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Lake Kampeska at Watertown Water Plant Pool (ft)Observed: 17.12 ft at 11:45AM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 12:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 12:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 12:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 12:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:01PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 1:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 1:16PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:31PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 1:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 2:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 2:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 2:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 2:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 3:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 3:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 3:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 3:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 4:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 4:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 4:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 4:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 5:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 5:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 5:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 5:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 6:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 6:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 6:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 6:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 7:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 7:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 7:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 7:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 8:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 8:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 8:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 8:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 9:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 9:01PM Jul 27, 2021Highest Observation: 17.17 ft at 9:15PM Jul 27, 2021Highest Observation: 17.17 ft at 9:16PM Jul 27, 2021Highest Observation: 17.17 ft at 9:30PM Jul 27, 2021Highest Observation: 17.17 ft at 9:31PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 9:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 10:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.16 ft at 10:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 10:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 10:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:00PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:15PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 11:30PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 11:45PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 12:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 12:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 12:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 12:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 1:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 2:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 2:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 2:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 2:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 3:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 3:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 3:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 3:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 4:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 4:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 4:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 4:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 5:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 5:01AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:16AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 5:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 5:31AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.16 ft at 5:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 6:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 6:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.15 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2021Highest Observation: 17.17 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 1:01PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 1:16PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 1:31PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 9:16PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 9:31PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 9:46PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.13 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.14 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 4:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 4:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 5:16AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 5:31AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 5:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 5:46AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 6:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 7:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 7:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 7:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.12 ft at 7:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 8:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 8:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 8:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 8:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 9:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 9:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 9:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 10:00AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 10:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 12:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 12:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 12:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 12:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 1:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 1:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 1:16PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 1:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 1:31PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 1:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 1:46PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 2:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 2:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 2:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.06 ft at 2:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 3:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 3:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 3:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 3:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 4:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 4:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 4:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 4:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 5:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 5:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.06 ft at 5:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 5:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 6:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 6:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 6:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 6:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 7:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 7:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 7:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 7:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 8:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 8:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 8:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 8:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 9:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 9:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 9:16PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 9:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 9:31PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 9:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 9:46PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 10:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 10:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.06 ft at 10:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 10:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 11:00PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 11:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 11:30PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 11:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 17.11 ft at 12:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 12:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 12:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 12:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 1:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 1:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 1:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 1:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 2:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 2:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 2:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 2:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.06 ft at 3:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 3:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 3:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 3:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 4:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 4:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 4:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 4:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 5:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:16AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 5:31AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 5:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 5:46AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 6:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 6:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 6:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 6:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 7:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.06 ft at 7:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 7:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 7:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 8:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 8:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 8:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 8:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 9:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 9:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.09 ft at 9:30AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.08 ft at 9:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.07 ft at 10:00AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 17.1 ft at 10:15AM Jul 30, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesKMPS2(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (11:30AM Jul 30, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 17.1 ft at 10:15 AM CDT 30-Jul-2021. Flood Stage is 21 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Lake Kampeska at Watertown Water Plant. Only observed stages are available for this point.

Vertical Datum updated from NGVD29 to NAVD88 by gauge owner.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 22.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 22
Flood Stage: 21
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 23.71 ft on 04/06/1997
(2) 22.57 ft on 06/22/2010
(3) 21.82 ft on 03/26/2009
(4) 21.68 ft on 03/30/2019
(5) 21.53 ft on 04/09/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 19.95 ft on 04/08/2020
(2) 21.68 ft on 03/30/2019
(3) 20.65 ft on 04/24/2018
(4) 17.33 ft on 09/30/2017
(5) 16.25 ft on 05/13/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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22.5 Water reaches the bottom of the bridge at the Inlet/Outlet, and several homes and businesses will begin to flood
22 Parking lots and some garages and outbuildings begin to flood
21 Yards around the lake begin to flood
18.2 Lake outlet elevation
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Latitude: 44.917222° N, Longitude: 97.187222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 21 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 1700.88 1721.88 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available 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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