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Buffalo River (09020106) near Dilworth Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.34 ft at 11:00PM Aug 18, 2014Observed: 5.35 ft at 11:30PM Aug 18, 2014Observed: 5.37 ft at 12:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 12:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 1:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 1:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 2:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 2:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.43 ft at 3:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 3:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 4:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 4:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 5:00AM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 5.46 ft at 5:30AM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 5.46 ft at 6:00AM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 5.46 ft at 6:30AM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 5.46 ft at 7:00AM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 5.46 ft at 7:30AM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 5.46 ft at 8:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 8:30AM Aug 19, 2014Highest Observation: 5.46 ft at 9:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 9:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.45 ft at 10:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 10:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 11:00AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 11:30AM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 12:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.44 ft at 12:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.42 ft at 1:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 2:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.41 ft at 2:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 3:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.4 ft at 3:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 4:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.38 ft at 5:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 5:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 6:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.36 ft at 6:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 7:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.34 ft at 7:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.33 ft at 8:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 8:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.32 ft at 9:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.31 ft at 9:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 10:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.3 ft at 10:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 11:00PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.28 ft at 11:30PM Aug 19, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 12:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.27 ft at 12:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 1:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.25 ft at 1:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.24 ft at 2:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.21 ft at 5:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.18 ft at 7:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 8:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.17 ft at 9:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 9:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 10:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 10:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:00AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.14 ft at 11:30AM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 1:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 1:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.12 ft at 2:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.13 ft at 2:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 3:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 3:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 4:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 4:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.11 ft at 5:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.1 ft at 5:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 6:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 6:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 7:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 7:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 8:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 8:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 9:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 9:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.09 ft at 10:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 10:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:00PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:30PM Aug 20, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 1:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 2:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 2:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 3:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 3:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 4:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.07 ft at 4:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 5:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 5:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 6:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 6:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.06 ft at 7:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 7:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 8:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 8:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.05 ft at 9:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 9:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 10:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.04 ft at 11:00AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 11:30AM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 12:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 12:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.03 ft at 1:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 1:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.02 ft at 2:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 2:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 3:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 3:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 4:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 4:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 5:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 5:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 6:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5.01 ft at 6:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 7:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 7:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 8:30PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 4.99 ft at 9:00PM Aug 21, 2014Observed: 5 ft at 9:30PM Aug 21, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDILM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:47PM Aug 21, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5 ft at 9:30 PM CDT 21-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Buffalo River (09020106) near Dilworth 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:26
Moderate Flood Stage:20
Flood Stage:12
Action Stage:11

Historical Crests
(1) 27.10 ft on 07/02/1975
(2) 27.02 ft on 04/06/1997
(3) 25.86 ft on 03/25/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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26 Major Flood Stage.
25 US Hwy 10 east of Glyndon is flooded. Extensive flooding to agricultural areas.
22 The approach road on the north side of the bridge begins to flood.
20 Moderate Flood Stage.
17 Some agricultural flooding begins.
15.8 Road west of gage begins to flood.Gage not accessable above 15 feet.
15 Gage not accessable above 15 feet.
14.9 Bottom of steel bridge causes upstream road to flood.
12 Flood Warning Stage...Minor.
11 Forecast Service Stage. Bankfull Stage.
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Latitude: 46.963333° N, Longitude: 96.661667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 12 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 878.31 ft 890.31 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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