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Cumberland River at Lake Cumberland Pool (ft)Observed: 691.03 ft at 8:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 8:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 9:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 9:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 9:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 9:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 10:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 10:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 10:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 10:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 11:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 11:15AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 11:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 11:45AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.04 ft at 12:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 12:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 12:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 12:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 1:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 1:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 1:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 1:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 2:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 2:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 2:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 2:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.04 ft at 3:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 3:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 3:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 3:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 4:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 4:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.07 ft at 4:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 4:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.09 ft at 5:00PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 691.11 ft at 5:15PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 691.11 ft at 5:30PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 691.11 ft at 5:45PM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 691.11 ft at 6:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.09 ft at 6:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.09 ft at 6:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 6:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 7:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 7:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 7:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 7:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 8:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 8:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 8:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 8:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 9:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 9:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 9:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.04 ft at 9:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 10:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 10:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 10:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 10:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 11:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.04 ft at 11:15PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 11:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 11:45PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 691.04 ft at 12:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.04 ft at 12:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 12:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 12:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.07 ft at 1:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 1:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 1:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 1:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 2:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 2:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 2:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 2:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 3:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 3:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 3:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 3:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 4:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.07 ft at 4:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 4:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 4:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 5:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.08 ft at 5:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.06 ft at 5:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 5:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 6:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 6:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 6:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 6:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 7:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 7:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 7:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 7:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 8:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 8:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 8:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 8:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 9:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 9:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 9:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.05 ft at 9:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 10:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 10:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 10:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 10:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 11:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 11:15AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 11:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 11:45AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 12:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 12:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 12:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 12:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 1:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 1:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 1:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 1:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 2:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 2:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 2:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 2:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 3:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 3:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 3:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 3:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 4:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 4:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 4:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 4:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 5:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 5:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 5:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 5:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 6:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 6:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 6:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 6:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 7:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 7:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 7:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 7:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 8:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.87 ft at 8:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 8:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 8:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 9:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 9:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.84 ft at 9:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 9:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.83 ft at 10:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 10:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 10:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 10:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 11:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.84 ft at 11:15PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 11:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.87 ft at 11:45PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 12:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.87 ft at 12:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 12:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 12:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 1:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.84 ft at 1:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 1:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 1:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 2:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 2:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.87 ft at 2:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 2:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 3:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 3:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 3:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 3:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 4:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 4:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 4:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 4:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 5:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 5:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 5:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 5:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 6:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 6:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 6:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 6:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 7:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 7:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 7:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 7:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 8:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 8:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 8:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 8:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 9:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 9:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 9:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 9:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 10:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 10:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 10:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 10:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 11:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 11:15AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 11:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 11:45AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 12:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 12:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 12:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 12:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 1:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 1:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.81 ft at 1:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.77 ft at 1:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.79 ft at 2:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.82 ft at 2:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.8 ft at 2:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.79 ft at 2:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.74 ft at 3:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.79 ft at 3:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.78 ft at 3:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.78 ft at 3:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.84 ft at 4:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.79 ft at 4:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.81 ft at 4:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.8 ft at 4:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.78 ft at 5:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.8 ft at 5:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.77 ft at 5:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.78 ft at 5:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.81 ft at 6:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.82 ft at 6:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.81 ft at 6:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.84 ft at 6:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 7:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 7:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 7:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 7:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 8:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.84 ft at 8:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 8:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 8:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.82 ft at 9:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 9:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.83 ft at 9:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.83 ft at 9:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 10:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.84 ft at 10:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 10:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 10:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 11:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.86 ft at 11:15PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.88 ft at 11:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.85 ft at 11:45PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 12:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 12:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.9 ft at 12:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 12:45AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 1:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.91 ft at 1:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.89 ft at 1:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.94 ft at 1:45AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.92 ft at 2:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 2:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 2:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 2:45AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.93 ft at 3:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 3:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.96 ft at 3:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 3:45AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 4:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 4:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 4:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 4:45AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.04 ft at 5:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 5:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 5:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.02 ft at 5:45AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691 ft at 6:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.95 ft at 6:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 6:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.03 ft at 6:45AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 691.01 ft at 7:00AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.97 ft at 7:15AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.98 ft at 7:30AM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 690.99 ft at 7:45AM Dec 07, 2016Highest Forecast: 691 ft 6:00AM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 690.9 ft 6:00AM Dec 09, 2016Corps of EngineersWLCK2(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (8:22AM Dec 7, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 11:00PM Dec 6)Latest observed value: 690.99 ft at 7:45 AM CST 7-Dec-2016. Flood Stage is 760 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: The future pool levels are furnished by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Cumberland River at Lake Cumberland are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 760
Moderate Flood Stage: 760
Flood Stage: 760
Action Stage: 730
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 751.42 ft on 03/01/1994

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 751.42 ft on 03/01/1994

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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760 Top of flood control pool.
740 Top of power pool, spillway crest elevation.
723 Summer pool.
690 Winter pool.
673 Bottom of power pool.
Photos
(1) Looking at Bridge and Headwater of Dam
(2) Right Side of Dam
(3) US 127 Bridge Leading to Dam
(4) Inside Power House
(5) Tailwater Gates and Left Side of Dam
(6) Another View of Gates
(7) Middle Section of Dam from Lake Side
(8) Portion of Dam
(9) Power House
(10) Tailwater Area from Top of Dam
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Latitude: 36.833333° N, Longitude: 85.133333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 760 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 760 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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