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Cumberland River at Barbourville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.7 ft at 8:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 9:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 9:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 10:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 10:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 11:00PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 11:30PM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 1:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 1:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 2:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 2:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 3:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 3:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 4:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 4:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 5:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 5:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 6:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 6:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 8:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 8:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 9:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 9:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 10:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 10:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 11:00AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 11:30AM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 12:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 12:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 2:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 3:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 3:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 4:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 4:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 5:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 5:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 6:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 6:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 7:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 7:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 9:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 9:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 10:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 10:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 11:00PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 11:30PM Nov 23, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 12:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 12:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 2:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 4:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 5:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 5:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 6:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 6:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 8:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 8:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 9:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 9:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 10:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 10:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 11:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 11:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 12:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 12:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 2:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 4:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 4:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 5:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 5:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 6:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 7:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 3.76 ft at 8:30PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 3.76 ft at 9:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 3.76 ft at 9:30PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 3.76 ft at 10:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 3.76 ft at 10:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 11:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 11:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 12:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 1:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 1:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 2:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 3:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 5:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 6:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 7:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 8:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 8:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 9:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 9:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 10:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 10:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 11:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 11:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 12:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 12:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 3:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 3:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 4:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 4:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 5:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 5:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 7:30PM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.5 ft 1:00AM Nov 26, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 7:00AM Nov 26, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 1:00PM Nov 26, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00PM Nov 26, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Nov 27, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Nov 27, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00PM Nov 27, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00PM Nov 27, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Nov 28, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Nov 28, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00PM Nov 28, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00PM Nov 28, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 1:00PM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 7:00PM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 1:00AM Nov 30, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 7:00AM Nov 30, 2014Nashville District Corps of EngineersBBVK2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:19PM Nov 25, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:43AM Nov 25)Latest observed value: 3.52 ft at 7:30 PM EST 25-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 27 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 38
Moderate Flood Stage: 33
Flood Stage: 27
Action Stage: 21.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 45.91 ft on 04/06/1977
(2) 42.80 ft on 01/01/1946
(3) 42.65 ft on 11/29/1973
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 28.91 ft on 02/01/2013
(2) 27.45 ft on 01/17/2013
(3) 29.54 ft on 04/17/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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50 Overtopping or failure of floodwall is expected. Full evacuation of barbourville is necessary.
45.91 Flooding will exceed the highest flood on record. Homes and businesses must be evacuated.
40.29 Closing of flood gates begins.
40 Major flood threatens the protected area of barbourville. Us 25 e floods on both sides of the city.
39.6 Ky 11 floods.
39.4 Homes on miller road and boone heights begin flooding.
38.5 Homes begin flooding in apple grove, sharp gap and smokey
36.6 Roads begin flooding in heidrick. Homes begin flooding on south main.
34 Flooding threatens homes and businesses in unprotected areas.
30 Manchester street and miller road east of us 25 e flood.
27 Low lying roads flood. Manchester street floods.
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(1) Looking Downstream
(2) Looking Upstream
(3) Gage House
(4) Flood Wall
(5) Staff Gage
(6) Diversion Channel
(7) Diversion Gage House
(8) Diversion Staff Gage
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Latitude: 36.862778° N, Longitude: 83.887500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 27 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 29 942.97 ft 969.97 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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