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Choupique Bayou at Highway 108 Stage (ft)Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:12PM May 15, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 10:48PM May 15, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:09PM May 15, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 11:24PM May 15, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 12:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 12:33AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 1:03AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 1:09AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 1:33AM May 16, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 2:03AM May 16, 2022Observed: -0.18 ft at 2:36AM May 16, 2022Observed: -0.26 ft at 3:09AM May 16, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 3:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: -0.26 ft at 5:09AM May 16, 2022Observed: -0.18 ft at 5:27AM May 16, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 5:51AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 6:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 6:42AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 7:06AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 7:09AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 7:33AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 8:03AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 8:39AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 10:06AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:09AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 11:18AM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 1:09PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 2:42PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 3:09PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 5:09PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 6:39PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 7:09PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.92 ft at 9:09PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 10:33PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:06PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:09PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 11:39PM May 16, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 12:12AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.25 ft at 12:42AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 1:09AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 1:39AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.09 ft at 2:09AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.2 ft at 2:36AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.3 ft at 3:09AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.4 ft at 3:39AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.5 ft at 4:33AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.49 ft at 5:09AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.4 ft at 5:42AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 6:03AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.19 ft at 6:24AM May 17, 2022Observed: -0.07 ft at 6:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 7:09AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.15 ft at 7:36AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.25 ft at 8:03AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:03AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 9:09AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:36AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:06AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:09AM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 12:24PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.92 ft at 1:09PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:27PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:09PM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 5:09PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:09PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:00PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:09PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 9:54PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 10:39PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 11:09PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:24PM May 17, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 12:03AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 12:39AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 1:09AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.25 ft at 1:12AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.15 ft at 1:45AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 2:18AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.06 ft at 2:51AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.11 ft at 3:09AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.17 ft at 3:24AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.36 ft at 5:09AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.38 ft at 5:42AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.27 ft at 6:30AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.17 ft at 6:57AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.12 ft at 7:09AM May 18, 2022Observed: -0.06 ft at 7:18AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.05 ft at 7:39AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.15 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 8:24AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 8:51AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 9:21AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:51AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 10:21AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 11:09AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 11:51AM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:57PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 1:09PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:36PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 3:09PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1.05 ft at 5:09PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 5:42PM May 18, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 7:09PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:09PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 9:27PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:09PM May 18, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 12:12AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 12:54AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 1:09AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 1:36AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 2:15AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 2:54AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 3:09AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 3:27AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 4:00AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.25 ft at 4:36AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.16 ft at 5:09AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 5:12AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 5:57AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.02 ft at 7:09AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 7:45AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.25 ft at 8:09AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 8:30AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 8:54AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 9:09AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:21AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 9:57AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 10:36AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:09AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:18AM May 19, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 12:03PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:09PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 2:03PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.24 ft at 3:09PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 3:42PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.36 ft at 5:09PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:57PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.44 ft at 7:09PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.49 ft at 8:30PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.5 ft at 9:09PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.54 ft at 11:09PM May 19, 2022Observed: 1.41 ft at 1:09AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:21AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:15AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 3:09AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:57AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:45AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:09AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:33AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:18AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 7:09AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:12AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 9:09AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 9:18AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:48AM May 20, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 10:21AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:09AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 11:51AM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 12:39PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:09PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:33PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.5 ft at 2:24PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:09PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:18PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.7 ft at 4:18PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:09PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 5:39PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 7:09PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:12PM May 20, 2022Highest Observation: 1.95 ft at 9:09PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 11:09PM May 20, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 1:03AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 1:09AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:36AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.66 ft at 3:09AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:51AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.5 ft at 5:03AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.5 ft at 5:09AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:03AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 7:03AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 7:09AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 8:12AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 9:09AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:48AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.33 ft at 11:09AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.39 ft at 11:39AM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.5 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:09PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.61 ft at 1:51PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.71 ft at 3:09PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:42PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 5:09PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 7:09PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 7:33PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:09PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 10:03PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:09PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.72 ft at 11:24PM May 21, 2022Observed: 1.62 ft at 1:06AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.62 ft at 1:09AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:42AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.49 ft at 3:09AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.41 ft at 4:06AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:09AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:12AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:12AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:09AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:09AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 9:09AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 9:45AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 10:51AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 11:09AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 12:27PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 1:09PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 1:54PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 3:09PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 3:15PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 5:09PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 5:36PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 6:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 6:33PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:09PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 7:36PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:09PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 9:12PM May 22, 2022Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCBQL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (9:54PM May 22, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.1 ft at 9:12 PM CDT 22-May-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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