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Choctawhatchee River at Caryville (US 90) Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.93 ft at 2:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 3:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 5:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 6:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 8:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 9:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 4:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 5:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.9 ft at 8:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 9:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 11:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 12:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 3:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 4:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 5:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 6:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 8:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 9:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 10:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 10:01AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 11:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 12:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 1:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 2:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 8:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 9:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 11:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 8:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 9:01AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 10:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 11:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 12:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 1:00PM Nov 26, 2014Highest Observation: 6.72 ft at 2:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 3:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 4:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 5:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 6:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 7:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 8:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 9:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.64 ft at 10:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 11:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 12:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 1:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 2:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 3:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 4:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 6:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 7:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 8:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 8:01AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 9:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 10:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 11:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 12:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 1:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 2:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 3:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 4:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 5:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 6:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 7:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 8:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 9:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 11:00PM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 12:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 1:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 3:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 4:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 5:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 6:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 7:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 7:01AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 8:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 9:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.06 ft at 10:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.08 ft at 11:00AM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 12:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 1:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.04 ft at 2:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 3:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 4:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 5:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 8:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 9:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 10:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 11:00PM Nov 28, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 12:00AM Nov 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.6 ft 7:00AM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 5.5 ft 1:00PM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 5.3 ft 7:00PM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 5.1 ft 1:00AM Nov 30, 2014Forecast: 4.9 ft 7:00AM Nov 30, 2014Forecast: 4.7 ft 1:00PM Nov 30, 2014Forecast: 4.5 ft 7:00PM Nov 30, 2014Forecast: 4.2 ft 1:00AM Dec 01, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 7:00AM Dec 01, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 1:00PM Dec 01, 2014Forecast: 3.6 ft 7:00PM Dec 01, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 1:00AM Dec 02, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 7:00AM Dec 02, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 1:00PM Dec 02, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 7:00PM Dec 02, 2014Forecast: 2.8 ft 1:00AM Dec 03, 2014Forecast: 2.7 ft 7:00AM Dec 03, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCARF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:04AM Nov 29, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:55AM Nov 28)Latest observed value: 5.78 ft at 12:00 AM EST 29-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on unobstructed flow

NOTE: Forecasts for the Choctawhatchee River at Caryville (US 90) are issued routinely year-round.

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Upstream Gauge - near Pittman (SR 2) Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Bruce-Ebro (SR 20)
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 27
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 27.10 ft on 03/17/1929
(2) 23.85 ft on 07/09/1994
(3) 21.16 ft on 03/21/1990
(4) 19.63 ft on 03/11/1998
(5) 18.40 ft on 04/13/1975
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.73 ft on 05/03/2014
(2) 15.28 ft on 04/21/2014
(3) 14.20 ft on 04/12/2014
(4) 12.44 ft on 04/01/2014
(5) 12.14 ft on 03/19/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -0.90 ft on 10/06/1954
(2) -0.81 ft on 08/27/2000
(3) -0.73 ft on 07/22/2000
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27 Water will stand about nine feet deep through most of caryville. Most of westville will be flooded. Numerous evacuations will be required.
22 Highway 90 near the bridge will be under water.
21.5 Water will cover portions of the l and n railroad.
16 Highway 279 south of caryville will be cut off. Several fish camps, residential areas and additional rural roads in the area will be flooded.
12 Extensive lowland flooding will occur.
11 Ranchers should move livestock to higher ground before they are cut off.
9 Water will begin to overflow the banks in the vicinity of the gage.
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(1) Choctawhatchee River at Caryville - KML
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Latitude: 30.775556° N, Longitude: 85.827778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 12 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(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 39.02 ft 51.02 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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