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Choctawhatchee River at Caryville (US 90) Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 4.79 ft at 3:00AM Apr 23, 2017Highest Observation: 4.79 ft at 4:00AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.78 ft at 5:00AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.78 ft at 6:00AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.77 ft at 8:00AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.77 ft at 9:00AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:00AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:00AM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.74 ft at 12:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.74 ft at 1:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 4:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.75 ft at 9:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.74 ft at 10:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.75 ft at 11:00PM Apr 23, 2017Observed: 4.74 ft at 12:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.73 ft at 1:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.73 ft at 2:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.73 ft at 3:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.73 ft at 4:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.72 ft at 5:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.72 ft at 6:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 9:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 9:01AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.68 ft at 10:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:00AM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.66 ft at 1:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 2:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.66 ft at 3:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.68 ft at 6:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 7:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 9:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 10:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:00PM Apr 24, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 12:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 1:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.68 ft at 2:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.68 ft at 3:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.68 ft at 4:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 5:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.71 ft at 11:00AM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 12:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.72 ft at 3:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.7 ft at 7:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.73 ft at 8:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.74 ft at 9:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.75 ft at 11:00PM Apr 25, 2017Observed: 4.74 ft at 12:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 1:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 2:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 3:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 8:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.72 ft at 10:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 11:00AM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.69 ft at 1:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.67 ft at 2:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.66 ft at 3:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.64 ft at 4:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.63 ft at 5:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.64 ft at 7:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.61 ft at 8:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.63 ft at 9:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.63 ft at 10:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.62 ft at 11:00PM Apr 26, 2017Observed: 4.61 ft at 12:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.6 ft at 2:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.58 ft at 4:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.57 ft at 5:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.53 ft at 6:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.53 ft at 6:01AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.53 ft at 7:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.53 ft at 8:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.47 ft at 9:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.49 ft at 10:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.53 ft at 11:00AM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.46 ft at 3:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.46 ft at 4:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.46 ft at 5:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.46 ft at 6:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.43 ft at 7:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.43 ft at 8:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.45 ft at 9:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.45 ft at 10:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:00PM Apr 27, 2017Observed: 4.44 ft at 12:00AM Apr 28, 2017Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:00AM Apr 28, 2017Forecast: 4.5 ft 8:00AM Apr 28, 2017Forecast: 4.5 ft 2:00PM Apr 28, 2017Forecast: 4.4 ft 8:00PM Apr 28, 2017Forecast: 4.4 ft 2:00AM Apr 29, 2017Forecast: 4.5 ft 8:00AM Apr 29, 2017Forecast: 4.6 ft 2:00PM Apr 29, 2017Forecast: 4.7 ft 8:00PM Apr 29, 2017Forecast: 4.7 ft 2:00AM Apr 30, 2017Forecast: 4.7 ft 8:00AM Apr 30, 2017Forecast: 4.8 ft 2:00PM Apr 30, 2017Forecast: 4.9 ft 8:00PM Apr 30, 2017Forecast: 4.9 ft 2:00AM May 01, 2017Highest Forecast: 5 ft 8:00AM May 01, 2017Highest Forecast: 5 ft 2:00PM May 01, 2017Forecast: 4.9 ft 8:00PM May 01, 2017Forecast: 4.8 ft 2:00AM May 02, 2017Forecast: 4.7 ft 8:00AM May 02, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCARF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:05AM Apr 28, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 9:25AM Apr 27)Latest observed value: 4.43 ft at 1:00 AM EDT 28-Apr-2017. Flood Stage is 14 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: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 27.10 ft on 03/17/1929
(2) 23.85 ft on 07/09/1994
(3) 21.60 ft on 04/24/1928
(4) 21.16 ft on 03/21/1990
(5) 19.63 ft on 03/11/1998
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.13 ft on 01/25/2017
(2) 14.94 ft on 01/05/2017
(3) 12.23 ft on 12/09/2016
(4) 15.11 ft on 04/04/2016
(5) 12.31 ft on 03/29/2016
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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) -0.74 ft on 07/22/2000
(4) -0.54 ft on 10/30/2001
(5) -0.36 ft on 09/15/1968
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30 Water reaches the road surface of Interstate 10 between Exit 104 and the Choctawhatchee River Bridge in Washington County. The interstate is subject to closure at this level.
27 All areas in Westville east of CR-179A and west of CR-179 in Caryville flood. The water will be several feet deep in some areas.
24 Water reaches Palmer Drive in Caryville, flooding several residences. Water begins to flood structures in Westville near Ritter Road and CR-179A.
23 US 90 is flooded up to a foot deep east of the Choctawhatchee River bridge in Caryville. Water also reaches the base of the US 90 bridge and the highway is subject to closure at this level.
21 The access ramps to Interstate 10 at CR 279 begin to flood at this level.
20 Water begins to flood US 90 above one half mile east of the bridge in Washington County. Water will cover portions of the railroad in Caryville.
18 Water begins to flood areas along CR-279 in Washington County north of Interstate 10. Several structures along the highway south of US-90 begin to flood.
17 Water reaches CR-179 in Holmes County near the intersection with Boat Ramp Road.
16 Highway 279 south of Interstate 10 begins to flood in Washington County. Several rural roads in the area will also flood.
15 In Holmes County, water begins to flood areas off Buck Rodgers Road east of CR-179A in Holmes County. Access to several of the fish camps become inaccessible above this level.
14 In Holmes County, Boat Ramp Road south of CR-179 will flood. Access to several of the fish camps off Boat Ramp Road may become inaccessible above this level.
12 Extensive lowland flooding will occur.
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Latitude: 30.775556° N, Longitude: 85.827778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 14 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
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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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