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Tallapoosa River at Harris Dam Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 791.99 ft at 7:00AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.97 ft at 8:00AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.95 ft at 9:00AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.92 ft at 10:00AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.9 ft at 11:00AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.91 ft at 12:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.84 ft at 2:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.8 ft at 3:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.79 ft at 4:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.8 ft at 5:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.76 ft at 6:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.73 ft at 7:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.65 ft at 8:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.63 ft at 9:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.6 ft at 10:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.56 ft at 11:00PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 791.56 ft at 12:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.5 ft at 1:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.47 ft at 2:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.4 ft at 3:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.38 ft at 4:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.37 ft at 5:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.31 ft at 6:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.24 ft at 7:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.2 ft at 8:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.14 ft at 9:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.11 ft at 10:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.07 ft at 11:00AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 791.01 ft at 12:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.89 ft at 2:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.76 ft at 4:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.67 ft at 5:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.54 ft at 7:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.47 ft at 8:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.38 ft at 9:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.32 ft at 10:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.13 ft at 11:00PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 790.13 ft at 12:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 790.05 ft at 1:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.95 ft at 2:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.86 ft at 3:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.76 ft at 4:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.66 ft at 5:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.57 ft at 6:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.51 ft at 7:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.43 ft at 8:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.32 ft at 9:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.27 ft at 10:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.18 ft at 11:00AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 789.06 ft at 12:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.96 ft at 1:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.88 ft at 2:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.79 ft at 3:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.72 ft at 4:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.58 ft at 5:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.52 ft at 6:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.4 ft at 7:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.32 ft at 8:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.19 ft at 9:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 788.09 ft at 10:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 787.86 ft at 11:00PM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 787.86 ft at 12:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 787.77 ft at 1:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 787.67 ft at 2:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 787.55 ft at 3:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 787.45 ft at 4:00AM Feb 17, 2020Observed: 787.35 ft at 5:00AM Feb 17, 2020MHDA1(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (6:15AM Feb 17, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 787.35 ft at 5:00 AM CST 17-Feb-2020.
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Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 0
Action Stage: 0
Low Stage (in feet): 0

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783 Ft Water intake level for the town of Wedowee.
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Latitude: 33.258056° N, Longitude: 85.616111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft Not Available Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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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 793 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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Summer Full Pool = 793 Feet. Normal Winter Pool = 785 Feet.
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