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Tallahatchie River near Lambert Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 15.7 ft at 10:00AM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 15.56 ft at 2:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.55 ft at 3:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 4:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 5:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 6:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 7:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.58 ft at 8:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.59 ft at 9:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.57 ft at 10:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.6 ft at 11:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 15.61 ft at 12:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.63 ft at 1:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.62 ft at 2:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.67 ft at 3:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.7 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.75 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.81 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.89 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 15.98 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.05 ft at 9:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.17 ft at 10:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.29 ft at 11:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.41 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.52 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.63 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.73 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.84 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 16.93 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 17.01 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 17.09 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 17.15 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 17.2 ft at 9:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 17.24 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 17.27 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 17.3 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2014Highest Observation: 17.31 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Highest Observation: 17.31 ft at 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Highest Observation: 17.31 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 17.3 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 17.28 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 17.26 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 17.24 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 17.21 ft at 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 17.3 ft 1:00PM Oct 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 17.3 ft 7:00PM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 17.2 ft 1:00AM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 17 ft 7:00AM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 16.8 ft 1:00PM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 16.7 ft 7:00PM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 16.5 ft 1:00AM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 16.4 ft 7:00AM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 16.3 ft 1:00PM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 16.2 ft 7:00PM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 16.1 ft 1:00AM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 16.1 ft 6:00AM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 16 ft 12:00PM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 16 ft 6:00PM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 15.9 ft 12:00AM Nov 03, 2014Forecast: 15.9 ft 6:00AM Nov 03, 2014USACE Stages and DischargesLMGM6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:15AM Oct 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:12AM Oct 29)Latest observed value: 17.21 ft at 8:00 AM CDT 30-Oct-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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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
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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)
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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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