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Tombigbee River at Bevill Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 125.93 ft at 6:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 125.54 ft at 7:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 125.46 ft at 8:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 125.29 ft at 9:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 125.07 ft at 10:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 124.91 ft at 11:00AM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 124.64 ft at 12:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 124.19 ft at 1:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 123.85 ft at 2:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 123.22 ft at 3:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 122.82 ft at 4:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 122.46 ft at 5:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 122.18 ft at 6:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 122.15 ft at 7:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 122.44 ft at 8:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 123.02 ft at 9:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 123.26 ft at 10:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 123.7 ft at 11:00PM Feb 18, 2020Observed: 123.86 ft at 12:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 124.04 ft at 1:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 124.07 ft at 2:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 124.21 ft at 3:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 125.26 ft at 4:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 125.76 ft at 5:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 126.21 ft at 6:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 126.45 ft at 7:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 126.74 ft at 8:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 126.8 ft at 9:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 126.96 ft at 10:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 126.99 ft at 11:00AM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.07 ft at 12:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.15 ft at 1:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.28 ft at 2:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.27 ft at 3:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.38 ft at 4:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.53 ft at 5:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.52 ft at 6:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.48 ft at 7:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.61 ft at 8:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.55 ft at 9:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.49 ft at 10:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.3 ft at 11:00PM Feb 19, 2020Observed: 127.38 ft at 12:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.33 ft at 1:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.32 ft at 2:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.22 ft at 3:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.08 ft at 4:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.89 ft at 5:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.92 ft at 6:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.82 ft at 7:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.71 ft at 8:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.56 ft at 9:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.47 ft at 10:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.54 ft at 11:00AM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.62 ft at 12:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.7 ft at 1:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.82 ft at 2:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.85 ft at 3:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.85 ft at 4:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 126.88 ft at 5:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.11 ft at 6:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.29 ft at 7:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.38 ft at 8:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.64 ft at 9:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.8 ft at 10:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.75 ft at 11:00PM Feb 20, 2020Observed: 127.98 ft at 12:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 128.13 ft at 1:00AM Feb 21, 2020Observed: 128.25 ft at 2:00AM Feb 21, 2020Highest Observation: 128.44 ft at 3:00AM Feb 21, 2020Forecast: 128.5 ft 6:00AM Feb 21, 2020Highest Forecast: 128.7 ft 12:00PM Feb 21, 2020Highest Forecast: 128.7 ft 6:00PM Feb 21, 2020Forecast: 128.5 ft 12:00AM Feb 22, 2020Forecast: 128.1 ft 6:00AM Feb 22, 2020Forecast: 127.6 ft 12:00PM Feb 22, 2020Forecast: 126.9 ft 6:00PM Feb 22, 2020Forecast: 126.2 ft 12:00AM Feb 23, 2020Forecast: 125.5 ft 6:00AM Feb 23, 2020Forecast: 125 ft 12:00PM Feb 23, 2020Forecast: 124.4 ft 6:00PM Feb 23, 2020Forecast: 123.8 ft 12:00AM Feb 24, 2020Forecast: 123 ft 6:00AM Feb 24, 2020Forecast: 122.2 ft 12:00PM Feb 24, 2020Forecast: 121.2 ft 6:00PM Feb 24, 2020Forecast: 120.2 ft 12:00AM Feb 25, 2020Forecast: 119.2 ft 6:00AM Feb 25, 2020Forecast: 118.3 ft 12:00PM Feb 25, 2020Forecast: 117.5 ft 6:00PM Feb 25, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesAVLA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (5:00AM Feb 21, 2020)ObservedForecast (issued 7:58PM Feb 20)Latest observed value: 128.44 ft at 3:00 AM CST 21-Feb-2020. Flood Stage is 122 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Tombigbee River at Bevill Lock and Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 138
Moderate Flood Stage: 135
Flood Stage: 122
Action Stage: 122
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 142.95 ft on 02/23/1991
(2) 142.73 ft on 05/31/1991
(3) 142.48 ft on 12/26/1990
(4) 140.51 ft on 02/26/2019
(5) 139.53 ft on 05/02/1991
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 123.60 ft on 05/12/2019
(2) 124.80 ft on 04/20/2019
(3) 128.81 ft on 04/15/2019
(4) 124.89 ft on 04/10/2019
(5) 122.86 ft on 03/04/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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138 Major flooding of homes in the Rivermont Subdivision of Pickensville can be expected. Some homes in Warsaw will also likely become flooded.
135 Widespread flooding of farm and well as cabins and camps near the river...will occur. Flooding of some homes in the Rivermont Subdivision of Pickensville will occur.
128 Cattle in the area should be moved to higher ground. Flooding of some cabins and camps along the river can be expected.
122 Cattle in low-lying areas of Southern Pickens County should be moved to higher ground. Cattle are cutoff in lowlands of Southern Pickens County at stages above 122 feet.
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Latitude: 33.210278° N, Longitude: 88.288611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 122 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(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 0 ft 122 ft  

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