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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Bow Creek near Stockton 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: 13.6
Moderate Flood Stage: 12
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 14.29 ft on 06/19/2010
(2) 13.63 ft on 08/28/2014
(3) 13.60 ft on 07/12/1951
(4) 13.51 ft on 05/20/1969
(5) 13.49 ft on 05/27/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.93 ft on 07/27/2020
(2) 9.88 ft on 05/28/2019
(3) 10.55 ft on 05/29/2018
(4) 10.38 ft on 10/03/2017
(5) 12.65 ft on 09/05/2016
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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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14.3 A maximum height of 14.3 feet was reached on June 19, 2010.
12 Highway 183 and 3 Road will both remain passible, but most county gravel roads that cross the Bow Creek between Highway 183 and 3 Road will be flooded.
9 Water overflows both banks of the river and flows into adjacent agricultural lowland. Gravel county roads along and crossing the Bow Creek both upstream and downstream of the Highway 183 gauge site will begin to flood. Several of the roads that will flood include: A Road, B Road, and 17 Road.
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