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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Observed: 0.81 ft at 1:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 2:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 2:36AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:24AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 1.11 ft at 4:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 5:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.98 ft at 7:15AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 7:57AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 8:42AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 9:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 9:27AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 10:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 10:12AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 10:57AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 11:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 11:45AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.33 ft at 12:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 12:57PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 1:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 2:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 2:39PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 3:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 3:03PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 3:27PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 3:57PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.68 ft at 4:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 4:36PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 5:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 6:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 6:09PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.9 ft at 7:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.78 ft at 9:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 9:48PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 10:45PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 11:00PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 11:54PM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 12:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 1:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 2:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 2:36AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 3:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 4:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 5:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 6:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 6:12AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 6:57AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 7:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 7:36AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.21 ft at 8:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.16 ft at 8:15AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.05 ft at 8:54AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.05 ft at 9:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.05 ft at 9:36AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.1 ft at 10:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.16 ft at 10:18AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 10:57AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 11:00AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.39 ft at 11:57AM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.39 ft at 12:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.45 ft at 1:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.41 ft at 2:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 2:45PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.24 ft at 3:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.19 ft at 3:09PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: -0.08 ft at 3:30PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.04 ft at 3:54PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.05 ft at 4:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 4:18PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.25 ft at 4:48PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 5:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 5:21PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.43 ft at 6:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 6:09PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 6:54PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 7:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 8:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 8:03PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 9:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 10:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.63 ft at 11:00PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:36PM Dec 04, 2022Observed: 0.53 ft at 12:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 1:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 2:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 3:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 3:54AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.67 ft at 4:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 5:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 6:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.74 ft at 7:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 7:36AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 8:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 8:15AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 8:57AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 9:42AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.31 ft at 10:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.23 ft at 10:27AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.16 ft at 11:00AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 11:09AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.02 ft at 11:57AM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.02 ft at 12:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: -0.04 ft at 1:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.01 ft at 2:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 2:30PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 2:48PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.27 ft at 3:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.36 ft at 3:12PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.48 ft at 3:36PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 4:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 4:03PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.69 ft at 4:39PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 5:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.79 ft at 5:30PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 6:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 6:21PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 7:12PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 8:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:33PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 1.12 ft at 9:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:00PM Dec 05, 2022Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:42PM Dec 05, 2022Highest Observation: 1.21 ft at 11:00PM Dec 05, 2022Highest Observation: 1.21 ft at 12:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:51AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.04 ft at 3:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 4:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1 ft at 4:15AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 6:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 6:12AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 9:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.59 ft at 9:03AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 9:45AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.38 ft at 10:18AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 10:57AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 11:00AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.17 ft at 11:33AM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.11 ft at 12:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.07 ft at 12:15PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: -0.02 ft at 1:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: -0.04 ft at 1:09PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: -0.07 ft at 2:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 3:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 3:09PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 3:39PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 4:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 4:06PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 4:33PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.46 ft at 5:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 5:03PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 5:42PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 6:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 6:30PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.75 ft at 7:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 7:27PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 8:21PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 0.97 ft at 9:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 9:36PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.03 ft at 10:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:00PM Dec 06, 2022Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 1.01 ft at 1:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.92 ft at 2:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:03AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.83 ft at 3:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 3:18AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 4:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.73 ft at 5:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.71 ft at 6:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 6:03AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.64 ft at 7:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 7:21AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.53 ft at 8:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 8:15AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 9:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 9:03AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 9:48AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 10:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 10:30AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.09 ft at 11:00AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 11:06AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.02 ft at 11:42AM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.06 ft at 12:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.12 ft at 12:27PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.2 ft at 1:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.23 ft at 1:09PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.32 ft at 2:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.33 ft at 2:09PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.36 ft at 3:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.24 ft at 4:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.22 ft at 4:03PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: -0.1 ft at 4:24PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.02 ft at 4:48PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.07 ft at 5:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.12 ft at 5:09PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 5:36PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 6:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.34 ft at 6:09PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.44 ft at 6:45PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.47 ft at 7:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.55 ft at 7:30PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 8:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.66 ft at 8:18PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 9:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 9:15PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 10:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 10:42PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:00PM Dec 07, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 12:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.89 ft at 1:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.84 ft at 2:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.77 ft at 3:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 3:03AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 4:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.45 ft at 8:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 8:48AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.33 ft at 9:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.24 ft at 9:30AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.17 ft at 10:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.14 ft at 10:06AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.03 ft at 10:42AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.01 ft at 11:00AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.07 ft at 11:15AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.18 ft at 11:51AM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.19 ft at 12:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.28 ft at 12:27PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.36 ft at 1:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.39 ft at 1:06PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.49 ft at 1:42PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.52 ft at 2:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.59 ft at 2:48PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.6 ft at 3:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.59 ft at 4:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.48 ft at 4:45PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.43 ft at 5:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.38 ft at 5:06PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.26 ft at 5:27PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.15 ft at 5:48PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.1 ft at 6:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: -0.04 ft at 6:09PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 6:36PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.13 ft at 7:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 7:06PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:39PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.35 ft at 8:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 8:09PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 8:45PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.5 ft at 9:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 9:30PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.65 ft at 10:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 10:21PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.76 ft at 11:00PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.8 ft at 11:39PM Dec 08, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 12:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 1:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 2:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.88 ft at 3:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.87 ft at 4:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.86 ft at 5:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.85 ft at 6:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 7:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 8:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.6 ft at 8:42AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.49 ft at 9:27AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.42 ft at 10:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.39 ft at 10:09AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.28 ft at 10:48AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.26 ft at 11:00AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.18 ft at 11:24AM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.07 ft at 12:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.03 ft at 12:36PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.1 ft at 1:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.15 ft at 1:09PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.25 ft at 1:54PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.25 ft at 2:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.36 ft at 2:48PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.37 ft at 3:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.42 ft at 4:02PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.33 ft at 5:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.26 ft at 5:18PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.14 ft at 5:42PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.06 ft at 6:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: -0.02 ft at 6:06PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.08 ft at 6:30PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 6:57PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.19 ft at 7:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.3 ft at 7:27PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 7:57PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 8:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.51 ft at 8:33PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.61 ft at 9:18PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.7 ft at 10:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.72 ft at 10:03PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.81 ft at 11:00PM Dec 09, 2022Observed: 0.82 ft at 11:06PM Dec 09, 2022Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (12:10AM Dec 10, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.82 ft at 11:06 PM CST 9-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.

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Latitude: 30.168611° N, Longitude: 93.426944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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