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Tombigbee River at Aberdeen Lock and Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 163.73 ft at 11:00PM May 17, 2018Observed: 163.7 ft at 12:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.73 ft at 1:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.73 ft at 2:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.69 ft at 3:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.82 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.84 ft at 5:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 164.1 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 164.14 ft at 7:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 164.18 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 164.21 ft at 9:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 164.23 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2018Highest Observation: 164.31 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2018Observed: 164.24 ft at 12:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.98 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.77 ft at 2:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.66 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.7 ft at 4:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.67 ft at 5:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.69 ft at 6:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.68 ft at 7:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.58 ft at 8:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.58 ft at 9:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.59 ft at 10:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.56 ft at 11:00PM May 18, 2018Observed: 163.57 ft at 12:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.61 ft at 1:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.4 ft at 2:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.36 ft at 3:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.35 ft at 4:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.33 ft at 5:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.38 ft at 6:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.35 ft at 7:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.33 ft at 8:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.36 ft at 9:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.43 ft at 10:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.43 ft at 11:00AM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.45 ft at 12:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.46 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.5 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.72 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.47 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.53 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.53 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.56 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.65 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.72 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.8 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.8 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2018Observed: 163.76 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.05 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.09 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.16 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.18 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.21 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.23 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.26 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.28 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 164.24 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.46 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.3 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.4 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.22 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.32 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.38 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.42 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.46 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.64 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.56 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.56 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 163.53 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2018Forecast: 164.3 ft 1:00AM May 21, 2018Forecast: 164.7 ft 7:00AM May 21, 2018Forecast: 166.1 ft 1:00PM May 21, 2018Forecast: 166.2 ft 7:00PM May 21, 2018Highest Forecast: 166.3 ft 1:00AM May 22, 2018Forecast: 166.1 ft 7:00AM May 22, 2018Forecast: 165.3 ft 1:00PM May 22, 2018Forecast: 164.8 ft 7:00PM May 22, 2018Forecast: 164.7 ft 1:00AM May 23, 2018Forecast: 164.6 ft 7:00AM May 23, 2018Forecast: 164.5 ft 1:00PM May 23, 2018Forecast: 164.4 ft 7:00PM May 23, 2018Forecast: 164.4 ft 1:00AM May 24, 2018Forecast: 164.3 ft 7:00AM May 24, 2018Forecast: 164.3 ft 1:00PM May 24, 2018Forecast: 164.2 ft 7:00PM May 24, 2018Forecast: 164.2 ft 1:00AM May 25, 2018Forecast: 164.1 ft 7:00AM May 25, 2018USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesABEM6(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (10:15PM May 20, 2018)ObservedForecast (issued 8:39AM May 20)Latest observed value: 163.53 ft at 9:00 PM CDT 20-May-2018. Flood Stage is 188 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.

Reliability of the Forecast: Unavailable due to ice

NOTE: Forecasts for the Tombigbee River at Aberdeen Lock and Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 192
Moderate Flood Stage: 190
Flood Stage: 188
Action Stage: 187
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 189.50 ft on 12/28/1982
(2) 189.50 ft on 05/29/1991
(3) 185.00 ft on 05/22/1983
(4) 180.24 ft on 05/03/1997
(5) 179.73 ft on 04/04/2000
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 19.12 ft on 04/05/2008
(2) 172.95 ft on 09/26/2005
(3) 173.33 ft on 08/31/2005
(4) 175.85 ft on 06/12/2005
(5) 178.48 ft on 02/06/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 162.83 ft on 11/29/2005
(2) 162.90 ft on 09/15/1999
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190 Meridian and Popular Streets near Matubby Creek are inudated.
188.5 Water begins to enter a few houses and under many outbuildings and trailers.
188 Low bottomlands near the river and near Matubby Creek are inundated.
185 Low bottom lands near the river and near Matubby Creek begin to be inundated.
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(1) Aerial view of Aberdeen L&D
(2) Aberdeen L&D view downstream
(3) Aberdeen L&D gates
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Latitude: 33.830000° N, Longitude: 88.520000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 188 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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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 188 ft 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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