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Moreau River (SD) near Faith Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:00AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:15AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:30AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:45AM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 1:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 1:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 1:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 2:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 2:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 3:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 3:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:01PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.16 ft at 4:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.16 ft at 4:16PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:31PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 7:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 7:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 7:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 9:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:45PM Oct 28, 2020Highest Observation: 1.42 ft at 10:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 10:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.02 ft at 10:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:00PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 11:15PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 11:30PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:45PM Oct 28, 2020Observed: 1.16 ft at 12:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 1:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 1:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 1:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 1:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 2:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 2:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 2:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 2:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 5:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:01AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:16AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:31AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:00AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:15AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:30AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:45AM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:15PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:30PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 11:45PM Oct 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:01AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:16AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:31AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 2:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:01AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:16AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 8:31AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 9:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:00AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:15AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:30AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 11:45AM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 12:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 1:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 1:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 2:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 3:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 3:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:01PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:16PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:31PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 4:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 5:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:00PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:15PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:30PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:45PM Oct 30, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 12:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 2:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 2:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 2:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 2:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 3:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 5:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 6:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 6:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 6:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 7:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 7:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 7:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:01AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:16AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 8:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 8:31AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:45AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 9:00AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 9:15AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 9:30AM Oct 31, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 9:45AM Oct 31, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFTHS2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:38AM Oct 31, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.15 ft at 9:45 AM MDT 31-Oct-2020. Flood Stage is 16 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: 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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