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Yellow River (WI) at Babcock Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 12:45PM Nov 21, 2020Highest Observation: 2.94 ft at 1:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 1:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 1:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 1:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 2:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 2:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 2:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 2:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 3:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.93 ft at 3:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 3:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 3:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 5:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 5:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 5:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 5:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 6:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 6:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 7:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 7:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 7:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 7:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 8:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 8:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 8:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 8:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 9:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 9:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 9:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.89 ft at 9:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 10:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 10:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 10:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 10:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 11:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 11:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 11:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 11:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.88 ft at 12:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 12:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 1:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 1:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 1:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 1:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 2:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.86 ft at 3:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 4:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 4:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 4:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 4:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 5:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 5:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 5:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 5:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.85 ft at 6:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.84 ft at 7:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 7:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.83 ft at 7:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 11:00AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 11:15AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 11:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 11:45AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 12:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 12:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 12:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 12:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 1:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 1:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 1:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 1:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 2:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 2:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 2:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 2:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 3:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 4:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 4:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 4:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 4:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 5:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 5:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 5:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 5:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 6:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.78 ft at 7:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 8:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 10:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 11:00PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 11:15PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 11:30PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 11:45PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 12:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 12:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 12:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 12:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 1:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 1:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 1:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 1:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 3:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 3:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 3:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 3:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 4:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 4:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 4:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 4:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 5:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 6:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 6:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 6:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 6:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 7:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 7:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.72 ft at 7:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 7:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 8:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 8:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 9:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 9:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 10:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:15AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 11:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 11:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 12:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 12:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 12:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 1:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.69 ft at 1:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 1:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 1:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 3:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 3:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 3:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.68 ft at 4:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 4:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 5:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 6:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 6:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 6:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 7:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 7:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 7:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 8:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 8:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 8:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 8:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 9:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 9:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 11:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 11:15PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 11:30PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 11:45PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 12:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 12:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 12:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 12:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 1:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 3:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 3:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 3:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 4:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 4:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 4:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 4:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 5:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 5:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 5:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 5:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 6:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 6:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 6:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 6:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 7:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 7:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 7:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 7:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 9:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 10:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 10:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 10:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 10:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 11:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 11:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 11:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 11:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 12:00PM Nov 24, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBBCW3(plotting HGIRP) Graph Created (12:35PM Nov 24, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.62 ft at 12:00 PM CST 24-Nov-2020. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Yellow River (WI) at Babcock 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: 16.6
Moderate Flood Stage: 15.9
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 18.43 ft on 09/24/2010
(2) 17.38 ft on 04/02/1952
(3) 17.05 ft on 03/31/1967
(4) 16.03 ft on 03/27/1963
(5) 15.99 ft on 09/23/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.03 ft on 07/21/2019 (P)
(2) 13.89 ft on 05/18/2017 (P)
(3) 13.09 ft on 04/21/2017 (P)
(4) 15.64 ft on 02/22/2017 (P)
(5) 15.64 ft on 02/22/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.50 ft on 08/30/1985
(2) 1.60 ft on 09/20/1948
(3) 1.62 ft on 07/15/1983
(4) 1.68 ft on 08/11/2007
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18.43 Highway 80 is closed near Babcock. About a foot of water is covering the Highway 80 bridge over the river and most of the town of Babcock. Up to 6 inches of water covers a portion of the Ocean Spray Company .
17 Highway 80 is closed near the town of Babcock. Widespread wooded land along the river is flooded.
15.6 Floodwaters are near a couple of homes in the Babcock area near Highway 173.
14 Widespread flooding is occurring in wooded lowland and agricultural areas.
12 Flooding is confined mainly to agricultural...wooded lowland and marshes.
10 There is minor flooding to lowland and agricultural land. Flood stage is at 12 feet.
2 or about 1.5 feet below normal stage of 3.5 feet...submerged rocks and structures may become more hazardous to boaters over more sections of the river.
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(1) Upstream from the Babcock gage at 10.2 feet.
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Latitude: 44.302222° N, Longitude: 90.122500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 12 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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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 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 954.75 ft 966.75 ft  

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