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Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 98.28 ft at 9:15AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.34 ft at 9:30AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.39 ft at 9:45AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.45 ft at 10:00AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.5 ft at 10:15AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.56 ft at 10:30AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.61 ft at 10:45AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.66 ft at 11:00AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.69 ft at 11:15AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.78 ft at 11:30AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.82 ft at 11:45AM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.86 ft at 12:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 98.95 ft at 12:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.11 ft at 12:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.25 ft at 12:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.29 ft at 1:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.31 ft at 1:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.32 ft at 1:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.33 ft at 1:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.33 ft at 2:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.34 ft at 2:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.35 ft at 2:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.36 ft at 2:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.37 ft at 3:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.39 ft at 3:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.4 ft at 3:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.42 ft at 3:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.45 ft at 4:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.51 ft at 4:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.57 ft at 4:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.62 ft at 4:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.66 ft at 5:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.7 ft at 5:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.73 ft at 5:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.77 ft at 5:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.79 ft at 6:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.82 ft at 6:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.85 ft at 6:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.88 ft at 6:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.9 ft at 7:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.92 ft at 7:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.93 ft at 7:30PM Feb 04, 2016Highest Observation: 99.94 ft at 7:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.92 ft at 8:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.89 ft at 8:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.87 ft at 8:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.87 ft at 8:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.86 ft at 9:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.87 ft at 9:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.87 ft at 9:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.87 ft at 9:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.87 ft at 10:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.88 ft at 10:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.87 ft at 10:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.88 ft at 10:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.88 ft at 11:00PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.88 ft at 11:15PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.89 ft at 11:30PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.89 ft at 11:45PM Feb 04, 2016Observed: 99.9 ft at 12:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.9 ft at 12:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.89 ft at 12:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.89 ft at 12:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.9 ft at 1:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.9 ft at 1:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.89 ft at 1:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.85 ft at 1:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.81 ft at 2:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.77 ft at 2:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.74 ft at 2:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.71 ft at 2:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.7 ft at 3:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.68 ft at 3:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.66 ft at 3:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.65 ft at 3:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.64 ft at 4:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.63 ft at 4:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.61 ft at 4:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.6 ft at 4:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.59 ft at 5:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.57 ft at 5:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.52 ft at 5:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.45 ft at 5:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.39 ft at 6:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.32 ft at 6:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.28 ft at 6:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.23 ft at 6:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.16 ft at 7:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.08 ft at 7:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 99.02 ft at 7:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.97 ft at 7:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.92 ft at 8:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.87 ft at 8:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.82 ft at 8:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.77 ft at 8:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.73 ft at 9:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.69 ft at 9:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.66 ft at 9:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.62 ft at 9:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.59 ft at 10:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.57 ft at 10:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.55 ft at 10:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.53 ft at 10:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.5 ft at 11:00AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.48 ft at 11:15AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.46 ft at 11:30AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.45 ft at 11:45AM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.43 ft at 12:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.4 ft at 12:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.38 ft at 12:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.31 ft at 12:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.21 ft at 1:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.12 ft at 1:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 98.04 ft at 1:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.95 ft at 1:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.88 ft at 2:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.81 ft at 2:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.76 ft at 2:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.7 ft at 2:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.65 ft at 3:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.61 ft at 3:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.57 ft at 3:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.54 ft at 3:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.51 ft at 4:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.47 ft at 4:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.44 ft at 4:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.41 ft at 4:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.38 ft at 5:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.36 ft at 5:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.34 ft at 5:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.31 ft at 5:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.28 ft at 6:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.22 ft at 6:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.14 ft at 6:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.06 ft at 6:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 97.01 ft at 7:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.93 ft at 7:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.86 ft at 7:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.81 ft at 7:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.77 ft at 8:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.72 ft at 8:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.67 ft at 8:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.63 ft at 8:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.6 ft at 9:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.57 ft at 9:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.53 ft at 9:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.5 ft at 9:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.47 ft at 10:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.44 ft at 10:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.41 ft at 10:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.35 ft at 10:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.27 ft at 11:00PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.21 ft at 11:15PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.14 ft at 11:30PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.08 ft at 11:45PM Feb 05, 2016Observed: 96.03 ft at 12:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.98 ft at 12:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.93 ft at 12:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.88 ft at 12:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.85 ft at 1:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.81 ft at 1:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.77 ft at 1:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.74 ft at 1:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.71 ft at 2:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.69 ft at 2:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.65 ft at 2:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.58 ft at 2:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.52 ft at 3:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.46 ft at 3:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.4 ft at 3:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.34 ft at 3:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.29 ft at 4:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.25 ft at 4:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.23 ft at 4:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.21 ft at 4:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.2 ft at 5:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.18 ft at 5:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.16 ft at 5:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.15 ft at 5:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.13 ft at 6:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.12 ft at 6:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.1 ft at 6:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.08 ft at 6:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.06 ft at 7:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.05 ft at 7:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.04 ft at 7:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95.02 ft at 7:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 95 ft at 8:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.98 ft at 8:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.97 ft at 8:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.96 ft at 8:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.95 ft at 9:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.94 ft at 9:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.91 ft at 9:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.85 ft at 9:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.79 ft at 10:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.73 ft at 10:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.68 ft at 10:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.65 ft at 10:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.61 ft at 11:00AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.61 ft at 11:15AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.61 ft at 11:30AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.63 ft at 11:45AM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.65 ft at 12:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.67 ft at 12:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.68 ft at 12:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.7 ft at 12:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.71 ft at 1:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.72 ft at 1:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.73 ft at 1:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 1:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 2:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 2:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 2:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 2:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 3:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 3:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 3:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 3:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 4:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 4:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 4:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 4:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.76 ft at 5:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.76 ft at 5:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 5:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.76 ft at 5:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 6:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.77 ft at 6:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.77 ft at 6:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.77 ft at 6:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.77 ft at 7:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.77 ft at 7:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.77 ft at 7:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.77 ft at 7:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.76 ft at 8:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.76 ft at 8:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 8:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 8:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 9:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.75 ft at 9:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 9:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 9:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.74 ft at 10:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.73 ft at 10:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.73 ft at 10:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.72 ft at 10:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.72 ft at 11:00PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.72 ft at 11:15PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.72 ft at 11:30PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.71 ft at 11:45PM Feb 06, 2016Observed: 94.71 ft at 12:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.7 ft at 12:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.68 ft at 12:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.66 ft at 12:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.64 ft at 1:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.61 ft at 1:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.59 ft at 1:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.57 ft at 1:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.55 ft at 2:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.54 ft at 2:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.52 ft at 2:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.51 ft at 2:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.49 ft at 3:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.48 ft at 3:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.47 ft at 3:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.46 ft at 3:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.45 ft at 4:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.44 ft at 4:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.43 ft at 4:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.42 ft at 4:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.4 ft at 5:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.39 ft at 5:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.38 ft at 5:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.34 ft at 5:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.28 ft at 6:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.23 ft at 6:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.17 ft at 6:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.12 ft at 6:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 94.06 ft at 7:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 93.98 ft at 7:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 93.9 ft at 7:30AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 93.83 ft at 7:45AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 93.77 ft at 8:00AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 93.71 ft at 8:15AM Feb 07, 2016Observed: 93.66 ft at 8:30AM Feb 07, 2016Highest Forecast: 93.9 ft 12:00PM Feb 07, 2016Forecast: 93.1 ft 6:00PM Feb 07, 2016Forecast: 92 ft 12:00AM Feb 08, 2016Forecast: 90.9 ft 6:00AM Feb 08, 2016Forecast: 89.9 ft 12:00PM Feb 08, 2016Forecast: 88.9 ft 6:00PM Feb 08, 2016Forecast: 88 ft 12:00AM Feb 09, 2016Forecast: 87.3 ft 6:00AM Feb 09, 2016Forecast: 86.7 ft 12:00PM Feb 09, 2016Forecast: 86 ft 6:00PM Feb 09, 2016Forecast: 85.4 ft 12:00AM Feb 10, 2016Forecast: 84.8 ft 6:00AM Feb 10, 2016Forecast: 84.2 ft 12:00PM Feb 10, 2016Forecast: 83.5 ft 6:00PM Feb 10, 2016Forecast: 83 ft 12:00AM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 82.5 ft 6:00AM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 82 ft 12:00PM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 81.5 ft 6:00PM Feb 11, 2016Forecast: 81.1 ft 12:00AM Feb 12, 2016Forecast: 80.7 ft 6:00AM Feb 12, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNSA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (9:00AM Feb 7, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 7:53AM Feb 7)Latest observed value: 93.66 ft at 8:30 AM CST 7-Feb-2016. 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) 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
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)
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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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