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


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USGS 05482000 Des Moines River at 2nd Avenue at Des Moines, IA

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> National Weather Service River Forecast

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Iowa WSC Gage Network

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This station managed by the Fort Dodge Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 4 Available Parameters for this site
  
00010 Temperature, water 2013-09-19  2019-07-22
00060 Discharge 1996-10-01  2019-07-22
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2019-07-22
99133 NO3+NO2,water,insitu 2013-09-24  2019-07-22

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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 27.4 07-22-2019   00:15 CDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 7450 07-22-2019   00:15 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 22 based on 22 water years of record more
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(2012)
25th
percen-
tile
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Value Jul 22
75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2010)
391 1760 4250 6110 7450 9540 19000


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 16.36 07-22-2019   00:15 CDT
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Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen

Most recent instantaneous value: 5.5 07-22-2019   00:15 CDT
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