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Marais Des Cygnes River near Reading Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:15PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 12:30PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 12:45PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 1:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:45PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 2:00PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 2:15PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 2:30PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 2:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:00PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 3:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:45PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 4:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:15PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 4:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:00PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 5:15PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 5:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:15PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 10:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:30AM Jul 24, 2014Highest Observation: 2.02 ft at 12:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 9:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 1:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 2:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 3:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 3:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 4:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 4:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 10:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 10:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 10:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 10:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 11:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 11:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 11:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 11:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 12:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 12:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 12:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 12:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 1:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 1:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 1:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 1:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 3:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 3:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 3:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 3:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 4:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 4:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 4:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 4:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 6:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 7:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 8:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 9:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 9:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 10:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 10:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 10:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 10:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 11:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 11:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 11:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 11:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 12:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 12:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 12:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 12:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 1:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 3:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 3:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 3:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 3:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 6:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 6:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 9:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 12:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 12:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 12:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 12:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 1:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 1:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 1:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 2:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 2:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 2:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 2:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 8:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 9:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:45AM Jul 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesRDNK1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:04PM Jul 26, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.98 ft at 11:45 AM CDT 26-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 19 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading may be affected by ice during freezing weather from November to April.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Marais Des Cygnes River near Reading 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:45
Moderate Flood Stage:21
Flood Stage:19
Action Stage:14

Historical Crests
(1) 27.47 ft on 05/29/1982
(2) 26.50 ft on 05/17/1995
(3) 25.39 ft on 05/07/2007
(4) 25.22 ft on 06/27/1969
(5) 24.79 ft on 06/19/1977
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
Zoom Level:16
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25.7 Water overtops the bridge deck.
23 Overlow on the right bank is in several swift channels over Road Y 5, 3 miles north of Reading.
21 County Road Y 5 near the gage floods, 3 miles north of Reading.
19 Low lying areas along the river flood.
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Latitude: 38.566944° N, Longitude: 95.961389° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 19 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 1048.32 ft 1067.32 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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