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Duck River near Shelbyville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3 ft at 1:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 1:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 2:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 2:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 3:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 3:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 4:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 4:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 5:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 5:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 6:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 7:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 7:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 8:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 9:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 9:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 10:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 10:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 11:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 11:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 12:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 12:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 1:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 1:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 2:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 2:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 3:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 4:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 4:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 5:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:00AM Jul 22, 2014Highest Observation: 3.21 ft at 6:30AM Jul 22, 2014Highest Observation: 3.21 ft at 7:00AM Jul 22, 2014Highest Observation: 3.21 ft at 7:30AM Jul 22, 2014Highest Observation: 3.21 ft at 8:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 9:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 11:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 11:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 12:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 1:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 1:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 2:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 2:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 3:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 3:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 5:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 5:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 6:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 6:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 7:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 7:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 8:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 8:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 9:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 9:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 10:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 10:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 11:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 11:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 1:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 1:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 2:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 2:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 3:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 3:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 4:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 4:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 5:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 5:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 6:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 6:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 7:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 7:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 8:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 8:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 9:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 9:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 10:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 10:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 11:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 11:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 12:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 1:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 2:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 2:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 3:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 3:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 4:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 4:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 5:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 5:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 6:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 7:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 8:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 8:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 9:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 9:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 10:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 10:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 11:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 11:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 12:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 12:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.98 ft at 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 1:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 2:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 2:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 3:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 3:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 6:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 6:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 7:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 8:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 8:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 9:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.03 ft at 9:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 10:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 10:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 11:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 11:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 12:30PM Jul 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 3 ft 1:00PM Jul 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 3 ft 7:00PM Jul 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 3 ft 1:00AM Jul 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 3 ft 7:00AM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSHVT1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:46PM Jul 24, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:41AM Jul 24)Latest observed value: 3.01 ft at 12:30 PM CDT 24-Jul-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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42 Flood of Record.
37 This is a major, life-threatening flood. Flooding will be extensive throughout Shelbyville. Avoid areas near the Duck River.
36 Flood waters reach Shelbyville Mills
32 Flood waters reach the West Lane Baptist Church
29 Flood waters reach several garages on US HWY 231
27.5 Flood waters reach several businesses and Mt. Zion Baptest Church. Flooding will be extensive throughtout Shelbyville as backwater from the Duck River pushes smaller streams out of their banks. This is a life-threatening flood. Avoid areas near the Duck River.
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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