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Bogue Falaya River at Boston Street Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.44 ft at 4:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.42 ft at 4:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.35 ft at 6:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.35 ft at 8:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.37 ft at 9:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.46 ft at 10:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.48 ft at 10:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.43 ft at 11:00PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:30PM Dec 01, 2016Observed: 2.44 ft at 12:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.44 ft at 12:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.62 ft at 2:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.59 ft at 2:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.59 ft at 3:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.55 ft at 3:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.6 ft at 4:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.73 ft at 4:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.69 ft at 5:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.82 ft at 7:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.8 ft at 7:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.77 ft at 8:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.81 ft at 9:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.92 ft at 9:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.93 ft at 10:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.88 ft at 10:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.81 ft at 11:00AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.76 ft at 11:30AM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.78 ft at 12:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.82 ft at 12:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.84 ft at 1:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.86 ft at 1:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.85 ft at 2:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.81 ft at 2:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.87 ft at 3:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.8 ft at 5:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.72 ft at 5:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.69 ft at 6:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.7 ft at 6:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.65 ft at 7:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.7 ft at 8:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.69 ft at 8:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.64 ft at 9:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.63 ft at 9:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.62 ft at 10:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.62 ft at 11:00PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:30PM Dec 02, 2016Observed: 2.61 ft at 12:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.74 ft at 12:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.89 ft at 1:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.95 ft at 1:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3 ft at 2:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.01 ft at 2:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.96 ft at 3:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.81 ft at 4:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.82 ft at 4:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.81 ft at 5:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.9 ft at 5:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.93 ft at 6:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 2.99 ft at 6:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.11 ft at 8:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 8:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.04 ft at 9:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.2 ft at 10:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.22 ft at 10:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:00AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.13 ft at 11:30AM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.22 ft at 12:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.29 ft at 12:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.32 ft at 1:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.35 ft at 1:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.34 ft at 2:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.35 ft at 2:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.35 ft at 3:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.32 ft at 3:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.29 ft at 4:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.33 ft at 4:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.42 ft at 5:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.35 ft at 6:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 6:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.22 ft at 7:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.36 ft at 7:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.53 ft at 8:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.55 ft at 9:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.58 ft at 9:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.8 ft at 10:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.83 ft at 11:00PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.85 ft at 11:30PM Dec 03, 2016Observed: 3.8 ft at 12:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.85 ft at 1:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.03 ft at 1:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.07 ft at 2:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.95 ft at 2:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.82 ft at 3:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.78 ft at 3:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.79 ft at 4:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.82 ft at 4:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.81 ft at 5:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.78 ft at 5:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.81 ft at 6:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.93 ft at 6:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.05 ft at 7:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.13 ft at 7:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:00AM Dec 04, 2016Highest Observation: 4.31 ft at 8:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.23 ft at 9:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.17 ft at 11:00AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 4.07 ft at 11:30AM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.96 ft at 12:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.91 ft at 12:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.92 ft at 1:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.91 ft at 1:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.87 ft at 2:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.66 ft at 3:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.58 ft at 3:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 4:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.58 ft at 4:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.54 ft at 5:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 5:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.35 ft at 6:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.29 ft at 6:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.34 ft at 7:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.48 ft at 7:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.53 ft at 8:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.47 ft at 8:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.39 ft at 9:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.42 ft at 9:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.53 ft at 10:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:00PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.3 ft at 11:30PM Dec 04, 2016Observed: 3.22 ft at 12:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.2 ft at 12:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.17 ft at 1:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.09 ft at 2:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.01 ft at 2:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.14 ft at 3:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.21 ft at 4:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.18 ft at 4:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.12 ft at 5:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.02 ft at 5:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 2.99 ft at 6:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.14 ft at 6:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.2 ft at 7:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.25 ft at 7:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.34 ft at 8:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.41 ft at 8:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.46 ft at 9:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.5 ft at 10:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.48 ft at 10:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.47 ft at 11:00AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.55 ft at 11:30AM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 12:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.62 ft at 12:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.67 ft at 1:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.68 ft at 1:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.73 ft at 2:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.81 ft at 3:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.78 ft at 3:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.72 ft at 4:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.78 ft at 5:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.77 ft at 6:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.69 ft at 6:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.59 ft at 7:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 7:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 8:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 9:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.53 ft at 9:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.58 ft at 11:00PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.71 ft at 11:30PM Dec 05, 2016Observed: 3.73 ft at 12:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.65 ft at 12:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 1:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.54 ft at 1:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.56 ft at 2:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.64 ft at 2:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.74 ft at 3:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.81 ft at 4:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.66 ft at 5:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 5:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.62 ft at 6:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.7 ft at 7:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.66 ft at 7:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.51 ft at 8:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.46 ft at 10:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.47 ft at 10:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.47 ft at 11:00AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.45 ft at 11:30AM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.47 ft at 12:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.41 ft at 1:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.37 ft at 1:30PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.34 ft at 2:00PM Dec 06, 2016Observed: 3.32 ft at 2:30PM Dec 06, 2016Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 6:00PM Dec 06, 2016Forecast: 3.1 ft 12:00AM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 3 ft 6:00AM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 2.9 ft 12:00PM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 2.8 ft 6:00PM Dec 07, 2016Forecast: 2.7 ft 12:00AM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 2.6 ft 6:00AM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 2.6 ft 12:00PM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 2.5 ft 6:00PM Dec 08, 2016Forecast: 2.5 ft 12:00AM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 2.5 ft 6:00AM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 2.5 ft 12:00PM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 2.5 ft 6:00PM Dec 09, 2016Forecast: 2.5 ft 12:00AM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 2.5 ft 6:00AM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00PM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00PM Dec 10, 2016Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00AM Dec 11, 2016Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00AM Dec 11, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCVEL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:37PM Dec 6, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 9:14AM Dec 6)Latest observed value: 3.32 ft at 2:30 PM CST 6-Dec-2016. Flood Stage is 6 ft
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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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 20.07 ft on 03/12/2016
(2) 17.10 ft on 01/21/1993
(3) 16.50 ft on 06/11/2001
(4) 16.50 ft on 02/22/1961
(5) 14.20 ft on 01/07/1998
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.31 ft on 08/13/2016
(2) 20.07 ft on 03/12/2016
(3) 6.52 ft on 05/22/2015
(4) 9.88 ft on 03/27/2009
(5) 13.26 ft on 09/02/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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
(4) -0.50 ft on 07/25/2000
(5) -0.41 ft on 03/02/2009
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20.07 Flood of Record occurred on March 12, 2016. Widespread flooding will develop in downtown Covington and below the gage. Businesses will be inaccessible along parts of U.S. Hwy. 190 and along Millitary Rd. The bridge at U. S. Hwy 190 will be inundated. Bogue Falaya Park and homes along the river will be flooded.
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 Ralaya 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

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 6 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 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
Other Not Available Not Available  

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