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Pearl River near Bogalusa Stage (ft)Observed: 9.86 ft at 7:00PM Jul 19, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 7:30PM Jul 19, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 8:00PM Jul 19, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 9:30PM Jul 19, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 10:00PM Jul 19, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 10:30PM Jul 19, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 11:00PM Jul 19, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 11:30PM Jul 19, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 12:00AM Jul 20, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 12:30AM Jul 20, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 1:00AM Jul 20, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 1:30AM Jul 20, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 2:00AM Jul 20, 2014Highest Observation: 9.9 ft at 2:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 3:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 3:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 4:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 4:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 5:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 5:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 6:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 6:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 7:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 7:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 8:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 8:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 9:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 9:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 10:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 10:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 11:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 11:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 12:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 12:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 1:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 1:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 2:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 2:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 3:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 3:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 4:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 4:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 5:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 5:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 6:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 6:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 7:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 7:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 8:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 8:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 9:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 9:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 10:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 10:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 11:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 11:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 12:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 12:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 1:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 1:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 2:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 2:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 3:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 3:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 4:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 4:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 5:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 5:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 6:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 6:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 7:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 8:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 9:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 9:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 10:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 10:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 11:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 11:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 12:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 12:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 1:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 1:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 2:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 2:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 3:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 3:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 4:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 4:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 5:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 5:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 6:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 6:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 7:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 7:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 8:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 8:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 9:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 9:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.81 ft at 10:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.81 ft at 10:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.81 ft at 11:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.8 ft at 11:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 9.79 ft at 12:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.8 ft at 12:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 1:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.78 ft at 1:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.77 ft at 2:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 2:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.76 ft at 3:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 3:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 4:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.75 ft at 4:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.74 ft at 5:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.73 ft at 5:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.72 ft at 6:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.72 ft at 6:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.71 ft at 7:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.71 ft at 7:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.7 ft at 8:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.7 ft at 8:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.68 ft at 9:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.68 ft at 9:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.68 ft at 10:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.67 ft at 10:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.66 ft at 11:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.65 ft at 11:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.64 ft at 12:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.64 ft at 12:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.64 ft at 1:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 1:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 2:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.63 ft at 2:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.62 ft at 3:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 3:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 4:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.61 ft at 4:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 5:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.6 ft at 5:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.59 ft at 6:00PM Jul 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 9.6 ft 7:00PM Jul 22, 2014Forecast: 9.5 ft 1:00AM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 9.4 ft 7:00AM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 9.4 ft 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 9.2 ft 1:00PM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 9.2 ft 7:00PM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 9.1 ft 1:00AM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 9.1 ft 7:00AM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 9.1 ft 1:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 9 ft 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 9 ft 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 9 ft 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 8.9 ft 1:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 8.9 ft 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 8.9 ft 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 8.9 ft 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBXAL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:34PM Jul 22, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:35AM Jul 22)Latest observed value: 9.59 ft at 6:00 PM CDT 22-Jul-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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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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
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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
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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 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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