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North Walnut Creek (Central IA) at Urbandale 92nd Dr Stage (ft)Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:59PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.3 ft at 7:27PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.32 ft at 7:41PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:11PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:07PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.49 ft at 9:32PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:26PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:32PM May 15, 2024Observed: 2.66 ft at 12:33AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:47AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.77 ft at 7:24AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.77 ft at 7:39AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.72 ft at 9:15AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.66 ft at 9:23AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.6 ft at 9:29AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.55 ft at 9:35AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.49 ft at 9:47AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:59AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.37 ft at 10:06AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:12AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:18AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.18 ft at 10:22AM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.12 ft at 10:26AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:34AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.91 ft at 10:39AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.86 ft at 10:43AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:54AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.68 ft at 11:04AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.62 ft at 11:23AM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:00PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.62 ft at 12:22PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.68 ft at 12:33PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.73 ft at 12:42PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:51PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.85 ft at 1:06PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:45PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.85 ft at 2:37PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:36PM May 16, 2024Observed: 1.96 ft at 4:35PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:52PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.07 ft at 6:38PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:17PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.15 ft at 7:37PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.21 ft at 7:56PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:16PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.32 ft at 8:38PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:53PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:19PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.49 ft at 9:40PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:05PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.6 ft at 10:44PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.66 ft at 11:23PM May 16, 2024Observed: 2.72 ft at 12:08AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.77 ft at 12:58AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.83 ft at 2:01AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:21AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.94 ft at 4:26AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3 ft at 5:44AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:55AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:34AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.01 ft at 8:05AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:31AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.9 ft at 8:44AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.84 ft at 8:56AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.78 ft at 9:09AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.73 ft at 9:17AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.67 ft at 9:24AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.61 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:35AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.5 ft at 9:43AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:52AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:09AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.22 ft at 10:14AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.16 ft at 10:19AM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:23AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.97 ft at 10:29AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.91 ft at 10:32AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:38AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:41AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.68 ft at 10:46AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.62 ft at 10:52AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.55 ft at 10:57AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:03AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.44 ft at 11:10AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:46AM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:17PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:23PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.55 ft at 12:42PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.61 ft at 1:04PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.72 ft at 1:55PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:39PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.72 ft at 3:39PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:28PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.83 ft at 5:24PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.95 ft at 7:02PM May 17, 2024Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:32PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:52PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.11 ft at 8:19PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.16 ft at 8:39PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.22 ft at 9:03PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.27 ft at 9:26PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.33 ft at 9:51PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:41PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.44 ft at 11:58PM May 17, 2024Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:17AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.56 ft at 2:36AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.61 ft at 3:49AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:23AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.73 ft at 7:24AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.73 ft at 7:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:53AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.61 ft at 8:17AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.56 ft at 8:37AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.5 ft at 9:03AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.44 ft at 9:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:21AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.33 ft at 9:28AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.27 ft at 9:34AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.22 ft at 9:42AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.16 ft at 9:59AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.11 ft at 10:05AM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.05 ft at 10:10AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.94 ft at 10:19AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:23AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:29AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:32AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:39AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.52 ft at 10:43AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.46 ft at 10:46AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:51AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:59AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:05AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.18 ft at 11:17AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:39AM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:34PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:42PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 12:49PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.35 ft at 1:02PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:23PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.46 ft at 1:37PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:05PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.57 ft at 3:16PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.63 ft at 3:37PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:21PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.74 ft at 5:06PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.8 ft at 6:14PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.86 ft at 6:46PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:02PM May 18, 2024Observed: 1.97 ft at 7:28PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.03 ft at 7:50PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.08 ft at 8:10PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.14 ft at 8:31PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.2 ft at 8:51PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:10PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.31 ft at 9:29PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.37 ft at 9:54PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.42 ft at 10:16PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.48 ft at 10:42PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:10PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.59 ft at 11:50PM May 18, 2024Observed: 2.65 ft at 12:26AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.7 ft at 12:58AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.76 ft at 1:33AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.82 ft at 2:12AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.87 ft at 2:55AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.93 ft at 3:48AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.99 ft at 4:25AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.04 ft at 4:59AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:37AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 6:24AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:21AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 7:26AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 8:12AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.1 ft at 8:28AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.04 ft at 8:46AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.99 ft at 9:22AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.93 ft at 9:53AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.87 ft at 10:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:08AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:13AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:17AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.65 ft at 10:22AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.59 ft at 10:26AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:33AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.34 ft at 10:39AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:43AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.34 ft at 11:39AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:50AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.46 ft at 11:58AM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.51 ft at 12:06PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.57 ft at 12:14PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.63 ft at 12:26PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.57 ft at 1:31PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.51 ft at 1:49PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.46 ft at 2:26PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.51 ft at 3:07PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:59PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.51 ft at 6:52PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.51 ft at 7:24PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.57 ft at 9:12PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.64 ft at 9:20PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:52PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:56PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.87 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:10PM May 19, 2024Observed: 2.99 ft at 10:25PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.1 ft at 11:04PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 12:36AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 1:20AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.33 ft at 1:59AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:16AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:29AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:44AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.55 ft at 2:55AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.61 ft at 3:06AM May 20, 2024Highest Observation: 3.66 ft at 3:32AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.55 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:20AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.44 ft at 7:04AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.42 ft at 7:22AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.36 ft at 7:56AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 8:40AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 9:23AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:49AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.13 ft at 10:04AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.07 ft at 10:12AM May 20, 2024Observed: 3.01 ft at 10:19AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.95 ft at 10:25AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.9 ft at 10:33AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:42AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.78 ft at 10:50AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.73 ft at 10:57AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.67 ft at 11:05AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.61 ft at 11:14AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.56 ft at 11:23AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.5 ft at 11:37AM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.44 ft at 12:58PM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:59PM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.33 ft at 2:27PM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.27 ft at 3:11PM May 20, 2024Observed: 2.22 ft at 4:38PM May 20, 2024City of Des Moines, IAUBNI4(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (6:48PM May 20, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.22 ft at 4:38 PM CDT 20-May-2024.
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