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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Salt Creek (LNDK1) at Lyndon 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: 24
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 17.20 ft on 05/07/2007
(2) 16.24 ft on 05/27/2016
(3) 15.65 ft on 04/30/2019
(4) 15.08 ft on 04/27/2016
(5) 14.37 ft on 05/24/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.52 ft on 06/23/2019
(2) 11.94 ft on 05/21/2019
(3) 12.67 ft on 05/08/2019
(4) 15.65 ft on 04/30/2019
(5) 16.24 ft on 05/27/2016
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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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23.6 Water overflows the top of the U.S. Highway 75 bridge deck over the Salt Creek.
18.5 Water reaches the bottom of the U.S. Highway 75 bridge about a half mile south of Lyndon.
16 South Berryton Road floods 3 miles east of Lyndon.
14.31 Water overflows the north bank of the creek and flows into fields north of Salt Creek just east of the Highway 75 bridge.
10 Minor low land flooding begins in farm field just west of the Highway 75 bridge.

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