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Bogue Falaya River at Boston Street Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.04 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.58 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.63 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.61 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.11 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.11 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.08 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.07 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 5:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 7:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 9:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 4:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.05 ft at 5:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 6:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.11 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.09 ft at 7:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.08 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.12 ft at 8:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.18 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.16 ft at 9:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.14 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.18 ft at 10:30PM Apr 18, 2014Highest Observation: 2.19 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.18 ft at 11:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 2.17 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 2.13 ft at 12:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 2.08 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 2.06 ft at 1:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 5:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 6:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 6:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 7:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.67 ft at 8:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 8:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.55 ft at 9:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 10:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.57 ft at 10:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 11:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 12:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 12:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.52 ft at 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.59 ft at 2:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.62 ft at 3:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.64 ft at 3:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.66 ft at 4:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.69 ft at 4:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 5:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 6:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.71 ft at 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.73 ft at 7:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:30PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 9:00PM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 9:30PM Apr 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 1:00AM Apr 24, 2014Forecast: 1.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 24, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCVEL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:34PM Apr 19, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:35AM Apr 19)Latest observed value: 1.83 ft at 9:30 PM CDT 19-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 6 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Bogue Falaya River at Boston Street are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - near Camp Covington Upstream Gauge
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:17
Moderate Flood Stage:11
Flood Stage:6
Action Stage:5

Historical Crests
(1) 17.10 ft on 01/21/1993
(2) 16.50 ft on 02/22/1961
(3) 16.50 ft on 06/11/2001
(4) 14.20 ft on 01/07/1998
(5) 14.00 ft on 10/04/2002
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Low Water Records
(1) -0.72 ft on 12/16/2007
(2) -0.68 ft on 11/23/2005
(3) -0.57 ft on 12/07/2006
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17 WATER WILL BACK UP ON THE ABITA RIVER FLOODING MOST OF THE AREA BETWEEN HIGHWAY 190 AND HIGHWAY 36. THE RIVER WILL BE AT THE UNDERCARRIAGE OF THE EAST BOSTON STREET BRIDGE
15 WATER ON EAST BOSTON STREET AND ON LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 21 EAST OF THE RIVER WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS. LOW LYING AREAS NEAR THE BOGUE FALAYA AND ABITA RIVERS WILL FLOOD.
13.5 HOMES ALONG RIVER BEND ROAD WILL FLOOD. WATER WILL BE IN THE GROUND FLOOR CLASSROOMS OF CHRIST EPISCOPAL SCHOOL.
12 RIVER BEND ROAD WILL BE UNDER WATER THREATENING ADJACENT HOMES. BOGUE FALAYA RIVER PARK AND CHRIST EPISCOPAL SCHOOL GROUNDS WILL REMAIN FLOODED
11 THERE WILL BE MAJOR FLOODING AT CHRIST EPISCOPAL SCHOOL AND BOGUE FALAYA RIVER PARK
9 BOGUE FALAYA RIVER PARK WILL BE INUNDATED. SOME CLASSROOMS AT CHRIST EPISCOPAL SCHOOL GROUNDS WILL FLOOD
7 WATER WILL RISE ONTO THE RIGHT BANK FLOODING PROPERTY OF THE BOGUE FALAYA TOWERS AT EAST BOSTON STREET AND THREATENING COMMERCIAL PROPERTY ON THE LEFT BANK NEAR MILITARY ROAD. BOGUE FALAYA RIVER PARK AND CHRIST EPISCOPAL SCHOOL GROUNDS WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD
6 THE RIVER WILL LEAVE ITS BANKS UNDER THE BOSTON STREET BRIDGE AND BEGIN TO FLOOD THE BOSTON TOWERS PROPERTY
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Latitude: 30.476389° N, Longitude: 90.089444° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 6 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 0 ft 6 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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