St. Croix River Conditions

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Reported river conditions are based on water flow on the dates and times listed below. As river conditions can vary greatly due to precipitation and locations, river users should consult the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) websites or contact the St. Croix River Visitor Center to speak with a ranger: 715-483-2274.


River conditions last updated on Friday, September 14 at 8:00 AM

Gordon Dam Landing to Riverside Landing

Gauge at County Road T: No recent report
Gordon Dam Landing to CCC Bridge Landing: Very low
CCC Bridge Landing to Riverside Landing: Low

Riverside Landing to Sand Creek Landing

USGS gauge near Danbury, Wisconsin: Gauge reading
Water temperature: 69o Streamflow: 1,550 cfs
Riverside Landing to Thayers Landing: Good
Thayers Landing to Sand Creek Landing: Good

Sand Creek Landing to Highway 70

USACE gauge at Norway Point Landing: Gauge reading
Gauge height: 4.93 feet
Sand Creek Landing to Nelsons Landing: Good
Nelsons Landing to Highway 70 (Main Channel): Good
Nelsons Landing to Highway 70 (Kettle River Slough): Low

Highway 70 to Highway 8

Highway 70 to Sunrise Ferry Landing: Good
Sunrise Ferry Landing to Nevers Dam Landing: Good
Nevers Dam Landing to Highway 8: Good

Highway 8 to Osceola Landing

USGS gauge near St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin: Gauge reading
Water temperature: 70o Streamflow: 4,110 cfs
Minnesota/Wisconsin Interstate Parks to Osceola Landing: Good

Osceola Landing to Soo Line High Bridge

Osceola Landing to Log House Landing: Good
Log House Landing to Soo Line High Bridge: Good

Soo Line High Bridge to Stillwater, Minnesota

USGS gauge near Stillwater, Minnesota: Gauge reading
Water temperature: 70o Gauge height: 677.09 ft
Soo Line High Bridge to Stillwater: Good

Last updated: September 14, 2018

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St. Croix Falls, WI 54024


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