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Moreau River (SD) near Faith Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.15 ft at 10:45AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:15AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.17 ft at 11:30AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.17 ft at 11:45AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.17 ft at 12:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.17 ft at 12:01PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 12:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 12:16PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 12:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 12:31PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 12:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.19 ft at 1:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.19 ft at 1:15PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 1:30PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 1:45PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 2:00PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 2:15PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 2:30PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 2:45PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 3:00PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 3:15PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 3:30PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 3:45PM Mar 03, 2021Highest Observation: 2.2 ft at 4:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.19 ft at 4:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.19 ft at 4:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.19 ft at 4:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.19 ft at 5:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.17 ft at 6:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.16 ft at 6:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.15 ft at 6:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.14 ft at 6:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.14 ft at 7:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.12 ft at 8:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.12 ft at 8:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.12 ft at 8:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.11 ft at 8:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.1 ft at 9:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.1 ft at 9:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 11:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 11:15PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 11:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 11:45PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 12:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 12:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 12:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 12:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 1:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 1:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.05 ft at 1:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.05 ft at 1:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.05 ft at 2:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.05 ft at 2:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 2:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 2:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 3:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 3:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:01AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:16AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 4:31AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 6:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 7:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 8:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 8:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 9:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.05 ft at 9:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 9:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 9:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.1 ft at 10:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.11 ft at 10:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.11 ft at 11:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.11 ft at 11:15AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.1 ft at 11:30AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.1 ft at 11:45AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:01PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:16PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:31PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 12:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 1:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 1:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 1:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 1:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 2:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 2:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 2:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 2:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 4:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 4:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.07 ft at 4:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 4:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 5:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.06 ft at 5:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.05 ft at 5:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.05 ft at 5:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 6:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 7:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.03 ft at 7:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 8:16PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2 ft at 8:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2 ft at 8:31PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2 ft at 8:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2 ft at 8:46PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 2 ft at 9:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.99 ft at 9:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.99 ft at 9:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.99 ft at 9:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 11:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 11:15PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 11:30PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 11:45PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 1:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 1:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 1:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 1:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 3:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 3:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 3:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 3:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:16AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:31AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:46AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 5:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 5:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.91 ft at 8:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 8:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 9:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 9:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 9:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.98 ft at 9:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 2 ft at 10:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 2.01 ft at 10:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 2 ft at 11:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.99 ft at 11:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:30AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 11:45AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:16PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:31PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:46PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 1:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 1:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 1:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 1:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 2:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 2:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 2:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 2:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.96 ft at 3:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 4:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.95 ft at 4:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 4:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 4:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 5:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.94 ft at 5:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.92 ft at 6:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.9 ft at 7:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.9 ft at 7:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.89 ft at 8:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.89 ft at 8:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.89 ft at 8:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.87 ft at 10:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.87 ft at 10:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.87 ft at 10:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.86 ft at 10:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.86 ft at 11:00PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.86 ft at 11:15PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.86 ft at 11:30PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.85 ft at 11:45PM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 1.85 ft at 12:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.85 ft at 12:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.84 ft at 12:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.84 ft at 12:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 1:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 1:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 1:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 2:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.82 ft at 2:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.82 ft at 2:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.82 ft at 2:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.82 ft at 3:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:16AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:31AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:46AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 5:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 5:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 5:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 5:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 6:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 6:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 7:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.82 ft at 7:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 8:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 8:15AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.84 ft at 8:30AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:45AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:00AM Mar 06, 2021Observed: 1.87 ft at 9:15AM Mar 06, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFRUS2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:38AM Mar 6, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.87 ft at 9:15 AM MST 6-Mar-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) 9.60 ft on 03/05/2020
(2) 19.98 ft on 03/25/2019
(3) 9.34 ft on 06/23/2018
(4) 5.00 ft on 04/22/2017
(5) 5.75 ft on 02/22/2017
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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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