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Walnut River at Augusta Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 7.04 ft at 6:00PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 7:00PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 8:00PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 9:00PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 10:00PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 11:00PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 2:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 3:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 5:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 6:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 7:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 9:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 10:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 11:00AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 1:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 2:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 3:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 5:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 6:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 7:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 8:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 9:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 10:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 11:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 12:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 2:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 3:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 5:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 6:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 7:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 9:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 10:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 11:00AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 2:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 3:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 5:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 6:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 7:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 9:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 10:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 11:00PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 12:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 2:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 3:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 5:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 6:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 7:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 9:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 10:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 11:00AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 2:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 3:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 5:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 6:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 7:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 8:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 9:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 10:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 11:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 12:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 2:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 3:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 5:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 6:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 7:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 8:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 9:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.04 ft at 10:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 11:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 12:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 2:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.02 ft at 3:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 4:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.03 ft at 5:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.02 ft at 6:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 6.99 ft at 7:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 8:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 9:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 10:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 11:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 12:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 1:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 2:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 3:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.96 ft at 4:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 5:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 6:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 7:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 8:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 9:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 10:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 11:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 12:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 1:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 2:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 3:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 4:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 5:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 6:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 7:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 8:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 9:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 10:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 11:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 6.96 ft at 12:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 1:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 2:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 3:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 4:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 5:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.96 ft at 6:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 7:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 8:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 9:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 10:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 11:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 12:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.96 ft at 1:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.96 ft at 2:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.96 ft at 3:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 6.97 ft at 4:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7 ft at 5:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.11 ft at 6:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.3 ft at 7:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 8:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.74 ft at 9:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.97 ft at 10:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 8.23 ft at 12:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.3 ft at 1:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.35 ft at 2:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.39 ft at 3:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.41 ft at 4:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.43 ft at 5:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.44 ft at 6:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.45 ft at 7:00AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:00AM Jul 20, 2019Highest Observation: 8.46 ft at 9:00AM Jul 20, 2019Highest Observation: 8.46 ft at 10:00AM Jul 20, 2019Highest Observation: 8.46 ft at 11:00AM Jul 20, 2019Highest Observation: 8.46 ft at 12:00PM Jul 20, 2019Highest Observation: 8.46 ft at 1:00PM Jul 20, 2019Highest Observation: 8.46 ft at 2:00PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.45 ft at 3:00PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 8.45 ft at 4:00PM Jul 20, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesAGAK1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:06PM Jul 20, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.45 ft at 4:00 PM CDT 20-Jul-2019. Flood Stage is 23 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past and future precipitation. Forecast stages may be different if forecast future rainfall does not occur.

Reliability of the Forecast: Forecast data shown here are guidance values only. Please refer to your local NWS office.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Walnut River at Augusta 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: 36
Moderate Flood Stage: 28
Flood Stage: 23
Action Stage: 21
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 36.35 ft on 06/05/1965
(2) 34.65 ft on 11/01/1998
(3) 33.75 ft on 06/30/1951
(4) 30.95 ft on 04/28/1969
(5) 30.95 ft on 04/18/1969
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 25.03 ft on 10/09/2018
(2) 26.49 ft on 09/10/2016
(3) 26.46 ft on 07/03/2016
(4) 23.18 ft on 06/10/2010
(5) 29.52 ft on 04/28/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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37 Flood waters will begin to spill over the concrete wall and earth dike which protects Augusta. Extensive agricultural flooding is expected. The city's water plant may become inundated with flood waters.
36 Major Stage. Water is at the top of the concrete wall and earth dike that protects the city of Augusta. At this stage, extensive agricultural areas will be flooded and substantial monetary losses will result if flooding occurs during the crop season.
30 North of Augusta, the railways will begin to flood.
29 Sandbag or close break in the dike at the Atchison Topeka and Sante Fe railroad south of town will commence.
28 Flooding of secondary roads as well as flooding of parts of the railroads south of Augusta will occur.
25 Secondary roads in the vicinity of Augusta begin to flood.
24 A narrow strip of about 80 feet on the right bank begins to overflow.
23 Expect flooding of low-lying areas and agricultural flooding.
16 A small strip of land on the left bank will begin to overflow.
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(1) Looking upstream, stage 5.63 ft
(2) Looking downstream, stage 5.63 ft
(3) Looking at DCP gage house on dike, right bank
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Latitude: 37.670556° N, Longitude: 96.980000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 23 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 1194.802 ft 1217.802 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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