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Greens Bayou at Houston Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 39.28 ft at 5:00AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 5:15AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 5:30AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.39 ft at 5:45AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.42 ft at 6:00AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.45 ft at 6:15AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.49 ft at 6:30AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.51 ft at 6:45AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.54 ft at 7:00AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.54 ft at 7:15AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.58 ft at 7:30AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.59 ft at 7:45AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.59 ft at 8:00AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.62 ft at 8:15AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.63 ft at 8:30AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.63 ft at 8:45AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.64 ft at 9:00AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.66 ft at 9:15AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.66 ft at 9:30AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.67 ft at 9:45AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.67 ft at 10:00AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.67 ft at 10:15AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.68 ft at 10:30AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.66 ft at 10:45AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.67 ft at 11:00AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.69 ft at 11:15AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.69 ft at 11:30AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.69 ft at 11:45AM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.69 ft at 12:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.71 ft at 12:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.72 ft at 12:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.71 ft at 12:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.75 ft at 1:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.75 ft at 1:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.77 ft at 1:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.8 ft at 1:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.82 ft at 2:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.83 ft at 2:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.83 ft at 2:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.86 ft at 2:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.89 ft at 3:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.9 ft at 3:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.92 ft at 3:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.93 ft at 3:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.95 ft at 4:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.96 ft at 4:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.96 ft at 4:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.97 ft at 4:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.98 ft at 5:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.99 ft at 5:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.98 ft at 5:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.99 ft at 5:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.99 ft at 6:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.98 ft at 6:15PM Jan 16, 2018Highest Observation: 40 ft at 6:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.99 ft at 6:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.98 ft at 7:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.98 ft at 7:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.98 ft at 7:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.96 ft at 7:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.96 ft at 8:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.94 ft at 8:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.94 ft at 8:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.93 ft at 8:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.91 ft at 9:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.9 ft at 9:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.88 ft at 9:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.88 ft at 9:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.87 ft at 10:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.86 ft at 10:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.84 ft at 10:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.85 ft at 10:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.83 ft at 11:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.82 ft at 11:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.82 ft at 11:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.81 ft at 11:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 39.81 ft at 12:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.79 ft at 12:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.78 ft at 12:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.77 ft at 12:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.75 ft at 1:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.75 ft at 1:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.73 ft at 1:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.72 ft at 1:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.72 ft at 2:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.7 ft at 2:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.69 ft at 2:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.67 ft at 2:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.66 ft at 3:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.65 ft at 3:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.64 ft at 3:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.61 ft at 3:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.61 ft at 4:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.59 ft at 4:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.58 ft at 4:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.57 ft at 4:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.56 ft at 5:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.53 ft at 5:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.53 ft at 5:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.51 ft at 5:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.5 ft at 6:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.48 ft at 6:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.47 ft at 6:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.46 ft at 6:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.45 ft at 7:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.44 ft at 7:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.43 ft at 7:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.42 ft at 7:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.39 ft at 8:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.39 ft at 8:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.37 ft at 8:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.37 ft at 8:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.36 ft at 9:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.34 ft at 9:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.34 ft at 9:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.32 ft at 9:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.32 ft at 10:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 10:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 10:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.29 ft at 10:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.27 ft at 11:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.26 ft at 11:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.26 ft at 11:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.25 ft at 11:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.24 ft at 12:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.23 ft at 12:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.23 ft at 12:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.22 ft at 12:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.22 ft at 1:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 1:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 1:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 1:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 2:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 2:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.22 ft at 2:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.22 ft at 2:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.22 ft at 3:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.23 ft at 3:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.24 ft at 3:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.24 ft at 3:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.25 ft at 4:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.25 ft at 4:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.26 ft at 4:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.27 ft at 4:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.27 ft at 5:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.29 ft at 5:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.29 ft at 5:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.29 ft at 5:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 6:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.32 ft at 6:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.34 ft at 6:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.34 ft at 6:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.33 ft at 7:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 7:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 7:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 7:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.36 ft at 8:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.36 ft at 8:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 8:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.36 ft at 8:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.36 ft at 9:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.36 ft at 9:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 9:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 9:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 10:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.35 ft at 10:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.34 ft at 10:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.34 ft at 10:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.34 ft at 11:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.33 ft at 11:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.33 ft at 11:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.33 ft at 11:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 39.32 ft at 12:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 12:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.32 ft at 12:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.32 ft at 12:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 1:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 1:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 1:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 1:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 2:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 2:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 2:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 2:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 3:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 3:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 3:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 3:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.31 ft at 4:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 4:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.29 ft at 4:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 4:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 5:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 5:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.29 ft at 5:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.3 ft at 5:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.28 ft at 6:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.28 ft at 6:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.28 ft at 6:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.27 ft at 6:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.27 ft at 7:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.26 ft at 7:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.25 ft at 7:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.25 ft at 7:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.24 ft at 8:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.24 ft at 8:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.23 ft at 8:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.22 ft at 8:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.23 ft at 9:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 9:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 9:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.21 ft at 9:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.2 ft at 10:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.2 ft at 10:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.2 ft at 10:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.2 ft at 10:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.18 ft at 11:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.18 ft at 11:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.19 ft at 11:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.18 ft at 11:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.18 ft at 12:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.18 ft at 12:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.17 ft at 12:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.17 ft at 12:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.17 ft at 1:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.16 ft at 1:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.16 ft at 1:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.16 ft at 1:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.15 ft at 2:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.15 ft at 2:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.15 ft at 2:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.15 ft at 2:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.14 ft at 3:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.15 ft at 3:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.14 ft at 3:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.14 ft at 3:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.15 ft at 4:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.14 ft at 4:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.14 ft at 4:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.14 ft at 4:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 5:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.14 ft at 5:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 5:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 5:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 6:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 6:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 6:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 6:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 7:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 7:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 7:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 7:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 8:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.11 ft at 8:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.11 ft at 8:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.11 ft at 8:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.11 ft at 9:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.11 ft at 9:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.11 ft at 9:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.11 ft at 9:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 10:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 10:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 10:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 10:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 11:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 11:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 11:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 11:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 12:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 12:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 12:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 12:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 1:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 1:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 1:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.12 ft at 1:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 2:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 2:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 2:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 2:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 3:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 3:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 39.13 ft at 3:30AM Jan 19, 2018USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGBHT2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:50AM Jan 19, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 39.13 ft at 3:30 AM CST 19-Jan-2018. Flood Stage is 55 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Greens Bayou at Houston are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Vertical datum height surveyed by the USGS

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 59.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 56.5
Flood Stage: 55
Action Stage: 52
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 67.81 ft on 06/09/2001
(2) 66.04 ft on 06/27/1989
(3) 66.00 ft on 10/25/1984
(4) 65.89 ft on 05/18/1989
(5) 65.75 ft on 09/12/1961
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 62.89 ft on 08/28/2017
(2) 55.59 ft on 08/26/2017
(3) 57.24 ft on 08/08/2017
(4) 59.53 ft on 04/18/2016
(5) 56.60 ft on 10/31/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 44.30 ft on 06/06/1975

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61 Major lowland flooding continues as homes on Sequoia Bend Drive begin flooding with widespread flooding of homes on McDermott Drive.
60 Major lowland flooding continues as homes on McDermott Drive begin flooding.
59.5 Major lowland flooding begins as home in Sequoia Estates subdiviision begin flooding. Homestead Road south of the channel in innundated with one to two feet of water and water is several feet deep on the south bound feeder of U.S. Highway 59.
56.5 Moderate lowland flooding begins as streets in the Sequoia Estates subdivision and west of JFK Boulevard become innundated. The south bound feeder road of U.S Highway 59 is under close to one foot of water.
55 Minor lowland flooding begins as water escapes the north side of the upstream bank at U.S. Highway 59. Water is close to inundating the south bound feeder road south of the channel.
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Latitude: 29.918056° N, Longitude: 95.306667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 55 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available 55 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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