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Mississippi River At Rock Island (RCKI2)

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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: 15 Feet
Latest Stage: 4.52
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:Heat Advisory
NOTE:Forecasts for the Mississippi River at Rock Island are issued routinely year-round.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 22.70 ft on 05/02/2019
(2) 22.63 ft on 07/09/1993
(3) 22.48 ft on 04/28/1965
(4) 22.33 ft on 04/25/2001
(5) 22.00 ft on 03/10/1868
(6) 21.68 ft on 06/01/2019 (P)
(7) 21.49 ft on 06/16/2008
(8) 20.90 ft on 07/04/2014
(9) 20.71 ft on 04/22/2011
(10) 20.68 ft on 04/08/2019 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 21.68 ft on 06/01/2019 (P)
(2) 22.70 ft on 05/02/2019
(3) 20.68 ft on 04/08/2019 (P)
(4) 17.41 ft on 05/11/2018
(5) 17.07 ft on 05/31/2017
(6) 15.82 ft on 09/30/2016
(7) 13.75 ft on 06/17/2015
(8) 20.90 ft on 07/04/2014
(9) 19.12 ft on 04/21/2013
(10) 20.71 ft on 04/22/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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