MVS Operational 7-Day River Forecast

Forecast Date: Sunday, 03 March 2024

Note - This operational forecast is intended for internal use. The official river forecasting agency of the Federal Government is the NWS. The NWS forecast for these locations can be found by clicking the blue hyperlink associated with each gage location. If there are any questions, please call the water control office at 1-(800)432-1208 or (314)331-8342.

Locations Observed Forecast
06:00 Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7
03-Mar 04-Mar 05-Mar 06-Mar 07-Mar 08-Mar 09-Mar 10-Mar
Mississippi River
L&D 22 TW 4.87 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.5
Louisiana 12.08 12.0 12.0 12.0 12.0 11.9 11.9
L&D 24 Pool 449.15 449.1 449.0 449.0 449.0 449.0 449.0
L&D 24 TW 14.11 14.0 13.9 13.8 13.7 13.7 13.6
Mosier Landing 34.69 34.7 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.5
L&D 25 Pool 433.96 434.0 434.0 434.0 434.0 434.0 434.0
L&D 25 TW 14.20 14.1 14.0 13.9 13.8 13.8 13.7
Illinois River
La Grange TW

Meredosia 6.39 6.5 6.3 6.2 5.9 5.7 5.6
Valley City 5.33 5.4 5.3 5.2 4.9 4.8 4.7
Florence 23.05 23.1 23.0 22.9 22.7 22.6 22.5
Hardin 19.99 20.1 20.0 20.0 19.9 19.9 19.8
Mississippi River
Grafton 15.50 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.5 15.5 15.5
Mel Price Pool 418.91 419.0 419.0 419.0 419.0 419.0 419.0 419.0
Mel Price TW 4.18 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.0 3.0
L&D 27 Pool 398.94 398.5 398.4 398.2 398.1 398.0 397.8 397.8
L&D 27 TW 383.13 381.9 381.8 381.5 381.3 381.1 380.8 380.7
St. Louis 1.40 0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.4 -0.6 -0.9 -1.0
Engineers Depot .78 -0.4 -0.5 -0.8 -1.0 -1.2 -1.5 -1.6
Herculaneum -1.25 -2.0 -2.5 -2.7 -3.0 -3.2 -3.5 -3.6
Kaskaskia River
Kaskaskia L&D TW 50.06 49.8 48.9 48.8 48.5 48.3 48.0 47.8
Inflow (-1day) 2,460 2,450
Mississippi River
Chester 4.86 4.7 3.7 3.6 3.3 3.1 2.8 2.6
Red Rock Landing 7.70 7.7 6.8 6.6 6.3 6.1 5.8 5.6
Grand Tower 9.41 9.5 8.7 8.5 8.2 7.9 7.7 7.4
Moccasin Springs 8.96 9.2 8.5 8.2 8.0 7.6 7.4 7.1
Cape Girardeau 9.90 10.3 9.7 9.3 9.1 8.7 8.5 8.2
Grays Point 9.67 10.2 9.8 9.5 9.3 8.9 8.6 8.1
Thebes 9.52 10.1 9.8 9.5 9.4 9.0 8.6 8.1
Commerce 4.86 5.5 5.3 5.2 5.1 4.6 4.1 3.5
Price Landing 1.20 2.0 2.2 2.4 2.4 1.9 1.1 0.2
Thompson Landing 17.51 18.5 19.0 19.3 19.3 18.8 17.8 16.8
Birds Point 19.38 20.7 21.8 22.5 22.7 22.1 20.7 19.2
Ohio River
Ohio at Cairo 23.30 20.7 25.7 26.4 26.6 26.0 24.6 23.1

OR: Open River conditions and gates are free of the water surfce at the L&D.
Bold & Red:

7-day Observed Sun 02/25 06:00 to Sun 03/03 06:00
7-Day Observed Multi-sensor Precipitation


7-day QPF: Sun 03/03 06:00 to Sun 03/10 06:00
7-Day QPF