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Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 74.01 ft at 11:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74 ft at 11:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.01 ft at 12:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.08 ft at 12:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.12 ft at 12:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.1 ft at 12:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.1 ft at 1:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.15 ft at 1:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.13 ft at 1:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.09 ft at 1:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.1 ft at 2:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 2:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.13 ft at 2:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.05 ft at 2:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.03 ft at 3:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.05 ft at 3:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.05 ft at 3:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.06 ft at 3:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.02 ft at 4:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.04 ft at 4:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.05 ft at 4:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.03 ft at 4:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.02 ft at 5:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.02 ft at 5:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74 ft at 5:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74 ft at 5:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.99 ft at 6:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.96 ft at 6:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.93 ft at 6:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 6:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.93 ft at 7:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 7:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 7:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 7:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 8:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.87 ft at 8:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.86 ft at 8:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 8:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 9:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 9:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.87 ft at 9:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 9:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.86 ft at 10:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 10:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.87 ft at 10:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.85 ft at 10:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.87 ft at 11:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 74.06 ft at 11:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.94 ft at 11:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 11:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 12:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 12:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.93 ft at 12:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.95 ft at 12:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 1:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.93 ft at 1:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.93 ft at 1:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.92 ft at 1:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 2:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 2:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 2:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 2:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.89 ft at 3:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.89 ft at 3:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.87 ft at 3:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 3:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.87 ft at 4:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.82 ft at 4:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.82 ft at 4:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.86 ft at 4:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.82 ft at 5:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.79 ft at 5:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.79 ft at 5:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.83 ft at 5:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.13 ft at 6:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.3 ft at 6:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.36 ft at 6:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.4 ft at 6:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.43 ft at 7:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.45 ft at 7:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 7:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 7:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.49 ft at 8:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 8:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 8:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 8:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.67 ft at 9:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.63 ft at 9:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.63 ft at 9:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.75 ft at 9:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.92 ft at 10:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.01 ft at 10:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.04 ft at 10:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.05 ft at 10:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.06 ft at 11:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.08 ft at 11:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.1 ft at 11:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.11 ft at 11:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.1 ft at 12:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.08 ft at 12:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.09 ft at 12:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.08 ft at 12:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.09 ft at 1:00PM Dec 12, 2017Highest Observation: 75.18 ft at 1:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.17 ft at 1:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.14 ft at 1:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.11 ft at 2:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.12 ft at 2:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 75.04 ft at 2:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.82 ft at 2:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.73 ft at 3:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.66 ft at 3:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.65 ft at 3:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.62 ft at 3:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.61 ft at 4:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.62 ft at 4:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.6 ft at 4:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.6 ft at 4:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.58 ft at 5:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 5:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 5:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.07 ft at 5:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.94 ft at 6:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.92 ft at 6:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.87 ft at 6:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.06 ft at 6:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.96 ft at 7:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.89 ft at 7:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.86 ft at 7:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.86 ft at 7:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 8:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.89 ft at 8:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.86 ft at 8:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 8:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.88 ft at 9:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 9:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 9:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 9:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 10:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 10:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 10:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 10:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 11:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 73.96 ft at 11:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 11:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74.09 ft at 11:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 74 ft at 12:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.04 ft at 12:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.04 ft at 12:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.03 ft at 12:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.03 ft at 1:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.07 ft at 1:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.08 ft at 1:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 1:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.03 ft at 2:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.02 ft at 2:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.05 ft at 2:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74 ft at 2:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.99 ft at 3:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.96 ft at 3:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.93 ft at 3:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 3:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 4:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 4:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74 ft at 4:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.95 ft at 4:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 5:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.91 ft at 5:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.03 ft at 5:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.89 ft at 5:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 73.9 ft at 6:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.14 ft at 6:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.32 ft at 6:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.37 ft at 6:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.41 ft at 7:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.42 ft at 7:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.44 ft at 7:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.41 ft at 7:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.46 ft at 8:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 8:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 8:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.54 ft at 8:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.54 ft at 9:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.54 ft at 9:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.53 ft at 9:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.32 ft at 9:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.31 ft at 10:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.35 ft at 10:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 10:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 10:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 11:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 11:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 11:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.21 ft at 11:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 12:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 12:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 12:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 12:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 1:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.18 ft at 1:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 1:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 1:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 2:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.44 ft at 2:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.35 ft at 2:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.42 ft at 2:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.48 ft at 3:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.73 ft at 3:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.69 ft at 3:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.76 ft at 3:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.77 ft at 4:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.78 ft at 4:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.73 ft at 4:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.71 ft at 4:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.71 ft at 5:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.73 ft at 5:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.77 ft at 5:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.71 ft at 5:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.66 ft at 6:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.67 ft at 6:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.84 ft at 6:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.62 ft at 6:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.52 ft at 7:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.44 ft at 7:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.43 ft at 7:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.4 ft at 7:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.35 ft at 8:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 8:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.28 ft at 8:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 8:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.27 ft at 9:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 9:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 9:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.22 ft at 9:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.23 ft at 10:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.19 ft at 10:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.17 ft at 10:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.2 ft at 10:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 11:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.24 ft at 11:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.26 ft at 11:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.34 ft at 11:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 74.42 ft at 12:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.47 ft at 12:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.5 ft at 12:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.53 ft at 12:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.57 ft at 1:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.59 ft at 1:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.59 ft at 1:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.61 ft at 1:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.63 ft at 2:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.64 ft at 2:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.62 ft at 2:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.63 ft at 2:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.79 ft at 3:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.63 ft at 3:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.6 ft at 3:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.57 ft at 3:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.61 ft at 4:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.65 ft at 4:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.65 ft at 4:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.61 ft at 4:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.59 ft at 5:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.58 ft at 5:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.59 ft at 5:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.59 ft at 5:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.6 ft at 6:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.63 ft at 6:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.72 ft at 6:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.76 ft at 6:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.75 ft at 7:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.74 ft at 7:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.76 ft at 7:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.9 ft at 7:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.78 ft at 8:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.79 ft at 8:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.84 ft at 8:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 75 ft at 8:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.87 ft at 9:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.82 ft at 9:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.81 ft at 9:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.83 ft at 9:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.81 ft at 10:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.82 ft at 10:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 74.8 ft at 10:30AM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 74.4 ft 12:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 74.4 ft 6:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 74.4 ft 12:00AM Dec 15, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 6:00AM Dec 15, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 12:00PM Dec 15, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 15, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 6:00AM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 12:00PM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 16, 2017Forecast: 74.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 17, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 18, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 19, 2017Forecast: 74.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 19, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNSA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (11:15AM Dec 14, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 7:44AM Dec 14)Latest observed value: 74.8 ft at 10:30 AM CST 14-Dec-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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