Wetumpka in Elmore County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
High Water Mark
57 Feet 11 Inches
— (12 Feet 11 Inches Above Flood Stage) —
On this day, the Coosa River rose to this level at
this location after heavy rainfall over the Coosa
For more information, contact:
National Weather Service Birmingham, Alabama
Southeast River Forecast Center
USGS Alabama Water Science Center
Erected 2013 by National Weather Service, USGS.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 32° 32.292′ N, 86° 12.344′ W. Marker is in Wetumpka, Alabama, in Elmore County. Marker is on Orline Street 0.1 miles south of Hill Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Orline Street, Wetumpka AL 36092, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Calaboose (here, next to this marker); Wetumpka's Bridges (a few steps from this marker); Elmore County Vietnam War Memorial (about 400 Wetumpka Historical Marker (about 500 feet away); Elmore County World War I Memorial (about 500 feet away); Elmore County Korean War Memorial (about 500 feet away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Wetumpka Light Guard (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wetumpka.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 26, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 26, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.