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Frio River at Choke Canyon Dam Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 197.94 ft at 6:00AM Feb 23, 2021Highest Observation: 197.94 ft at 7:30AM Feb 23, 2021Observed: 197.92 ft at 6:00AM Feb 24, 2021Observed: 197.92 ft at 7:30AM Feb 24, 2021Observed: 197.91 ft at 6:00AM Feb 25, 2021Observed: 197.91 ft at 7:30AM Feb 25, 2021Observed: 197.91 ft at 6:00AM Feb 26, 2021Observed: 197.91 ft at 7:30AM Feb 26, 2021Observed: 197.88 ft at 6:00AM Feb 27, 2021Observed: 197.88 ft at 7:30AM Feb 27, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCHOT2(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (10:02AM Feb 27, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 197.88 ft at 7:30 AM CST 27-Feb-2021.
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Frio River at Choke Canyon Dam. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 0
Action Stage: 0
Low Stage (in feet): 0

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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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(1) Choke Canyon Dam Looking Northeast
(2) Choke Canyon Dam Looking Northward
(3) Another Northward View of Reservoir
(4) Release Gates At Choke Canyon Dam
(5) Release Gates - Choke Canyon Dam
(6) Looking Downstream From Release Gates
(7) Looking Toward Gates at Reservoir
(8) Releases at Choke Canyon Dam
(9) Release Gates at Choke Canyon Dam
(10) July 2002 Areal View Showing Releases Downstream
(11) July 2002 Areal View of Dam
(12) Releases at Dam During July 2002
(13) July 2002: Frio River Heading Into Choke Canyon
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Latitude: 28.483611° N, Longitude: 98.245556° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft Not Available Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
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 0 ft 0 ft  

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