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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Vermillion River near Parker are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - near Parker Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Davis
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 11
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.14 ft on 05/08/1993
(2) 12.88 ft on 03/14/2019 (P)
(3) 12.57 ft on 06/16/1984
(4) 12.35 ft on 04/19/1995
(5) 12.33 ft on 03/28/1962
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.88 ft on 03/14/2019 (P)
(2) 11.50 ft on 06/21/2018
(3) 3.56 ft on 08/26/2017
(4) 5.93 ft on 04/28/2016
(5) 8.62 ft on 07/07/2015
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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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15.5 The bridge on Highway 44 just northwest of Parker is overtopped.
14 The bridge on 274th Street at the gage is overtopped.
13.5 Water reaches the bottom of the bridge on Highway 44 northwest of Parker.
12 Water reaches the bottom of the bridge on 274th Street at the gauge, numerous county and township roads begin flooding, and Thunder Valley drag strip starts to see flooding of fields and the grandstand areas.
11.5 456th Avenue and 276th Street east of Parker will be flooded.
11 Major agricultural flooding begins, and a few county and township roads will begin to flood.
10 Moderate flooding of agricultural land begins.
9 Minor flooding of agricultural land begins.
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(1) Upstream View
(2) Downstream View

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