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Saco River at West Buxton Total Discharge (kcfs)Observed: 2.94 kcfs at 8:15AM Apr 27, 2016Highest Observation: 2.95 kcfs at 8:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 8:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 9:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 9:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.88 kcfs at 9:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 9:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 10:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.87 kcfs at 10:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 10:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.87 kcfs at 10:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 11:00AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 11:15AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 11:30AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 11:45AM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.87 kcfs at 12:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 12:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 12:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 12:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 1:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 1:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 1:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.87 kcfs at 1:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 2:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 2:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 2:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 2:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 3:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 3:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 3:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 3:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 4:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.83 kcfs at 4:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 4:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 4:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 5:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 5:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 5:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 5:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 6:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 6:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 6:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 6:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 7:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 7:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 7:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.9 kcfs at 7:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 8:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 8:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 8:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 8:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 9:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 9:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 9:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 9:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 10:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.87 kcfs at 10:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.83 kcfs at 10:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 10:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.83 kcfs at 11:00PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 11:15PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 11:30PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 11:45PM Apr 27, 2016Observed: 2.83 kcfs at 12:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 12:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.87 kcfs at 12:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.89 kcfs at 12:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.88 kcfs at 1:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 1:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 1:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 1:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 2:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 2:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 2:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 2:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 3:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 3:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 3:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 3:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 4:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 4:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 4:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 4:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 5:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 5:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 5:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.83 kcfs at 5:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 6:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 6:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.86 kcfs at 6:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 6:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.83 kcfs at 7:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 7:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.85 kcfs at 7:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.84 kcfs at 7:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 8:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.74 kcfs at 8:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.72 kcfs at 8:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.75 kcfs at 8:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.72 kcfs at 9:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.54 kcfs at 9:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.52 kcfs at 9:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 9:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 10:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.52 kcfs at 10:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 10:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.5 kcfs at 10:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.73 kcfs at 11:00AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.75 kcfs at 11:15AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.77 kcfs at 11:30AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 11:45AM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 12:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.75 kcfs at 12:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.75 kcfs at 12:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.78 kcfs at 12:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 1:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.78 kcfs at 1:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 1:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.78 kcfs at 1:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 2:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 2:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.76 kcfs at 2:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.75 kcfs at 2:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.7 kcfs at 3:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 3:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.58 kcfs at 3:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 3:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 4:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.6 kcfs at 4:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.6 kcfs at 4:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.58 kcfs at 4:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.6 kcfs at 5:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.58 kcfs at 5:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.6 kcfs at 5:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.61 kcfs at 5:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 6:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.6 kcfs at 6:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.6 kcfs at 6:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.64 kcfs at 6:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 7:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 7:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 7:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.59 kcfs at 7:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.52 kcfs at 8:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.5 kcfs at 8:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.51 kcfs at 8:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.56 kcfs at 8:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 9:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.51 kcfs at 9:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 9:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.5 kcfs at 9:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.48 kcfs at 10:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.52 kcfs at 10:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 10:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 10:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.48 kcfs at 11:00PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.5 kcfs at 11:15PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.48 kcfs at 11:30PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.48 kcfs at 11:45PM Apr 28, 2016Observed: 2.48 kcfs at 12:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.5 kcfs at 12:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 12:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.51 kcfs at 12:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 1:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.52 kcfs at 1:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 1:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.51 kcfs at 1:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.49 kcfs at 2:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.51 kcfs at 2:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.48 kcfs at 2:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.5 kcfs at 2:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.48 kcfs at 3:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.4 kcfs at 3:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 3:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 3:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 4:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 4:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 4:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 4:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 5:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.29 kcfs at 5:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 5:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.29 kcfs at 5:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 6:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.3 kcfs at 6:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 6:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 6:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.29 kcfs at 7:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 7:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 7:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 7:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.3 kcfs at 8:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 8:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 8:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 8:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 9:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.3 kcfs at 9:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 9:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.29 kcfs at 9:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 10:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 10:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 10:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 10:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 11:00AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.29 kcfs at 11:15AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 11:30AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 11:45AM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.29 kcfs at 12:00PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.2 kcfs at 12:15PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.25 kcfs at 12:30PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 12:45PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.25 kcfs at 1:00PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.28 kcfs at 1:15PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.25 kcfs at 1:30PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.25 kcfs at 1:45PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 2:00PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.24 kcfs at 2:15PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 2:30PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 2:45PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.25 kcfs at 3:00PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 3:15PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.24 kcfs at 3:30PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 3:45PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.24 kcfs at 4:00PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 4:15PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.25 kcfs at 4:30PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.26 kcfs at 4:45PM Apr 29, 2016Observed: 2.27 kcfs at 5:00PM Apr 29, 2016Forecast: 2.09 kcfs 8:00PM Apr 29, 2016Forecast: 2.09 kcfs 2:00AM Apr 30, 2016Forecast: 2.09 kcfs 8:00AM Apr 30, 2016Forecast: 2.11 kcfs 2:00PM Apr 30, 2016Forecast: 2.13 kcfs 8:00PM Apr 30, 2016Highest Forecast: 2.14 kcfs 2:00AM May 01, 2016Forecast: 2.13 kcfs 8:00AM May 01, 2016Forecast: 2.13 kcfs 2:00PM May 01, 2016Forecast: 2.12 kcfs 8:00PM May 01, 2016Forecast: 2.11 kcfs 2:00AM May 02, 2016Forecast: 2.11 kcfs 8:00AM May 02, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesWBXM1(plotting QTIRZ) Graph Created (5:34PM Apr 29, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 10:52AM Apr 29)Latest observed value: 2.27 kcfs at 5:00 PM EDT 29-Apr-2016. Flood Flow is 27 kcfs
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Saco River at West Buxton are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in KCFS)
Major Flood Flow: 40
Moderate Flood Flow: 35
Flood Flow: 27
Action Flow: 20
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 34.00 ft on 03/22/1936
(2) 18.40 ft on 04/03/1987
(3) 13.00 ft on 06/18/1998
(4) 11.50 ft on 05/02/1923
(5) 9.00 ft on 05/06/1940

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.00 ft on 06/18/1998
(2) 18.40 ft on 04/03/1987
(3) 9.00 ft on 05/06/1940
(4) 34.00 ft on 03/22/1936
(5) 11.50 ft on 05/02/1923

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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36900 Water Street in saco floods.
31000 Irving Street and Diamon Park in Saco flooded.
27000 Route 112 in West Buxton floods.
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Latitude: 43.665917° N, Longitude: 70.602700° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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