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Tombigbee River at Bevill Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 112.6 ft at 1:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 112.59 ft at 2:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 112.58 ft at 3:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 112.19 ft at 4:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 112.48 ft at 5:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 111.75 ft at 6:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 111.48 ft at 7:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 111.23 ft at 8:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 111.17 ft at 9:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 111.09 ft at 10:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 111.03 ft at 11:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 110.98 ft at 12:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.93 ft at 1:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.9 ft at 2:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.87 ft at 3:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.84 ft at 4:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.2 ft at 5:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.09 ft at 6:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.06 ft at 7:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 109.89 ft at 8:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 109.9 ft at 9:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 109.84 ft at 10:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110 ft at 11:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.06 ft at 12:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.1 ft at 1:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.32 ft at 2:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.16 ft at 3:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.18 ft at 4:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.24 ft at 5:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.28 ft at 6:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.32 ft at 7:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.48 ft at 8:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.86 ft at 9:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 110.94 ft at 10:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 111.05 ft at 11:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 111.15 ft at 12:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 111.08 ft at 1:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 111.09 ft at 2:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 111.1 ft at 3:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 111.1 ft at 4:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.85 ft at 5:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.7 ft at 6:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.53 ft at 7:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.56 ft at 8:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.49 ft at 9:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.43 ft at 10:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.41 ft at 11:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.38 ft at 12:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.5 ft at 1:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.84 ft at 2:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.57 ft at 3:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.6 ft at 4:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.57 ft at 5:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.61 ft at 6:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.46 ft at 7:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.65 ft at 8:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.6 ft at 9:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 110.15 ft at 10:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 109.67 ft at 11:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 109.56 ft at 12:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 109.45 ft at 1:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 109.41 ft at 2:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 109.41 ft at 3:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 109.34 ft at 4:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 109.74 ft at 5:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 109.84 ft at 6:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 109.84 ft at 7:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 110.03 ft at 8:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 110 ft at 9:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 110.04 ft at 10:00AM Mar 29, 2015Observed: 110.16 ft at 11:00AM Mar 29, 2015Forecast: 109.9 ft 1:00PM Mar 29, 2015Forecast: 109.9 ft 7:00PM Mar 29, 2015Forecast: 109.9 ft 1:00AM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 110.1 ft 7:00AM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 111 ft 1:00PM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 111.9 ft 7:00PM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 112.9 ft 1:00AM Mar 31, 2015Forecast: 113.5 ft 7:00AM Mar 31, 2015Forecast: 113.9 ft 1:00PM Mar 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 114.1 ft 7:00PM Mar 31, 2015Forecast: 114 ft 1:00AM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 113.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 113.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 113.1 ft 7:00PM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 112.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 112.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 112.2 ft 1:00PM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 112 ft 7:00PM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 111.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 03, 2015Forecast: 111.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 03, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesAVLA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (12:15PM Mar 29, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:50AM Mar 29)Latest observed value: 110.16 ft at 11:00 AM CDT 29-Mar-2015. Flood Stage is 122 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 138
Moderate Flood Stage: 135
Flood Stage: 122
Action Stage: 122
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 142.95 ft on 02/23/1991
(2) 142.73 ft on 05/31/1991
(3) 142.48 ft on 12/26/1990
(4) 139.53 ft on 05/02/1991
(5) 136.92 ft on 04/18/1991
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 123.84 ft on 03/12/2013 (P)
(2) 130.18 ft on 01/17/2013 (P)
(3) 127.10 ft on 04/22/2011 (P)
(4) 129.23 ft on 03/10/2011 (P)
(5) 122.58 ft on 05/04/2010 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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138 Major flooding of homes in the Rivermont Subdivision of Pickensville can be expected. Some homes in Warsaw will also likely become flooded.
135 Widespread flooding of farm and well as cabins and camps near the river...will occur. Flooding of some homes in the Rivermont Subdivision of Pickensville will occur.
128 Cattle in the area should be moved to higher ground. Flooding of some cabins and camps along the river can be expected.
122 Cattle in low-lying areas of Southern Pickens County should be moved to higher ground. Cattle are cutoff in lowlands of Southern Pickens County at stages above 122 feet.
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Latitude: 33.210278° N, Longitude: 88.288611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 122 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 0 ft 122 ft  

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