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Platte River at Maxwell Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.55 ft at 1:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.54 ft at 1:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.54 ft at 1:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.54 ft at 1:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.54 ft at 2:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.54 ft at 2:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.54 ft at 2:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 2:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 3:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 3:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 3:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 3:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.54 ft at 4:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 4:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 4:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.55 ft at 4:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 5:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 5:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 7:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 7:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 9:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 9:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:15AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 11:00AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 11:15AM Feb 25, 2020Highest Observation: 5.63 ft at 11:30AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 11:45AM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 12:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 1:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 5:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 5:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 5:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 6:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 7:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 7:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 10:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:00PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 11:15PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:30PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:45PM Feb 25, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 2:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 2:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 3:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 5:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 5:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 7:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 7:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 7:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 10:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 11:00AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:15AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:30AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:45AM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 5:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 6:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 7:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:00PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:15PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:30PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:45PM Feb 26, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.58 ft at 12:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 6:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 8:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:00AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:15AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:30AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:45AM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 12:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 3:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 3:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 3:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 4:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 4:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 4:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 4:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 5:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 5:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 5:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 7:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.62 ft at 7:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.61 ft at 10:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 10:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:00PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:15PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:30PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.59 ft at 11:45PM Feb 27, 2020Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:00AM Feb 28, 2020Nebraska Department of Natural ResourcesMXWN1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:53AM Feb 28, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.6 ft at 12:00 AM CST 28-Feb-2020. Flood Stage is 9 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Platte River at Maxwell. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 10.79 ft on 09/23/2013
(2) 10.40 ft on 06/20/2015
(3) 9.25 ft on 06/01/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.21 ft on 05/05/2018
(2) 7.29 ft on 06/02/2017
(3) 9.25 ft on 06/01/2016
(4) 10.40 ft on 06/20/2015
(5) 9.08 ft on 06/10/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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12 Major flood stage. Water may approach the 56D Link which is the road between Interstate 80 and Maxwell.
10.5 Access to homes along the Platte River may be cutoff.
10 Moderate flood stage. Water may cover portions of West Island Road and Old Military Road south and west of Maxwell.
9 Minor flood stage. Flooding of agricultural land along the river may occur.
Photos
(1) Looking downstream from the highway bridge. Photo taken 7/9/2019 at a gage height of 5.8 ft.
(2) Looking downstream from the highway bridge. Photo taken 7/9/2019 at a gage height of 5.8 ft.
(3) Gage house and river. Photo taken 7/9/2019 at a gage height of 5.8 ft.
(4) Looking upstream from the highway bridge. Photo taken 7/9/2019 at a gage height of 5.8 ft.
(5) Looking upstream from the highway bridge. Photo taken 7/9/2019 at a gage height of 5.8 ft.
(6) Looking upstream from the highway bridge of one of the additional channels. Photo taken 7/9/2019 at
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Latitude: 41.061820° N, Longitude: 100.525000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 9 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
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 Not Available Not Available  
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North Platte Weather Forecast Office
5250 E. Lee Bird Drive
North Platte, NE 69101
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