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Spring River near Quapaw Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:30AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:00AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 7:30AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:00AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 8:30AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:00AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:30AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:00AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:30AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 11:00AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 11:30AM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 12:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 12:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 1:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.22 ft at 10:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:00PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.22 ft at 11:30PM Nov 30, 2016Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 6:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 6:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 7:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 7:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:00AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:30AM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 12:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 12:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 1:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 1:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 2:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 5:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 9:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 5.22 ft at 12:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 4:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 6:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 7:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.23 ft at 8:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 6:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 6:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 7:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 7:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 9:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 10:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 1:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 3:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 3:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 4:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 5:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 6:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.24 ft at 8:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 12:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 12:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 2:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 2:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 3:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 3:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 5:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 5:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 6:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 6:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 7:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 7:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 8:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 8:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 9:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 11:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 11:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 12:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 12:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.25 ft at 1:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 2:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 2:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 3:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.27 ft at 3:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.27 ft at 5:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.27 ft at 5:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.27 ft at 6:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.27 ft at 6:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.27 ft at 7:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 7:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 8:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 8:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 9:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 9:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 10:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 10:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 11:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 11:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 12:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 12:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 1:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 1:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 2:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 2:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 3:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 3:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 4:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 4:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 5:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 5:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 6:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 6:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 7:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 7:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 8:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 8:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 9:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 9:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 10:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 10:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 11:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 11:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 12:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 12:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 1:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 1:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 2:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 2:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 3:00AM Dec 05, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 3:30AM Dec 05, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 4:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 5.28 ft at 4:30AM Dec 05, 2016Highest Observation: 5.29 ft at 5:00AM Dec 05, 2016Highest Forecast: 5.3 ft 12:00PM Dec 05, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 05, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 5.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 09, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesQUAO2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:21AM Dec 5, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 7:12AM Dec 4)Latest observed value: 5.29 ft at 5:00 AM CST 5-Dec-2016. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 30 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Spring River near Quapaw are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 24
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 20
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 46.15 ft on 09/26/1993
(2) 43.40 ft on 05/19/1943
(3) 43.00 ft on 12/01/1895
(4) 39.77 ft on 12/29/2015 (P)
(5) 34.43 ft on 04/12/1994
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 39.77 ft on 12/29/2015 (P)
(2) 19.53 ft on 12/14/2015 (P)
(3) 19.17 ft on 11/28/2015 (P)
(4) 20.10 ft on 07/10/2015
(5) 19.91 ft on 06/19/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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45 near catastrophic flooding similar to the flood of September 26, 1993 is expected. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation. Water floods some homes near the river. The Quapaw gage site is isolated by high water. Bridge crossing is unsafe. Agricultural lands and county roads are flooded to a depth of several feet.
42 disastrous flooding is expected. Conditions begin to approach the flooding which occurred on September 26, 1993. Some homes near the river are isolated by high water and may become flooded. The Quapaw gage site is isolated by high water. Bridge crossing is unsafe. Agricultural lands and county roads are flooded to a depth of several feet. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
39 some homes near the river are isolated by high water and may become flooded. The Quapaw gage site is isolated by high water. Bridge crossing becomes unsafe. Agricultural lands and county roads are flooded to a depth of several feet. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
36 some homes near the river are isolated by high water. The Quapaw gage becomes isolated by high water. Bridge crossing becomes unsafe. Agricultural lands and county roads are flooded to a depth of several feet. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
33 the Quapaw gage site is isolated by high water. Agricultural lands and county roads are flooded to a depth of several feet. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
30 the area around the Quapaw gage may be cut off from easy access. Agricultural lands and county roads are flooded. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
28 recreational areas near the gage site are inundated to a depth of several feet. The gage site may be cut off from easy access.
26 recreational areas downstream from the gage site are inundated to a depth of several feet.
24 park and recreational areas downstream from the gage site experience moderate flooding.
22 park and recreational areas experience minor flooding.
20 minor agricultural flooding occurs.
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Latitude: 36.934444° N, Longitude: 94.746111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 20 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 29 746.25 ft 766.25 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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