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Snake River (NW MN) at Alvarado Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 97.3 ft at 5:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.3 ft at 6:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 6:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 6:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 6:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.27 ft at 7:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 7:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 7:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 7:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 8:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 8:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 8:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 8:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 9:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 9:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 9:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.27 ft at 9:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 10:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 10:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.3 ft at 10:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.3 ft at 10:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.31 ft at 11:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 11:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 11:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 11:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 12:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 12:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 12:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 12:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 1:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 1:15AM Apr 10, 2024Highest Observation: 97.33 ft at 1:30AM Apr 10, 2024Highest Observation: 97.33 ft at 1:45AM Apr 10, 2024Highest Observation: 97.33 ft at 2:00AM Apr 10, 2024Highest Observation: 97.33 ft at 2:15AM Apr 10, 2024Highest Observation: 97.33 ft at 2:30AM Apr 10, 2024Highest Observation: 97.33 ft at 2:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 3:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 3:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 3:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 3:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 4:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 4:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.32 ft at 4:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.31 ft at 4:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.31 ft at 5:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.3 ft at 5:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.3 ft at 5:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 5:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 6:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 6:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 6:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 6:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 7:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.29 ft at 7:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 7:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 7:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 8:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 8:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 8:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 8:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 9:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 9:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 9:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.28 ft at 9:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.27 ft at 10:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 10:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.27 ft at 10:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 10:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 11:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 11:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 11:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 11:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 12:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 12:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 12:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 12:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 1:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 1:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 1:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 1:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 2:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 2:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 2:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 2:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 3:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 3:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 3:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 3:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 4:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 4:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 4:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 4:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 5:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 5:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 5:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 5:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 6:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 6:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 6:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 6:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 7:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 7:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 7:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 7:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 8:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 8:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 8:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 8:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 9:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 9:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 9:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 9:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 10:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 10:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 10:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 10:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 11:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 11:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 11:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 11:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 12:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 12:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 12:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 12:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 1:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 1:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 1:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 1:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 2:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 2:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 2:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 2:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 3:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 3:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 3:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 3:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 4:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 4:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.26 ft at 4:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 4:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 5:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 5:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 5:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 5:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 6:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 6:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 6:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 6:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 7:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 7:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 7:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 7:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 8:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 8:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 8:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 8:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 9:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 9:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 9:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 9:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 10:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 10:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 10:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 10:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 11:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 11:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 11:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 11:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 12:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.21 ft at 12:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 12:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 12:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 1:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.19 ft at 1:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 1:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.19 ft at 1:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.18 ft at 2:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 2:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 2:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.25 ft at 2:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 3:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.24 ft at 3:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 3:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 3:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.23 ft at 4:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 4:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.22 ft at 4:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 5:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.2 ft at 6:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.19 ft at 6:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.19 ft at 6:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.18 ft at 6:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.18 ft at 7:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.17 ft at 7:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.17 ft at 7:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.16 ft at 7:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.16 ft at 8:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.16 ft at 8:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.16 ft at 8:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.15 ft at 8:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.15 ft at 9:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.15 ft at 9:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.14 ft at 9:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.14 ft at 9:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.14 ft at 10:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.14 ft at 10:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.14 ft at 10:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.14 ft at 10:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.13 ft at 11:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.13 ft at 11:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.13 ft at 11:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.12 ft at 11:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 97.12 ft at 12:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.12 ft at 12:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.12 ft at 12:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.12 ft at 12:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.12 ft at 1:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 1:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 1:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 1:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 2:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 2:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 2:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 2:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 3:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 3:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 3:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 3:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 4:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 4:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.11 ft at 4:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 4:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 5:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 5:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 5:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 5:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.1 ft at 6:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.09 ft at 6:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.09 ft at 6:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.09 ft at 6:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.08 ft at 7:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.08 ft at 7:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.07 ft at 7:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.07 ft at 7:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.06 ft at 8:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.05 ft at 8:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.05 ft at 8:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.04 ft at 8:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.04 ft at 9:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.03 ft at 9:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.02 ft at 9:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97.01 ft at 9:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 97 ft at 10:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.99 ft at 10:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.98 ft at 10:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.98 ft at 10:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.96 ft at 11:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.95 ft at 11:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.94 ft at 11:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.93 ft at 11:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.93 ft at 12:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.92 ft at 12:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.91 ft at 12:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.9 ft at 12:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.9 ft at 1:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.9 ft at 1:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.9 ft at 1:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.9 ft at 1:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.91 ft at 2:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.91 ft at 2:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.92 ft at 2:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.92 ft at 2:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.93 ft at 3:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.93 ft at 3:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.94 ft at 3:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.94 ft at 3:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.95 ft at 4:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.95 ft at 4:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 96.96 ft at 4:30PM Apr 12, 2024Minnesota DNRALVM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:34PM Apr 12, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 96.96 ft at 4:30 PM CDT 12-Apr-2024. Flood Stage is 106 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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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 for the Snake River (NW MN) at Alvarado 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: 110
Moderate Flood Stage: 108
Flood Stage: 106
Action Stage: 105
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 110.88 ft on 04/20/1997
(2) 110.84 ft on 04/20/1979
(3) 110.75 ft on 04/04/2006
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 109.85 ft on 05/15/2022 (P)
(2) 101.14 ft on 05/20/2021 (P)
(3) 110.05 ft on 04/11/2020 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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116 Water level reaches First Avenue.
114.6 Top of the levee elevation at gage (814.84 ft).
114 Water level reaches Highway 1.
113 Highway 220 is overtopped south of Alvarado. Sandbagging begins on South Road.
112.5 Water levels reach East Railroad.
112 Water levels reach West Railroad.
111 Flooding begins in unprotected areas of Alvarado.
110 MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. Flooding between Hwy 1 and railroad grade due to backwater. Inspections of the dike begin.
108 MODERATE FLOOD STAGE. Overland flooding of local agricultural land.
106 MINOR FLOOD STAGE. Storm sewer flood gates are closed.
105 ACTION STAGE/FORECAST SERVICE STAGE.
104 Gatewell "B" elevation (804.24 ft).
103 Gatewell "A" elevation (803.24 ft).
93.36 Channel bottom (793.6 ft).
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Latitude: 48.195000° N, Longitude: 97.005556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 106 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 700.00 ft 806.00 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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