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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts are not available for the Chattahoochee River at West Point Lake near West Point. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at West Point
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 641
Action Stage: 635
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 639.88 ft on 05/08/2003
(2) 639.26 ft on 09/25/2009
(3) 638.14 ft on 03/19/1990
(4) 638.12 ft on 04/04/1979
(5) 637.94 ft on 07/14/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 639.26 ft on 09/25/2009
(2) 637.94 ft on 07/14/2005
(3) 639.88 ft on 05/08/2003
(4) 637.16 ft on 06/02/2001
(5) 637.61 ft on 09/18/1994
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 619.80 ft on 11/08/1985
(2) 621.00 ft on 11/24/1981
(3) 621.64 ft on 09/23/1981
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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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550-675 Water intake for City of West Point requires at least 550 cfs for proper operation. Intake is below West Point Dam.
675 Minimum flow according to the Water Control Manual.

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The Summer Pool level of 635 feet MSL is considered Action Stage or Bankfull on the hydrograph.

Potential River Levels - Used to

Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
10 Day (HEFS) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 72 Hours.

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