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Choctawhatchee River at Caryville (US 90) Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.92 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2014Highest Observation: 6.04 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 3:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 4:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.56 ft at 9:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 12:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 2:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 3:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 10:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:01PM Oct 21, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 1:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 6:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.84 ft at 10:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.77 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.64 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 10:01PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.16 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.11 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 9:01PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 4:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 8:01PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 10:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 3:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 9:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 10:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 11:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 12:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 3:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 4:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:01PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 10:00PM Oct 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.4 ft 2:00AM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 8:00AM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 2:00PM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 8:00PM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 2:00AM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 8:00AM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 2:00PM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 8:00PM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 3.2 ft 2:00AM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00AM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 2:00PM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 2:00AM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 2.9 ft 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 2.8 ft 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 2.8 ft 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCARF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:49PM Oct 25, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:48AM Oct 25)Latest observed value: 3.53 ft at 10:00 PM EDT 25-Oct-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

Historical 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.

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
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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
Other Not Available Not Available  

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