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NOTE: Station Numbers for Iowa precipitation gages have changed (see list).


Current Conditions for Iowa: Streamflow -- 206 site(s) found

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Number
Station name Date/Time Gage
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Dis-
charge,
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Long-
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median
flow
1/21
Group Undefined
05386400 MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT BROWNSVILLE, MN  01/21 19:45 CST 31.28 --     --- 
05420400 Mississippi River at Lock and Dam 13 nr Fulton, IL  01/21 20:30 CST 5.43 --     --- 
06485500 BIG SIOUX R AT AKRON,IA  01/21 20:00 CST 7.13 Ice 110 
06485950 BIG SIOUX RIVER AT SIOUX CITY, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 10.48 Ice 1,750 
Group Upper Mississippi Basin
05387320 Upper Iowa River at Lime Springs, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 4.47 --     --- 
05387405 Upper Iowa River at Kendallville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.67 --     --- 
05387440 Upper Iowa River at Bluffton, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 4.08 Ice 93.0 
05387490 Dry Run Creek near Decorah, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 13.73 --     --- 
05387500 Upper Iowa River at Decorah, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 2.02 Ice 90.0 
05388250 Upper Iowa River near Dorchester, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 7.28 Ice 204 
05388310 Waterloo Creek near Dorchester, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 7.52 --     --- 
05389000 Yellow River near Ion, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 5.12 Ice 48.0 
05389400 Bloody Run Creek near Marquette, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.95 9.13 15.0 
05389500 Mississippi River at McGregor, IA 
      [stage-only period of record]  01/21 19:45 CST 8.56 --     --- 
05411500 Mississippi River at Clayton, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 12.40 --     --- 
Group Turkey-Maquoketa Basin
05411600 Turkey River at Spillville, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 2.62 Ice 30.0 
05411850 Turkey River near Eldorado, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 5.45 Ice 125 
05411900 Otter Creek at Elgin, IA  11/09 12:00 CST Dis Dis 36.0 
05412020 Turkey River above French Hollow Cr at Elkader, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 5.38 Ice 217 
05412400 Volga River at Littleport, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 4.03 Ice 96.0 
05412500 Turkey River at Garber, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 6.83 Ice 330 
05414400 Middle Fk Little Maquoketa R nr Rickardsville, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 9.66 --     --- 
05416900 Maquoketa River at Manchester, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 3.65 Ice 101 
05418400 North Fork Maquoketa River near Fulton, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.83 Ice 206 
05418500 Maquoketa River near Maquoketa, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 11.66 Ice 530 
05418720 Maquoketa River near Green Island, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.86 Bkw 1,590 
Group Mississippi-Wapsipinison-Crow Basin
05420460 Beaver Slough at 3rd Street at Clinton, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 11.09 --     --- 
05420500 Mississippi River at Clinton, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 9.61 41,100 23,800 
05420680 Wapsipinicon River near Tripoli, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 7.49 Ice 60.0 
05420850 Little Wapsipinicon River near Oran, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 82.22 --     --- 
05421000 Wapsipinicon River at Independence, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 4.61 Ice 144 
05421740 Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 5.57 Ice 510 
05421760 Wapsipinicon River at Oxford Mills, IA  10/02 09:30 CDT Dis --     --- 
05421890 Silver Creek at Welton, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 81.18 --     --- 
05422000 Wapsipinicon River near De Witt, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 5.57 Ice 535 
05422470 Crow Creek at Bettendorf, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.74 --     --- 
05422600 Duck Creek at DC Golf Course at Davenport, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 3.54 Ice 13.0 
Group Iowa Basin
05448400 West Main Drainage Ditch 1 and 2 near Britt, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 75.94 --     --- 
05449500 Iowa River near Rowan, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 4.19 Ice 33.0 
05451080 South Fork Iowa River near Blairsburg, IA 
      [downstream pressure sensor]  01/21 20:00 CST 3.52 --     --- 
      [upstream pressure sensor]  01/21 20:00 CST 3.68 --     --- 
05451210 South Fork Iowa River NE of New Providence, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 2.65 Ice 24.0 
05451500 Iowa River at Marshalltown, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 9.70 Ice 180 
05451700 Timber Creek near Marshalltown, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.69 Ice 24.0 
05451770 Iowa River at County Highway E49 near Tama, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.00 Ice 409 
05451900 Richland Creek near Haven, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 11.22 Ice 12.0 
05451955 Stein Creek near Clutier, IA  01/21 19:30 CST 66.58 --     --- 
05452000 Salt Creek near Elberon, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 6.16 Ice 43.0 
05452200 Walnut Creek near Hartwick, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.62 Ice 12.0 
05452500 Iowa River near Belle Plaine, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.67 Ice 330 
05453000 Big Bear Creek at Ladora, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 11.22 Ice 37.0 
05453100 Iowa River at Marengo, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 6.24 Ice 540 
05453200 Price Creek at Amana, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 80.81 --     --- 
05453520 Iowa River below Coralville Dam nr Coralville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 49.15 290 693 
05454000 Rapid Creek near Iowa City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.61 2.71 4.70 
05454090 Muddy Creek at Coralville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.41 3.92 3.50 
05454220 Clear Creek near Oxford, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 3.24 Ice 16.0 
05454300 Clear Creek near Coralville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.39 Ice 22.0 
05454500 Iowa River at Iowa City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 9.30 275 673 
05455010 South Branch Ralston Creek at Iowa City, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 2.87 --     --- 
05455100 Old Mans Creek near Iowa City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 1.43 Ice 33.0 
05455230 Deep River at Deep River, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 67.28 --     --- 
05455500 English River at Kalona, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.63 Ice 86.0 
05455700 Iowa River near Lone Tree, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 4.74 Ice 900 
05465500 Iowa River at Wapello, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 11.79 Ice 3,900 
05465700 Iowa River at Oakville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 1.41 Ice 4,770 
Group Cedar Basin
05457440 Deer Creek near Carpenter, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 78.01 --     --- 
05457505 Cedar River at Osage, IA  10/02 09:45 CDT 14.50 --     --- 
05457700 Cedar River at Charles City, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 2.65 Ice 228 
05458000 Little Cedar River near Ionia, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 3.07 Ice 35.0 
05458300 Cedar River at Waverly, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 4.97 --     --- 
      [Argonaut]  01/21 20:15 CST 3.57 --     --- 
      [from VELQ]  01/21 20:15 CST -- 629 340 
05458500 Cedar River at Janesville, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 1.93 Ice 300 
05458900 West Fork Cedar River at Finchford, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 6.29 Ice 110 
05459490 Spring Creek near Mason City, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 80.91 --     --- 
05459500 Winnebago River at Mason City, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 3.22 Ice 46.0 
05460000 Clear Lake at Clear Lake, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 4.50 --     --- 
05460100 Willow Creek near Mason City, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 85.78 --     --- 
05460400 Shell Rock River near Rockford, IA  10/02 09:45 CDT 8.82 --     --- 
05462000 Shell Rock River at Shell Rock, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 7.70 Ice 230 
05463000 Beaver Creek at New Hartford, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.71 Ice 48.0 
05463050 Cedar River at Cedar Falls, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 78.70 Ice 2,650 
05463500 Black Hawk Creek at Hudson, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 5.61 Ice 42.0 
05464000 Cedar River at Waterloo, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.56 Ice 930 
05464220 Wolf Creek near Dysart, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 2.51 Ice 60.0 
05464315 Cedar River at Vinton, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 2.65 Ice 1,950 
05464420 Cedar River at Blairs Ferry Road at Palo, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 2.14 Ice 2,090 
05464480 Cedar River at Edgewood Road at Cedar Rapids, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.07 --     --- 
05464500 Cedar River at Cedar Rapids, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.28 Ice 1,090 
05464730 Cedar River below Indian Creek at Cedar Rapids, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 0.97 --     --- 
    01/07 15:45 CST -- Ice 11,300 
05464780 Cedar River at Cedar Bluff, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.38 Ice 1,980 
0546494140 WB Wapsinonoc Cr abv Baker Ave at West Branch, IA  01/21 20:00 CST Dis --     --- 
0546494150 Unnamed Trb to WB Wapsinonoc Cr at West Branch, IA  01/21 20:00 CST Dis --     --- 
0546494170 WB Wapsinonoc Cr at College St at West Branch, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.85 4.08     --- 
05464942 Hoover Cr at Hoover Nat Hist Site, West Branch, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 1.57 Ice .68 
05465000 Cedar River near Conesville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 6.09 Ice 1,800 
Group Skunk-Lower Mississippi Basin
05469860 Mud Lake Drainage Ditch 71 at Jewell, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 81.01 --     --- 
05469990 Keigley Branch near Story City, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 82.65 --     --- 
05470000 South Skunk River near Ames, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.39 Ice 22.0 
05470500 Squaw Creek at Ames, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 0.77 Ice 13.0 
05471000 South Skunk River below Squaw Creek near Ames, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 10.08 Ice 43.0 
05471050 South Skunk River at Colfax, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 7.09 Ice 148 
05471200 Indian Creek near Mingo, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 3.88 Ice 38.0 
05471500 South Skunk River near Oskaloosa, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 8.00 Ice 252 
05472390 Middle Creek near Lacey, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 77.03 --     --- 
05472500 North Skunk River near Sigourney, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 3.65 Ice 134 
05473065 Skunk River at Merrimac, IA  10/19 12:15 CDT 2.87 653 735 
05473400 Cedar Creek near Oakland Mills, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 3.06 Ice 59.0 
05473450 Big Creek North of Mount Pleasant, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 3.99 58.7 9.60 
05474000 Skunk River at Augusta, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 0.69 Ice 540 
Group Upper Des Moines Basin
05476500 Des Moines River at Estherville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 7.49 --     --- 
05476590 Des Moines River at Emmetsburg, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 1.59 Ice 42.0 
05476735 Pilot Creek at County Hwy P15 near Rolfe, IA  01/21 20:15 CST Dis --     --- 
05476750 Des Moines River at Humboldt, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 4.13 Ice 174 
05478265 East Fork Des Moines River near Algona, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 6.85 Ice 44.0 
05479000 East Fork Des Moines River at Dakota City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 8.06 Ice 62.0 
05480080 Lizard Creek near Fort Dodge, IA  01/21 20:15 CST Ssn --     --- 
05480500 Des Moines River at Fort Dodge, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 4.48 Ice 195 
05480820 Boone River near Goldfield, IA  01/21 20:15 CST -- Ice 35.0 
      [stage-only period of record]  10/24 09:15 CDT 9.70 --     --- 
05480930 White Fox Creek at Clarion, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 83.79 --     --- 
05481000 Boone River near Webster City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.15 Ice 52.0 
05481300 Des Moines River near Stratford, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.91 Ice 492 
05481510 Bluff Creek at Pilot Mound, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 80.12 --     --- 
05481650 Des Moines River near Saylorville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.43 375 625 
05481950 Beaver Creek near Grimes, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 3.44 Ice 32.0 
05482000 Des Moines River at 2nd Avenue at Des Moines, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 12.95 665 631 
Group Raccoon Basin
05482300 North Raccoon River near Sac City, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 6.96 Ice 64.0 
05482315 Black Hawk Lake at Lake View, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 7.48 --     --- 
05482430 North Raccoon River near Lanesboro, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 8.44 --     --- 
05482500 North Raccoon River near Jefferson, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 4.79 Ice 120 
05483318 Brushy Fork Creek near Templeton, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 67.52 --     --- 
05483349 Middle Raccoon River Tributary at Carroll, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 15.49 --     --- 
05483450 Middle Raccoon River near Bayard, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 10.09 Ice 75.0 
05483470 Lake Panorama at Panora, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 45.58 --     --- 
05483600 Middle Raccoon River at Panora, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 4.24 68.0 64.0 
05484000 South Raccoon River at Redfield, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 3.29 Ice 116 
05484500 Raccoon River at Van Meter, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.17 Ice 260 
05484600 Raccoon River near West Des Moines, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 27.16 Ice     --- 
05484650 Raccoon River at 63rd Street at Des Moines, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 22.10 Ice 446 
05484800 Walnut Creek at Des Moines, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 3.46 Ice 14.0 
05484900 Raccoon River at Fleur Drive at Des Moines, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 2.41 Ice 383 
Group Lower Des Moines-Fox Basin
05485500 Des Moines River blw Raccoon Riv at Des Moines, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 10.16 969 1,290 
05485605 Fourmile Creek near Ankeny, IA DS1  01/21 20:15 CST 1.18 Ice 15.0 
05485640 Fourmile Creek at Des Moines, IA  01/21 19:30 CST 3.93 Ice 14.0 
05486000 North River near Norwalk, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 4.98 Ice 29.0 
05486490 Middle River near Indianola, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 7.16 Ice 42.0 
05487470 South River near Ackworth, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 6.09 Ice 25.0 
05487520 Des Moines River near Swan, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 44.91 --     --- 
      [STGQ]  01/21 20:15 CST -- Ice 3,170 
05487980 White Breast Creek near Dallas, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 6.54 Ice 18.0 
05488110 Des Moines River near Pella, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 83.42 494 1,580 
05488200 English Creek near Knoxville, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 9.02 Ice 6.00 
05488500 Des Moines River near Tracy, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 2.59 984 1,540 
05489000 Cedar Creek near Bussey, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 4.39 Ice 25.0 
05489490 Bear Creek at Ottumwa, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 79.66 --     --- 
05489500 Des Moines River at Ottumwa, IA  01/21 20:20 CST 0.82 Ice 2,120 
05490500 Des Moines River at Keosauqua, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 10.49 Ice 2,250 
05494300 Fox River at Bloomfield, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.11 Bkw 7.00 
Group Big Sioux Basin
06483290 Rock River below Tom Creek at Rock Rapids, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 8.01 Ice 75.0 
06483495 Burr Oak Creek near Perkins, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 10.83 --     --- 
06483500 Rock River near Rock Valley, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.42 Ice 34.0 
Group Upper Missouri-Perry-Floyd-Monona-Harrison Basin
06486000 Missouri River at Sioux City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 10.09 23,600 16,100 
06599900 Perry Creek near Millnerville, IA 
      [stage-only period of record]  01/21 19:45 CST 1.24 --     --- 
06599950 Perry Creek near Hinton, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 16.92 --     --- 
06600000 Perry Creek at 38th Street at Sioux City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 6.96 --     --- 
06600030 Little Floyd River near Sanborn, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 81.11 --     --- 
06600100 Floyd River at Alton, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.78 75.0 7.40 
06600500 Floyd River at James, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 9.89 Ice 32.0 
06601200 Missouri River at Decatur, NE  01/21 20:00 CST 18.64 24,000 17,600 
06602020 West Fork Ditch at Hornick, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 8.00 Ice 21.0 
06602190 Elliott Creek at Lawton, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 72.61 --     --- 
06602400 Monona-Harrison Ditch near Turin, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.66 Ice 83.0 
Group Little Sioux-Soldier Basin
06604000 Spirit Lake near Orleans, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 14.21 --     --- 
06604200 West Okoboji Lake at Lakeside Lab near Milford, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 4.19 --     --- 
06604440 Little Sioux River at 300th St near Spencer, IA  10/02 10:15 CDT 5.00 135 35.0 
06605000 Ocheyedan River near Spencer, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 2.93 Ice 38.0 
06605750 Willow Creek near Cornell, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 82.05 --     --- 
06605850 Little Sioux River at Linn Grove, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 15.51 Ice 140 
06606600 Little Sioux River at Correctionville, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.50 Ice 120 
06607200 Maple River at Mapleton, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.93 Ice 60.0 
06607500 Little Sioux River near Turin, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 8.39 Ice 330 
06608500 Soldier River at Pisgah, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 4.52 Ice 40.0 
Group Boyer-Middle Missouri Basin
06609100 Missouri River at Blair, NE  01/21 20:00 CST 13.01 --     --- 
06609500 Boyer River at Logan, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 5.27 Ice 86.0 
06609560 Willow Creek near Soldier, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 66.19 --     --- 
06610000 Missouri River at Omaha, NE  01/21 20:00 CST 12.97 27,300 17,300 
06807000 Missouri River at Nebraska City, NE  01/21 20:00 CST 8.21 32,500 21,000 
Group Nishnabotna-Lower Missouri Basin
06805600 Missouri River at Plattsmouth, NE  01/21 20:15 CST 13.77 --     --- 
06807410 West Nishnabotna River at Hancock, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.14 Ice 89.0 
06808500 West Nishnabotna River at Randolph, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 9.46 Ice 200 
06808820 West Nishnabotna River near Riverton, IA  10/02 10:30 CDT 9.84 460 482 
06809210 East Nishnabotna River near Atlantic, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 3.48 Ice 55.0 
06809500 East Nishnabotna River at Red Oak, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 6.86 Ice 109 
06810000 Nishnabotna River above Hamburg, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 9.68 Ice 359 
06810030 Main Ditch Number Six at Levee Rd near Hamburg, IA 
      [downstream pressure sensor]  01/21 20:15 CST Ssn --     --- 
      [upstream pressure sensor]  01/21 20:15 CST Ssn --     --- 
06810070 Missouri River at Brownville, NE  01/21 20:15 CST 23.25 --     --- 
06811760 Tarkio River near Elliott, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 2.60 --     --- 
06811800 East Tarkio Creek near Stanton, IA  01/21 20:30 CST 0.48 --     --- 
06811875 Snake Creek near Yorktown, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 80.62 --     --- 
06813500 Missouri River at Rulo, NE  01/21 20:30 CST 7.10 32,500 22,000 
06816290 West Nodaway River at Massena, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 65.93 --     --- 
06817000 Nodaway River at Clarinda, IA  01/21 20:15 CST 10.79 Ice 65.0 
Group Grand-Chariton Basin
06819185 East Fork 102 River at Bedford, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 10.90 Ice 5.40 
06898000 Thompson River at Davis City, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 0.85 Ice 39.0 
06903400 Chariton River near Chariton, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 4.34 Ice 7.50 
06903700 South Fork Chariton River near Promise City, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 2.96 Ice 8.10 
06903880 Rathbun Lake near Rathbun, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 903.00 --     --- 
06903900 Chariton River near Rathbun, IA  01/21 20:00 CST 2.00 1.06 21.0 
06904010 Chariton River near Moulton, IA  01/21 19:45 CST 18.54 Ice 52.0 

Data status codes:
  --     Parameter not determined
  Bkw     Flow affected by backwater
  Dis     Data-collection discontinued
  Ice     Ice affected
  Ssn     Parameter monitored seasonally