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Tombigbee River at Gainesville Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 86.17 ft at 10:15PM Jun 19, 2021Observed: 86.26 ft at 10:30PM Jun 19, 2021Observed: 86.36 ft at 10:45PM Jun 19, 2021Observed: 86.47 ft at 11:00PM Jun 19, 2021Observed: 86.56 ft at 11:15PM Jun 19, 2021Observed: 86.67 ft at 11:30PM Jun 19, 2021Observed: 86.79 ft at 11:45PM Jun 19, 2021Observed: 86.92 ft at 12:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.06 ft at 12:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.19 ft at 12:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.32 ft at 12:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.45 ft at 1:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.58 ft at 1:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.7 ft at 1:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.82 ft at 1:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 87.94 ft at 2:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.06 ft at 2:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.18 ft at 2:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.31 ft at 2:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.43 ft at 3:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.55 ft at 3:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.66 ft at 3:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.77 ft at 3:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.88 ft at 4:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 88.98 ft at 4:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.08 ft at 4:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.17 ft at 4:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.27 ft at 5:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.35 ft at 5:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.43 ft at 5:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.51 ft at 5:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.59 ft at 6:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 6:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.72 ft at 6:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.79 ft at 6:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.84 ft at 7:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.9 ft at 7:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.94 ft at 7:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 89.99 ft at 7:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.03 ft at 8:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.07 ft at 8:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.12 ft at 8:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.15 ft at 8:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.19 ft at 9:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.21 ft at 9:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.24 ft at 9:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.27 ft at 9:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.31 ft at 10:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.33 ft at 10:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.35 ft at 10:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.37 ft at 10:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.39 ft at 11:00AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.4 ft at 11:15AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.42 ft at 11:30AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.44 ft at 11:45AM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.46 ft at 12:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.51 ft at 12:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.56 ft at 12:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.62 ft at 12:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.66 ft at 1:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.7 ft at 1:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.74 ft at 1:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.78 ft at 1:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.82 ft at 2:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.86 ft at 2:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.88 ft at 2:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.91 ft at 2:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.94 ft at 3:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.97 ft at 3:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.99 ft at 3:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.02 ft at 3:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.04 ft at 4:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.07 ft at 4:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.1 ft at 4:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.12 ft at 4:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.14 ft at 5:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.16 ft at 5:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.18 ft at 5:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.2 ft at 5:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.23 ft at 6:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.25 ft at 6:15PM Jun 20, 2021Highest Observation: 91.26 ft at 6:30PM Jun 20, 2021Highest Observation: 91.26 ft at 6:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.25 ft at 7:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.23 ft at 7:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.23 ft at 7:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.2 ft at 7:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.15 ft at 8:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.1 ft at 8:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 91.04 ft at 8:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.99 ft at 8:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.94 ft at 9:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.89 ft at 9:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.84 ft at 9:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.79 ft at 9:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.75 ft at 10:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.71 ft at 10:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.67 ft at 10:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.63 ft at 10:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.6 ft at 11:00PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.57 ft at 11:15PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.52 ft at 11:30PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.48 ft at 11:45PM Jun 20, 2021Observed: 90.43 ft at 12:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.38 ft at 12:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.33 ft at 12:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.28 ft at 12:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.24 ft at 1:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.2 ft at 1:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.16 ft at 1:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.12 ft at 1:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.07 ft at 2:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90.04 ft at 2:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 90 ft at 2:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.97 ft at 2:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.94 ft at 3:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.9 ft at 3:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.87 ft at 3:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.84 ft at 3:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.8 ft at 4:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.75 ft at 4:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.68 ft at 4:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.62 ft at 4:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.56 ft at 5:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.5 ft at 5:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.43 ft at 5:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.38 ft at 5:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.33 ft at 6:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.27 ft at 6:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.22 ft at 6:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.16 ft at 6:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.13 ft at 7:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.11 ft at 7:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.09 ft at 7:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.08 ft at 7:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.07 ft at 8:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.07 ft at 8:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.09 ft at 8:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.12 ft at 8:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.15 ft at 9:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.18 ft at 9:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.2 ft at 9:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.24 ft at 9:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.28 ft at 10:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.33 ft at 10:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.37 ft at 10:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.41 ft at 10:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.44 ft at 11:00AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 11:15AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.51 ft at 11:30AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.54 ft at 11:45AM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.55 ft at 12:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.57 ft at 12:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.59 ft at 12:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.59 ft at 12:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.61 ft at 1:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 1:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 1:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 1:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 2:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 2:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 2:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 2:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.62 ft at 3:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.62 ft at 3:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.61 ft at 3:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.61 ft at 3:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.6 ft at 4:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.6 ft at 4:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.59 ft at 4:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.59 ft at 4:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.57 ft at 5:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.56 ft at 5:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.54 ft at 5:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.53 ft at 5:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.52 ft at 6:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.5 ft at 6:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.49 ft at 6:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 6:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 7:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.45 ft at 7:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.41 ft at 7:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.37 ft at 7:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.33 ft at 8:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.28 ft at 8:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.24 ft at 8:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.2 ft at 8:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.16 ft at 9:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.12 ft at 9:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.1 ft at 9:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.09 ft at 9:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.08 ft at 10:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.08 ft at 10:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.07 ft at 10:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.07 ft at 10:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.08 ft at 11:00PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.1 ft at 11:15PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.12 ft at 11:30PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.15 ft at 11:45PM Jun 21, 2021Observed: 89.16 ft at 12:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.16 ft at 12:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.19 ft at 12:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.19 ft at 12:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.21 ft at 1:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.25 ft at 1:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.28 ft at 1:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.31 ft at 1:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.34 ft at 2:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.36 ft at 2:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.38 ft at 2:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.4 ft at 2:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.42 ft at 3:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.43 ft at 3:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.44 ft at 3:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.46 ft at 3:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.46 ft at 4:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 4:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 4:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 4:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 5:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 5:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.48 ft at 5:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.48 ft at 5:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.48 ft at 6:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.48 ft at 6:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.48 ft at 6:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.48 ft at 6:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 7:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 7:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 7:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 7:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.47 ft at 8:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.49 ft at 8:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.51 ft at 8:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.53 ft at 8:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.55 ft at 9:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.56 ft at 9:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.58 ft at 9:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.59 ft at 9:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.6 ft at 10:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.6 ft at 10:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.62 ft at 10:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 10:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 11:00AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.63 ft at 11:15AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.64 ft at 11:30AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.64 ft at 11:45AM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.64 ft at 12:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.64 ft at 12:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.65 ft at 12:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.65 ft at 12:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.65 ft at 1:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 1:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 1:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 1:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 2:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 2:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 2:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 2:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.66 ft at 3:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.68 ft at 3:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.74 ft at 3:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.79 ft at 3:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.85 ft at 4:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.9 ft at 4:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 89.95 ft at 4:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90 ft at 4:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.04 ft at 5:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.08 ft at 5:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.12 ft at 5:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.15 ft at 5:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.18 ft at 6:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.22 ft at 6:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.24 ft at 6:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.26 ft at 6:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.28 ft at 7:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.31 ft at 7:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.32 ft at 7:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.34 ft at 7:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.35 ft at 8:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.36 ft at 8:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.41 ft at 8:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.46 ft at 8:45PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.51 ft at 9:00PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.55 ft at 9:15PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.59 ft at 9:30PM Jun 22, 2021Observed: 90.64 ft at 9:45PM Jun 22, 2021Forecast: 89.9 ft 1:00AM Jun 23, 2021Forecast: 90.3 ft 7:00AM Jun 23, 2021Forecast: 90.6 ft 1:00PM Jun 23, 2021Forecast: 90.8 ft 7:00PM Jun 23, 2021Highest Forecast: 90.9 ft 1:00AM Jun 24, 2021Forecast: 90.8 ft 7:00AM Jun 24, 2021Forecast: 90.5 ft 1:00PM Jun 24, 2021Forecast: 90 ft 7:00PM Jun 24, 2021Forecast: 89.6 ft 1:00AM Jun 25, 2021Forecast: 89 ft 7:00AM Jun 25, 2021Forecast: 88.4 ft 1:00PM Jun 25, 2021Forecast: 87.8 ft 7:00PM Jun 25, 2021Forecast: 87.4 ft 1:00AM Jun 26, 2021Forecast: 87 ft 7:00AM Jun 26, 2021Forecast: 86.6 ft 1:00PM Jun 26, 2021Forecast: 86.2 ft 7:00PM Jun 26, 2021Forecast: 85.9 ft 1:00AM Jun 27, 2021Forecast: 85.5 ft 7:00AM Jun 27, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGNSA1(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (10:00PM Jun 22, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 9:29AM Jun 22)Latest observed value: 90.64 ft at 9:45 PM CDT 22-Jun-2021. 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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Upstream Gauge - at Bevill Lock and Dam Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Demopolis Lock and Dam
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

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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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