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Cheyenne River near Scenic Stage (ft)Observed: 7.87 ft at 2:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.89 ft at 2:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 2:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.89 ft at 2:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 3:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.89 ft at 3:15AM Jul 17, 2019Highest Observation: 7.91 ft at 3:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 3:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 4:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 4:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.86 ft at 4:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.86 ft at 4:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 5:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 5:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.86 ft at 5:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.87 ft at 5:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.87 ft at 6:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.88 ft at 6:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.86 ft at 6:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.85 ft at 6:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.85 ft at 7:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.85 ft at 7:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.84 ft at 7:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.81 ft at 7:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.82 ft at 8:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.82 ft at 8:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.8 ft at 8:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.79 ft at 8:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.76 ft at 9:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.79 ft at 9:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.76 ft at 9:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.75 ft at 9:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.77 ft at 10:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.77 ft at 10:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.76 ft at 10:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.8 ft at 10:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.76 ft at 11:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.75 ft at 11:15AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.78 ft at 11:30AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.77 ft at 11:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.78 ft at 12:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.77 ft at 12:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.79 ft at 12:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.77 ft at 12:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.78 ft at 1:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.77 ft at 1:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.77 ft at 1:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.74 ft at 1:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.76 ft at 2:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.75 ft at 2:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.75 ft at 2:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.74 ft at 2:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.73 ft at 3:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.71 ft at 3:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.73 ft at 3:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.71 ft at 3:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.69 ft at 4:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.7 ft at 4:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.7 ft at 4:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.7 ft at 4:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 5:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 5:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 5:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.71 ft at 5:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.69 ft at 6:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 6:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 6:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 6:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 7:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 7:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 7:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 7:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 8:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 8:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 8:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 8:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 9:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 9:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 9:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 9:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 10:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 10:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.7 ft at 10:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.65 ft at 10:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 11:00PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.69 ft at 11:15PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.69 ft at 11:30PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.65 ft at 11:45PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 12:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 12:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 12:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 12:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 1:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.67 ft at 1:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 1:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 1:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 2:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 2:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.68 ft at 2:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 2:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 3:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 3:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 3:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 3:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 4:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.66 ft at 4:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.65 ft at 4:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 4:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 5:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 5:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 5:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.65 ft at 5:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.62 ft at 6:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 6:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.62 ft at 6:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 6:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.62 ft at 7:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 7:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 7:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 7:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 8:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 8:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 8:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 8:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 9:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.62 ft at 9:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.62 ft at 9:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 9:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 10:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 10:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 10:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 10:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 11:00AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 11:15AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.59 ft at 11:30AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 11:45AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 12:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 12:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 12:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 12:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 1:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 1:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 1:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.62 ft at 1:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 2:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.63 ft at 2:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 2:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 2:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 3:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 3:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 3:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 3:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.64 ft at 4:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.62 ft at 4:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.59 ft at 4:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.61 ft at 4:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.59 ft at 5:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.59 ft at 5:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 5:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 5:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 6:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.59 ft at 6:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 6:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 6:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 7:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 7:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 7:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 7:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 8:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.6 ft at 8:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 8:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 8:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 9:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 9:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 9:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 9:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 10:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 10:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.59 ft at 10:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 10:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 11:00PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 11:15PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 11:30PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 11:45PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 12:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 12:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 12:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 12:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 1:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.57 ft at 1:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 1:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 1:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.58 ft at 2:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 2:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 2:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 2:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 3:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 3:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 3:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 3:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 4:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 4:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 4:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 4:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 5:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 5:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 5:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 5:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 6:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 6:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.56 ft at 6:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 6:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 7:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 7:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 7:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 7:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 8:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 8:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 8:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 8:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 9:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 9:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 9:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 9:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 10:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 10:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 10:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 10:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 11:00AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 11:15AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.55 ft at 11:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 11:45AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 12:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 12:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 12:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 12:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 1:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 1:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 1:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 1:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 2:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.53 ft at 2:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.51 ft at 2:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.54 ft at 2:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 3:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 3:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 3:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 3:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 4:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 4:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.51 ft at 4:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.51 ft at 4:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.52 ft at 5:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.51 ft at 5:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.51 ft at 5:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.51 ft at 5:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.51 ft at 6:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 6:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 6:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 6:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.48 ft at 7:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 7:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.46 ft at 7:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 7:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 8:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 8:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 8:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 8:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 9:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 9:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 9:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.48 ft at 9:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 10:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 10:15PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 10:30PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.5 ft at 10:45PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 11:00PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 7.49 ft at 11:15PM Jul 19, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSCNS2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:52AM Jul 20, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 7.49 ft at 11:15 PM MDT 19-Jul-2019. Flood Stage is 18 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Cheyenne River near Scenic. 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: 21
Moderate Flood Stage: 20
Flood Stage: 18
Action Stage: 16
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 19.31 ft on 03/11/2011
(2) 19.25 ft on 05/16/2015
(3) 15.31 ft on 05/20/2011
(4) 15.16 ft on 07/02/2016
(5) 14.88 ft on 09/30/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.05 ft on 08/15/2017
(2) 12.38 ft on 02/11/2017
(3) 15.16 ft on 07/02/2016
(4) 19.25 ft on 05/16/2015
(5) 14.88 ft on 09/30/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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21 Major Flood Stage. Extensive flooding along the creek with inundation of structures and roads.
20 Moderate flood stage. Some inundation of structures and road near the creek are possible.
18 Flood stage. Water covers the fence line along the river. Flooding of agricultural land along the river.
16 Action Stage. Water will be out of the lower banks and will approach the fence line along the river. Flooding of pasture land occurs.
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Latitude: 43.898056° N, Longitude: 102.643611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 18 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 2432.37 2450.37 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available 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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