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Tombigbee River at Stennis Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 136.74 ft at 11:00AM May 19, 2024Observed: 136.96 ft at 12:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.05 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.16 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.16 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.17 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.21 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.22 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.21 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 137.21 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2024Highest Observation: 137.25 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2024Highest Observation: 137.25 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 136.89 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 136.78 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.76 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.78 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.81 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.81 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.78 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.77 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.78 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.81 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.76 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.82 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.78 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.76 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.83 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.78 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.86 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.92 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.67 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.65 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.57 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.64 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.61 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.58 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.59 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 136.58 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.65 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.67 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.68 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.69 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.69 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.69 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.82 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 137.01 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 137.07 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 137.03 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 137.04 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 137.01 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.99 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.95 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.93 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.93 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.93 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.92 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 136.61 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.61 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.56 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.64 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.66 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.57 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.53 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.48 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.54 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.6 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.65 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.65 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.55 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.75 ft at 1:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.86 ft at 2:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.81 ft at 3:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.85 ft at 4:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.71 ft at 5:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.99 ft at 7:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.97 ft at 8:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 137.04 ft at 9:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 137 ft at 10:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 137.01 ft at 11:00PM May 22, 2024Observed: 136.68 ft at 12:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.61 ft at 1:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.65 ft at 2:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.56 ft at 3:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.62 ft at 4:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.5 ft at 5:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.53 ft at 6:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.57 ft at 7:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.58 ft at 8:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.84 ft at 9:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.9 ft at 10:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 137 ft at 11:00AM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.87 ft at 12:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 137 ft at 1:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.69 ft at 2:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.66 ft at 3:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.77 ft at 4:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.88 ft at 5:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.85 ft at 6:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.48 ft at 7:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.45 ft at 8:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.46 ft at 9:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.56 ft at 10:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.58 ft at 11:00PM May 23, 2024Observed: 136.41 ft at 12:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.47 ft at 1:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.42 ft at 2:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.53 ft at 3:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.6 ft at 4:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.52 ft at 5:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.57 ft at 6:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.54 ft at 7:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.59 ft at 8:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 136.65 ft at 9:00AM May 24, 2024Forecast: 136.6 ft 1:00PM May 24, 2024Forecast: 136.7 ft 7:00PM May 24, 2024Forecast: 136.9 ft 1:00AM May 25, 2024Forecast: 137 ft 7:00AM May 25, 2024Forecast: 137.6 ft 1:00PM May 25, 2024Highest Forecast: 137.9 ft 7:00PM May 25, 2024Forecast: 137.8 ft 1:00AM May 26, 2024Forecast: 137.6 ft 7:00AM May 26, 2024Forecast: 137.3 ft 1:00PM May 26, 2024Forecast: 137 ft 7:00PM May 26, 2024Forecast: 136.9 ft 1:00AM May 27, 2024Forecast: 136.9 ft 7:00AM May 27, 2024Forecast: 136.9 ft 1:00PM May 27, 2024Forecast: 136.8 ft 7:00PM May 27, 2024Forecast: 136.8 ft 1:00AM May 28, 2024Forecast: 136.8 ft 7:00AM May 28, 2024Forecast: 136.7 ft 1:00PM May 28, 2024Forecast: 136.7 ft 7:00PM May 28, 2024Forecast: 136.7 ft 1:00AM May 29, 2024Forecast: 136.7 ft 7:00AM May 29, 2024U.S. Army Corps of EngineersCBUM6(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (10:53AM May 24, 2024)ObservedForecast (issued 7:41AM May 24)Latest observed value: 136.65 ft at 9:00 AM CDT 24-May-2024. Flood Stage is 161 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Tombigbee River at Stennis Lock and Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 166
Moderate Flood Stage: 164
Flood Stage: 161
Action Stage: 160
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 171.09 ft on 12/06/1983
(2) 170.83 ft on 05/22/1983
(3) 170.55 ft on 12/29/1982
(4) 169.76 ft on 04/09/1983
(5) 169.53 ft on 12/24/1990
(6) 169.45 ft on 05/29/1991
(7) 168.81 ft on 02/21/1991
(8) 166.90 ft on 02/25/2019
(9) 166.35 ft on 02/14/2020
(10) 166.21 ft on 05/01/1991
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 166.35 ft on 02/14/2020
(2) 166.90 ft on 02/25/2019
(3) 162.28 ft on 12/10/2004
(4) 161.94 ft on 04/04/2000
(5) 161.28 ft on 04/24/1995
(6) 163.88 ft on 12/05/1991
(7) 169.45 ft on 05/29/1991
(8) 166.21 ft on 05/01/1991
(9) 168.81 ft on 02/21/1991
(10) 169.53 ft on 12/24/1990
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 136.20 ft on 08/23/2000

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166 Water starts to over flow the left bank and the road leading to Columbus.
163 All gates are open and the river flow is unobstructed above this stage.
162 Flooding of low lying areas along the river is occurring.
161 Minor overbank flooding begins to occur.
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Latitude: 33.517500° N, Longitude: 88.489400° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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NWS stage 0 ft 161 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 29 100 ft 261 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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