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Duck River near Shelbyville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.91 ft at 2:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 3:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 4:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 4:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 5:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 5:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 6:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Highest Observation: 3.78 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2014Highest Observation: 3.78 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2014Highest Observation: 3.78 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 3:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 5:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 6:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 7:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 8:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 9:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 10:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 11:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 1:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 2:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 3:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 4:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 5:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 5:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 6:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 6:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 7:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 9:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 9:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 10:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 10:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 1:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 2:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 3:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 3:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 4:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 4:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 5:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 5:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 6:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 6:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 8:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 8:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 9:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 9:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 10:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 10:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:00AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:30AM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 12:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 12:30PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 1:00PM Sep 02, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 1:30PM Sep 02, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 7:00PM Sep 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.2 ft 1:00AM Sep 03, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.2 ft 7:00AM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 1:00PM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 7:00PM Sep 03, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 1:00AM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 1:00PM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 7:00PM Sep 04, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 1:00AM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 7:00AM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 1:00PM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 7:00PM Sep 05, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 1:00AM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 7:00AM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 1:00PM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 7:00PM Sep 06, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 1:00AM Sep 07, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 7:00AM Sep 07, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSHVT1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:01PM Sep 2, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:30AM Sep 2)Latest observed value: 3.05 ft at 1:30 PM CDT 2-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 25 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Duck River near Shelbyville are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:32
Moderate Flood Stage:27.5
Flood Stage:25
Action Stage:21

Historical Crests
(1) 42.00 ft on 03/29/1926
(2) 39.60 ft on 03/24/1929
(3) 38.40 ft on 02/13/1948
(4) 35.88 ft on 03/13/1973
(5) 34.84 ft on 03/22/1955
(6) 33.88 ft on 12/31/1969
(7) 33.46 ft on 05/07/2003
(8) 32.80 ft on 01/11/1948
(9) 29.94 ft on 01/24/2002
(10) 29.88 ft on 12/23/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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37 Extensive flooding is occurring throughout Shelbyville.
36 Flood waters reach Shelbyville Mills.
32 Flood waters reach the West Lane Baptist Church.
29 Flood waters reach several garages on US-231.
27.5 Flood waters reach several businesses and Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Flooding will be extensive throughtout Shelbyville as backwater from the Duck River pushes adjacent tributaries out of their banks.
25 Flooding occurs in low lying areas along the Duck River throughout the Shelbyville area.
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(1) Sims Road Bridge, Duck River near Shelbyville
(2) Upstream View
(3) May 2003 Flood
(4) May 2003 Flood
(5) May 2003 Flood
(6) May 2003 Flood
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Latitude: 35.480278° N, Longitude: 86.499167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 25 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 683.51 ft 708.51 ft  

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