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Tombigbee River at Bigbee Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 5.4 ft at 1:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.35 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.3 ft at 2:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 2:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.18 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.15 ft at 3:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 3:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.09 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.08 ft at 4:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.07 ft at 4:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.06 ft at 4:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.05 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.04 ft at 5:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.03 ft at 5:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.02 ft at 5:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5.01 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 6:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 6:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 7:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 7:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 7:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 8:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 8:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 8:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 9:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 9:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.96 ft at 9:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.96 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.96 ft at 10:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.95 ft at 10:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.95 ft at 10:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.95 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.95 ft at 11:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 11:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 12:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 12:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 12:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 2:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 2:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 2:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 4:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 5:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 6:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 7:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 7:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 8:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 11:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 5:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 5:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 5:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 6:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 6:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 7:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 7:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 8:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 8:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 8:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 10:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 10:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 10:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:15PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:30PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 11:45PM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 2:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 7:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 9:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 9:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 9:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 10:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 11:00AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 11:15AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 11:30AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 11:45AM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 12:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 12:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 1:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 1:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 3:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 3:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 5:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 5:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 7:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 7:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 8:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 8:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 8:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 11:15PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 11:30PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 11:45PM May 21, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 12:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 12:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 12:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 1:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 1:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 1:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 2:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 3:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 3:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 3:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 4:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 4:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 4:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 6:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 8:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 9:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 9:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 9:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 10:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 10:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 10:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 11:15AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 11:45AM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 12:15PM May 22, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:30PM May 22, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.7 ft 7:00PM May 22, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.7 ft 1:00AM May 23, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.7 ft 7:00AM May 23, 2019Forecast: 4.6 ft 1:00PM May 23, 2019Forecast: 4.6 ft 7:00PM May 23, 2019Forecast: 4.5 ft 1:00AM May 24, 2019Forecast: 4.5 ft 7:00AM May 24, 2019Forecast: 4.4 ft 1:00PM May 24, 2019Forecast: 4.4 ft 7:00PM May 24, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM May 25, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00AM May 25, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM May 25, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 7:00PM May 25, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM May 26, 2019Forecast: 4.2 ft 7:00AM May 26, 2019Forecast: 4.2 ft 1:00PM May 26, 2019Forecast: 4.2 ft 7:00PM May 26, 2019Forecast: 4.2 ft 1:00AM May 27, 2019Forecast: 4.2 ft 7:00AM May 27, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBGBM6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:30PM May 22, 2019)ObservedForecast (issued 8:50AM May 22)Latest observed value: 4.71 ft at 12:30 PM CDT 22-May-2019. Flood Stage is 14 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 Bigbee are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 26
Moderate Flood Stage: 23
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 27.64 ft on 03/17/1973
(2) 25.73 ft on 12/28/1982
(3) 24.82 ft on 03/15/1975
(4) 24.23 ft on 12/05/1983
(5) 23.20 ft on 12/09/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7.84 ft on 03/03/2014
(2) 15.73 ft on 01/25/2006
(3) 15.13 ft on 01/18/2006
(4) 14.55 ft on 12/15/2005
(5) 16.97 ft on 06/12/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.83 ft on 09/10/1978
(2) 1.92 ft on 08/14/1981
(3) 1.99 ft on 10/07/1981
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32 Water begins to cover Highway 6 and the bridge over the Old Tombigbee River betwwen Bigbee and Amory.
24 Extensive flooding is occurring around the community of Bigbee. Evacuations will be neccessary.
23 Bigbee Road just west of the river will flood. Access to several homes will be restricted. Large area of farm land will flood west of the river.
20 Residential areas on Hood Road near the river are flooded. Extensive agricultural flooding is occurring.
18 Water is flowing over Hood Road. The flood plain between Town Creek and the Tombigbee River is flooded. Extensive agricultural flooding is occurring along Highway 6 near Bigbee.
17 Water is flowing over portions of Hood Road and extensive agricultural flooding is occurring.
14 Flooding of low-lying agricltural land is occurring.
13 Bottomland flooding is occurring.
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(1) View upstream (stage = 23 feet)
(2) View downstream (stage = 23 feet)
(3) View east
(4) View west
(5) View of downstream side of bridge (stage = 23 feet)
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Latitude: 34.011389° N, Longitude: 88.513611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 14 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(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 29 190 ft 204 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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