Skip Navigation Link weather.gov  
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
Image background of Navigation bar Left
Bookmark and Share Navigation Bar End Cap

  
 
Hydrograph River at a Glance Download
Amite River near Darlington Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 0.7 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.7 ft at 5:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.72 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.72 ft at 6:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.73 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.74 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.75 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.76 ft at 8:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.76 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.74 ft at 9:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.76 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.76 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.75 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 0.77 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 0.77 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 0.77 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 0.77 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.76 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.75 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.75 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.74 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.74 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.73 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.72 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.72 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.72 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.71 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.7 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.7 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.69 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.68 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.67 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.66 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.66 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.65 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.64 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.63 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.62 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 0.61 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.61 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.59 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.57 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.57 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.56 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.55 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.55 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.54 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.53 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.52 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.52 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.51 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.5 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.5 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.49 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.49 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.48 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.46 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.46 ft at 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.45 ft at 11:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.44 ft at 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.43 ft at 12:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.43 ft at 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.42 ft at 1:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.41 ft at 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.4 ft at 2:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.4 ft at 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.39 ft at 3:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.39 ft at 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.38 ft at 4:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.38 ft at 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.38 ft at 5:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.37 ft at 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.37 ft at 6:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.36 ft at 7:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.36 ft at 7:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.35 ft at 8:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.35 ft at 8:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.35 ft at 9:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.34 ft at 9:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.34 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.33 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.33 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.33 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 0.33 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.32 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.32 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.31 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.31 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.3 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.3 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.3 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.29 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.29 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.29 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.29 ft at 5:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.28 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.28 ft at 6:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.27 ft at 7:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.27 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.27 ft at 8:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.27 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.26 ft at 9:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.26 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.26 ft at 10:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.25 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.24 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.24 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.2 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.21 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.21 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.19 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.2 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.19 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.2 ft at 3:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.2 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.19 ft at 4:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.19 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.19 ft at 5:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.19 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.19 ft at 6:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.18 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.18 ft at 7:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.18 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.18 ft at 8:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.18 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.18 ft at 9:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.17 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.17 ft at 10:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.17 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.17 ft at 11:30PM Apr 18, 2014Observed: 0.17 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.16 ft at 12:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.17 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.17 ft at 1:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.16 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.16 ft at 2:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.16 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.16 ft at 3:30AM Apr 19, 2014Observed: 0.16 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 1:00PM Apr 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 7:00PM Apr 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 1:00PM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 7:00PM Apr 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 7:00AM Apr 21, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.1 ft 1:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 0 ft 7:00PM Apr 21, 2014Forecast: 0 ft 1:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 0 ft 7:00AM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 0 ft 1:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 0 ft 7:00PM Apr 22, 2014Forecast: 0 ft 1:00AM Apr 23, 2014Forecast: 0 ft 7:00AM Apr 23, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDARL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:49AM Apr 19, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:49AM Apr 18)Latest observed value: 0.16 ft at 4:00 AM CDT 19-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 18 ft
Printable Image
About this graph
Tabular Data (UTC)
Tabular Data (CDT)
XML Data
RSS Files
Datum: Not Available
Metadata
NOTE: Forecasts for the Amite River near Darlington are issued routinely year-round.
Return to Area Map
 
Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Denham Springs
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:23
Moderate Flood Stage:21
Flood Stage:18
Action Stage:16

Historical Crests
(1) 22.05 ft on 01/25/1990
(2) 21.76 ft on 04/22/1977
(3) 21.17 ft on 04/13/1955
(4) 20.29 ft on 04/07/1983
(5) 20.20 ft on 01/07/1950
Show More Historical Crests

Low Water Records
(1) -0.13 ft on 02/26/2011
(2) 0.00 ft on 10/18/1956
(3) 0.39 ft on 09/06/1990
Show More Low Water Records
Zoom Level: 16
Gauge Location
Disclaimer
Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
 
Flood Impacts & Photos Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
22 THE RIVER WILL BE AT THE UNDERSIDE OF THE LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 10 BRIDGE THREATENING THE THE STRUCTURE WITH DEBRIS IN SWIFT CURRENT. FLOODING OF FARMLAND AND WOODLANDS WILL EXTEND ABOUT TWO MILES EITHER SIDE OF THE MAIN CHANNEL. SAND AND GRAVEL OPERATIONS WILL BE INUNDATED. INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT SHOULD BE MOVED TO HIGHER GROUND
18 SAND AND GRAVEL OPERATIONS WILL BE INUNDATED. INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT SHOULD BE MOVED TO HIGHER GROUND
About This Location Collapse

Latitude: 30.888889° N, Longitude: 90.844444° 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 145.81 ft 163.81 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  

Current/Historical Observations:

Resources Collapse
Hydrologic Resources Additional Resources
Collaborative Agencies Collapse
The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
NWS Information
National Weather Service
New Orleans/Baton Rouge Weather Forecast Office
62300 Airport Rd.
Slidell, LA 70460-5243
(504) 522-7330
Ask Questions/Webmaster
Page last modified: 8-Apr-2014 7:37 AM
Disclaimer
Credits
Glossary
Privacy Policy
About Us
Career Opportunities