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Cumberland River at Cheatham Lock and Dam Inflow Discharge (kcfs)Highest Forecast: 12.46 kcfs 7:00PM Aug 21, 2019Forecast: 12.45 kcfs 1:00AM Aug 22, 2019Forecast: 12.45 kcfs 7:00AM Aug 22, 2019Forecast: 12.44 kcfs 1:00PM Aug 22, 2019Forecast: 12.44 kcfs 7:00PM Aug 22, 2019Forecast: 12.43 kcfs 1:00AM Aug 23, 2019Forecast: 12.43 kcfs 7:00AM Aug 23, 2019Forecast: 12.42 kcfs 1:00PM Aug 23, 2019Forecast: 12.41 kcfs 7:00PM Aug 23, 2019Forecast: 12.4 kcfs 1:00AM Aug 24, 2019Forecast: 12.39 kcfs 7:00AM Aug 24, 2019Forecast: 12.37 kcfs 1:00PM Aug 24, 2019Forecast: 12.36 kcfs 7:00PM Aug 24, 2019Forecast: 12.35 kcfs 1:00AM Aug 25, 2019Forecast: 12.34 kcfs 7:00AM Aug 25, 2019Forecast: 12.33 kcfs 1:00PM Aug 25, 2019Forecast: 12.32 kcfs 7:00PM Aug 25, 2019Forecast: 12.31 kcfs 1:00AM Aug 26, 2019Forecast: 12.3 kcfs 7:00AM Aug 26, 2019U.S. Army Corps of EngineersCHET1(plotting QTIRZ) Graph Created (6:01PM Aug 21, 2019)Forecast (issued 8:41AM Aug 21)Flood Flow is 90 kcfs
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

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

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Flood Categories (in KCFS)
Major Flood Flow: 0
Moderate Flood Flow: 0
Flood Flow: 90
Action Flow: 75
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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Latitude: 36.324444° N, Longitude: 87.224444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS flow Not Available Not Available Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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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
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