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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Mud Creek at Sweetwater 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: 21
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16.5
Action Stage: 15
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 23.20 ft on 06/22/1947
(2) 21.95 ft on 03/14/2019
(3) 20.07 ft on 06/24/1968
(4) 19.50 ft on 03/07/1993
(5) 19.10 ft on 02/25/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.42 ft on 05/25/2020
(2) 21.95 ft on 03/14/2019
(3) 10.77 ft on 06/20/2018
(4) 11.29 ft on 08/17/2017
(5) 8.57 ft on 05/10/2016
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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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21.88 Floodwaters begin to impact the bottom of the bridge at the gage site. Highway 2 will be under water and closed in several locations between Hazard and Ravenna.
21 The railroad bridge near the site acts as a dam at 20.5 feet which will result in backwater. Highway 2 will be underwater between Hazard and Ravenna in several locations.
20 Widespread flooding occurs in agricultural land adjacent to the river. Highway 2 will be inundated between Hazard and Sweetwater. Access to Ravenna from the south will be cut off as Highway 68 will be under water. A house downstream of the gauge house on Keystone Road will begin to flood.
18 There will be widespread lowland flooding and Highway 68 access to Ravenna will be under water. In addition, water may encroach on Highway 2 between Hazard and Sweetwater.
16.5 Flooding occurs in pastures and agricultural land.
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