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Choupique Bayou at Highway 108 Stage (ft)Observed: 0.64 ft at 4:24PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.73 ft at 5:09PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.75 ft at 5:15PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.85 ft at 6:42PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.87 ft at 7:09PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.89 ft at 9:09PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 10:57PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.73 ft at 11:09PM May 05, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 12:09AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 1:09AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 3:09AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 5:09AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.68 ft at 7:09AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 8:48AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 9:09AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 9:48AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.33 ft at 10:45AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 11:09AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.23 ft at 11:39AM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.12 ft at 1:09PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.23 ft at 2:24PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.33 ft at 3:00PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 3:09PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 3:33PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 4:06PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 4:45PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.68 ft at 5:09PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.75 ft at 5:45PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.85 ft at 7:03PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.85 ft at 7:09PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:09PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 10:27PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 11:09PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 11:21PM May 06, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 12:27AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.48 ft at 1:09AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 2:03AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.46 ft at 3:09AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 4:00AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 4:57AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 5:09AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.75 ft at 6:33AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 7:09AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.68 ft at 9:09AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 9:27AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 10:24AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 11:09AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 11:27AM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.32 ft at 1:09PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 3:09PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:51PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.63 ft at 4:33PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.69 ft at 5:09PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.73 ft at 5:39PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.8 ft at 7:09PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 9:09PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.63 ft at 10:18PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 11:09PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 11:21PM May 07, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 12:33AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 1:09AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 3:09AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 4:09AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.63 ft at 4:51AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 5:09AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.73 ft at 5:45AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.84 ft at 6:51AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.86 ft at 7:09AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:18AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:09AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 10:57AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 11:09AM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 12:09PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 1:09PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 3:09PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 4:33PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:09PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:42PM May 08, 2021Observed: 1 ft at 7:09PM May 08, 2021Observed: 1.03 ft at 7:45PM May 08, 2021Observed: 1.05 ft at 9:09PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.93 ft at 11:09PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:12PM May 08, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 12:36AM May 09, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 1:09AM May 09, 2021Observed: 0.86 ft at 3:09AM May 09, 2021Observed: 0.92 ft at 3:45AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:33AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:09AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.14 ft at 5:27AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:24AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:09AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.35 ft at 7:30AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.45 ft at 8:39AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.48 ft at 9:09AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.55 ft at 10:42AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.55 ft at 11:09AM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.45 ft at 12:54PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 1:09PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:54PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:09PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:27PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:09PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:09PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.14 ft at 8:51PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.11 ft at 9:09PM May 09, 2021Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:51PM May 09, 2021Observed: 0.93 ft at 11:03PM May 09, 2021Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:09PM May 09, 2021Observed: 0.83 ft at 11:54PM May 09, 2021Observed: 0.72 ft at 12:45AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.68 ft at 1:09AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:42AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 3:03AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 3:09AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 4:57AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 5:09AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 5:51AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 6:54AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.83 ft at 7:09AM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.92 ft at 7:54AM May 10, 2021Observed: 1.02 ft at 9:09AM May 10, 2021Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:00AM May 10, 2021Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:09AM May 10, 2021Observed: 1.04 ft at 1:09PM May 10, 2021Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:18PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.92 ft at 2:33PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.88 ft at 3:09PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 4:06PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.79 ft at 5:09PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.72 ft at 7:09PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 7:12PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.69 ft at 9:09PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 10:24PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 11:09PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 11:15PM May 10, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 12:12AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.3 ft at 1:09AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.19 ft at 2:09AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.11 ft at 3:09AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.08 ft at 3:30AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.18 ft at 5:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.19 ft at 5:09AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 5:36AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.39 ft at 6:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 6:27AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 7:00AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 7:09AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 7:45AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 8:33AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:09AM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.91 ft at 9:27AM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.01 ft at 10:39AM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:09AM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:09PM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:09PM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.91 ft at 3:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 5:09PM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 5:12PM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.89 ft at 7:09PM May 11, 2021Observed: 0.92 ft at 7:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.04 ft at 8:03PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.14 ft at 8:24PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:33PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:51PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.45 ft at 9:09PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.47 ft at 9:12PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:48PM May 11, 2021Observed: 1.67 ft at 10:45PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 1.69 ft at 11:09PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 1.69 ft at 1:09AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:09AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.47 ft at 4:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 5:09AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 5:39AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:09AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:12AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:09AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:21AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.42 ft at 11:09AM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.46 ft at 1:09PM May 12, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:09PM May 12, 2021Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCBQL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (4:09PM May 12, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.4 ft at 3:09 PM CDT 12-May-2021. Flood Stage is 5 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Choupique Bayou at Highway 108. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 3.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 4.70 ft on 08/31/2017
(2) 4.09 ft on 09/27/2018

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 4.09 ft on 09/27/2018
(2) 4.70 ft on 08/31/2017

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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Latitude: 30.139444° N, Longitude: 93.422222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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
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