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Raccoon River at Fleur Dr. in Des Moines, IA
Stream Name: Raccoon River
Gage Zero: 780.70 Ft. NGVD29
Flood Stage:12 Ft.
Record High Stage:26.80 Ft.
Longitude: -93.64277778
Latitude: 41.58166667
River Mile: 2.6 miles above the mouth of the Raccoon River
Record High Stage Date: 07/11/1993

Drainage Area : 3625.00 Mi2
Location of Gage :

Located in Polk County, IA. on the downstream side of  the Fleur Drive (SW 18th St) bridge in Des Moines attached to the handrail 465 ft from the right edge of the bridge, 3 miles downstream from Walnut Creek and 204.1 miles above the mouth of the Des Moines River.

For official flow data, please visit the USGS website listed in the Additional Links for this station.  The National Weather Service information is also linked in the Additional Links for this station.

This gage is cooperatively operated by the US Geological Survey (Iowa District) and the city of Des Moines, Iowa.

Latest Data
05/20/2024 14:00 Central
Latest Stage5.69 Ft.
24 Hr. Change+0.19 Ft.
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Last Year's Stage3.97 Ft.
Latest Flow3,631 CFS
24 Hr. Precip Total1.00 In.   View Pricip Table
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