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Bayou Lacassine at Lorrain Park Stage (ft)Observed: 0.81 ft at 10:20AM Apr 10, 2021Observed: 0.8 ft at 10:20PM Apr 10, 2021Observed: 0.7 ft at 6:38AM Apr 11, 2021Observed: 0.69 ft at 10:20AM Apr 11, 2021Observed: 0.69 ft at 10:20PM Apr 11, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 10:20AM Apr 12, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 7:42PM Apr 12, 2021Observed: 0.79 ft at 10:20PM Apr 12, 2021Observed: 0.83 ft at 10:20AM Apr 13, 2021Observed: 0.91 ft at 10:20PM Apr 13, 2021Observed: 1.01 ft at 1:57AM Apr 14, 2021Observed: 1.05 ft at 10:20AM Apr 14, 2021Observed: 1.05 ft at 10:20PM Apr 14, 2021Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:20AM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:20PM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 1.13 ft at 10:20AM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 1.23 ft at 4:26PM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:20PM Apr 16, 2021Highest Observation: 1.4 ft at 4:35AM Apr 17, 2021Calcasieu ParishCLHL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (7:11AM Apr 17, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.4 ft at 4:35 AM CDT 17-Apr-2021. Flood Stage is 4 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: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Bayou Lacassine at Lorrain Park. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 6
Moderate Flood Stage: 5
Flood Stage: 4
Action Stage: 3
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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7 Several homes are threatened around the community of Hayes. In Jefferson Davis Parish several homes become flooded or threatened due to back-water flooding.
6 Highway 101 north of Hayes subject to closing.
5 Water begins crossing Highway 101 north of Hayes.
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Latitude: 30.130000° N, Longitude: 92.907500° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 4 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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NAVD88 Not Available 0 ft 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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