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Cheyenne River near Angostura Reservoir Pool (ft)Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:00AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:15AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:30AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 9:45AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 10:00AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 10:15AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 10:30AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 10:45AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 11:00AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 11:15AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 11:30AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 11:45AM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 12:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 12:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 1:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 1:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 2:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 2:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 2:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 3:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 3:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 3:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 3:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 4:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 5:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 7:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 7:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 7:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 7:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 8:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 8:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 8:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 8:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 9:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 9:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 9:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 10:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 10:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 10:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 10:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 11:00PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 11:15PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 11:30PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 11:45PM Oct 26, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 12:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 12:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 12:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 12:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 1:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 2:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 2:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 2:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 3:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 3:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 3:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 3:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 4:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 4:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 4:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 5:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 5:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 5:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.84 ft at 6:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 6:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 7:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 7:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 7:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 7:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 8:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 8:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 8:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 8:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 9:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 9:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 10:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 10:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.84 ft at 11:00AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 11:15AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 11:30AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 11:45AM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 12:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 12:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 12:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 12:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 1:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 2:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 2:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 3:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 3:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 3:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 3:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 4:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 4:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 4:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 5:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 5:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 5:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 6:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 6:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 6:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 7:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 7:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 7:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 7:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 8:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 8:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 8:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 8:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 9:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 9:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 9:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 10:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 10:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.85 ft at 11:00PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 11:15PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 11:30PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 11:45PM Oct 27, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 12:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 12:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 12:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 12:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 1:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 1:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 1:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 2:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 2:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 2:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 3:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 3:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 3:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 3:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 4:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 4:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 4:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 4:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 5:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 6:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 6:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 6:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 7:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 7:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 7:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 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3176.88 ft at 1:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 1:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 2:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 2:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 3:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 3:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 3:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 3:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 4:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 5:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 5:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 5:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 6:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 6:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 6:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 6:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 7:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 7:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 7:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 7:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 8:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 8:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 8:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 8:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 9:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 9:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 9:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 9:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 10:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 11:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 11:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 11:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 11:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 12:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 12:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 12:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 12:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.86 ft at 1:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 1:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 1:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.87 ft at 1:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 2:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.91 ft at 2:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 2:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 2:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 3:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 3:15AM Oct 29, 2020Highest Observation: 3176.92 ft at 3:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 3:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 4:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 4:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 4:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 5:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.88 ft at 5:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 5:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.91 ft at 6:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 6:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 6:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 7:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.89 ft at 7:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 7:45AM Oct 29, 2020Highest Observation: 3176.92 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 3176.9 ft at 8:15AM Oct 29, 2020Bureau of ReclamationANGS2(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (8:53AM Oct 29, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 3176.9 ft at 8:15 AM MDT 29-Oct-2020.
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past and future precipitation. The stages/flows that will occur may be different if future rainfall is different than forecast.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Cheyenne River near Angostura Reservoir. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 0
Action Stage: 3187.2
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 3,189.37 ft on 05/20/1978
(2) 3,189.00 ft on 06/18/1962
(3) 3,188.42 ft on 05/25/1971
(4) 3,188.00 ft on 06/17/1967
(5) 3,187.91 ft on 05/27/1957
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 3,186.78 ft on 05/24/2019
(2) 3,187.14 ft on 03/22/2019
(3) 3,186.73 ft on 05/21/2018
(4) 3,185.89 ft on 05/28/2017
(5) 3.19 ft on 04/14/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 3,162.90 ft on 09/28/1960
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3199 Dam crest elevation.
3198.1 Maximum Water Surface or Top of Surcharge Capacity.
3195 Discharge from the reservoir is about 120,000 cfs with automatic control; higher with high inflows and manual control.
3187.2 Top of active conservation elevation.
3163 Elevation at top of inactive storgae.
3062 Streambed elevation at dam axis.
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(1) Angostura Dam and Reservoir
(2) Releases from Angostura Reservoir
(3) Looking north
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Latitude: 43.343333° N, Longitude: 103.438056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft Not Available 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 3058.02 Not Available 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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