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Walnut Creek (Central IA) at Urbandale 142nd St Stage (ft)Observed: 1.96 ft at 10:51PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 1.96 ft at 10:49AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.9 ft at 7:55PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:47PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 2 ft at 6:26AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 2.06 ft at 9:13AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:37AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 2.17 ft at 10:00AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 2.23 ft at 10:45AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 2.06 ft at 8:37PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 2.04 ft at 10:43PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 1.9 ft at 10:39PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 2.13 ft at 4:49AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.47 ft at 5:24AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.58 ft at 5:28AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 5:33AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 5:39AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.99 ft at 5:44AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.04 ft at 5:47AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.12 ft at 5:51AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.18 ft at 5:55AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:04AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:10AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 6:17AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.47 ft at 6:28AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 6:52AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.36 ft at 7:07AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.3 ft at 7:20AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:32AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:53AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:23AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.3 ft at 8:34AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.36 ft at 8:44AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 8:52AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.59 ft at 9:27AM Jun 05, 2020Highest Observation: 3.65 ft at 9:43AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.64 ft at 10:37AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.58 ft at 10:55AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 12:14PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.36 ft at 12:53PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:55PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:38PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 3:24PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.08 ft at 4:42PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 3.02 ft at 5:17PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.97 ft at 5:58PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:46PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 7:41PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 8:40PM Jun 05, 2020City of Des Moines, IAUBWI4(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (9:32PM Jun 5, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.8 ft at 8:40 PM CDT 5-Jun-2020.
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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 are not available for the Walnut Creek (Central IA) at Urbandale 142nd St. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Latitude: 41.626293° N, Longitude: 93.813390° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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