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Escambia River near Century Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 9.32 ft at 11:15AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 11:30AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.34 ft at 11:45AM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 12:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 12:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 12:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.3 ft at 12:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 1:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.3 ft at 1:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 1:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 1:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.3 ft at 2:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 2:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.32 ft at 2:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.35 ft at 2:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 3:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.3 ft at 3:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.32 ft at 3:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.33 ft at 3:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.35 ft at 4:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 4:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 4:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 4:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 5:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 5:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 5:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 5:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 6:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 6:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 6:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 6:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 7:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 7:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 7:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 7:45PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 8:00PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 8:15PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 8:30PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 8:45PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 9:00PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 9:15PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 9:30PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 9:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 10:00PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 10:15PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 10:30PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 10:45PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 9.38 ft at 11:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 11:15PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 11:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 11:45PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 12:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 12:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 12:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 12:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 1:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.37 ft at 1:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 1:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 1:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 2:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 2:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 2:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 2:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.35 ft at 3:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.36 ft at 3:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.35 ft at 3:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.34 ft at 3:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.34 ft at 4:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.34 ft at 4:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.33 ft at 4:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.33 ft at 4:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.32 ft at 5:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.32 ft at 5:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.32 ft at 5:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 5:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 6:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 6:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.31 ft at 6:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.3 ft at 6:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.29 ft at 7:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.29 ft at 7:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.29 ft at 7:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.28 ft at 7:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.27 ft at 8:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.27 ft at 8:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.26 ft at 8:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.26 ft at 8:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.25 ft at 9:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.24 ft at 9:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.23 ft at 9:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.23 ft at 9:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.19 ft at 10:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.22 ft at 10:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.2 ft at 10:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.21 ft at 10:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.2 ft at 11:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.19 ft at 11:15AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.19 ft at 11:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.18 ft at 11:45AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.18 ft at 12:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.13 ft at 12:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.17 ft at 12:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.16 ft at 12:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.15 ft at 1:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.14 ft at 1:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.14 ft at 1:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.13 ft at 1:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.1 ft at 2:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.11 ft at 2:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.11 ft at 2:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.1 ft at 2:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.1 ft at 3:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.09 ft at 3:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.09 ft at 3:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.08 ft at 3:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.07 ft at 4:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.06 ft at 4:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.06 ft at 4:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.06 ft at 4:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.05 ft at 5:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.04 ft at 5:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.03 ft at 5:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.02 ft at 5:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.01 ft at 6:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9.02 ft at 6:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9 ft at 6:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 9 ft at 6:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.99 ft at 7:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.99 ft at 7:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.98 ft at 7:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.98 ft at 7:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.97 ft at 8:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.96 ft at 8:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.95 ft at 8:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.95 ft at 8:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.94 ft at 9:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.93 ft at 9:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.93 ft at 9:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.92 ft at 9:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.92 ft at 10:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.91 ft at 10:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.9 ft at 10:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.9 ft at 10:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.89 ft at 11:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.88 ft at 11:15PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.87 ft at 11:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.87 ft at 11:45PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 8.87 ft at 12:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.86 ft at 12:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.86 ft at 12:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.85 ft at 12:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.85 ft at 1:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.84 ft at 1:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.83 ft at 1:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.83 ft at 1:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.82 ft at 2:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.82 ft at 2:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.81 ft at 2:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.81 ft at 2:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.8 ft at 3:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.8 ft at 3:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.79 ft at 3:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.78 ft at 3:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.78 ft at 4:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.77 ft at 4:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.77 ft at 4:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.76 ft at 4:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.75 ft at 5:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.75 ft at 5:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.74 ft at 5:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.74 ft at 5:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.74 ft at 6:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.74 ft at 6:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.73 ft at 6:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.72 ft at 6:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.72 ft at 7:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.72 ft at 7:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.7 ft at 7:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.69 ft at 8:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.69 ft at 8:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.69 ft at 8:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.68 ft at 9:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.67 ft at 9:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.67 ft at 9:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.67 ft at 9:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.66 ft at 10:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.66 ft at 10:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.65 ft at 10:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.65 ft at 10:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.64 ft at 11:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.63 ft at 11:15AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.64 ft at 11:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.63 ft at 11:45AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.59 ft at 1:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.57 ft at 1:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.56 ft at 1:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.56 ft at 2:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.55 ft at 2:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.55 ft at 2:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.56 ft at 2:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.56 ft at 3:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.52 ft at 3:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.51 ft at 3:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.55 ft at 3:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.55 ft at 4:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.55 ft at 4:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.55 ft at 4:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.54 ft at 4:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.53 ft at 5:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.54 ft at 5:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.54 ft at 5:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.53 ft at 5:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.53 ft at 6:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.53 ft at 6:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.52 ft at 6:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.52 ft at 6:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.52 ft at 7:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.51 ft at 7:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.5 ft at 7:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.5 ft at 8:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.5 ft at 8:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.49 ft at 8:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.49 ft at 8:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.48 ft at 9:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.48 ft at 9:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.48 ft at 9:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.47 ft at 9:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.46 ft at 10:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.46 ft at 10:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:15PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.44 ft at 11:45PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 8.43 ft at 12:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.43 ft at 12:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.42 ft at 12:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.42 ft at 1:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.42 ft at 1:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.4 ft at 2:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.36 ft at 4:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.36 ft at 4:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.36 ft at 4:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.35 ft at 4:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.35 ft at 5:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.35 ft at 5:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.35 ft at 5:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.34 ft at 5:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.32 ft at 6:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.32 ft at 6:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.32 ft at 7:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.31 ft at 7:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.31 ft at 7:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.3 ft at 7:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.31 ft at 8:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.3 ft at 8:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.29 ft at 8:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.28 ft at 8:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.26 ft at 9:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.28 ft at 9:15AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.27 ft at 9:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.27 ft at 9:45AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 8.27 ft at 10:00AM Dec 14, 2017CTYF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:00AM Dec 14, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.27 ft at 10:00 AM CST 14-Dec-2017. Flood Stage is 17 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Escambia River near Century are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 37
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 17
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 37.80 ft on 03/15/1929
(2) 24.35 ft on 03/18/1990
(3) 23.84 ft on 09/30/1998
(4) 23.70 ft on 03/09/1998
(5) 23.32 ft on 04/12/1975
(6) 23.23 ft on 12/16/2009
(7) 23.22 ft on 12/16/2009
(8) 20.94 ft on 04/05/1960
(9) 20.84 ft on 04/08/1973
(10) 20.66 ft on 03/22/1938
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.33 ft on 06/30/2017
(2) 19.30 ft on 06/24/2017
(3) 19.19 ft on 01/05/2017
(4) 18.32 ft on 04/03/2016
(5) 17.81 ft on 01/29/2016
(6) 17.60 ft on 01/25/2016
(7) 20.15 ft on 12/31/2015
(8) 19.31 ft on 12/26/2015
(9) 18.94 ft on 05/17/2014
(10) 19.09 ft on 05/16/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.30 ft on 09/15/1954
(2) 1.30 ft on 10/20/1954
(3) 1.30 ft on 10/21/1954

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37 Severe flooding in Century.
34 Some flooding in the eastern sections of Century.
24.2 RECORD FLOOD of March 18th 1990 - Up to 1 foot of water enters several houses on Worley Road, Daffin Road, and Fairground Road.
23.7 Second highest record flood - Approximately 8 houses become isolated and sections of Mystic Springs Road, River Bend Road and Fairground Road are impassable. Water from the river flows into ponds at B and L Catfish Farm on Mystic Road.
23 Widespread flooding of pasture and farm land. Water begins to reach Mystic Springs Road, Worley Road, Mamer Holley Lane and River Bend Road. Approximately 5 houses become isolated in the McDavid and Molino communities. Public boat ramps at Mystic Springs and Fairground Road are submerged.
19.5 Flooding of farm and pasture land will gradually subside as the river level drops, but some flooding will continue the next several days.
19 Low lying pasture will flood. Cattle should be moved to higher ground.
17.5 Some flooding of lowlands will continue until the river level drops below 13 feet.
17 Considerable flooding of lowlands.
13 Minor overflow of lowlands in the area.
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Latitude: 30.965000° N, Longitude: 87.234167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 17 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 28.3400001525879 ft 45.3400001525879 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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