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Current River at Van Buren Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:45AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:15AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:30AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:45AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:15AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:30AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:45AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:00AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:15AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:30AM Nov 19, 2014Highest Observation: 2.41 ft at 11:45AM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 6:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 6:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 6:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:46PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:00PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:01PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:15PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:16PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:30PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:31PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:45PM Nov 19, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:46AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:01AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:16AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:31AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:00AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:15AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:30AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:45AM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:00PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:01PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:15PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:16PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:30PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:31PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:45PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:46PM Nov 20, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 4:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:01AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:16AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:31AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:46AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:00AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:15AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:30AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:45AM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:01PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:16PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:31PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:46PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:00PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:01PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:15PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:16PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:30PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:31PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:45PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:46PM Nov 21, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:15AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:45AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:15AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:45AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:15AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:30AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:45AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:00AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:15AM Nov 22, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:30AM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00AM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00PM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00PM Nov 22, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00AM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00AM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00PM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00PM Nov 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00AM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00AM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00AM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00AM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00PM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00PM Nov 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 12:00AM Nov 26, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 6:00AM Nov 26, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesVNBM7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:16AM Nov 22, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:37AM Nov 21)Latest observed value: 2.38 ft at 3:30 AM CST 22-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 27
Moderate Flood Stage: 23
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 29.00 ft on 03/26/1904
(2) 27.39 ft on 11/15/1993
(3) 26.53 ft on 11/19/1985
(4) 25.90 ft on 08/21/1915
(5) 25.71 ft on 03/20/2008
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 20.87 ft on 04/27/2011
(2) 21.14 ft on 04/26/2011
(3) 25.71 ft on 03/20/2008
(4) 22.83 ft on 05/09/2002
(5) 27.39 ft on 11/15/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.32 ft on 09/14/2005
(2) 1.35 ft on 08/06/2005
(3) 1.53 ft on 08/09/1977
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29 This flood will exceed the highest stage on record. Large amounts of property damage can be expected. Evacuation of many homes and businesses becomes necessary. The courthouse yard floods.
23 Some flooding in low sections in town begins.
20 Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.
18 The parking lot floods at WaterCress.
14.5 Water flows over Spring Branch Bridge.
10 The gravel bar at The Landing floods.
9 Water overflows the boat access at Big Springs.
8 Current river closed to canoe traffic.
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(1) Highway 60 Bridge
(2) Gaging Equipment
(3) Current River Upstream
(4) Current River Downstream
(5) Lodge on Downstream Right Bank
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Latitude: 36.991389° N, Longitude: 91.013611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 20 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 29 442.78 ft 462.78 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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