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Bess Branch at Alligator Park Stage (ft)Observed: 12.14 ft at 3:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.17 ft at 4:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.2 ft at 4:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.23 ft at 5:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.25 ft at 5:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.28 ft at 6:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.29 ft at 6:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.33 ft at 6:55AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.33 ft at 7:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.37 ft at 7:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.41 ft at 8:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.44 ft at 8:15AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.46 ft at 8:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.5 ft at 9:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.51 ft at 9:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.54 ft at 9:40AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.58 ft at 10:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.63 ft at 10:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.64 ft at 10:40AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.67 ft at 11:05AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.73 ft at 11:35AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.75 ft at 11:45AM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.77 ft at 12:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.82 ft at 12:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.85 ft at 12:45PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.87 ft at 1:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.92 ft at 1:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.95 ft at 1:50PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 12.96 ft at 2:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.01 ft at 2:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.05 ft at 3:00PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.05 ft at 3:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.07 ft at 3:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.14 ft at 4:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.16 ft at 4:10PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.19 ft at 4:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.23 ft at 5:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.26 ft at 5:20PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.27 ft at 5:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.31 ft at 6:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.35 ft at 6:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.39 ft at 7:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.55 ft at 9:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.57 ft at 9:10PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.59 ft at 9:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.63 ft at 10:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.67 ft at 10:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.7 ft at 11:05PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.73 ft at 11:35PM Nov 26, 2022Observed: 13.77 ft at 12:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.8 ft at 12:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.83 ft at 1:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.86 ft at 1:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.87 ft at 1:40AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.89 ft at 2:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.92 ft at 2:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.95 ft at 3:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.98 ft at 3:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.99 ft at 4:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.02 ft at 4:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.04 ft at 5:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.06 ft at 5:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.08 ft at 6:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.09 ft at 6:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.11 ft at 7:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.12 ft at 7:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.13 ft at 8:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.14 ft at 8:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.14 ft at 9:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.14 ft at 9:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.15 ft at 10:05AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.15 ft at 10:35AM Nov 27, 2022Highest Observation: 14.16 ft at 11:35AM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.15 ft at 1:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.13 ft at 1:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.14 ft at 2:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.13 ft at 2:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.12 ft at 3:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.11 ft at 3:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.1 ft at 4:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.09 ft at 4:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.08 ft at 5:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.07 ft at 5:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.05 ft at 6:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.03 ft at 6:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14.02 ft at 7:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 14 ft at 7:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.98 ft at 8:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.97 ft at 8:10PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.96 ft at 8:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.94 ft at 9:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.92 ft at 9:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.9 ft at 10:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.87 ft at 10:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.85 ft at 11:05PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.83 ft at 11:35PM Nov 27, 2022Observed: 13.81 ft at 12:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.78 ft at 12:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.77 ft at 12:40AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.76 ft at 1:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.73 ft at 1:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.71 ft at 2:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.69 ft at 2:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.67 ft at 2:50AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.66 ft at 3:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.64 ft at 3:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.61 ft at 4:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.59 ft at 4:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.57 ft at 4:55AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.56 ft at 5:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.54 ft at 5:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.51 ft at 6:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.49 ft at 6:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.47 ft at 6:55AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.47 ft at 7:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.44 ft at 7:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.42 ft at 8:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.39 ft at 8:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.37 ft at 8:55AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.36 ft at 9:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.34 ft at 9:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.31 ft at 10:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.29 ft at 10:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.26 ft at 11:05AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.24 ft at 11:35AM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.18 ft at 1:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.16 ft at 1:10PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.16 ft at 1:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.13 ft at 2:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.11 ft at 2:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.09 ft at 3:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.07 ft at 3:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.06 ft at 3:55PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13.02 ft at 5:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 13 ft at 5:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.98 ft at 6:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.96 ft at 6:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.96 ft at 6:40PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.95 ft at 7:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.93 ft at 7:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.91 ft at 8:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.89 ft at 8:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.88 ft at 9:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.86 ft at 9:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.83 ft at 10:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.81 ft at 11:05PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.79 ft at 11:35PM Nov 28, 2022Observed: 12.78 ft at 12:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.76 ft at 12:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.76 ft at 12:40AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.75 ft at 1:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.73 ft at 1:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.72 ft at 2:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.7 ft at 2:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.69 ft at 3:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.67 ft at 3:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.66 ft at 3:50AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.65 ft at 4:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.64 ft at 4:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.62 ft at 5:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.61 ft at 5:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.6 ft at 6:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.59 ft at 6:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.55 ft at 6:55AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.57 ft at 7:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.55 ft at 7:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.53 ft at 8:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.54 ft at 8:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.51 ft at 9:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.49 ft at 9:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.45 ft at 10:40AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.47 ft at 11:05AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.44 ft at 11:35AM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.43 ft at 12:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.42 ft at 12:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.41 ft at 1:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.41 ft at 1:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.39 ft at 2:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.37 ft at 3:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.36 ft at 3:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.35 ft at 3:40PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.36 ft at 4:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.34 ft at 4:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.34 ft at 5:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.34 ft at 5:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.31 ft at 6:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.31 ft at 6:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.31 ft at 7:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.29 ft at 7:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.3 ft at 8:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.29 ft at 8:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.28 ft at 9:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.27 ft at 9:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.27 ft at 10:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.26 ft at 11:05PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.26 ft at 11:35PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.25 ft at 11:50PM Nov 29, 2022Observed: 12.25 ft at 12:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.24 ft at 12:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.23 ft at 1:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.22 ft at 1:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.22 ft at 2:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.21 ft at 2:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.21 ft at 3:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.2 ft at 3:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.19 ft at 4:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.19 ft at 4:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.17 ft at 5:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.15 ft at 5:25AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.16 ft at 5:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.14 ft at 6:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.13 ft at 7:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.15 ft at 7:35AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.12 ft at 8:05AM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.01 ft at 5:35PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 12.01 ft at 6:05PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.98 ft at 7:05PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.99 ft at 7:35PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.99 ft at 8:05PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.97 ft at 9:05PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.96 ft at 9:35PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.96 ft at 10:05PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.95 ft at 10:35PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.95 ft at 11:05PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.94 ft at 11:35PM Nov 30, 2022Observed: 11.91 ft at 2:35AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.89 ft at 4:05AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.87 ft at 5:05AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.86 ft at 6:05AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.86 ft at 6:35AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.85 ft at 7:05AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.85 ft at 7:35AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.84 ft at 7:55AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.84 ft at 8:05AM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.78 ft at 1:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.77 ft at 2:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.77 ft at 2:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.76 ft at 3:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.76 ft at 4:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.75 ft at 5:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.74 ft at 6:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.74 ft at 6:55PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.74 ft at 7:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.73 ft at 7:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.73 ft at 8:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.73 ft at 8:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.72 ft at 9:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.72 ft at 9:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.72 ft at 10:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.71 ft at 10:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.71 ft at 11:05PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.71 ft at 11:35PM Dec 01, 2022Observed: 11.7 ft at 12:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.7 ft at 12:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.69 ft at 1:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.69 ft at 1:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.69 ft at 2:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.68 ft at 2:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.68 ft at 3:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.67 ft at 3:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.67 ft at 4:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.67 ft at 4:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.66 ft at 5:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.66 ft at 5:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.65 ft at 6:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.65 ft at 6:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.64 ft at 7:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.64 ft at 7:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.64 ft at 7:40AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.64 ft at 8:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.63 ft at 8:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.63 ft at 9:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.62 ft at 9:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.62 ft at 10:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.62 ft at 10:35AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.6 ft at 11:05AM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.6 ft at 12:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.59 ft at 2:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.59 ft at 2:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.59 ft at 3:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.59 ft at 3:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.58 ft at 4:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.58 ft at 4:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.58 ft at 5:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.58 ft at 5:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.57 ft at 6:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.57 ft at 7:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.57 ft at 7:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.56 ft at 8:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.55 ft at 9:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.55 ft at 9:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.55 ft at 10:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.55 ft at 10:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.54 ft at 11:05PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.54 ft at 11:35PM Dec 02, 2022Observed: 11.54 ft at 12:00AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 11.54 ft at 12:05AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 11.54 ft at 12:35AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 11.53 ft at 1:05AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 11.53 ft at 1:35AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 11.53 ft at 2:05AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 11.52 ft at 2:35AM Dec 03, 2022Observed: 11.52 ft at 3:05AM Dec 03, 2022Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCSSL1(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (3:24AM Dec 3, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 11.52 ft at 3:05 AM CST 3-Dec-2022. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Bess Branch at Alligator Park. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 25
Moderate Flood Stage: 23
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 18
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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Latitude: 30.362100° N, Longitude: 93.722100° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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