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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Choctawhatchee River at Caryville (US 90) are issued routinely year-round.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Bruce-Ebro (SR 20)
Zoom Level:15
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 2

Historic Crests
(1) 27.10 ft on 03/17/1929
(2) 23.85 ft on 07/09/1994
(3) 21.60 ft on 04/24/1928
(4) 21.16 ft on 03/21/1990
(5) 19.63 ft on 03/11/1998
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.14 ft on 01/05/2021
(2) 15.91 ft on 09/19/2020
(3) 12.96 ft on 03/10/2020
(4) 13.20 ft on 02/10/2020
(5) 13.35 ft on 12/05/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -0.90 ft on 10/06/1954
(2) -0.81 ft on 08/27/2000
(3) -0.74 ft on 07/22/2000
(4) -0.54 ft on 10/30/2001
(5) -0.36 ft on 09/15/1968
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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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30 Water reaches the road surface of Interstate 10 between Exit 104 and the Choctawhatchee River Bridge in Washington County. The interstate is subject to closure at this level.
27 All areas in Westville east of CR-179A and west of CR-179 in Caryville flood. The water will be several feet deep in some areas.
24 Water reaches Palmer Drive in Caryville, flooding several residences. Water begins to flood structures in Westville near Ritter Road and CR-179A.
23 US 90 is flooded up to a foot deep east of the Choctawhatchee River bridge in Caryville. Water also reaches the base of the US 90 bridge and the highway is subject to closure at this level.
21 The access ramps to Interstate 10 at CR 279 begin to flood at this level.
20 Water begins to flood US 90 above one half mile east of the bridge in Washington County. Water will cover portions of the railroad in Caryville.
18 Water begins to flood areas along CR-279 in Washington County north of Interstate 10. Several structures along the highway south of US-90 begin to flood.
17 Water reaches CR-179 in Holmes County near the intersection with Boat Ramp Road.
16 Highway 279 south of Interstate 10 begins to flood in Washington County. Several rural roads in the area will also flood.
15 In Holmes County, water begins to flood areas off Buck Rodgers Road east of CR-179A in Holmes County. Access to several of the fish camps become inaccessible above this level.
14 In Holmes County, Boat Ramp Road south of CR-179 will flood. Access to several of the fish camps off Boat Ramp Road may become inaccessible above this level.
12 Extensive lowland flooding will occur.
(1) Choctawhatchee River at Caryville - KML

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