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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Observed: 1.17 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:51AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:45AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 9:27AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 10:12AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 11:54AM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 1:15PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 2:54PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 3:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.41 ft at 4:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 4:12PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 5:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 5:12PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 5:36PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 6:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 6:30PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 7:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 7:18PM May 22, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 8:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 8:57PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 10:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 10:30PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 11:00PM May 22, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 12:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 12:39AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 1:24AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 2:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 2:18AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.75 ft at 3:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 3:12AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 4:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.62 ft at 4:09AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:54AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 5:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 5:45AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 6:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 6:48AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 7:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.21 ft at 7:45AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.21 ft at 8:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 9:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.11 ft at 9:24AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.07 ft at 10:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.01 ft at 10:51AM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.01 ft at 11:00AM May 23, 2022Observed: -0.01 ft at 12:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.11 ft at 12:57PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.11 ft at 1:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.22 ft at 1:21PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.33 ft at 1:48PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.37 ft at 2:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 2:15PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 2:42PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 3:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 3:18PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.75 ft at 4:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 4:57PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 5:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 6:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:36PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.92 ft at 8:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:27PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 9:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 9:09PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 9:57PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 10:57PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:00PM May 23, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 12:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 12:21AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 1:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 1:48AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 2:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 2:30AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 3:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 3:27AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 4:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 5:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 6:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 7:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:48AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 8:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 8:36AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.52 ft at 9:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 9:36AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 10:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 11:00AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:54AM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 12:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 12:12PM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 12:36PM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 1:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 1:06PM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.96 ft at 2:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 2:24PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 3:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 3:33PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:21PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 5:21PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:42PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:00PM May 24, 2022Highest Observation: 1.44 ft at 10:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:00PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 11:03PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 11:48PM May 24, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 1:18AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.05 ft at 2:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 3:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.18 ft at 5:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:06AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 10:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.09 ft at 10:06AM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 11:00AM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:57AM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 1:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 1:42PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 2:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 2:45PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 3:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 4:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:15PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 4:45PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 5:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:30PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.21 ft at 6:54PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.29 ft at 8:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:18PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.32 ft at 9:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:03PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 10:45PM May 25, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 11:00PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:33PM May 25, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 12:27AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 1:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 1:18AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 2:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 2:06AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 3:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 4:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 4:24AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 4:45AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 5:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 5:09AM May 26, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 5:45AM May 26, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 6:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 7:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 8:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 9:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 10:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 10:45AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:00AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 11:39AM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 12:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 12:27PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 1:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 2:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 3:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 3:54PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 4:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 5:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 5:15PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.95 ft at 6:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 7:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 9:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 9:09PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 9:57PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 10:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 10:51PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 11:00PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:33PM May 26, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 12:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 12:12AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 12:54AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 1:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 1:48AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.17 ft at 2:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 3:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 3:30AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 3:54AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 4:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 4:18AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 4:45AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 5:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 5:27AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 6:27AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 7:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 7:30AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 8:39AM May 27, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 9:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 1.07 ft at 10:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:00AM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 12:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 12:27PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 1:45PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 2:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 2:51PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 3:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 4:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 4:12PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 5:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.54 ft at 6:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 7:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 8:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 9:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 9:12PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.37 ft at 9:57PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.37 ft at 10:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 10:30PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.2 ft at 11:00PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.16 ft at 11:12PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.06 ft at 11:51PM May 27, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 12:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.05 ft at 12:33AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.11 ft at 1:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.15 ft at 1:15AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.24 ft at 2:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.26 ft at 2:03AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.34 ft at 3:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.31 ft at 4:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.16 ft at 4:42AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 5:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: -0.04 ft at 5:03AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.06 ft at 5:24AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.17 ft at 5:48AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.21 ft at 6:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 6:15AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.38 ft at 6:48AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.41 ft at 7:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 7:24AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.57 ft at 8:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 8:06AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 8:51AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 9:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 9:57AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 10:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:00AM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 12:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 1:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 2:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 2:54PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 3:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 4:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 5:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 6:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 6:15PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 8:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 9:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 9:18PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 9:57PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 10:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 10:42PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 11:00PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 11:21PM May 28, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 12:00AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 12:36AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 1:00AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 1:12AM May 29, 2022Observed: -0.02 ft at 1:51AM May 29, 2022Observed: -0.03 ft at 2:00AM May 29, 2022Observed: -0.14 ft at 2:57AM May 29, 2022Observed: -0.14 ft at 3:00AM May 29, 2022Observed: -0.1 ft at 4:00AM May 29, 2022Observed: -0.04 ft at 4:18AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.06 ft at 4:42AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 5:00AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.17 ft at 5:03AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 5:24AM May 29, 2022Observed: 0.38 ft at 5:48AM May 29, 2022Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (6:24AM May 29, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.38 ft at 5:48 AM CDT 29-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 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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NWS stage 0 ft 5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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