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Bogue Chitto River near Bush Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.89 ft at 12:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.91 ft at 1:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.91 ft at 1:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.94 ft at 2:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 2:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.94 ft at 2:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 3:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 3:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 3:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 3:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.98 ft at 4:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.98 ft at 4:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 4:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 5:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 5:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 5:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 5:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 6:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 6:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 7:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 7:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 8:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 8:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 9:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 9:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 9:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 10:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 10:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 11:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 11:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 11:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 12:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 12:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 1:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 1:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 2:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 2:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 2:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 2:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 3:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 3:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 3:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 3:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 4:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 4:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 4:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 4:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 5:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 5:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 5:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 5:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 7:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 7:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.54 ft at 8:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.56 ft at 8:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 11:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:00PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 12:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 12:30PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 12:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:00PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 1:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 1:30PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 1:45PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 2:00PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 2:15PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 2:30PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 2:45PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 3:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:15PM Jul 21, 2014Highest Observation: 5.61 ft at 3:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 3:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 4:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 4:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 5:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 5:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 6:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.56 ft at 6:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.55 ft at 7:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.54 ft at 7:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 8:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 8:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 8:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 8:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 9:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 9:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 9:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 9:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 10:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 10:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 10:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 10:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 11:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 11:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 11:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 11:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 12:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 12:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 12:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 12:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 1:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 1:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 1:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 1:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 2:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 2:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 2:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 2:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 3:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 3:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 4:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 5:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 6:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 6:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 8:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 9:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 9:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 9:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 9:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 10:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 10:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 11:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 11:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 11:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 11:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 12:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 12:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 12:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.97 ft at 12:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.95 ft at 1:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 2:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.9 ft at 2:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.92 ft at 2:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.9 ft at 2:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 6:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.78 ft at 6:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.77 ft at 7:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.76 ft at 7:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 8:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.75 ft at 8:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.73 ft at 8:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 10:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.68 ft at 10:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 11:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 11:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.66 ft at 11:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.65 ft at 11:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 2:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 2:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.58 ft at 2:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.57 ft at 2:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 3:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.55 ft at 3:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 4:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 4:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.54 ft at 4:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 4:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 5:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 5:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 5:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.5 ft at 5:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 6:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 6:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.48 ft at 6:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 7:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 7:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 7:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 7:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 8:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 8:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 8:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 8:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 9:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 9:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 11:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 11:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 12:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 12:15PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 4.2 ft 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 3.9 ft 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 1:00PM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 7:00PM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 1:00AM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 3.7 ft 7:00AM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 3.7 ft 1:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 3.7 ft 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 3.6 ft 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.6 ft 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.6 ft 1:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.6 ft 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.6 ft 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 1:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 7:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBSHL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:34PM Jul 23, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:22AM Jul 23)Latest observed value: 4.35 ft at 12:15 PM CDT 23-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:18
Moderate Flood Stage:15
Flood Stage:11
Action Stage:9

Historical Crests
(1) 21.22 ft on 04/08/1983
(2) 19.82 ft on 09/02/2012
(3) 17.50 ft on 03/31/2009
(4) 17.45 ft on 01/27/1990
(5) 17.31 ft on 03/31/1980
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.70 ft on 10/01/1937
(2) 1.00 ft on 10/22/1968
(3) 2.30 ft on 10/17/2000
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21 THERE WILL BE MAJOR FLOODING ALONG LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21 NEAR THE RIVER. HIGHWAY 21 MAY BE CLOSED BECAUSE OF HIGH WATER
15 HOMES NEAR THE RIVER ALONG LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21 WILL BE MODERATELY FLOODED. THE ACCESS ROAD UPSTREAM OF THE BRIDGE WILL REMAIN INUNDATED
13 HOMES IN LOW LYING AREAS ON THE DOWNSTREAM SIDE OF LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21 NEAR THE BRIDGE WILL FLOOD. THE ACCESS ROAD UPSTREAM OF THE BRIDGE WILL REMAIN INUNDATED
11 THE ACCESS ROAD UPSTREAM OF THE BRIDGE WILL FLOOD. THE RIVER WILL LEAVE THE MAIN CHANNEL ON THE LEFT BANK BELOW THE BRIDGE FLOODING WOODLANDS ON EITHER SIDE OF LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21
10 GRAVEL PITS UPSTREAM OF LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21 WILL BEGIN TO OVERFLOW THREATENING PROPERTY AT LOWER ELEVATIONS ON EITHER SIDE OF HIGHWAY 21 IN THE VICINITY OF THE BRIDGE
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Latitude: 30.629167° N, Longitude: 89.897222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11 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 Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 44.246 ft 55.246 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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