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Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 80.52 ft at 4:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.52 ft at 4:15AM Oct 18, 2014Highest Observation: 80.55 ft at 4:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.54 ft at 4:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.53 ft at 5:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.53 ft at 5:15AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.53 ft at 5:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.53 ft at 5:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.52 ft at 6:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.52 ft at 6:15AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.34 ft at 6:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 80.14 ft at 6:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.96 ft at 7:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.79 ft at 7:15AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.65 ft at 7:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.54 ft at 7:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.43 ft at 8:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.4 ft at 8:15AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.32 ft at 8:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.25 ft at 8:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.19 ft at 9:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.14 ft at 9:15AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.08 ft at 9:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79.04 ft at 9:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 79 ft at 10:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.96 ft at 10:15AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.93 ft at 10:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.9 ft at 10:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.9 ft at 11:00AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.87 ft at 11:15AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.83 ft at 11:30AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.8 ft at 11:45AM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.83 ft at 12:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.79 ft at 12:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.76 ft at 12:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.73 ft at 12:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.7 ft at 1:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.68 ft at 1:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.66 ft at 1:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.64 ft at 1:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.61 ft at 2:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.6 ft at 2:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.58 ft at 2:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.56 ft at 2:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.54 ft at 3:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.53 ft at 3:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.51 ft at 3:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.48 ft at 3:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.47 ft at 4:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.45 ft at 4:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.43 ft at 4:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.43 ft at 4:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.41 ft at 5:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.4 ft at 5:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.39 ft at 5:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.38 ft at 5:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.37 ft at 6:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.35 ft at 6:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.33 ft at 6:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.32 ft at 6:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.31 ft at 7:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.29 ft at 7:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.21 ft at 7:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.13 ft at 7:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 78.05 ft at 8:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.98 ft at 8:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.92 ft at 8:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.87 ft at 8:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.82 ft at 9:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.78 ft at 9:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.74 ft at 9:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.71 ft at 9:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.68 ft at 10:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.65 ft at 10:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.63 ft at 10:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.6 ft at 10:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.58 ft at 11:00PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.56 ft at 11:15PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.53 ft at 11:30PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.52 ft at 11:45PM Oct 18, 2014Observed: 77.5 ft at 12:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.48 ft at 12:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.47 ft at 12:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.46 ft at 12:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.49 ft at 1:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.48 ft at 1:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.46 ft at 1:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.45 ft at 1:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.43 ft at 2:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.43 ft at 2:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.41 ft at 2:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.4 ft at 2:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.39 ft at 3:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.39 ft at 3:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.38 ft at 3:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.36 ft at 3:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.36 ft at 4:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.35 ft at 4:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.35 ft at 4:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.36 ft at 4:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.39 ft at 5:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.37 ft at 5:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.37 ft at 5:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.36 ft at 5:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.36 ft at 6:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.36 ft at 6:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.35 ft at 6:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.35 ft at 6:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.31 ft at 7:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.21 ft at 7:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.12 ft at 7:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.03 ft at 7:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.97 ft at 8:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.9 ft at 8:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.85 ft at 8:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.81 ft at 8:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.77 ft at 9:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.77 ft at 9:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.77 ft at 9:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.74 ft at 9:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.7 ft at 10:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.68 ft at 10:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.66 ft at 10:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.67 ft at 10:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.67 ft at 11:00AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.64 ft at 11:15AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.61 ft at 11:30AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.59 ft at 11:45AM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.57 ft at 12:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.55 ft at 12:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.53 ft at 12:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.52 ft at 12:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.5 ft at 1:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.49 ft at 1:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.48 ft at 1:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 1:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 2:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.45 ft at 2:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.45 ft at 2:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.44 ft at 2:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.43 ft at 3:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.42 ft at 3:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.42 ft at 3:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.46 ft at 3:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.54 ft at 4:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.64 ft at 4:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.7 ft at 4:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.81 ft at 4:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.9 ft at 5:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.95 ft at 5:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.99 ft at 5:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.04 ft at 5:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.16 ft at 6:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.23 ft at 6:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.28 ft at 6:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.31 ft at 6:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.35 ft at 7:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.38 ft at 7:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.41 ft at 7:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.43 ft at 7:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.45 ft at 8:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.46 ft at 8:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.48 ft at 8:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.49 ft at 8:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.49 ft at 9:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.43 ft at 9:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.29 ft at 9:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.17 ft at 9:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 77.05 ft at 10:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.95 ft at 10:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.86 ft at 10:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.79 ft at 10:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.73 ft at 11:00PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.64 ft at 11:15PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.57 ft at 11:30PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.5 ft at 11:45PM Oct 19, 2014Observed: 76.44 ft at 12:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.38 ft at 12:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.32 ft at 12:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.27 ft at 12:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.23 ft at 1:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.18 ft at 1:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.15 ft at 1:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.12 ft at 1:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.09 ft at 2:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.07 ft at 2:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.05 ft at 2:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.03 ft at 2:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.01 ft at 3:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.99 ft at 3:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.98 ft at 3:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.84 ft at 3:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.71 ft at 4:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.59 ft at 4:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.5 ft at 4:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.43 ft at 4:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.37 ft at 5:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.33 ft at 5:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.3 ft at 5:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.27 ft at 5:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.25 ft at 6:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.24 ft at 6:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.24 ft at 6:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.21 ft at 6:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.15 ft at 7:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.08 ft at 7:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.03 ft at 7:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75 ft at 7:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.98 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.97 ft at 8:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.96 ft at 8:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.03 ft at 8:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.98 ft at 9:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.99 ft at 9:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.05 ft at 9:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.02 ft at 10:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.01 ft at 10:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.07 ft at 10:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.06 ft at 10:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.03 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.01 ft at 11:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75 ft at 11:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.99 ft at 11:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.98 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.97 ft at 12:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.97 ft at 12:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.96 ft at 12:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.97 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.96 ft at 1:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.95 ft at 1:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.95 ft at 1:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.96 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.98 ft at 2:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.97 ft at 2:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 74.96 ft at 2:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.02 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.07 ft at 3:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.14 ft at 3:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.24 ft at 3:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.35 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.47 ft at 4:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.56 ft at 4:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.69 ft at 4:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.77 ft at 5:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.85 ft at 5:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.9 ft at 5:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.95 ft at 5:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 75.99 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.04 ft at 6:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.09 ft at 6:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.15 ft at 6:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.2 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.24 ft at 7:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.27 ft at 7:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.31 ft at 7:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.35 ft at 8:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.37 ft at 8:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.41 ft at 8:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.44 ft at 8:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 9:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 9:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 9:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 9:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 10:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.48 ft at 10:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.49 ft at 10:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.49 ft at 10:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.5 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.5 ft at 11:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.5 ft at 11:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.48 ft at 11:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 76.49 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.49 ft at 12:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 12:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.48 ft at 12:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.49 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.49 ft at 1:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.48 ft at 1:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.48 ft at 1:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.47 ft at 2:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 76.46 ft at 2:30AM Oct 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 74.5 ft 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 74.5 ft 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 74.5 ft 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 74.5 ft 1:00AM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 74.4 ft 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 74.4 ft 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 74.3 ft 7:00PM Oct 22, 2014Forecast: 74.3 ft 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 74.3 ft 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 74.2 ft 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 74.2 ft 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Forecast: 74.2 ft 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 74.1 ft 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 74.1 ft 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 74.1 ft 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Forecast: 74.1 ft 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 74.1 ft 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNSA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (3:45AM Oct 21, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:17AM Oct 20)Latest observed value: 76.46 ft at 2:30 AM CDT 21-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 101 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - at Bevill Lock and Dam Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Demopolis Lock and Dam
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:118
Moderate Flood Stage:110
Flood Stage:101
Action Stage:101

Historical 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.

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
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 101 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 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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