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Des Moines River at Des Moines 2nd Ave Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 4:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:15PM Jul 06, 2020Highest Observation: 14.6 ft at 5:30PM Jul 06, 2020Highest Observation: 14.6 ft at 5:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 10:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 10:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 10:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 10:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 11:00PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 11:15PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 11:30PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 11:45PM Jul 06, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 12:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 12:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 2:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 3:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 3:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 4:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 4:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 10:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.57 ft at 10:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 10:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 10:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 11:00AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 11:15AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 11:30AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 11:45AM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 12:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 1:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 1:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 1:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 1:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 2:00PM Jul 07, 2020Highest Observation: 14.6 ft at 2:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 2:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 2:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 3:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 3:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 3:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 4:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 4:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:30PM Jul 07, 2020Highest Observation: 14.6 ft at 4:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 5:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 6:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 10:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 10:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 10:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 10:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 11:00PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 11:15PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 11:30PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 11:45PM Jul 07, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 12:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 12:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 12:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 12:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 1:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 2:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 3:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 6:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 6:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 6:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 6:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.59 ft at 8:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.58 ft at 9:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.57 ft at 9:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 9:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.55 ft at 10:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.52 ft at 10:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.52 ft at 10:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.48 ft at 10:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.46 ft at 11:00AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.44 ft at 11:15AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.42 ft at 11:30AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 11:45AM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 12:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 12:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 12:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.33 ft at 1:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.32 ft at 1:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.32 ft at 1:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.3 ft at 2:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.29 ft at 2:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.3 ft at 2:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.29 ft at 2:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.28 ft at 3:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.29 ft at 3:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.27 ft at 3:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.27 ft at 3:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.27 ft at 4:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.27 ft at 4:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 4:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.27 ft at 4:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 5:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 5:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 5:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 5:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 6:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 6:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 6:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 6:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 7:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.24 ft at 7:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 7:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 7:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 8:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 8:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 8:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 8:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 9:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 9:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 9:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 9:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 10:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 10:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 10:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 10:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 11:00PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 11:15PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 11:30PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 11:45PM Jul 08, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 12:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 12:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 12:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 12:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 1:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 1:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 1:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 1:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 2:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 2:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 2:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 2:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 3:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 3:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 3:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 3:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 4:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 4:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 4:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 4:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 5:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 5:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 5:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 5:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 6:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 6:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 6:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 6:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 7:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 7:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 7:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.25 ft at 7:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 8:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 8:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 8:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 8:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 9:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 9:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 9:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 9:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 10:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 10:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 10:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.27 ft at 10:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.28 ft at 11:00AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.28 ft at 11:15AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.3 ft at 11:30AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.31 ft at 11:45AM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.32 ft at 12:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.33 ft at 12:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 12:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 12:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.33 ft at 1:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 1:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 3:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 3:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 3:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 3:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 4:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 4:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 4:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 4:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 5:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 5:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 5:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 5:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 6:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 6:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 6:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 7:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 7:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 7:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 7:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 8:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 8:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 8:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 8:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 9:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 9:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 9:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 9:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 10:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 10:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 10:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 10:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 11:00PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 11:15PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 11:30PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 11:45PM Jul 09, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 12:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 12:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 12:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 12:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 1:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 1:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 1:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 1:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 2:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 2:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 2:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 2:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 3:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 3:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 3:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 3:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 4:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 4:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 4:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 4:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 5:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 5:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 5:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 5:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 6:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 6:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 6:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 6:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 7:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 7:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 7:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 7:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 8:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 8:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 8:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 8:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 9:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 9:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 9:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 9:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.4 ft at 11:00AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 11:15AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 11:30AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 11:45AM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 12:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 12:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 12:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 12:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 1:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 1:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 1:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 2:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 2:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 2:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 3:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 3:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 3:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 3:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 4:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 4:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 4:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 5:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 5:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 5:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 5:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 6:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 8:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 10:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 10:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 10:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 10:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:00PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:15PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:30PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:45PM Jul 10, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 2:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 2:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 2:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 2:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 3:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 3:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 3:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 3:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 4:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 4:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 4:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 4:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 5:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 5:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 5:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 5:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 9:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 10:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 10:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 10:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 10:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 11:00AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 11:15AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 11:30AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.32 ft at 11:45AM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 12:00PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.33 ft at 12:15PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 12:30PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 12:45PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:00PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:15PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.38 ft at 1:30PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:45PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 2:00PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:15PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:30PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:45PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 3:00PM Jul 11, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 3:15PM Jul 11, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDMOI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:03PM Jul 11, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 14.34 ft at 3:15 PM CDT 11-Jul-2020. Flood Stage is 23 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Des Moines River at Des Moines 2nd Ave 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: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 26
Flood Stage: 23
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 31.71 ft on 07/11/1993
(2) 31.57 ft on 06/13/2008
(3) 30.16 ft on 06/24/1954
(4) 28.73 ft on 04/10/1965
(5) 27.30 ft on 05/31/1903
(6) 26.50 ft on 06/26/1947
(7) 26.08 ft on 07/02/2010
(8) 25.25 ft on 04/01/1960
(9) 24.80 ft on 06/22/1984
(10) 24.40 ft on 05/23/1944
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 20.29 ft on 10/01/2016
(2) 20.30 ft on 09/30/2016
(3) 19.78 ft on 12/23/2015
(4) 20.55 ft on 09/01/2015
(5) 20.47 ft on 06/26/2015
(6) 21.67 ft on 06/27/2014
(7) 20.12 ft on 05/29/2013
(8) 17.26 ft on 05/07/2012
(9) 18.64 ft on 06/20/2011
(10) 18.64 ft on 04/26/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 12.50 ft on 01/29/1940
(2) 12.66 ft on 02/18/2004
(3) 12.68 ft on 12/05/1999
(4) 12.73 ft on 12/26/2001
(5) 12.73 ft on 01/29/2003
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37.2 This is the top of the Birdland and Central Place levees at 2nd Avenue.
33 Levee closures occur across 2nd Avenue.
30 Levee closures occur across Grand Avenue, Locust Street, Walnut Street and Court Avenue in downtown Des Moines.
28.5 Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway is closed from Urbandale Avenue to Euclid Avenue.
27.7 Water is several feet deep against the Birdland Marina boathouse.
26.5 Euclid Avenue is closed from Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway to 16th Street.
26 Water is across the Polk County Human Services Department parking lot.
25.5 Water affects portions of the Polk County Human Services Department parking lot...on the north side of Euclid Avenue and on the west side of the river.
25 The levee is closed across Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway north of Clarkson Avenue.
24.5 Levee closures occur across Saylor Road.
23 Birdland Park floods.
20.5 Prospect Road is closed from Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway to Hickman Road.
20 Birdland Drive is closed from Saylor Road to 6th Avenue.
18.5 Low lying sections of the Neal Smith Trail in Birdland Park flood.
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Latitude: 41.612291° N, Longitude: 93.619945° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 23 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 29 773.74 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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