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Des Moines River at Ottumwa Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 8.46 ft at 10:50AM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 11:00AM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:10AM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 11:20AM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:30AM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:40AM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 11:50AM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 12:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 12:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 12:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 12:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 1:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 1:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 1:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 1:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 1:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 1:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 2:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 2:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 2:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 2:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 2:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 2:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 3:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 3:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 3:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 3:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 3:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.55 ft at 3:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.56 ft at 4:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.57 ft at 4:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 4:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 4:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 4:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.57 ft at 4:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.55 ft at 5:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.56 ft at 5:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.58 ft at 5:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 5:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 5:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 5:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.56 ft at 6:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 6:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 6:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.53 ft at 6:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.53 ft at 6:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 6:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 7:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 7:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.53 ft at 7:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 7:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 7:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 7:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 8:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 8:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.56 ft at 8:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 8:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 8:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.56 ft at 8:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 9:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 9:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 9:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 9:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 9:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 9:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 10:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 10:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 10:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.54 ft at 10:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 11:00PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:10PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 11:20PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 11:30PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 11:40PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 11:50PM May 15, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 12:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.53 ft at 12:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 12:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 12:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 12:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 12:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 1:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 1:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 1:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 1:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 1:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 2:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 3:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.3 ft at 3:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.29 ft at 3:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.28 ft at 3:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.3 ft at 3:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.27 ft at 3:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.3 ft at 4:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.31 ft at 4:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 4:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 4:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 5:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 5:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 5:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 5:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 5:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 5:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 6:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 6:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 6:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 6:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.57 ft at 7:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 7:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 7:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.63 ft at 7:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.6 ft at 8:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.63 ft at 8:10AM May 16, 2018Highest Observation: 8.64 ft at 8:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.61 ft at 8:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 8:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 8:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 9:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 9:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 9:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 9:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 10:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:00AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 11:10AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 11:20AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 11:30AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 11:40AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:50AM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 12:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 12:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 12:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 1:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 1:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 1:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 1:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 1:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.52 ft at 2:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.53 ft at 2:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.53 ft at 2:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 2:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.5 ft at 2:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.51 ft at 3:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 3:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 3:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 3:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 3:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 4:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 4:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 4:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 4:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 4:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 5:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 5:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 5:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 5:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 5:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 6:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 6:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 7:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 7:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 7:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 7:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 7:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 7:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 8:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 8:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 8:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 9:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 9:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 9:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 9:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 10:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:00PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:10PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 11:20PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:30PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:40PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:50PM May 16, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 12:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 12:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 12:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 1:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 1:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 1:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 1:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 1:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 1:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 2:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 2:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 2:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 3:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 3:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 3:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 3:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 3:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 4:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 4:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 4:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 4:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 5:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 5:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 5:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 6:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 6:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 7:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 7:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 8:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 8:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 8:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 8:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 8:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 9:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.48 ft at 9:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 9:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 10:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 10:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:00AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:10AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 11:20AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:30AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:40AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 11:50AM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 12:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 12:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 1:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 3:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 3:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 3:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 3:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 3:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 4:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 4:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 4:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 4:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 4:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 5:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 5:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 6:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 6:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 6:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 6:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 7:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 7:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 7:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 7:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 7:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 7:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 8:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 8:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 8:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 8:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 8:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 8:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 9:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 9:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 9:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 9:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 9:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 9:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 10:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 10:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 10:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 10:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 11:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 11:10PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 11:20PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 11:30PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 11:40PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 11:50PM May 17, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 12:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 1:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 1:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 3:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 3:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 3:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 3:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 3:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 4:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 4:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 4:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 4:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 5:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 5:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 5:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 5:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 5:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 6:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 6:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 6:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.33 ft at 7:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.33 ft at 7:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.31 ft at 7:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.32 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 8:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 8:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 8:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.32 ft at 8:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 8:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 9:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.33 ft at 9:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 9:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 9:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 9:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 9:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 10:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 10:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 10:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 10:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 10:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 11:10AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 11:20AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:30AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 11:40AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 11:50AM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 12:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 12:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 12:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 1:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 1:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 1:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 2:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 2:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 3:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 3:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 4:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 4:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 4:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 5:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 5:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 6:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 6:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 6:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 7:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 7:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 7:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 7:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 8:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 8:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 8:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 8:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 8:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 8:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 9:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 9:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 9:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 9:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 9:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 9:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 10:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 10:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 10:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 10:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 10:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 10:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 11:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 11:10PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 11:20PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 11:30PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 11:40PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 11:50PM May 18, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 12:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 12:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 12:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 2:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 2:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 3:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 3:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 4:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 4:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 4:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 4:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 4:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 4:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 5:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 5:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 6:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 6:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 6:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 6:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 6:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 7:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 7:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 8:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 8:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 8:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 8:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 8:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.33 ft at 8:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 9:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 9:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 9:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 9:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 9:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 9:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 10:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 10:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 10:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 10:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 10:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 10:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 11:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 11:10AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 11:20AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 11:30AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 11:40AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 11:50AM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 12:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 12:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 12:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 12:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 12:40PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 12:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:40PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.3 ft at 2:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 2:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 2:40PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 3:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 3:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:40PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 3:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 4:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 4:40PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 4:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 5:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 5:40PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 5:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.35 ft at 6:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 6:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft 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ft at 10:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:10PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:20PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:40PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:50PM May 19, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 12:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.38 ft at 12:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 12:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 1:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 1:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 1:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 1:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 1:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 2:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 2:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 2:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 3:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 3:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 3:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 3:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 3:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 4:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.41 ft at 4:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 4:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 4:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 5:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 5:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 5:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 6:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 7:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 7:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 7:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 8:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 8:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 8:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 9:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 9:20AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:40AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 9:50AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:10AM May 20, 2018Observed: 8.43 ft at 10:20AM May 20, 2018USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesOTMI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:47AM May 20, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.43 ft at 10:20 AM CDT 20-May-2018. Flood Stage is 11.5 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 Ottumwa 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: 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) 20.97 ft on 06/07/1947
(3) 20.87 ft on 06/15/1947
(4) 20.60 ft on 06/17/2008
(5) 20.23 ft on 05/31/1903
(6) 20.04 ft on 08/11/2010
(7) 18.33 ft on 04/11/1965
(8) 18.27 ft on 05/24/1944
(9) 18.26 ft on 04/01/1960
(10) 17.66 ft on 06/28/1954
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.61 ft on 12/14/2015
(2) 13.74 ft on 06/26/2015
(3) 12.17 ft on 09/10/2014
(4) 15.99 ft on 04/18/2013
(5) 10.94 ft on 04/19/2012
(6) 14.90 ft on 06/15/2011
(7) 20.04 ft on 08/11/2010
(8) 10.90 ft on 04/30/2009
(9) 11.07 ft on 03/25/2009
(10) 20.60 ft on 06/17/2008
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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
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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
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(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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