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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:52AM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:45PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:36PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 2:30PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:23PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:14PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 0.74 ft at 5:00PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 0.64 ft at 5:42PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 0.74 ft at 8:25PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 8:51PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:22PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 10:08PM Oct 16, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 12:12AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 12:45AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.05 ft at 2:59AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 8:01AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:18AM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:45PM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 3:00PM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 4:01PM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 7:55PM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:43PM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:40PM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.15 ft at 10:48PM Oct 17, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:45AM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 1:52AM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.52 ft at 3:35AM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.62 ft at 5:16AM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.72 ft at 7:04AM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.81 ft at 10:58AM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.81 ft at 12:45PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.72 ft at 2:10PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.62 ft at 3:13PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.52 ft at 4:25PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.22 ft at 8:19PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:55PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:35PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.52 ft at 11:26PM Oct 18, 2019Observed: 1.62 ft at 12:38AM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.72 ft at 1:44AM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.81 ft at 2:58AM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.92 ft at 4:28AM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.81 ft at 11:51AM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:06PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:30PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 4:42PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:43PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 6:39PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 7:42PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:21PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 10:47PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:28PM Oct 19, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 12:12AM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 12:45AM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.54 ft at 1:59AM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.64 ft at 3:12AM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.74 ft at 4:33AM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.84 ft at 6:22AM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 12:45PM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:17PM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:55PM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 5:10PM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 6:20PM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.15 ft at 8:19PM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 11:48PM Oct 20, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 12:25AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 1:43AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 1.59 ft at 2:45AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 1.69 ft at 3:50AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:52AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:57AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:03AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.09 ft at 8:09AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.19 ft at 9:19AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 9:53AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:24AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 10:57AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.6 ft at 11:22AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.7 ft at 11:51AM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.8 ft at 12:30PM Oct 21, 2019Highest Observation: 2.82 ft at 12:45PM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.72 ft at 7:22PM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.62 ft at 8:48PM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.52 ft at 9:57PM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.42 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 12:45AM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 2.14 ft at 1:39AM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.94 ft at 3:44AM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.84 ft at 4:54AM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.54 ft at 8:52AM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 10:11AM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:17AM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:22PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:45PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:53PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 1.01 ft at 2:54PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.91 ft at 3:55PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.81 ft at 5:04PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.71 ft at 6:14PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.61 ft at 7:21PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.51 ft at 8:22PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.4 ft at 9:28PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.3 ft at 10:33PM Oct 22, 2019Observed: 0.26 ft at 12:45AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 1:25AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 1:52AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 2:14AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 0.66 ft at 2:39AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 3:08AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:42AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 1.06 ft at 6:35AM Oct 23, 2019Observed: 1.15 ft at 8:03AM Oct 23, 2019Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (9:08AM Oct 23, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.15 ft at 8:03 AM CDT 23-Oct-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
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
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