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West Fork Calcasieu River at Dunn Ferry Road Stage (ft)Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:03PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.35 ft at 12:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.55 ft at 1:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.65 ft at 2:15PM May 27, 2020Highest Observation: 1.75 ft at 3:09PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.65 ft at 7:24PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.44 ft at 9:58PM May 27, 2020Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:42AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.24 ft at 1:05AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 1:47AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:14AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.83 ft at 2:44AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 3:46AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 4:22AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 5:04AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.33 ft at 5:40AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.23 ft at 6:09AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.13 ft at 6:44AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.2 ft at 9:16AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.3 ft at 9:46AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.4 ft at 10:10AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.51 ft at 10:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.61 ft at 10:47AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.71 ft at 11:03AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.81 ft at 11:19AM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 11:34AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 11:50AM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 12:08PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 12:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:55PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.41 ft at 1:26PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.41 ft at 5:36PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:32PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:31PM May 28, 2020Observed: 1 ft at 10:41PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.9 ft at 11:32PM May 28, 2020Observed: 0.8 ft at 12:41AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.7 ft at 2:06AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.6 ft at 3:11AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.5 ft at 4:07AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.4 ft at 4:59AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.3 ft at 5:52AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.2 ft at 6:51AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.21 ft at 10:28AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.31 ft at 11:03AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.41 ft at 11:31AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.51 ft at 11:54AM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.61 ft at 12:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.71 ft at 12:33PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.81 ft at 12:53PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:17PM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 1:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 2:17PM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 2:55PM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.21 ft at 7:27PM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:11PM May 29, 2020Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:47PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.83 ft at 9:48PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.73 ft at 10:27PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 11:14PM May 29, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 12:38AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 4:53AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.33 ft at 5:43AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.23 ft at 6:24AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.13 ft at 7:06AM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.03 ft at 7:46AM May 30, 2020Observed: -0.06 ft at 8:25AM May 30, 2020Observed: -0.25 ft at 10:27AM May 30, 2020Observed: -0.15 ft at 11:44AM May 30, 2020Observed: -0.05 ft at 12:13PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.04 ft at 12:31PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.14 ft at 12:46PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.25 ft at 1:01PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.38 ft at 1:16PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.5 ft at 1:31PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.62 ft at 1:46PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.74 ft at 2:01PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.84 ft at 2:16PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 2:32PM May 30, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 2:53PM May 30, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:31PM May 30, 2020Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:50PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 9:54PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.79 ft at 10:40PM May 30, 2020Observed: 0.69 ft at 12:02AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.79 ft at 2:35AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.89 ft at 4:16AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.79 ft at 5:52AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.69 ft at 6:34AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.59 ft at 7:07AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.49 ft at 7:34AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.39 ft at 8:06AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.29 ft at 8:41AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.11 ft at 9:49AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.01 ft at 10:56AM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.11 ft at 12:30PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.21 ft at 12:59PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 2:05PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 2:23PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.73 ft at 2:40PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.83 ft at 3:00PM May 31, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 3:47PM May 31, 2020Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:20PM May 31, 2020Observed: 1.04 ft at 8:01PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:42PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.84 ft at 9:12PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.83 ft at 9:16PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 10:11PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 10:54PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 11:50PM May 31, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 2:14AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 2:52AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.83 ft at 4:26AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:24AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.73 ft at 8:49AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 10:11AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.33 ft at 10:49AM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.23 ft at 12:09PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.33 ft at 1:43PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 2:15PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 2:37PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 2:59PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.73 ft at 3:19PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.83 ft at 3:38PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:59PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 4:22PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 1.13 ft at 4:49PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 5:34PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:59PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 8:31PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:57PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.55 ft at 10:21PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:45PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.35 ft at 11:15PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.25 ft at 11:57PM Jun 01, 2020Observed: 0.15 ft at 12:50AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.25 ft at 3:21AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.45 ft at 4:01AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.55 ft at 4:17AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.75 ft at 4:49AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.85 ft at 5:06AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.05 ft at 5:49AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.15 ft at 6:22AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:14AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 9:48AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 10:15AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:38AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.77 ft at 11:05AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.67 ft at 11:31AM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.57 ft at 12:03PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.47 ft at 12:35PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.67 ft at 3:51PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.77 ft at 4:10PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.87 ft at 4:29PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:49PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.07 ft at 5:10PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:40PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:26PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:57PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:42PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:06PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.73 ft at 10:45PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 11:03PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 11:24PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 11:46PM Jun 02, 2020Observed: 0.23 ft at 12:36AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.13 ft at 1:14AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.23 ft at 3:41AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.33 ft at 4:01AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.43 ft at 4:17AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.53 ft at 4:33AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.63 ft at 4:48AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.73 ft at 5:03AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.83 ft at 5:20AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:38AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 1.03 ft at 5:58AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:23AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:54AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 1.39 ft at 9:16AM Jun 03, 2020Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:42AM Jun 03, 2020Calcasieu Parish Police JuryCWFL1(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (11:39AM Jun 3, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.29 ft at 10:42 AM CDT 3-Jun-2020. 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
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