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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Sappa Creek near Stamford are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Vertical datum height estimated from NGVD29 to NAVD88 using the NGS VERTCON conversion program

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Upstream Gauge - near Beaver City Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 26
Moderate Flood Stage: 22
Flood Stage: 19
Action Stage: 17
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 22.13 ft on 06/24/1966
(2) 20.10 ft on 06/22/1947
(3) 18.00 ft on 07/19/1944
(4) 17.10 ft on 07/19/1951
(5) 17.08 ft on 03/24/1960
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.68 ft on 05/25/2020
(2) 16.55 ft on 05/27/2019
(3) 10.47 ft on 06/20/2018
(4) 9.61 ft on 05/20/2017
(5) 9.19 ft on 06/01/2016
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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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26 Flood waters will cover several county roads along the creek and the bridge south of Flynn Junction. Several farm outbuildings and houses south of the creek will be threatened.
25 Water begins to impact the bottom of the bridge at the gage site.
22 The county road, known as F road, going south of the gage site begins to flood.
19 Flooding occurs over agricultural low land areas primarily south of the creek
(1) Upstream View
(2) Upstream View
(3) Gage House
(4) Downstream View
(5) Upstream South Bank View
(6) Downstream View
(7) Gauge House
(8) Cantilever Gauge
(9) Wire Weight Gauge

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