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Buffalo Creek (NC) near Headwaters Stage (ft)Observed: 6.42 ft at 7:10PM Nov 18, 2020Observed: 7.94 ft at 9:00PM Nov 18, 2020Observed: 7.94 ft at 9:05PM Nov 18, 2020Observed: 6.8 ft at 12:05AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.84 ft at 12:35AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.54 ft at 12:40AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.6 ft at 2:55AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 7.12 ft at 5:20AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.86 ft at 6:35AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 7:50AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 7.78 ft at 9:50AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 7.72 ft at 9:55AM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.16 ft at 2:05PM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.04 ft at 2:30PM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.1 ft at 4:50PM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.62 ft at 6:30PM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 10:25PM Nov 19, 2020Observed: 6.64 ft at 12:05AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 7.2 ft at 2:30AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 7.38 ft at 4:40AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 7.28 ft at 5:05AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 7.62 ft at 7:15AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 2.94 ft at 9:00AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 7.44 ft at 9:40AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 8 ft at 9:50AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 8.14 ft at 9:55AM Nov 20, 2020Highest Observation: 10.96 ft at 10:00AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 8.26 ft at 10:20AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 8.1 ft at 10:30AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 7.7 ft at 10:50AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 6.58 ft at 11:05AM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 6.06 ft at 12:10PM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 5.94 ft at 12:35PM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 5.66 ft at 3:45PM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 5.8 ft at 5:00PM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:15PM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 6.48 ft at 10:40PM Nov 20, 2020Observed: 6.8 ft at 12:05AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.9 ft at 12:20AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 7 ft at 12:35AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.74 ft at 1:10AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:25AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 7.46 ft at 4:45AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 7.56 ft at 6:25AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 11:20AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 5.98 ft at 11:25AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 5.98 ft at 11:40AM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.02 ft at 12:05PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 5.92 ft at 5:25PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.04 ft at 5:40PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:05PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.44 ft at 7:35PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.44 ft at 7:40PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.42 ft at 8:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:30PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 8:55PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.42 ft at 9:00PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 9:05PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.44 ft at 9:15PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.64 ft at 10:40PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.64 ft at 11:45PM Nov 21, 2020Observed: 6.7 ft at 12:05AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 7.34 ft at 4:50AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 7.38 ft at 6:25AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 7.5 ft at 8:10AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 7.72 ft at 9:40AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 7.62 ft at 9:50AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 7.56 ft at 10:05AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 7.24 ft at 10:30AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 6.44 ft at 11:40AM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 6.52 ft at 12:05PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 6.58 ft at 2:50PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:25PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 10:20PM Nov 22, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 12:05AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.82 ft at 12:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.94 ft at 1:10AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 7.16 ft at 2:35AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 7.04 ft at 3:00AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 3:05AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 3:10AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.38 ft at 3:55AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.64 ft at 6:05AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.64 ft at 9:45AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.3 ft at 10:55AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:25AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:30AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.16 ft at 11:50AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 8.16 ft at 11:55AM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.1 ft at 12:05PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.22 ft at 1:50PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.94 ft at 1:55PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.94 ft at 2:00PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 5.88 ft at 2:50PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:05PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.46 ft at 6:10PM Nov 23, 2020Observed: 6.66 ft at 12:05AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.98 ft at 2:40AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.12 ft at 2:55AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.24 ft at 3:05AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.06 ft at 3:20AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 6:05AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.62 ft at 8:00AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 8:15AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.68 ft at 8:40AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.44 ft at 9:30AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 7.48 ft at 10:40AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.96 ft at 10:45AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.92 ft at 11:25AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.78 ft at 11:50AM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.76 ft at 12:05PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.62 ft at 12:10PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.6 ft at 12:20PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 12:30PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.5 ft at 12:45PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.28 ft at 1:45PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.6 ft at 2:05PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 4:15PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.58 ft at 4:45PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.46 ft at 5:00PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:15PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:40PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.58 ft at 5:50PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.68 ft at 6:00PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.88 ft at 11:35PM Nov 24, 2020Observed: 6.96 ft at 12:05AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.84 ft at 1:20AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.86 ft at 1:30AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.5 ft at 6:50AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.5 ft at 6:55AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.5 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.06 ft at 7:20AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.94 ft at 7:35AM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.44 ft at 12:05PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.34 ft at 12:35PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.42 ft at 1:10PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.94 ft at 6:05PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 6.94 ft at 6:10PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.12 ft at 10:25PM Nov 25, 2020Observed: 7.08 ft at 12:05AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.32 ft at 1:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.02 ft at 1:50AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 6.98 ft at 2:40AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.28 ft at 6:55AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 7:25AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 7:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.4 ft at 7:50AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 6.76 ft at 8:45AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 6.58 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 5.92 ft at 10:55AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 5.88 ft at 11:40AM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 5.82 ft at 12:05PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 6.6 ft at 9:35PM Nov 26, 2020Observed: 7.06 ft at 12:05AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.16 ft at 1:05AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 7.14 ft at 1:35AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 6.14 ft at 11:35AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 5.76 ft at 11:45AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 4.98 ft at 11:55AM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 5.4 ft at 12:05PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 5.78 ft at 1:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 6.12 ft at 1:40PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 6.58 ft at 11:15PM Nov 27, 2020Observed: 6.56 ft at 12:05AM Nov 28, 2020BUFN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (8:50AM Nov 28, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.56 ft at 12:05 AM EST 28-Nov-2020. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Buffalo Creek (NC) near Headwaters. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 12
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 9
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 4.82 ft on 12/01/2010
(2) 4.32 ft on 01/25/2010

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 4.82 ft on 12/01/2010
(2) 4.32 ft on 01/25/2010

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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10 ONE HOME ON BUFFALO COVE ROAD WILL FLOOD AND THE ROAD WILL BE FLOODED.
8 BUFFALO COVE ROAD WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD
2 GENERAL RAIN OF 2 INCH IN 6 HRS WILL CAUSE A 1.5 FT RISE.
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Latitude: 36.077500° N, Longitude: 81.526667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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