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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts are not available for the Neches River at Steinhagen Lake. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 0
Action Stage: 0
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 86.81 ft on 05/01/1984
(2) 85.21 ft on 05/22/1953
(3) 84.98 ft on 05/06/1944
(4) 83.84 ft on 06/17/2001
(5) 83.75 ft on 05/25/1999
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 83.34 ft on 11/30/2004
(2) 83.34 ft on 01/25/2004
(3) 83.34 ft on 05/02/2003
(4) 82.71 ft on 09/21/2002
(5) 83.84 ft on 06/17/2001
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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95.1 The water is at the top of the instrument shelf
93 The water is at the maximum design level of the dam
85 The water is at the level of the dam's uncontrolled spillway crest
83 Normal operating level of the dam

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