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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the North Fork White River near Tecumseh are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 18
Low Stage (in feet): 1.2

Historic Crests
(1) 41.82 ft on 04/30/2017
(2) 35.00 ft on 08/01/1915
(3) 28.10 ft on 11/19/1985
(4) 26.28 ft on 02/23/1985
(5) 24.59 ft on 12/28/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 41.82 ft on 04/30/2017
(2) 24.59 ft on 12/28/2015
(3) 18.45 ft on 08/08/2013
(4) 24.58 ft on 04/26/2011
(5) 13.22 ft on 10/30/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.00 ft on 09/15/1954
(2) 2.02 ft on 01/12/1945
(3) 2.02 ft on 11/26/1944
(4) 2.06 ft on 09/30/1944
(5) 2.10 ft on 08/23/1954
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41.82 record crest reached on the evening of April 30, 2017. Widespread damage occurs along the river and larger bridges near the river are overtopped by several feet.
30 major flooding impacts locations along the river.
25 moderate Flood Stage. Flood waters approach Dawt Mill. Low lying roads near the river flood.
24.5 water level rises to within three feet of the lodge and restaurant at Dawt Mill.
20 minor flooding begins near the gage site. Water impacts a park and boat launch at the gage site. Low spots on CR 318 flood.
8 flooding occurs at the State Highway H Bridge near the forecast point on the North Fork White River. Flooding affects local residences and recreational businesses that rent canoes. This is considered to be a low water bridge.
(1) North Fork at Dawt Mill near Tecumseh - Courtesy Chad Woodcock
(2) Norfork Lake near Tecumseh - Courtesy Chad Woodcock

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