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Shunganunga Creek at Topeka Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:00PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:15PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:30PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 10:41PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:45PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 11:00PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 11:15PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:30PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:45PM Sep 29, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 2:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 2:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 2:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 2:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 3:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 3:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 3:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 5:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 6:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 8:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 9:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 9:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 10:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 10:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:00AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:15AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:30AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:45AM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 2:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 3:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 3:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 3:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 3:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 5:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 5:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 5:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 5:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 9:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 9:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 9:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 9:41PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 9:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 10:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 10:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 10:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 10:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 11:00PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 11:15PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 11:30PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 11:45PM Sep 30, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 12:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 12:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 12:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 12:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 1:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 5:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 6:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 6:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 8:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 8:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 10:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:00AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:15AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:30AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:45AM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 12:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 12:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 2:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 3:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 4:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 5:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 5:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 5:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 5:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 6:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 6:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 6:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 6:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 7:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 7:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 8:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 8:46PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 11:00PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 11:15PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 11:30PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 11:45PM Oct 01, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 12:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 12:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 12:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 12:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 3:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 4:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.17 ft at 5:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 5:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.18 ft at 6:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 6:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.19 ft at 6:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 6:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 8:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 9:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 9:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 9:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 9:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.21 ft at 10:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.23 ft at 11:00AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:15AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:30AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:45AM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 12:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 1:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 1:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 1:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 1:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 2:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 2:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 2:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 2:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.28 ft at 3:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 3:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.28 ft at 3:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 5:00PM Oct 02, 2022Highest Observation: 4.3 ft at 5:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 5:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 5:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.28 ft at 7:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 7:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 7:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 7:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.27 ft at 7:46PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:15PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:30PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:45PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:00PM Oct 02, 2022Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:15PM Oct 02, 2022USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesTSHK1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:53PM Oct 2, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.25 ft at 9:15 PM CDT 2-Oct-2022. Flood Stage is 24 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 Shunganunga Creek at Topeka 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: 35
Moderate Flood Stage: 28
Flood Stage: 24
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 23.28 ft on 05/07/2007
(2) 19.29 ft on 07/30/2020
(3) 16.92 ft on 10/01/2005
(4) 15.88 ft on 08/23/2004
(5) 15.38 ft on 05/13/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.88 ft on 05/09/2021 (P)
(2) 19.29 ft on 07/30/2020
(3) 15.10 ft on 08/17/2019
(4) 7.14 ft on 06/02/2018
(5) 12.32 ft on 08/22/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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28.7 Harley Davidson parking lot near 21st and Topeka Boulevard floods.
28.43 21st Street bridge over the Shunganunga Creek floods.
26.92 Flood waters reach the bottom of the 21st Street bridge over the Shunganunga Creek.
26.2 The east bank of the 21st Street bridge floods.
24 Water flows over the west bank north of the 21st Street bridge.
21.9 The soccer field south of the 21st Street bridge floods.
16.3 Walkway along the shunganunga creek near the 21st street bridge floods.
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4.0 Creek approaches zero flow.
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Latitude: 39.029722° N, Longitude: 95.685556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 24 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 878.66 ft 902.66 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 878.35 ft 902.35 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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