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Salt Creek (LNDK1) at Lyndon Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.82 ft at 1:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.9 ft at 2:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:16PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4 ft at 2:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4 ft at 2:31PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.06 ft at 2:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.06 ft at 2:46PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.06 ft at 2:47PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:01PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:02PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:16PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:17PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 3:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 3:31PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 3:45PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 3:46PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 4:00PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 4:01PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 4:15PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 4:16PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 4.18 ft at 4:17PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:31PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:32PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:46PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:47PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:01PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.13 ft at 5:02PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:16PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:17PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.09 ft at 5:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.09 ft at 5:31PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.05 ft at 5:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.05 ft at 5:46PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4 ft at 6:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.97 ft at 6:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.92 ft at 6:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.89 ft at 6:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.84 ft at 7:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.79 ft at 7:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.69 ft at 7:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.63 ft at 8:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.6 ft at 8:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 8:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 8:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.32 ft at 9:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.23 ft at 10:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.14 ft at 10:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.09 ft at 10:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:00PM May 26, 2020Observed: 2.99 ft at 11:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 2.94 ft at 11:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 2.9 ft at 11:45PM May 26, 2020Observed: 2.82 ft at 12:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.8 ft at 12:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.76 ft at 12:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 12:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.62 ft at 1:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.57 ft at 1:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.53 ft at 1:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.49 ft at 2:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.45 ft at 2:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.33 ft at 3:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.3 ft at 3:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.27 ft at 3:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.23 ft at 3:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.2 ft at 4:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.17 ft at 4:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.15 ft at 4:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.11 ft at 4:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.1 ft at 5:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.07 ft at 5:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.05 ft at 5:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2 ft at 6:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.96 ft at 6:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.94 ft at 6:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 7:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.9 ft at 7:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.88 ft at 7:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.86 ft at 7:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.85 ft at 8:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.83 ft at 8:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 8:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.75 ft at 9:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.74 ft at 9:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.73 ft at 10:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.72 ft at 10:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.69 ft at 10:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.68 ft at 11:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.67 ft at 11:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.66 ft at 11:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.64 ft at 11:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.63 ft at 12:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.62 ft at 12:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.62 ft at 12:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 1:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 1:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 1:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.57 ft at 1:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 2:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 2:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 2:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 3:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 4:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 4:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.48 ft at 4:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.48 ft at 4:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 5:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:16PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:31PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.45 ft at 5:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.45 ft at 5:46PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 7:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.41 ft at 7:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.36 ft at 9:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 10:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 10:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 10:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 2:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 2:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 1:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 1:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 3:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 3:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 4:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 4:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 4:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 4:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:16PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:31PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:46PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 9:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 3:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 5:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 5:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 5:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 7:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 9:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 10:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 11:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 11:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:30AM May 29, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLNDK1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:38PM May 29, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.28 ft at 11:30 AM CDT 29-May-2020. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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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 Salt Creek (LNDK1) at Lyndon 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: 24
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 17.20 ft on 05/07/2007
(2) 16.24 ft on 05/27/2016
(3) 15.65 ft on 04/30/2019
(4) 15.08 ft on 04/27/2016
(5) 14.37 ft on 05/24/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.52 ft on 06/23/2019
(2) 11.94 ft on 05/21/2019
(3) 12.67 ft on 05/08/2019
(4) 15.65 ft on 04/30/2019
(5) 16.24 ft on 05/27/2016
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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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23.6 Water overflows the top of the U.S. Highway 75 bridge deck over the Salt Creek.
18.5 Water reaches the bottom of the U.S. Highway 75 bridge about a half mile south of Lyndon.
16 South Berryton Road floods 3 miles east of Lyndon.
14.31 Water overflows the north bank of the creek and flows into fields north of Salt Creek just east of the Highway 75 bridge.
10 Minor low land flooding begins in farm field just west of the Highway 75 bridge.
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Latitude: 38.601389° N, Longitude: 95.684444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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Elevation
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 979.79 ft 989.79 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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