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ALERT: Update on status of the nationwide data transmission error that prevents stream gauge data collected at affected locations from being displayed on the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services (AHPS) webpages. The USGS has restored the transmission from all of their gauges or has placed them in a seasonal outage (some Alaska gauges). There are a few USGS gauges that the NWS is not yet receiving the new transmissions and NWS is working to get that data by alternate means. A map of the status of USGS gauges is here. The status map of gauge outages from other agencies is here. The situation has greatly improved and will continue to improve but at a slower pace. The outage maps will now be updated once per week on Thursday. We apologize for the service interruption and hope to have the data restored as soon as possible.



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Ouachita River at Monroe Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 22.26 ft at 4:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.26 ft at 4:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.26 ft at 4:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 4:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.26 ft at 5:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 5:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 5:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 5:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 6:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 6:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 6:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 6:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 7:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 7:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 7:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 7:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 8:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 8:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 8:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 8:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 9:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 9:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 9:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 9:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 10:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 10:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 10:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 10:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 11:00PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 11:15PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 11:30PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 11:45PM Nov 10, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 12:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 12:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 12:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 12:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 1:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 1:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 1:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 1:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 2:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 2:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 2:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 2:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 3:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 3:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 3:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 3:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 4:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 4:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.28 ft at 4:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.27 ft at 4:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.25 ft at 5:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 5:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 5:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 5:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 6:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 6:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 6:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 6:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 7:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 7:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 7:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 7:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 8:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 8:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 8:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 8:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 9:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 9:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 9:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 9:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 10:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 10:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 10:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 10:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 11:00AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 11:15AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 11:30AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 11:45AM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 12:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 12:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 12:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 12:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 1:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 1:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 1:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 1:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 2:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 2:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 2:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 2:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 3:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.3 ft at 3:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 3:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 3:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 4:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 4:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 4:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.32 ft at 4:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 5:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 5:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 5:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 5:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 6:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 6:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.33 ft at 6:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.32 ft at 6:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.26 ft at 7:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 7:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.32 ft at 7:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.33 ft at 7:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.33 ft at 8:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.32 ft at 8:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.29 ft at 8:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.31 ft at 8:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.34 ft at 9:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.36 ft at 9:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.35 ft at 9:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.34 ft at 9:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.32 ft at 10:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.34 ft at 10:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.35 ft at 10:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.36 ft at 10:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.35 ft at 11:00PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.36 ft at 11:15PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.36 ft at 11:30PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.37 ft at 11:45PM Nov 11, 2018Observed: 22.37 ft at 12:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.33 ft at 12:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.36 ft at 12:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.36 ft at 12:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.37 ft at 1:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.39 ft at 1:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.37 ft at 1:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.37 ft at 1:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.39 ft at 2:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.39 ft at 2:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.38 ft at 2:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.41 ft at 2:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.42 ft at 3:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.41 ft at 3:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.45 ft at 3:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.46 ft at 3:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.44 ft at 4:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.46 ft at 4:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.53 ft at 4:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.54 ft at 4:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.54 ft at 5:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.56 ft at 5:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.62 ft at 5:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.66 ft at 5:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.71 ft at 6:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.74 ft at 6:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.78 ft at 6:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.83 ft at 6:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.89 ft at 7:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.94 ft at 7:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 22.97 ft at 7:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.06 ft at 7:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.05 ft at 8:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.12 ft at 8:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.13 ft at 8:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.18 ft at 8:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.18 ft at 9:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.17 ft at 9:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.2 ft at 9:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.2 ft at 9:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.29 ft at 10:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.29 ft at 10:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.3 ft at 10:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.32 ft at 10:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.28 ft at 11:00AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.31 ft at 11:15AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.34 ft at 11:30AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.32 ft at 11:45AM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.35 ft at 12:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.37 ft at 12:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.36 ft at 12:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.37 ft at 12:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.34 ft at 1:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.37 ft at 1:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.38 ft at 1:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.39 ft at 1:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.36 ft at 2:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.39 ft at 2:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.4 ft at 2:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.41 ft at 2:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.44 ft at 3:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.43 ft at 3:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.43 ft at 3:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.45 ft at 3:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.44 ft at 4:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.46 ft at 4:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.46 ft at 4:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.48 ft at 4:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.51 ft at 5:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.51 ft at 5:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.5 ft at 5:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.54 ft at 5:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.54 ft at 6:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.54 ft at 6:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.53 ft at 6:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.56 ft at 6:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.55 ft at 7:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.56 ft at 7:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.58 ft at 7:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.58 ft at 7:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.62 ft at 8:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.64 ft at 8:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.64 ft at 8:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.61 ft at 8:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.62 ft at 9:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.62 ft at 9:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.63 ft at 9:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.64 ft at 9:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.64 ft at 10:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.67 ft at 10:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.68 ft at 10:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.69 ft at 10:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.7 ft at 11:00PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.68 ft at 11:15PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.71 ft at 11:30PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.72 ft at 11:45PM Nov 12, 2018Observed: 23.72 ft at 12:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.71 ft at 12:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.7 ft at 12:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.73 ft at 12:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.73 ft at 1:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.73 ft at 1:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.72 ft at 1:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.72 ft at 1:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.75 ft at 2:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.75 ft at 2:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.74 ft at 2:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.76 ft at 2:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.77 ft at 3:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.78 ft at 3:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.73 ft at 3:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.78 ft at 3:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.77 ft at 4:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.8 ft at 4:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.78 ft at 4:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.77 ft at 4:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.83 ft at 5:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.81 ft at 5:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.81 ft at 5:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.82 ft at 5:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.8 ft at 6:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.83 ft at 7:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.82 ft at 7:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.85 ft at 7:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.83 ft at 8:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.87 ft at 8:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.88 ft at 8:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.88 ft at 8:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.88 ft at 9:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.86 ft at 9:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.87 ft at 9:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.88 ft at 9:45AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.89 ft at 10:00AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.87 ft at 10:15AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.9 ft at 10:30AM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.93 ft at 1:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.96 ft at 1:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.95 ft at 1:45PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.93 ft at 2:00PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.92 ft at 2:15PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.95 ft at 2:30PM Nov 13, 2018Observed: 23.97 ft at 2:45PM Nov 13, 2018Highest Observation: 24.01 ft at 3:00PM Nov 13, 2018Forecast: 23.9 ft 6:00PM Nov 13, 2018Forecast: 24 ft 12:00AM Nov 14, 2018Forecast: 24 ft 6:00AM Nov 14, 2018Forecast: 24.1 ft 12:00PM Nov 14, 2018Forecast: 24.1 ft 6:00PM Nov 14, 2018Forecast: 24.2 ft 12:00AM Nov 15, 2018Forecast: 24.2 ft 6:00AM Nov 15, 2018Forecast: 24.3 ft 12:00PM Nov 15, 2018Forecast: 24.3 ft 6:00PM Nov 15, 2018Forecast: 24.3 ft 12:00AM Nov 16, 2018Forecast: 24.4 ft 6:00AM Nov 16, 2018Forecast: 24.4 ft 12:00PM Nov 16, 2018Forecast: 24.5 ft 6:00PM Nov 16, 2018Forecast: 24.5 ft 12:00AM Nov 17, 2018Forecast: 24.6 ft 6:00AM Nov 17, 2018Forecast: 24.6 ft 12:00PM Nov 17, 2018Forecast: 24.7 ft 6:00PM Nov 17, 2018Forecast: 24.7 ft 12:00AM Nov 18, 2018Highest Forecast: 24.8 ft 6:00AM Nov 18, 2018MLUL1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:51PM Nov 13, 2018)ObservedForecast (issued 8:32AM Nov 13)Latest observed value: 24.01 ft at 3:00 PM CST 13-Nov-2018. Flood Stage is 40 ft
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Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Ouachita River at Monroe are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 45
Moderate Flood Stage: 43
Flood Stage: 40
Action Stage: 35.5
Low Stage (in feet): 19

Historic Crests
(1) 50.81 ft on 05/22/1958
(2) 50.78 ft on 04/15/1945
(3) 50.48 ft on 05/04/1991
(4) 50.10 ft on 02/02/1932
(5) 48.70 ft on 01/19/1885
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 47.40 ft on 03/16/2018
(2) 44.20 ft on 04/14/2016
(3) 45.89 ft on 03/25/2016
(4) 40.06 ft on 04/03/2015
(5) 43.10 ft on 01/10/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -1.44 ft on 09/13/1909
(2) -1.14 ft on 11/01/1908
(3) 12.46 ft on 01/03/1944
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54.4 Catastrophic flooding occurrs with water overtopping numerous levees in the Monroe area. High water laps at the bottom of the U.S. Highway 80 bridge.
49 Major flooding between the levees occurs and the floodwall gap must be closed on the East Monroe side of the river.
47.5 Water floods the underclearance of the Desiard Street bridge. Major lowland flooding occurs between the levee systems.
45 The Prairon Bayou recreational area floods and closes. Lowland flooding becomes extensive at this stage between levees.
43 The Bawcomville and Moon Lake recreational areas flood and close.
40 Minor backwater flooding affects small bayous that drain into the Ouachita River along with minor lowland flooding between levee systems.
36 Both the Forsythe and Lazarre recreational areas flood and close with very minor lowland flooding immediately next to the river.
34 The Forsythe Recreational Area closes, otherwise no other flooding occurs in the Monroe area until a stage of 36 feet.
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Latitude: 32.500278° N, Longitude: 92.119722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 40 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 30.800 70.800 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
Other Not Available Not Available  

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