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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Moreau River (SD) near Whitehorse are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - near Faith Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 25
Moderate Flood Stage: 23
Flood Stage: 21
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 27.79 ft on 03/25/2019 (P)
(2) 27.68 ft on 03/21/1997
(3) 26.92 ft on 03/20/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 27.79 ft on 03/25/2019 (P)
(2) 10.27 ft on 02/26/2017
(3) 8.69 ft on 04/20/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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25.8 Major flooding of rural and pasture lands will occur as the banks on both sides of the river will be overtopped
25 The water level will reach the low steel on the highway bridge at the gauging location. Water is over the road on both sides of the bridge
23 Large amounts of pasture land on the right bank of the river are flooded
21 Low-lying pasture lands along the river begin to flood
Photos
(1) looking upstream
(2) looking downstream

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824 Brown County 14 South
Aberdeen, SD 57401
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