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ALERT: December 13th update on the status of the nationwide data transmission error preventing stream gauge data collected at affected locations from being displayed on the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services (AHPS) webpages. As of 11/08/2018, The USGS has restored all impacted operational stream gauges to transmitting status. The status map of gauge outages from other agencies is here. This will be the last outage map posted as over 95% of the gauge outages have been restored. Local NWS offices will continue to monitor the remaining gauge outages.

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Tombigbee River near Leroy Stage (ft)Observed: 24.26 ft at 4:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.31 ft at 5:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.36 ft at 6:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.41 ft at 7:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.41 ft at 8:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.53 ft at 9:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.44 ft at 10:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.45 ft at 11:00PM Dec 12, 2018Observed: 24.5 ft at 12:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.59 ft at 1:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.6 ft at 2:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.62 ft at 3:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.54 ft at 4:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.51 ft at 5:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.61 ft at 6:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.56 ft at 7:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.65 ft at 8:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.54 ft at 9:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.62 ft at 10:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.6 ft at 11:00AM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.59 ft at 12:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.66 ft at 1:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.69 ft at 2:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.63 ft at 3:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.57 ft at 4:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.59 ft at 5:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.55 ft at 7:00PM Dec 13, 2018Highest Observation: 24.7 ft at 8:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.54 ft at 9:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.5 ft at 10:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.63 ft at 11:00PM Dec 13, 2018Observed: 24.48 ft at 12:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.55 ft at 1:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.48 ft at 2:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.38 ft at 3:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.38 ft at 4:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.34 ft at 5:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.38 ft at 6:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.27 ft at 7:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.18 ft at 9:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.24 ft at 10:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.2 ft at 11:00AM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.34 ft at 12:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.22 ft at 1:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.12 ft at 2:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.12 ft at 3:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.03 ft at 4:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 24.09 ft at 5:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 23.84 ft at 6:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 23.88 ft at 7:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 23.99 ft at 8:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 23.74 ft at 9:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 23.64 ft at 10:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 23.57 ft at 11:00PM Dec 14, 2018Observed: 23.46 ft at 12:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 23.36 ft at 1:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 23.25 ft at 2:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 23.26 ft at 3:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 23.23 ft at 4:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 23.3 ft at 5:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 23.05 ft at 6:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.92 ft at 7:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.94 ft at 8:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.87 ft at 9:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.96 ft at 10:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.86 ft at 11:00AM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.71 ft at 12:00PM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.83 ft at 1:00PM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.6 ft at 2:00PM Dec 15, 2018Observed: 22.5 ft at 3:00PM Dec 15, 2018Highest Forecast: 21.9 ft 6:00PM Dec 15, 2018Forecast: 21.4 ft 12:00AM Dec 16, 2018Forecast: 21 ft 6:00AM Dec 16, 2018Forecast: 20.6 ft 12:00PM Dec 16, 2018Forecast: 20.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 16, 2018Forecast: 20.2 ft 12:00AM Dec 17, 2018Forecast: 20.1 ft 6:00AM Dec 17, 2018Forecast: 19.9 ft 12:00PM Dec 17, 2018Forecast: 19.8 ft 6:00PM Dec 17, 2018Forecast: 19.7 ft 12:00AM Dec 18, 2018Forecast: 19.7 ft 6:00AM Dec 18, 2018Forecast: 19.6 ft 12:00PM Dec 18, 2018Forecast: 19.5 ft 6:00PM Dec 18, 2018Forecast: 19.3 ft 12:00AM Dec 19, 2018Forecast: 19 ft 6:00AM Dec 19, 2018Forecast: 18.8 ft 12:00PM Dec 19, 2018Forecast: 18.5 ft 6:00PM Dec 19, 2018Forecast: 18.4 ft 12:00AM Dec 20, 2018Forecast: 18.3 ft 6:00AM Dec 20, 2018LRYA1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:30PM Dec 15, 2018)ObservedForecast (issued 7:01AM Dec 15)Latest observed value: 22.5 ft at 3:00 PM CST 15-Dec-2018. Flood Stage is 24 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: Gauge readings inaccurate - awaiting repair.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Tombigbee River near Leroy are issued routinely year-round.

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Upstream Gauge - near Coffeeville Dam Upstream Gauge
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 35
Moderate Flood Stage: 30
Flood Stage: 24
Action Stage: 19
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 35.89 ft on 04/01/1979
(2) 32.78 ft on 03/01/1979
(3) 31.96 ft on 04/01/1976
(4) 29.06 ft on 02/06/1996
(5) 29.01 ft on 03/15/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 24.46 ft on 04/28/2018
(2) 26.76 ft on 04/20/2018
(3) 27.79 ft on 02/17/2018
(4) 28.40 ft on 06/27/2017
(5) 25.14 ft on 04/17/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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30 Roads leading into the Powersouth power plant will being to flood, along with roads along the east side of the river.
24 Flooding of low lying farm and pasturelands begins. Cattle in low lying areas should be moved to higher ground.
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Latitude: 31.485833° N, Longitude: 87.908889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 24 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 0 ft 24 ft  

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