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Blue River at Bannister Road Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:00AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:15AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:30AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:45AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:00AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:15AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:30AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:45AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:00AM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:15AM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 11:30AM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 11:45AM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 12:00PM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 12:15PM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 12:30PM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 12:45PM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 1:00PM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 1:15PM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 1:30PM Oct 18, 2017Highest Observation: 4.17 ft at 1:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 2:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 2:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 2:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 2:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.15 ft at 3:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.16 ft at 3:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.15 ft at 3:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 4:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 6:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 7:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 7:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 7:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 7:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 8:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 8:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 8:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 8:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 9:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 9:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 9:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 9:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 10:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 10:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 10:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 10:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 11:00PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 11:15PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:30PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:45PM Oct 18, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 12:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.14 ft at 5:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 8:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:00AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:15AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:30AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:45AM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 12:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 1:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 2:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 2:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 3:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 4:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 5:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 5:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 6:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 6:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 7:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 7:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 7:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 7:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 8:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 8:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 8:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 8:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 10:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 10:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 10:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 10:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 11:00PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 11:15PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 11:30PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 11:45PM Oct 19, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 12:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 12:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 12:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 12:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 1:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 1:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 7:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 7:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 8:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 8:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 8:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 10:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:15AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:30AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 11:45AM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 12:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 1:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 1:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.11 ft at 2:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 2:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 3:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 4:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 4:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.09 ft at 4:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 5:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 6:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 6:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 6:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.05 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.05 ft at 7:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.05 ft at 7:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.04 ft at 7:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.04 ft at 8:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.04 ft at 8:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.03 ft at 8:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.03 ft at 8:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.02 ft at 9:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.02 ft at 9:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 9:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 9:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 10:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 10:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 10:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4 ft at 10:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4 ft at 11:15PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4 ft at 11:30PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4 ft at 11:45PM Oct 20, 2017Observed: 4 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 12:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4 ft at 12:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 12:45AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.01 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.02 ft at 1:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.03 ft at 1:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.03 ft at 1:45AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.04 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.05 ft at 2:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.05 ft at 2:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 2:45AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.06 ft at 3:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 3:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 3:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.07 ft at 3:45AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 4:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 4:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 4:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 4:45AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:45AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:45AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 7:15AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 7:30AM Oct 21, 2017Observed: 4.08 ft at 7:45AM Oct 21, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesKCCM7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:47AM Oct 21, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.08 ft at 7:45 AM CDT 21-Oct-2017. Flood Stage is 34 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 Blue River at Bannister Road are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Upstream Gauge - at Blue Ridge Blvd Ext Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at 71 Highway
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 42
Moderate Flood Stage: 40
Flood Stage: 34
Action Stage: 28
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 44.46 ft on 09/13/1961
(2) 42.20 ft on 08/22/2017
(3) 40.64 ft on 05/15/1990
(4) 39.00 ft on 11/17/1928
(5) 38.30 ft on 07/11/1951
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 42.20 ft on 08/22/2017
(2) 36.41 ft on 07/27/2017
(3) 36.67 ft on 06/14/2010
(4) 40.64 ft on 05/15/1990
(5) 37.30 ft on 06/09/1984
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 02/01/1940
(2) 0.00 ft on 09/01/1939
(3) 0.00 ft on 08/01/1946
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41 Water approaches the federal complex at bannister road.
38 Prospect Avenue and a few structures begin to flood along the left bank of the river.
34 Woodlands along the river are flooded. Water may also approach flood stage at 71 highway and other downstream locations.
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Latitude: 38.957222° N, Longitude: 94.558611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 34 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 29 753.73 ft 787.73 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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