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


Current Conditions for Iowa: Streamflow -- 204 site(s) found

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Number
Station name Date/Time Gage
height,
feet
Dis-
charge,
ft3/s
Long-
term
median
flow
8/23
Group Undefined
05420400 Mississippi River at Lock and Dam 13 nr Fulton, IL  08/23 10:30 CDT 6.81 --     --- 
06485500 BIG SIOUX R AT AKRON,IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 11.47 3,790 419 
06485950 BIG SIOUX RIVER AT SIOUX CITY, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 13.06 1,480 2,390 
Group Upper Mississippi Basin
05387320 Upper Iowa River at Lime Springs, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.34 --     --- 
05387405 Upper Iowa River at Kendallville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.88 --     --- 
05387440 Upper Iowa River at Bluffton, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.58 194 188 
05387490 Dry Run Creek near Decorah, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 13.94 --     --- 
05387500 Upper Iowa River at Decorah, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 2.26 329 159 
05388250 Upper Iowa River near Dorchester, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 7.39 467 327 
05388310 Waterloo Creek near Dorchester, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 7.27 --     --- 
05389000 Yellow River near Ion, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 5.22 141 92.0 
05389400 Bloody Run Creek near Marquette, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.18 29.5 23.0 
05389500 Mississippi River at McGregor, IA 
      [stage-only period of record]  08/23 10:15 CDT 9.10 --     --- 
05411500 Mississippi River at Clayton, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 12.76 --     --- 
Group Turkey-Maquoketa Basin
05411600 Turkey River at Spillville, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 2.43 86.3 52.0 
05411850 Turkey River near Eldorado, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 5.54 243 217 
05411900 Otter Creek at Elgin, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 2.92 32.9 38.0 
05412020 Turkey River above French Hollow Cr at Elkader, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 6.07 463 455 
05412400 Volga River at Littleport, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 5.14 385 166 
05412500 Turkey River at Garber, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 7.63 1,430 471 
05414400 Middle Fk Little Maquoketa R nr Rickardsville, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 9.78 --     --- 
05416900 Maquoketa River at Manchester, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 4.08 130 127 
05418400 North Fork Maquoketa River near Fulton, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.36 324 305 
05418500 Maquoketa River near Maquoketa, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 11.25 1,040 585 
05418720 Maquoketa River near Green Island, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.58 Bkw 1,080 
Group Mississippi-Wapsipinison-Crow Basin
05420460 Beaver Slough at 3rd Street at Clinton, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 12.23 --     --- 
05420500 Mississippi River at Clinton, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 10.49 54,100 31,900 
05420680 Wapsipinicon River near Tripoli, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 7.42 79.7 61.0 
05420850 Little Wapsipinicon River near Oran, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 82.52 --     --- 
05421000 Wapsipinicon River at Independence, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 4.89 258 172 
05421740 Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 5.47 728 576 
05421760 Wapsipinicon River at Oxford Mills, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 3.64 --     --- 
05421890 Silver Creek at Welton, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 80.96 --     --- 
05422000 Wapsipinicon River near De Witt, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 6.22 1,050 637 
05422470 Crow Creek at Bettendorf, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.49 --     --- 
05422600 Duck Creek at DC Golf Course at Davenport, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.38 5.47 9.70 
Group Iowa Basin
05448400 West Main Drainage Ditch 1 and 2 near Britt, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 75.74 --     --- 
05449500 Iowa River near Rowan, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.04 107 58.0 
05451080 South Fork Iowa River near Blairsburg, IA 
      [downstream pressure sensor]  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.41 --     --- 
      [upstream pressure sensor]  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.71 --     --- 
05451210 South Fork Iowa River NE of New Providence, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 2.51 22.0 16.0 
05451500 Iowa River at Marshalltown, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 9.44 280 264 
05451700 Timber Creek near Marshalltown, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 2.05 18.2 23.0 
05451770 Iowa River at County Highway E49 near Tama, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 2.00 363 431 
05451900 Richland Creek near Haven, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 10.17 5.73 7.40 
05451955 Stein Creek near Clutier, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 66.11 --     --- 
05452000 Salt Creek near Elberon, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.76 29.5 30.0 
05452200 Walnut Creek near Hartwick, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 1.52 5.88 8.20 
05452500 Iowa River near Belle Plaine, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.85 435 317 
05453000 Big Bear Creek at Ladora, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 10.97 41.3 24.0 
05453100 Iowa River at Marengo, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 6.45 735 644 
05453200 Price Creek at Amana, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 80.05 --     --- 
05453520 Iowa River below Coralville Dam nr Coralville, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 49.48 584 853 
05454000 Rapid Creek near Iowa City, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.70 2.71 1.10 
05454090 Muddy Creek at Coralville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 2.32 3.03 6.70 
05454220 Clear Creek near Oxford, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 1.79 8.42 5.90 
05454300 Clear Creek near Coralville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 1.35 15.5 10.0 
05454500 Iowa River at Iowa City, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 9.94 804 698 
05455010 South Branch Ralston Creek at Iowa City, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 1.70 --     --- 
05455100 Old Mans Creek near Iowa City, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 1.95 41.4 12.0 
05455230 Deep River at Deep River, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 66.85 --     --- 
05455500 English River at Kalona, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.63 52.6 35.0 
05455700 Iowa River near Lone Tree, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.92 716 899 
05465500 Iowa River at Wapello, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 12.00 3,410 4,430 
05465700 Iowa River at Oakville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 1.97 3,630 5,689 
Group Cedar Basin
05457440 Deer Creek near Carpenter, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 78.19 --     --- 
05457505 Cedar River at Osage, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 14.51 --     --- 
05457700 Cedar River at Charles City, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 2.42 432 302 
05458000 Little Cedar River near Ionia, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.51 102 56.0 
05458300 Cedar River at Waverly, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 4.99 --     --- 
      [Argonaut]  08/23 10:15 CDT 4.96 --     --- 
      [from VELQ]  08/23 10:15 CDT -- 853 594 
05458500 Cedar River at Janesville, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 1.69 719 431 
05458900 West Fork Cedar River at Finchford, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 5.87 78.1 166 
05459490 Spring Creek near Mason City, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 80.51 --     --- 
05459500 Winnebago River at Mason City, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 3.38 99.1 94.0 
05460000 Clear Lake at Clear Lake, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.45 --     --- 
05460100 Willow Creek near Mason City, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 85.74 --     --- 
05460400 Shell Rock River near Rockford, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 9.04 --     --- 
05462000 Shell Rock River at Shell Rock, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 8.07 582 499 
05463000 Beaver Creek at New Hartford, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 2.53 91.8 64.0 
05463050 Cedar River at Cedar Falls, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 79.15 1,710 2,390 
05463500 Black Hawk Creek at Hudson, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 5.19 70.3 48.0 
05464000 Cedar River at Waterloo, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.84 1,620 1,680 
05464220 Wolf Creek near Dysart, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 2.45 70.3 71.0 
05464315 Cedar River at Vinton, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 2.90 2,070 2,990 
05464420 Cedar River at Blairs Ferry Road at Palo, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 3.39 2,110 3,060 
05464500 Cedar River at Cedar Rapids, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.89 2,400 1,770 
05464730 Cedar River below Indian Creek at Cedar Rapids, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 2.81 2,220 9,500 
05464780 Cedar River at Cedar Bluff, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.26 2,810 2,750 
0546494140 WB Wapsinonoc Cr abv Baker Ave at West Branch, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 4.69 --     --- 
0546494150 Unnamed Trb to WB Wapsinonoc Cr at West Branch, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 3.66 --     --- 
0546494170 WB Wapsinonoc Cr at College St at West Branch, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 2.67 1.07 2.00 
05464942 Hoover Cr at Hoover Nat Hist Site, West Branch, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 1.29 0.71 .36 
05465000 Cedar River near Conesville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 6.26 2,680 2,490 
Group Skunk-Lower Mississippi Basin
05469860 Mud Lake Drainage Ditch 71 at Jewell, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 80.86 --     --- 
05469990 Keigley Branch near Story City, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 82.27 --     --- 
05470000 South Skunk River near Ames, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 2.41 2.73 21.0 
05470500 Squaw Creek at Ames, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 0.90 7.60 18.0 
05471000 South Skunk River below Squaw Creek near Ames, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 9.65 20.7 52.0 
05471050 South Skunk River at Colfax, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 7.17 101 131 
05471200 Indian Creek near Mingo, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 3.31 22.7 29.0 
05471500 South Skunk River near Oskaloosa, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 7.77 166 277 
05472390 Middle Creek near Lacey, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 75.29 --     --- 
05472500 North Skunk River near Sigourney, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 4.17 65.7 89.0 
05473065 Skunk River at Merrimac, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 2.09 152 373 
05473400 Cedar Creek near Oakland Mills, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 2.67 3.96 21.0 
05473450 Big Creek North of Mount Pleasant, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.15 6.18 1.00 
05474000 Skunk River at Augusta, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 1.01 273 613 
Group Upper Des Moines Basin
05476500 Des Moines River at Estherville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.48 --     --- 
05476590 Des Moines River at Emmetsburg, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 4.62 1,750 219 
05476735 Pilot Creek at County Hwy P15 near Rolfe, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 1.64 --     --- 
05476750 Des Moines River at Humboldt, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 6.41 2,060 327 
05478265 East Fork Des Moines River near Algona, IA  08/22 23:15 CDT 7.56 177 129 
05479000 East Fork Des Moines River at Dakota City, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 8.30 270 118 
05480080 Lizard Creek near Fort Dodge, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 4.91 --     --- 
05480500 Des Moines River at Fort Dodge, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.12 2,240 536 
05480820 Boone River near Goldfield, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 8.35 77.5 32.0 
05480930 White Fox Creek at Clarion, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 84.83 --     --- 
05481000 Boone River near Webster City, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 1.92 83.2 65.0 
05481300 Des Moines River near Stratford, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 6.26 1,450 751 
05481510 Bluff Creek at Pilot Mound, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 79.40 --     --- 
05481650 Des Moines River near Saylorville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.21 1,440 1,480 
05481950 Beaver Creek near Grimes, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 2.81 16.3 26.0 
05482000 Des Moines River at 2nd Avenue at Des Moines, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 15.58 1,490 1,340 
Group Raccoon Basin
05482300 North Raccoon River near Sac City, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 6.98 92.4 71.0 
05482315 Black Hawk Lake at Lake View, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 7.43 --     --- 
05482430 North Raccoon River near Lanesboro, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 8.26 --     --- 
05482500 North Raccoon River near Jefferson, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 5.01 144 191 
05483318 Brushy Fork Creek near Templeton, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 67.26 --     --- 
05483349 Middle Raccoon River Tributary at Carroll, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 15.05 --     --- 
05483450 Middle Raccoon River near Bayard, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 9.56 86.7 70.0 
05483470 Lake Panorama at Panora, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 45.59 --     --- 
05483600 Middle Raccoon River at Panora, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 4.35 91.7 63.0 
05484000 South Raccoon River at Redfield, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.24 422 143 
05484500 Raccoon River at Van Meter, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 3.41 809 420 
05484600 Raccoon River near West Des Moines, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 27.80 898     --- 
05484650 Raccoon River at 63rd Street at Des Moines, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 23.12 1,050 739 
05484800 Walnut Creek at Des Moines, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.41 39.1 9.30 
05484900 Raccoon River at Fleur Drive at Des Moines, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 1.69 1,280 543 
Group Lower Des Moines-Fox Basin
05485500 Des Moines River blw Raccoon Riv at Des Moines, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 11.94 2,880 3,040 
05485605 Fourmile Creek near Ankeny, IA DS1  08/23 10:15 CDT 0.83 7.01 15.0 
05485640 Fourmile Creek at Des Moines, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 3.85 25.8 13.0 
05486000 North River near Norwalk, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 5.67 53.5 17.0 
05486490 Middle River near Indianola, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 5.49 640 36.0 
05487470 South River near Ackworth, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 5.72 20.0 11.0 
05487520 Des Moines River near Swan, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 44.59 --     --- 
      [STGQ]  08/23 10:15 CDT -- 5,230 7,310 
05487980 White Breast Creek near Dallas, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 6.11 19.9 12.0 
05488110 Des Moines River near Pella, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 86.77 4,230 3,150 
05488200 English Creek near Knoxville, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 7.78 0.34 3.00 
05488500 Des Moines River near Tracy, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 4.82 6,640 3,170 
05489000 Cedar Creek near Bussey, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 5.02 64.0 12.0 
05489490 Bear Creek at Ottumwa, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 79.32 --     --- 
05489500 Des Moines River at Ottumwa, IA  08/23 10:50 CDT 3.52 6,630 3,330 
05490500 Des Moines River at Keosauqua, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 11.51 3,970 3,860 
05494300 Fox River at Bloomfield, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 2.40 4.40 1.50 
Group Big Sioux Basin
06483290 Rock River below Tom Creek at Rock Rapids, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 9.22 840 111 
06483495 Burr Oak Creek near Perkins, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 12.73 --     --- 
06483500 Rock River near Rock Valley, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 6.23 872 153 
Group Upper Missouri-Perry-Floyd-Monona-Harrison Basin
06486000 Missouri River at Sioux City, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 13.59 34,400 32,300 
06599900 Perry Creek near Millnerville, IA 
      [stage-only period of record]  08/23 10:45 CDT 1.20 --     --- 
06599950 Perry Creek near Hinton, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 15.95 --     --- 
06600000 Perry Creek at 38th Street at Sioux City, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 6.78 --     --- 
06600030 Little Floyd River near Sanborn, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 81.05 --     --- 
06600100 Floyd River at Alton, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.44 31.8 16.0 
06600500 Floyd River at James, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 9.40 184 101 
06601200 Missouri River at Decatur, NE  08/23 11:00 CDT 22.24 35,000 31,700 
06602020 West Fork Ditch at Hornick, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 7.17 159 55.0 
06602190 Elliott Creek at Lawton, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 72.55 --     --- 
06602400 Monona-Harrison Ditch near Turin, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 6.29 360 155 
Group Little Sioux-Soldier Basin
06604000 Spirit Lake near Orleans, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 14.60 --     --- 
06604200 West Okoboji Lake at Lakeside Lab near Milford, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 4.84 --     --- 
06604440 Little Sioux River at 300th St near Spencer, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 7.85 788 52.0 
06605000 Ocheyedan River near Spencer, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.68 287 46.0 
06605750 Willow Creek near Cornell, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 81.79 --     --- 
06605850 Little Sioux River at Linn Grove, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 16.49 843 239 
06606600 Little Sioux River at Correctionville, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 5.88 597 332 
06607200 Maple River at Mapleton, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 6.66 643 148 
06607500 Little Sioux River near Turin, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 8.91 2,010 597 
06608500 Soldier River at Pisgah, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 4.59 457 79.0 
Group Boyer-Middle Missouri Basin
06609100 Missouri River at Blair, NE  08/23 11:00 CDT 17.20 --     --- 
06609500 Boyer River at Logan, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 5.65 943 169 
06609560 Willow Creek near Soldier, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 66.71 --     --- 
06610000 Missouri River at Omaha, NE  08/23 11:00 CDT 17.69 41,900 35,100 
06807000 Missouri River at Nebraska City, NE  08/23 11:00 CDT 13.35 56,200 38,200 
Group Nishnabotna-Lower Missouri Basin
06805600 Missouri River at Plattsmouth, NE  08/23 10:15 CDT 18.97 --     --- 
06807410 West Nishnabotna River at Hancock, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 3.13 431 164 
06808500 West Nishnabotna River at Randolph, IA  08/23 11:00 CDT 9.91 1,220 363 
06808820 West Nishnabotna River near Riverton, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 12.50 1,790 1,690 
06809210 East Nishnabotna River near Atlantic, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 4.53 723 93.0 
06809500 East Nishnabotna River at Red Oak, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 8.74 1,280 167 
06810000 Nishnabotna River above Hamburg, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 14.41 5,180 588 
06810030 Main Ditch Number Six at Levee Rd near Hamburg, IA 
      [downstream pressure sensor]  08/23 10:15 CDT 901.62 --     --- 
      [upstream pressure sensor]  08/23 10:15 CDT 902.50 --     --- 
06810070 Missouri River at Brownville, NE  08/23 10:15 CDT 30.20 --     --- 
06811760 Tarkio River near Elliott, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 2.45 --     --- 
06811800 East Tarkio Creek near Stanton, IA  08/23 10:30 CDT 0.40 --     --- 
06811875 Snake Creek near Yorktown, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 100.60 --     --- 
06813500 Missouri River at Rulo, NE  08/23 10:30 CDT 13.52 64,500 38,800 
06816290 West Nodaway River at Massena, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 66.04 --     --- 
06817000 Nodaway River at Clarinda, IA  08/23 10:15 CDT 12.20 1,670 75.0 
Group Grand-Chariton Basin
06819185 East Fork 102 River at Bedford, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 10.71 3.55 2.40 
06898000 Thompson River at Davis City, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 1.12 56.9 37.0 
06903400 Chariton River near Chariton, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 4.26 0.80 2.20 
06903700 South Fork Chariton River near Promise City, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 3.53 33.4 3.10 
06903880 Rathbun Lake near Rathbun, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 904.26 --     --- 
06903900 Chariton River near Rathbun, IA  08/23 10:00 CDT 2.24 14.3 77.0 
06904010 Chariton River near Moulton, IA  08/23 10:45 CDT 18.47 52.6 264 

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