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Tombigbee River near Fulton Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 7.67 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.69 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.74 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.8 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.84 ft at 9:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.85 ft at 10:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.86 ft at 11:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 8.15 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 9.08 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 10.06 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 10.83 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 11.4 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 11.8 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.08 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.37 ft at 9:00PM Oct 29, 2014Highest Observation: 12.42 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2014Highest Observation: 12.42 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 12.38 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.32 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 12.11 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 11.99 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 11.84 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 11.7 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 11.56 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 11.41 ft at 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 11.27 ft at 9:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 11.12 ft at 10:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.99 ft at 11:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.86 ft at 12:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.73 ft at 1:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.62 ft at 2:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.52 ft at 3:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.41 ft at 4:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.31 ft at 5:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.22 ft at 6:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.11 ft at 7:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 10.02 ft at 8:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 9.94 ft at 9:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 10:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 9.8 ft at 11:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 9.74 ft at 12:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.69 ft at 1:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.64 ft at 2:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.59 ft at 3:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.55 ft at 4:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.51 ft at 5:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.47 ft at 6:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.44 ft at 7:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 8:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.39 ft at 9:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 10:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 11:00AM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.34 ft at 12:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.32 ft at 1:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.3 ft at 2:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.29 ft at 3:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.28 ft at 4:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 5:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.26 ft at 6:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.24 ft at 7:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.23 ft at 8:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.21 ft at 9:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.21 ft at 10:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.2 ft at 11:00PM Oct 31, 2014Observed: 9.18 ft at 12:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 9.18 ft at 1:00AM Nov 01, 2014Observed: 9.16 ft at 2:00AM Nov 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 9 ft 7:00AM Nov 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 9 ft 1:00PM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 8.9 ft 7:00PM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 8.9 ft 1:00AM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 8.8 ft 6:00AM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 8.7 ft 12:00PM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 8.7 ft 6:00PM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 8.6 ft 12:00AM Nov 03, 2014Forecast: 8.6 ft 6:00AM Nov 03, 2014Forecast: 8.5 ft 12:00PM Nov 03, 2014Forecast: 8.5 ft 6:00PM Nov 03, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 12:00AM Nov 04, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 6:00AM Nov 04, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 12:00PM Nov 04, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 6:00PM Nov 04, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 12:00AM Nov 05, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 6:00AM Nov 05, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFULM6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:15AM Nov 1, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 7:47AM Oct 31)Latest observed value: 9.16 ft at 2:00 AM CDT 1-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:28
Moderate Flood Stage:25
Flood Stage:20
Action Stage:16

Historical Crests
(1) 27.72 ft on 05/27/1991
(2) 25.75 ft on 03/22/1955
(3) 24.18 ft on 02/12/1991
(4) 23.70 ft on 12/27/1982
(5) 23.00 ft on 05/20/1983
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.87 ft on 08/12/1930
(2) 1.85 ft on 09/28/1964
(3) 1.92 ft on 08/05/1965
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28 Numerous secondary roads are flooded and evacuations are necessary.
25 Extensive agriculture flooding is occurring. Evacuations may be necessary for residents living near the river
23 Widespread flooding along the river is in progress. Agriculture land and a few homes south of new hwy 78 will be affected.
21 Low lying secondary roads near the river begin to flood. Equipment and livestock should be moved to higher ground and residents near the river may need to take additional flood precautions.
20 Most low lying agriculture land along the river is flooding and access may be restricted in low lying areas.
18.5 Most low land between the old river and the Tennessee Tombigbee Waterway is flooding.
16 Flooding of low lying areas between the river channels is occurring.
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Latitude: 34.265000° N, Longitude: 88.445278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 20 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(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 29 242.93 ft 262.93 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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