 5:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.9 ft at 7:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.96 ft at 7:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 5.99 ft at 8:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.01 ft at 9:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.02 ft at 9:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.03 ft at 9:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.05 ft at 9:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.06 ft at 10:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.07 ft at 10:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.08 ft at 10:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.1 ft at 10:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.13 ft at 11:00AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.15 ft at 11:15AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.17 ft at 11:30AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.21 ft at 11:45AM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.23 ft at 12:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.28 ft at 12:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.31 ft at 12:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.34 ft at 1:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.38 ft at 1:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.43 ft at 1:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.48 ft at 1:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.54 ft at 2:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.6 ft at 2:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.65 ft at 2:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.71 ft at 2:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.76 ft at 3:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.8 ft at 3:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.84 ft at 3:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.88 ft at 3:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.91 ft at 4:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.93 ft at 4:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.95 ft at 4:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.97 ft at 4:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 6.99 ft at 5:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.01 ft at 5:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.02 ft at 5:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.04 ft at 5:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.07 ft at 6:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.1 ft at 6:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.14 ft at 6:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.19 ft at 6:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.27 ft at 7:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.36 ft at 7:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.46 ft at 7:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.57 ft at 7:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.67 ft at 8:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.78 ft at 8:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 7.91 ft at 8:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.06 ft at 8:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.18 ft at 9:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.29 ft at 9:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.41 ft at 9:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.53 ft at 9:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.68 ft at 10:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.84 ft at 10:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 8.98 ft at 10:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 9.12 ft at 10:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 9.27 ft at 11:00PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 9.4 ft at 11:15PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 9.52 ft at 11:30PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 9.65 ft at 11:45PM Sep 25, 2016Observed: 9.78 ft at 12:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 9.93 ft at 12:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.04 ft at 12:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.16 ft at 12:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.3 ft at 1:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.42 ft at 1:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.55 ft at 1:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.69 ft at 1:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.83 ft at 2:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 10.96 ft at 2:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.1 ft at 2:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.22 ft at 2:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.34 ft at 3:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.46 ft at 3:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.55 ft at 3:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.64 ft at 3:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.73 ft at 4:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.83 ft at 4:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 11.93 ft at 4:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.01 ft at 4:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.11 ft at 5:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.2 ft at 5:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.3 ft at 5:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.38 ft at 5:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.46 ft at 6:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.58 ft at 6:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.68 ft at 6:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.77 ft at 6:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.84 ft at 7:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.92 ft at 7:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 12.99 ft at 7:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.05 ft at 7:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.12 ft at 8:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.17 ft at 8:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.24 ft at 8:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.28 ft at 8:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.34 ft at 9:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.39 ft at 9:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.45 ft at 9:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.49 ft at 9:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.53 ft at 10:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.56 ft at 10:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.6 ft at 10:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.64 ft at 10:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.67 ft at 11:00AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.7 ft at 11:15AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.73 ft at 11:30AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.73 ft at 11:45AM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.75 ft at 12:00PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.77 ft at 12:15PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 12:30PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 12:45PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 1:00PM Sep 26, 2016Highest Observation: 13.79 ft at 1:15PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 1:30PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 1:45PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.77 ft at 2:00PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.77 ft at 2:15PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.75 ft at 2:30PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.73 ft at 2:45PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.71 ft at 3:00PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.68 ft at 3:15PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.67 ft at 3:30PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.63 ft at 3:45PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.61 ft at 4:00PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.57 ft at 4:15PM Sep 26, 2016Observed: 13.53 ft at 4:30PM Sep 26, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLNEK1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:21PM Sep 26, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 13.53 ft at 4:30 PM CDT 26-Sep-2016. Flood Stage is 23 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Pottawatomie Creek at Lane 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: 28.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 24
Flood Stage: 23
Action Stage: 18
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 35.28 ft on 07/01/2007
(2) 33.90 ft on 09/14/1961
(3) 31.65 ft on 10/11/1973
(4) 29.35 ft on 10/13/1969
(5) 29.00 ft on 07/08/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.18 ft on 05/25/2015
(2) 25.40 ft on 04/29/2009
(3) 35.28 ft on 07/01/2007
(4) 25.25 ft on 06/13/2005
(5) 24.39 ft on 06/05/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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37 Flood water reach the top of the bridge deck over the Pottawatomie Creek.
36 Widespread flooding continues in and near Lane. A number of homes are flooded in west and north parts of Lane west of Kansas Avenue and to the north of Fourth Street, mainly along Third Street and Oak.
31.2 Water reaches the underside of the bridge over Pottawatomie Creek. Widespread flooding continues across the west, north and parts east of Lane.
28.5 Flood waters enter home near Third and Oak streets. Also the railroad tracks are underwater on the north side of Lane.
27 North Kansas Avenue just north of the railroad tracks floods.
25 Cloud Road, also known as the road to Richmond floods.
24 Douglas Road floods about a quarter mile northwest of Lane.
23 Minor low land flooding begins along the creek.
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Latitude: 38.443611° N, Longitude: 95.083889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 23 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 29 839.92 ft 862.92 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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