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Sabine River at Orange Stage (ft)Observed: 2.19 ft at 6:00PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 6:15PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 6:30PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 6:45PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 7:00PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.17 ft at 7:15PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 7:30PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 7:45PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:00PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:15PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 8:30PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 8:45PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:00PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 9:15PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 9:30PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 9:45PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:00PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 10:15PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.95 ft at 10:30PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.92 ft at 10:45PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.88 ft at 11:00PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.85 ft at 11:15PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.81 ft at 11:30PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:45PM Sep 18, 2017Observed: 1.76 ft at 12:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.69 ft at 1:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.68 ft at 1:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.69 ft at 1:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.69 ft at 1:31AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.68 ft at 1:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.72 ft at 3:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.73 ft at 3:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.84 ft at 4:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 5:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.07 ft at 6:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.14 ft at 6:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 6:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 7:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 7:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.27 ft at 8:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 8:15AM Sep 19, 2017Highest Observation: 2.3 ft at 8:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 8:45AM Sep 19, 2017Highest Observation: 2.3 ft at 9:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.27 ft at 9:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 9:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 9:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 10:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 10:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.17 ft at 10:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 10:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:00AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 11:15AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.14 ft at 11:30AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 11:45AM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.12 ft at 12:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 12:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 1:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 1:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 1:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 1:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 2:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 2:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 2:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 2:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 3:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 3:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 4:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 4:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 4:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.15 ft at 5:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.16 ft at 5:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.2 ft at 5:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.23 ft at 6:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.2 ft at 6:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 7:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 8:00PM Sep 19, 2017Highest Observation: 2.3 ft at 8:15PM Sep 19, 2017Highest Observation: 2.3 ft at 8:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 8:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.28 ft at 9:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 9:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 9:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.22 ft at 10:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 10:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 10:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.14 ft at 10:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.14 ft at 11:00PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 11:15PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:30PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.07 ft at 11:45PM Sep 19, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 12:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 12:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 12:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 12:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.97 ft at 1:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.94 ft at 1:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.92 ft at 1:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.92 ft at 1:31AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.93 ft at 1:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.92 ft at 2:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.89 ft at 2:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.89 ft at 2:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.86 ft at 3:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.87 ft at 3:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.91 ft at 4:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.92 ft at 4:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.96 ft at 4:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 5:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 6:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.15 ft at 6:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.17 ft at 7:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.2 ft at 7:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.24 ft at 7:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.26 ft at 7:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.29 ft at 8:00AM Sep 20, 2017Highest Observation: 2.3 ft at 8:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.25 ft at 8:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.25 ft at 9:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 9:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.22 ft at 9:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 9:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.21 ft at 10:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 10:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 10:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.18 ft at 10:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.19 ft at 11:00AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.15 ft at 11:15AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.17 ft at 11:30AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.13 ft at 11:45AM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.12 ft at 12:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 12:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.07 ft at 12:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 12:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 1:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 1:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 2:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 2:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 2:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 2:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.97 ft at 3:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.96 ft at 3:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 5:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 5:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 5:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 8:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 8:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 8:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.12 ft at 9:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.12 ft at 9:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 9:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.1 ft at 10:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.07 ft at 10:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 10:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 11:00PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 2 ft at 11:15PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 11:30PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.96 ft at 11:45PM Sep 20, 2017Observed: 1.95 ft at 12:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.94 ft at 12:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.93 ft at 12:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.93 ft at 12:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.89 ft at 1:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.87 ft at 1:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.87 ft at 1:31AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.86 ft at 1:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.86 ft at 2:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.83 ft at 2:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.83 ft at 2:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.82 ft at 2:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 3:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.82 ft at 5:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.83 ft at 5:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.85 ft at 5:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.86 ft at 5:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.9 ft at 6:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.93 ft at 6:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.95 ft at 6:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.96 ft at 7:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 7:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 7:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.04 ft at 8:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 8:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 8:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 8:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.11 ft at 9:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.07 ft at 9:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 9:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.07 ft at 10:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.08 ft at 10:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 10:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.05 ft at 10:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.03 ft at 11:00AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:15AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 2.01 ft at 11:30AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 11:45AM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.98 ft at 12:00PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.96 ft at 12:15PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.93 ft at 12:30PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.92 ft at 12:45PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.89 ft at 1:00PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:15PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.86 ft at 1:30PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:45PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.82 ft at 2:00PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:15PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 2:30PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 2:45PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:00PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:15PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:30PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 3:45PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:00PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:15PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:30PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:45PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:00PM Sep 21, 2017Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:15PM Sep 21, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesORNT2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:52PM Sep 21, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.77 ft at 5:15 PM CDT 21-Sep-2017. Flood Stage is 4 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Sabine River at Orange are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 6
Moderate Flood Stage: 5
Flood Stage: 4
Action Stage: 3.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 9.86 ft on 09/13/2008
(2) 7.83 ft on 09/03/2017 (P)
(3) 7.62 ft on 03/17/2016 (P)
(4) 6.27 ft on 04/25/1913
(5) 5.92 ft on 07/08/1989
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7.83 ft on 09/03/2017 (P)
(2) 7.62 ft on 03/17/2016 (P)
(3) 9.86 ft on 09/13/2008
(4) 3.69 ft on 03/12/2001
(5) 3.98 ft on 04/05/1997
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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9.86 Water levels are near those reached with the storm surge from Hurricane Ike in 2008. Widespread catastrophic flooding occurs across much of Orange.
6 Major flooding can be expected. Numerous roads and homes in Orange are subject to flooding. Backwater flooding along Adams Bayou can be expected. Water begins to approach the travel lanes on I-10.
5 Moderate flooding can be expected along the river with some roads in Orange likely flooded. Back water flooding can also be expected along Adams Bayou in Orange.
4 Flooding of mainly secondary roads near the river can be expected. Steward Road may become impassable near the weigh station in Louisiana. The Louisiana weigh station is flooded. Water surrounds the Louisiana and Texas welcome centers.
3.5 Minor flooding of low lying areas near the river can be expected.
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Latitude: 30.097222° N, Longitude: 93.721111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 4 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 4.00 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0.17 ft 4.17 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 0.33 ft 4.33 ft This would be the value of the stage readings prior to 2009.

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