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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Split Rock Creek at Corson are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 8.5
Action Stage: 7.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 19.01 ft on 09/12/2019
(2) 17.58 ft on 05/08/1993
(3) 16.16 ft on 06/17/2014
(4) 15.50 ft on 09/24/2010
(5) 15.00 ft on 04/08/1969
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.99 ft on 07/06/2022
(2) 3.07 ft on 03/24/2021
(3) 5.08 ft on 03/29/2020
(4) 19.01 ft on 09/12/2019
(5) 11.66 ft on 03/14/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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20 260th St begins to flood west of the bridge.
19 Water reaches the bottom of teh bridge on McHardy Rd.
16 McHardy Rd may begin to flood.
14 Highway 11 north of Corson begins to flood.
12.5 The athletic fields at Pioneer Park begin to flood.
11 The nursery near the mouth of Split Rock Creek begins flooding if the Big Sioux River is high enough to cause a backwater effect. Highway 11 north of Highway 42 can be flooded if Beaver Creek flows are also high.
9 The parking lot at the racetrack may be flooded and the lower portions of McHardy Park begins to flood.
8.5 Flooding of the lower lying agricultural land begins.
5.5 Portions of the short walking trail in McHardy Park begins to flood.
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