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Buffalo River (09020106) at Sabin Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 8:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 8:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 9:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 10:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 11:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 11:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 12:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 12:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 12:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 1:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 1:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:41PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 1:56PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 2:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:11PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:26PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 2:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 3:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 4:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 6:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 6:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 7:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 7:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 8:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 8:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 8:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 8:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 9:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 10:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 10:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 10:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 11:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 11:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 11:30PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 11:45PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 12:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 12:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 12:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 12:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 1:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 1:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 1:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 2:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 2:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 2:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 2:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 3:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 3:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 3:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 4:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 4:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 4:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 5:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 5:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 5:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 6:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 6:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 7:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 7:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 7:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 7:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 8:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 8:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 9:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 9:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 9:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 9:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 10:00AM Jul 24, 2014Highest Observation: 6.37 ft at 10:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 10:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 10:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 11:00AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 11:15AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 11:30AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 11:45AM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 12:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 12:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 12:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 12:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 1:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 1:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:41PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 1:56PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 2:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:11PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 2:26PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 2:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 3:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 3:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 3:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 3:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 4:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 4:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 4:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 5:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 5:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 6:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 6:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 6:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 7:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 8:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 8:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 8:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 9:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 9:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 9:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 10:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 11:00PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 11:15PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:30PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 11:45PM Jul 24, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 12:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 12:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 12:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 12:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 1:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 2:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 2:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 2:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 3:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 3:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 3:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 3:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 4:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 4:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 4:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 5:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 6:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 8:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 8:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 8:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 9:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 9:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 10:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 10:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 10:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 11:00AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:15AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 11:30AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:45AM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 12:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 12:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 12:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 1:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 1:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 1:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:41PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 1:56PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 2:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:11PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:26PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 3:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 4:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 5:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 5:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 6:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 6:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 6:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 7:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 8:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 8:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 8:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 9:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 9:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 9:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 9:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 10:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 10:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 10:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 10:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 11:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 11:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 11:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 12:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 12:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 12:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 1:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 1:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 2:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 2:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 3:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 3:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.13 ft at 3:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.13 ft at 4:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 4:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 4:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 4:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 5:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 6:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:45AM Jul 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSABM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:03AM Jul 26, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.19 ft at 6:45 AM CDT 26-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
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Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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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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