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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Buttahatchie River near Aberdeen are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 24
Moderate Flood Stage: 22
Flood Stage: 13
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 23.48 ft on 03/17/1973
(2) 21.63 ft on 12/27/2015
(3) 20.47 ft on 12/20/1967
(4) 20.33 ft on 12/04/1991
(5) 20.01 ft on 03/14/1975
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.67 ft on 02/22/2019 (P)
(2) 21.63 ft on 12/27/2015
(3) 15.03 ft on 02/24/2014
(4) 14.77 ft on 01/14/2012
(5) 17.10 ft on 05/23/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 4.30 ft on 09/05/2000
(2) 4.49 ft on 08/06/1986
(3) 4.80 ft on 09/02/1999
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25.5 Water is covering the roads and bridges near the river. Buttahatchie Road is covered by flood water.
24 Most secondary roads and a few homes near the river are inundated. Evacuations are necessary.
22 Water is covering low-lying portions of Buttahatchie Road near the river. Extensive crop land flooding is also occurring.
21 Easter Valley Road near the river is flooding and evacuations of a few homes near the river may be necessary due to access problems. A significant amount of farm land is flooded.
18 Water is flowing over Airbase Road on the west bank of the river.
15 Water is covering a portion of Airbase Road located on the west bank of the river. Low-lying farm land is flooded.
14 Flood water begins to cover Airbase Road located on the west bank of the river. Low-lying farm land near the river also begins to flood.
13 Lowland near the river is flooded.
(1) View downstream. Stage= 17.8 feet
(2) View upstream
(3) View east
(4) View west
(5) Airbase Road stage=17.8 feet

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