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24 East Main Street near the water plant floods. Some residences near the floodplain on the southeast side of town flood as well. 21 Lowland areas north and south of town flood...as well as the fairgrounds south of town.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:
Moderate Flood Stage:
(1) 23.98 ft on 06/05/2010
(2) 23.95 ft on 03/30/2012
(3) 23.85 ft on 07/05/1993
(4) 23.47 ft on 07/14/1986
(5) 23.33 ft on 07/01/1993
(6) 23.02 ft on 08/28/2006
(7) 22.90 ft on 04/15/2012
(8) 22.88 ft on 05/07/2007
(9) 22.65 ft on 04/20/1992
(10) 22.60 ft on 07/31/1999 Show More Historical Crests
(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.
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