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NOTE:Forecasts are not available for the Turkey River at Spillville. Only observed stages are available for this point.

NOTE:Forecasts are not available for the Turkey River near El Dorado. Only observed stages are available for this point.

NOTE:Forecasts for the Turkey River at Elkader are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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at Spillville
Flood Stage: 9 Feet
Latest Stage: 4.79
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:
Complete information about
the Turkey River at Spillville

available from
NWS La Crosse, WI.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:13
Moderate Flood Stage:11
Flood Stage:9
Action Stage:7

Historical Crests
Currently none available.

near El Dorado
Flood Stage: 13 Feet
Latest Stage: 8.84
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:
Complete information about
the Turkey River near El Dorado

available from
NWS La Crosse, WI.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:17
Moderate Flood Stage:15
Flood Stage:13
Action Stage:10

Historical Crests
Currently none available.

at Elkader
Flood Stage: 12 Feet
Latest Stage: 8.74
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:
Complete information about
the Turkey River at Elkader

available from
NWS La Crosse, WI.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:20
Moderate Flood Stage:16
Flood Stage:12
Action Stage:10

Historical Crests
(1) 27.77 ft on 06/10/2008
(2) 27.32 ft on 06/15/1991
(3) 25.57 ft on 05/23/2004
(4) 20.50 ft on 08/29/1990
(5) 19.35 ft on 05/17/1999
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Probabilistic Stage Forecast for Elkader

Stage Exceedance Forecast for Elkader



NOTE:Forecasts for the Turkey River at Garber are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
at Garber
Flood Stage: 17 Feet
Latest Stage: 10.43
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:
Complete information about
the Turkey River at Garber

available from
NWS La Crosse, WI.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:23
Moderate Flood Stage:20
Flood Stage:17
Action Stage:14

Historical Crests
(1) 32.80 ft on 05/23/2004
(2) 30.91 ft on 05/17/1999
(3) 30.10 ft on 06/15/1991
(4) 29.13 ft on 06/10/2008
(5) 28.06 ft on 02/23/1922
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Probabilistic Stage Forecast for Garber

Stage Exceedance Forecast for Garber


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