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Crests and River Forecast Update (Friday Morning)

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Click here for a look at all of the river stages and forecast across the area. 

Click here to see what area gets flooded at different river levels.
 

The Flood Warning continues for the Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa Shaw Rd.
* 2:15 AM Friday the stage was 17.3 feet
* Flood Stage is 14.5 feet.
* Forecast... Falling.... and go below Flood Stage Saturday morning. This would be the 2nd highest recorded crest.

The Flood Warning continues for the Cedar River at Cedar Falls.
* At 1:45 AM Friday the stage was 90.8 feet
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* Preliminary crest of 98.90 feet at Cedar Falls was at 12:00 pm Sat.  
* Forecast...Falling... and go below Flood Stage by Sunday. This is the second highest crest on record... three feet below the record crest set in 2008.

Cedar Falls Historic Crests
(1) 102.10 ft on 06/10/2008
(2) 96.20 ft on 07/23/1999
(3) 96.10 ft on 03/21/1961


The Flood Warning continues for the Cedar River at Waterloo.
* At 2:00 AM Friday the stage was 12.7 feet
* Flood Stage is 13.0 feet.
* Preliminary crest of 22.95 feet was at 4:45 pm Sat.  
* Forecast...Falling...  This is the second highest crest on record  ...less than a  two feet below the record crest set in 2008.

Waterloo Historic Crests
(1) 27.01 ft on 06/11/2008
(2) 21.86 ft on 03/29/1961
(3) 21.67 ft on 04/08/1965


The Flood Warning continues for the Cedar River at Vinton.
* At 2:15 AM Friday the stage was 15.2 feet
* Flood stage is 15 feet.
* Preliminary crest of 21.80 feet 8:30 AM Monday
* Forecast...Falling. Fall below flood stage Friday morning.

Vinton Historic Crests
(1) 24.70 ft on 06/12/2008
(2) 19.30 ft on 03/30/1961
(3) 19.20 ft on 04/04/1993


The Flood Warning continues for the Cedar River at Cedar Rapids.
* At 3:00 AM Friday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* Preliminary crest of 22.97 feet was at 10:30 AM Tue. 
* Forecast...Falling. Fall below flood stage Sunday morning.

Cedar Rapids Historic Crests
(1) 31.12 ft on 06/13/2008
(2) 20.00 ft on 06/01/1851
(3) 20.00 ft on 03/18/1929


The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River At McGregor.
* At 2:15 AM Friday the stage was 16.7 feet....holding steady.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...cresting now. The  river will fall  below flood stage by Monday evening.
 

The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River At Guttenberg .
* At 2:00 AM Friday the stage was 15.2 feet....holding steady.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...cresting now. The  river will fall  below flood stage by Friday evening.
 

The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Dubuque LD11.
* At 2:00 AM Friday the stage was 15.9....and holding steady.
* Flood stage is  16 feet.
* Forecast...16.3 feet Friday night. The  river will fall  below flood stage by Sunday morning.

The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Dubuque RR.
* At 2:30 AM Friday the stage was 17.7 feet...and holding steady
* Flood stage is 17 feet.
* Forecast...18.1 feet Friday. The  river will fall  below flood stage by Monday afternoon.

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