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Buffalo Creek near Haigler Stage (ft)Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 5:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 6:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:15PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:45PM May 19, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 12:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 12:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 1:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 1:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.98 ft at 1:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 2:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 3:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 3:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 3:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 4:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 5:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.97 ft at 7:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 8:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 10:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:15AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:30AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:45AM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 12:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 1:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 2:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 3:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.95 ft at 4:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 4:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.93 ft at 8:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.93 ft at 9:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 0.98 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2024Observed: 1 ft at 11:15PM May 20, 2024Observed: 1.06 ft at 11:30PM May 20, 2024Observed: 1.09 ft at 11:45PM May 20, 2024Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.1 ft at 12:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.11 ft at 12:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.1 ft at 12:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.12 ft at 1:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.16 ft at 2:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.17 ft at 2:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.18 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.19 ft at 3:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.21 ft at 3:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.22 ft at 3:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.3 ft at 4:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.34 ft at 6:15AM May 21, 2024Highest Observation: 1.35 ft at 6:30AM May 21, 2024Highest Observation: 1.35 ft at 6:45AM May 21, 2024Highest Observation: 1.35 ft at 7:00AM May 21, 2024Highest Observation: 1.35 ft at 7:15AM May 21, 2024Highest Observation: 1.35 ft at 7:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.34 ft at 7:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 8:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 9:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:00AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:15AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:30AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 11:45AM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.31 ft at 1:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.3 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.3 ft at 2:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.3 ft at 2:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 2:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.29 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 4:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 5:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 7:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 8:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 10:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:15PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:30PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 11:45PM May 21, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 12:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 12:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 12:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 1:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.28 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 4:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 5:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.25 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 8:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.24 ft at 9:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.23 ft at 10:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.22 ft at 10:45AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:15AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2024Observed: 1.22 ft at 11:45AM May 22, 2024USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHBCN1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:51PM May 22, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.22 ft at 11:45 AM MDT 22-May-2024. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: The current flows in cubic feet per second, are approximate and may be affected by debris, aquatic growth, and seasonal ice in the river.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Buffalo Creek near Haigler. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 11
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 6.45 ft on 07/23/2020
(2) 5.93 ft on 01/03/1976
(3) 5.53 ft on 03/31/1980
(4) 5.22 ft on 04/19/1977
(5) 5.06 ft on 12/20/1974
(6) 4.90 ft on 03/04/1979
(7) 4.89 ft on 01/29/1973
(8) 4.84 ft on 06/05/1978
(9) 4.78 ft on 03/27/1959
(10) 4.76 ft on 05/29/1975
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 1.61 ft on 03/14/2021
(2) 6.45 ft on 07/23/2020
(3) 1.44 ft on 05/21/2019
(4) 2.01 ft on 05/20/2018
(5) 1.85 ft on 03/24/2017
(6) 2.37 ft on 04/16/2016
(7) 1.91 ft on 05/23/2015
(8) 1.73 ft on 06/09/2014
(9) 1.39 ft on 08/07/2013
(10) 2.19 ft on 04/27/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.76 ft on 10/13/1940

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11 A farm residence is about a quarter mile south of the gauge site. When the creek starts to flood, it will start to impact the eastern end of the farmstead. However, the creek would have to spread an eighth to a quarter mile to reach the residence.
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Latitude: 40.039444° N, Longitude: 101.866667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11 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 3189 ft 3200 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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