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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Observed: 1.86 ft at 4:56PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.66 ft at 11:02PM May 25, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 12:08AM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.48 ft at 1:01AM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.38 ft at 1:56AM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:46AM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 3:34AM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 4:20AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 5:01AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.88 ft at 5:39AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.78 ft at 6:22AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.68 ft at 7:17AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.57 ft at 8:11AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.68 ft at 9:10AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.78 ft at 9:31AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.88 ft at 9:54AM May 26, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 10:31AM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:33PM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:01PM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:20PM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.41 ft at 6:33PM May 26, 2020Observed: 1.64 ft at 8:42PM May 26, 2020Observed: 2.19 ft at 10:09PM May 26, 2020Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:34PM May 26, 2020Highest Observation: 2.39 ft at 11:31PM May 26, 2020Observed: 2.36 ft at 1:01AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:12AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.16 ft at 3:05AM May 27, 2020Observed: 2.06 ft at 3:56AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.96 ft at 4:39AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:05AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.66 ft at 6:43AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:25AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.46 ft at 8:03AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:44AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 10:09AM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.22 ft at 1:01PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 1:54PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 3:02PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.52 ft at 4:32PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.36 ft at 1:01AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.26 ft at 2:01AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 2:55AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.06 ft at 3:52AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:38AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.86 ft at 5:22AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:02AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.66 ft at 6:43AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.56 ft at 7:31AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 8:23AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.56 ft at 10:26AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:46AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.76 ft at 11:05AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:32AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:09PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:01PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:40PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:08PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:37PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 12:12AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.88 ft at 1:01AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.78 ft at 2:10AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.68 ft at 3:18AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.57 ft at 4:16AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.38 ft at 6:21AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:32AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.38 ft at 10:58AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.48 ft at 11:32AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.57 ft at 12:02PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.68 ft at 12:41PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.71 ft at 1:01PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.81 ft at 1:50PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:50PM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 4:16PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.8 ft at 10:13PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.7 ft at 11:54PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.64 ft at 1:01AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:09AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.44 ft at 4:39AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.34 ft at 5:36AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.24 ft at 6:31AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.14 ft at 7:38AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.04 ft at 8:38AM May 30, 2020Observed: -0.06 ft at 9:50AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.04 ft at 11:34AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.14 ft at 12:02PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.24 ft at 12:23PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.34 ft at 12:45PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.41 ft at 1:01PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.51 ft at 1:25PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:59PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.71 ft at 2:42PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 4:54PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.81 ft at 10:38PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.73 ft at 1:01AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 6:31AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 8:21AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.23 ft at 10:26AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.33 ft at 12:32PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.41 ft at 1:01PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.62 ft at 2:09PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.72 ft at 2:53PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.82 ft at 3:55PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.92 ft at 5:58PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.82 ft at 8:46PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.62 ft at 10:47PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.56 ft at 1:01AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.66 ft at 2:43AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.76 ft at 4:09AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.76 ft at 7:50AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:50AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.46 ft at 11:05AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 1:01PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.55 ft at 1:52PM Jun 01, 2020Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (2:39PM Jun 1, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.55 ft at 1:52 PM CDT 1-Jun-2020. 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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