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Belle Fourche River at Belle Fourche Stage (ft)Observed: 2982.91 ft at 8:30AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 8:45AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 9:00AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.89 ft at 9:15AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.87 ft at 9:30AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.86 ft at 9:45AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.86 ft at 10:00AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.86 ft at 10:15AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.86 ft at 10:30AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.85 ft at 10:45AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.85 ft at 11:00AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.85 ft at 11:15AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.86 ft at 11:30AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.87 ft at 11:45AM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.87 ft at 12:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.88 ft at 12:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.88 ft at 12:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.88 ft at 12:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.88 ft at 1:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.89 ft at 1:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 1:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 1:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 2:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 2:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 2:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 2:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 3:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 3:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 3:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 3:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 4:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 4:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 4:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 4:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 5:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 5:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 5:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 5:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 6:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 7:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 7:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 7:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 7:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 8:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 8:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 8:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 9:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 9:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 9:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 9:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 10:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 10:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 10:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 10:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 11:00PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 11:15PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 11:30PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 11:45PM Nov 23, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 12:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 12:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 12:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 12:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 1:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 1:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 1:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 2:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 2:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 2:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983.01 ft at 2:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983 ft at 3:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 3:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 3:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 3:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 4:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 4:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983 ft at 4:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983 ft at 4:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 5:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 5:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 5:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 5:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 6:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 6:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 6:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 6:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 7:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 7:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 7:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 7:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 8:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 8:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 8:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 8:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 9:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 9:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 9:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983.02 ft at 9:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983.05 ft at 10:00AM Nov 24, 2022Highest Observation: 2983.07 ft at 10:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983.04 ft at 10:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2983 ft at 10:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 11:00AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 11:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 11:30AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 11:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 12:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 12:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 12:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 12:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 1:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 1:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 1:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 1:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 2:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 2:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 2:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 2:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 3:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 3:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 3:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 3:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 4:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 5:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 5:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 5:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 5:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 6:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 7:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 7:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 7:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 7:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 9:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 9:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 9:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 9:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 10:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 10:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 10:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 10:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 11:00PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 11:15PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 11:30PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 11:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 12:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 12:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 12:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 12:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 1:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 1:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 1:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 1:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 2:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 2:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 2:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 3:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 3:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 3:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 3:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 4:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 4:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 4:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 4:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 5:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 5:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 5:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 5:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 6:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 6:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 6:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 6:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 7:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 7:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 7:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 8:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 8:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 9:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 9:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 9:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 9:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 10:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 10:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 10:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 10:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.9 ft at 11:00AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 11:15AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 11:30AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 11:45AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 12:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 12:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 12:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.91 ft at 12:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 1:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 1:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 1:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 1:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 2:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 2:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 2:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 2:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 3:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 3:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 3:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 3:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 4:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 5:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 5:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 5:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 5:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 6:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 6:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 6:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 7:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 7:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 7:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.01 ft at 8:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.01 ft at 8:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.01 ft at 8:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983 ft at 8:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.02 ft at 9:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.02 ft at 9:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.03 ft at 9:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.02 ft at 9:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.03 ft at 10:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983.02 ft at 10:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2983 ft at 10:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.99 ft at 10:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.98 ft at 11:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 11:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.97 ft at 11:30PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 11:45PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 12:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 12:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 12:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 1:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 1:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 1:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.93 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 2:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 2:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 2:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 3:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.96 ft at 3:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 3:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.95 ft at 4:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.94 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.92 ft at 5:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.89 ft at 5:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.88 ft at 5:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.87 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.85 ft at 6:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.84 ft at 6:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.83 ft at 6:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.82 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2982.82 ft at 7:15AM Nov 26, 2022SD Department of Ag and Natural ResourcesBLES2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:23AM Nov 26, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 2982.82 ft at 7:15 AM MST 26-Nov-2022. Flood Stage is 2994 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Belle Fourche River at Belle Fourche. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 2998
Moderate Flood Stage: 2996
Flood Stage: 2994
Action Stage: 2992
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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2998 Major flood stage. Widespread and extensive flooding along the Belle Fourche River with inundation of structures and roads possible.
2996 Moderate flood stage. The Belle Fourche River will begin to spread out in a few locations around Belle Fourche. Water may approach a few of the ball fields at the Roundup Sports Complex. Water may begin to overflow the lower banks near the Redwater River confluence.
2994 Minor flood stage. Lower portions of the River Walk may be covered with water from the Belle Fourche River.
2992 Low lying areas along the Belle Fourche River may flood.
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(1) View of the gage from the River Walk path near the Center of the Nation Museum
(2) Gage on the Highway 85 Bridge
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Latitude: 44.675806° N, Longitude: 103.853510° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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NWS stage 0 ft 2994 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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Elevation
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NAVD88 Not Available 3025.404 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
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