Missouri River (Missouri), Saint Joseph (06818000)

StateMissouriLatestUnknown (28500 cfs)
RiverMissouri RiverRatingObservedEstimated
Updated2021-01-24 8:30 (30 minutes ago)Flood - The river is flooding. Obstacles can be treacherous or deadly. The river should be avoided at this stage for casual trips and definitely for the inexperienced. Trips should be attempted only with protective gear and equipment.Flood(none)(none)
Discharge28500 cfs (median: 24800 cfs)High - The river is high and potentially dangerous, especially for the young and / or inexperienced. Normal stream obstacles are sometimes difficult to navigate. Extended distances can be attempted, but canoe travel may not be advisable.High(none)(none)
Height4.08 feetGood - Conditions are ideal for a canoe or kayak. Boats typically will drag on fewer than one-quarter of riffles, if at all, and portages are unnecessary or rare. Normal float lengths can be attempted without a problem.Good(none)(none)
TrendSteady (rising over 24 hours)Low - River is low but can still be floated. Some riffles are okay but most come with significant dragging and might need a portage. Float lengths should be reduced to accommodate low flow, dragging, and portages.Low(none)(none)
USGSExternal icon USGS Site (External icon Google Maps)Poor - River is too low to float comfortably. Most or all riffles will drag or must be portaged and some obstacles (such as slick shelf rock) cause undue problems. Avoid the river at this stage for casual paddling trips.Poor(none)(none)

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Trips for Missouri River (Missouri), Saint Joseph (06818000)

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A total of 0 rows are displayed.

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Classic Trip List

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Gauge Data Table

ObservationHeightDischargeMaximum
Discharge
Minimum
Discharge
Mean
Discharge
P05P10P20P25P50
(Median)
P75P80P90P95
2021-01-24 08:30 4.08 28500 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 07:30 4.09 28500 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 06:30 4.08 28500 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 05:30 4.08 28500 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 04:30 4.10 28600 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 03:30 4.10 28600 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 02:30 4.10 28600 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 01:30 4.10 28600 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-24 00:30 4.09 28500 63500 (2010) 12000 (1959) 27900 12500 15500 19600 20000 24800 34700 37100 44900 48100
2021-01-23 23:30 4.08 28500 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 22:30 4.08 28500 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 21:30 4.06 28400 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 20:30 4.05 28400 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 19:30 4.06 28400 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 18:30 4.05 28400 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 17:30 4.04 28300 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 16:30 4.03 28300 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 15:30 4.00 28200 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 14:30 3.99 28200 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 13:30 3.98 28100 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 12:30 3.97 28100 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 11:30 3.97 28100 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 10:30 3.96 28100 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 09:30 3.96 28100 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 08:30 3.95 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 07:30 3.96 28100 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 06:30 3.94 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 05:30 3.95 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 04:30 3.94 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 03:30 3.95 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 02:30 3.94 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 01:30 3.95 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200
2021-01-23 00:30 3.95 28000 51700 (1973) 11700 (1959) 27300 13100 14700 19000 20200 24700 34100 37000 42800 47200

A total of 33 rows are displayed for years 1958 through 2020.