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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Arkansas Red-Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Walnut Creek (KS) at Albert are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - at Nekoma Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 25.7
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 24
Action Stage: 22
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 25.75 ft on 09/22/1959
(2) 25.14 ft on 07/25/1993
(3) 25.11 ft on 05/26/2019
(4) 24.94 ft on 03/23/1960
(5) 24.76 ft on 08/14/1961
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 25.11 ft on 05/26/2019
(2) 18.72 ft on 10/10/2018
(3) 13.75 ft on 04/20/2016
(4) 13.55 ft on 07/10/2014
(5) 16.57 ft on 06/30/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.50 ft on 10/12/1995
(2) 2.80 ft on 08/01/2000
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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 Significant widening of the channel to near 4000 feet can be expected. Overflows will cover cultivated land with possible flood impacts in Albert.
25 Looking downstream, from 130 Avenue bridge, the road running parallel to Walnut Creek on the left bank begins to flood.
24 Looking downstream, from 130 Avenue Bridge, the road that runs adjacent to Walnut Creek on the right bank begins to flood.
23 Right bank overflow begins over agricultural land.
22.5 Flooding of some agricultural lowlands begins especially on the left bank.
(1) Upstream
(2) Downstream
(3) Looking north at DCP gage house
(4) Looking northeast at wireweight gage
(5) Looking south

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