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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Observed: 0.85 ft at 8:45PM Feb 27, 2021Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:00PM Feb 27, 2021Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:45PM Feb 27, 2021Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:00PM Feb 27, 2021Observed: 1.04 ft at 11:00PM Feb 27, 2021Observed: 1.05 ft at 11:15PM Feb 27, 2021Highest Observation: 1.07 ft at 12:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 1.06 ft at 1:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:57AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.85 ft at 2:45AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.83 ft at 3:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.76 ft at 4:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.76 ft at 5:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 6:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.93 ft at 7:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:09AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.99 ft at 8:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.99 ft at 9:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.91 ft at 10:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.84 ft at 10:24AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:00AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 11:12AM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 12:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 12:03PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 12:54PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 1:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 1:54PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 2:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.33 ft at 2:45PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.3 ft at 3:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.27 ft at 4:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.31 ft at 6:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 6:48PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.46 ft at 7:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 7:18PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 7:57PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 8:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.72 ft at 9:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 9:24PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 10:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 11:00PM Feb 28, 2021Observed: 0.78 ft at 12:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 1:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 1:15AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 2:54AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 3:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.33 ft at 3:51AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.32 ft at 4:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 5:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.32 ft at 6:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 6:39AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 7:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 7:12AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 7:51AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 8:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 8:57AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.79 ft at 10:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:00AM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.66 ft at 12:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.63 ft at 12:06PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 12:36PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.47 ft at 1:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 1:15PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 2:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.32 ft at 2:03PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.21 ft at 2:45PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.17 ft at 3:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0.11 ft at 3:21PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.01 ft at 3:54PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: 0 ft at 4:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.11 ft at 4:27PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.18 ft at 5:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.22 ft at 5:18PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.26 ft at 6:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.31 ft at 7:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.31 ft at 8:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.32 ft at 8:36PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.3 ft at 9:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.26 ft at 10:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.22 ft at 10:15PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.2 ft at 11:00PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.33 ft at 11:48PM Mar 01, 2021Observed: -0.36 ft at 12:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.44 ft at 12:27AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.51 ft at 1:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.54 ft at 1:21AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.57 ft at 2:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.54 ft at 3:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.5 ft at 4:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.44 ft at 4:18AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.33 ft at 4:48AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.28 ft at 5:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.22 ft at 5:09AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.12 ft at 5:30AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.02 ft at 5:57AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: -0.02 ft at 6:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.08 ft at 6:30AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.13 ft at 7:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.19 ft at 7:27AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 8:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.26 ft at 9:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.26 ft at 10:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.24 ft at 11:00AM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.21 ft at 12:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.15 ft at 1:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.1 ft at 2:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.08 ft at 2:09PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.05 ft at 3:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.03 ft at 4:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.04 ft at 5:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.09 ft at 6:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.18 ft at 6:42PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.23 ft at 7:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:21PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.36 ft at 8:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.39 ft at 8:12PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.48 ft at 9:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 9:03PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 10:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 11:00PM Mar 02, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 12:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 1:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 1:30AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.46 ft at 2:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 2:27AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 3:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.3 ft at 3:15AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.21 ft at 4:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.19 ft at 4:06AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.08 ft at 5:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0 ft at 6:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: -0.02 ft at 6:12AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: -0.06 ft at 7:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: -0.01 ft at 8:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.09 ft at 8:30AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.19 ft at 8:54AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.2 ft at 9:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.3 ft at 9:24AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.39 ft at 10:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 10:03AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 10:57AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 11:00AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 11:54AM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 12:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.68 ft at 1:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.69 ft at 2:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 3:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 4:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 4:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.47 ft at 5:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 6:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.37 ft at 7:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 8:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 8:30PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 9:09PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.69 ft at 10:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 10:03PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 11:00PM Mar 03, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 12:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.63 ft at 1:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:09AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 1:54AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 2:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 2:36AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 3:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 3:18AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.19 ft at 4:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.09 ft at 4:39AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.04 ft at 5:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: -0.02 ft at 5:18AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: -0.12 ft at 6:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: -0.23 ft at 6:57AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: -0.23 ft at 7:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: -0.25 ft at 8:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: -0.11 ft at 9:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: -0.01 ft at 9:27AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.1 ft at 9:54AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.12 ft at 10:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.21 ft at 10:24AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.31 ft at 11:00AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 11:42AM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.45 ft at 12:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 12:36PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 1:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 2:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 2:09PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 3:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 4:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 5:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 6:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 7:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 7:03PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 8:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 9:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 10:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 10:24PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 11:00PM Mar 04, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 12:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 1:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 1:12AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 1:57AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 2:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.3 ft at 2:42AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.27 ft at 3:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.2 ft at 3:24AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.12 ft at 4:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.1 ft at 4:03AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.01 ft at 4:42AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.05 ft at 5:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.11 ft at 5:21AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.22 ft at 6:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.32 ft at 6:42AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.36 ft at 7:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.42 ft at 7:36AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.47 ft at 8:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.46 ft at 9:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.31 ft at 9:51AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.28 ft at 10:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.2 ft at 10:15AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: -0.09 ft at 10:39AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0 ft at 11:00AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.02 ft at 11:03AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.13 ft at 11:27AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.24 ft at 11:57AM Mar 05, 2021Observed: 0.24 ft at 12:00PM Mar 05, 2021Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (8:08PM Mar 6, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.24 ft at 12:00 PM CST 5-Mar-2021. 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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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
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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