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Chickasawhay River at Shubuta Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Forecast: 8.4 ft 7:00AM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 7:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 1:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 7:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 1:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 1:00AM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 8.1 ft 1:00PM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 8.1 ft 7:00PM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 8.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 8.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 8 ft 1:00PM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 8 ft 7:00PM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 8 ft 1:00AM Apr 29, 2014Forecast: 8 ft 7:00AM Apr 29, 2014SHBM6(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (3:19AM Apr 25, 2014)Forecast (issued 8:59AM Apr 24)Flood Stage is 30 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Chickasawhay River at Shubuta are issued routinely year-round.

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Upstream Gauge - at Enterprise Upstream Gauge
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:47
Moderate Flood Stage:37
Flood Stage:30
Action Stage:29

Historical Crests
(1) 47.92 ft on 12/11/1919
(2) 47.90 ft on 04/01/1900
(3) 46.62 ft on 05/28/1909
(4) 44.82 ft on 04/10/1938
(5) 44.72 ft on 02/07/1936
(6) 44.63 ft on 02/25/1961
(7) 44.02 ft on 03/17/1929
(8) 43.62 ft on 02/12/1905
(9) 43.02 ft on 07/12/1916
(10) 42.82 ft on 03/22/1906
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Low Water Records
(1) 1.70 ft on 09/07/1995
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49.4 Most of Shubuta inundated by highwater. This is the elevation of the top rail in front of the railroad depot.
47 Main business section and numerous residents in town becoming inundated by high water.
42.4 Several homes on the east side of town are affected by high water.
37 Residents east of Railroad tracks are affected by rising water.
34.5 Water approaches the top of the boat ramp.
30 Minor flooding...water flowing over right bank.
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Latitude: 31.857500° N, Longitude: 88.686944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 30 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(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 29 147.58 ft 177.58 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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