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Savannah River at Burton's Ferry Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 3:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 3:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 3:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 3:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 4:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 4:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 4:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 4:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 6:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 6:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 8:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 8:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 8:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 8:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 9:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 1:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 3:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 4:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 4:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 4:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 4:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 5:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 5:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 5:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 5:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:00PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 6:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 6:30PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 6:45PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 7:00PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 7:15PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 7:30PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 7:45PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 8:00PM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 4.9 ft at 8:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 8:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 11:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 11:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 11:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 12:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 1:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 7:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 10:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 11:00AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 11:15AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 11:30AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:45AM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 1:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 1:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 1:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 1:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 4:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 6:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 9:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 9:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 9:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 9:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 10:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 11:00PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 11:15PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 11:30PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 11:45PM May 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 12:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 12:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 12:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 12:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 1:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 1:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 1:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 1:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 2:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 3:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 5:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 6:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 8:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 8:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 8:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 8:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 9:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 10:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:00AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:15AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:30AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 11:45AM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 12:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 12:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 12:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 12:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 1:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 1:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 1:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 1:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 2:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 2:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 2:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 2:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 3:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 3:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 4:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 4:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 4:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 4:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 5:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 5:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 5:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 5:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 6:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 6:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 9:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 10:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 10:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 11:00PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:15PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:30PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:45PM May 28, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 12:00AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 12:15AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 12:30AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 12:45AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 1:00AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 1:15AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 1:30AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 1:45AM May 29, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 2:00AM May 29, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 8:00AM May 29, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 2:00PM May 29, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 8:00PM May 29, 2015Forecast: 4.6 ft 2:00AM May 30, 2015Forecast: 4.7 ft 8:00AM May 30, 2015Forecast: 4.7 ft 2:00PM May 30, 2015Forecast: 4.8 ft 8:00PM May 30, 2015Forecast: 4.9 ft 2:00AM May 31, 2015Forecast: 4.9 ft 8:00AM May 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 5 ft 2:00PM May 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 5 ft 8:00PM May 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 5 ft 2:00AM Jun 01, 2015Highest Forecast: 5 ft 8:00AM Jun 01, 2015Highest Forecast: 5 ft 2:00PM Jun 01, 2015Highest Forecast: 5 ft 8:00PM Jun 01, 2015Forecast: 4.9 ft 2:00AM Jun 02, 2015Forecast: 4.9 ft 8:00AM Jun 02, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBFYG1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:16AM May 29, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 10:03AM May 28)Latest observed value: 4.64 ft at 2:00 AM EDT 29-May-2015. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Savannah River at Burton's Ferry are issued routinely year-round.

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Upstream Gauge - below Augusta (Butler Creek) Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Clyo
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 25
Moderate Flood Stage: 20
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 30.80 ft on 10/01/1929
(2) 27.00 ft on 08/18/1940
(3) 24.91 ft on 12/03/1948
(4) 23.40 ft on 03/26/1944
(5) 22.60 ft on 01/23/1943
(6) 22.10 ft on 04/15/1964
(7) 22.00 ft on 03/26/1942
(8) 21.60 ft on 01/12/1946
(9) 21.53 ft on 01/25/1947
(10) 21.10 ft on 02/14/1948
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.86 ft on 07/15/2013
(2) 6.97 ft on 08/14/2012
(3) 15.17 ft on 04/05/2011
(4) 17.38 ft on 02/16/2010
(5) 12.45 ft on 03/04/2009
(6) 8.62 ft on 03/08/2008
(7) 13.63 ft on 03/06/2007
(8) 15.34 ft on 03/26/2006
(9) 16.60 ft on 10/09/2004
(10) 17.34 ft on 03/21/2003
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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18.2 the picnic area at Stoney Bluff Landing becomes flooded. Access to the house at the end of Stoney Bluff Landing Road is limited.
15 flooding of some adjacent agricultural lands occurs. Most boat ramps along the river are unusable.
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(1) River level 2.65 ft.
(2) View upstream from Highway 301 bridge.
(3) View downstream from Highway 301 bridge.
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Latitude: 32.938889° N, Longitude: 81.502778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 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 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 52.420 ft 67.420 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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