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Lookout Creek at New England Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 6:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 6:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 6:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 7:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 7:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 7:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 7:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 8:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 8:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 8:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 8:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 9:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 9:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 10:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 10:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 10:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 10:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 11:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 11:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 11:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 11:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 2:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 2:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 4:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 4:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 4:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 4:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 5:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 5:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 7:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 7:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 7:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 7:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 12:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 12:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 12:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 4:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 5:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 2:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 2:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 3:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 5:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 5:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 1:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 1:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 2:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 2:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 4:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 4:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 5:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 5:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 6:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 6:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 7:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 7:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 11:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 12:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 1:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 1:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 3:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 4:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 4:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 4:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 5:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 5:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 5:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 6:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 6:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 6:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 7:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 7:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 7:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 8:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 8:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 8:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 9:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 9:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 9:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 10:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 10:30AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 10:45AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 11:15AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 11:30AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 11:45AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 12:15PM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 12:30PM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 12:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.62 ft at 1:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 1:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 1:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 2:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 2:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 2:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesENGG1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:03PM Sep 1, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.59 ft at 4:00 PM EDT 1-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Lookout Creek at New England are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:19
Moderate Flood Stage:17
Flood Stage:12
Action Stage:10

Historical Crests
(1) 20.73 ft on 08/17/1982
(2) 20.35 ft on 09/17/2004
(3) 19.57 ft on 10/05/1995
(4) 19.50 ft on 05/07/2003
(5) 18.76 ft on 02/16/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.85 ft on 07/09/2008
(2) 2.86 ft on 10/12/2007
(3) 2.87 ft on 09/09/2007
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24 Record flooding occurs. Flood waters will top State Route 136 bridge. This is a main throughway to Lookout Mountain. Significant flooding of numerous homes and some businesses occurs along the creek throughout Dade County. Evacuations are necessary. Also major flooding will continue downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area. Several roads near the creek will be flooded and closed with several feet of water.
21 Record flooding begins. State Route 136 will be closed as water approaches top of bridge. Many homes are flooded out between Trenton and New England. Evacuations will likely be needed. Also major flooding will continue downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area. Several roads near the creek will be flooded and closed with several feet of water.
19 Major Flooding begins. Several homes begin to flood near Sells Lane and Lookout Creek Road and many buildings near Creek Road and the New England hang gliding park. In addition...flooding of the bridge and road along Nickajack Road near Lookout Creek occurs. Some residence will likely need to evacuate. Also major flooding will begin downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area. Several roads near the creek will be flooded and closed with a few feet of water.
17 Moderate flooding begins. Several small buildings near the New England hang gliding recreation park begin to flood. Several roads in Dade county will be closed including Sells Lane...Mason Road...and Creek Road. The water will be several feet deep on portions of these roads. Also moderate flooding will begin downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area. Several roads near the creek will be flooded and closed.
15 Minor flooding continues to expand along Sells Lane in Trenton...Mason Road near Rising Fawn...and Creek Road near New England. These roads and other roads with creeks flowing into Lookout Creek will flood causing the roads to be closed. The water will be a few feet deep on portions of these roads. Also minor flooding will continue to expand downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area.
13 Minor flooding expands along Sells Lane in Trenton...Mason Road near Rising Fawn...and Creek Road near New England. All these roads will be closed. Also minor flooding expands much further downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area.
12 Flood Stage is reached and minor flooding begins. Flooding begins along Sells Lane in Trenton...Mason Road near Rising Fawn...and Creek Road near New England. In addition...minor flooding of pasture and grazing land begins along the flood plain. Minor flooding of the creek can also be expected much further downstream as it crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area.
10 Bankfull conditions are reached along the creek upstream and downstream from the gage on Creek Road.
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Latitude: 34.897500° N, Longitude: 85.463056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 12 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 29 663.8 ft 675.8 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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