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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Boeuf River near Fort Necessity are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - near Alto Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Jonesville L&D
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 60
Moderate Flood Stage: 55
Flood Stage: 50
Action Stage: 49
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 62.55 ft on 05/19/1991
(2) 62.26 ft on 02/15/1994
(3) 61.60 ft on 05/13/1973
(4) 60.94 ft on 04/01/2016
(5) 60.40 ft on 02/01/1994
(6) 60.20 ft on 12/17/1983
(7) 60.00 ft on 01/11/1983
(8) 59.80 ft on 03/10/1950
(9) 59.70 ft on 05/29/1958
(10) 59.10 ft on 05/18/1975
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 51.95 ft on 09/26/2020
(2) 56.37 ft on 03/07/2020
(3) 51.64 ft on 01/20/2020
(4) 58.80 ft on 05/24/2019
(5) 50.72 ft on 02/15/2019
(6) 55.09 ft on 01/13/2019
(7) 50.55 ft on 12/15/2018
(8) 57.94 ft on 04/04/2018
(9) 49.27 ft on 02/13/2018
(10) 49.24 ft on 01/23/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 23.80 ft on 01/06/1987
(2) 33.79 ft on 10/04/1995
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60 Extensive flooding of farm and agricultural lands are occurring. Thousands of acres are underwater.
55 Several thousand acres of farm and agricultural land are inundated.
50 Widespread flooding of farm and agricultural land is occurring along and near the river.
40 Minor overbank flooding is occurring near the river.

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