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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the South Fork Forked Deer River at Jackson are issued routinely year-round.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Halls
Zoom Level:14
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 39
Moderate Flood Stage: 37.5
Flood Stage: 34
Action Stage: 32
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 46.32 ft on 01/21/1935
(2) 45.15 ft on 01/09/1946
(3) 42.74 ft on 02/14/1948
(4) 42.22 ft on 01/24/1962
(5) 42.12 ft on 01/14/1932
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 34.90 ft on 02/25/2019 (P)
(2) 34.19 ft on 07/23/2017
(3) 34.40 ft on 02/06/2014
(4) 36.65 ft on 04/29/2011
(5) 38.76 ft on 05/03/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 21.88 ft on 06/28/1988
(2) 22.71 ft on 08/02/1993
(3) 23.02 ft on 08/10/2002
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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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39 The fairgrounds and an auto dealership just south of Jackson are flooded.
37 Riverside Drive between Jackson and Bemis is closed.
36 Businesses in low-lying areas near the river are flooding.
35 The east bank of the South Fork of the Forked Deer River overflows flooding low-lying areas of the University of Tennessee Agriculture Experiment Station.
34 Businesses along Westover Road are affected by flood waters.
32 Overbank flooding is beginning in low-lying land along the river.
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