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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Kinchafoonee Creek at Preston (SR 41) are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at 11 E of Dawson at Pinewood Rd in Lee County
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 10.5
Flood Stage: 7
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): 1.35

Historic Crests
(1) 12.16 ft on 03/17/1990
(2) 11.60 ft on 07/06/1994
(3) 11.40 ft on 01/15/1943
(4) 9.70 ft on 01/26/1978
(5) 8.96 ft on 03/30/1970
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.68 ft on 09/18/2020
(2) 7.71 ft on 03/05/2020
(3) 6.43 ft on 02/26/2020
(4) 7.40 ft on 02/21/2020
(5) 6.49 ft on 02/08/2020
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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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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14.5 Flood waters reach the elevation of the gage instrument shelf.
14 Flood waters reach the elevation of state road 41.
13 Flood water will reach the underclearance of the state road 41 bridge.
12.5 Houses near the creek on the west bank will begin to flood.
7 Low lying areas and river access roads will flood.
(1) Kinchafoonee Creek at Preston - KML

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