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Greenbrier River at Buckeye Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 4.94 ft at 1:00AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 1:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 1:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 2:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 3:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 3:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 3:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 4:00AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 4:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 4:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 5:00AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 5:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 6:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 6:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 7:00AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 7:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 7:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 7:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:00AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 8:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.68 ft at 9:00AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.67 ft at 9:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.67 ft at 9:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 9:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.68 ft at 10:00AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.66 ft at 10:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 10:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.68 ft at 11:15AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.66 ft at 11:30AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.67 ft at 11:45AM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.68 ft at 12:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.65 ft at 1:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 1:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 2:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 2:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 3:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 3:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 3:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.55 ft at 4:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.55 ft at 4:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.51 ft at 6:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.51 ft at 6:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.53 ft at 6:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.5 ft at 6:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.46 ft at 7:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 7:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.51 ft at 7:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.49 ft at 7:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.48 ft at 8:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 8:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.49 ft at 8:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 8:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.46 ft at 9:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 9:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.43 ft at 9:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.41 ft at 9:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.43 ft at 10:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 10:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 10:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:00PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:15PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:30PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.41 ft at 11:45PM Feb 15, 2019Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 12:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.38 ft at 1:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 1:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 1:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 2:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.33 ft at 2:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.32 ft at 2:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 3:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.39 ft at 3:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.35 ft at 5:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.28 ft at 7:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.26 ft at 7:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.27 ft at 8:00AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.24 ft at 8:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.25 ft at 9:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.23 ft at 10:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:30AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.21 ft at 11:15AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.2 ft at 11:45AM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.18 ft at 12:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:00PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.14 ft at 2:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.09 ft at 3:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.09 ft at 3:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.09 ft at 4:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.08 ft at 5:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:00PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.07 ft at 6:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.09 ft at 6:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.08 ft at 6:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.07 ft at 7:00PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.06 ft at 7:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.06 ft at 7:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.04 ft at 8:00PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.03 ft at 8:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.02 ft at 8:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.05 ft at 8:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.02 ft at 9:00PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.03 ft at 9:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.04 ft at 9:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.04 ft at 9:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.01 ft at 10:00PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.01 ft at 10:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.02 ft at 10:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.01 ft at 10:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.02 ft at 11:00PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.02 ft at 11:15PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 3.98 ft at 11:30PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4.02 ft at 11:45PM Feb 16, 2019Observed: 4 ft at 12:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 4.01 ft at 12:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.98 ft at 12:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.99 ft at 12:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.98 ft at 1:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 1:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.96 ft at 2:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 2:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 2:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.97 ft at 2:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.98 ft at 3:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.99 ft at 3:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.99 ft at 3:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 3:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.96 ft at 4:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.96 ft at 4:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 4:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.93 ft at 5:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.94 ft at 5:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.93 ft at 5:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.91 ft at 5:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.92 ft at 6:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 6:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.92 ft at 6:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.9 ft at 6:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.89 ft at 7:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.89 ft at 7:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.89 ft at 7:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.89 ft at 8:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.87 ft at 8:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.88 ft at 8:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 8:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.87 ft at 9:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.88 ft at 9:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 9:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.83 ft at 9:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 10:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.82 ft at 10:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 11:00AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.86 ft at 11:15AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 11:30AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.8 ft at 11:45AM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 12:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.81 ft at 12:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 12:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 12:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.82 ft at 1:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.83 ft at 1:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.81 ft at 1:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.83 ft at 2:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 2:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.82 ft at 2:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.83 ft at 2:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 3:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.8 ft at 3:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.78 ft at 3:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 3:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 4:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 4:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.75 ft at 4:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.76 ft at 5:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 5:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 6:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 6:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.77 ft at 6:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 6:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 7:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 7:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.78 ft at 7:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.81 ft at 7:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 8:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.79 ft at 8:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.82 ft at 8:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.81 ft at 9:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.84 ft at 9:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 9:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.85 ft at 9:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.88 ft at 10:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.91 ft at 10:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.9 ft at 10:45PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.9 ft at 11:00PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:15PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:30PM Feb 17, 2019Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:45PM Feb 17, 2019Forecast: 3.9 ft 1:00AM Feb 18, 2019Forecast: 4.4 ft 7:00AM Feb 18, 2019Forecast: 5 ft 1:00PM Feb 18, 2019Highest Forecast: 5.2 ft 7:00PM Feb 18, 2019Highest Forecast: 5.2 ft 1:00AM Feb 19, 2019Forecast: 5.1 ft 7:00AM Feb 19, 2019Forecast: 4.9 ft 1:00PM Feb 19, 2019Forecast: 4.7 ft 7:00PM Feb 19, 2019Forecast: 4.5 ft 1:00AM Feb 20, 2019Forecast: 4.4 ft 7:00AM Feb 20, 2019Forecast: 4.2 ft 1:00PM Feb 20, 2019Forecast: 4.1 ft 7:00PM Feb 20, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBUCW2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (12:34AM Feb 18, 2019)ObservedForecast (issued 9:48AM Feb 17)Latest observed value: 3.95 ft at 11:45 PM EST 17-Feb-2019. 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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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 05/17/1996
(7) 17.40 ft on 03/07/1967
(8) 16.75 ft on 01/25/2010
(9) 16.54 ft on 10/09/1976
(10) 16.01 ft on 12/26/1974
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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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For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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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.
14 More low spots along the river are flooded. Also, 14 feet at Buckeye equates to a 10 foot flood stage at Marlinton which is upstream from Buckeye.
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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Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
3 Day (SREF) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
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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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