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


USGS 05485500 Des Moines River blw Raccoon Riv at Des Moines, IA


Polk County, Iowa
Hydrologic Unit Code 07100008
Latitude  41°34'40", Longitude  93°36'19" NAD27
Drainage area 9,879  square miles
Gage datum 762.52 feet above NGVD29
Location of the site in Iowa