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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 3.23 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:15PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 3.12 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 3.1 ft at 7:06PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 3 ft at 7:54PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 3 ft at 8:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.89 ft at 8:51PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.89 ft at 9:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.79 ft at 10:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.78 ft at 10:03PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.71 ft at 11:00PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.68 ft at 11:21PM Nov 25, 2022Observed: 2.64 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.58 ft at 1:06AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.54 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.48 ft at 3:39AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.43 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.37 ft at 5:57AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.37 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.35 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.37 ft at 8:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.48 ft at 8:48AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.5 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.58 ft at 9:30AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.65 ft at 10:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.77 ft at 11:00AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.79 ft at 11:12AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.86 ft at 12:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.89 ft at 12:24PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.96 ft at 2:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.98 ft at 3:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.98 ft at 4:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.96 ft at 5:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.93 ft at 6:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.88 ft at 7:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.82 ft at 8:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.79 ft at 8:30PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.76 ft at 9:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.72 ft at 10:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:33PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.67 ft at 11:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 2.63 ft at 12:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.61 ft at 1:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.59 ft at 1:39AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.58 ft at 2:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.54 ft at 3:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.48 ft at 3:54AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.49 ft at 4:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.42 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:27AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.34 ft at 6:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.28 ft at 6:42AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.25 ft at 7:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.17 ft at 7:48AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.16 ft at 8:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.06 ft at 8:48AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 2.06 ft at 9:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.97 ft at 9:48AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.96 ft at 10:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 10:48AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.85 ft at 11:00AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 11:42AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 12:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:36PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.62 ft at 1:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:24PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.49 ft at 2:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.46 ft at 2:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:51PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.34 ft at 3:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.25 ft at 3:30PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:06PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:42PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 5:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:18PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 5:54PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 6:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 6:33PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 7:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 7:18PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 8:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 9:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 9:45PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.75 ft at 10:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 10:21PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 11:00PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 11:09PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 12:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 12:15AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 1:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:57AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 3:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.15 ft at 6:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 8:27AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:03AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:00AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 11:24AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 12:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 12:27PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 1:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 1:21PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 2:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.53 ft at 2:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 2:54PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 3:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.32 ft at 3:36PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 4:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.22 ft at 4:18PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.11 ft at 5:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.01 ft at 5:45PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.01 ft at 6:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.09 ft at 6:39PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.12 ft at 7:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: -0.13 ft at 8:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 8:48PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.07 ft at 9:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.15 ft at 9:09PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 9:30PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.37 ft at 9:51PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 10:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 10:18PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 10:57PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 11:00PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 11:42PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 12:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 12:33AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 1:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 1:27AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:30AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 3:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:45AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.15 ft at 5:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:33AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.2 ft at 6:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.27 ft at 9:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.27 ft at 10:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:00AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.17 ft at 1:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:51PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 3:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:06PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 4:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 5:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 5:45PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 6:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 6:36PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.54 ft at 7:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 7:36PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 8:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.37 ft at 8:42PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.37 ft at 9:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 10:06PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 10:24PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 10:45PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 11:00PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 11:09PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 11:54PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 12:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 1:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 1:21AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 2:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 2:30AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.21 ft at 4:36AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.15 ft at 6:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:24AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1.05 ft at 7:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 7:21AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 8:09AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 8:57AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 9:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 9:42AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 10:27AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 11:00AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 11:18AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 12:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 12:06PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 12:48PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.23 ft at 1:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.15 ft at 1:33PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.1 ft at 2:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 2:21PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.06 ft at 3:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.07 ft at 3:03PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.18 ft at 3:39PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.22 ft at 4:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 4:18PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.39 ft at 4:57PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.39 ft at 5:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.49 ft at 5:45PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.52 ft at 6:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.59 ft at 6:33PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.62 ft at 7:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.7 ft at 7:36PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.73 ft at 8:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.8 ft at 8:27PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.77 ft at 9:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.7 ft at 9:27PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.62 ft at 10:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.59 ft at 10:09PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.49 ft at 10:51PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.48 ft at 11:00PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.38 ft at 11:24PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 11:51PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: -0.26 ft at 12:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: -0.17 ft at 12:18AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: -0.06 ft at 12:54AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: -0.05 ft at 1:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 1:30AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.09 ft at 2:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.15 ft at 2:30AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 3:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.25 ft at 3:48AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 4:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 4:57AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 5:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 6:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 6:21AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 7:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 8:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 9:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 10:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 11:00AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 12:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 1:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 2:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 2:03PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 3:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 3:57PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 4:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 5:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:21PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 6:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 7:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 8:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 8:03PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 8:48PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 9:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:48PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 10:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 11:00PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 12:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 1:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 1:30AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 2:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 2:09AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 2:48AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 3:39AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 4:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:48AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.15 ft at 6:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 6:18AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.15 ft at 8:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 8:42AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.05 ft at 9:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 9:27AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 10:39AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:00AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 12:00PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 1:00PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 1:43PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 2:01PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 2:22PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:01PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:22PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:01PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 4:54PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 5:00PM Dec 02, 2022Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (5:54PM Dec 2, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.29 ft at 5:00 PM CST 2-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 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) 6.41 ft on 10/10/2020 (P)
(5) 5.75 ft on 06/27/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.41 ft on 10/10/2020 (P)
(2) 5.08 ft on 12/08/2018
(3) 7.80 ft on 08/30/2017
(4) 13.15 ft on 01/14/2016
(5) 5.00 ft on 04/18/2015
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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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