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Raccoon River at 63rd St in Des Moines, IA
Stream Name: Raccoon River
Gage Zero: 773.91 Ft. NGVD29
Flood Stage:36 Ft.
Record High Stage:41.31 Ft.
Longitude: -93.70556000
Latitude: 41.55417000
River Mile: 8.6 miles above the mouth of the Raccoon River
Record High Stage Date: 06/13/2008

Drainage Area : 3529.00 Mi2
Location of Gage :

Located in Polk County, IA. on the left bank upstream side of the bridge on State Highway 28, 2.9 miles upstream from Walnut Creek and 210 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
04/18/2024 03:00 Central
Latest Stage21.35 Ft.
24 Hr. Change+0.12 Ft.
Last Year's Stage20.71 Ft.
Latest Flow1,126 CFS
24 Hr. Precip Total0.00 In.   View Pricip Table
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