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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Arkansas Red-Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Ninnescah River near Murdock are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Vertical Datum updated from NGVD29 to NAVD88 by gauge owner.

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Upstream Gauge - at Pratt Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Peck
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 6
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 12.84 ft on 10/31/1979
(2) 11.93 ft on 10/11/1973
(3) 11.87 ft on 06/26/1957
(4) 11.86 ft on 05/16/1957
(5) 11.51 ft on 10/10/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.79 ft on 07/08/2023 (P)
(2) 9.36 ft on 06/01/2022
(3) 6.67 ft on 03/23/2021
(4) 5.14 ft on 05/13/2020
(5) 8.52 ft on 06/16/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 3.38 ft on 12/11/2012
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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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12 Considerable flooding of pastureland occurs with greatest extent over the pastureland adjacent to left upstream and right downstream banks.
10 Considerable flooding occurs along the right upstream bank and left downstream bank. Less overflows occurs along right downstream bank. Expect flooding of pastureland near SE 160th Avenue Bridge.
9 Minor overflow occurs along both banks. However, on the south side of the banks near the river bridge on SE 160th Avenue, flooding spreads out into pastureland to the extent of 1000ft.
8 Minor flooding occurs along the right upstream bank affecting pastureland and along left downstream bank.
(1) Looking south upstream, stage 4.12 ft
(2) Looking north downstream, stage 4.12 ft
(3) Looking west at DCP gage house
(4) Looking east across SE 60th bridge over river

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