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Perdido River near Barrineau Park Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.31 ft at 11:00AM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 3.24 ft at 12:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 3.11 ft at 2:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 3.01 ft at 4:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.96 ft at 5:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.91 ft at 6:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.87 ft at 7:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.83 ft at 8:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.8 ft at 9:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.77 ft at 10:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.75 ft at 11:00PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.74 ft at 12:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.72 ft at 1:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.71 ft at 2:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.71 ft at 3:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.7 ft at 4:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.7 ft at 5:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.69 ft at 6:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.68 ft at 7:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.67 ft at 8:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.67 ft at 9:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.66 ft at 11:00AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.65 ft at 12:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.62 ft at 3:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.61 ft at 4:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.6 ft at 5:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.59 ft at 6:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.58 ft at 7:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.56 ft at 8:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.55 ft at 9:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:00PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.52 ft at 12:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.49 ft at 2:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.47 ft at 3:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.45 ft at 5:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.44 ft at 6:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.42 ft at 7:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:00AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.37 ft at 12:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 3:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.32 ft at 4:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.32 ft at 5:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 6:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 7:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 8:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 9:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.26 ft at 11:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.25 ft at 12:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 2:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 3:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.22 ft at 4:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.21 ft at 5:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.21 ft at 6:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.2 ft at 7:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.19 ft at 8:00AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.19 ft at 9:00AM Aug 18, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBRPF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:45AM Aug 18, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.19 ft at 9:00 AM CDT 18-Aug-2019. Flood Stage is 13 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 Perdido River near Barrineau Park 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: 26
Moderate Flood Stage: 19
Flood Stage: 13
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 26.30 ft on 09/29/1998
(2) 25.70 ft on 03/15/1929
(3) 23.94 ft on 04/15/1995
(4) 21.37 ft on 03/17/1990
(5) 21.23 ft on 12/16/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.98 ft on 09/07/2018
(2) 15.05 ft on 10/24/2017
(3) 13.14 ft on 09/01/2017
(4) 17.87 ft on 06/23/2017
(5) 18.13 ft on 01/04/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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26.3 RECORD FLOOD - Hurricane Georges. Highway 112 Bridge is closed. River Annex Road, Ruby's Fish Camp, Hurst Hammock Road, River Annex Road, Seminole Landing, Adventures Perdido River, and River Bend Estates are flooded.
24.06 Water enters the first floor of houses on stilts just north of Adventures Perdido River.
17.55 Water reaches the first floor of Adventures Perdido River Office Building.
13 River begins to leave its banks at the parking lot of Adventures Perdido River. Begins to threaten several permanently parked travel trailers.
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Latitude: 30.690278° N, Longitude: 87.440278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 25.77 ft 13 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 25.77)
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 25.77 38.77 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 25.77 ft 38.77 ft  

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