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Buffalo River (09020106) at Sabin Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.14 ft at 3:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.09 ft at 3:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 3:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 3:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 4:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 4:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 4:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.08 ft at 4:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.13 ft at 5:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.08 ft at 5:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.09 ft at 5:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.08 ft at 5:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.1 ft at 6:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.08 ft at 6:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 6:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 6:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 7:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 7:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.09 ft at 8:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.12 ft at 8:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 8:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.12 ft at 8:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.1 ft at 9:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.1 ft at 9:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.12 ft at 9:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.1 ft at 9:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 10:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.07 ft at 10:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.11 ft at 10:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.06 ft at 10:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.07 ft at 11:00AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.1 ft at 11:15AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.12 ft at 11:30AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.1 ft at 11:45AM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 12:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 12:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 12:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 12:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 1:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 1:15PM Jul 20, 2014Highest Observation: 6.35 ft at 1:30PM Jul 20, 2014Highest Observation: 6.35 ft at 1:41PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:56PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 2:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 2:11PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 2:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 2:26PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 2:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 2:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 3:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 3:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 3:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 3:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 4:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 4:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 4:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 4:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 5:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 5:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 6:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 6:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 7:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 7:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 7:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 7:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 8:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 8:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 8:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 9:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 10:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 10:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 10:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 11:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 12:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 12:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 12:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 12:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 1:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 2:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 2:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 2:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 2:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 3:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 3:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 3:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 3:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 4:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 4:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 4:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 4:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 5:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 5:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 5:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 6:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 6:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 7:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.29 ft at 7:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 7:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 8:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 8:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 8:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.27 ft at 8:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.28 ft at 9:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 9:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 9:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 9:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 10:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 11:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 11:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 12:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 12:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 12:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 12:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 1:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:42PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:57PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:12PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 2:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 2:27PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 3:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 3:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 4:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 4:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 4:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 4:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 5:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 5:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 6:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 6:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 6:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 6:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 7:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 7:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 7:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 8:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 8:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 9:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 9:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 9:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 9:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 10:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 10:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 10:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 10:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 11:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 11:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 12:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 12:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 12:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 12:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 1:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 2:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 2:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 3:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 3:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 3:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 4:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 4:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 4:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 4:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 5:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 5:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 5:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 5:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 6:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 6:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 6:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 7:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 7:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 7:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 8:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 8:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 8:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 9:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 9:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 9:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 9:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 10:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 10:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 10:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 10:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 11:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 11:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 11:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.22 ft at 11:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 12:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.24 ft at 12:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 12:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 1:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 1:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:42PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 1:57PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 2:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 2:12PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 2:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 2:27PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 2:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 2:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 3:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 3:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 4:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.15 ft at 4:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 4:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 4:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 5:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 5:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.13 ft at 5:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 5:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.13 ft at 6:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 6:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 6:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 6:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.13 ft at 7:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 7:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 7:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 7:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 8:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 8:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 8:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 8:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 9:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 9:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 9:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 9:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 10:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.19 ft at 10:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.14 ft at 10:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 10:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 11:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 11:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 11:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 11:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.17 ft at 12:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 12:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.18 ft at 12:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.21 ft at 12:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 1:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 1:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.23 ft at 1:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 6.2 ft at 1:45AM Jul 23, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSABM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:48AM Jul 23, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.2 ft at 1:45 AM CDT 23-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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