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West Fork Calcasieu River at Dunn Ferry Road Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 1.17 ft at 7:08AM Nov 11, 2019Highest Observation: 1.17 ft at 8:13AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:37AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:41AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 0.77 ft at 1:11PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:24PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.07 ft at 6:38PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:13PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 0.99 ft at 12:19AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.89 ft at 6:42AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.79 ft at 8:07AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 8:13AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.65 ft at 8:46AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.55 ft at 9:19AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.45 ft at 9:44AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.35 ft at 10:39AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.24 ft at 11:23AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 0.04 ft at 1:03PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.06 ft at 1:48PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.16 ft at 2:37PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.26 ft at 3:21PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.36 ft at 4:23PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.46 ft at 5:46PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.4 ft at 8:13PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.3 ft at 9:24PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: -0.2 ft at 12:57AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: -0.1 ft at 5:18AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0 ft at 6:49AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.08 ft at 8:13AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.18 ft at 9:46AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.28 ft at 5:10PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 6:16PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.48 ft at 7:23PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 8:13PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.64 ft at 9:48PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.74 ft at 10:12PM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 1:40AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.94 ft at 4:34AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 1.04 ft at 7:04AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 1.03 ft at 8:13AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:49AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.83 ft at 11:31AM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.73 ft at 12:26PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.63 ft at 1:19PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.53 ft at 2:34PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.43 ft at 3:41PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.33 ft at 4:49PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.43 ft at 7:42PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 8:13PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:32PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.66 ft at 11:29PM Nov 14, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 1:21AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.78 ft at 8:13AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.68 ft at 9:42AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.58 ft at 10:40AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.48 ft at 11:44AM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 12:51PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.39 ft at 8:13PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.49 ft at 9:33PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.59 ft at 11:06PM Nov 15, 2019Observed: 0.59 ft at 8:13AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.49 ft at 11:27AM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.39 ft at 12:27PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.29 ft at 1:21PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.19 ft at 2:24PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.09 ft at 3:22PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.19 ft at 4:48PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.21 ft at 8:13PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.31 ft at 9:20PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.41 ft at 10:44PM Nov 16, 2019Observed: 0.51 ft at 12:23AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:59AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.71 ft at 3:55AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.81 ft at 6:29AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 8:13AM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.78 ft at 12:19PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.68 ft at 1:11PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:22PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.48 ft at 3:42PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 4:48PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.28 ft at 5:53PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 6:22PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.41 ft at 8:13PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.51 ft at 11:03PM Nov 17, 2019Observed: 0.61 ft at 12:35AM Nov 18, 2019Observed: 0.71 ft at 2:25AM Nov 18, 2019Observed: 0.81 ft at 4:31AM Nov 18, 2019Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCWFL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (5:08AM Nov 18, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.81 ft at 4:31 AM CST 18-Nov-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: Forecasts are not available for the West Fork Calcasieu River at Dunn Ferry Road. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 9
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 4
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 14.86 ft on 08/31/2017
(2) 9.25 ft on 03/31/2018

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.25 ft on 03/31/2018
(2) 14.86 ft on 08/31/2017

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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Latitude: 30.342000° N, Longitude: 93.285100° 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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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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