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Amite River near Darlington Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: -0.21 ft at 7:00AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 7:30AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.21 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 8:30AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 9:00AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 9:30AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.25 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 10:30AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.23 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 11:30AM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.23 ft at 12:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 12:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 1:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.23 ft at 2:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.22 ft at 2:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.21 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 3:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 4:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.21 ft at 4:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 5:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 5:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 6:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.21 ft at 6:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 7:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 7:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 8:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.19 ft at 8:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 9:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.19 ft at 9:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.2 ft at 10:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.19 ft at 10:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.19 ft at 11:00PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.19 ft at 11:30PM May 18, 2015Observed: -0.19 ft at 12:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.18 ft at 12:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.18 ft at 1:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.17 ft at 1:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.15 ft at 2:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.13 ft at 2:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.09 ft at 3:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.05 ft at 3:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: -0.01 ft at 4:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.03 ft at 4:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.08 ft at 5:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.14 ft at 5:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.25 ft at 6:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.38 ft at 6:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.53 ft at 7:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.7 ft at 7:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 0.9 ft at 8:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 1.49 ft at 9:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 1.65 ft at 10:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:00AM May 19, 2015Observed: 2 ft at 11:30AM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.08 ft at 12:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 12:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.19 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.24 ft at 1:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.28 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.3 ft at 2:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.32 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.33 ft at 3:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.37 ft at 5:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.37 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.37 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.36 ft at 10:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.34 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.32 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2015Observed: 2.3 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 2.27 ft at 12:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 2.23 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 2.19 ft at 1:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 2.16 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 2.12 ft at 2:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 2.07 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.94 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.85 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.8 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.72 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.68 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.6 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.52 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.49 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.37 ft at 11:30AM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.3 ft at 12:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.19 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 2:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 3:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.05 ft at 5:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1.03 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 1 ft at 6:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.98 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.91 ft at 8:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.88 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.83 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.8 ft at 10:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.76 ft at 11:30PM May 20, 2015Observed: 0.73 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.71 ft at 12:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.7 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.67 ft at 1:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.66 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.64 ft at 2:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.62 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.6 ft at 3:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.58 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.57 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.56 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.54 ft at 5:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.53 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.51 ft at 6:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.5 ft at 7:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.49 ft at 7:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.47 ft at 8:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.46 ft at 8:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.43 ft at 9:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.43 ft at 10:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.41 ft at 10:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.4 ft at 11:00AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.39 ft at 11:30AM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.37 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.36 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.35 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.34 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.34 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.32 ft at 2:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.3 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.3 ft at 3:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.27 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.28 ft at 4:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.25 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.26 ft at 5:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.26 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.25 ft at 6:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.25 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.24 ft at 7:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.23 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.22 ft at 8:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.21 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.21 ft at 9:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.2 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.19 ft at 10:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.19 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.18 ft at 11:30PM May 21, 2015Observed: 0.17 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.17 ft at 12:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.16 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.16 ft at 1:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.16 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.16 ft at 2:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.15 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.15 ft at 3:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.15 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.15 ft at 4:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.15 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.16 ft at 5:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.17 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.21 ft at 6:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.38 ft at 7:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.51 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.67 ft at 8:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.82 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 0.97 ft at 9:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 1.26 ft at 10:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 1.41 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2015Observed: 1.55 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2015Observed: 1.7 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 1.84 ft at 12:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 2.15 ft at 1:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 2.32 ft at 2:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 2.51 ft at 2:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 2.81 ft at 3:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 2.95 ft at 4:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.07 ft at 4:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.27 ft at 5:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.35 ft at 6:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 6:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 7:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.53 ft at 7:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.62 ft at 8:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.66 ft at 9:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.69 ft at 9:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.72 ft at 10:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.75 ft at 10:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.79 ft at 11:00PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.81 ft at 11:30PM May 22, 2015Observed: 3.84 ft at 12:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 3.86 ft at 12:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 3.91 ft at 1:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 3.93 ft at 2:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 3.95 ft at 2:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 3.97 ft at 3:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 3.99 ft at 3:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 4.01 ft at 4:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 4.02 ft at 4:30AM May 23, 2015Observed: 4.04 ft at 5:00AM May 23, 2015Observed: 4.05 ft at 5:30AM May 23, 2015Highest Observation: 4.06 ft at 6:00AM May 23, 2015Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 7:00AM May 23, 2015Forecast: 2.1 ft 1:00PM May 23, 2015Forecast: 1.7 ft 7:00PM May 23, 2015Forecast: 1.2 ft 1:00AM May 24, 2015Forecast: 0.9 ft 7:00AM May 24, 2015Forecast: 0.7 ft 1:00PM May 24, 2015Forecast: 0.5 ft 7:00PM May 24, 2015Forecast: 0.4 ft 1:00AM May 25, 2015Forecast: 0.3 ft 7:00AM May 25, 2015Forecast: 0.3 ft 1:00PM May 25, 2015Forecast: 0.3 ft 7:00PM May 25, 2015Forecast: 0.3 ft 1:00AM May 26, 2015Forecast: 0.2 ft 7:00AM May 26, 2015Forecast: 0.2 ft 1:00PM May 26, 2015Forecast: 0.2 ft 7:00PM May 26, 2015Forecast: 0.2 ft 1:00AM May 27, 2015Forecast: 0.1 ft 7:00AM May 27, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDARL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:51AM May 23, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:53AM May 22)Latest observed value: 4.06 ft at 6:00 AM CDT 23-May-2015. Flood Stage is 18 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Amite River near Darlington are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 23
Moderate Flood Stage: 21
Flood Stage: 18
Action Stage: 16
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.57 ft on 02/22/2014
(2) 16.17 ft on 02/13/2013
(3) 13.75 ft on 09/01/2012
(4) 12.25 ft on 03/10/2011
(5) 9.55 ft on 10/16/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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
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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.
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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
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(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  

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