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Rio Grande near Del Norte Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 1.05 ft at 3:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 3:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 3:32PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:47PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 4:02PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 4:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 4:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 9:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 9:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 9:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 9:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 10:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 11:00PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 11:15PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 11:30PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.2 ft at 11:45PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 1:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 2:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 3:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:31AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:46AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:01AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 5:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 5:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 5:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 5:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 7:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 7:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.19 ft at 9:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 9:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 9:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.16 ft at 10:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.15 ft at 10:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.13 ft at 10:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.11 ft at 11:00AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:15AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:30AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:45AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.01 ft at 12:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 12:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 1:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.92 ft at 1:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 2:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.89 ft at 2:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 2:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 2:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 3:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.89 ft at 3:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:31PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:46PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:01PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 4:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 4:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 5:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 5:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 5:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 6:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 6:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 6:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 6:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 7:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 7:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 7:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 7:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 8:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 8:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 8:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 8:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 9:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 9:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 9:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 10:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 10:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 11:00PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 11:15PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.01 ft at 11:30PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.01 ft at 11:45PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.01 ft at 12:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 12:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 12:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 12:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 2:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 2:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 2:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 2:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:31AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:46AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 4:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 4:01AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 4:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 4:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 4:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 5:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 5:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 5:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 5:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 6:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 6:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 6:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 6:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 9:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 9:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 9:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 9:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 10:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 10:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 10:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 10:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 11:00AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 11:15AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 11:30AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 11:45AM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 12:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 12:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 12:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 12:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 1:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 1:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 1:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 1:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 2:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 3:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 3:31PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 3:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 3:46PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:01PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 5:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 5:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 6:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 6:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 7:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 7:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 7:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 11:00PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:15PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:30PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.91 ft at 11:45PM Dec 09, 2019Observed: 0.91 ft at 12:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 12:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 12:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 12:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.89 ft at 1:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.89 ft at 1:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 1:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 1:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 2:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 2:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.85 ft at 2:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.85 ft at 2:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:46AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:01AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:16AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.85 ft at 4:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 4:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.85 ft at 5:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.85 ft at 6:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.85 ft at 6:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 6:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 6:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 7:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 7:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 7:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.91 ft at 7:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:30AM Dec 10, 2019Highest Observation: 1.43 ft at 8:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 9:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 10:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:00AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:15AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:30AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:45AM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:15PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.16 ft at 12:30PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 12:45PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:00PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:15PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:30PM Dec 10, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 1:45PM Dec 10, 2019Colorado Division of Water ResourcesDNRC2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:03PM Dec 10, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.97 ft at 1:45 PM MST 10-Dec-2019. 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.

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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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