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Village Creek (AL) at Avenue W in Ensley Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 2:45AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 3:00AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 3:15AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 3:30AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 3:45AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 4:00AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 4:15AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 4:30AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 4:45AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 5:00AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 5:15AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 5:30AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 5:45AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 6:00AM Jan 29, 2015Highest Observation: 2.27 ft at 6:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:00AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:15AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:30AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:45AM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 5:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 6:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 8:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 9:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 9:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 9:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 9:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 10:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 10:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 10:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:00PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:15PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:30PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 11:45PM Jan 29, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 12:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 12:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 2:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 3:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 3:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 3:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 3:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 4:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 4:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 4:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 4:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 5:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 5:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 5:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 5:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 6:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:00AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:15AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:30AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:45AM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 1:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.26 ft at 4:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:00PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:15PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:30PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:45PM Jan 30, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 5:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 6:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 8:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 8:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 9:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:00AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:15AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:30AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:45AM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 1:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 3:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 4:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 4:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 4:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 4:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 5:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 5:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 5:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 5:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 8:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:00PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:15PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:30PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 11:45PM Jan 31, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:15AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:45AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:15AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:30AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:45AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:00AM Feb 01, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:15AM Feb 01, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesENSA1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:30AM Feb 1, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.24 ft at 2:15 AM CST 1-Feb-2015. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Village Creek (AL) at Avenue W in Ensley. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 16
Moderate Flood Stage: 13
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 14.80 ft on 12/03/1983
(2) 14.57 ft on 09/05/2011 (P)
(3) 14.28 ft on 02/06/2004
(4) 14.00 ft on 04/13/1979
(5) 13.96 ft on 03/11/2000
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.01 ft on 04/07/2014 (P)
(2) 10.95 ft on 07/31/2012 (P)
(3) 14.57 ft on 09/05/2011 (P)
(4) 11.50 ft on 07/13/2009
(5) 13.58 ft on 09/16/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.70 ft on 07/05/1977
(2) 0.70 ft on 04/30/1978
(3) 0.80 ft on 01/05/1975
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16 Serious residential flooding occurs in the Ensley area. Persons in low-lying areas near the creek should move to higher ground at once.
13 Residential flooding occurs in the Ensley area and evacuations will likely be necessary. Persons in low lying areas near the creek should move to higher ground.
12.5 Residential flooding begins and evacuations may become necessary. Persons in low-lying areas near the creek should move to higher ground.
11.5 Avenue W and other local streets in the area become impassable.
11 Sections of the road in the digest area of the water treatment plant are flooded. Additional flooding in the digest area of the water treatment plant occurs and increases as the creek level rises.
10 Flooding of low-lying areas begins in Ensley and Pratt City. The water treatment plant west of Pratt City begins to flood along the road near the digest area of the plant on the north side of the creek.
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Latitude: 33.517500° N, Longitude: 86.879167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 505.16 ft 515.16 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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