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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Elkhorn River at Ewing are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Neligh
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.26 ft on 06/14/2010
(2) 11.32 ft on 06/23/1947
(3) 11.09 ft on 05/29/1995
(4) 10.74 ft on 04/07/1949
(5) 10.66 ft on 03/29/1960
(6) 10.65 ft on 05/18/1951
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.72 ft on 05/22/2017
(2) 6.19 ft on 04/21/2016
(3) 5.16 ft on 06/16/2015
(4) 4.79 ft on 06/13/2014
(5) 4.86 ft on 05/30/2013
(6) 5.29 ft on 04/30/2012
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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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12 Major flood stage. Significant flooding of agricultural land along the river. Northern potions of Ewing may be impacted by flooding.
10 Moderate flood stage. Widespread flooding of agricultural land along the river. Structures and roads along the Elkhorm River may be flooded.
9.5 Minor flooding should be anticipated along and near the Elkhorn River. Residents of Ewing should take precautions to protect property and livestock.
9 Minor flooding can be expected as the Elkhorn River overflows into nearby agricultural land and low lying areas.
Photos
(1) Elkhorn River at Ewing - downstream side of the bridge
(2) Elkhorn River at Ewing - Gage house
(3) Elkhorn River at Ewing - looking upstream from the bridge

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