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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Observed: 0.6 ft at 9:07AM Jul 12, 2019Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:20AM Jul 12, 2019Observed: 0.4 ft at 12:14PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 12:38PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: 0.26 ft at 1:34PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: 0.16 ft at 8:10PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: 0.06 ft at 9:00PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: -0.04 ft at 9:38PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: -0.14 ft at 10:33PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: -0.24 ft at 11:18PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: -0.34 ft at 11:53PM Jul 12, 2019Observed: -0.43 ft at 12:38AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.53 ft at 1:14AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.43 ft at 4:48AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.33 ft at 5:18AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.23 ft at 5:48AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.13 ft at 6:18AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.03 ft at 7:03AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 0.07 ft at 7:53AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 0.17 ft at 8:57AM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 0.11 ft at 12:38PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 0.01 ft at 1:32PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.09 ft at 6:54PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.19 ft at 9:05PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.28 ft at 10:01PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.39 ft at 11:08PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: -0.5 ft at 12:02AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: -0.53 ft at 12:38AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: -0.43 ft at 2:47AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: -0.33 ft at 3:12AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: -0.23 ft at 3:39AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: -0.13 ft at 4:07AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: -0.03 ft at 4:35AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.07 ft at 5:02AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.17 ft at 5:28AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.27 ft at 5:58AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.37 ft at 6:27AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.47 ft at 7:03AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 7:41AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.67 ft at 8:26AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.77 ft at 9:12AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:07AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 11:08AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:50AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:34PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:38PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 1:27PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 2:12PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 3:07PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.58 ft at 4:01PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.68 ft at 4:43PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:20PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 1.98 ft at 6:32PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.08 ft at 7:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 8:15PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:29PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 12:28AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 12:38AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.17 ft at 2:33AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:54AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.61 ft at 9:24AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.72 ft at 9:39AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.82 ft at 9:54AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.92 ft at 10:09AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.02 ft at 10:25AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.22 ft at 11:06AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.32 ft at 11:31AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.52 ft at 12:31PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.53 ft at 12:38PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.63 ft at 1:26PM Jul 15, 2019Highest Observation: 3.74 ft at 2:38PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.64 ft at 9:17PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:46PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:03AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.4 ft at 12:38AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:40AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 2:37AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3.1 ft at 3:32AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 3 ft at 4:27AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.9 ft at 5:21AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.8 ft at 6:13AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.7 ft at 7:06AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.6 ft at 8:08AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 9:29AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.43 ft at 12:38PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.33 ft at 6:00PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 8:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.13 ft at 10:08PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.02 ft at 11:39PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 1.95 ft at 12:38AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.85 ft at 1:44AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.75 ft at 2:45AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.65 ft at 3:44AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.55 ft at 4:37AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 5:33AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 6:35AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 10:00AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.55 ft at 11:10AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.65 ft at 12:31PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:38PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.56 ft at 9:17PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 11:01PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 12:28AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 1:44AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:51AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 3:55AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:59AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:10AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 9:27AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 10:40AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 11:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 12:38PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:41PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:38AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:53AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:03AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 0.85 ft at 5:06AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 0.75 ft at 6:21AM Jul 19, 2019Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (8:07AM Jul 19, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.75 ft at 6:21 AM CDT 19-Jul-2019. 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 Dave Dugas Road. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 6
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 4
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.15 ft on 01/14/2016
(2) 7.80 ft on 08/30/2017
(3) 7.02 ft on 09/21/2013
(4) 5.75 ft on 06/27/2014
(5) 5.08 ft on 12/08/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 5.08 ft on 12/08/2018
(2) 7.80 ft on 08/30/2017
(3) 13.15 ft on 01/14/2016
(4) 5.00 ft on 04/18/2015
(5) 5.75 ft on 06/27/2014
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(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: 30.168611° N, Longitude: 93.426944° 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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