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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the North Central River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Yellow River at Plymouth 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: 15
Moderate Flood Stage: 14
Flood Stage: 13
Action Stage: 11
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 17.65 ft on 02/23/2018 (P)
(2) 17.13 ft on 10/12/1954
(3) 16.37 ft on 03/16/1982
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.01 ft on 06/28/2021 (P)
(2) 17.65 ft on 02/23/2018 (P)
(3) 10.36 ft on 11/20/2017 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.80 ft on 01/01/1953
(2) 3.93 ft on 07/18/2012
(3) 4.03 ft on 09/06/2020
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17 There are extensive flooding problems throughout Plymouth.
16 Residential areas and high school property flood. Water from 1 to 3 feet deep affects southern and eastern sections of the city.
15 Flooding begins of commercial property along Laporte and Garro Streets.
14.5 The parking lot on Laporte Street begins to flood.
14 A small trailer park near the Jefferson Street bridge begins to flood.
13.5 Some residential and commercial properties near the Jefferson Street Bridge begin to flood.
13 The right bank of the Yellow River overflows with some city streets...low lying county roads and back yards along Laporte Street in Plymouth flooding. Low lying agricultural areas flood as well.
(1) Upstream view from gauge site
(2) Downstream view from gauge site

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