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Upper Iowa River At Bluffton (BLFI4)

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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.
Flood Stage: 14 Feet
Latest Stage: 3.89
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:None currently.
at Bluffton
Stage (ft)Observed: 4 ft at 1:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4 ft at 1:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4 ft at 1:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.04 ft at 1:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.04 ft at 2:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.03 ft at 2:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.03 ft at 2:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.03 ft at 2:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.04 ft at 3:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.03 ft at 3:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.03 ft at 3:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.03 ft at 3:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 4:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.01 ft at 4:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 4:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 4:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 5:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 5:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.01 ft at 5:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.01 ft at 5:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.01 ft at 6:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.01 ft at 6:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4 ft at 6:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.01 ft at 6:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 7:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 7:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 7:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.02 ft at 7:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.04 ft at 8:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.05 ft at 8:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.05 ft at 8:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.06 ft at 8:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.07 ft at 9:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.07 ft at 9:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.07 ft at 9:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.08 ft at 10:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.06 ft at 11:00AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.08 ft at 11:15AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.05 ft at 11:30AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.08 ft at 11:45AM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.09 ft at 12:00PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.09 ft at 12:15PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.06 ft at 12:30PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:45PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:00PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.08 ft at 1:15PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:30PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.1 ft at 1:45PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 2:00PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 2:15PM Aug 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4.13 ft at 2:30PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 2:45PM Aug 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4.13 ft at 3:00PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:15PM Aug 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4.13 ft at 3:30PM Aug 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4.13 ft at 3:45PM Aug 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4.13 ft at 4:00PM Aug 08, 2022Highest Observation: 4.13 ft at 4:15PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:30PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:45PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:00PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:15PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:30PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:45PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:00PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:15PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.11 ft at 6:30PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.1 ft at 6:45PM Aug 08, 2022Observed: 4.07 ft at 11:45AM Aug 09, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 6:00AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 6:15AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 6:30AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 6:45AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 7:00AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 7:15AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 7:30AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 7:45AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 8:00AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 8:15AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 8:30AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.96 ft at 8:45AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:00AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:01AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:15AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:30AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:45AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:00AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:15AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:30AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.94 ft at 10:45AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.94 ft at 11:00AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.94 ft at 11:15AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.94 ft at 11:30AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.94 ft at 11:45AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.94 ft at 12:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:01PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:46PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:46PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:46PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 5:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 5:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 5:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 5:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 5:46PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 6:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 6:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 6:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 6:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:46PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 9:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 9:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 9:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 9:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.91 ft at 9:46PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:47PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 11:00PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:15PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 11:30PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.9 ft at 11:32PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:45PM Aug 10, 2022USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBLFI4(plotting HGIR2) Graph Created (12:45AM Aug 11, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.89 ft at 11:45 PM CDT 10-Aug-2022. Flood Stage is 14 ft
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 11
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 18.30 ft on 03/27/1961
(2) 15.49 ft on 06/09/2008
(3) 15.35 ft on 06/21/1954
(4) 14.41 ft on 08/24/2016
(5) 13.56 ft on 06/23/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.41 ft on 08/24/2016
(2) 13.56 ft on 06/23/2013
(3) 10.48 ft on 03/24/2011
(4) 10.54 ft on 09/25/2010
(5) 15.49 ft on 06/09/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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