Turkey River Levels

 

Select a point:
Cresco - Spillville - Eldorado - Clermont

Elgin - Elkader - Garber
 
Turkey River at Cresco 
**Forecast information not available for this location**
  
Flood Categories
RecordNot available
Major1137.5 feet
Moderate1132.5 feet
Minor / Flood Stage1128.5 feet
Action Stage1125.5
  
Turkey River at Spillville 
**Flood impacts are not available for this location**
  
Flood Categories
Record20.25 feet - 8/24/2016
Major13 feet
Moderate11 feet
Minor / Flood Stage9 feet
Action Stage7 feet
  
Turkey River Near Eldorado 
**Forecast information and flood impacts
are not available for this location**
Turkey River near Eldorado
  
Flood Categories
RecordNot available
Major17 feet
Moderate15 feet
Minor / Flood Stage13 feet
Action Stage10 feet
 
Turkey River at Clermont
**Forecast information and flood impacts
are not available for this location**
Turkey River at Clermont
 
Flood Categories
RecordNot available
Major830 feet
Moderate828 feet
Minor / Flood Stage826 feet
Action Stage822 feet
 
Turkey River at Elgin
**Forecast information and flood impacts
are not available for this location**
Turkey River near Elgin 6SE
  
Flood Categories
RecordNot available
Major774 feet
Moderate770 feet
Minor / Flood Stage766 feet
Action Stage763 feet
 
Turkey River at Elkader
Turkey River at Elkader
  
Flood Categories
Record27.77 - 6/10/2008
Major20 feet
Moderate16 feet
Minor / Flood Stage12 feet
Action Stage10 feet
  
River Level Impacts
12 ftMinor flooding occurs in areas near the river
 
Turkey River at Garber
**Forecasts are issued as needed during times of 
high water, but are not routinely available**
Turkey River at Garber
  
Flood Categories
Record32.80 feet - 5/23/2004
Major23 feet
Moderate20 feet
Minor / Flood Stage17 feet
Action Stage14 feet
  
River Level Impacts
17 ftMinor flooding begins in the communities of Garber, Osterdock and Millville
19 ftCounty Road X3C at the south end of Garber becomes inundated
26 ftThe earthen levee at Elkport is threatened, just upstream of Garber
31.5 ftThe earthen levee at Elkport is overtopped