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Elk River near Prospect Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:30PM Sep 13, 2014Highest Observation: 1.11 ft at 2:45PM Sep 13, 2014Highest Observation: 1.11 ft at 3:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 3:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 3:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 3:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 7:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.1 ft at 9:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:00PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:15PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:30PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:45PM Sep 13, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:00AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:15AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:30AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 4:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 6:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 7:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 3:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 7:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 7:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 8:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 3:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 3:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 3:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 3:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 4:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:15PM Sep 16, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 7:00PM Sep 16, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 1:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 17, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 1:00PM Sep 17, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00PM Sep 17, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 1:00AM Sep 18, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00AM Sep 18, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 1:00PM Sep 18, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00PM Sep 18, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 1:00AM Sep 19, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00AM Sep 19, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 1:00PM Sep 19, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00PM Sep 19, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 1:00AM Sep 20, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00AM Sep 20, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 1:00PM Sep 20, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00PM Sep 20, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 1:00AM Sep 21, 2014Forecast: 1 ft 7:00AM Sep 21, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPSPT1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:15PM Sep 16, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:17AM Sep 16)Latest observed value: 1.06 ft at 1:15 PM CDT 16-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 26 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:40
Moderate Flood Stage:37
Flood Stage:26
Action Stage:22

Historical Crests
(1) 40.90 ft on 03/01/1902
(2) 40.12 ft on 03/17/1973
(3) 39.00 ft on 03/22/1955
(4) 38.20 ft on 02/14/1948
(5) 37.10 ft on 03/14/1975
(6) 36.40 ft on 01/11/1974
(7) 34.90 ft on 02/02/1957
(8) 34.30 ft on 03/13/1963
(9) 34.20 ft on 02/20/1990
(10) 34.00 ft on 01/06/1949
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 09/29/1961
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36 Extensive flooding continues across southeast Giles County, affecting the Prospect, Elkton, and Ardmore areas.
32 Extensive flooding will occur across southeast Giles County. Flood waters reach several homes in and around the Prospect, Elkton, and Ardmore areas.
26 Water completely floods Veto Rd near the Hargrove - Johnson bridge south of Route 273. It may be unsafe to pass and motorists should seek an alternate route.
25 Water begins to flood Veto Rd near the Hargrove - Johnson bridge south of Route 273.
24.5 Water begins to approach Veto Rd near the Hargrove - Johnson bridge.
22 Water completely inundates the TWRA boat launch parking lot near the Hargrove - Johnson bridge on Veto Rd.
19 Water begins to inundate the TWRA boat launch parking area near the Hargrove - Johnson bridge on Veto Rd. The boat ramp is completely submerged at this level and may be unusable.
18 Water begins to inundate the low lying agricultural land along the river.
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Latitude: 35.014167° N, Longitude: 86.994722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 26 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 29 558.7 ft 584.7 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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