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Buffalo River near Lobelville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.53 ft at 8:30PM Jul 31, 2015Highest Observation: 3.53 ft at 8:45PM Jul 31, 2015Highest Observation: 3.53 ft at 9:00PM Jul 31, 2015Highest Observation: 3.53 ft at 9:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.52 ft at 9:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.52 ft at 9:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 11:00PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 11:15PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 11:30PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 11:45PM Jul 31, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 12:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 12:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 12:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 12:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 1:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 3:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 3:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 3:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 4:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 4:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 4:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 5:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 7:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:00AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:15AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:30AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:45AM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 1:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 1:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 1:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 1:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 2:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.49 ft at 2:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 2:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 2:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 3:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 3:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 3:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 4:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 4:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 4:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 4:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 5:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 5:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 5:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.47 ft at 7:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 7:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 7:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 7:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 9:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 9:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 9:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 9:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.46 ft at 10:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 10:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 10:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 10:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.45 ft at 11:00PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:15PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:30PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:45PM Aug 01, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 1:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 1:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 1:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 1:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 3:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 4:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 4:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 4:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 5:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 5:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 8:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 9:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 9:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 9:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 9:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 10:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 10:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 11:00AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.43 ft at 11:15AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:30AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:45AM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 12:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 12:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 1:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 1:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 2:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 2:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 4:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.42 ft at 4:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 6:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.41 ft at 6:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:00PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:15PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:30PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:45PM Aug 02, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 12:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 12:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 1:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 1:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 1:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 1:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 2:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 3:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 3:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 3:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 3:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 4:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 4:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.39 ft at 4:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 4:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 5:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 5:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 5:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 5:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 6:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 6:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 6:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 6:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 7:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 7:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 7:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 7:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 8:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 8:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 8:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 8:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 10:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 10:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 10:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 10:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 11:00AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 11:15AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 11:30AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 11:45AM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 12:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 12:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 12:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 12:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 1:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 1:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 1:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 1:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 2:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 2:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 2:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 3:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 3:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 3:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 3:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 4:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 4:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 4:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.38 ft at 4:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 5:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.37 ft at 5:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.36 ft at 5:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.36 ft at 5:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:30PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:45PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.36 ft at 7:00PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.35 ft at 7:15PM Aug 03, 2015Observed: 3.35 ft at 7:30PM Aug 03, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Aug 04, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Aug 04, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00PM Aug 04, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00PM Aug 04, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Aug 05, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Aug 05, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00PM Aug 05, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00PM Aug 05, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Aug 06, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Aug 06, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00PM Aug 06, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00PM Aug 06, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Aug 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Aug 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00PM Aug 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00PM Aug 07, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 1:00AM Aug 08, 2015Highest Forecast: 3.3 ft 7:00AM Aug 08, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLBVT1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:15PM Aug 3, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:39AM Aug 3)Latest observed value: 3.35 ft at 7:30 PM CDT 3-Aug-2015. Flood Stage is 14 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Buffalo River near Lobelville are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 22
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 26.00 ft on 05/02/2010
(2) 25.23 ft on 05/28/1991
(3) 21.45 ft on 05/08/2003
(4) 20.40 ft on 03/23/1955
(5) 20.30 ft on 02/16/2003
(6) 20.27 ft on 01/25/2002
(7) 20.20 ft on 02/20/1991
(8) 20.16 ft on 12/03/1991
(9) 20.10 ft on 03/14/1975
(10) 19.40 ft on 03/17/1973
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 26.00 ft on 05/02/2010
(2) 12.50 ft on 04/08/2005
(3) 11.33 ft on 02/22/2005
(4) 11.82 ft on 01/15/2005
(5) 13.10 ft on 12/24/2004
(6) 17.48 ft on 12/02/2004
(7) 12.32 ft on 10/20/2004
(8) 11.20 ft on 04/22/2004
(9) 11.16 ft on 03/07/2004
(10) 19.13 ft on 02/07/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.35 ft on 08/18/1953

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16 Flood waters cover Route 438 south of Lobelville. Extensive agricultural land along the river is flooded as well.
14 Gilmer Bridge Rd and Russell Creek Rd begin to flood. Leeper Bottom and Qualls Bend Rd become flooded as well.
12 Portions of secondary roads near Old Highway 13 are inundated.
10 Water inundates low lying areas and agricultural land along the river.
Photos
(1) Flooding near Hwy 13 gage
(2) agricultural bottomland flooding near Lobelville
(3) Gage House Along HWY 13
(4) Upstream View
(5) Downstream View
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Latitude: 35.812222° N, Longitude: 87.778889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 14 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 29 405.25 ft 415.25 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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