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Choupique Bayou at Dave Dugas Road Stage (ft)Observed: 1.52 ft at 11:00AM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.44 ft at 1:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 1:30PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.36 ft at 2:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 2:42PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:06PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 6:15PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:57PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 8:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.61 ft at 9:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 10:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 10:57PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 11:00PM Oct 17, 2020Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 12:15AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.95 ft at 1:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.97 ft at 2:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.96 ft at 3:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 4:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.86 ft at 6:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.96 ft at 9:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.95 ft at 10:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.91 ft at 11:00AM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.84 ft at 12:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 12:15PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 1:33PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.68 ft at 2:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.61 ft at 2:39PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 3:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:42PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 4:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.41 ft at 4:51PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:09PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 7:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.41 ft at 8:12PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 8:54PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.52 ft at 9:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.61 ft at 10:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.62 ft at 10:03PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.69 ft at 11:00PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.72 ft at 11:15PM Oct 18, 2020Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 12:36AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.84 ft at 1:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.87 ft at 2:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.88 ft at 3:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.84 ft at 4:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 9:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.83 ft at 10:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:00AM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.72 ft at 12:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 12:03PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.64 ft at 1:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.61 ft at 1:21PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:33PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 3:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:39PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 4:42PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 5:51PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 6:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 8:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:03PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:54PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 11:00PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:06PM Oct 19, 2020Observed: 1.58 ft at 12:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 12:18AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.65 ft at 1:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:54AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.75 ft at 3:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.76 ft at 5:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.73 ft at 6:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.7 ft at 7:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.69 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.69 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.69 ft at 10:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.65 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 11:51AM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.53 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 1:18PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.45 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 2:42PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 3:51PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:54PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 5:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 0.98 ft at 7:15PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 0.99 ft at 9:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 9:30PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 10:06PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:54PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:00PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:57PM Oct 20, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 1:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 1:03AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.59 ft at 2:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:06AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.67 ft at 3:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.7 ft at 3:18AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:42AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 5:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.9 ft at 6:36AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 7:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.95 ft at 8:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.95 ft at 9:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.94 ft at 10:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.88 ft at 11:00AM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 12:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.8 ft at 12:09PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.75 ft at 1:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.7 ft at 1:36PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.67 ft at 2:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:57PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 4:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 4:09PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.42 ft at 5:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:15PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.33 ft at 6:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 6:18PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 7:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.19 ft at 7:21PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 8:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:45PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.08 ft at 9:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.1 ft at 10:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.2 ft at 10:33PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 11:00PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:09PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:57PM Oct 21, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 1:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 1:03AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.61 ft at 2:06AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.69 ft at 3:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 3:12AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:24AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.86 ft at 5:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 5:48AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.93 ft at 6:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 2.02 ft at 7:36AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 2.02 ft at 8:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 2.06 ft at 9:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 2.06 ft at 11:00AM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 2.04 ft at 12:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.99 ft at 1:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.93 ft at 2:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 2:03PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.86 ft at 3:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:30PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 4:54PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 5:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.62 ft at 6:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.61 ft at 6:06PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.54 ft at 7:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 7:18PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.45 ft at 8:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:33PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 9:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 10:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:00PM Oct 22, 2020Observed: 1.44 ft at 12:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.51 ft at 12:24AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.56 ft at 1:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.61 ft at 1:21AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:30AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.75 ft at 3:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:39AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.84 ft at 4:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 4:51AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.92 ft at 5:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2 ft at 6:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.02 ft at 6:09AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.06 ft at 7:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.12 ft at 7:51AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.12 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.15 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2020Highest Observation: 2.16 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.13 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.09 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2.02 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 2 ft at 1:12PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.97 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:57PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.91 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.85 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:45PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.8 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.72 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.71 ft at 6:09PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.6 ft at 7:24PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 8:39PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 9:45PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:54PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.18 ft at 12:18AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 3:12AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 4:06AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.44 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.48 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 6:21AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.5 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.49 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2020Observed: 1.47 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2020Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCCDL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (10:09AM Oct 24, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.47 ft at 9:00 AM CDT 24-Oct-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

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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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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