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Rio Grande near Del Norte Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:15AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:30AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:45AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:00AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:15AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:30AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:45AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:00AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:15AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:16AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:30AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:31AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:45AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:46AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:00AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:15AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 11:30AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 11:45AM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 12:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:30PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 12:45PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 1:00PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 1:15PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 1:30PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 1:45PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 2:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 4:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 4:15PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 4:30PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 4:45PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 5:00PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 5:15PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 5:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 5:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 6:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 6:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 6:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 6:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 7:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 8:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 8:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 8:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 8:45PM Mar 30, 2020Highest Observation: 1.04 ft at 9:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:16PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:31PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:46PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:00PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:15PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:30PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:45PM Mar 30, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 1:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 2:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 2:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 2:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 2:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 4:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 4:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 4:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 5:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 6:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 7:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 7:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 7:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 7:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 9:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 9:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 11:00AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:15AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:30AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:45AM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 12:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 1:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 1:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 2:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 2:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 11:00PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:15PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 11:30PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 11:45PM Mar 31, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 2:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 2:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 2:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 2:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 3:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 3:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 4:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 4:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 4:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 4:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 5:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 5:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 5:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 5:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 6:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 6:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 6:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 6:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 8:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:16AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:31AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:46AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:00AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 11:15AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 11:30AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:45AM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 5:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 7:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 7:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 7:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 7:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 8:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 8:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 9:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 10:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 10:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 10:16PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:31PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:46PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 11:00PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 11:15PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 11:30PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 11:45PM Apr 01, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 12:00AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 12:15AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 12:30AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 12:45AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:00AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:15AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:30AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:45AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:00AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:15AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:30AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:45AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:00AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:15AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:30AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 3:45AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:00AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:15AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:30AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:45AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:00AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 5:15AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:30AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 5:45AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:00AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:15AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:30AM Apr 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:45AM Apr 02, 2020Colorado Division of Water ResourcesDNRC2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:04AM Apr 2, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.01 ft at 6:45 AM MDT 2-Apr-2020. Flood Stage is 5.5 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Rio Grande near Del Norte 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: 7.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 6.5
Flood Stage: 5.5
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 6.80 ft on 10/05/1911
(2) 6.40 ft on 06/29/1927
(3) 6.16 ft on 06/19/1949
(4) 6.10 ft on 06/13/1921
(5) 5.91 ft on 06/09/1985
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 4.53 ft on 05/29/2010
(2) 4.87 ft on 05/08/2009
(3) 4.92 ft on 05/21/2008
(4) 5.40 ft on 05/22/2005
(5) 5.33 ft on 06/02/1997
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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13.5 Major Flood. Water flows over Twin Mountain Bridge on Hanna Lane Road west of Del Norte.
13 Major Flood. Water reaches base of Highway 112 Bridge in Del Norte. Serious residential and commercial flooding occurs.
11 Major Flood. Flood waters reach base of bridge at 7 Mile Plaza. Serious residential and commercial flooding occurs
8 Major Flood. Serious flooding inundates homes near Del Norte Park. Water flows into lumber yard and warehouses 2 miles east of Del Norte. Water threatens the approaches to the Twin Mountain Bridge on Hanna Lane Road.
7.5 Major Flood. Water reaches base of Twin Mountain Bridge on Hanna Lane Road west of Del Norte.
7 Moderate Flood. Water flows into farm properties and homes west of Del Norte. Serious lowland and meadow flooding occurs.
6.5 Moderate Flood. Water flows over low spots in Hanna Lane Road west of Del Norte. Water threatens homes and RV park near Del Norte Park in Del Norte. Homes near First Street and the Oak Street Bridge on Colorado Highway 112 are threatened by high water.
6 Minor Flood. Considerable agricultural flooding occurs.
5.5 Minor Flood. The Del Norte Riverwalk Trail floods.
5 Action Stage. The river is bankfull near Del Norte
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Latitude: 37.688611° N, Longitude: 106.460000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 5.5 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 7980.25 ft 7985.75 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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