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Pearl River near Bogalusa Stage (ft)Observed: 21.35 ft at 3:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 4:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 4:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 5:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 5:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 6:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 6:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 7:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 8:00PM Apr 20, 2014Highest Observation: 21.37 ft at 8:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 9:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 9:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 10:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 10:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 11:00PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 11:30PM Apr 20, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 12:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 12:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 1:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 2:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.36 ft at 2:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 3:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 3:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 4:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 4:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 5:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 5:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 6:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 6:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 7:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 8:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 8:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 9:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 9:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 10:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 10:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 11:00AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 11:30AM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 12:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 12:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 1:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 2:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 2:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 3:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 3:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 4:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 4:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.35 ft at 5:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 5:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 6:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 6:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 7:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 8:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 8:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 9:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 9:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 10:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 10:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.34 ft at 11:00PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 11:30PM Apr 21, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 12:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 12:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 1:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 2:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 2:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 3:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 3:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.33 ft at 4:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 4:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 5:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 5:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 6:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.31 ft at 6:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.3 ft at 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 7:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 8:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.32 ft at 8:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.31 ft at 9:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.31 ft at 9:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.31 ft at 10:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.31 ft at 10:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.31 ft at 11:00AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.3 ft at 11:30AM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.3 ft at 12:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.29 ft at 12:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.3 ft at 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.29 ft at 1:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.29 ft at 2:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.29 ft at 2:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.29 ft at 3:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 3:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.27 ft at 4:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 4:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.29 ft at 5:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 5:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 6:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 6:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.27 ft at 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 7:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 8:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.29 ft at 8:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 9:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 9:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 10:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 10:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.27 ft at 11:00PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.28 ft at 11:30PM Apr 22, 2014Observed: 21.27 ft at 12:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.27 ft at 12:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.27 ft at 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.27 ft at 1:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.26 ft at 2:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.26 ft at 2:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.26 ft at 3:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.26 ft at 3:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.26 ft at 4:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.25 ft at 4:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.26 ft at 5:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.25 ft at 5:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.25 ft at 6:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.24 ft at 6:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.24 ft at 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.24 ft at 7:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.24 ft at 8:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.24 ft at 8:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.24 ft at 9:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.23 ft at 9:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.22 ft at 10:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.23 ft at 10:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.23 ft at 11:00AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.23 ft at 11:30AM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.23 ft at 12:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.22 ft at 12:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.22 ft at 1:00PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.22 ft at 1:30PM Apr 23, 2014Observed: 21.22 ft at 2:00PM Apr 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 21.2 ft 7:00PM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 21.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 21.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 21.1 ft 1:00PM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 21 ft 7:00PM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 21 ft 1:00AM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 21 ft 7:00AM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 20.9 ft 1:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 20.9 ft 7:00PM Apr 25, 2014Forecast: 20.9 ft 1:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 20.9 ft 7:00AM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 20.8 ft 1:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 20.8 ft 7:00PM Apr 26, 2014Forecast: 20.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 20.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 20.7 ft 1:00PM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 20.7 ft 7:00PM Apr 27, 2014Forecast: 20.7 ft 1:00AM Apr 28, 2014Forecast: 20.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 28, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBXAL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:04PM Apr 23, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:42AM Apr 23)Latest observed value: 21.22 ft at 2:00 PM CDT 23-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 18 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:23
Moderate Flood Stage:21
Flood Stage:18
Action Stage:16

Historical Crests
(1) 23.23 ft on 04/24/1979
(2) 22.78 ft on 04/08/1983
(3) 22.42 ft on 03/31/1980
(4) 22.17 ft on 05/11/1991
(5) 22.13 ft on 04/17/1974
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Low Water Records
(1) 4.80 ft on 10/31/1963
(2) 5.11 ft on 09/27/1963
(3) 5.36 ft on 09/15/1954
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23 PROPERTY EAST OF LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21 ALONG BOGALUSA CREEK WILL FLOOD. BOGALUSA CREEK WILL BACK UP THREATENING THE SEWAGE TREATMENT PLANT. HOMES SOUTH OF BOGALUSA CREEK AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 21 WILL FLOOD. THE CITY WATER TREATMENT PLANT AND PROPERTY NEAR CITY HALL WILL BE THREATENED BY FLOODING
22 WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED. THE BOGUE CHITTO WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA WILL BE INUNDATED WITH WATER IN RECREATIONAL CAMPS AND OVER ACCESS ROADS. AT 21 FEET PROPERTY EAST OF HIGHWAY 21 ALONG BOGALUSA CREEK WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD. BOGALUSA CREEK WILL BACK UP THREATENING THE SEWAGE TREATMENT PLANT. HOMES SOUTH OF BOGALUSA CREEK AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 21 WILL FLOOD
21 WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED. THE BOGUE CHITTO WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA WILL BE INUNDATED WITH WATER IN RECREATIONAL CAMPS AND OVER ACCESS ROADS. AT 21 FEET PROPERTY EAST OF LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21 ALONG BOGALUSA CREEK WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD
20 WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED. THE BOGUE CHITTO WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA WILL BE INUNDATED WITH WATER IN RECREATIONAL CAMPS AND OVER ACCESS ROADS
18.5 WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED. THE BOGUE CHITTO WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA WILL BE INUNDATED WITH WATER IN RECREATIONAL CAMPS AND OVER ACCESS ROADS
17 WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED.
16 WOODLANDS ALONG THE RIVER AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT PROPERTY WILL BE FLOODED
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Latitude: 30.793056° N, Longitude: 89.820833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 18 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 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 55 ft 73 ft  

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