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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Black Creek near Brooklyn are issued routinely year-round.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Graham Ferry
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 29
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 15
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 29.96 ft on 04/07/1983
(2) 26.96 ft on 08/31/2012
(3) 25.70 ft on 02/18/1961
(4) 25.36 ft on 03/13/2016
(5) 25.35 ft on 05/12/2019
(6) 25.32 ft on 04/14/1974
(7) 25.32 ft on 12/29/2018
(8) 25.29 ft on 01/21/1993
(9) 24.60 ft on 04/04/1979
(10) 23.25 ft on 05/20/1980
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 25.35 ft on 05/12/2019
(2) 25.32 ft on 12/29/2018
(3) 19.39 ft on 06/22/2017
(4) 18.30 ft on 01/23/2017
(5) 25.36 ft on 03/13/2016
(6) 17.21 ft on 02/24/2016
(7) 18.93 ft on 02/13/2013
(8) 26.96 ft on 08/31/2012
(9) 21.36 ft on 03/23/2012
(10) 17.55 ft on 02/19/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 3.38 ft on 10/03/1982
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31.87 Water covers most of Highway 49 just south of town.
30.1 Water is covering most of Highway 49 bridge, 1 mile southwest of brooklyn.
29.96 Evacuation of residents is recommended. Flooding occurs across much of Brooklyn on the southside of Main Street and also the trailer park off Hobson Street.
29.48 Water covers both ends of Old Highway 49 bridge on the south side of town.
26 Water is covering southern portions of Main Street in the city of Brooklyn.
25 Several structures flood along Carnes Road just upstream of Brooklyn.
24.9 Water begins to affect homes on the south side of Main Street.
22 Water approaches the south side of Brooklyn.
21.8 Portions of JC Burt Road flood in the Camp Dantzler area begin to flood.
20 Widespread flooding of lowland approximately 5 miles up and downstream of the gage site.
16.5 Parking areas flood along the creek.
13 Flooding occurs along lowland near the river.

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