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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Arkansas Red-Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Rattlesnake Creek (KS) near Zenith are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - near Macksville Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 19
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 17
Action Stage: 16
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 19.90 ft on 07/18/1993
(2) 17.24 ft on 05/29/2019
(3) 17.18 ft on 07/02/1999
(4) 16.56 ft on 03/25/2000
(5) 16.44 ft on 07/16/2020
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.44 ft on 07/16/2020
(2) 16.39 ft on 06/25/2019
(3) 17.24 ft on 05/29/2019
(4) 15.98 ft on 10/10/2018
(5) 15.44 ft on 05/29/2015
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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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20 Rising water will overtop bridge.
18 Water is near the bottom of bridge. Road south of bridge is overtopped by rising waters.
17 Road south of bridge is threatened by inundation.
16 Low lying areas near gage begin to flood. There are no communities affected by the flooding. However, flooding does have an effect on the Quivira Wildlife Refuge. Most of the roads in the area are low lying dirt roads that would be affected by flooding. Some livestock are pastured on the floodplain.
(1) Upstream View at River Gage
(2) Downstream View at River Gage
(3) River Gage View Looking North

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104 Airport Rd
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 225-6514
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