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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the North Central River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the St. Croix River near Danbury are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Vertical datum height surveyed by the USGS

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 10
Moderate Flood Stage: 8.5
Flood Stage: 7
Action Stage: 6
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 11.75 ft on 06/18/2018
(2) 8.72 ft on 04/24/2001
(3) 8.57 ft on 07/13/2016
(4) 8.22 ft on 05/06/1950
(5) 7.47 ft on 06/06/1944
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 3.60 ft on 04/14/2022
(2) 5.02 ft on 03/14/2021
(3) 4.78 ft on 10/01/2019
(4) 5.59 ft on 04/24/2019
(5) 11.75 ft on 06/18/2018
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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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17.05 HWY 35 Riverside bridge deck elevation measured by USGS.
12 Operational limit of gauge as instrument shelf is 11.3'
9 Bridges over St. Croix River north and south of Danbury close when stage is around 9 feet. River floods Highway 35 just north of the Riverside Landing Park. Flood water flows over the east approach to the HWY 48/HWY 77 bridge.
8.5 Flood waters inundate northbound lane of WI Hwy 35 north of Riverside Park. Water flows over MN Hwy 48 west of the St. Croix River Bridge.
7 Water begins to spread into picnic grounds near the gage near Highway 35.
5 Minor low land flooding. Boat ramp at confluence of Yellow River underwater. Considered bankfull stage.

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