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Choupique Bayou at Highway 108 Stage (ft)Observed: 0.81 ft at 2:09AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 4:09AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:27AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 5:15AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:09AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.15 ft at 6:42AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.15 ft at 8:09AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.05 ft at 9:03AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:42AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 10:09AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 10:21AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 11:03AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 11:45AM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 12:09PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 12:21PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 12:54PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 1:27PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 2:03PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 2:09PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 4:09PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 4:12PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 4:33PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.53 ft at 4:51PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 5:06PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 5:21PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 5:36PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 5:51PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:09PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.22 ft at 6:33PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:57PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.42 ft at 7:21PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.53 ft at 7:45PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:09PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:36PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 9:03PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 1.95 ft at 9:33PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2.06 ft at 10:09PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2.16 ft at 10:39PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2.25 ft at 11:18PM Nov 24, 2022Observed: 2.37 ft at 12:06AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.37 ft at 12:09AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.46 ft at 12:57AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.57 ft at 1:51AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.59 ft at 2:09AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:12AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.71 ft at 4:09AM Nov 25, 2022Highest Observation: 2.77 ft at 5:51AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.76 ft at 6:09AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.75 ft at 8:09AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:09AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.67 ft at 10:33AM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.59 ft at 12:09PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.57 ft at 12:36PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.46 ft at 2:06PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.46 ft at 2:09PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.36 ft at 3:27PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.29 ft at 4:09PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.25 ft at 4:36PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.15 ft at 5:51PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.12 ft at 6:09PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.04 ft at 6:57PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 1.97 ft at 8:09PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 1.94 ft at 8:21PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:09PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 1.86 ft at 12:09AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 2:09AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 1.86 ft at 4:09AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 4:57AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 1.83 ft at 6:09AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 8:09AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 1.95 ft at 9:03AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.02 ft at 10:09AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.04 ft at 10:24AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.14 ft at 12:09PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.15 ft at 12:27PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.17 ft at 2:09PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.15 ft at 4:09PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.08 ft at 6:09PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.04 ft at 7:06PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:09PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2 ft at 10:09PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.04 ft at 12:09AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.04 ft at 2:09AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 4:09AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.95 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:09AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 6:36AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:57AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.73 ft at 8:09AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.64 ft at 9:12AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.56 ft at 10:09AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.53 ft at 10:27AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.43 ft at 11:33AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.38 ft at 12:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.33 ft at 12:33PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:27PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:15PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 2:57PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.92 ft at 3:36PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 4:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 4:15PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 4:51PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 5:30PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 6:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 6:12PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 7:03PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 8:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 9:03PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 9:30PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 10:03PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 10:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 10:42PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:33PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:09AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:48AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 2:09AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:33AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:09AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:09AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:57AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:09AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 9:48AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 10:09AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 11:12AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 12:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 12:18PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 1:12PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 2:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 2:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.38 ft at 2:48PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 3:30PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 4:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 4:12PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.07 ft at 4:54PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.04 ft at 5:45PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.07 ft at 6:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.14 ft at 7:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 8:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.03 ft at 8:21PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 8:45PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 9:06PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 9:27PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.41 ft at 9:51PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 10:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 10:18PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 10:54PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 11:39PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 12:09AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 12:30AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 1:27AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:09AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:30AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:51AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:09AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:48AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:09AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 8:09AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:09AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.26 ft at 12:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 1:33PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 2:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:51PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:51PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 4:39PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 5:30PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 6:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 6:21PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 7:24PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 8:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.41 ft at 8:36PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 9:54PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 10:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 10:15PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 10:39PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 11:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.94 ft at 11:51PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:09AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 1:06AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:09AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:18AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.25 ft at 3:54AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:09AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.17 ft at 6:09AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:21AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 7:18AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:09AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:12AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 8:54AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 9:45AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 10:09AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 10:30AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 11:21AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.41 ft at 12:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 12:09PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 12:48PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 1:33PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 2:09PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.02 ft at 2:48PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.12 ft at 3:33PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.23 ft at 4:03PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.22 ft at 4:09PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.33 ft at 4:51PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.44 ft at 5:39PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.5 ft at 6:09PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.55 ft at 6:33PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.68 ft at 7:39PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.69 ft at 8:09PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.57 ft at 9:42PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.54 ft at 10:09PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.46 ft at 10:36PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.35 ft at 11:12PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.24 ft at 11:45PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.15 ft at 12:09AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: -0.13 ft at 12:12AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: -0.02 ft at 12:45AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 1:24AM Dec 01, 2022Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCBQL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (1:54AM Dec 1, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.08 ft at 1:24 AM CST 1-Dec-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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