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Tangipahoa River at Robert Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 12.16 ft at 11:30PM Mar 23, 2015Observed: 12.12 ft at 12:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 12.08 ft at 12:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 12.02 ft at 1:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.97 ft at 1:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.92 ft at 2:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.87 ft at 2:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.81 ft at 3:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.76 ft at 3:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.7 ft at 4:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.64 ft at 4:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.58 ft at 5:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.51 ft at 5:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.45 ft at 6:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.39 ft at 6:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.34 ft at 7:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.28 ft at 7:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.22 ft at 8:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.16 ft at 8:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.1 ft at 9:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 11.04 ft at 9:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.99 ft at 10:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.93 ft at 10:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.88 ft at 11:00AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.83 ft at 11:30AM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.78 ft at 12:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.73 ft at 12:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.67 ft at 1:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.63 ft at 1:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.57 ft at 2:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.52 ft at 2:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.48 ft at 3:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.43 ft at 3:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.38 ft at 4:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.34 ft at 4:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.3 ft at 5:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.25 ft at 5:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.21 ft at 6:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.17 ft at 6:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.14 ft at 7:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.1 ft at 7:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.06 ft at 8:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 10.03 ft at 8:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 9.99 ft at 9:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 9.96 ft at 9:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 9.92 ft at 10:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 9.89 ft at 10:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 9.86 ft at 11:00PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 9.83 ft at 11:30PM Mar 24, 2015Observed: 9.8 ft at 12:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.76 ft at 12:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.74 ft at 1:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.71 ft at 1:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.68 ft at 2:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.66 ft at 2:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.64 ft at 3:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.61 ft at 3:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.59 ft at 4:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.56 ft at 4:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.54 ft at 5:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.52 ft at 5:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.5 ft at 6:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.48 ft at 6:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.46 ft at 7:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.44 ft at 7:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.42 ft at 8:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.4 ft at 8:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.38 ft at 9:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.36 ft at 9:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.34 ft at 10:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.32 ft at 10:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.31 ft at 11:00AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.29 ft at 11:30AM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.27 ft at 12:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.25 ft at 12:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.23 ft at 1:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.22 ft at 1:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.2 ft at 2:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.18 ft at 2:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.14 ft at 3:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.15 ft at 3:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.1 ft at 4:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.09 ft at 4:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.08 ft at 5:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.06 ft at 5:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.05 ft at 6:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.03 ft at 6:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9.02 ft at 7:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 9 ft at 7:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.99 ft at 8:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.97 ft at 8:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.95 ft at 9:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.93 ft at 9:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.92 ft at 10:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.91 ft at 10:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.9 ft at 11:00PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.88 ft at 11:30PM Mar 25, 2015Observed: 8.87 ft at 12:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.85 ft at 12:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.84 ft at 1:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.83 ft at 1:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.81 ft at 2:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.8 ft at 2:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.79 ft at 3:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.78 ft at 3:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.76 ft at 4:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.75 ft at 4:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.74 ft at 5:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.73 ft at 5:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.72 ft at 6:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.71 ft at 6:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.7 ft at 7:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.69 ft at 7:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.68 ft at 8:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.67 ft at 8:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.66 ft at 9:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.65 ft at 9:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.64 ft at 10:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.63 ft at 10:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:00AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.61 ft at 11:30AM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.61 ft at 12:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.59 ft at 12:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.59 ft at 1:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.59 ft at 1:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.57 ft at 2:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.55 ft at 2:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.53 ft at 3:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.54 ft at 3:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.52 ft at 4:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.53 ft at 4:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.52 ft at 5:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.51 ft at 5:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.51 ft at 6:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.5 ft at 6:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.49 ft at 7:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.48 ft at 7:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.47 ft at 8:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.46 ft at 8:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.45 ft at 9:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.42 ft at 10:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:00PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.4 ft at 11:30PM Mar 26, 2015Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.38 ft at 1:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.37 ft at 2:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.33 ft at 3:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.35 ft at 3:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.34 ft at 4:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.34 ft at 4:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.34 ft at 5:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.33 ft at 5:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.32 ft at 7:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.31 ft at 7:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.31 ft at 8:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.31 ft at 8:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.3 ft at 9:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.28 ft at 9:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.28 ft at 10:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.27 ft at 10:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.27 ft at 11:00AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.26 ft at 11:30AM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.27 ft at 12:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.26 ft at 12:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.25 ft at 1:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.25 ft at 1:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.24 ft at 2:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.24 ft at 2:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.2 ft at 3:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.2 ft at 3:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.19 ft at 4:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.2 ft at 4:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.18 ft at 5:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.15 ft at 5:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.17 ft at 6:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.17 ft at 6:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.16 ft at 7:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.16 ft at 7:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.15 ft at 8:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.15 ft at 8:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.14 ft at 9:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.13 ft at 9:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.13 ft at 10:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.12 ft at 10:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:00PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.12 ft at 11:30PM Mar 27, 2015Observed: 8.11 ft at 12:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.11 ft at 12:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 1:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 1:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 2:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 2:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.09 ft at 3:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 3:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 4:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 4:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.1 ft at 5:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.11 ft at 5:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.12 ft at 6:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.13 ft at 6:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.14 ft at 7:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.15 ft at 7:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.17 ft at 8:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.19 ft at 8:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.22 ft at 9:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.24 ft at 9:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.26 ft at 10:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.29 ft at 10:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:00AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.34 ft at 11:30AM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.35 ft at 12:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.34 ft at 12:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.37 ft at 1:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.42 ft at 2:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.42 ft at 3:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.43 ft at 3:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.42 ft at 4:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.42 ft at 4:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.39 ft at 5:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.41 ft at 5:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.4 ft at 6:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.39 ft at 6:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.39 ft at 7:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.38 ft at 7:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.37 ft at 8:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.36 ft at 8:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.35 ft at 9:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.33 ft at 9:30PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.32 ft at 10:00PM Mar 28, 2015Observed: 8.31 ft at 10:30PM Mar 28, 2015Forecast: 8.6 ft 1:00AM Mar 29, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 7:00AM Mar 29, 2015Highest Forecast: 8.8 ft 1:00PM Mar 29, 2015Highest Forecast: 8.8 ft 7:00PM Mar 29, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 1:00AM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 8.7 ft 7:00AM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 8.6 ft 1:00PM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 8.5 ft 7:00PM Mar 30, 2015Forecast: 8.4 ft 1:00AM Mar 31, 2015Forecast: 8.3 ft 7:00AM Mar 31, 2015Forecast: 8.2 ft 1:00PM Mar 31, 2015Forecast: 8.2 ft 7:00PM Mar 31, 2015Forecast: 8.1 ft 1:00AM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 8 ft 7:00AM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 8 ft 1:00PM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 7.9 ft 7:00PM Apr 01, 2015Forecast: 7.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 02, 2015Forecast: 7.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 02, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesROBL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:21PM Mar 28, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 9:19AM Mar 28)Latest observed value: 8.31 ft at 10:30 PM CDT 28-Mar-2015. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 21
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 27.10 ft on 03/14/1921
(2) 25.87 ft on 04/07/1983
(3) 23.95 ft on 09/01/2012
(4) 23.13 ft on 05/03/1953
(5) 22.43 ft on 01/22/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.95 ft on 09/01/2012
(2) 18.51 ft on 03/11/2011
(3) 18.38 ft on 12/19/2009
(4) 20.23 ft on 03/30/2009
(5) 17.29 ft on 05/16/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.04 ft on 09/30/2004
(2) 2.95 ft on 10/25/1939
(3) 3.80 ft on 10/30/1968
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27 Widespread flooding of Tangipahoa Parish will continue south of Highway 190 from the Natalbany River to east of Bedicoe Creek. Water will be at the top of the abandoned railroad trestle 100 feet downstream from the Highway 190 bridge.
24 Highway 190 will be inundated from just east of Hammond through Robert to Bedico Creek. Highway 22 will be under water in many places. Some homes in Magnolia Island will flood. Access to Lee's Landing will be cut off. Homes and commercial sites near Robert will be moderately flooded. Water will be in homes along Highways 445 and 443. Highway 445 will be under water and closed from Highway 190 to Interstate 12.
21 Water will be in homes along Highway 445 and Highway 443. Highway 445 will be under water and closed from Highway 190 to Interstate 12. Louisiana Highway 22 will be under water in many places. Access to Magnolia Island and Lee's Landing will be cut off.
18 Evacuation of trailers at Hidden Oaks must be completed. Water covers the entrance to camp grounds. Secondary roads and unimproved roads north of Robert will flood as Chappepeela Creek backs up. Low places on Highway 22 south of Robert will be under water.
17 Low places along Highway 22 south of Robert will be under water. Water will approach the entrance of Hidden Oaks Campground. Trailers at the camp ground will be unable to be moved out when the river reaches 18 feet.
16 Minor flooding near the river with beach areas under water.
15 Minor flooding near the river.
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Latitude: 30.506389° N, Longitude: 90.361667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 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 6.87 ft 21.87 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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