Skip Navigation Link  
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
Image background of Navigation bar Left
Navigation Bar End Cap


This probabilistic forecast is issued by the North Central River Forecast Center.
tab left off Hydrograph tab right off tab left off River at a Glance tab right off tab left off Download tab right off tab left on tab right on
About this graph
Forecasts for the Wintering River below Karlsruhe are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
Return to Area Map

Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 1512
Moderate Flood Stage: 1511
Flood Stage: 1509
Action Stage: 1508
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 1,514.60 ft on 03/17/1995
(2) 1,513.23 ft on 04/07/1949
(3) 1,511.85 ft on 04/22/1979
(4) 1,511.35 ft on 04/11/1969
(5) 1,510.71 ft on 04/15/2009
Show More Historic Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 1,506.01 ft on 10/17/2020
(2) 1,506.91 ft on 11/05/2019
(3) 1,507.02 ft on 03/27/2018
(4) 1,508.39 ft on 03/27/2017
(5) 1,504.46 ft on 02/20/2016
Show More Recent Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
KML Image
Gauge LocationGauge Map Marker
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.
Flood Impacts & Photos Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
1506.2 At this level bankfull conditions exist in some locations. Higher levels only flood agricultural lowlands. No towns flooded at this level. County roads may become flooded at higher levels.
(1) Wintering River near Karlsruhe-Upstream View
(2) Wintering River near Karlsruhe-Downstream View

Other Real-time and/or Archive Data Sources:

Additional Information Collapse
How low could the river get?
Collaborative Agencies Collapse
The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
NWS Information
National Weather Service
Bismarck Weather Forecast Office
2301 University Drive, Building 27
Bismarck, ND 58502-1016
(701) 250-4224
Ask Questions/Webmaster
Page last modified: 2-Nov-2020 7:29 PM
Privacy Policy
About Us
Career Opportunities