Skip Navigation Link  
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
Image background of Navigation bar Left
Bookmark and Share Navigation Bar End Cap


Web Portal Changes:

  • AHPS - Scheduled operations ends on Tuesday, May 28th, 2024
  • Please see it NOW!  The pages will automatically redirect to until May 28, 2025.
  • To go to a specific gauge location  - use - where NWSLI is the five character ID of your favorite location.
  • Other Important URL changes - Service Change Notice 24-29 

Please visit for more information.

Hydrograph River at a Glance Download
Turkey Creek (KC) at Southwest Boulevard Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 48.16 ft at 9:20PM May 25, 2024Observed: 48.15 ft at 1:20AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.33 ft at 4:20AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.43 ft at 4:35AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.33 ft at 4:40AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.38 ft at 5:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.38 ft at 5:20AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.54 ft at 5:35AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.1 ft at 5:40AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.61 ft at 5:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.79 ft at 5:50AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.84 ft at 5:55AM May 26, 2024Highest Observation: 49.89 ft at 6:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.83 ft at 6:25AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.78 ft at 6:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.73 ft at 6:35AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.68 ft at 6:40AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.58 ft at 6:50AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.53 ft at 6:55AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.48 ft at 7:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.43 ft at 7:05AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.38 ft at 7:10AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.33 ft at 7:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.23 ft at 7:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.18 ft at 7:35AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.07 ft at 7:50AM May 26, 2024Observed: 49.02 ft at 7:55AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.97 ft at 8:05AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.92 ft at 8:10AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.87 ft at 8:20AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.81 ft at 8:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.76 ft at 8:40AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.71 ft at 8:50AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.66 ft at 9:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.61 ft at 9:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.57 ft at 9:25AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.52 ft at 9:35AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.42 ft at 10:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.37 ft at 10:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.32 ft at 10:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.27 ft at 10:50AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.22 ft at 11:10AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.17 ft at 11:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.17 ft at 11:55AM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.17 ft at 1:25PM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.16 ft at 5:25PM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.16 ft at 9:25PM May 26, 2024Observed: 48.16 ft at 1:25AM May 27, 2024Observed: 48.16 ft at 5:25AM May 27, 2024Observed: 48.16 ft at 9:25AM May 27, 2024Observed: 48.16 ft at 1:25PM May 27, 2024Observed: 48.16 ft at 5:30PM May 27, 2024TURK1(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (7:04PM May 27, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 48.16 ft at 5:30 PM CDT 27-May-2024. Flood Stage is 61 ft
Printable Image
About this graph
Tabular Data (UTC)
Tabular Data (CDT)
XML Data
RSS Files
Datum: Not Available
NOTE: Forecasts for the Turkey Creek (KC) at Southwest Boulevard are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
Return to Area Map
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 64
Moderate Flood Stage: 63
Flood Stage: 61
Action Stage: 55
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 69.47 ft on 10/04/1998
(2) 63.90 ft on 06/28/1999
(3) 62.41 ft on 03/04/2004
(4) 62.10 ft on 06/05/2001
(5) 61.83 ft on 05/04/2001
Show More Historic Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 54.80 ft on 05/28/2020
(2) 55.23 ft on 08/27/2017
(3) 55.59 ft on 08/22/2017
(4) 59.75 ft on 08/05/2017
(5) 58.25 ft on 07/27/2017
Show More Recent Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to

Zoom Level:15
KML Image
Gauge LocationGauge Map Marker
Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
Flood Impacts & Photos Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
63 Businesses along Turkey Creek and Southwest Boulevard are flooded.
61.5 The Southwest Boulevard bridge is overtopped by flood waters.
About This Location Collapse

Latitude: 39.058611° N, Longitude: 94.625833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 61 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(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 29 722.3 ft 783.3 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  
Resources Collapse
Hydrologic Resources Additional Resources
Collaborative Agencies Collapse
The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
NWS Information
National Weather Service
Kansas City/Pleasant Hill Weather Forecast Office
1803 N. 7 Hwy
Pleasant Hill, MO 64080
(816) 540-6021
Ask Questions/Webmaster
Page last modified: 30-Oct-2020 4:09 PM
Privacy Policy
About Us
Career Opportunities