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Waterman Creek near Sutherland Stage (ft)Observed: 1232.12 ft at 6:00PM Dec 04, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 7:00PM Dec 04, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 8:00PM Dec 04, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 9:00PM Dec 04, 2019Highest Observation: 1232.17 ft at 10:00PM Dec 04, 2019Observed: 1232.16 ft at 11:00PM Dec 04, 2019Highest Observation: 1232.17 ft at 12:00AM Dec 05, 2019Highest Observation: 1232.17 ft at 1:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 2:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 3:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.16 ft at 4:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 5:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 6:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 7:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 8:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 9:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.01 ft at 10:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.04 ft at 11:00AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 12:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.01 ft at 1:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1231.98 ft at 2:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1231.95 ft at 3:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.01 ft at 4:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 5:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 6:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 7:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 8:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 9:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 10:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 11:00PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1232.11 ft at 12:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 1:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 2:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 3:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 4:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 5:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 6:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.11 ft at 7:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 8:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.11 ft at 9:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 10:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1231.92 ft at 11:00AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1231.86 ft at 12:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1231.84 ft at 1:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1231.82 ft at 2:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1231.89 ft at 3:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1231.91 ft at 4:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 5:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.04 ft at 6:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.06 ft at 7:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 8:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 9:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 10:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 11:00PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 12:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.11 ft at 1:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 2:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 3:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 4:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 5:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 6:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 7:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.16 ft at 8:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 9:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.15 ft at 10:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.16 ft at 11:00AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 12:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.05 ft at 1:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.04 ft at 2:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1231.99 ft at 3:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232 ft at 4:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 5:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 6:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 7:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 8:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 9:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 10:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 11:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 12:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 1:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 2:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 3:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 4:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 5:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.05 ft at 6:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 7:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 8:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 9:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 10:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.05 ft at 11:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.01 ft at 12:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1231.93 ft at 1:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1231.93 ft at 2:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1231.94 ft at 3:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1231.97 ft at 4:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.06 ft at 5:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.06 ft at 6:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 7:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 8:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 9:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 10:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 11:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 12:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 1:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.06 ft at 2:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 3:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 4:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.05 ft at 5:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 6:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.01 ft at 7:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 8:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 9:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.99 ft at 10:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.93 ft at 12:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.9 ft at 1:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.89 ft at 2:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.91 ft at 3:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.92 ft at 4:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 5:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.04 ft at 6:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 7:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.95 ft at 8:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.92 ft at 9:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.87 ft at 10:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.87 ft at 11:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1231.83 ft at 12:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.82 ft at 1:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.81 ft at 2:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.8 ft at 3:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.82 ft at 4:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.76 ft at 5:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.74 ft at 6:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.76 ft at 7:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.74 ft at 8:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.74 ft at 9:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.66 ft at 10:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.64 ft at 11:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.66 ft at 12:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.67 ft at 1:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.73 ft at 2:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.77 ft at 3:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.85 ft at 4:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.94 ft at 5:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1231.97 ft at 6:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1232.06 ft at 7:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 8:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 9:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 10:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 11:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 12:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.11 ft at 1:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 2:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 3:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 4:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.07 ft at 5:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.09 ft at 6:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.04 ft at 7:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 8:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.9 ft at 9:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.78 ft at 10:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.7 ft at 11:00AM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.73 ft at 12:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.76 ft at 1:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.8 ft at 2:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.88 ft at 3:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 4:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 5:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.05 ft at 6:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 7:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 8:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.01 ft at 9:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 10:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1232 ft at 11:00PM Dec 11, 2019Observed: 1231.98 ft at 12:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.97 ft at 1:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.97 ft at 2:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.94 ft at 3:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 4:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 5:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.99 ft at 6:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 7:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 8:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 9:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1231.95 ft at 10:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232 ft at 11:00AM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.05 ft at 12:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 1:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.11 ft at 2:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.12 ft at 3:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 4:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 5:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.13 ft at 6:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 7:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.06 ft at 8:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.06 ft at 9:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.04 ft at 10:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 11:00PM Dec 12, 2019Observed: 1232.01 ft at 12:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.99 ft at 1:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.99 ft at 2:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.99 ft at 3:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 4:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.97 ft at 5:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 6:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.96 ft at 7:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.97 ft at 8:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.95 ft at 9:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.93 ft at 10:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.88 ft at 11:00AM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1231.92 ft at 12:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 1:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.16 ft at 2:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.16 ft at 3:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.14 ft at 4:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 5:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.11 ft at 6:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.1 ft at 7:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 8:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 9:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.08 ft at 10:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.05 ft at 11:00PM Dec 13, 2019Observed: 1232.03 ft at 12:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 1232.02 ft at 1:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 1232 ft at 2:00AM Dec 14, 2019Observed: 1231.99 ft at 3:00AM Dec 14, 2019SWCI4(plotting HGIRP) Graph Created (4:03AM Dec 14, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 1231.99 ft at 3:00 AM CST 14-Dec-2019. Flood Stage is 1235 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: 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: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Waterman Creek near Sutherland. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 1241
Moderate Flood Stage: 1239
Flood Stage: 1235
Action Stage: 1233
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 1,242.20 ft on 09/20/2018
(2) 1,239.83 ft on 03/14/2019 (P)
(3) 1,235.50 ft on 07/01/2018

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 1,239.83 ft on 03/14/2019 (P)
(2) 1,242.20 ft on 09/20/2018
(3) 1,235.50 ft on 07/01/2018

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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1241 470th Street will begin flooding.
1239 Significant flooding of crop land begins.
1235 Ditches fill and minor lowland flooding begins.
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Latitude: 42.967774° N, Longitude: 95.425321° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 1235 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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