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Sandy Creek near Cordele Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.81 ft at 7:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 7:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 8:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 8:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 8:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 9:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 9:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 9:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 10:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 10:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 10:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 11:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 1:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 1:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 1:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 2:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 2:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 2:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 3:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 3:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 3:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 4:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 4:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 4:45AM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 5.92 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 5:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 5:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 5:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 6:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 6:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 6:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 7:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 7:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 8:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 8:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 8:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 9:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 9:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 9:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 10:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 10:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 10:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 11:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 11:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 11:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 12:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 12:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 12:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 1:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 1:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 1:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 2:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 2:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 2:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 3:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 3:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 3:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 4:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 4:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 4:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 5:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 5:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 5:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 6:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 6:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 6:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 7:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 7:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 7:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 8:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 8:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 8:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 9:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 9:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 9:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 10:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 10:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 10:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 11:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 11:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 11:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 12:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 12:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 12:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 1:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 1:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 1:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 2:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 2:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 2:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 3:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 4:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 4:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 4:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 5:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 5:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 5:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 6:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 6:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 6:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 7:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 7:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 7:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 8:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 8:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 8:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 9:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 9:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 9:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 10:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 10:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 10:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 11:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 11:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 11:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 12:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 12:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 12:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 1:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 1:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 1:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 2:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 2:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 2:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 3:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 3:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 3:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 4:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 4:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 4:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 4:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 5:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 5:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 5:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 6:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 6:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 6:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 7:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 7:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 7:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 8:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 8:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 8:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 9:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 9:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 9:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 10:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 10:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 10:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 10:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 11:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 11:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 11:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 12:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 12:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 12:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 1:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 1:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 1:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 2:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 2:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 2:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 3:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 3:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 3:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 3:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 4:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 4:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 4:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 5:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 5:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 5:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 6:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 6:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 6:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 7:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 7:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 7:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 8:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 8:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 8:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 9:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 9:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 9:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 9:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 10:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 10:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 10:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 10:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 11:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 11:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 11:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 11:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 12:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 12:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 12:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 12:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 1:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 1:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 1:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 2:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 2:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 2:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 2:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 3:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 3:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 3:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 3:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 4:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 4:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 4:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:15PM Oct 25, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCODT2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:18PM Oct 25, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.61 ft at 6:15 PM CDT 25-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 18 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Sandy Creek near Cordele 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:21
Moderate Flood Stage:19
Flood Stage:18
Action Stage:13

Historical Crests
(1) 26.60 ft on 11/24/2004
(2) 18.64 ft on 07/06/2007
(3) 18.10 ft on 06/26/2004
(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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27 Distaterous flooding is occurring. Roads and bridges in the flood plain are unpassable and livestock well into the flood plain are threatened.
23 Major flooding is occurring with the creek over one third of a mile wide at FM 710 near the gage. Roads and bridges are completely inundated and dangerous to auto traffic and livestock are threatened well into the flood plain.
21 Major lowland flooding begins with widspread inundation of the flood plain. The creek is one third of a mile wide at FM 710 in the vicinity of the gage. Primary roads and bridges are inundated and dangerous to motorists. Livestock are isolated and potentially drowned and equipment in the flood plain likely destroyed.
19 Moderate lowoand flooding begins. Several roads and bridges in the flood plain are flooded and dangerous and livestock in the flood plain are threatened.
18 Minor lowland floding begins with the creek close to 200 yards wide at FM 710 in the vicinity of the gage. Secondary roads are cut off and bridges near the creek flood and are dangerous. Livestock are cut off and potentially drowned.
15 Livestock and equipment near the creek are threatened.
13 At levels above 13 feet flow exceeds the lowest areas along the creek.
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Latitude: 29.160000° N, Longitude: 96.546111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 18 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 NULL NULL  

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