Lake & River Levels

0.1 feet = 1.2 inches / 1.0 inch = 0.08 feet

Big Spirit Lake

Weir level: 14.15' | Ordinary High-Water Mark: 16.0' | Record: 18.79' on 7/18/1993

  • Observation - SLKI4 - Spirit Lake near Orleans (Iowa)

    Flood Categories

    Primary (ft)

    • Action : 16 ft
    • Minor : 17 ft
    • Moderate : 18 ft
    • Major : 20 ft

    Secondary (kcfs)

    • Action : Not Set
    • Minor : Not Set
    • Moderate : Not Set
    • Major : Not Set

    Gauge Data

    Latest Observation Category: Normal
    Latest Observation: 14.26 ft
    Latest Observation (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Observation Time: Nov 18, 2017 04:15 PM -0600

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Data and Site Info for Orleans: USGS ID: 06604000

East & West Okoboji

Weir level: 4.04' - High-Water Culverts: 4.54' | Ordinary High-Water Mark: 6.54' | Record: 8.70' on 7/17/1993

  • Observation - OBJI4 - Milford Creek near Milford (Iowa)

    Flood Categories

    Primary (ft)

    • Action : 7 ft
    • Minor : 7.5 ft
    • Moderate : 8 ft
    • Major : 10 ft

    Secondary (kcfs)

    • Action : Not Set
    • Minor : Not Set
    • Moderate : Not Set
    • Major : Not Set

    Gauge Data

    Latest Observation Category: Normal
    Latest Observation: 4.26 ft
    Latest Observation (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Observation Time: Nov 18, 2017 03:45 PM -0600

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Data and Site Info for Milford: USGS ID: 06604200

Little Sioux River at 220th Street

2.6 miles W of Milford | Flood Stage: 12.0' | Record: 17.50' on 7/15/2011

Little Sioux River at 130th Street

2 miles NW of Montgomery | Gage installed in April of 2015 | Flood stage 7.0'

 

West Fork Little Sioux River at 160th Avenue

3.6 miles SE of Lake Park | Gage installed in April of 2015 | Flood stage 9.0'

 



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