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Tombigbee River near Coffeeville Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 34.04 ft at 3:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.95 ft at 4:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.91 ft at 5:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.98 ft at 6:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 34 ft at 7:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.97 ft at 8:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.97 ft at 9:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.98 ft at 10:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.97 ft at 11:00PM Dec 07, 2016Observed: 33.96 ft at 12:00AM Dec 08, 2016Observed: 33.97 ft at 1:00AM Dec 08, 2016Observed: 33.98 ft at 2:00AM Dec 08, 2016Observed: 33.97 ft at 3:00AM Dec 08, 2016Observed: 33.96 ft at 4:00AM Dec 08, 2016Observed: 33.94 ft at 5:00AM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 5.4 ft 6:00AM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 5.5 ft 12:00PM Dec 08, 2016Highest Forecast: 5.7 ft 6:00PM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 5.6 ft 12:00AM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 5.5 ft 6:00AM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 5 ft 12:00PM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 4.7 ft 6:00PM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 4.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 4.2 ft 6:00AM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 4.2 ft 12:00PM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 4 ft 6:00PM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 3.9 ft 12:00AM Dec 11, 2016Forecast: 3.7 ft 6:00AM Dec 11, 2016Forecast: 3.5 ft 12:00PM Dec 11, 2016Forecast: 3.4 ft 6:00PM Dec 11, 2016Forecast: 3.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 12, 2016Forecast: 3 ft 6:00AM Dec 12, 2016CLDA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (5:45AM Dec 8, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 7:47AM Dec 7)Latest observed value: 33.94 ft at 5:00 AM CST 8-Dec-2016. Flood Stage is 29 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 47
Moderate Flood Stage: 40
Flood Stage: 29
Action Stage: 24
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 52.50 ft on 04/27/1900
(2) 51.46 ft on 04/22/1979
(3) 51.39 ft on 03/04/1961
(4) 50.60 ft on 04/23/1979
(5) 48.90 ft on 07/23/1916
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 31.04 ft on 04/16/2016
(2) 32.97 ft on 04/06/2016
(3) 29.21 ft on 03/21/2016 (P)
(4) 34.16 ft on 02/28/2016 (P)
(5) 33.78 ft on 02/08/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 10/30/1963
(2) 0.00 ft on 10/29/1968
(3) 0.30 ft on 10/15/1980
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47 Widespread flooding of lowlands. Portions of State Highway 114 on the west side of the river becomes covered by water.
44 Extensive flooding of lowlands. Some cabins and trailers along the river may become inundated.
40 Widespread flooding of timber and pastureland. Portions of State Highway 114 east of the river becomes covered by water.
29 Pastureland becomes flooded. Livestock need to be moved to higher ground. Old Ferry Road near the river begins to flood.
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Latitude: 31.758333° N, Longitude: 88.129167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 29 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(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 -14 ft 15 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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