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Tchefuncte River near Covington Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 11.27 ft at 9:30AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.33 ft at 9:45AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.38 ft at 10:00AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.42 ft at 10:15AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.47 ft at 10:30AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.51 ft at 10:45AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.55 ft at 11:00AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.59 ft at 11:15AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.63 ft at 11:30AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.67 ft at 11:45AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.71 ft at 12:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.75 ft at 12:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.77 ft at 12:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.81 ft at 12:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.84 ft at 1:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.87 ft at 1:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.9 ft at 1:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.93 ft at 1:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.95 ft at 2:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.98 ft at 2:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12 ft at 2:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.02 ft at 2:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.04 ft at 3:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.06 ft at 3:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.08 ft at 3:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.1 ft at 3:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.12 ft at 4:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.13 ft at 4:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.15 ft at 4:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.15 ft at 4:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.17 ft at 5:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 5:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 5:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 5:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 6:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 6:15PM Sep 20, 2014Highest Observation: 12.21 ft at 6:30PM Sep 20, 2014Highest Observation: 12.21 ft at 6:45PM Sep 20, 2014Highest Observation: 12.21 ft at 7:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 8:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 8:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.17 ft at 8:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.16 ft at 8:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.15 ft at 9:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.14 ft at 9:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.13 ft at 9:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.11 ft at 9:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.1 ft at 10:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.08 ft at 10:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.06 ft at 10:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.04 ft at 10:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12.02 ft at 11:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 12 ft at 11:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.98 ft at 11:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.96 ft at 11:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 11.94 ft at 12:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.91 ft at 12:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.89 ft at 12:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.86 ft at 12:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.84 ft at 1:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.81 ft at 1:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.78 ft at 1:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.76 ft at 1:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.73 ft at 2:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.71 ft at 2:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.68 ft at 2:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.65 ft at 2:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.62 ft at 3:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.59 ft at 3:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.56 ft at 3:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.54 ft at 3:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.51 ft at 4:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.48 ft at 4:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.46 ft at 4:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.43 ft at 4:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.4 ft at 5:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.38 ft at 5:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.35 ft at 5:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.33 ft at 5:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.3 ft at 6:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.28 ft at 6:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.25 ft at 6:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.23 ft at 6:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.2 ft at 7:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.18 ft at 7:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.16 ft at 7:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.13 ft at 7:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.11 ft at 8:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.09 ft at 8:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.07 ft at 8:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.05 ft at 8:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.03 ft at 9:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 11.01 ft at 9:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.99 ft at 9:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.97 ft at 9:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.95 ft at 10:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.93 ft at 10:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.92 ft at 10:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.9 ft at 10:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.88 ft at 11:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.86 ft at 11:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.85 ft at 11:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.83 ft at 11:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.82 ft at 12:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.8 ft at 12:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.78 ft at 12:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.77 ft at 12:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.75 ft at 1:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.74 ft at 1:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.72 ft at 1:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.71 ft at 1:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.7 ft at 2:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.68 ft at 2:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.67 ft at 2:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.65 ft at 2:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.64 ft at 3:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.64 ft at 3:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.61 ft at 3:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.61 ft at 3:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.59 ft at 4:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.58 ft at 4:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.57 ft at 4:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.56 ft at 4:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.56 ft at 5:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.54 ft at 5:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.53 ft at 5:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.52 ft at 5:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.51 ft at 6:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.5 ft at 6:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.49 ft at 6:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.48 ft at 6:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.47 ft at 7:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.46 ft at 7:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.45 ft at 7:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.44 ft at 7:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.43 ft at 8:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.42 ft at 8:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.41 ft at 8:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.4 ft at 8:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.39 ft at 9:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.38 ft at 9:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.38 ft at 9:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.37 ft at 9:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.36 ft at 10:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.35 ft at 10:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.35 ft at 10:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.34 ft at 10:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.33 ft at 11:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.32 ft at 11:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.31 ft at 11:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.31 ft at 11:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 10.3 ft at 12:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.29 ft at 12:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.29 ft at 12:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.28 ft at 12:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.27 ft at 1:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.27 ft at 1:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.26 ft at 1:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.26 ft at 1:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.25 ft at 2:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.24 ft at 2:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.24 ft at 2:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.23 ft at 2:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.22 ft at 3:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.22 ft at 3:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.21 ft at 3:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.2 ft at 3:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.2 ft at 4:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 4:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.19 ft at 4:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 4:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.18 ft at 5:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.17 ft at 5:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.17 ft at 5:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.16 ft at 5:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 6:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.15 ft at 6:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.14 ft at 6:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.14 ft at 6:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.13 ft at 7:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.13 ft at 7:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.12 ft at 7:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.12 ft at 7:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.11 ft at 8:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.11 ft at 8:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.1 ft at 8:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.1 ft at 8:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.09 ft at 9:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.09 ft at 9:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.08 ft at 9:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.08 ft at 9:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.08 ft at 10:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.07 ft at 10:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.07 ft at 10:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.07 ft at 10:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.06 ft at 11:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 11:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 11:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.05 ft at 11:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.04 ft at 12:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.04 ft at 12:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.03 ft at 12:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.03 ft at 12:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.03 ft at 1:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.03 ft at 1:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.02 ft at 1:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.01 ft at 1:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10.01 ft at 2:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 2:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 2:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 10 ft at 2:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.99 ft at 3:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.99 ft at 3:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.99 ft at 3:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.98 ft at 3:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.98 ft at 4:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.98 ft at 4:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 4:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 4:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 5:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 5:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.97 ft at 5:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.96 ft at 5:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.96 ft at 6:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.96 ft at 6:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 6:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 6:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.95 ft at 7:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.94 ft at 7:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.94 ft at 7:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.94 ft at 7:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.93 ft at 8:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.93 ft at 8:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.93 ft at 8:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 8:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 9:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 9:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.92 ft at 9:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 9:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 10:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 10:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.91 ft at 10:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 10:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 11:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 11:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.9 ft at 11:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 11:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 12:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 12:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 12:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.89 ft at 12:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 1:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 1:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 1:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.88 ft at 1:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 2:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 2:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 2:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 2:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.87 ft at 3:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 3:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 3:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 3:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.86 ft at 4:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 4:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 4:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 4:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 5:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.85 ft at 5:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 5:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 5:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 6:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.84 ft at 6:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 6:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 6:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 7:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.83 ft at 7:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 7:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 7:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 8:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.82 ft at 8:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 9.81 ft at 8:30AM Sep 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 9.7 ft 1:00PM Sep 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 9.7 ft 7:00PM Sep 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 9.7 ft 1:00AM Sep 24, 2014Forecast: 9.6 ft 7:00AM Sep 24, 2014Forecast: 9.6 ft 1:00PM Sep 24, 2014Forecast: 9.5 ft 7:00PM Sep 24, 2014Forecast: 9.5 ft 1:00AM Sep 25, 2014Forecast: 9.4 ft 7:00AM Sep 25, 2014Forecast: 9.4 ft 1:00PM Sep 25, 2014Forecast: 9.4 ft 7:00PM Sep 25, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 1:00AM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 7:00AM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 1:00PM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 7:00PM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 9.3 ft 1:00AM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 9.2 ft 7:00AM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 9.2 ft 1:00PM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 9.2 ft 7:00PM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 9.2 ft 1:00AM Sep 28, 2014Forecast: 9.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 28, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCUSL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:19AM Sep 23, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:20AM Sep 23)Latest observed value: 9.81 ft at 8:30 AM CDT 23-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:28
Moderate Flood Stage:25
Flood Stage:20
Action Stage:18

Historical Crests
(1) 32.00 ft on 02/03/1988
(2) 31.25 ft on 02/28/1987
(3) 28.70 ft on 01/21/1993
(4) 27.34 ft on 07/01/2003
(5) 27.20 ft on 05/11/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 8.00 ft on 10/10/1997
(2) 8.80 ft on 10/31/2000
(3) 9.00 ft on 07/30/2000
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28.5 Louisiana highway 21 closed, water will be over the roadway surface of the bridge. Flowers estates will be inundated. A few homes not elevated will flood. Homes along old landing and riverbend lane will flood. Homes near highway 1077 and in the tantella Ranch Road area will flood.
28 Flowers estates will be inundated. A few homes not elevated will flood. Homes along old landing and riverbend lane will flood. Homes near highway 1077 and in the tantella Ranch Road area will flood.
26 The Entrance Road to camp tchefuncte will flood. The campgrounds will be inaccessible by auto and evacuation of the campground area is advised. Homes between tantella Ranch Road and the river as well as homes on Trinchard Road and louisiana highway 1077 will be threatened.
22 Tchefuncte camp grounds will be under a few inches of water. The goodbee commumunity is threatened with flooding. Water will invade camp tchefuncte's parking lot. Vehicles must be removed to higher ground.
20 Water will invade camp tchefuncte's parking lot. Vehicles must be removed to higher ground.
18 The camp tchefuncte softball field will be under water. The camp parking lot is threatened with flooding and vehicles are advised to be moved if higher river stages are anticipated.
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Latitude: 30.494444° N, Longitude: 90.169444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 20 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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NAVD88 0 ft 20 ft 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
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