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Ocmulgee River at Dames Ferry Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.41 ft at 11:45PM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 12:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.44 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.47 ft at 1:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.49 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.52 ft at 2:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.53 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.55 ft at 2:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.6 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.63 ft at 3:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.63 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.65 ft at 4:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.65 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.68 ft at 4:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.68 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.7 ft at 6:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.67 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.68 ft at 7:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.66 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.62 ft at 8:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.6 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.6 ft at 9:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.56 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.53 ft at 10:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.51 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.51 ft at 11:15AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.5 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.5 ft at 11:45AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.49 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.48 ft at 12:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.48 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.44 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.44 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 2:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 3:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 3:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 4:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 4:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 5:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 5:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 6:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 8:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 8:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 9:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 9:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:15PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:45PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 12:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.48 ft at 1:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.49 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.53 ft at 2:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.53 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.55 ft at 2:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.63 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.63 ft at 3:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.67 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.68 ft at 4:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 4:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.72 ft at 5:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.71 ft at 5:45AM Apr 18, 2021Highest Observation: 4.73 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2021Highest Observation: 4.73 ft at 6:15AM Apr 18, 2021Highest Observation: 4.73 ft at 6:30AM Apr 18, 2021Highest Observation: 4.73 ft at 6:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.71 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.7 ft at 7:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.7 ft at 7:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.65 ft at 8:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.64 ft at 8:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.62 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.59 ft at 9:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.56 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.57 ft at 10:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.55 ft at 10:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.52 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.52 ft at 11:15AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.51 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.5 ft at 11:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.48 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.47 ft at 12:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.47 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.47 ft at 12:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.46 ft at 1:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 2:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 3:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 3:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.32 ft at 4:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 5:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 5:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 6:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 7:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 8:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 9:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 10:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 10:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:15PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 11:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 12:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.11 ft at 1:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 3:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 3:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 3:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 4:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 4:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.49 ft at 5:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.53 ft at 5:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.57 ft at 5:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 6:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.6 ft at 6:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.6 ft at 6:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.61 ft at 6:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.6 ft at 7:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.61 ft at 7:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 7:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.58 ft at 8:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.57 ft at 8:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.54 ft at 8:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.54 ft at 8:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.52 ft at 9:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.5 ft at 9:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.48 ft at 9:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.47 ft at 9:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.45 ft at 10:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 10:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 10:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 11:00AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:15AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:30AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.32 ft at 11:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.32 ft at 12:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 12:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 12:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 12:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 1:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 1:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 1:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 2:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 2:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 2:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 2:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 3:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 3:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 3:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 4:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 4:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 4:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 4:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 5:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 5:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 5:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 5:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 6:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 6:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 6:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 6:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 7:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 7:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 8:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 8:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 9:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 9:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 9:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 9:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:00PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 10:15PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:30PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 10:45PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 11:00PM Apr 19, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDFYG1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:34PM Apr 19, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.12 ft at 11:00 PM EDT 19-Apr-2021. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Automated gauge readings are now available, courtesy of the USGS.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Ocmulgee River at Dames Ferry 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: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 15
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 36.30 ft on 11/29/1948
(2) 19.07 ft on 12/27/2015
(3) 18.48 ft on 01/01/2016
(4) 16.22 ft on 02/20/2020
(5) 16.22 ft on 02/07/2020
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.22 ft on 02/20/2020
(2) 16.22 ft on 02/07/2020
(3) 18.48 ft on 01/01/2016
(4) 19.07 ft on 12/27/2015
(5) 15.40 ft on 11/12/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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17 Minor flooding expands into woodlands upstream and downstream from the gage on Dames Ferry Road or Georgia Highway 18. Low lying areas and portions of river access roads will become inundated with water.
16 Minor flooding of woodlands in the natural flood plain begins along the river. Low lying areas and portions of river access roads...upstream and downstream from the gage on Dames Ferry Road or Georgia Highway 18 will begin to flood.
15 Bankfull conditions are reached upstream and downstream from the gage located on Dames Ferry Road or Georgia Highway 18.
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Latitude: 33.016667° N, Longitude: 83.727222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 320.0 ft 336.0 ft 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 Not Available Not Available  

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