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Big Creek above Elba at SR-87 Stage (ft)Observed: 0.59 ft at 5:31PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.67 ft at 5:34PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.77 ft at 5:39PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 5:55PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.77 ft at 6:06PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.69 ft at 6:31PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.72 ft at 6:58PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.64 ft at 8:16PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.55 ft at 11:06PM Jun 17, 2019Observed: 0.64 ft at 6:56AM Jun 18, 2019Observed: 0.55 ft at 10:02AM Jun 18, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 10:48AM Jun 18, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 1:00PM Jun 18, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 6:54PM Jun 18, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 9:31PM Jun 18, 2019Observed: 0.69 ft at 6:17AM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.69 ft at 6:52AM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.77 ft at 7:37AM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 9:13AM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.69 ft at 10:37AM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 10:38AM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:58AM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.69 ft at 12:52PM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:39PM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:19PM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:34PM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.5 ft at 6:50PM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.59 ft at 8:54PM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.67 ft at 11:55PM Jun 19, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 3:19AM Jun 20, 2019Observed: 0.79 ft at 6:48AM Jun 20, 2019Observed: 0.7 ft at 11:08AM Jun 20, 2019Observed: 0.62 ft at 12:07PM Jun 20, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 1:06PM Jun 20, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 9:44PM Jun 20, 2019Observed: 0.62 ft at 11:44PM Jun 20, 2019Observed: 0.7 ft at 3:55AM Jun 21, 2019Observed: 0.79 ft at 5:47AM Jun 21, 2019Observed: 0.79 ft at 6:44AM Jun 21, 2019Observed: 0.7 ft at 12:29PM Jun 21, 2019Observed: 0.62 ft at 1:13PM Jun 21, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 1:59PM Jun 21, 2019Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:33PM Jun 21, 2019Observed: 0.59 ft at 3:04AM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.67 ft at 4:58AM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.7 ft at 6:40AM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.79 ft at 8:09AM Jun 22, 2019Highest Observation: 0.87 ft at 9:45AM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.7 ft at 10:00AM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 10:01AM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:13AM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.69 ft at 12:28PM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:11PM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 2:04PM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 10:57PM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 11:48PM Jun 22, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 4:47AM Jun 23, 2019Observed: 0.65 ft at 6:36AM Jun 23, 2019Observed: 0.74 ft at 8:41AM Jun 23, 2019Observed: 0.57 ft at 9:49AM Jun 23, 2019Observed: 0.69 ft at 10:18AM Jun 23, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 10:55AM Jun 23, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 12:30PM Jun 23, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:19AM Jun 24, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 2:04AM Jun 25, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 4:13AM Jun 25, 2019Observed: 0.65 ft at 6:28AM Jun 25, 2019Choctawhatchee, Pea and Yellow River Watershed Management AuthorityBIGA1(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (8:36AM Jun 25, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.65 ft at 6:28 AM CDT 25-Jun-2019.
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Big Creek above Elba at SR-87. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Elba (US 84)
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 0
Action Stage: 17
Low Stage (in feet): 0.7

Historic Crests
(1) 27.21 ft on 12/25/2015
(2) 24.27 ft on 12/15/2009
(3) 15.94 ft on 01/03/2017

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 15.94 ft on 01/03/2017
(2) 27.21 ft on 12/25/2015
(3) 24.27 ft on 12/15/2009

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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Latitude: 31.488889° N, Longitude: 86.053056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft Not Available Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(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 Not Available Not Available 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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This CPYRWMA Alert system is located on Hwy 87. Big Creek discharges into Whitewater Creek which discharges into the Pea River just east of Elba,AL.
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