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Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 77.5 ft at 3:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.48 ft at 3:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.45 ft at 3:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.44 ft at 3:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.42 ft at 4:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.41 ft at 4:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.39 ft at 4:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.38 ft at 4:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.37 ft at 5:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.37 ft at 5:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.36 ft at 5:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.35 ft at 5:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.38 ft at 6:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.48 ft at 6:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.56 ft at 6:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.62 ft at 6:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.67 ft at 7:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.72 ft at 7:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.76 ft at 7:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.79 ft at 7:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.81 ft at 8:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.83 ft at 8:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.84 ft at 8:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.85 ft at 8:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.86 ft at 9:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.87 ft at 9:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.87 ft at 9:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.88 ft at 9:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.88 ft at 10:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.88 ft at 10:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 10:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 10:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 11:00AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 11:15AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 11:30AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.93 ft at 11:45AM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.93 ft at 12:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.92 ft at 12:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.92 ft at 12:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.91 ft at 12:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.91 ft at 1:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.91 ft at 1:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.9 ft at 1:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 1:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 2:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.92 ft at 2:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.91 ft at 2:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.91 ft at 2:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.9 ft at 3:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 3:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.89 ft at 3:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.88 ft at 3:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.87 ft at 4:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.86 ft at 4:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.86 ft at 4:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.85 ft at 4:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.85 ft at 5:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.85 ft at 5:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.86 ft at 5:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.91 ft at 5:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.94 ft at 6:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 77.97 ft at 6:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.03 ft at 6:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.09 ft at 6:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.15 ft at 7:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.19 ft at 7:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.24 ft at 7:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.28 ft at 7:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.31 ft at 8:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.33 ft at 8:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.35 ft at 8:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.37 ft at 8:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.39 ft at 9:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.41 ft at 9:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.42 ft at 9:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.43 ft at 9:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.44 ft at 10:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.46 ft at 10:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.46 ft at 10:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.47 ft at 10:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.48 ft at 11:00PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.49 ft at 11:15PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.5 ft at 11:30PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.5 ft at 11:45PM Mar 30, 2015Observed: 78.51 ft at 12:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.52 ft at 12:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.52 ft at 12:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.52 ft at 12:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 1:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.57 ft at 1:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.58 ft at 1:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.58 ft at 1:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.58 ft at 2:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.58 ft at 2:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.58 ft at 2:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.58 ft at 2:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.62 ft at 3:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.69 ft at 3:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.76 ft at 3:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.83 ft at 3:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.88 ft at 4:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.93 ft at 4:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.97 ft at 4:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.01 ft at 4:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.04 ft at 5:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.07 ft at 5:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.09 ft at 5:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.11 ft at 5:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.13 ft at 6:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.14 ft at 6:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.15 ft at 6:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.16 ft at 6:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.17 ft at 7:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.17 ft at 7:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.18 ft at 7:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.18 ft at 7:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.19 ft at 8:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.19 ft at 8:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.2 ft at 8:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.2 ft at 8:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.21 ft at 9:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.22 ft at 9:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.23 ft at 9:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.23 ft at 9:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.24 ft at 10:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.24 ft at 10:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.24 ft at 10:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.24 ft at 10:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.24 ft at 11:00AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 11:15AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 11:30AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 11:45AM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 12:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 12:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 12:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 12:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 1:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 1:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 1:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 1:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.25 ft at 2:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.2 ft at 2:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.14 ft at 2:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.07 ft at 2:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 79.04 ft at 3:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.99 ft at 3:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.95 ft at 3:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.9 ft at 3:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.86 ft at 4:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.83 ft at 4:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.8 ft at 4:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.77 ft at 4:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.76 ft at 5:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.74 ft at 5:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.72 ft at 5:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.74 ft at 5:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.72 ft at 6:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.7 ft at 6:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.68 ft at 6:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.67 ft at 6:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.66 ft at 7:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.68 ft at 7:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.68 ft at 7:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.67 ft at 7:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.65 ft at 8:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.64 ft at 8:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.62 ft at 8:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.61 ft at 8:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.6 ft at 9:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.6 ft at 9:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.59 ft at 9:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.58 ft at 9:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.57 ft at 10:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.57 ft at 10:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.56 ft at 10:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.56 ft at 10:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.55 ft at 11:00PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.55 ft at 11:15PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.55 ft at 11:30PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.55 ft at 11:45PM Mar 31, 2015Observed: 78.54 ft at 12:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.54 ft at 12:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.54 ft at 12:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.54 ft at 12:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.56 ft at 1:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.57 ft at 1:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.57 ft at 1:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.57 ft at 1:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.56 ft at 2:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.56 ft at 2:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.55 ft at 2:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.55 ft at 2:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.55 ft at 3:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.54 ft at 3:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.54 ft at 3:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 3:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 4:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 4:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 4:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 4:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 5:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 5:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 5:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 5:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 6:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.53 ft at 6:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.5 ft at 6:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.43 ft at 6:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.41 ft at 7:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.35 ft at 7:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.29 ft at 7:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.25 ft at 7:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.24 ft at 8:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.21 ft at 8:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.17 ft at 8:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.14 ft at 8:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.11 ft at 9:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.08 ft at 9:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.06 ft at 9:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.04 ft at 9:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.01 ft at 10:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.99 ft at 10:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.98 ft at 10:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78 ft at 10:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.99 ft at 11:00AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.97 ft at 11:15AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.95 ft at 11:30AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.94 ft at 11:45AM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.92 ft at 12:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.9 ft at 12:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.92 ft at 12:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.91 ft at 12:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.9 ft at 1:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.88 ft at 1:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.87 ft at 1:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.86 ft at 1:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.85 ft at 2:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.84 ft at 2:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.81 ft at 2:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.73 ft at 2:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.66 ft at 3:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.59 ft at 3:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.53 ft at 3:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.48 ft at 3:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.43 ft at 4:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.38 ft at 4:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.35 ft at 4:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.32 ft at 4:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.29 ft at 5:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.27 ft at 5:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.25 ft at 5:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.24 ft at 5:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.23 ft at 6:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.21 ft at 6:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.2 ft at 6:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.19 ft at 6:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.18 ft at 7:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.25 ft at 7:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.36 ft at 7:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.47 ft at 7:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.58 ft at 8:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.68 ft at 8:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.77 ft at 8:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.85 ft at 8:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 77.95 ft at 9:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.02 ft at 9:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.13 ft at 9:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.23 ft at 9:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.33 ft at 10:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.43 ft at 10:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.51 ft at 10:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.59 ft at 10:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.67 ft at 11:00PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.82 ft at 11:15PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 78.99 ft at 11:30PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 79.16 ft at 11:45PM Apr 01, 2015Observed: 79.33 ft at 12:00AM Apr 02, 2015Observed: 79.48 ft at 12:15AM Apr 02, 2015Observed: 79.63 ft at 12:30AM Apr 02, 2015Observed: 79.76 ft at 12:45AM Apr 02, 2015Observed: 79.88 ft at 1:00AM Apr 02, 2015Observed: 79.99 ft at 1:15AM Apr 02, 2015Highest Observation: 80.09 ft at 1:30AM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 79.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 81.4 ft 1:00PM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 82.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 83.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 03, 2015Forecast: 84.4 ft 7:00AM Apr 03, 2015Forecast: 85 ft 1:00PM Apr 03, 2015Forecast: 85.3 ft 7:00PM Apr 03, 2015Forecast: 85.5 ft 1:00AM Apr 04, 2015Highest Forecast: 85.7 ft 7:00AM Apr 04, 2015Highest Forecast: 85.7 ft 1:00PM Apr 04, 2015Forecast: 85.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 04, 2015Forecast: 85.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 05, 2015Forecast: 85.4 ft 7:00AM Apr 05, 2015Forecast: 85.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 05, 2015Forecast: 85.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 05, 2015Forecast: 85 ft 1:00AM Apr 06, 2015Forecast: 84.7 ft 7:00AM Apr 06, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNSA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (2:45AM Apr 2, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 7:44AM Apr 1)Latest observed value: 80.09 ft at 1:30 AM CDT 2-Apr-2015. 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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

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) 108.33 ft on 04/09/2014 (P)
(2) 107.70 ft on 01/18/2013 (P)
(3) 102.10 ft on 04/23/2011
(4) 106.40 ft on 03/11/2011 (P)
(5) 107.73 ft on 01/10/2009
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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 = 0)
Elevation
(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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