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Polecat Creek near Jenks Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:13PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 5:15PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:12PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:15PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 7:12PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 7:15PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:12PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:15PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:11PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:15PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 10:11PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 10:15PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 11:11PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 11:15PM Jul 30, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 12:11AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 12:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 1:13AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 1:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:10AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 3:09AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 3:10AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:10AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:10AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:12AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:13AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:15AM Jul 31, 2020Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 8:12AM Jul 31, 2020Highest Observation: 1.59 ft at 8:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 9:12AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 9:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:11AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:15AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:09AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:10AM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:11PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:09PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:10PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:11PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:11PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:12PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:09PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:10PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:10PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:10PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:12PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:13PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:12PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:10PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:15PM Jul 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:13AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:12AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:11AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:12AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:11AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:12AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:12AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:12AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:10AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:09AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:10AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:09AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:10AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:13AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:15AM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:10PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:09PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:10PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 2:10PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 2:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:10PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:13PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:10PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:12PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 7:12PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 7:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:12PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 9:09PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 9:10PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 10:10PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 10:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 11:13PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:15PM Aug 01, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:12AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:09AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:10AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:12AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 2:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:11AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:12AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 5:09AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 5:10AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 6:11AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 6:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:12AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:12AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 9:09AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 9:10AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:13AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:15AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:09AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:10AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.05 ft at 12:11PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.05 ft at 12:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 1:13PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 1:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 2:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 2:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 3:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 3:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:09PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 5:13PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 5:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:11PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 8:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 8:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 9:12PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:11PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:11PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:15PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:12AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 12:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:13AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:13AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 3:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 3:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 4:11AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 4:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 5:11AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 5:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 6:11AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 6:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:09AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:11AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:08AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:12AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:15AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:09PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:15PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:11PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:15PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:13PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:15PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:09PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 5:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 5:15PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 6:09PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 6:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 7:09PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 7:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 8:11PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 8:15PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 9:13PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 9:15PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:09PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 11:11PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 11:15PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 12:12AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 12:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:13AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 3:09AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 3:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 4:11AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 4:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 5:09AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 5:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 6:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 6:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:12AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:11AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:11AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:15AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:09AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 11:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:09PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:10PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:12PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:15PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.87 ft at 3:10PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 0.87 ft at 3:15PM Aug 04, 2020JNKO2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (4:23PM Aug 4, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.87 ft at 3:15 PM CDT 4-Aug-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
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