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Iowa River at Marengo Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 7.2 ft at 11:15PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.22 ft at 11:30PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.24 ft at 11:45PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.27 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.29 ft at 12:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.31 ft at 12:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.33 ft at 12:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.36 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.37 ft at 1:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.39 ft at 1:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.42 ft at 1:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.44 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.46 ft at 2:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.47 ft at 2:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.5 ft at 2:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.51 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.53 ft at 3:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.54 ft at 3:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.53 ft at 3:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.57 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.58 ft at 4:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.59 ft at 4:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.56 ft at 4:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.62 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.63 ft at 5:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.64 ft at 5:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.65 ft at 5:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.65 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.66 ft at 6:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.67 ft at 6:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.68 ft at 6:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.67 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.69 ft at 7:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.69 ft at 7:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.69 ft at 7:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.69 ft at 8:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.67 ft at 8:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.71 ft at 8:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.67 ft at 8:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.7 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.69 ft at 9:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.69 ft at 9:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.71 ft at 9:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.68 ft at 10:00AM Nov 26, 2020Highest Observation: 7.72 ft at 10:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.69 ft at 10:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.7 ft at 10:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.71 ft at 11:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.7 ft at 11:15AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.7 ft at 11:30AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.67 ft at 11:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.65 ft at 12:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.68 ft at 12:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.66 ft at 12:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.66 ft at 12:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.67 ft at 1:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.55 ft at 8:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.54 ft at 8:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.54 ft at 8:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.53 ft at 9:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.52 ft at 9:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.52 ft at 9:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.51 ft at 9:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.51 ft at 10:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.5 ft at 10:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.5 ft at 10:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.49 ft at 10:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.48 ft at 11:00PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.48 ft at 11:15PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.47 ft at 11:30PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.47 ft at 11:45PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.47 ft at 12:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.46 ft at 12:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.46 ft at 12:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.45 ft at 12:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.45 ft at 1:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.44 ft at 1:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.44 ft at 1:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.44 ft at 1:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.43 ft at 2:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.43 ft at 2:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.42 ft at 2:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.42 ft at 2:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.41 ft at 3:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.41 ft at 3:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 3:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 3:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 4:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.39 ft at 4:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.39 ft at 4:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.39 ft at 4:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.38 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.38 ft at 5:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.37 ft at 5:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.37 ft at 5:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.37 ft at 6:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.36 ft at 6:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.35 ft at 6:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.35 ft at 6:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.35 ft at 7:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.35 ft at 7:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.34 ft at 7:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.34 ft at 7:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.34 ft at 8:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.33 ft at 8:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.33 ft at 8:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.33 ft at 8:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.32 ft at 9:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.32 ft at 9:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.32 ft at 9:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.31 ft at 9:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.31 ft at 10:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.31 ft at 10:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.3 ft at 10:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.3 ft at 10:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.29 ft at 11:00AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.29 ft at 11:15AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.29 ft at 11:30AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.27 ft at 11:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.28 ft at 12:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.27 ft at 12:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.27 ft at 12:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.26 ft at 12:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.25 ft at 1:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.23 ft at 1:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.26 ft at 1:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.25 ft at 2:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.24 ft at 2:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.21 ft at 2:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.2 ft at 2:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.24 ft at 3:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.24 ft at 3:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.23 ft at 4:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.23 ft at 4:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.22 ft at 4:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.22 ft at 4:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.22 ft at 5:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.22 ft at 5:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.21 ft at 5:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.21 ft at 5:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.21 ft at 6:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.18 ft at 8:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.18 ft at 8:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.18 ft at 8:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.18 ft at 8:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.18 ft at 9:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.17 ft at 9:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.17 ft at 9:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.17 ft at 9:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.17 ft at 10:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.17 ft at 10:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.16 ft at 10:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.16 ft at 10:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.16 ft at 11:00PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.16 ft at 11:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.16 ft at 11:30PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.15 ft at 11:45PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.15 ft at 12:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.15 ft at 12:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.15 ft at 12:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.15 ft at 12:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.14 ft at 1:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.14 ft at 1:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.14 ft at 1:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.13 ft at 1:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.13 ft at 2:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.13 ft at 2:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.13 ft at 2:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.12 ft at 2:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.12 ft at 3:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.12 ft at 3:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.12 ft at 3:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.11 ft at 3:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.11 ft at 4:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.11 ft at 4:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.11 ft at 4:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.11 ft at 4:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.1 ft at 5:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.1 ft at 5:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.1 ft at 5:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.09 ft at 5:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.1 ft at 6:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.09 ft at 6:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.09 ft at 6:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.09 ft at 6:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 7:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 7:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 7:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 7:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 8:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.07 ft at 8:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.07 ft at 8:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.06 ft at 8:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.06 ft at 9:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.06 ft at 9:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.06 ft at 9:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.05 ft at 9:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.05 ft at 10:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.05 ft at 10:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.05 ft at 10:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.03 ft at 10:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.05 ft at 11:00AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 11:15AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 11:30AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.04 ft at 11:45AM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.02 ft at 12:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 12:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.05 ft at 12:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.99 ft at 1:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 1:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.99 ft at 1:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 2:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.98 ft at 2:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 2:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 2:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 3:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.02 ft at 3:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.98 ft at 3:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 3:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.02 ft at 4:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.97 ft at 4:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 4:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 4:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 5:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.02 ft at 5:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 5:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 5:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 6:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 6:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 6:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7.01 ft at 6:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 7:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 7:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 7:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 7:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 8:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 8:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 8:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 8:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 9:00PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.99 ft at 9:15PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 9:30PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.99 ft at 9:45PM Nov 28, 2020Observed: 6.99 ft at 10:00PM Nov 28, 2020U.S. Geological SurveyMROI4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:05PM Nov 28, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.99 ft at 10:00 PM CST 28-Nov-2020. Flood Stage is 15 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 Iowa River at Marengo 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: 17
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 21.38 ft on 06/12/2008
(2) 20.36 ft on 05/31/2013
(3) 20.31 ft on 07/19/1993
(4) 19.96 ft on 07/02/2014
(5) 19.79 ft on 07/12/1969
(6) 19.40 ft on 03/19/1979
(7) 19.21 ft on 03/31/1960
(8) 19.14 ft on 09/06/2018 (P)
(9) 18.92 ft on 06/30/1998
(10) 18.83 ft on 03/17/2019 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.93 ft on 06/25/2020 (P)
(2) 17.63 ft on 06/11/2020 (P)
(3) 18.42 ft on 05/29/2019 (P)
(4) 18.83 ft on 03/17/2019 (P)
(5) 15.38 ft on 02/06/2019 (P)
(6) 18.76 ft on 10/10/2018 (P)
(7) 19.14 ft on 09/06/2018 (P)
(8) 17.95 ft on 01/20/2017
(9) 16.90 ft on 10/04/2016
(10) 18.31 ft on 12/18/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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24.5 Water reaches the top of the levee at the invert at Highway V66.
23.7 Water reaches the top of the levee invert on the west side of Marengo.
22 Water approaches the top of the levee on the south bank at Marengo.
20.9 Water reaches the bottom of the Highway V66 bridge.
19.5 Water affects the Whirlpool Corporation parking lot and southeast exterior of the plant in Middle Amana.
19 Major Flood Stage. Homes west of Marengo are affected by floodwaters. Significant flooding of agricultural land.
18 Water breaches the mill race dikes near Middle Amana.
17 Moderate Flood Stage. Extensive inundation of agricultural land.
16 Flood Stage. Water affects agricultural land along the river. Water is several feet deep in places.
15 Water reaches the bottom of the levee surrounding Marengo. Water affects low lying agricultural land along the river
14 Low lying agricultural land and pastureland along the river upstream of Marengo is affected.
11 Water affects the lowest agricultural land along the river.
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Latitude: 41.812778° N, Longitude: 92.064722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 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 29 720.52 ft 734.52 ft 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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