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ALERT: November 15 update on the status of the nationwide data transmission error preventing stream gauge data collected at affected locations from being displayed on the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services (AHPS) webpages. As of 11/08/2018, The USGS has restored all impacted operational stream gauges to transmitting status. The status map of gauge outages from other agencies is here. The outage map will be updated each Thursday. We apologize for the service interruption and hope to have the data restored as soon as possible.



Hydrograph River at a Glance Download
East Fork Des Moines River near Algona Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 10.63 ft at 1:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.63 ft at 1:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 2:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 2:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 2:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 2:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.62 ft at 3:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 3:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 3:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.62 ft at 3:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 4:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 4:15PM Nov 12, 2018Highest Observation: 10.64 ft at 4:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.62 ft at 4:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 5:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.63 ft at 5:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.62 ft at 5:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 5:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 6:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.62 ft at 6:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.62 ft at 6:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.62 ft at 6:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 7:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 7:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 7:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 7:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 8:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 8:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 8:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 8:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 9:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 9:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 9:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 9:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 10:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 10:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 10:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 10:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 11:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.6 ft at 11:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 11:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 11:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 12:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 12:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 12:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 12:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 1:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 1:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 1:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 1:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 2:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 2:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 2:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 2:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 3:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 3:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 3:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 3:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 4:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 4:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 4:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 4:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 5:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 5:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 5:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 5:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 6:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 6:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 6:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 6:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 7:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 7:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 7:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.58 ft at 7:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.57 ft at 8:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.57 ft at 8:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.57 ft at 8:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 8:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 9:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 9:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 9:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 9:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 10:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.55 ft at 10:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.54 ft at 10:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.55 ft at 10:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.52 ft at 11:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.52 ft at 11:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.54 ft at 11:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 11:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.52 ft at 12:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.53 ft at 12:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.5 ft at 12:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 12:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.52 ft at 1:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.53 ft at 1:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 1:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 1:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 2:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 2:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.5 ft at 2:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.5 ft at 2:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 3:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 3:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.5 ft at 3:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 3:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 4:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.5 ft at 4:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.5 ft at 4:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 4:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 5:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 5:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 5:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 5:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 6:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 6:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 6:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 6:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 7:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 7:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.47 ft at 7:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 7:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 8:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.47 ft at 8:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 8:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.47 ft at 8:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.47 ft at 9:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.47 ft at 9:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.47 ft at 9:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 9:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 10:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.47 ft at 10:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 10:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 10:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 11:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 11:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 11:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 11:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 12:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 12:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 12:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.45 ft at 12:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 1:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 1:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 1:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 1:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 2:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 2:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 2:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.45 ft at 2:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 3:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.45 ft at 3:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 3:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 3:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 4:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 4:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 4:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 4:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 5:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 5:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 5:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 5:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 6:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 8:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 8:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 8:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 8:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 9:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 9:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 9:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 9:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 10:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 10:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 10:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 10:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 11:00AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 11:15AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 11:30AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 11:45AM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 12:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 12:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 12:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 12:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 1:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 1:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 1:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 1:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 2:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 2:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 2:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 2:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 3:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 3:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 3:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 3:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 4:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 5:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 5:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 5:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 5:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 6:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 6:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 6:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 6:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 7:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 7:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 8:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 8:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 8:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 8:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 9:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 9:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 9:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 9:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 10:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 10:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 10:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 10:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 11:00PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 11:15PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 11:30PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 11:45PM Nov 14, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 12:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 12:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 12:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 12:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 1:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 1:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 1:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 1:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 2:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 2:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 2:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 2:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 3:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 3:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 3:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 3:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 4:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 4:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 4:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 4:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 5:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 5:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 5:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 5:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 6:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 6:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 6:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 6:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 7:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 7:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 7:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 7:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 8:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 8:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 8:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 8:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 9:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 9:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 9:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 9:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 10:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 10:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 10:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 10:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 11:00AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 11:15AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 11:30AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 11:45AM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 12:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 12:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 12:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 12:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 1:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 1:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 1:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 1:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 2:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 2:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 2:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 2:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 3:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 3:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 3:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 3:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 4:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 4:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 4:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 4:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 5:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.44 ft at 5:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 5:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 5:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 6:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.43 ft at 7:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.42 ft at 8:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 8:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 8:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 8:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 9:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 9:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 9:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 9:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 10:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 10:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 10:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 10:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 11:00PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 11:15PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 11:30PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 11:45PM Nov 15, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 12:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 12:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 12:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 12:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 1:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 1:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 1:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 1:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 2:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 2:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 2:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 2:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 3:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 3:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 3:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 3:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 4:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 5:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 5:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 5:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 5:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 6:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 6:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 6:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 6:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 7:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 7:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 7:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 8:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 8:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 8:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 8:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 9:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 9:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 9:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 9:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 10:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 10:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 10:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 10:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 11:00AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 11:15AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 11:30AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 11:45AM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 12:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 12:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 12:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 12:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 1:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 1:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 1:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 1:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 2:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 2:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.4 ft at 2:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 2:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 3:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 3:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 3:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 3:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 4:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 4:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 4:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 5:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 5:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 5:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 5:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.38 ft at 6:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 6:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 6:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 6:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 7:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 8:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 8:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 8:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 8:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 9:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 9:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 9:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.37 ft at 9:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 10:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 10:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 10:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 10:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 11:00PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 11:15PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 11:30PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 11:45PM Nov 16, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 12:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 12:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 12:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 12:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.36 ft at 1:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 1:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 1:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.33 ft at 1:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 2:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 2:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 2:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 2:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 3:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 3:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 3:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.34 ft at 3:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.29 ft at 4:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.29 ft at 4:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.28 ft at 4:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 4:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 5:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 5:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.3 ft at 5:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.32 ft at 5:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.29 ft at 6:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.26 ft at 6:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 6:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 6:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.26 ft at 7:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 7:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 7:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 7:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 8:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 8:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 8:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.28 ft at 8:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 9:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.25 ft at 9:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.24 ft at 9:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.28 ft at 9:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.24 ft at 10:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 10:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.24 ft at 10:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.24 ft at 10:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.25 ft at 11:00AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.23 ft at 11:15AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.24 ft at 11:30AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.24 ft at 11:45AM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.21 ft at 12:00PM Nov 17, 2018Observed: 10.26 ft at 12:15PM Nov 17, 2018USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesAGNI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:17PM Nov 17, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 10.26 ft at 12:15 PM CST 17-Nov-2018. Flood Stage is 17 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the East Fork Des Moines River near Algona are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 22
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 17
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 22.65 ft on 04/01/1993
(2) 22.18 ft on 08/23/1979
(3) 19.47 ft on 03/16/2010 (P)
(4) 18.90 ft on 06/13/2008
(5) 18.83 ft on 07/19/1993
(6) 17.80 ft on 07/17/1994
(7) 17.58 ft on 06/19/2014
(8) 17.40 ft on 06/17/1984
(9) 17.37 ft on 06/18/2014
(10) 17.01 ft on 06/11/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.93 ft on 05/22/2017
(2) 15.68 ft on 09/26/2016
(3) 14.01 ft on 05/20/2015
(4) 17.58 ft on 06/19/2014
(5) 17.37 ft on 06/18/2014
(6) 16.57 ft on 05/29/2013
(7) 12.27 ft on 05/08/2012
(8) 16.61 ft on 06/23/2011 (P)
(9) 16.03 ft on 05/28/2011 (P)
(10) 16.03 ft on 05/27/2011 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 6.19 ft on 01/01/2010
(2) 6.29 ft on 08/16/2010
(3) 6.32 ft on 02/20/2008
(4) 6.33 ft on 01/20/2008
(5) 6.44 ft on 01/30/2008
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22 The shopping center parking lot floods and water approaches the buildings. US 169 near and north of Saint Joseph floods. Many bridges over the Des Moines River in the area may be threatened with washouts. Many roads across Kossuth county may be closed.
20 Portions of US 18 flood. Water enters the parking lot of the shopping center north of US 18 and west of the river.
19 Water affects US 169 south of Algona. US 169 near Saint Joseph will be cut off. Sections of US 18 east of US 169 are threatened.
18 US 169 is threatened near Saint Joseph and may be overtopped south of Algona.
17 US 169 south of Algona is threatened and some rural roads flood.
16.5 Water affects the lowest portions of Northpark Drive and Norwood Drive in Algona.
16 Widespread flooding of agricultural land occurs.
14 Water affects low lying agricultural land along the river.
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Latitude: 43.082680° N, Longitude: 94.230608° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 17 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 1098.74 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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