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Tombigbee River near Fulton Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 8.95 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 8.95 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 8.95 ft at 10:00PM Dec 18, 2014Highest Observation: 8.95 ft at 11:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 12:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 1:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 2:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 3:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 4:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.91 ft at 5:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 6:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 7:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 8:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 9:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 10:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 11:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 12:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 1:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 2:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.91 ft at 3:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.89 ft at 4:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.89 ft at 5:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.88 ft at 6:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 7:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.88 ft at 8:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.88 ft at 9:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 10:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 11:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 8.86 ft at 12:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 1:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 2:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 3:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 4:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.83 ft at 5:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.83 ft at 6:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 7:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.81 ft at 8:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.79 ft at 9:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 10:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.78 ft at 11:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 12:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 1:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.76 ft at 2:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 3:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.76 ft at 4:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.75 ft at 5:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 6:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 7:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.72 ft at 8:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.72 ft at 9:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.71 ft at 10:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.71 ft at 11:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 8.7 ft at 12:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.69 ft at 1:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 2:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 3:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 4:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.67 ft at 5:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.66 ft at 6:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.66 ft at 7:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 8:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 9:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 10:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 11:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 12:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 1:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 2:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 3:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.62 ft at 4:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.61 ft at 5:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 8.59 ft at 6:00PM Dec 21, 2014Forecast: 8.5 ft 12:00AM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 8.5 ft 6:00AM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 12:00PM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 6:00PM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 12:00AM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 6:00AM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 12:00PM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 6:00PM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 12:00AM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 8.6 ft 6:00AM Dec 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 8.7 ft 12:00PM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 8.6 ft 6:00PM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 8.5 ft 12:00AM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 6:00AM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 8.4 ft 12:00PM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 8.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 26, 2014Forecast: 8.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFULM6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:15PM Dec 21, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 7:19AM Dec 21)Latest observed value: 8.59 ft at 6:00 PM CST 21-Dec-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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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 03/17/1973
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.75 ft on 04/29/2014
(2) 17.80 ft on 04/08/2005
(3) 21.24 ft on 12/08/2004
(4) 17.14 ft on 10/20/2004
(5) 22.45 ft on 02/07/2004
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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)
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 29 242.93 ft 262.93 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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