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Big Black River near Bovina Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 9.79 ft at 1:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 2:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.72 ft at 3:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.69 ft at 4:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.66 ft at 5:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 6:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 7:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.54 ft at 9:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.51 ft at 10:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.48 ft at 11:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.45 ft at 12:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 1:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.4 ft at 2:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 3:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.34 ft at 4:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.32 ft at 5:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.3 ft at 6:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.28 ft at 7:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 8:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.25 ft at 9:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.24 ft at 10:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.24 ft at 11:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.24 ft at 12:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.25 ft at 1:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.27 ft at 2:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 3:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.32 ft at 4:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 5:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.39 ft at 6:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.44 ft at 7:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.5 ft at 8:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.56 ft at 9:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 10:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.69 ft at 11:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 12:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 1:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 2:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.98 ft at 3:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 4:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.12 ft at 5:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 6:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.25 ft at 7:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.32 ft at 8:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.37 ft at 9:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.43 ft at 10:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.49 ft at 11:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 10.53 ft at 12:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.58 ft at 1:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.61 ft at 2:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.65 ft at 3:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.69 ft at 4:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.71 ft at 5:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.73 ft at 6:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.75 ft at 7:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.76 ft at 8:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.77 ft at 9:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.78 ft at 10:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 11:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 12:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.78 ft at 2:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.79 ft at 3:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.78 ft at 4:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.77 ft at 5:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.76 ft at 6:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.75 ft at 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.75 ft at 8:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.73 ft at 9:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.72 ft at 10:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.71 ft at 11:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 10.69 ft at 12:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.68 ft at 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.66 ft at 3:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.64 ft at 4:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.64 ft at 5:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.64 ft at 6:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.64 ft at 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.68 ft at 8:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.74 ft at 9:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.84 ft at 10:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 10.97 ft at 11:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 11.15 ft at 12:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 11.34 ft at 1:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 11.57 ft at 2:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 11.78 ft at 3:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12 ft at 4:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 5:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12.36 ft at 6:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12.51 ft at 7:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12.63 ft at 8:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12.73 ft at 9:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12.79 ft at 10:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 12.84 ft at 11:00PM Jul 24, 2014Highest Observation: 12.87 ft at 12:00AM Jul 25, 2014Highest Observation: 12.87 ft at 1:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.86 ft at 2:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.83 ft at 3:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.81 ft at 4:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.76 ft at 5:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.71 ft at 6:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.65 ft at 7:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.59 ft at 8:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.53 ft at 9:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.47 ft at 10:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.41 ft at 11:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.34 ft at 12:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.29 ft at 1:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 2:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 3:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.14 ft at 4:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.1 ft at 5:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.06 ft at 6:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12.03 ft at 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 12 ft at 8:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 11.97 ft at 9:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 11.96 ft at 10:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 11.93 ft at 11:00PM Jul 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 11.5 ft 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 11.4 ft 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 11.3 ft 1:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 11.3 ft 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 11.2 ft 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 11.2 ft 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 11.1 ft 1:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 11.1 ft 7:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 11 ft 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 11 ft 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 10.9 ft 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 10.9 ft 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 10.8 ft 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 10.7 ft 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 10.6 ft 1:00PM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 10.5 ft 7:00PM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 10.5 ft 1:00AM Jul 30, 2014Forecast: 10.4 ft 7:00AM Jul 30, 2014U.S. Army Corps of EngineersBOVM6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:03AM Jul 26, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:08AM Jul 25)Latest observed value: 11.93 ft at 11:00 PM CDT 25-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 28 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:40
Moderate Flood Stage:38
Flood Stage:28
Action Stage:27

Historical Crests
(1) 40.77 ft on 05/24/1983
(2) 40.56 ft on 04/16/1979
(3) 40.53 ft on 12/20/1961
(4) 39.74 ft on 05/05/1958
(5) 39.65 ft on 04/01/1951
(6) 39.29 ft on 03/21/1973
(7) 39.22 ft on 01/11/1949
(8) 39.21 ft on 05/05/1991
(9) 39.14 ft on 04/07/2003
(10) 39.09 ft on 04/20/1969
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 5.99 ft on 09/30/1954
(2) 6.70 ft on 10/27/1992
(3) 6.73 ft on 09/16/1995
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47 Water is approachng the road surface of the old Highway 80 bridge.
43.3 Water is approaching the under clearance of the old Highway 80 bridge.
39.79 Several hundred acres of agricultural land in Western Hinds and Eastern Warren counties underwater.
38 Water is over the road near the old Highway 80 bridge over the Big Black river. Extensive agricultural land flooded and several local access roads underwater.
32.5 Water begins to cover Warrior's Trail road.
32 Several access roads along and near the river are under water.
28 Agricultural and lowland near the river begins to flood.
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Latitude: 32.347778° N, Longitude: 90.696944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 84.93 ft 112.93 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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