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


Current Conditions for Iowa: Streamflow -- 201 site(s) found

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Number
Station name Date/Time Gage
height,
feet
Dis-
charge,
ft3/s
Long-
term
median
flow
9/24
Group Undefined
05386400 MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT BROWNSVILLE, MN  09/24 11:45 CDT 31.76 --     --- 
05420400 Mississippi River at Lock and Dam 13 nr Fulton, IL  09/24 12:00 CDT 11.27 --     --- 
06485500 BIG SIOUX R AT AKRON,IA  09/24 12:00 CDT -- 31,100 381 
      [Radar]  09/24 12:00 CDT 21.77 --     --- 
06485950 BIG SIOUX RIVER AT SIOUX CITY, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT -- 25,400 1,500 
      [Radar]  09/24 11:45 CDT 28.80 --     --- 
Group Upper Mississippi Basin
05387320 Upper Iowa River at Lime Springs, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 6.58 --     --- 
05387405 Upper Iowa River at Kendallville, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 6.21 --     --- 
05387440 Upper Iowa River at Bluffton, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 5.79 1,460 133 
05387490 Dry Run Creek near Decorah, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 14.42 --     --- 
05387500 Upper Iowa River at Decorah, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 4.13 1,860 157 
05388250 Upper Iowa River near Dorchester, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 10.34 2,900 312 
05388310 Waterloo Creek near Dorchester, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 7.38 --     --- 
05389000 Yellow River near Ion, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 6.91 760 75.0 
05389400 Bloody Run Creek near Marquette, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 5.53 203 20.0 
05389500 Mississippi River at McGregor, IA 
      [stage-only period of record]  09/24 11:15 CDT 10.13 --     --- 
05411500 Mississippi River at Clayton, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 12.97 --     --- 
Group Turkey-Maquoketa Basin
05411600 Turkey River at Spillville, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 4.80 684 62.0 
05411850 Turkey River near Eldorado, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 9.49 3,210 145 
05412020 Turkey River above French Hollow Cr at Elkader, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 10.20 4,580 289 
05412400 Volga River at Littleport, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 7.31 1,210 96.0 
05412500 Turkey River at Garber, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 13.74 7,540 423 
05414400 Middle Fk Little Maquoketa R nr Rickardsville, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 10.54 --     --- 
05416900 Maquoketa River at Manchester, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 7.17 943 100 
05418400 North Fork Maquoketa River near Fulton, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 5.32 996 257 
05418500 Maquoketa River near Maquoketa, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 16.31 4,660 644 
05418720 Maquoketa River near Green Island, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 9.67 6,680 1,010 
Group Mississippi-Wapsipinison-Crow Basin
05420460 Beaver Slough at 3rd Street at Clinton, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 16.36 --     --- 
05420500 Mississippi River at Clinton, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 14.03 95,000 32,300 
05420680 Wapsipinicon River near Tripoli, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 13.80 3,780 49.0 
05420850 Little Wapsipinicon River near Oran, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 84.59 --     --- 
05421000 Wapsipinicon River at Independence, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 12.82 12,200 175 
05421740 Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 17.03 12,500 333 
05421890 Silver Creek at Welton, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 81.24 --     --- 
05422000 Wapsipinicon River near De Witt, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 11.62 6,990 541 
05422470 Crow Creek at Bettendorf, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 3.64 --     --- 
05422600 Duck Creek at DC Golf Course at Davenport, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 3.61 23.2 8.90 
Group Iowa Basin
05448400 West Main Drainage Ditch 1 and 2 near Britt, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 82.13 --     --- 
05449500 Iowa River near Rowan, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 13.42 4,360 55.0 
05451080 South Fork Iowa River near Blairsburg, IA 
      [downstream pressure sensor]  09/24 11:00 CDT 6.40 --     --- 
      [upstream pressure sensor]  09/24 11:00 CDT 6.42 --     --- 
05451210 South Fork Iowa River NE of New Providence, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 6.69 1,020 12.0 
05451500 Iowa River at Marshalltown, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 17.69 7,740 270 
05451700 Timber Creek near Marshalltown, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 4.69 242 17.0 
05451770 Iowa River at County Highway E49 near Tama, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 11.95 7,980 191 
05451900 Richland Creek near Haven, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 11.56 102 8.20 
05451955 Stein Creek near Clutier, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 67.74 --     --- 
05452000 Salt Creek near Elberon, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 8.37 391 30.0 
05452200 Walnut Creek near Hartwick, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 3.32 117 7.00 
05452500 Iowa River near Belle Plaine, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 15.26 7,360 283 
05453000 Big Bear Creek at Ladora, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 12.64 220 20.0 
05453100 Iowa River at Marengo, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 14.64 6,180 599 
05453200 Price Creek at Amana, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 80.48 --     --- 
05453520 Iowa River below Coralville Dam nr Coralville, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 55.74 9,910 551 
05454000 Rapid Creek near Iowa City, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 4.55 36.6 1.10 
05454090 Muddy Creek at Coralville, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 2.40 6.48 4.10 
05454220 Clear Creek near Oxford, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 2.88 43.7 7.20 
05454300 Clear Creek near Coralville, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 2.07 86.8 13.0 
05454500 Iowa River at Iowa City, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 19.27 9,920 634 
05455010 South Branch Ralston Creek at Iowa City, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 1.84 --     --- 
05455100 Old Mans Creek near Iowa City, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 3.43 158 12.0 
05455230 Deep River at Deep River, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 67.62 --     --- 
05455500 English River at Kalona, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 6.12 597 38.0 
05455700 Iowa River near Lone Tree, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 13.01 11,100 748 
05465500 Iowa River at Wapello, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 20.57 35,600 3,840 
05465700 Iowa River at Oakville, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 10.47 36,300 5,790 
Group Cedar Basin
05457440 Deer Creek near Carpenter, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 80.78 --     --- 
05457700 Cedar River at Charles City, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 8.15 5,490 344 
05458000 Little Cedar River near Ionia, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 7.48 1,630 60.0 
05458300 Cedar River at Waverly, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 7.90 --     --- 
      [Argonaut]  09/24 11:15 CDT 7.23 --     --- 
      [from VELQ]  09/24 11:15 CDT -- 12,100 514 
05458500 Cedar River at Janesville, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 10.69 15,900 435 
05458900 West Fork Cedar River at Finchford, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 14.96 8,430 158 
05459490 Spring Creek near Mason City, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 82.17 --     --- 
05459500 Winnebago River at Mason City, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 8.61 4,150 80.0 
05460000 Clear Lake at Clear Lake, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 5.51 --     --- 
05460100 Willow Creek near Mason City, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 89.40 --     --- 
05462000 Shell Rock River at Shell Rock, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 13.37 13,000 446 
05463000 Beaver Creek at New Hartford, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 8.94 2,250 58.0 
05463050 Cedar River at Cedar Falls, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 94.36 46,400 2,080 
05463500 Black Hawk Creek at Hudson, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 10.97 1,080 37.0 
05464000 Cedar River at Waterloo, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 17.90 53,500 1,440 
05464220 Wolf Creek near Dysart, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 4.36 770 53.0 
05464315 Cedar River at Vinton, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 17.30 52,700 1,729 
05464420 Cedar River at Blairs Ferry Road at Palo, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 14.27 48,100 1,670 
05464480 Cedar River at Edgewood Road at Cedar Rapids, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 12.73 --     --- 
05464500 Cedar River at Cedar Rapids, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 15.35 48,800 1,780 
05464730 Cedar River below Indian Creek at Cedar Rapids, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 16.81 41,400 14,000 
05464780 Cedar River at Cedar Bluff, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 16.12 33,500 2,120 
0546494170 WB Wapsinonoc Cr at College St at West Branch, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 3.07 9.95 .71 
05464942 Hoover Cr at Hoover Nat Hist Site, West Branch, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 1.61 5.10 .51 
05465000 Cedar River near Conesville, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 13.84 26,100 2,400 
Group Skunk-Lower Mississippi Basin
05469860 Mud Lake Drainage Ditch 71 at Jewell, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 82.08 --     --- 
05469990 Keigley Branch near Story City, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 83.41 --     --- 
05470000 South Skunk River near Ames, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 5.08 778 16.0 
05470500 Squaw Creek at Ames, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 2.71 426 18.0 
05471000 South Skunk River below Squaw Creek near Ames, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 13.28 1,200 31.0 
05471050 South Skunk River at Colfax, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 10.87 1,980 81.0 
05471200 Indian Creek near Mingo, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 5.20 297 19.0 
05471500 South Skunk River near Oskaloosa, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 13.49 3,390 203 
05472390 Middle Creek near Lacey, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT Eqp --     --- 
05472500 North Skunk River near Sigourney, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 7.54 702 65.0 
05473400 Cedar Creek near Oakland Mills, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 3.46 70.6 20.0 
05473450 Big Creek North of Mount Pleasant, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 3.33 4.96 1.50 
05474000 Skunk River at Augusta, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 5.67 5,220 504 
Group Upper Des Moines Basin
05476500 Des Moines River at Estherville, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 9.14 --     --- 
05476590 Des Moines River at Emmetsburg, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 10.61 5,800 225 
05476735 Pilot Creek at County Hwy P15 near Rolfe, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 7.55 --     --- 
05476750 Des Moines River at Humboldt, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 12.44 12,500 236 
05478265 East Fork Des Moines River near Algona, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 17.96 6,170 60.0 
05479000 East Fork Des Moines River at Dakota City, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 19.43 10,500 82.0 
05480080 Lizard Creek near Fort Dodge, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 9.58 --     --- 
05480500 Des Moines River at Fort Dodge, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 13.77 26,500 347 
05480820 Boone River near Goldfield, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT -- 5,110 101 
      [stage-only period of record]  10/24 09:15 CDT 9.70 --     --- 
05480930 White Fox Creek at Clarion, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 85.83 --     --- 
05481000 Boone River near Webster City, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 12.92 11,500 57.0 
05481300 Des Moines River near Stratford, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 23.03 38,300 546 
05481510 Bluff Creek at Pilot Mound, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 81.67 --     --- 
05481650 Des Moines River near Saylorville, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 13.12 16,100 761 
05481950 Beaver Creek near Grimes, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 5.58 589 13.0 
05482000 Des Moines River at 2nd Avenue at Des Moines, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 19.54 16,200 399 
Group Raccoon Basin
05482300 North Raccoon River near Sac City, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 14.58 3,410 57.0 
05482315 Black Hawk Lake at Lake View, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 7.98 --     --- 
05482430 North Raccoon River near Lanesboro, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 15.73 --     --- 
05482500 North Raccoon River near Jefferson, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 12.63 7,720 133 
05483318 Brushy Fork Creek near Templeton, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 67.50 --     --- 
05483349 Middle Raccoon River Tributary at Carroll, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 15.41 --     --- 
05483450 Middle Raccoon River near Bayard, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 11.66 576 55.0 
05483470 Lake Panorama at Panora, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 45.55 --     --- 
05483600 Middle Raccoon River at Panora, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 5.25 512 57.0 
05484000 South Raccoon River at Redfield, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 3.75 757 129 
05484500 Raccoon River at Van Meter, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 10.74 10,400 318 
05484600 Raccoon River near West Des Moines, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 34.67 --     --- 
    08/20 11:30 CDT -- 1,020     --- 
05484650 Raccoon River at 63rd Street at Des Moines, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 28.72 8,890 385 
05484800 Walnut Creek at Des Moines, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 3.40 14.6 9.70 
05484900 Raccoon River at Fleur Drive at Des Moines, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 10.10 11,400 432 
Group Lower Des Moines-Fox Basin
05485500 Des Moines River blw Raccoon Riv at Des Moines, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 22.76 24,500 1,360 
05485605 Fourmile Creek near Ankeny, IA DS1  09/24 11:00 CDT 2.55 48.7 14.0 
05485640 Fourmile Creek at Des Moines, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 4.40 92.9 9.70 
05486000 North River near Norwalk, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 6.03 82.5 11.0 
05486490 Middle River near Indianola, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 7.61 189 27.0 
05487470 South River near Ackworth, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 5.40 30.6 8.40 
05487520 Des Moines River near Swan, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 53.34 --     --- 
      [STGQ]  09/24 11:15 CDT -- 25,700 5,080 
05487980 White Breast Creek near Dallas, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 6.29 26.7 9.10 
05488110 Des Moines River near Pella, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 93.41 22,000 872 
05488200 English Creek near Knoxville, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 7.72 1.04 2.20 
05488500 Des Moines River near Tracy, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 9.43 22,700 1,130 
05489000 Cedar Creek near Bussey, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 4.68 28.7 9.30 
05489490 Bear Creek at Ottumwa, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 79.43 --     --- 
05489500 Des Moines River at Ottumwa, IA  09/24 11:50 CDT 8.35 23,300 1,440 
05490500 Des Moines River at Keosauqua, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 16.60 23,500 1,600 
05494300 Fox River at Bloomfield, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 3.61 Bkw 2.20 
Group Big Sioux Basin
06483290 Rock River below Tom Creek at Rock Rapids, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 12.90 3,170 104 
06483495 Burr Oak Creek near Perkins, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 12.09 --     --- 
06483500 Rock River near Rock Valley, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 14.32 8,340 85.0 
Group Upper Missouri-Perry-Floyd-Monona-Harrison Basin
06486000 Missouri River at Sioux City, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 24.81 88,200 32,200 
06599900 Perry Creek near Millnerville, IA 
      [stage-only period of record]  09/24 11:45 CDT 1.69 --     --- 
06599950 Perry Creek near Hinton, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 16.46 --     --- 
06600000 Perry Creek at 38th Street at Sioux City, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 7.29 --     --- 
06600030 Little Floyd River near Sanborn, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 83.37 --     --- 
06600100 Floyd River at Alton, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 9.98 632 13.0 
06600500 Floyd River at James, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 16.56 4,110 75.0 
06601200 Missouri River at Decatur, NE  09/24 12:00 CDT 31.94 88,900 31,600 
06602020 West Fork Ditch at Hornick, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 10.46 614 47.0 
06602190 Elliott Creek at Lawton, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 73.06 --     --- 
06602400 Monona-Harrison Ditch near Turin, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 10.05 1,520 139 
Group Little Sioux-Soldier Basin
06603920 Loon Creek near Orleans, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 16.37 --     --- 
06604000 Spirit Lake near Orleans, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 15.10 --     --- 
06604110 East Okoboji Lake at Spirit Lake, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 13.51 --     --- 
06604200 West Okoboji Lake at Lakeside Lab near Milford, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 5.69 --     --- 
06604215 East-West Okoboji Lake Channel near Milford, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 7.55 --     --- 
06604345 Lower Gar Lake Outlet near Milford, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 3.17 --     --- 
06605000 Ocheyedan River near Spencer, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 10.37 3,540 36.0 
06605750 Willow Creek near Cornell, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 84.65 --     --- 
06605850 Little Sioux River at Linn Grove, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 22.11 11,500 134 
06606600 Little Sioux River at Correctionville, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 24.27 21,400 237 
06607200 Maple River at Mapleton, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 7.77 1,240 108 
06607500 Little Sioux River near Turin, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 23.63 21,800 502 
06608500 Soldier River at Pisgah, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 4.26 380 61.0 
Group Boyer-Middle Missouri Basin
06609100 Missouri River at Blair, NE  09/24 12:00 CDT 27.52 --     --- 
06609500 Boyer River at Logan, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 6.20 1,190 131 
06609560 Willow Creek near Soldier, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 66.35 --     --- 
06610000 Missouri River at Omaha, NE  09/24 12:00 CDT 27.74 97,200 35,700 
06807000 Missouri River at Nebraska City, NE  09/24 12:00 CDT 19.95 95,900 39,200 
Group Nishnabotna-Lower Missouri Basin
06805600 Missouri River at Plattsmouth, NE  09/24 11:15 CDT 27.30 --     --- 
06807410 West Nishnabotna River at Hancock, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 3.55 555 162 
06808500 West Nishnabotna River at Randolph, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 10.09 1,840 322 
06809210 East Nishnabotna River near Atlantic, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 3.60 421 78.0 
06809500 East Nishnabotna River at Red Oak, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 7.66 953 137 
06810000 Nishnabotna River above Hamburg, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 12.51 3,080 412 
06810030 Main Ditch Number Six at Levee Rd near Hamburg, IA 
      [downstream pressure sensor]  09/24 11:15 CDT 902.30 --     --- 
      [upstream pressure sensor]  09/24 11:15 CDT 902.25 --     --- 
06810070 Missouri River at Brownville, NE  09/24 11:15 CDT 35.86 --     --- 
06811760 Tarkio River near Elliott, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 2.84 --     --- 
06811800 East Tarkio Creek near Stanton, IA  09/24 11:30 CDT 0.95 --     --- 
06811875 Snake Creek near Yorktown, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 80.42 --     --- 
06813500 Missouri River at Rulo, NE  09/24 12:00 CDT 18.51 96,900 41,200 
06816290 West Nodaway River at Massena, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 66.31 --     --- 
06817000 Nodaway River at Clarinda, IA  09/24 11:15 CDT 11.34 524 55.0 
Group Grand-Chariton Basin
06819185 East Fork 102 River at Bedford, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 10.92 22.4 1.70 
06898000 Thompson River at Davis City, IA  09/24 11:00 CDT 1.50 185 39.0 
06903400 Chariton River near Chariton, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 4.60 4.26 1.50 
06903700 South Fork Chariton River near Promise City, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 3.07 3.45 3.00 
06903880 Rathbun Lake near Rathbun, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 905.73 --     --- 
06903900 Chariton River near Rathbun, IA  09/24 12:00 CDT 4.37 316 21.0 
06904010 Chariton River near Moulton, IA  09/24 11:45 CDT 21.39 533 56.0 

Data status codes:
  --     Parameter not determined
  Bkw     Flow affected by backwater
  Eqp     Equipment malfunction