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Des Moines River at Ottumwa Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 10:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 10:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 10:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 10:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:00AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:10AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:20AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:30AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:40AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:50AM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 1:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 1:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 2:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 3:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 3:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 3:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 3:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 4:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 4:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 6:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 7:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 7:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 7:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 8:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:00PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:10PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:20PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:30PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:40PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:50PM Jan 25, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 12:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 12:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 12:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 1:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 2:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 3:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 3:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 3:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 3:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 3:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 4:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 4:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 4:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 4:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 4:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 4:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 5:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 7:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 9:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 9:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 9:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 10:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 10:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 10:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 10:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:00AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:10AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:20AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:30AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:40AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:50AM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 1:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 2:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 2:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 3:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 3:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 3:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 3:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 4:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 5:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:00PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:10PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:20PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:30PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:40PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:50PM Jan 26, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 12:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 2:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 3:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 3:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 4:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 4:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 4:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 4:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 5:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 6:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 6:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 7:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 7:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.91 ft at 8:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 8:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.81 ft at 8:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.79 ft at 8:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.75 ft at 8:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.77 ft at 8:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.79 ft at 9:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.82 ft at 9:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.82 ft at 9:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 10:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:00AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:10AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:20AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:30AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 11:40AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 11:50AM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 12:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 12:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 12:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 12:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 1:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 2:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 2:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 2:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 3:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 3:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 3:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 4:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 4:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 4:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 5:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 5:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 6:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 6:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 6:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.18 ft at 6:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.44 ft at 7:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.54 ft at 7:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 7:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 8:40PM Jan 27, 2023Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 8:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:50PM Jan 27, 2023Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 10:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 10:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 11:00PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:10PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:20PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:30PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.57 ft at 11:40PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.58 ft at 11:50PM Jan 27, 2023Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 1:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 1:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 1:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 1:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 4:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 7:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 7:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.01 ft at 7:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 8:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 9:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 9:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.97 ft at 9:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 9:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 10:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 10:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 11:00AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.97 ft at 11:10AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:20AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.97 ft at 11:30AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:40AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:50AM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 12:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.94 ft at 12:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 1:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 3:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 3:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 4:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 5:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 5:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 5:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 6:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 6:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 6:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 7:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 8:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 8:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 10:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:00PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 11:10PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:20PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:30PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:40PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.19 ft at 11:50PM Jan 28, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 12:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 12:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1 ft at 12:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 12:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.94 ft at 12:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.97 ft at 1:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 2:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 2:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1 ft at 2:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1 ft at 3:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1 ft at 3:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 3:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 4:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.14 ft at 5:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 7:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 7:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 8:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.35 ft at 8:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.2 ft at 9:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 10:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 10:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 10:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.9 ft at 10:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.88 ft at 11:00AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:10AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.84 ft at 11:20AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.82 ft at 11:30AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.81 ft at 11:40AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.79 ft at 11:50AM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.79 ft at 12:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.77 ft at 12:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.77 ft at 12:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.74 ft at 12:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.74 ft at 12:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.74 ft at 12:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.74 ft at 1:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.73 ft at 1:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.7 ft at 1:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.71 ft at 1:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.73 ft at 1:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.72 ft at 1:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.7 ft at 2:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.71 ft at 2:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.72 ft at 2:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.71 ft at 2:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.7 ft at 2:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.7 ft at 2:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.69 ft at 3:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.7 ft at 3:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.71 ft at 3:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.7 ft at 3:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.71 ft at 3:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.72 ft at 3:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.74 ft at 4:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.76 ft at 4:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.86 ft at 4:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.93 ft at 4:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 0.98 ft at 4:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 5:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 9:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 10:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 10:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.25 ft at 10:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:00PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:10PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:20PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:30PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 11:40PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:50PM Jan 29, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:00AM Jan 30, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:10AM Jan 30, 2023Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:20AM Jan 30, 2023USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesOTMI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:48AM Jan 30, 2023)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.21 ft at 12:20 AM CST 30-Jan-2023. Flood Stage is 11.5 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 19
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 11.5
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 22.15 ft on 07/12/1993
(2) 20.60 ft on 06/17/2008
(3) 20.20 ft on 06/07/1947
(4) 20.04 ft on 08/11/2010
(5) 19.40 ft on 05/31/1903
(6) 18.33 ft on 04/11/1965
(7) 17.50 ft on 05/24/1944
(8) 17.49 ft on 04/01/1960
(9) 16.89 ft on 06/28/1954
(10) 16.80 ft on 06/10/1917
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.86 ft on 06/09/2022
(2) 9.04 ft on 02/28/2021
(3) 11.30 ft on 03/28/2020
(4) 16.28 ft on 05/29/2019
(5) 8.96 ft on 09/06/2018
(6) 12.03 ft on 04/05/2017
(7) 12.61 ft on 12/14/2015
(8) 13.74 ft on 06/26/2015
(9) 12.17 ft on 09/10/2014
(10) 15.99 ft on 04/18/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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25 The City of Ottumwa is protected by a 25 foot levee.
23 The levee opening at the south end of the Market street bridge may need to be planked and sandbagged.
22 Sandbagging and planking operations may be needed for openings along Vine Street.
19.5 The Market street parking lot floods. The entrance to the Market street bridge is sandbagged.
18.5 Sewer backup will reach the street surface at Market and Commercial Streets.
18 The Fairport area along the railroad tracks floods. Sandbagging may be needed at the Vine Street diversion chamber. Evacuations may begin at the trailer court.
17.5 Sewer backup in basements occurs at businesses along Main street.
17 Paris Street floods. Market Street bridge is closed.
15 Flooding occurs in rural areas both upstream and downstream of Ottumwa.
12 Water affects Eldon.
11.5 Water affects the northeast side of Rabbit Run Road.
11 Bear Creek reaches bankfull.
10 Agricultural flooding occurs along most of the reach between Ottumwa and Eldon.
9 Water affects rural fields primarily downstream of Ottumwa.
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Latitude: 41.010779° N, Longitude: 92.411489° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11.5 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 29 622.00 ft Not Available 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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