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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Emory River at Oakdale are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 28
Flood Stage: 27
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 42.30 ft on 03/23/1929
(2) 38.71 ft on 12/23/1990
(3) 38.70 ft on 03/23/1991
(4) 38.70 ft on 05/28/1973
(5) 34.20 ft on 12/30/1969
(6) 34.10 ft on 04/04/1977
(7) 33.88 ft on 02/06/2020 (P)
(8) 33.00 ft on 02/13/1948
(9) 32.93 ft on 12/01/1996
(10) 32.90 ft on 02/01/1939
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 27.29 ft on 02/23/2022 (P)
(2) 29.87 ft on 03/28/2021 (P)
(3) 31.34 ft on 04/13/2020 (P)
(4) 33.88 ft on 02/06/2020 (P)
(5) 28.26 ft on 02/23/2019 (P)
(6) 24.16 ft on 02/11/2018 (P)
(7) 27.98 ft on 04/23/2017 (P)
(8) 25.44 ft on 02/16/2016
(9) 25.27 ft on 12/25/2015
(10) 20.07 ft on 01/16/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.91 ft on 10/23/2016
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30 Homes on Riverview Road are completely inundated, with 5 to 8 feet of water.
28 Homes on the near side of Riverview Road will have about 5 feet of water in them. Homes on the far side will have up to 2 feet. Riverview Road is completely impassable.
27 Flooding starts on Riverview Road. Homes closest to the river can have up to about 4 feet of water in them, while homes on the far side of the street will have flooded yards.
12 Minor flooding occurs below Riverview Road. No buildings or roads are threatened.

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