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Flint River (AL) near Chase Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 4.06 ft at 7:45AM Oct 20, 2014Highest Observation: 4.06 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2014Highest Observation: 4.06 ft at 8:15AM Oct 20, 2014Highest Observation: 4.06 ft at 8:30AM Oct 20, 2014Highest Observation: 4.06 ft at 8:45AM Oct 20, 2014Highest Observation: 4.06 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 10:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 10:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 10:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 11:15AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 11:30AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 11:45AM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 12:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 12:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 12:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 1:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 1:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 1:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 2:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 3:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 3:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 3:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 5:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 5:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 5:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 6:15PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:30PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 6:45PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 1:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 1:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 1:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.04 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 6:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 6:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 6:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 9:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 9:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 9:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 10:15AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 10:30AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 10:45AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 12:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 12:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 12:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 3:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 3:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 3:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 5:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 5:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 5:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 11:15PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 11:30PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 11:45PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 1:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 1:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 1:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 2:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 2:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 2:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 6:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 6:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 6:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 7:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 8:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 8:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 8:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 9:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 9:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 9:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 10:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 10:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 10:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 10:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 11:15AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 11:30AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 11:45AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 12:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 12:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 12:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 1:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 2:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 2:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 2:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 5:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 5:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 5:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 7:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 7:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 7:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 8:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 8:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 8:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 9:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:15PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:30PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 11:45PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 12:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 12:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 12:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 7:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 7:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 7:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 12:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 12:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 12:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 1:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 3:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 3:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 5:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 5:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 5:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 8:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 8:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 10:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 10:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 1:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 1:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 1:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 2:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 2:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 2:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 7:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 7:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 7:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 8:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 8:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 8:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 4:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 4:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 5:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 6:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 6:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 6:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 7:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 7:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 7:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 8:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 8:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 10:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 10:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 1:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 3:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 3:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 3:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 4:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 4:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 4:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 5:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 5:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 5:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 7:00PM Oct 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 1:00AM Oct 26, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 7:00AM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 1:00PM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 7:00PM Oct 26, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 1:00AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 7:00AM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 1:00PM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 7:00PM Oct 27, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 1:00AM Oct 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 7:00AM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 1:00PM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 7:00PM Oct 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 1:00AM Oct 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.9 ft 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014TVACHSA1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:33AM Oct 25, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:29AM Oct 24)Latest observed value: 3.93 ft at 6:00 AM CDT 25-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Gauge reading affected by nearby construction.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Flint River (AL) near Chase are issued routinely year-round.

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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Brownsboro
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:30
Moderate Flood Stage:25
Flood Stage:16
Action Stage:14

Historical Crests
(1) 31.04 ft on 12/23/1990
(2) 29.52 ft on 03/16/1973
(3) 27.60 ft on 03/12/1963
(4) 25.00 ft on 09/01/1929
(5) 24.68 ft on 04/28/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.82 ft on 09/03/1954
Zoom Level:16
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30 Extensive flooding is likely in Madison County to the northeast of Huntsville...and from near Meridianville to Bell Factory and Brownsboro.
16 Flooding of low lying farm and pastureland occurs.
13 Although there is no flooding occurring at the gage site...flooding is likely occurring downstream of Chase...especially near Brownsboro. In addition...flooding may be occurring upstream of Chase in the New Market area.
8.5 At this stage...water at the Flint River at Brownsboro gage site has reached bankfull.
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Latitude: 34.822778° N, Longitude: 86.483056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 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 29 640.37 ft 656.37 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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