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Arkansas River at Nepesta Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 12.13 ft at 11:00AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 11:15AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 11:30AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 11:45AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 12:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 12:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 12:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.11 ft at 12:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.11 ft at 1:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.11 ft at 1:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 1:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 1:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 2:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 2:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 2:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 2:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 3:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 3:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 3:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 3:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 4:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 4:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 4:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 4:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 5:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 5:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 5:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 5:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 7:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 7:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 7:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 7:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:16PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.03 ft at 8:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.03 ft at 8:31PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.03 ft at 8:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.03 ft at 8:46PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.03 ft at 9:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.03 ft at 9:01PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.03 ft at 9:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12.01 ft at 9:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12 ft at 9:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12 ft at 10:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12 ft at 10:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 12 ft at 10:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 11.99 ft at 10:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 11.99 ft at 11:00PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 11.99 ft at 11:15PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 11.99 ft at 11:30PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 11.99 ft at 11:45PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 11.99 ft at 12:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 12:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.08 ft at 12:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 12:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 1:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 1:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 1:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 1:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 2:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 2:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 2:30AM Nov 15, 2019Highest Observation: 12.18 ft at 2:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 3:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 3:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 3:30AM Nov 15, 2019Highest Observation: 12.18 ft at 3:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 4:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 4:15AM Nov 15, 2019Highest Observation: 12.18 ft at 4:30AM Nov 15, 2019Highest Observation: 12.18 ft at 4:45AM Nov 15, 2019Highest Observation: 12.18 ft at 5:00AM Nov 15, 2019Highest Observation: 12.18 ft at 5:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 5:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 5:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 6:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 6:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 6:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 6:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 7:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 7:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 7:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 7:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 8:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 8:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 8:16AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:31AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:46AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 9:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 9:01AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 9:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 9:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 9:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 10:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 10:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 10:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 10:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.17 ft at 11:00AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 11:15AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 11:30AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 11:45AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 12:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 12:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 12:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 12:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 1:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 1:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 1:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 1:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 2:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 2:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 2:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 2:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 3:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 3:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 3:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 3:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 4:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 4:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 4:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 4:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 5:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 5:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 5:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 5:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 6:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 6:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 6:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 6:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 7:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 7:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 7:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 7:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 8:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:17PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:32PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 8:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 8:47PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 9:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 9:02PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.16 ft at 9:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 9:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 9:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 10:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 10:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 10:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 10:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 11:00PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.15 ft at 11:15PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 11:30PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 11:45PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 12:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 12:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 12:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 12:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 1:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 1:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 1:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 1:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 2:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 2:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 2:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 2:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 3:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 3:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 3:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 3:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 4:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 4:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.14 ft at 4:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 4:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 5:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 5:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 5:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 5:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 6:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 6:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 6:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 6:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 7:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 7:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 7:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 7:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 8:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 8:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 8:16AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 8:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 8:31AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 8:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 8:46AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 9:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.13 ft at 9:01AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.12 ft at 9:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.11 ft at 9:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.11 ft at 9:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 10:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 10:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 10:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 10:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 11:00AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 11:15AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 11:30AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 11:45AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 12:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.1 ft at 12:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 12:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 12:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 1:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 1:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 1:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 1:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 2:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.09 ft at 2:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.08 ft at 2:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.08 ft at 2:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.08 ft at 3:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.08 ft at 3:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 3:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 3:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 4:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 4:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 4:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 4:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 5:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 5:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 5:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 5:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 6:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 6:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 6:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 6:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.07 ft at 7:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 7:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 7:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 7:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 8:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 8:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 8:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 8:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 9:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 9:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 9:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 9:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 10:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 10:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 10:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 10:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 11:00PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.06 ft at 11:15PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 11:30PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 11:45PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 12:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 12:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 12:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 12:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 1:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 1:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 1:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 1:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 2:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 2:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 2:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 2:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 3:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 3:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 3:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 3:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 4:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 4:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 4:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 4:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 5:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 5:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 5:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 5:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 6:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 7:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 7:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 7:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 7:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:16AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:31AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 8:46AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 9:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 9:01AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 9:15AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 9:30AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.05 ft at 9:45AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 10:00AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 12.04 ft at 10:15AM Nov 17, 2019Colorado Division of Water ResourcesNPTC2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:48AM Nov 17, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 12.04 ft at 10:15 AM MST 17-Nov-2019. Flood Stage is 16.5 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 30 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Arkansas River at Nepesta 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: 18.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 17.5
Flood Stage: 16.5
Action Stage: 15.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 16.86 ft on 05/21/2015
(2) 15.62 ft on 09/14/2013
(3) 15.52 ft on 08/26/2006
(4) 15.29 ft on 06/09/2010
(5) 15.04 ft on 09/16/2011

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.86 ft on 05/21/2015
(2) 15.62 ft on 09/14/2013
(3) 15.04 ft on 09/16/2011
(4) 15.29 ft on 06/09/2010
(5) 15.52 ft on 08/26/2006

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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20 Major flood. Homes and roads along the river are flooded.
19.5 Major Flood. Water enters the Fowler area.
19 Major Flood. Water impacts homes near Nepesta. The flood plain is inundated..
18.5 Major Flood. Waters spill over Nepesta Road near the Nepesta Road Bridge. Major flooding of agricultural lands around Nepesta occurs. The river is entirely out of its channel.
18 Moderate Flood. Agricultural lands near Nepesta flood and the Oxford Ditch works may be damaged.
17.5 Moderate Flood. Agricultural lands near Nepesta flood.
16.5 Minor Flood. Agricultural lands near Nepesta are flooded.
15.5 Action Stage. Low-lying wetlands are flooded.
14.5 The river is bankfull. Low lying wetland areas along the channel begin to flood.
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Latitude: 38.178889° N, Longitude: 104.138889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16.5 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 4355.00 ft 4371.50 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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