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Buffalo River (09020106) at Sabin Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.05 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Highest Observation: 6.08 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.07 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.07 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.04 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.04 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 1:41PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 1:56PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 2:11PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.05 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 2:26PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 2:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.04 ft at 3:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 3:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 3:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 4:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 4:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 4:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 4:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 5:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 6:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 6:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 6:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 6:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 7:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 7:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 7:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 8:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 8:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 8:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 8:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 10:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 10:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 10:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 11:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 11:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 11:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 12:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 12:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 12:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 12:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 1:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 1:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 1:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 2:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 2:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 2:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 2:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.04 ft at 3:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 3:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 3:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 4:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 4:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.04 ft at 4:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 5:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 5:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 6:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 7:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 7:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 7:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 7:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 8:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 8:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 8:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 8:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 9:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 9:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 9:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 10:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 10:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 10:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 11:00AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 11:15AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 12:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 12:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 12:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 12:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 1:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 1:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 1:42PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 1:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 1:57PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 2:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 2:12PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 2:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 2:27PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 2:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 2:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 3:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 3:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.03 ft at 3:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 3:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 4:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 4:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 4:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 4:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 5:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 5:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 6:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 6:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 6:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 7:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 7:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 7:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 8:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 8:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 8:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 9:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 9:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 10:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 10:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 10:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:00PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 11:15PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 11:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 11:45PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 12:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 12:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 12:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 1:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 1:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 1:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 1:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 2:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 2:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 2:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 2:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 3:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 3:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 3:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 3:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 4:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 4:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 4:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 4:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 5:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 5:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 5:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 6:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 6:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 6:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 6:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 7:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 7:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 7:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 8:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 8:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 8:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 8:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 9:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 9:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.02 ft at 9:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 9:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 10:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 10:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 10:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 10:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 11:00AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 11:15AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6.01 ft at 11:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 11:45AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 12:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 12:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 12:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 12:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 1:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 1:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 1:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 6 ft at 1:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 2:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 2:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 2:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 2:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.98 ft at 3:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 3:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 3:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 3:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 4:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 4:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.95 ft at 4:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 5:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 5:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.97 ft at 5:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 6:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 6:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 6:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 6:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 7:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 7:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 8:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 8:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 8:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 8:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 9:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.86 ft at 9:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 9:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 9:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 10:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.96 ft at 10:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 10:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 11:00PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 11:15PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 11:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 11:45PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 12:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 12:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 12:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 12:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 1:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 1:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 1:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 1:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 2:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 2:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 2:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 2:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 3:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 3:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 3:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 3:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 4:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 4:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 4:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 4:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.88 ft at 5:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 5:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.94 ft at 5:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.9 ft at 6:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 6:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 6:45AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.91 ft at 7:00AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.87 ft at 7:15AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.85 ft at 7:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 5.89 ft at 7:45AM Jul 31, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSABM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:18AM Jul 31, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.89 ft at 7:45 AM CDT 31-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Buffalo River (09020106) at Sabin 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:19
Moderate Flood Stage:15
Flood Stage:12
Action Stage:11

Historical Crests
(1) 19.90 ft on 07/02/1975
(2) 19.11 ft on 04/06/1997
(3) 19.08 ft on 03/25/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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19 Major Flood Stage.
17 Bridge deck at gage floods.
15 Moderate Flood Stage.
14.2 Road to access gage floods.
14 Agricultural damage begins to occur.
13 Flooding on road cut at old meander scar east of gage begins.
12 Flood Warning Stage...Minor. Very minor flooding.
11 Forecast Service Stage.
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Latitude: 46.775556° N, Longitude: 96.627500° 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
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 29 902.39 ft 914.39 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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