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Tchefuncte River near Folsom Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 7.82 ft at 9:30AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 9:45AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.72 ft at 10:00AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.67 ft at 10:15AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.62 ft at 10:30AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.57 ft at 10:45AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.52 ft at 11:00AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.47 ft at 11:15AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.42 ft at 11:30AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 11:45AM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.32 ft at 12:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.27 ft at 12:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 12:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.18 ft at 12:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.13 ft at 1:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.08 ft at 1:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 7.04 ft at 1:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.99 ft at 1:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.95 ft at 2:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.91 ft at 2:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.87 ft at 2:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.83 ft at 2:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.78 ft at 3:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 3:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 3:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 3:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 4:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 4:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 4:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 4:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 5:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 5:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 5:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 5:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 6:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 6:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 7:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 7:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 8:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 8:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 8:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.12 ft at 8:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 9:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.09 ft at 9:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.07 ft at 9:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 9:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.04 ft at 10:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 10:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 10:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 10:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 11:00PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:15PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 11:30PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:45PM Sep 20, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 12:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 12:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 12:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 12:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 1:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 1:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.84 ft at 1:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.83 ft at 1:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.82 ft at 2:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.81 ft at 2:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 2:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.79 ft at 2:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.78 ft at 3:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.77 ft at 3:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.76 ft at 3:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.75 ft at 3:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 4:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.74 ft at 4:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.73 ft at 4:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.72 ft at 4:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.71 ft at 5:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 5:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.7 ft at 5:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.69 ft at 5:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.68 ft at 6:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 6:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.67 ft at 6:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 6:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.66 ft at 7:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.65 ft at 7:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.64 ft at 7:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 7:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.63 ft at 8:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 8:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.62 ft at 8:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.61 ft at 8:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.6 ft at 9:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 9:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.58 ft at 10:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.57 ft at 10:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.56 ft at 10:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.56 ft at 10:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.55 ft at 11:00AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.55 ft at 11:15AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.54 ft at 11:30AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.54 ft at 11:45AM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 12:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.53 ft at 12:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.52 ft at 12:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 12:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.51 ft at 1:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 1:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.5 ft at 1:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.49 ft at 1:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 2:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.48 ft at 2:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 2:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.47 ft at 2:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 3:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.46 ft at 3:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 3:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 3:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 4:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 4:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 4:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 4:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 5:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 5:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 5:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 5:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 6:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 6:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 6:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 6:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 7:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 7:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 7:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 7:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 8:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 8:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 8:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 8:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 9:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 9:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 9:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 9:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 10:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 10:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 10:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 10:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 11:00PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 11:15PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 11:30PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 11:45PM Sep 21, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 12:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 1:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 1:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 2:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 2:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 2:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 3:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 3:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 3:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 3:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 4:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 4:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 4:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 4:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 5:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 5:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 5:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 5:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 6:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.29 ft at 6:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 6:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 6:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 7:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 7:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 7:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 7:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 8:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 8:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 8:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 8:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 9:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 9:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 11:00AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:15AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:45AM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 1:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 2:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 2:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 3:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 3:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 3:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 3:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 4:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 4:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 4:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 4:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 5:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 5:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 5:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 8:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 9:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.16 ft at 10:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 10:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 10:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 10:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:00PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:15PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:30PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:45PM Sep 22, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 12:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 12:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 12:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 12:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 1:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 1:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 1:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 1:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 2:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 2:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 2:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 2:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 3:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 3:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 3:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 5:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 6:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:00AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:15AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:30AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 7:45AM Sep 23, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:00AM Sep 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 1:00PM Sep 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 7:00PM Sep 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 1:00AM Sep 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 1:00PM Sep 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 7:00PM Sep 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 1:00AM Sep 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 5.1 ft 7:00AM Sep 25, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 1:00PM Sep 25, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 7:00PM Sep 25, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 1:00AM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 7:00AM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 1:00PM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 7:00PM Sep 26, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 1:00AM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 7:00AM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 4.9 ft 1:00PM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 4.9 ft 7:00PM Sep 27, 2014Forecast: 4.9 ft 1:00AM Sep 28, 2014Forecast: 4.9 ft 7:00AM Sep 28, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesFLSL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:20AM Sep 23, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:20AM Sep 23)Latest observed value: 5.12 ft at 8:00 AM CDT 23-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:19
Moderate Flood Stage:17
Flood Stage:16
Action Stage:15

Historical Crests
(1) 24.12 ft on 04/06/1983
(2) 22.26 ft on 05/03/1953
(3) 22.10 ft on 11/14/1961
(4) 22.07 ft on 02/22/1961
(5) 21.91 ft on 01/21/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 4.50 ft on 10/31/2000
(2) 4.75 ft on 10/02/1986
(3) 4.77 ft on 09/30/1985
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21.5 Strong river current carrying debris will threaten damage to the bridge structure. There will be water in homes near savannah branch. Evacuation will be required near bennet Bridge Road. There will be water over low lying stretches of louisiana highway 1077 downstream of the highway 40 bridge. Evacuation of the area around spring park and albert thompson roads should be complete
21 There will be water in homes near savannah branch. Evacuation will be required near bennet Bridge Road. There will be water over low lying stretches of louisiana highway 1077 downstream of the highway 40 bridge. Evacuation of the area around spring park and albert thompson roads should be complete
19 Louisiana highway 40 will overflow the west bank by the bridge. Evacuation of the area around spring park and albert thompson roads should be complete
16 Areas of spring park and albert Thompson Road will be inundated. Homes will flood if the river rises higher. Evacuation of those areas is recommended
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Latitude: 30.615833° N, Longitude: 90.248611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available 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 62.11 ft 78.11 ft  

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