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Forecasts for the Greens Bayou at Houston are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Vertical datum height surveyed by the USGS

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 59.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 56.5
Flood Stage: 55
Action Stage: 52
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 62.88 ft on 08/28/2017
(2) 62.39 ft on 06/09/2001
(3) 60.62 ft on 06/27/1989
(4) 60.58 ft on 10/25/1984
(5) 60.47 ft on 05/18/1989
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 55.72 ft on 01/09/2022 (P)
(2) 55.76 ft on 09/23/2020 (P)
(3) 59.48 ft on 09/19/2019
(4) 56.15 ft on 12/08/2018 (P)
(5) 55.66 ft on 07/04/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 44.30 ft on 06/06/1975
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61 Major lowland flooding continues as homes on Sequoia Bend Drive begin flooding with widespread flooding of homes on McDermott Drive.
60 Major lowland flooding continues as homes on McDermott Drive begin flooding.
59.5 Major lowland flooding begins as home in Sequoia Estates subdiviision begin flooding. Homestead Road south of the channel in innundated with one to two feet of water and water is several feet deep on the south bound feeder of U.S. Highway 59.
56.5 Moderate lowland flooding begins as streets in the Sequoia Estates subdivision and west of JFK Boulevard become innundated. The south bound feeder road of U.S Highway 59 is under close to one foot of water.
55 Minor lowland flooding begins as water escapes the north side of the upstream bank at U.S. Highway 59. Water is close to inundating the south bound feeder road south of the channel.

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