Skip Navigation Link weather.gov  
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
Image background of Navigation bar Left
Bookmark and Share Navigation Bar End Cap

  
 
Hydrograph River at a Glance Download
Tallahatchie River near Lambert Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 19.71 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 19.72 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 19.78 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 19.79 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 19.81 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 19.81 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 19.83 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 19.83 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 19.84 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 19.84 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 19.84 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.83 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.83 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.83 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.83 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.82 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.81 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.8 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.79 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.78 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.77 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.76 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.73 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.72 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.7 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.7 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.68 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.67 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.65 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.63 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.61 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 19.59 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.57 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.55 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.52 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.5 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.47 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.44 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.41 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.38 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.35 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.32 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.29 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.27 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.24 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.21 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.17 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.15 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.1 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.07 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.05 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 19.01 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 18.97 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 18.94 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 18.9 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 18.87 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.84 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.81 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.78 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.76 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.73 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.69 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.66 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.63 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.59 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.56 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.54 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.5 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.47 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.43 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 18.39 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2014Highest Forecast: 18.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 18.4 ft 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 18.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 18.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 18.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 18.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 18.1 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 18.1 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 18 ft 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 17.9 ft 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014USACE Stages and DischargesLMGM6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:15PM Apr 18, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:57AM Apr 18)Latest observed value: 18.39 ft at 3:00 PM CDT 18-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 32 ft
Printable Image
About this graph
Tabular Data (UTC)
Tabular Data (CDT)
XML Data
RSS Files
Datum: Not Available
Metadata
NOTE: Forecasts for the Tallahatchie River near Lambert are issued routinely year-round.
Return to Area Map
 
Upstream Gauge - at Sardis Dam Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Locopolis
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:37
Moderate Flood Stage:35
Flood Stage:32
Action Stage:31

Historical Crests
(1) 35.54 ft on 01/30/1937
(2) 34.00 ft on 05/11/1991
(3) 32.95 ft on 12/27/2002
(4) 32.80 ft on 12/30/1982
(5) 32.77 ft on 02/11/1990
Show More Historical Crests

Low Water Records
(1) 5.80 ft on 09/07/1936
(2) 7.30 ft on 10/29/1942
(3) 9.80 ft on 10/03/2000
Show More Low Water Records
Zoom Level: 16
Gauge Location
Disclaimer
Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
 
Flood Impacts & Photos Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
36.5 MOST OF MARKS AND LAMBERT WILL BE FLOODED UNLESS PROTECTED BY SAND BAGS. MANY ROADS ARE COVERED BY FLOOD WATER
34.5 WIDESPREAD FLOODING IN NORTHERN QUITMAN COUNTY. NUMEROUS HOMES, BUSINESSES, AND ROADS ARE FLOODED. MOST AGRICULTURE LAND ALONG BOTH BANKS IS INUNDATED
33.5 FLOODING IS OCCURRING AROUND MARKS AND LAMBERT
32 LOW LYING FARMLAND IN NORTHERN QUITMAN COUNTY IS FLOODED
31 FLOODING BEGINS IN LOW LYING FARM LAND
Photos
(1) View downstream (stage = 29 ft)
(2) View upstream (stage = 29 ft)
(3) View west
(4) Upstream side of bridge (stage = 29 ft)
About This Location Collapse

Latitude: 34.180556° N, Longitude: 90.215278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 32 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 29 123.83 ft 155.83 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

Resources Collapse
Hydrologic Resources Additional Resources
Collaborative Agencies Collapse
The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
NWS Information
National Weather Service
Memphis Weather Forecast Office
7777 Walnut Grove Rd, Suite 1
Memphis, TN 38120
(901) 544-0399
Ask Questions/Webmaster
Page last modified: 8-Apr-2014 7:35 AM
Disclaimer
Credits
Glossary
Privacy Policy
About Us
Career Opportunities