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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Duck River at Centerville are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 32
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 22
Action Stage: 17
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 47.50 ft on 05/02/2010
(2) 37.58 ft on 02/14/1948
(3) 35.45 ft on 02/24/2019
(4) 33.10 ft on 05/08/2003
(5) 32.90 ft on 03/29/1902
(6) 32.72 ft on 01/26/2002
(7) 32.05 ft on 03/22/1955
(8) 29.98 ft on 05/06/2004
(9) 29.00 ft on 04/07/1892
(10) 28.58 ft on 01/08/1946
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 35.45 ft on 02/24/2019
(2) 47.50 ft on 05/02/2010
(3) 23.69 ft on 04/05/2008
(4) 17.87 ft on 03/03/2007
(5) 25.76 ft on 01/25/2006
(6) 26.40 ft on 12/10/2004
(7) 29.98 ft on 05/06/2004
(8) 33.10 ft on 05/08/2003
(9) 32.72 ft on 01/26/2002
(10) 32.05 ft on 03/22/1955
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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32 All areas along the Duck River near Centerville will be covered by flood waters. Defeated Creek, Bears Creek, Swan Creek, Lowes Bend, and Horse Branch Creek will be flooded due to backwater. Many roads near the river will be impassable due to high water.
25 Flood waters cover the soccer fields and bottomland along the river. Hickman Springs Road, Defeated Creek Road, and Leatherwood Road will be impassable. Defeated Creek will flood due to backwater from the Duck River.
22 Flood waters will cover the flood plain along the river. Several roads near the river will be partially covered. In Centerville, Hickman Springs Road and Defeated Creek Road will be affected. Leatherwood Road between Shady Grove and Primm Springs near Tottys Bend will also be affected.
17 Water begins to overflow the banks.
(1) Gage on HWY 100 Bridge
(2) Upstream View
(3) Downstream View
(4) River Stage 18.5 Feet
(5) River Stage 18.5 Feet - Downstream View

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