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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the North Central River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Mississippi River at Hwy 610 in Brooklyn Park are issued routinely during the navigation season, and as needed at other times of the year.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 16
Moderate Flood Stage: 14
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 8
Low Flow (in KCFS): 2.3

Historic Crests
(1) 19.53 ft on 04/17/1965
(2) 17.51 ft on 04/14/1952
(3) 16.84 ft on 04/14/1969
(4) 16.44 ft on 04/09/1997
(5) 15.87 ft on 04/20/2023 (P)
(6) 15.77 ft on 04/15/2001
(7) 14.61 ft on 05/02/1975
(8) 13.82 ft on 05/11/1950
(9) 13.19 ft on 04/06/1986
(10) 13.16 ft on 03/31/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 15.87 ft on 04/20/2023 (P)
(2) 12.95 ft on 05/18/2022
(3) 8.75 ft on 04/15/2021
(4) 11.87 ft on 04/06/2020
(5) 13.16 ft on 03/31/2019
(6) 10.40 ft on 04/27/2018
(7) 9.94 ft on 10/10/2017
(8) 12.72 ft on 06/23/2014
(9) 10.95 ft on 06/29/2013
(10) 11.65 ft on 06/02/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.25 ft on 08/21/2021
(2) 0.46 ft on 09/07/1976
(3) 0.75 ft on 09/19/2023
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  • Navigation season forecasts began Sep 8, 2022, in addition to low water forecasts.
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    The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
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