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Bayou Lacassine at Lorrain Park Stage (ft)Observed: 0.21 ft at 10:02PM Sep 10, 2019Observed: 0.16 ft at 10:02AM Sep 11, 2019Observed: 0.22 ft at 10:02PM Sep 11, 2019Observed: 0.16 ft at 10:02AM Sep 12, 2019Observed: 0.17 ft at 10:02PM Sep 12, 2019Observed: 0.07 ft at 8:56AM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 0.07 ft at 10:02AM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 0.17 ft at 7:41PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 0.15 ft at 10:02PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 0.12 ft at 10:03AM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 0.22 ft at 8:43PM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 0.23 ft at 10:03PM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 0.13 ft at 7:58AM Sep 15, 2019Observed: 0.12 ft at 10:03AM Sep 15, 2019Observed: 0.2 ft at 10:03PM Sep 15, 2019Observed: 0.2 ft at 10:03AM Sep 16, 2019Observed: 0.3 ft at 3:08PM Sep 16, 2019Observed: 0.32 ft at 10:03PM Sep 16, 2019Highest Observation: 0.35 ft at 10:03AM Sep 17, 2019Calcasieu ParishCLHL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (7:38PM Sep 17, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.35 ft at 10:03 AM CDT 17-Sep-2019. 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: 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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Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 4
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 5 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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