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Tallahatchie River near Lambert Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 15.09 ft at 7:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 15.08 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 15.06 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 15.04 ft at 10:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 15.03 ft at 11:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 15.01 ft at 12:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.99 ft at 1:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.98 ft at 2:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.96 ft at 3:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.95 ft at 4:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.94 ft at 5:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.92 ft at 6:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.9 ft at 7:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.89 ft at 8:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.88 ft at 9:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.86 ft at 10:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.85 ft at 11:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.83 ft at 12:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.82 ft at 1:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.81 ft at 2:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 3:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.79 ft at 4:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 5:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.77 ft at 6:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.75 ft at 7:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.74 ft at 8:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 9:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.72 ft at 10:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.7 ft at 11:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 14.69 ft at 12:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.67 ft at 1:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.66 ft at 2:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.65 ft at 3:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.64 ft at 4:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.63 ft at 5:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.61 ft at 6:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.58 ft at 8:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.55 ft at 9:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.53 ft at 10:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.51 ft at 11:00AM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.49 ft at 12:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.47 ft at 1:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.44 ft at 2:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.42 ft at 3:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.4 ft at 4:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.38 ft at 5:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.36 ft at 6:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.34 ft at 7:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.32 ft at 8:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.29 ft at 9:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.26 ft at 10:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.24 ft at 11:00PM Dec 20, 2014Observed: 14.22 ft at 12:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.19 ft at 1:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.18 ft at 2:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.16 ft at 3:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.14 ft at 4:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.11 ft at 5:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.1 ft at 6:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.08 ft at 7:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.06 ft at 8:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.04 ft at 9:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14.02 ft at 10:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 14 ft at 11:00AM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 13.99 ft at 12:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 13.98 ft at 1:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 13.95 ft at 2:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 13.94 ft at 3:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 13.93 ft at 4:00PM Dec 21, 2014Observed: 13.92 ft at 5:00PM Dec 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 13.8 ft 12:00AM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 13.7 ft 6:00AM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 13.7 ft 12:00PM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 13.6 ft 6:00PM Dec 22, 2014Forecast: 13.6 ft 12:00AM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 13.5 ft 6:00AM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 13.5 ft 12:00PM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 13.5 ft 6:00PM Dec 23, 2014Forecast: 13.4 ft 12:00AM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 13.4 ft 6:00AM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 13.3 ft 12:00PM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 13.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 24, 2014Forecast: 13.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 13.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 13.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 13.2 ft 6:00PM Dec 25, 2014Forecast: 13.1 ft 12:00AM Dec 26, 2014Forecast: 13.1 ft 6:00AM Dec 26, 2014USACE Stages and DischargesLMGM6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:01PM Dec 21, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:49AM Dec 21)Latest observed value: 13.92 ft at 5:00 PM CST 21-Dec-2014. Flood Stage is 32 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Tallahatchie River near Lambert are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 37
Moderate Flood Stage: 35
Flood Stage: 32
Action Stage: 31
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 26.74 ft on 03/30/2014
(2) 32.95 ft on 12/27/2002
(3) 32.12 ft on 10/15/2002
(4) 28.30 ft on 04/04/2000
(5) 32.00 ft on 03/07/1997 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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
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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 is in progress. 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 farmland.
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(1) View downstream (stage = 29 ft)
(2) View upstream (stage = 29 ft)
(3) View west
(4) Upstream side of bridge (stage = 29 ft)
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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  

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