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Arkansas River at La Junta Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 8.56 ft at 9:00AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.54 ft at 9:15AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.52 ft at 9:30AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 9:45AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.49 ft at 10:00AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.48 ft at 10:15AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.49 ft at 10:30AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.48 ft at 10:45AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:00AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.46 ft at 11:15AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:30AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:45AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.43 ft at 12:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.45 ft at 12:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.45 ft at 1:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.45 ft at 1:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.46 ft at 1:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.45 ft at 1:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.36 ft at 2:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.32 ft at 2:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 3:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 3:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 3:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 3:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.3 ft at 4:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 4:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 4:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 4:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 5:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 5:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.32 ft at 5:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.33 ft at 5:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.35 ft at 6:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.38 ft at 6:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.41 ft at 6:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.41 ft at 6:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.44 ft at 7:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.47 ft at 7:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.47 ft at 7:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.49 ft at 8:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 8:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.52 ft at 8:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.52 ft at 8:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.54 ft at 9:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 9:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 9:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 9:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 10:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 10:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 10:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 10:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 11:00PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 11:15PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 11:30PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 11:45PM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 12:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 12:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 12:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 12:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 1:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 1:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 1:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 1:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 2:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 2:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 2:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 2:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.63 ft at 3:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 3:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 3:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 3:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.58 ft at 4:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 4:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 4:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.53 ft at 4:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.51 ft at 5:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.49 ft at 5:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.48 ft at 5:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.47 ft at 5:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.44 ft at 6:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.42 ft at 7:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.41 ft at 7:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.39 ft at 7:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.39 ft at 7:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.37 ft at 8:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.35 ft at 8:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.34 ft at 8:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.33 ft at 8:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.32 ft at 9:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.32 ft at 9:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 9:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.32 ft at 9:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.3 ft at 10:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 10:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 10:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 10:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.25 ft at 11:00AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 11:15AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 11:30AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 11:45AM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 12:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.25 ft at 12:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.23 ft at 12:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.24 ft at 12:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 1:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.23 ft at 1:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.23 ft at 1:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.23 ft at 1:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 2:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 2:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 2:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 2:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 3:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 3:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 3:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.21 ft at 3:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.2 ft at 4:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.2 ft at 4:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.2 ft at 4:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.2 ft at 4:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.2 ft at 5:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.21 ft at 5:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.23 ft at 5:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 5:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.23 ft at 6:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 6:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.21 ft at 6:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.2 ft at 6:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.19 ft at 7:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.2 ft at 7:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.21 ft at 7:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 7:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.23 ft at 8:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.22 ft at 8:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.24 ft at 8:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.25 ft at 8:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 9:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 9:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 9:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 9:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 10:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 10:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 10:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 10:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 11:00PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.3 ft at 11:15PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.3 ft at 11:30PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 11:45PM Jun 04, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 12:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 12:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 12:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 12:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 1:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 1:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 1:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 1:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 2:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 2:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 2:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 2:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.27 ft at 3:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 3:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 3:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 3:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 4:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 4:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.28 ft at 4:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.29 ft at 4:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.3 ft at 5:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.3 ft at 5:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.3 ft at 5:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 5:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.31 ft at 6:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.32 ft at 6:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.34 ft at 6:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.35 ft at 7:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.36 ft at 8:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.38 ft at 8:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.39 ft at 8:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.41 ft at 8:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.43 ft at 9:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.46 ft at 9:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.47 ft at 9:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.49 ft at 10:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.5 ft at 10:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.52 ft at 10:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.53 ft at 11:00AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.55 ft at 11:15AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.57 ft at 11:30AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.58 ft at 11:45AM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 12:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.62 ft at 1:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.64 ft at 2:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 2:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 2:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 2:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 3:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.65 ft at 3:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 3:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 3:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 4:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 4:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 4:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 4:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 5:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 5:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 5:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 5:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.66 ft at 6:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.67 ft at 6:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.68 ft at 6:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.69 ft at 6:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.7 ft at 7:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 7:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 8:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 8:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.71 ft at 8:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.72 ft at 8:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.73 ft at 9:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.73 ft at 9:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.74 ft at 9:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.75 ft at 9:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.76 ft at 10:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.76 ft at 10:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.76 ft at 10:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.77 ft at 10:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.77 ft at 11:00PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.78 ft at 11:15PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.79 ft at 11:30PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.8 ft at 11:45PM Jun 05, 2020Observed: 8.81 ft at 12:00AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.81 ft at 12:15AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.81 ft at 12:30AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.8 ft at 12:45AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.81 ft at 1:00AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.81 ft at 1:15AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.82 ft at 1:30AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.83 ft at 1:45AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.84 ft at 2:00AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.85 ft at 2:15AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.84 ft at 2:30AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.84 ft at 2:45AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.85 ft at 3:00AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.86 ft at 3:15AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.88 ft at 3:30AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.89 ft at 3:45AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.88 ft at 4:00AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.89 ft at 4:15AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.9 ft at 4:30AM Jun 06, 2020Highest Observation: 8.91 ft at 4:45AM Jun 06, 2020Highest Observation: 8.91 ft at 5:00AM Jun 06, 2020Highest Observation: 8.91 ft at 5:15AM Jun 06, 2020Highest Observation: 8.91 ft at 5:30AM Jun 06, 2020Highest Observation: 8.91 ft at 5:45AM Jun 06, 2020Highest Observation: 8.91 ft at 6:00AM Jun 06, 2020Highest Observation: 8.91 ft at 6:15AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.9 ft at 6:30AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.9 ft at 6:45AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.9 ft at 7:00AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.9 ft at 7:15AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.9 ft at 7:30AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.89 ft at 7:45AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.88 ft at 8:00AM Jun 06, 2020Observed: 8.88 ft at 8:15AM Jun 06, 2020Colorado Division of Water ResourcesLXHC2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:48AM Jun 6, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.88 ft at 8:15 AM MDT 6-Jun-2020. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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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 Arkansas River at La Junta are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

More information on datums is available at www.ngs.noaa.gov/faq.shtml

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 15
Moderate Flood Stage: 13
Flood Stage: 11
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 15.55 ft on 05/02/1999
(2) 14.20 ft on 05/20/1955
(3) 12.90 ft on 06/19/1965
(4) 12.21 ft on 09/17/2013
(5) 12.12 ft on 06/04/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.21 ft on 09/17/2013
(2) 10.05 ft on 06/10/2010
(3) 11.42 ft on 06/27/2007
(4) 10.73 ft on 08/28/2006
(5) 10.48 ft on 07/19/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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15 Major Flood. Flooding in La Junta and nearby areas. Homes and businesses are flooded. Flooding is especially severe in North La Junta. Water possibly overtops levees at Las Animas.
13 Moderate Flood. Local residential flooding is possible in La Junta.
12 Minor Flood. Flood waters threaten Highway 194 east of La Junta.
11 Minor Flood. Minor agricultural flooding.
10 Action Stage. The river is bankfull.
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Latitude: 37.990556° N, Longitude: 103.531944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11 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 4040.98 4050.98 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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