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Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 74.28 ft at 11:15PM Nov 15, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 11:30PM Nov 15, 2017Observed: 74.29 ft at 11:45PM Nov 15, 2017Observed: 74.3 ft at 12:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 12:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 12:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.25 ft at 12:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.25 ft at 1:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 1:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.25 ft at 1:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 1:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 2:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 2:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 2:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 2:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 3:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 3:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 3:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 3:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 4:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 4:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.41 ft at 4:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.41 ft at 4:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.44 ft at 5:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.44 ft at 5:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.43 ft at 5:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.44 ft at 5:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.42 ft at 6:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 6:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.48 ft at 6:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 6:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.51 ft at 7:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.52 ft at 7:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.56 ft at 7:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.66 ft at 7:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.53 ft at 8:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.53 ft at 8:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.55 ft at 8:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.52 ft at 8:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.53 ft at 9:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.57 ft at 9:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.76 ft at 9:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.62 ft at 9:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.58 ft at 10:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.55 ft at 10:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.52 ft at 10:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.51 ft at 10:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.52 ft at 11:00AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.49 ft at 11:15AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.49 ft at 11:30AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.61 ft at 11:45AM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.49 ft at 12:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.42 ft at 12:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.38 ft at 12:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.38 ft at 12:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.36 ft at 1:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.38 ft at 1:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.36 ft at 1:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 1:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.37 ft at 2:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 2:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 2:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.3 ft at 2:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.29 ft at 3:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.31 ft at 3:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 3:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 3:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 4:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 4:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.29 ft at 4:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.46 ft at 4:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.37 ft at 5:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.32 ft at 5:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 5:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 5:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.36 ft at 6:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.32 ft at 6:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.36 ft at 6:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.33 ft at 6:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.4 ft at 7:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.43 ft at 7:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.4 ft at 7:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.4 ft at 7:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.43 ft at 8:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.46 ft at 8:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.46 ft at 8:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 8:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 9:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.49 ft at 9:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.48 ft at 9:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.48 ft at 9:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 10:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 10:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.49 ft at 10:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.48 ft at 10:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.33 ft at 11:00PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 11:15PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 11:30PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 11:45PM Nov 16, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 12:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 12:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 12:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 12:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 1:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 1:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 1:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 1:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 2:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 2:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 2:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 2:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 3:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 3:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 3:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 3:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 4:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 4:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.16 ft at 4:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 4:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 5:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 5:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 5:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 5:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 6:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 6:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 6:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.25 ft at 6:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.25 ft at 7:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 7:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 7:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.25 ft at 7:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.49 ft at 8:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.33 ft at 8:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 8:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 8:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 9:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 9:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 9:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.25 ft at 9:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 10:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 10:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 10:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 10:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 11:00AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 11:15AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 11:30AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 11:45AM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 12:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 12:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 12:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 12:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 1:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 1:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.4 ft at 1:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 1:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 2:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 2:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 2:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 2:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 3:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 3:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 3:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 3:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 4:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.42 ft at 4:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 4:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 4:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 5:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 5:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 5:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 5:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 6:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 6:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 6:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 6:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 7:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.31 ft at 7:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 7:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 7:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 8:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 8:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 8:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 8:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 9:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 9:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.16 ft at 9:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 9:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 10:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.16 ft at 10:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.13 ft at 10:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.12 ft at 10:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 11:00PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.12 ft at 11:15PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.13 ft at 11:30PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 11:45PM Nov 17, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 12:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 12:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 12:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 12:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 1:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.16 ft at 1:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 1:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 1:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 2:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 2:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 2:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 2:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 3:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 3:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 3:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 3:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 4:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 4:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 4:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 4:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 5:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 5:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 5:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 5:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 6:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 6:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 6:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 6:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 7:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 7:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 7:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.32 ft at 7:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.29 ft at 8:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.3 ft at 8:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.32 ft at 8:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.31 ft at 8:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.3 ft at 9:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.32 ft at 9:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.31 ft at 9:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.31 ft at 9:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 10:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.33 ft at 10:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 10:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.45 ft at 10:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.57 ft at 11:00AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.62 ft at 11:15AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.68 ft at 11:30AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.84 ft at 11:45AM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.77 ft at 12:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.79 ft at 12:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.82 ft at 12:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.84 ft at 12:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.85 ft at 1:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.85 ft at 1:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.81 ft at 1:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.79 ft at 1:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.8 ft at 2:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.9 ft at 2:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.8 ft at 2:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.8 ft at 2:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.81 ft at 3:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.8 ft at 3:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.78 ft at 3:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.79 ft at 3:45PM Nov 18, 2017Highest Observation: 74.96 ft at 4:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.87 ft at 4:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.81 ft at 4:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.67 ft at 4:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.54 ft at 5:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.52 ft at 5:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 5:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 5:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.48 ft at 6:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.45 ft at 6:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.46 ft at 6:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.45 ft at 6:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.45 ft at 7:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.41 ft at 7:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.36 ft at 7:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.42 ft at 7:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.37 ft at 8:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.39 ft at 8:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 8:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.37 ft at 8:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 9:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 9:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.35 ft at 9:30PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.33 ft at 9:45PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.33 ft at 10:00PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.55 ft at 10:15PM Nov 18, 2017Observed: 74.38 ft at 10:30PM Nov 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 74.1 ft 12:00AM Nov 19, 2017Highest Forecast: 74.1 ft 6:00AM Nov 19, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00PM Nov 19, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00PM Nov 19, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00AM Nov 20, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00AM Nov 20, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00PM Nov 20, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00PM Nov 20, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00AM Nov 21, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00AM Nov 21, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00PM Nov 21, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00PM Nov 21, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00AM Nov 22, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00AM Nov 22, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00PM Nov 22, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00PM Nov 22, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 12:00AM Nov 23, 2017Forecast: 74 ft 6:00AM Nov 23, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNSA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (11:00PM Nov 18, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 6:56AM Nov 18)Latest observed value: 74.38 ft at 10:30 PM CST 18-Nov-2017. Flood Stage is 101 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 118
Moderate Flood Stage: 110
Flood Stage: 101
Action Stage: 101
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 120.74 ft on 04/15/1979
(2) 118.35 ft on 02/25/1991
(3) 116.50 ft on 06/01/1991
(4) 114.88 ft on 05/04/1991
(5) 114.82 ft on 12/28/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 107.03 ft on 12/30/2015 (P)
(2) 103.78 ft on 01/04/2015 (P)
(3) 108.33 ft on 04/09/2014 (P)
(4) 102.10 ft on 04/23/2011
(5) 106.40 ft on 03/11/2011 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 73.00 ft on 10/06/1984

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117.5 Flooding of some secondary homes upstream in the Panola and Warsaw areas occurs.
109 Flooding of some camps and cabins...as well as widespread flooding of low-lying woods and agricultural lands...occurs, especially ustream of the lock and dam.
101 Flooding of low lying agricultural and wooded lands in the area occurs.
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Latitude: 32.852222° N, Longitude: 88.154167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 101 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(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 101 ft  

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