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Greenbrier River at Buckeye Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.82 ft at 2:00PM Jan 16, 2018Highest Observation: 3.82 ft at 2:15PM Jan 16, 2018Highest Observation: 3.82 ft at 2:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.81 ft at 2:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.8 ft at 3:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.79 ft at 3:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.78 ft at 3:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.78 ft at 3:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.78 ft at 4:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.77 ft at 6:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.76 ft at 6:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.76 ft at 7:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.76 ft at 7:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.76 ft at 7:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.75 ft at 7:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.74 ft at 8:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.73 ft at 8:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.72 ft at 9:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:00PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:15PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.69 ft at 11:30PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.68 ft at 11:45PM Jan 16, 2018Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.67 ft at 12:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.66 ft at 1:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.65 ft at 1:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.66 ft at 1:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.65 ft at 1:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.64 ft at 2:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.64 ft at 2:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.63 ft at 2:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.63 ft at 2:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.62 ft at 3:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.62 ft at 3:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.61 ft at 3:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.61 ft at 3:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.6 ft at 4:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.6 ft at 4:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.59 ft at 4:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.58 ft at 4:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.58 ft at 5:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.57 ft at 5:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.57 ft at 5:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.57 ft at 5:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.56 ft at 6:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.56 ft at 6:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.56 ft at 6:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.54 ft at 7:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.54 ft at 7:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.53 ft at 8:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.53 ft at 8:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.52 ft at 8:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.52 ft at 9:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.51 ft at 9:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.51 ft at 9:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.51 ft at 9:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.5 ft at 10:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.5 ft at 10:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:00AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:15AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.47 ft at 11:30AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.46 ft at 11:45AM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.47 ft at 12:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.45 ft at 1:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.43 ft at 3:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.43 ft at 3:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.42 ft at 4:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.4 ft at 4:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.4 ft at 5:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 5:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 5:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.38 ft at 5:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 6:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.38 ft at 6:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 6:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 7:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.39 ft at 8:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.38 ft at 9:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.36 ft at 10:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.36 ft at 10:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.35 ft at 10:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.34 ft at 10:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.34 ft at 11:00PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:15PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.32 ft at 11:30PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.31 ft at 11:45PM Jan 17, 2018Observed: 3.32 ft at 12:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.31 ft at 12:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.3 ft at 12:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.29 ft at 1:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.3 ft at 1:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.29 ft at 1:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.29 ft at 1:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.29 ft at 2:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.28 ft at 2:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.29 ft at 2:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.28 ft at 2:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.26 ft at 4:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.23 ft at 4:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.21 ft at 6:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.2 ft at 6:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.19 ft at 6:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.18 ft at 7:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.19 ft at 7:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.19 ft at 8:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.2 ft at 8:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.21 ft at 9:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.19 ft at 9:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.18 ft at 9:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.17 ft at 10:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.16 ft at 10:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.15 ft at 10:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.16 ft at 11:00AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.15 ft at 11:15AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.14 ft at 11:30AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.13 ft at 11:45AM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.13 ft at 12:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.13 ft at 12:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.12 ft at 1:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.11 ft at 1:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.1 ft at 2:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.09 ft at 2:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.08 ft at 2:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 2:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 3:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.02 ft at 3:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.01 ft at 3:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3 ft at 4:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.99 ft at 4:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.99 ft at 4:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.99 ft at 4:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3 ft at 5:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3 ft at 5:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.01 ft at 5:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.02 ft at 5:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.02 ft at 6:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.03 ft at 6:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.03 ft at 6:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.02 ft at 6:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.01 ft at 7:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.99 ft at 7:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.98 ft at 7:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.97 ft at 7:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.96 ft at 8:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.96 ft at 8:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.97 ft at 8:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.97 ft at 8:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 2.99 ft at 9:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3 ft at 9:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.02 ft at 9:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.03 ft at 9:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 10:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 10:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 10:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 10:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 11:00PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 11:15PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:30PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 11:45PM Jan 18, 2018Observed: 3.02 ft at 12:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.03 ft at 12:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 12:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 12:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 1:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 1:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 1:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 1:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 2:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 2:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 2:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 2:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 3:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 3:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 3:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 3:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 4:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 5:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 6:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 6:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 7:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.08 ft at 7:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 8:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.08 ft at 8:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.09 ft at 8:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.09 ft at 8:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.08 ft at 9:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.08 ft at 9:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 9:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.08 ft at 9:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 10:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 10:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 10:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 10:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.07 ft at 11:00AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.06 ft at 11:15AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:30AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 11:45AM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.04 ft at 12:00PM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 12:15PM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 12:30PM Jan 19, 2018Observed: 3.05 ft at 12:45PM Jan 19, 2018Forecast: 3 ft 7:00PM Jan 19, 2018Forecast: 3 ft 1:00AM Jan 20, 2018Forecast: 3 ft 7:00AM Jan 20, 2018Forecast: 3.1 ft 1:00PM Jan 20, 2018Forecast: 3.1 ft 7:00PM Jan 20, 2018Forecast: 3.2 ft 1:00AM Jan 21, 2018Forecast: 3.5 ft 7:00AM Jan 21, 2018Forecast: 3.7 ft 1:00PM Jan 21, 2018Forecast: 3.8 ft 7:00PM Jan 21, 2018Forecast: 3.9 ft 1:00AM Jan 22, 2018Highest Forecast: 4 ft 7:00AM Jan 22, 2018Forecast: 3.9 ft 1:00PM Jan 22, 2018USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBUCW2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:49PM Jan 19, 2018)ObservedForecast (issued 9:31AM Jan 19)Latest observed value: 3.05 ft at 12:45 PM EST 19-Jan-2018. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Greenbrier River at Buckeye are issued routinely year-round.

Vertical datum height surveyed by the USGS

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Upstream Gauge - at Marlinton Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Renick
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 26.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 24.00 ft on 11/25/1877
(2) 23.20 ft on 11/05/1985
(3) 21.03 ft on 01/19/1996
(4) 20.00 ft on 06/21/1899
(5) 17.50 ft on 02/05/1932
(6) 17.40 ft on 03/07/1967
(7) 17.40 ft on 05/17/1996
(8) 16.75 ft on 01/25/2010
(9) 16.54 ft on 10/09/1976
(10) 16.01 ft on 12/26/1973
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.43 ft on 06/24/2016
(2) 10.72 ft on 03/11/2015
(3) 14.37 ft on 01/31/2013
(4) 12.40 ft on 03/01/2012
(5) 13.67 ft on 04/13/2011
(6) 16.75 ft on 01/25/2010
(7) 15.25 ft on 03/05/2008
(8) 15.87 ft on 03/02/2007
(9) 15.91 ft on 11/20/2003
(10) 13.98 ft on 04/28/2002
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.19 ft on 08/13/1930
(2) 1.24 ft on 10/02/1930
(3) 1.24 ft on 07/25/1934
(4) 1.25 ft on 09/18/1932
(5) 1.39 ft on 10/04/1953
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30 The Greenbrier Trail on the left bank is flooded.
26.5 The bridge roadway near the gage is flooded.
18 Several sections of Steven Hole Road is flooded.
15 The farm land along the river bank near gage is flooded. Steven Hole Road starts to flood.
13 The low spots below river gage are subject to flooding. Also, 13 feet at Buckeye equates to a 10 foot flood stage at Marlinton which is upstream from Buckeye.
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Latitude: 38.185833° N, Longitude: 80.130833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 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 2085.69 ft 2100.69 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 2085.89 ft 2100.89 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 48 hours.

See the Product Description Document link for more details on the interpretation of the 3,7 day graphics.

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Gage was moved to the new bridge 100 yards downstream from old gage. Zero datum has not changed.
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