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Forecasts for the Murder Creek (AL) at Brewton are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - at Hwy 41 near Brewton 1NW Upstream Gauge
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 29
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 22
Action Stage: 17
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 37.00 ft on 03/15/1929
(2) 32.61 ft on 03/17/1990
(3) 30.93 ft on 03/13/1990
(4) 30.20 ft on 07/08/1916
(5) 29.90 ft on 04/11/1975
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 22.54 ft on 02/06/2022
(2) 26.86 ft on 10/06/2021
(3) 27.64 ft on 09/17/2020
(4) 17.80 ft on 04/20/2019
(5) 18.08 ft on 12/30/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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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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37 Severe flooding in Brewton and East Brewton.
33 The Highway 29 Bridge across Murder Creek and Highway 31 Bridge across Burnt Corn Creek will be flooded.
30 Severe flooding will occur in Brewton south of Court and East Streets.
27 Highway 31 begins to flood.
25 Water will reach to Downing Street in Brewton. Portions of Snowden Street in East Brewton will become flooded. Flooding of Highway 29 will worsen and become impassable. St. Nicholas street begins to flood.
24 Flooding of Highway 29/Mildred Street begins.
22 Flooding of Persimmon and Ann Streets will begin.

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