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Angelina River near Lufkin Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 4.5 ft at 7:15AM Dec 17, 2014Highest Observation: 4.5 ft at 7:15AM Dec 18, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLUFT2(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (6:19AM Dec 20, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.5 ft at 7:15 AM CST 18-Dec-2014. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Angelina River near Lufkin are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 26.50 ft on 05/24/1884
(2) 25.00 ft on 05/31/1908
(3) 18.55 ft on 05/07/1944
(4) 18.26 ft on 02/24/1932
(5) 17.97 ft on 11/28/1940
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.50 ft on 12/20/2014
(2) 11.00 ft on 03/22/2012
(3) 13.37 ft on 01/29/1974
(4) 13.58 ft on 03/23/1969
(5) 17.76 ft on 04/30/1966
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.18 ft on 08/15/1964

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16 Expect moderate to severe flooding of river bottoms with considerable backwater flooding into lake sam rayburn.
12 Lowland flooding will continue to slowly diminish over the next several days.
11 Minor lowland flooding.
10 Expect minor lowland flooding of the heavily wooded floodplain. Also expect flooding of boat launches as well.
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Latitude: 31.457222° N, Longitude: 94.726111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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(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 29 164.72 ft 174.72 ft 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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