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Choupique Bayou at Highway 108 Stage (ft)Observed: 0.78 ft at 10:03PM Aug 09, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 10:39PM Aug 09, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 11:09PM Aug 09, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:12PM Aug 09, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 11:45PM Aug 09, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 12:18AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 12:51AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 1:09AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 1:21AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 1:54AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: -0.06 ft at 2:36AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 3:09AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.05 ft at 3:57AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.16 ft at 4:18AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 4:39AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.37 ft at 4:57AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.41 ft at 5:09AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 5:18AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 5:42AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 6:12AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 6:45AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:09AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 7:24AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:09AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:06AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:09AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 10:09AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:09AM Aug 10, 2022Highest Observation: 1.28 ft at 11:54AM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:09PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 2:36PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:09PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:09PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:09PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 8:39PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 9:09PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 9:24PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:06PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 10:45PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 11:09PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 11:18PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 11:51PM Aug 10, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 12:21AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.34 ft at 12:51AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 1:09AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 1:21AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 1:48AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.02 ft at 2:21AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 2:57AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: -0.1 ft at 3:09AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 4:54AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.1 ft at 5:09AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 5:15AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 5:33AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.34 ft at 5:51AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 6:12AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 6:39AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:06AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:09AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 7:39AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:24AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:09AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 9:24AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:45AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:09AM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 1:09PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:09PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:09PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 5:51PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.22 ft at 7:09PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 9:09PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:39PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:24PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:03PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:09PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 11:42PM Aug 11, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 12:15AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 12:48AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 1:09AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 1:18AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.34 ft at 1:48AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 2:18AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 2:51AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.09 ft at 3:09AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 3:30AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: -0.07 ft at 4:18AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: -0.09 ft at 5:09AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 5:51AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 6:12AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 6:33AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.34 ft at 6:54AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 7:09AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 7:18AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 7:48AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 8:18AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 8:54AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 9:09AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:45AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:57AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 11:09AM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:09PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:09PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 5:09PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 7:09PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:36PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 9:09PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 11:06PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 11:09PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:51PM Aug 12, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 12:27AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 1:03AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 1:09AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 1:36AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 2:09AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.34 ft at 2:39AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.23 ft at 3:09AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.12 ft at 3:42AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.02 ft at 4:15AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 4:57AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: -0.11 ft at 5:09AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.02 ft at 6:39AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.12 ft at 6:57AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.15 ft at 7:09AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.22 ft at 7:18AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.33 ft at 7:39AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 8:03AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.54 ft at 8:30AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 9:00AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 9:09AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.75 ft at 9:39AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 10:27AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 11:09AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:54AM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 1:09PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:09PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 4:30PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 5:09PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:00PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:09PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:39PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:36PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 1.21 ft at 9:09PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:06PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:09PM Aug 13, 2022Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:00AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:45AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 1:09AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:27AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 2:06AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.75 ft at 2:39AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 3:09AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 3:15AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:51AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 4:24AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 5:06AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 5:09AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.21 ft at 5:57AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.21 ft at 7:09AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.32 ft at 7:33AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 7:54AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.54 ft at 8:18AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 8:42AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 9:09AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 9:12AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 9:54AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:00AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:09AM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:12PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:09PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:09PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:48PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 4:45PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 5:09PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:09PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:21PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:09PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:39PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:09PM Aug 14, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:54AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.92 ft at 1:09AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 1:39AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 2:24AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 3:06AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 3:09AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:45AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 4:21AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.32 ft at 5:00AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 5:09AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.21 ft at 5:39AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.11 ft at 6:39AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.11 ft at 7:09AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.22 ft at 8:06AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.32 ft at 8:33AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 9:00AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 9:09AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.54 ft at 9:30AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 10:09AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.75 ft at 11:03AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 11:09AM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 12:33PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 1:09PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 2:48PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 3:09PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 3:27PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.53 ft at 4:09PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 4:54PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.41 ft at 5:09PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.32 ft at 5:51PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:09PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 8:15PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 8:45PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 9:09PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 9:18PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 10:00PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 11:09PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 11:27PM Aug 15, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 1:09AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 3:09AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 3:45AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 4:30AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 5:09AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 5:12AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 5:54AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.2 ft at 6:51AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 7:09AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 9:09AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 9:21AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 9:51AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 10:21AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 11:03AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 11:09AM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 12:36PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 1:09PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 3:00PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 3:09PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 3:42PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 4:24PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 5:06PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 5:09PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.2 ft at 5:48PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.1 ft at 6:30PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 7:09PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 9:09PM Aug 16, 2022Observed: 0.2 ft at 9:12PM Aug 16, 2022Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCBQL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (9:54PM Aug 16, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.2 ft at 9:12 PM CDT 16-Aug-2022. 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
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