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Tensas River near Newlight Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 45.36 ft at 5:13PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 45.34 ft at 6:13PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 7:13PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 45.39 ft at 8:13PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 45.38 ft at 9:13PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 45.37 ft at 10:13PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 45.37 ft at 11:13PM Apr 11, 2014Observed: 45.36 ft at 12:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.36 ft at 1:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.36 ft at 2:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.36 ft at 3:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.36 ft at 4:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 5:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 6:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 7:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.36 ft at 8:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 9:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.33 ft at 10:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.29 ft at 11:13AM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.29 ft at 12:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.31 ft at 1:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.27 ft at 2:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.29 ft at 3:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.31 ft at 4:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.3 ft at 5:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.32 ft at 6:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.32 ft at 7:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.36 ft at 8:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 9:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 10:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.33 ft at 11:13PM Apr 12, 2014Observed: 45.34 ft at 12:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 1:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.3 ft at 2:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.32 ft at 3:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 4:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.35 ft at 5:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.34 ft at 6:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.34 ft at 7:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.34 ft at 8:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.31 ft at 9:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.27 ft at 10:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.29 ft at 11:13AM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.28 ft at 12:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.29 ft at 1:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.27 ft at 2:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.31 ft at 3:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.29 ft at 4:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.28 ft at 5:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.3 ft at 6:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.31 ft at 7:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.32 ft at 8:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.33 ft at 9:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.33 ft at 10:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.29 ft at 11:13PM Apr 13, 2014Observed: 45.34 ft at 12:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.33 ft at 1:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.32 ft at 2:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.34 ft at 3:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.32 ft at 4:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.42 ft at 5:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.43 ft at 6:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.45 ft at 7:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.45 ft at 8:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.45 ft at 9:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.46 ft at 10:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.44 ft at 11:13AM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.49 ft at 12:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.5 ft at 1:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.45 ft at 2:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.49 ft at 3:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.52 ft at 4:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.66 ft at 5:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.74 ft at 6:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.83 ft at 7:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 45.98 ft at 8:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 46.07 ft at 9:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 46.1 ft at 10:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 46.15 ft at 11:13PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 46.18 ft at 12:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.26 ft at 1:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.26 ft at 2:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.26 ft at 3:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.32 ft at 4:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.34 ft at 5:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.35 ft at 6:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.36 ft at 7:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.41 ft at 8:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.43 ft at 9:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.45 ft at 10:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.46 ft at 11:13AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.43 ft at 12:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.45 ft at 1:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.44 ft at 2:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.47 ft at 3:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.48 ft at 4:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.52 ft at 5:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.53 ft at 6:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.56 ft at 7:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.59 ft at 8:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.61 ft at 9:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.61 ft at 10:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.61 ft at 11:13PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 46.62 ft at 12:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.62 ft at 1:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.62 ft at 2:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.62 ft at 3:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.63 ft at 4:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.63 ft at 5:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.63 ft at 6:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.63 ft at 7:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.63 ft at 8:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.6 ft at 9:13AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 46.64 ft at 10:13AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 46.64 ft at 11:13AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.61 ft at 12:13PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.61 ft at 1:13PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.58 ft at 2:13PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 46.57 ft at 3:13PM Apr 16, 2014Highest Forecast: 46.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Highest Forecast: 46.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 46.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 46.3 ft 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 46.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 46.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 46 ft 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 46 ft 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 45.9 ft 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Forecast: 45.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 45.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 45.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 45.4 ft 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Forecast: 45.3 ft 1:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 45.2 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 45 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 44.9 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 44.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 44.7 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014U.S. Army Corps of EngineersNLGL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:49PM Apr 16, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:51AM Apr 16)Latest observed value: 46.57 ft at 3:13 PM CDT 16-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 55 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:60
Moderate Flood Stage:57
Flood Stage:55
Action Stage:54

Historical Crests
(1) 60.58 ft on 05/19/1973
(2) 59.56 ft on 05/12/1991
(3) 57.25 ft on 05/10/1975
(4) 56.70 ft on 01/15/1983
(5) 56.30 ft on 01/30/1974
(6) 55.94 ft on 04/01/1961
(7) 55.40 ft on 04/23/1979
(8) 55.10 ft on 12/19/1961
(9) 55.10 ft on 12/31/1982
(10) 55.03 ft on 02/16/1966
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Low Water Records
(1) 21.89 ft on 11/17/1971
(2) 33.60 ft on 09/13/1979
(3) 33.90 ft on 09/23/1995
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60.6 Extensive and widespread flooding of farm and agricultural land is occurring. Approximately 124,000 acres are underwater.
59 Approximately 72,500 acres of farm and agricultural land are underwater.
58 Approximately 42,500 acres of farm and agricultural land are underwater.
57 Water is in building on the south side of river at Newlight. Approximately 33,000 acres of farm and agricultural land are underwater.
56 Widespread flooding of farm and agricultural land is occurring. Approximately 23,000 acres are underwater.
55 Widespread agricultural and lowland flooding is occurring along and near the river.
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Latitude: 32.089167° N, Longitude: 91.489722° 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
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(gauge height = 0)
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0.001 ft 55.001 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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