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Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 84.53 ft at 9:15AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.5 ft at 9:30AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.48 ft at 9:45AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.47 ft at 10:00AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.45 ft at 10:15AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.44 ft at 10:30AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.42 ft at 10:45AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.4 ft at 11:00AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.39 ft at 11:15AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.37 ft at 11:30AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.35 ft at 11:45AM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.34 ft at 12:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.32 ft at 12:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.31 ft at 12:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.29 ft at 12:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.28 ft at 1:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.27 ft at 1:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.25 ft at 1:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.23 ft at 1:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.23 ft at 2:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.22 ft at 2:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.21 ft at 2:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.2 ft at 2:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.19 ft at 3:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.17 ft at 3:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.16 ft at 3:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.16 ft at 3:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.15 ft at 4:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.14 ft at 4:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.12 ft at 4:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.11 ft at 4:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.09 ft at 5:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.09 ft at 5:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.08 ft at 5:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.08 ft at 5:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.07 ft at 6:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.06 ft at 6:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84.05 ft at 6:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 84 ft at 6:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.99 ft at 7:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.97 ft at 7:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.95 ft at 7:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.94 ft at 7:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.92 ft at 8:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.91 ft at 8:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.9 ft at 8:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.89 ft at 8:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.89 ft at 9:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.88 ft at 9:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.86 ft at 9:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.84 ft at 9:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.84 ft at 10:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.83 ft at 10:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.81 ft at 10:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.79 ft at 10:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.78 ft at 11:00PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.77 ft at 11:15PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.76 ft at 11:30PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.74 ft at 11:45PM Jan 23, 2022Observed: 83.73 ft at 12:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.72 ft at 12:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.71 ft at 12:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.7 ft at 12:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.69 ft at 1:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.68 ft at 1:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.67 ft at 1:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.66 ft at 1:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.65 ft at 2:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.64 ft at 2:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.63 ft at 2:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.58 ft at 2:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.51 ft at 3:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.43 ft at 3:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.33 ft at 3:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.25 ft at 3:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.17 ft at 4:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.1 ft at 4:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.05 ft at 4:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 83.01 ft at 4:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.95 ft at 5:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.92 ft at 5:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.89 ft at 5:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.87 ft at 5:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.86 ft at 6:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.84 ft at 6:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.82 ft at 6:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.81 ft at 6:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.79 ft at 7:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.78 ft at 7:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.76 ft at 7:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.75 ft at 7:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.73 ft at 8:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.72 ft at 8:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.71 ft at 8:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.7 ft at 8:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.69 ft at 9:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.68 ft at 9:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.67 ft at 9:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.67 ft at 9:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.66 ft at 10:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.64 ft at 10:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.63 ft at 10:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.63 ft at 10:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.63 ft at 11:00AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.61 ft at 11:15AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.59 ft at 11:30AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.58 ft at 11:45AM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.57 ft at 12:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.56 ft at 12:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.55 ft at 12:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.53 ft at 12:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.53 ft at 1:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.52 ft at 1:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.52 ft at 1:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.5 ft at 1:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.49 ft at 2:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.48 ft at 2:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.42 ft at 2:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.35 ft at 2:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.27 ft at 3:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.21 ft at 3:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.15 ft at 3:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 82.08 ft at 3:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.99 ft at 4:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.9 ft at 4:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.81 ft at 4:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.73 ft at 4:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.59 ft at 5:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.53 ft at 5:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.47 ft at 5:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.41 ft at 6:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.36 ft at 6:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.31 ft at 6:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.26 ft at 6:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.22 ft at 7:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.18 ft at 7:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.15 ft at 7:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.12 ft at 7:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.09 ft at 8:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.06 ft at 8:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.04 ft at 8:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 81.01 ft at 8:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.99 ft at 9:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.96 ft at 9:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.94 ft at 9:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.92 ft at 9:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.9 ft at 10:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.88 ft at 10:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.86 ft at 10:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.85 ft at 10:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.83 ft at 11:00PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.81 ft at 11:15PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.79 ft at 11:30PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.78 ft at 11:45PM Jan 24, 2022Observed: 80.77 ft at 12:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.75 ft at 12:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.74 ft at 12:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.73 ft at 12:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.71 ft at 1:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.7 ft at 1:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.69 ft at 1:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.68 ft at 1:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.67 ft at 2:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.67 ft at 2:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.66 ft at 2:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.65 ft at 2:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.65 ft at 3:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.64 ft at 3:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.64 ft at 3:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.64 ft at 3:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.63 ft at 4:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.63 ft at 4:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.63 ft at 4:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.62 ft at 4:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.62 ft at 5:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.7 ft at 5:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.79 ft at 5:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.88 ft at 5:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.97 ft at 6:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.06 ft at 6:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.15 ft at 6:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.23 ft at 6:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.29 ft at 7:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.36 ft at 7:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.42 ft at 7:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.47 ft at 7:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.53 ft at 8:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.57 ft at 8:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.61 ft at 8:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.64 ft at 8:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.66 ft at 9:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.69 ft at 9:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.71 ft at 9:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.74 ft at 9:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.75 ft at 10:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.77 ft at 10:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.78 ft at 10:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.8 ft at 10:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.82 ft at 11:00AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.83 ft at 11:15AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.79 ft at 11:30AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.72 ft at 11:45AM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.65 ft at 12:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.57 ft at 12:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.5 ft at 12:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.46 ft at 12:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.4 ft at 1:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.35 ft at 1:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.3 ft at 1:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.25 ft at 1:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.22 ft at 2:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.18 ft at 2:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.15 ft at 2:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.11 ft at 2:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 81.02 ft at 3:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.93 ft at 3:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.83 ft at 3:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.74 ft at 3:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.67 ft at 4:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.6 ft at 4:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.53 ft at 4:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.46 ft at 4:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.4 ft at 5:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.34 ft at 5:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.29 ft at 5:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.24 ft at 5:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.19 ft at 6:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.15 ft at 6:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.11 ft at 6:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.07 ft at 6:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.04 ft at 7:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 80.01 ft at 7:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.98 ft at 7:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.95 ft at 7:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.92 ft at 8:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.89 ft at 8:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.87 ft at 8:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.85 ft at 8:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.83 ft at 9:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.82 ft at 9:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.79 ft at 9:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.77 ft at 9:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.74 ft at 10:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.65 ft at 10:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.56 ft at 10:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.47 ft at 10:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.4 ft at 11:00PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.3 ft at 11:15PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.23 ft at 11:30PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.16 ft at 11:45PM Jan 25, 2022Observed: 79.1 ft at 12:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.08 ft at 12:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.05 ft at 12:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.05 ft at 12:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.04 ft at 1:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.04 ft at 1:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.03 ft at 1:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.03 ft at 1:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.02 ft at 2:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.01 ft at 2:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.02 ft at 2:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.06 ft at 3:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.1 ft at 3:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.14 ft at 3:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.17 ft at 3:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.2 ft at 4:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.23 ft at 4:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.25 ft at 4:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.28 ft at 4:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.29 ft at 5:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.31 ft at 5:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.33 ft at 5:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.39 ft at 5:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.46 ft at 6:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.52 ft at 6:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.57 ft at 6:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.62 ft at 6:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.67 ft at 7:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.71 ft at 7:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.75 ft at 7:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.78 ft at 7:45AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.8 ft at 8:00AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.83 ft at 8:15AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.85 ft at 8:30AM Jan 26, 2022Observed: 79.87 ft at 8:45AM Jan 26, 2022Highest Forecast: 79.5 ft 12:00PM Jan 26, 2022Forecast: 79.1 ft 6:00PM Jan 26, 2022Forecast: 78.9 ft 12:00AM Jan 27, 2022Forecast: 78.5 ft 6:00AM Jan 27, 2022Forecast: 78.2 ft 12:00PM Jan 27, 2022Forecast: 78.2 ft 6:00PM Jan 27, 2022Forecast: 78 ft 12:00AM Jan 28, 2022Forecast: 78 ft 6:00AM Jan 28, 2022Forecast: 77.8 ft 12:00PM Jan 28, 2022Forecast: 77.6 ft 6:00PM Jan 28, 2022Forecast: 77.5 ft 12:00AM Jan 29, 2022Forecast: 77.4 ft 6:00AM Jan 29, 2022Forecast: 77.4 ft 12:00PM Jan 29, 2022Forecast: 77.2 ft 6:00PM Jan 29, 2022Forecast: 77.5 ft 12:00AM Jan 30, 2022Forecast: 77.2 ft 6:00AM Jan 30, 2022Forecast: 77.1 ft 12:00PM Jan 30, 2022Forecast: 77 ft 6:00PM Jan 30, 2022Forecast: 76.9 ft 12:00AM Jan 31, 2022Forecast: 76.4 ft 6:00AM Jan 31, 2022USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNSA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (9:00AM Jan 26, 2022)ObservedForecast (issued 7:00AM Jan 26)Latest observed value: 79.87 ft at 8:45 AM CST 26-Jan-2022. Flood Stage is 101 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: Forecasts for the Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 118
Moderate Flood Stage: 110
Flood Stage: 101
Action Stage: 101
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 120.74 ft on 04/15/1979
(2) 118.35 ft on 02/25/1991
(3) 116.58 ft on 02/16/2020
(4) 116.50 ft on 06/01/1991
(5) 115.46 ft on 02/28/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 116.58 ft on 02/16/2020
(2) 105.08 ft on 04/16/2019
(3) 115.46 ft on 02/28/2019
(4) 104.22 ft on 12/29/2018 (P)
(5) 102.41 ft on 02/12/2018 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 73.00 ft on 10/06/1984

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117.5 Flooding of some secondary homes upstream in the Panola and Warsaw areas occurs.
109 Flooding of some camps and cabins...as well as widespread flooding of low-lying woods and agricultural lands...occurs, especially upstream of the lock and dam.
101 Flooding of low lying agricultural and wooded lands in the area occurs.
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Latitude: 32.852222° N, Longitude: 88.154167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 101 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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 101 ft  

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