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Moreau River (SD) near Faith Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 10:15PM Jan 15, 2021Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 10:30PM Jan 15, 2021Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 10:45PM Jan 15, 2021Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 11:00PM Jan 15, 2021Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 11:15PM Jan 15, 2021Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 11:30PM Jan 15, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 11:45PM Jan 15, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:00AM Jan 16, 2021Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 2:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 2:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:31AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 3:46AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:01AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 4:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 6:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 6:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 7:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 8:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 9:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 9:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 10:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:00AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:15AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:30AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:31AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:45AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:46AM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:01PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 12:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 2:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 2:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:31PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:46PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:01PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 10:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:00PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:15PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:30PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:45PM Jan 16, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 12:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 1:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 2:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:31AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:46AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:01AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 8:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 9:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 9:30AM Jan 17, 2021Highest Observation: 1.45 ft at 9:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 10:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.44 ft at 10:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 10:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 10:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 11:00AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:15AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:30AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:31AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:45AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:46AM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:01PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:31PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:46PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:01PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:00PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:15PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:30PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:45PM Jan 17, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 2:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 3:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 7:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 8:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 8:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 9:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 9:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 9:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 10:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:00AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:15AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:30AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:31AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:45AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:46AM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 12:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 12:01PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 12:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 1:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 1:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 1:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 3:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 6:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.36 ft at 7:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:15PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:30PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:45PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:00PM Jan 18, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:15PM Jan 18, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFRUS2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:14PM Jan 18, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.37 ft at 9:15 PM MST 18-Jan-2021. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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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: Gauge reading may be affected by ice.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Moreau River (SD) near Faith 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: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 21.90 ft on 04/09/1944
(2) 21.72 ft on 04/15/2009
(3) 21.50 ft on 06/07/2008
(4) 20.60 ft on 06/18/1944
(5) 19.98 ft on 03/25/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 19.98 ft on 03/25/2019
(2) 9.34 ft on 06/23/2018
(3) 5.00 ft on 04/22/2017
(4) 5.75 ft on 02/22/2017
(5) 5.10 ft on 05/01/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 12/15/1943

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21 Major Flood Stage. Flooding of basements and extensive flooding of agricultural land. Some inundation of structures and roads near the river are possible.
18 Moderate Flood Stage. Flooding of agricultural land. Some inundation of structures and roads near the river are possible.
16 Minor Flood Stage. South bank along the Moreau River overflows with lowland flooding.
14 Action Stage. Flooding of low lying areas along the Moreau River begins.
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(1) Looking upstream
(2) Looking downstream
(3) Another view downstream
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Latitude: 45.197778° N, Longitude: 102.156111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 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 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 2238.68 ft 2254.68 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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