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Elkhorn River near Atkinson Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 12:30AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 12:45AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 1:00AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 1:15AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 1:30AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 1:45AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 2:00AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 2:15AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 2:30AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 2:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 3:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 3:15AM May 17, 2024Highest Observation: 3.32 ft at 3:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 3:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 4:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 4:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 4:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 4:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 5:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 5:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 7:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 7:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 7:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 8:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 8:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 8:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 10:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:15AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:30AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:45AM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 12:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 12:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 12:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 12:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 3:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.3 ft at 3:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 3:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 3:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 5:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 8:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 9:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.26 ft at 10:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:00PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:15PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:30PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:45PM May 17, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.25 ft at 2:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 2:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 3:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.24 ft at 5:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 5:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 5:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 6:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 6:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 6:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 7:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 7:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 7:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 7:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.23 ft at 8:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 8:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 8:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 9:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 9:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 9:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 9:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.22 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 11:15AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 11:30AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 11:45AM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 12:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 12:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 12:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 12:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 1:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.21 ft at 2:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 2:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 2:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 2:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 3:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 3:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 3:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 4:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 4:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 4:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 4:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 6:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 6:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 8:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 10:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 10:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 10:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 10:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 11:00PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 11:15PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.18 ft at 11:30PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 11:45PM May 18, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 12:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 12:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 12:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 12:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.17 ft at 3:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 4:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.16 ft at 6:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 6:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 9:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:15AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:30AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:45AM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 12:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 1:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 2:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 5:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:45PM May 19, 2024ATNN1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:24AM May 20, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.14 ft at 11:45 PM CDT 19-May-2024. Flood Stage is 7.5 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Elkhorn River near Atkinson. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 10
Moderate Flood Stage: 9
Flood Stage: 7.5
Action Stage: 6
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 10.27 ft on 06/14/2010
(2) 9.27 ft on 05/29/1995
(3) 9.10 ft on 03/16/2019
(4) 8.83 ft on 06/22/2011
(5) 8.66 ft on 05/05/1999
(6) 8.46 ft on 07/14/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.21 ft on 05/01/2022
(2) 5.72 ft on 03/20/2021
(3) 9.10 ft on 03/16/2019
(4) 6.50 ft on 04/19/2018
(5) 6.15 ft on 05/22/2017
(6) 8.12 ft on 05/10/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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10 Water may begin to cover county road 479 Avenue between Elkorn River and Highway 20.
9.5 Water may begin to approach county road 479 Avenue between Elkhorn River and Highway 20.
9 Moderate flooding of agricultural and pasture land along Elkorn River.
7.5 Minor flooding along the Elkhorn River. Pasture land along the river will be flooded.
6 Low lying areas along the Elkhorn River begin to flood.
Photos
(1) Gage house on the downstream side of the river
(2) Looking downstream
(3) Looking upstream
(4) Upstream side of the bridge
(5) Downstream view of the left bank
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Latitude: 42.486550° N, Longitude: 98.912080° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 7.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
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NAVD88 2044.224 2051.724 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
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