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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Alabama River near Miller's Ferry are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - at Selma Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Claiborne Dam
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 83
Moderate Flood Stage: 80
Flood Stage: 66
Action Stage: 61
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 86.00 ft on 03/03/1961
(2) 82.90 ft on 03/23/1990
(3) 82.30 ft on 12/06/1948
(4) 81.20 ft on 08/21/1939
(5) 80.50 ft on 03/06/1979
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 68.59 ft on 03/30/2023
(2) 66.28 ft on 04/09/2022
(3) 66.57 ft on 04/02/2021
(4) 72.86 ft on 04/25/2020
(5) 77.48 ft on 03/09/2020
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 29.50 ft on 09/02/1969
(2) 32.80 ft on 05/03/1978
(3) 32.90 ft on 07/09/1977
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83 Extensive lowland flooding of farms, roads, rivers and creeks up to several miles from the river channel begins.
80 Flooding of some fishing camps as well as a few secondary roads will occur at these stages.
76 Cobb Landing boat launch begins to flood.
68 Millers Ferry Park begins to flood.
66 Farm and pasturelands in the area will flood and cattle should be moved to higher ground.

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