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Brush Creek at Ward Parkway - Kansas City Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 35.46 ft at 5:30AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 5:45AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:00AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:15AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:30AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:45AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 7:00AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 7:15AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 7:30AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 7:45AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:00AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:15AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:30AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:45AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 9:00AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 9:15AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 9:30AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 9:45AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 10:00AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 10:15AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 10:30AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 10:45AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 11:00AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 11:15AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 11:30AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 11:45AM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 12:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 12:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 12:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 12:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 1:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 1:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 1:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 1:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 2:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 2:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 2:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 2:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 3:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 3:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 3:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 3:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 4:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 4:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 4:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 4:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 6:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 6:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 6:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 6:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 7:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 7:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 7:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 7:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 8:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 8:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 8:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 8:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 9:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 9:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 9:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 9:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 10:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 10:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 10:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 10:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 11:00PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 11:15PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 11:30PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 11:45PM Jun 25, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 12:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 12:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 12:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 12:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 1:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 1:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 1:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 1:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 2:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 2:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 2:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 2:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 3:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 3:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 3:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 3:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 4:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 4:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 4:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 4:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.44 ft at 5:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 6:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 6:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 6:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 7:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 7:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 7:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 7:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 8:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 9:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 9:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 9:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 9:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 10:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 10:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 10:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 10:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 11:00AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 11:15AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 11:30AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 11:45AM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 12:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 12:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 12:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 12:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 1:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.54 ft at 1:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.78 ft at 1:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.9 ft at 1:45PM Jun 26, 2017Highest Observation: 35.92 ft at 2:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.89 ft at 2:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.88 ft at 2:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.86 ft at 2:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.84 ft at 3:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.82 ft at 3:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.8 ft at 3:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.79 ft at 3:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.77 ft at 4:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.76 ft at 4:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.74 ft at 4:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.72 ft at 4:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.71 ft at 5:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.7 ft at 5:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.69 ft at 5:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.69 ft at 5:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.68 ft at 6:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.67 ft at 6:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.66 ft at 6:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.66 ft at 6:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.65 ft at 7:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.63 ft at 7:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.63 ft at 7:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.63 ft at 7:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.62 ft at 8:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.61 ft at 8:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.6 ft at 8:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.59 ft at 8:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.59 ft at 9:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.57 ft at 9:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.58 ft at 9:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.58 ft at 9:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.57 ft at 10:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.57 ft at 10:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.56 ft at 10:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.56 ft at 10:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.55 ft at 11:00PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.55 ft at 11:15PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.54 ft at 11:30PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.55 ft at 11:45PM Jun 26, 2017Observed: 35.55 ft at 12:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.54 ft at 12:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.54 ft at 12:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.53 ft at 12:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.53 ft at 1:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.52 ft at 1:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.53 ft at 1:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.52 ft at 1:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.53 ft at 2:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.52 ft at 2:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.52 ft at 2:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.51 ft at 2:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.51 ft at 3:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.51 ft at 3:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 3:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.51 ft at 3:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 4:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 4:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.51 ft at 4:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 4:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 5:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 5:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 5:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 5:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 6:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 6:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.5 ft at 6:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 6:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 7:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 7:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 7:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 7:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 8:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 8:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 8:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 8:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 9:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 9:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 9:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 9:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 10:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 10:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 10:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 10:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 11:00AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 11:15AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 11:30AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.49 ft at 11:45AM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 12:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 12:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 12:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 12:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 1:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 1:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 1:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 1:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 2:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 2:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 2:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 2:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 3:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 3:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 3:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 3:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 4:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 4:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 4:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 4:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 5:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 5:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.45 ft at 5:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 5:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 6:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 6:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 7:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 7:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 7:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 7:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 8:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 8:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 8:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 8:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 9:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 9:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 9:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 9:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 10:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 10:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 10:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 10:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 11:00PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 11:15PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 11:30PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 11:45PM Jun 27, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 12:00AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 12:15AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 12:30AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.48 ft at 12:45AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 1:00AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 1:15AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 1:30AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 1:45AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 2:00AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 2:15AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.46 ft at 2:30AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 2:45AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 3:00AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 3:15AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 3:30AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 3:45AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 4:00AM Jun 28, 2017Observed: 35.47 ft at 4:15AM Jun 28, 2017KWPM7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:17AM Jun 28, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 35.47 ft at 4:15 AM CDT 28-Jun-2017. Flood Stage is 47 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading may be affected by ice during freezing weather from November to April.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Brush Creek at Ward Parkway - Kansas City 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: 50
Moderate Flood Stage: 48
Flood Stage: 47
Action Stage: 40
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 53.00 ft on 09/12/1977
(2) 50.14 ft on 10/04/1998
(3) 47.09 ft on 08/26/2016

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 47.09 ft on 08/26/2016
(2) 50.14 ft on 10/04/1998
(3) 53.00 ft on 09/12/1977

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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54.3 Flood waters reach the Pembroke High School gymnasium. Many other roads, bridges, homes, and businesses along the creek are flooded.
52 Flooding begins to threaten life and propery at Main and Brookside, Rockhill Road, and Elmwood Avenue.
50 Water overtops the Ward Parkway bridge. Ward Parkway and Shawnee Mission Parkway near the Ward Parkway bridge are under water. In addition, other bridges and roads upstream and downstream of the Plaza Federal Flood Control Project are flooded.
48 Ward Parkway and Shawnee Mission Parkway near the Ward Parkway bridge are flooded. In addition, the area along the creek between Belleview Avenue and Rockwell begins to flood.
47 Ward Parkway and Shawnee Mission Parkway near the Ward Parkway bridge are flooded.
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Latitude: 39.033333° N, Longitude: 94.605278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 47 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 29 800 ft 847 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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