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Nippersink Creek at Wonder Lake Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 5.19 ft at 11:45AM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.19 ft at 1:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 1:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.19 ft at 1:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 2:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 3:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 4:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 4:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 5:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 5:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 5:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.15 ft at 6:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 7:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 7:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.15 ft at 8:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.15 ft at 8:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.15 ft at 8:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 8:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 11:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 11:15PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 11:30PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:45PM May 23, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 1:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 1:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 1:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 1:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 3:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 10:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:15AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:30AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:45AM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 12:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 1:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 1:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 1:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 3:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 3:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 6:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.14 ft at 7:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 7:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.17 ft at 9:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.19 ft at 9:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.21 ft at 10:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.23 ft at 10:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.26 ft at 11:00PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:15PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.28 ft at 11:30PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.27 ft at 11:45PM May 24, 2024Observed: 5.28 ft at 12:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.3 ft at 12:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.31 ft at 12:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.34 ft at 12:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 1:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.41 ft at 1:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.44 ft at 1:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.47 ft at 1:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 2:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 2:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 2:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 2:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 3:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 3:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.52 ft at 3:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.52 ft at 3:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 4:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 4:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 6:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 6:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 6:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 6:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 7:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 7:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.54 ft at 7:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.55 ft at 7:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.57 ft at 8:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.61 ft at 9:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.62 ft at 9:30AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.62 ft at 9:45AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.62 ft at 10:15AM May 25, 2024Highest Observation: 5.63 ft at 10:30AM May 25, 2024Highest Observation: 5.63 ft at 10:45AM May 25, 2024Highest Observation: 5.63 ft at 11:00AM May 25, 2024Highest Observation: 5.63 ft at 11:15AM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.62 ft at 11:30AM May 25, 2024Highest Observation: 5.63 ft at 11:45AM May 25, 2024Highest Observation: 5.63 ft at 12:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.62 ft at 12:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.62 ft at 12:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.61 ft at 12:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.6 ft at 2:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.59 ft at 2:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.59 ft at 3:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.58 ft at 3:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.57 ft at 4:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.57 ft at 4:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.57 ft at 4:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.56 ft at 4:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.55 ft at 5:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.56 ft at 5:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.55 ft at 5:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.55 ft at 5:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.54 ft at 6:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.54 ft at 6:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 6:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 6:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 7:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.53 ft at 7:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 7:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 7:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 8:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 8:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.51 ft at 8:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 8:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.5 ft at 9:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.49 ft at 9:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.48 ft at 9:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.48 ft at 9:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.48 ft at 10:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.48 ft at 10:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.47 ft at 10:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.47 ft at 10:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.47 ft at 11:00PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.46 ft at 11:15PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.46 ft at 11:30PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.45 ft at 11:45PM May 25, 2024Observed: 5.45 ft at 12:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.45 ft at 12:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.44 ft at 12:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.44 ft at 12:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.43 ft at 1:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.43 ft at 1:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.43 ft at 1:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.43 ft at 2:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.42 ft at 2:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.42 ft at 2:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.41 ft at 2:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.41 ft at 3:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.41 ft at 3:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.41 ft at 3:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.4 ft at 3:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.4 ft at 4:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.4 ft at 4:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.39 ft at 5:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.38 ft at 5:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.39 ft at 5:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.38 ft at 5:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.38 ft at 6:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.38 ft at 6:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.38 ft at 6:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.38 ft at 6:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.38 ft at 7:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.37 ft at 7:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.37 ft at 7:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.37 ft at 7:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 8:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 8:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 8:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 8:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 9:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 9:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 9:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 9:45AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 10:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 10:15AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.37 ft at 10:30AM May 26, 2024Observed: 5.36 ft at 10:45AM May 26, 2024USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWNNI2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:40AM May 26, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.36 ft at 10:45 AM CDT 26-May-2024. Flood Stage is 9 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Nippersink Creek at Wonder Lake. 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: 13
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 8.5
Low Stage (in feet): 4.7

Historic Crests
(1) 14.30 ft on 06/11/1967
(2) 11.63 ft on 06/13/1999
(3) 11.16 ft on 09/13/2019
(4) 10.89 ft on 06/13/2000
(5) 9.92 ft on 04/18/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.67 ft on 08/30/2020
(2) 9.48 ft on 05/17/2020
(3) 11.16 ft on 09/13/2019
(4) 9.67 ft on 02/20/2018
(5) 8.01 ft on 07/22/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 4.48 ft on 08/08/2021
(2) 4.60 ft on 09/07/2016
(3) 4.61 ft on 09/20/2012
(4) 4.70 ft on 10/17/2020
(5) 4.86 ft on 09/20/1994
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16 Wonder Lake Road threatened along Wonder Lake.
15 Numerous sections of West Lake Shore Drive, East Lake Shore Drive, and nearby side streets threatened in Wonder Lake. Greenwood Road threatened near the creek in Greenwood.
14 Water may near the top of Wonder Lake Dam. Numerous residences threatened along Wonder Lake.
13.5 A few residences threatened along West Lake Shore Drive near Sunset Drive and near Nundra Drive in Wonder Lake. A few residences threatened along East Lake Shore Drive near Deep Spring Road in Wonder Lake. Thompson Road threatened near the creek in Wonder Lake.
13 A few residences threatened along West Lake Shore Drive and Westwood Drive in Wonder Lake. West Lake Shore Drive threatened near Sunset Drive and Nundra Drive in Wonder Lake. East Lake Shore Drive threatened near Nantucket Drive in Wonder Lake.
12.5 East Lakeshore Drive threatened near Lakeview Drive in Wonder Lake.
11 A few low-lying residences threatened along East Lake Shore Drive near Nantucket Drive in Wonder Lake.
9 Water overtops low-lying banks along Wonder Lake. Low-lying portions of Jacobson Park threatened in Wonder Lake.
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4.6 River reaches crest elevation of Wonder Lake Dam. River nears zero flow.
4.7 Approximate stage of the 1-in-10 annual chance flow (7-day average).
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Latitude: 42.385300° N, Longitude: 88.369400° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 9 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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