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Polecat Creek near Jenks Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.59 ft at 10:08AM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 10:10AM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 11:12AM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 11:15AM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:11PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:10PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 1:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 2:13PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 2:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:10PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 4:11PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 4:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 5:10PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 5:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:13PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:13PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:12PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 9:11PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 9:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:11PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:15PM May 24, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 12:08AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 12:10AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 1:12AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 1:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:12AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:12AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:13AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:10AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:12AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:09AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:10AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 8:11AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 8:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 9:11AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 9:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 10:12AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 10:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 11:11AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 11:15AM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:12PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:15PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 1:09PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 1:10PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 2:09PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 2:10PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 3:09PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 3:10PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:08PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:10PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:13PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:15PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:11PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:15PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:55PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.07 ft at 7:05PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.11 ft at 7:10PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.11 ft at 7:15PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.35 ft at 7:55PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:15PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 8:38PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 8:40PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 9:00PM May 25, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 9:10PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:39PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:40PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:11PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.31 ft at 10:15PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 11:05PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.59 ft at 11:15PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.79 ft at 11:43PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.79 ft at 11:45PM May 25, 2020Observed: 3.91 ft at 12:12AM May 26, 2020Observed: 3.91 ft at 12:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:55AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 1:10AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 1:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:11AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:08AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:10AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:09AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:10AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:11AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:09AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.47 ft at 6:10AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:10AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:11AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 9:11AM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.91 ft at 9:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.03 ft at 9:55AM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.03 ft at 10:10AM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.03 ft at 10:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:05AM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:12AM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:15AM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:09PM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:10PM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 1:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.01 ft at 1:25PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 5.11 ft at 1:28PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 5.11 ft at 1:30PM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 2:11PM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.07 ft at 2:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.03 ft at 3:12PM May 26, 2020Observed: 5.03 ft at 3:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:09PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:10PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:09PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:10PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.75 ft at 6:12PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.75 ft at 6:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.67 ft at 7:12PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.67 ft at 7:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.63 ft at 8:09PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.63 ft at 8:10PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.43 ft at 9:11PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.43 ft at 9:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.33 ft at 10:08PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.33 ft at 10:10PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.3 ft at 11:11PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.31 ft at 11:15PM May 26, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:12AM May 27, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:12AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.83 ft at 2:13AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.83 ft at 2:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:09AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.75 ft at 3:10AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.82 ft at 4:10AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.82 ft at 4:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:11AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:11AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 7:11AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 7:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.34 ft at 8:11AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.34 ft at 8:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.23 ft at 9:10AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.23 ft at 9:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:09AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:10AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.07 ft at 11:11AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.07 ft at 11:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 12:11PM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 12:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.02 ft at 1:12PM May 27, 2020Observed: 3.02 ft at 1:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 2:11PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 2:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 3:09PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 3:10PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 4:12PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.75 ft at 4:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 5:12PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 5:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:10PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 7:08PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 7:10PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 8:09PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.61 ft at 8:10PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 9:12PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 9:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 10:12PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 10:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 11:09PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 11:10PM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 12:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.59 ft at 12:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 1:09AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 1:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 2:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 2:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 3:11AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 3:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 4:09AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.65 ft at 4:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 5:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.73 ft at 5:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 6:11AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 6:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 7:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.81 ft at 7:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 8:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 9:11AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 9:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.95 ft at 10:11AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.95 ft at 10:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 11:12AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 11:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 12:10PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.87 ft at 12:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 1:08PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.77 ft at 1:10PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 2:09PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.79 ft at 2:10PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 3:12PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.74 ft at 3:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 4:09PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 4:10PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:11PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:13PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:09PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 7:10PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:12PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.63 ft at 8:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:09PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:10PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.49 ft at 11:09PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.49 ft at 11:10PM May 28, 2020Observed: 2.48 ft at 12:10AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.48 ft at 12:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 1:11AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.54 ft at 1:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.46 ft at 2:12AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.47 ft at 2:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:08AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:10AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:10AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.31 ft at 5:13AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.31 ft at 5:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.31 ft at 6:10AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.31 ft at 6:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:11AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.23 ft at 8:12AM May 29, 2020Observed: 2.23 ft at 8:15AM May 29, 2020JNKO2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (9:23AM May 29, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.23 ft at 8:15 AM CDT 29-May-2020. Flood Stage is 17 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 Polecat Creek near Jenks 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: 21
Moderate Flood Stage: 19
Flood Stage: 17
Action Stage: 17
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 25.00 ft on 06/08/1974
(2) 21.80 ft on 10/02/1986
(3) 20.35 ft on 05/07/2000
(4) 20.20 ft on 05/09/1995
(5) 20.10 ft on 04/26/1999
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.41 ft on 05/29/2019
(2) 18.00 ft on 05/22/2019
(3) 17.02 ft on 05/21/2019
(4) 16.53 ft on 12/28/2015
(5) 14.00 ft on 06/19/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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27 widespread and disastrous flooding occurs. Untied mobile homes in the park south of the Jenks levee may float. Many suburban homes near the Creek County line are flooded to a depth of several feet. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
25 widespread and severe flooding occurs west and south of the Jenks levee. The mobile home park south of the Jenks levee is flooded. Suburban homes near the Creek County line are flooded. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
23 widespread and severe flooding occurs west of Jenks. The mobile home park south of the Jenks levee begins to flood at 23 feet. Suburban homes near the Creek County line may be flooded. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
21 severe flooding occurs along Polecat Creek in suburban areas west of Jenks. South Elwood Street becomes unsafe as the stage reaches 21 feet. Some rural roads are inundated. This is higher than the May 1998 flood when the river reached 20.5 feet and will approach the 21.8 foot crest from the October 1986 flood. This is a dangerous situation.
19 moderate agricultural flooding occurs. Minor flooding occurs in suburban areas along Polecat Creek west of Jenks.
17 minor agricultral flooding occurs, primarily west of Jenks.
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Latitude: 36.010389° N, Longitude: 95.993861° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 17 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 598.45 ft 615.45 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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