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Bess Branch at Alligator Park Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 14.7 ft at 2:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.68 ft at 3:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.65 ft at 4:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.64 ft at 4:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.62 ft at 5:10PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.61 ft at 5:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.59 ft at 6:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.58 ft at 6:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.56 ft at 7:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.54 ft at 7:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.53 ft at 8:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.51 ft at 8:25PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.51 ft at 8:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.49 ft at 9:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.48 ft at 9:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.46 ft at 10:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.44 ft at 10:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.42 ft at 11:05PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.41 ft at 11:15PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.4 ft at 11:35PM Sep 18, 2021Observed: 14.39 ft at 12:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.35 ft at 1:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.33 ft at 1:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.31 ft at 2:00AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.31 ft at 2:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.3 ft at 2:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.28 ft at 3:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.26 ft at 3:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.24 ft at 4:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.22 ft at 4:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.18 ft at 5:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.17 ft at 6:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.15 ft at 6:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.13 ft at 7:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.11 ft at 7:30AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.11 ft at 7:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.1 ft at 8:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.08 ft at 8:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.06 ft at 9:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.04 ft at 9:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.03 ft at 10:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.01 ft at 10:25AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 14.01 ft at 10:35AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.99 ft at 11:05AM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.96 ft at 12:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.95 ft at 12:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.91 ft at 1:50PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.91 ft at 2:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.9 ft at 2:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.89 ft at 3:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.88 ft at 3:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.86 ft at 4:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.84 ft at 4:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.84 ft at 5:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.83 ft at 5:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.82 ft at 6:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.81 ft at 6:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.8 ft at 6:55PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.8 ft at 7:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.79 ft at 7:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.79 ft at 8:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.78 ft at 8:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.77 ft at 9:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.76 ft at 9:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.76 ft at 10:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.75 ft at 10:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.74 ft at 11:05PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.74 ft at 11:35PM Sep 19, 2021Observed: 13.73 ft at 12:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.73 ft at 12:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.72 ft at 1:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.72 ft at 1:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.71 ft at 2:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.7 ft at 2:25AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.7 ft at 2:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.7 ft at 3:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.69 ft at 3:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.69 ft at 4:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.68 ft at 4:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.68 ft at 5:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.67 ft at 5:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.67 ft at 6:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.66 ft at 6:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.65 ft at 7:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.64 ft at 7:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.64 ft at 8:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.63 ft at 8:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.62 ft at 9:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.61 ft at 9:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.61 ft at 10:05AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.6 ft at 10:10AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.6 ft at 10:35AM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.56 ft at 12:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.56 ft at 1:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.55 ft at 1:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.54 ft at 2:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.5 ft at 3:40PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.5 ft at 4:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.49 ft at 5:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.48 ft at 5:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.46 ft at 6:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.45 ft at 6:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.43 ft at 7:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.42 ft at 7:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.41 ft at 8:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.4 ft at 8:20PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.4 ft at 8:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.38 ft at 9:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.37 ft at 9:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.36 ft at 10:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.34 ft at 10:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.33 ft at 11:05PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.31 ft at 11:35PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.3 ft at 11:55PM Sep 20, 2021Observed: 13.3 ft at 12:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.28 ft at 12:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.27 ft at 1:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.26 ft at 1:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.24 ft at 2:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.23 ft at 2:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.21 ft at 3:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.2 ft at 3:15AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.19 ft at 3:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.18 ft at 4:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.16 ft at 4:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.15 ft at 5:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.13 ft at 5:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.12 ft at 6:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.1 ft at 6:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.09 ft at 7:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.07 ft at 7:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.05 ft at 8:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.04 ft at 8:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 13.02 ft at 9:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.98 ft at 10:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.97 ft at 10:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.95 ft at 11:05AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.93 ft at 11:35AM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.9 ft at 12:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.9 ft at 12:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.87 ft at 1:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.87 ft at 1:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.85 ft at 2:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.84 ft at 2:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.81 ft at 3:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.8 ft at 3:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.8 ft at 3:40PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.79 ft at 4:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.77 ft at 4:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.76 ft at 5:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.74 ft at 5:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.72 ft at 6:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.7 ft at 6:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.69 ft at 6:50PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.69 ft at 7:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.67 ft at 7:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.66 ft at 8:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.64 ft at 8:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.59 ft at 9:00PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.59 ft at 9:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.61 ft at 9:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.61 ft at 10:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.6 ft at 10:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.58 ft at 11:05PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.56 ft at 11:35PM Sep 21, 2021Observed: 12.55 ft at 12:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.54 ft at 12:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.52 ft at 1:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.48 ft at 1:25AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.49 ft at 1:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.46 ft at 2:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.46 ft at 2:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.44 ft at 3:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.44 ft at 3:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.42 ft at 4:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.4 ft at 4:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.39 ft at 5:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.38 ft at 5:10AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.38 ft at 5:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.36 ft at 6:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.35 ft at 6:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.33 ft at 7:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.34 ft at 7:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.33 ft at 8:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.3 ft at 8:35AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.28 ft at 9:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.26 ft at 10:05AM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.15 ft at 7:05PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.15 ft at 7:35PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.14 ft at 8:05PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.14 ft at 8:35PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.15 ft at 9:05PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.15 ft at 9:35PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.15 ft at 10:05PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.15 ft at 10:35PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.16 ft at 11:05PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.17 ft at 11:35PM Sep 22, 2021Observed: 12.17 ft at 12:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.18 ft at 12:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.18 ft at 1:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.19 ft at 1:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.2 ft at 2:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.21 ft at 2:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.22 ft at 3:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.22 ft at 3:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.23 ft at 4:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.24 ft at 4:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.25 ft at 5:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.26 ft at 5:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.27 ft at 6:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.28 ft at 6:25AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.28 ft at 6:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.29 ft at 7:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.29 ft at 7:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.3 ft at 8:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.3 ft at 8:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.31 ft at 9:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.31 ft at 9:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.32 ft at 10:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.32 ft at 10:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.32 ft at 11:05AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.33 ft at 11:35AM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.34 ft at 12:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.34 ft at 12:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.33 ft at 1:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.35 ft at 2:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.35 ft at 2:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.35 ft at 5:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.35 ft at 5:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.33 ft at 7:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.33 ft at 7:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.33 ft at 8:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.32 ft at 8:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.31 ft at 9:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.31 ft at 9:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.3 ft at 10:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.29 ft at 10:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.28 ft at 11:05PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.28 ft at 11:35PM Sep 23, 2021Observed: 12.27 ft at 12:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.26 ft at 12:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.24 ft at 1:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.24 ft at 1:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.22 ft at 2:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.21 ft at 2:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.2 ft at 3:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.19 ft at 3:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.18 ft at 4:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.17 ft at 4:15AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.17 ft at 4:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.16 ft at 5:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.15 ft at 5:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.13 ft at 6:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.12 ft at 6:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.11 ft at 7:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.1 ft at 7:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.08 ft at 8:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.07 ft at 8:20AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.07 ft at 8:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.05 ft at 9:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.04 ft at 9:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12.01 ft at 10:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 12 ft at 11:05AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.99 ft at 11:35AM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.98 ft at 12:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.97 ft at 12:10PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.97 ft at 12:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.96 ft at 1:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.94 ft at 1:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.93 ft at 2:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.92 ft at 2:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.91 ft at 3:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.9 ft at 3:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.88 ft at 4:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.87 ft at 4:30PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.87 ft at 4:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.86 ft at 5:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.85 ft at 5:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.84 ft at 6:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.83 ft at 6:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.82 ft at 7:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.8 ft at 7:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.79 ft at 8:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.78 ft at 8:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.77 ft at 9:00PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.77 ft at 9:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.76 ft at 9:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.75 ft at 10:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.74 ft at 10:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.73 ft at 11:05PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.72 ft at 11:35PM Sep 24, 2021Observed: 11.71 ft at 12:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.7 ft at 12:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.69 ft at 1:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.68 ft at 1:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.67 ft at 2:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.67 ft at 2:10AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.66 ft at 2:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.66 ft at 3:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.65 ft at 3:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.64 ft at 4:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.63 ft at 4:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.62 ft at 5:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.61 ft at 5:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.6 ft at 6:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.59 ft at 6:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.58 ft at 7:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.58 ft at 7:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.57 ft at 8:00AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.57 ft at 8:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.56 ft at 8:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.55 ft at 9:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.54 ft at 9:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.53 ft at 10:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.52 ft at 10:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.52 ft at 11:05AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.5 ft at 11:35AM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.49 ft at 12:05PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.49 ft at 12:35PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.49 ft at 1:05PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.47 ft at 1:20PM Sep 25, 2021Observed: 11.48 ft at 1:35PM Sep 25, 2021Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCSSL1(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (2:09PM Sep 25, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 11.48 ft at 1:35 PM CDT 25-Sep-2021. 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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NWS stage 0 ft 20 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available 19 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
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