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St. Francis River at Lake City Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.61 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Highest Observation: 3.73 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.73 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Observation: 3.73 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 5:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 6:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 7:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 9:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 12:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 1:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 2:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 4:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 6:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 7:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 8:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 9:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 10:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 11:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 1:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 2:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 4:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 5:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 6:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 8:00PM Sep 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00AM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: 2.8 ft 7:00AM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: 2.6 ft 1:00PM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: 2.5 ft 7:00PM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: 2.4 ft 1:00AM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 2.3 ft 7:00AM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 2.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 2.2 ft 7:00PM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 2.1 ft 1:00AM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 2.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 2.1 ft 1:00PM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 2 ft 7:00PM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 2 ft 1:00AM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 2 ft 7:00AM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 2 ft 1:00PM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 1.9 ft 7:00PM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 1.9 ft 1:00AM Sep 07, 2014Forecast: 1.9 ft 7:00AM Sep 07, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLCRA4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:00PM Sep 2, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:51AM Sep 2)Latest observed value: 3.03 ft at 8:00 PM CDT 2-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:15
Moderate Flood Stage:12
Flood Stage:10
Action Stage:8

Historical Crests
(1) 14.37 ft on 05/03/2011
(2) 14.37 ft on 04/02/1979
(3) 13.30 ft on 01/22/1937
(4) 12.79 ft on 04/21/1973
(5) 12.41 ft on 04/05/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -3.10 ft on 09/01/1936
(2) -0.40 ft on 10/07/1999
(3) -0.39 ft on 10/13/1980
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15 There is a threat of leeve over topping
12 Extensive lowland flooding is occurring.
10 Flooding is occurring in the lowlands along the river
5 Minimal flood damage is occurring, but flat delta farmland adjacent to the river is flooded and livestock and equipment may need to be moved to higher ground
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(1) Upstream
(2) Downstream
(3) East
(4) West
(5) Gage on South Side of AR Route 18 Bridge
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Latitude: 35.820833° N, Longitude: 90.432500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 217.69 ft 227.69 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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