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Suwannee River at Ellaville (US 90), FL (ELLF1)


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Inundation Levels
NAVD88 Stage

69.069.0
68.068.0
Record Crest: 67.38 ft
67.067.0
66.066.0
65.065.0

Major Flooding Begins

64.064.0
63.063.0
62.062.0
61.061.0
60.060.0

Moderate Flooding Begins

59.059.0
58.058.0
57.057.0
56.056.0
55.055.0
54.054.0
53.053.0

Minor Flooding Begins

52.052.0
51.051.0
50.050.0
49.049.0

Near Flooding Begins

* = Extended rating
Weather Forecast Office Tallahassee, FL Southeast River Forecast Center
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Current Stage:
29.1 ft at 11/21/2017 09:00:00 UTC
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 65
Moderate Flood Stage: 60
Flood Stage: 53
Action Stage: 49
Low Stage (in feet): 28.5

Historic Crests
(1) 67.38 ft on 04/07/1948
(2) 64.25 ft on 04/13/1973
(3) 63.60 ft on 08/20/1928
(4) 63.11 ft on 04/10/2009
(5) 61.07 ft on 02/19/1986
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 48.60 ft on 04/10/2016
(2) 56.23 ft on 04/28/2014
(3) 53.86 ft on 03/07/2013
(4) 63.11 ft on 04/10/2009
(5) 57.95 ft on 04/12/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 28.70 ft on 11/08/1990

Graphical representation of flood inundation for NWS flood categories are based on steady state hydraulic modeling of water surface elevations for incremented discharges. Map shows approximate inundation areas for given water surface elevations and should not be used for navigation or permitting or other legal purposes, but strictly as a planning reference tool.

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68.4 Water reaches the base of the I-10 bridge across the Suwannee River. The bridge is subject to closure at this level.
68 In Suwannee County, River Road floods just south of Interstate 10 at 209th Road.
67 In Suwannee County, several homes off River Road in Ellaville begin to flood.
66 Electric substation in Suwannee County floods. Water reaches US-90 in Suwannee County.
65 Water begins to surround the electric substation in Suwannee County.
64 SE 165th Street in Madison County floods on the north side of Interstate 10.
63 Residences on 38th Terrace flood in Suwannee County.
62 Portions of US Highway 90 in Madison County flood, making the road subject to closure.
60 Water approaches two homes off 38th Terrace in Suwannee County.
58 Access to Suwannee River State Park becomes restricted in Suwannee County.
57 205th Court and 205th Terrace in Suwannee County begin to flood.
54 Extensive lowland flooding occurs on the Madison and Suwannee sides of the river, including in the Suwannee River State Park.
50 Suwannee River campsites begin to flood in Hamilton and Suwannee Counties. Picnic areas in Madison County near the old US-90 bridge begin to flood.
46.25 Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission begins enforcement of a no wake zone on the Suwannee River from the US-90 bridge at Ellaville south to the SR-51 bridge at Luraville.
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(1) Suwannee River at Ellaville - KML
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Graphical representation of flood inundation for NWS flood categories are based on steady state hydraulic modeling of water surface elevations for incremented discharges. Map shows approximate inundation areas for given water surface elevations and should not be used for navigation or permitting or other legal purposes, but strictly as a planning reference tool.