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Coosa River at Gadsden Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 507.54 ft at 3:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.55 ft at 4:00PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.55 ft at 4:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.56 ft at 4:30PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.56 ft at 4:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.57 ft at 5:00PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.57 ft at 5:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.57 ft at 5:30PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 5:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 6:00PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 6:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 6:30PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.59 ft at 6:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.59 ft at 7:00PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.59 ft at 7:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.6 ft at 7:30PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.6 ft at 7:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.6 ft at 8:00PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.61 ft at 8:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.61 ft at 8:30PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.62 ft at 8:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.63 ft at 9:00PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.65 ft at 9:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.66 ft at 9:30PM Apr 20, 2024Highest Observation: 507.67 ft at 9:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.66 ft at 10:00PM Apr 20, 2024Highest Observation: 507.67 ft at 10:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.66 ft at 10:30PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.65 ft at 10:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.63 ft at 11:00PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.62 ft at 11:15PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.61 ft at 11:30PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.59 ft at 11:45PM Apr 20, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 12:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.56 ft at 12:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.54 ft at 12:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.53 ft at 12:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.52 ft at 1:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 1:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 1:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 1:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 2:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 2:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 2:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.54 ft at 2:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.57 ft at 3:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 3:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.61 ft at 3:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.62 ft at 3:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.61 ft at 4:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.6 ft at 4:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 4:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.56 ft at 4:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.54 ft at 5:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.52 ft at 5:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 5:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 5:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 6:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 6:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 6:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 6:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 7:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 7:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 7:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 7:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 8:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 8:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 8:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.39 ft at 8:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.38 ft at 9:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 9:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 9:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 9:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 10:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 10:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 10:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 10:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 11:00AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 11:15AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 11:30AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 11:45AM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 12:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 12:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 12:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 12:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 1:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 1:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 1:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 1:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 2:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 2:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 2:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 2:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 3:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 3:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 3:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 3:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 4:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 4:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 4:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 4:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 5:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 5:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 5:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 5:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 6:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 6:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 6:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 6:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 7:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 7:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 7:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 7:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 8:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 8:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 8:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 8:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 9:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 9:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.39 ft at 9:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.37 ft at 9:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.36 ft at 10:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.35 ft at 10:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.34 ft at 10:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.33 ft at 10:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.32 ft at 11:00PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.31 ft at 11:15PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.31 ft at 11:30PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.3 ft at 11:45PM Apr 21, 2024Observed: 507.29 ft at 12:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.3 ft at 12:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.28 ft at 12:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.28 ft at 12:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.27 ft at 1:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.29 ft at 1:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.31 ft at 1:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.34 ft at 1:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.37 ft at 2:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.39 ft at 2:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 2:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 2:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 3:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 3:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 3:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 3:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 4:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 4:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 4:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 4:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 5:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 5:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 5:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 5:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 6:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 6:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 6:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 6:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 7:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 7:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 7:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 7:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 8:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 8:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 8:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 8:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 9:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.53 ft at 9:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.57 ft at 9:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.56 ft at 9:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.52 ft at 10:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 10:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 10:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 10:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 11:00AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 11:15AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 11:30AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 11:45AM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 12:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 12:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 12:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 12:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 1:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 1:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 1:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 1:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.46 ft at 2:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 2:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 2:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 2:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 3:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 3:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 3:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 3:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 4:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 4:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 4:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 4:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 5:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 5:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 5:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 5:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 6:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 6:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 6:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.38 ft at 6:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.37 ft at 7:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.35 ft at 7:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.32 ft at 7:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.3 ft at 7:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.29 ft at 8:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.28 ft at 8:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.27 ft at 8:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.27 ft at 8:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.26 ft at 9:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.27 ft at 9:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.26 ft at 9:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.25 ft at 9:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.25 ft at 10:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.24 ft at 10:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.23 ft at 10:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.22 ft at 10:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.22 ft at 11:00PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.25 ft at 11:15PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.26 ft at 11:30PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.29 ft at 11:45PM Apr 22, 2024Observed: 507.32 ft at 12:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.34 ft at 12:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.36 ft at 12:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.36 ft at 12:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.35 ft at 1:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.36 ft at 1:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.37 ft at 1:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.38 ft at 1:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.38 ft at 2:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 2:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 2:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 2:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 3:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 3:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 3:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.39 ft at 3:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 4:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.4 ft at 4:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 4:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.41 ft at 4:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 5:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 5:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 5:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 5:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.42 ft at 6:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 6:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 6:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 6:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.43 ft at 7:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 7:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 7:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 7:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 8:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 8:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.44 ft at 8:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.45 ft at 8:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 9:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.52 ft at 9:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.59 ft at 9:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.62 ft at 9:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.61 ft at 10:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.59 ft at 10:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.58 ft at 10:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.54 ft at 10:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.55 ft at 11:00AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.53 ft at 11:15AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.54 ft at 11:30AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.53 ft at 11:45AM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.53 ft at 12:00PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.52 ft at 12:15PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.51 ft at 12:30PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.5 ft at 12:45PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.49 ft at 1:00PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.48 ft at 1:15PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 1:30PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 1:45PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 2:00PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 2:15PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 2:30PM Apr 23, 2024Observed: 507.47 ft at 2:45PM Apr 23, 2024GAPA1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:30PM Apr 23, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 507.47 ft at 2:45 PM CDT 23-Apr-2024. Flood Stage is 511 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Gauge reading affected by reservoir operations.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Coosa River at Gadsden 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: 517
Moderate Flood Stage: 514
Flood Stage: 511
Action Stage: 511
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 525.10 ft on 04/06/1886
(2) 519.90 ft on 07/15/1916
(3) 518.70 ft on 04/11/1936
(4) 517.80 ft on 02/26/1961
(5) 517.50 ft on 01/02/1933
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 512.44 ft on 03/04/2019
(2) 511.00 ft on 02/24/2016
(3) 511.33 ft on 05/06/2013
(4) 508.09 ft on 01/24/2006
(5) 511.77 ft on 11/24/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 486.00 ft on 10/20/1904

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520 Widespread and severe residential flooding in Gadsden and adjacent areas along the Coosa River occurs.
517 Low elevations of Highway 411 begin to flood. Considerable residential flooding also occurs at this level.
514 Considerable residential flooding occurs in Gadsden and adjacent areas along the Coosa River.
512 Some residential flooding begins in the Gadsden area.
511 Low lying farm lands in the Gadsden area begin to flood.
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Latitude: 34.014223° N, Longitude: 85.971250° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 511 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 0 ft 511 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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