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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Bayou D'Arbonne at Lake Claiborne are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 191
Moderate Flood Stage: 189
Flood Stage: 188
Action Stage: 187.75
Low Stage (in feet): 182

Historic Crests
(1) 192.23 ft on 04/28/1991
(2) 191.99 ft on 03/10/2016
(3) 189.23 ft on 01/30/1999
(4) 188.60 ft on 10/14/2009
(5) 188.56 ft on 10/30/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 191.99 ft on 03/10/2016
(2) 188.56 ft on 10/30/2009
(3) 188.60 ft on 10/14/2009
(4) 187.90 ft on 03/03/2001
(5) 189.23 ft on 01/30/1999
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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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191 Expect flooding of numerous camps, some homes, and several roadways nearby the lake. Also some homes will be flooded and homeowners should make preparations for significant flooding.
187.5 Expect flooding of some camps. Also boats should be moved from boathouses to aviod boat damage due to rising water. Some secondary roadways will also be flooded and travel around the lake will be difficult.
187.5 Expect flooding of some camps. Also boats should be moved from boathouses to aviod boat damage due to rising water. Some secondary roadways will also be flooded and travel around the lake will be difficult.

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During periods of possible very heavy rainfall, river forecasts may take into account precipitation amounts expected 30, 36, or even 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time. Lake Claiborne is owned and maintained by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. Gage zero datum is 176.00 feet.
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The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
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