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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Soldier Creek near Topeka are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - near Delia Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 40
Moderate Flood Stage: 34
Flood Stage: 29
Action Stage: 24
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 34.67 ft on 10/02/2005
(2) 33.06 ft on 06/22/1951
(3) 27.75 ft on 05/07/2007
(4) 27.44 ft on 06/09/1982
(5) 25.90 ft on 07/27/1981
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.63 ft on 06/02/2011
(2) 17.09 ft on 07/05/2010
(3) 21.77 ft on 04/27/2009
(4) 27.75 ft on 05/07/2007
(5) 34.67 ft on 10/02/2005
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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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39.47 Brickyard Road bridge over the Soldier Creek floods.
34.5 Widespread flooding occurs and affects first floors of home and business along the creek.
29 Low land flooding from Grove to the Kansas River.

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