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Ouachita River at Felsenthal Lock and Dam Pool (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 73.17 ft at 1:30PM Jan 23, 2021Highest Observation: 73.17 ft at 1:45PM Jan 23, 2021Highest Observation: 73.17 ft at 2:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.16 ft at 2:15PM Jan 23, 2021Highest Observation: 73.17 ft at 2:30PM Jan 23, 2021Highest Observation: 73.17 ft at 2:45PM Jan 23, 2021Highest Observation: 73.17 ft at 3:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.16 ft at 3:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.16 ft at 3:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.15 ft at 3:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.15 ft at 4:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.15 ft at 4:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.14 ft at 4:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.15 ft at 4:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.15 ft at 5:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.14 ft at 5:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.14 ft at 5:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.15 ft at 5:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.14 ft at 6:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.14 ft at 6:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.13 ft at 6:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.14 ft at 6:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.14 ft at 7:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.13 ft at 7:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.13 ft at 7:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.13 ft at 7:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.13 ft at 8:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.12 ft at 8:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.11 ft at 8:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.12 ft at 8:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.12 ft at 9:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.11 ft at 9:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.12 ft at 9:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.11 ft at 9:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.11 ft at 10:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.11 ft at 10:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.1 ft at 10:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.1 ft at 10:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.11 ft at 11:00PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.1 ft at 11:15PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.1 ft at 11:30PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.1 ft at 11:45PM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 73.09 ft at 12:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.1 ft at 12:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.09 ft at 12:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.09 ft at 12:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.09 ft at 1:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.08 ft at 1:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.08 ft at 1:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.07 ft at 1:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.08 ft at 2:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.08 ft at 2:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.08 ft at 2:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.07 ft at 2:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.07 ft at 3:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.06 ft at 3:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.07 ft at 3:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.07 ft at 3:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.06 ft at 4:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.06 ft at 4:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.06 ft at 4:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.06 ft at 4:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.06 ft at 5:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.05 ft at 5:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.05 ft at 5:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.05 ft at 5:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.05 ft at 6:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.05 ft at 6:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.04 ft at 6:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.05 ft at 6:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.04 ft at 7:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.04 ft at 7:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.03 ft at 7:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.03 ft at 7:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.03 ft at 8:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.03 ft at 8:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.02 ft at 8:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.02 ft at 8:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.02 ft at 9:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.02 ft at 9:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.02 ft at 9:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.01 ft at 9:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.01 ft at 10:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.01 ft at 10:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73 ft at 10:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73.01 ft at 10:45AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73 ft at 11:00AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73 ft at 11:15AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 73 ft at 11:30AM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.99 ft at 12:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.99 ft at 12:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 12:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 1:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.99 ft at 1:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 1:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 1:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 2:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 2:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 2:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.98 ft at 2:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 3:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 3:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 3:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 3:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 4:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 4:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 4:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 4:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 5:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 5:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 5:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 5:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 6:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 6:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 6:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 6:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 7:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 7:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.97 ft at 7:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 7:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 8:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 8:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 8:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.95 ft at 8:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 9:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.96 ft at 9:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.95 ft at 9:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.95 ft at 9:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.94 ft at 10:15PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.94 ft at 10:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.94 ft at 10:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.94 ft at 11:00PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.93 ft at 11:30PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.92 ft at 11:45PM Jan 24, 2021Observed: 72.92 ft at 12:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.92 ft at 12:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.92 ft at 12:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.92 ft at 12:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.91 ft at 1:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.91 ft at 1:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.91 ft at 1:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.9 ft at 1:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 2:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 2:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 3:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.87 ft at 3:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 3:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.89 ft at 4:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 4:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 4:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 5:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 5:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 5:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.87 ft at 5:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.87 ft at 6:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.87 ft at 6:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.88 ft at 6:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.85 ft at 7:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.84 ft at 7:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.85 ft at 7:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.84 ft at 7:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.85 ft at 8:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.84 ft at 8:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.83 ft at 8:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.81 ft at 9:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.82 ft at 9:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.81 ft at 9:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.81 ft at 9:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.8 ft at 10:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 10:15AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.8 ft at 10:30AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 11:00AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.81 ft at 11:45AM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.8 ft at 12:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 12:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.76 ft at 1:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 1:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 1:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 1:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 2:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 2:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 2:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 2:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 3:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 3:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.8 ft at 3:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 3:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 4:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 4:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 4:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.79 ft at 4:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 5:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 5:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 5:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 5:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 6:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 6:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 6:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 6:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.78 ft at 7:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 7:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 7:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 7:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 8:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 8:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.76 ft at 8:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.76 ft at 8:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.77 ft at 9:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.76 ft at 9:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.76 ft at 9:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.76 ft at 9:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.76 ft at 10:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.75 ft at 10:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.75 ft at 10:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.75 ft at 10:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.75 ft at 11:00PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.75 ft at 11:15PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.75 ft at 11:30PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.74 ft at 11:45PM Jan 25, 2021Observed: 72.74 ft at 12:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.75 ft at 12:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.74 ft at 12:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.74 ft at 12:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.74 ft at 1:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.73 ft at 1:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.73 ft at 1:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.73 ft at 1:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.73 ft at 2:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.73 ft at 2:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.73 ft at 2:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.73 ft at 2:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.72 ft at 3:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.72 ft at 3:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.72 ft at 3:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.72 ft at 3:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.72 ft at 4:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.71 ft at 4:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.71 ft at 4:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.71 ft at 4:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.71 ft at 5:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.71 ft at 5:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.71 ft at 5:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.71 ft at 5:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.7 ft at 6:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.7 ft at 6:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.7 ft at 6:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.7 ft at 6:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.7 ft at 7:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.69 ft at 7:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.69 ft at 7:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.69 ft at 7:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.67 ft at 8:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.67 ft at 8:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.67 ft at 8:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.67 ft at 8:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.66 ft at 9:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.66 ft at 9:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.66 ft at 9:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.66 ft at 9:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.66 ft at 10:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.65 ft at 10:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.65 ft at 10:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.65 ft at 10:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.65 ft at 11:00AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.65 ft at 11:15AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.65 ft at 11:30AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.64 ft at 11:45AM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.64 ft at 12:00PM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.64 ft at 12:15PM Jan 26, 2021Observed: 72.63 ft at 12:30PM Jan 26, 2021Highest Forecast: 72.6 ft 6:00PM Jan 26, 2021Highest Forecast: 72.6 ft 12:00AM Jan 27, 2021Highest Forecast: 72.6 ft 6:00AM Jan 27, 2021Forecast: 72.5 ft 12:00PM Jan 27, 2021Forecast: 72.5 ft 6:00PM Jan 27, 2021Forecast: 72.5 ft 12:00AM Jan 28, 2021Forecast: 72.4 ft 6:00AM Jan 28, 2021Forecast: 72.4 ft 12:00PM Jan 28, 2021Forecast: 72.4 ft 6:00PM Jan 28, 2021Forecast: 72.4 ft 12:00AM Jan 29, 2021Forecast: 72.3 ft 6:00AM Jan 29, 2021Forecast: 72.3 ft 12:00PM Jan 29, 2021Forecast: 72.3 ft 6:00PM Jan 29, 2021Forecast: 72.2 ft 12:00AM Jan 30, 2021Forecast: 72.2 ft 6:00AM Jan 30, 2021Forecast: 72.2 ft 12:00PM Jan 30, 2021Forecast: 72.2 ft 6:00PM Jan 30, 2021Forecast: 72.1 ft 12:00AM Jan 31, 2021Forecast: 72.1 ft 6:00AM Jan 31, 2021US Army Corps of EngineersFELA4(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (1:20PM Jan 26, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 9:41AM Jan 26)Latest observed value: 72.63 ft at 12:30 PM CST 26-Jan-2021. Flood Stage is 70 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Ouachita River at Felsenthal Lock and Dam are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 83
Moderate Flood Stage: 81
Flood Stage: 70
Action Stage: 70
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 88.30 ft on 04/11/1945
(2) 87.10 ft on 05/14/1958
(3) 86.40 ft on 05/10/1991
(4) 85.78 ft on 11/09/2009
(5) 85.70 ft on 05/05/1973
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 85.49 ft on 03/11/2018
(2) 72.16 ft on 05/19/2017
(3) 82.95 ft on 03/22/2016
(4) 74.60 ft on 01/13/2016
(5) 70.20 ft on 12/14/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 09/10/1913
(2) 16.00 ft on 01/17/1935
(3) 17.20 ft on 02/15/1970
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83 Expect long term flooding for several weeks in the Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge. Travel becomes difficult as all access roadways flood.
81 Moderate flooding of county roadways and bridges will continue for several days. Detours are necessary and travel in and around the area will be difficult.
80.5 Floodwaters will continue to receed from roadways and bridges around the locks. Roadways and detours will begin to slowly open for use during the next three days.
80 Flooding of low lying areas in the Felsenthal Wildlife Refuge will continue for at least another three weeks.
75 Flooding in the Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge will continue for at least another ten days.
73 Expect minor flooding to continue in the Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge for at least another week.
70 Minor lowland flooding of the Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge will continue for several days. Secondary roadways along the river bottom will be inundated and closed.
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Latitude: 33.032070° N, Longitude: 92.087640° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 70 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0.00 70 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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