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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Coldwater River at Marks are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - near Sarah Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 43
Moderate Flood Stage: 41
Flood Stage: 39
Action Stage: 35
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 42.08 ft on 03/16/2016
(2) 41.89 ft on 12/01/1991
(3) 41.29 ft on 12/25/2001
(4) 41.17 ft on 02/26/2019 (P)
(5) 40.50 ft on 12/26/2002
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 41.17 ft on 02/26/2019 (P)
(2) 36.38 ft on 12/24/2017
(3) 42.08 ft on 03/16/2016
(4) 33.93 ft on 02/28/2014
(5) 38.83 ft on 05/21/2003
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 12.95 ft on 09/29/1956
(2) 17.35 ft on 06/15/2006
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42 Numerous homes in northern Quitman County are flooded.
41.5 Much of northern Quitman county is flooded.
41 Widespread flooding of residential areas and farmland is occurring in northern Quitman county. Numerous secondary roads are flooded.
40 Extensive flooding is occurring around Marks and in northern Quitman County.
39.5 Flooding is occurring around Marks and in low-lying farmland in Quitman County.
39 Low-lying farmland is flooded in northern Quitman County.
38 Low-lying agricultural land begins to flood.
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