Data is updated every year about October/November time period



Buffumville Dam, Little River
Peak Pool Levels
by Water Year
(1959 - Present)
Drainage Area:  27 sq. miles
Normal Pool:  11 ft.
Gate Invert Elev.:  481.5 ft. NGVD
1" Runoff =   1,440 ac-ft
Storage at Spillway Crest:   8.0 in. / 12,720 ac-ft



Date
Annual Peak
Pool Level (ft)
Storage Utilized
Inches Acre-Feet Percent
04 Apr 1959 19.0 1.3 1,900 17
     
01 Apr 1960 16.5 0.9 1,235 11
01 Mar 1961 13.9 0.4 618 5
02 Apr 1962 17.6 1.1 1,516 13
29 Mar 1963 16.8 0.9 1,310 12
16 Apr 1964 13.7 0.4 600 6
18 May 1965 12.9 0.3 408 4
27 Mar 1966 14.0 0.5 640 6
27 May 1967 17.2 1.0 1,412 12
21 Mar 1968 28.4 3.5 4,932 44
27 Mar 1969 15.9 0.8 1,086 10
     
06 Apr 1970 18.8 1.3 1,844 16
04 Apr 1971 12.7 0.3 384 3
23 Mar 1972 21.8 1.9 2,710 24
04 Feb 1973 17.8 1.1 1,568 14
23 Dec 1973 21.0 1.8 2,470 22
22 Mar 1975 13.3 0.3 486 4
29 Jan 1976 18.3 1.2 1,704 15
15 Mar 1977 19.2 1.4 1,956 17
29 Jan 1978 19.8 1.5 2,124 19
26 Jan 1979 27.2 3.2 4,492 40
     
23 Mar 1980 19.5 1.4 2,040 18
27 Feb 1981 18.1 1.2 1,648 15
08 Jun 1982 24.8 2.6 3,664 32
26 Apr 1983 22.5 2.1 2,925 26
04 Jun 1984 25.1 2.7 3,764 33
14 Mar 1985 12.2 0.2 324 3
17 Mar 1986 19.6 1.5 2,068 18
09 Apr 1987 32.5 4.6 6,545 58
28 Mar 1988 13.8 0.4 596 5
15 Aug 1989 16.7 0.9 1,285 11
     
23 Oct 1989 19.6 1.5 2,068 18
06 Mar 1991 13.7 0.4 574 5
25 Nov 1991 13.9 0.4 618 5
12 Apr 1993 27.1 3.2 4,456 39
14 Mar 1994 14.7 0.6 801 7
26 Dec 1994 13.3 0.3 486 4
20 Apr 1996 25.1 2.7 3,764 33
22 Dec 1996 18.3 1.2 1,701 15
12 Mar 1998 24.7 2.6 3,631 32
26 Jan 1999 16.3 0.8 1,183 10
     
24 Apr 2000 18.5 1.3 1,774 16
01 Apr 2001 18.8 1.3 1,847 16
15 May 2002 13.4 0.4 519 5
24 Mar 2003 17.7 1.1 1,550 14
16 Apr 2004 17.1 1.0 1,391 12
04 Apr 2005 18.1 1.2 1,700 15
17 Oct 2005 26.4 2.9 4,210 37
18 Apr 2007 19.7 1.5 2,096 18
10 Mar 2008 20.6 1.7 2,354 21
14 Dec 2008 19.0 1.4 1,900 17
     
01 Apr 2010 26.6 3.0 4,280 38
12 Mar 2011 24.6 2.6 3,610 32
09 Dec 2011 15.3 0.7 935 9
15 Jun 2013 15.8 0.8 1,050 10
01 Apr 2014 19.3 1.4 1,978 18
06 Apr 2015 13.1 0.3 444 4
08 Apr 2016 12.3 0.2 340 3
07 Apr 2017 15.9 0.8 1,088 10
18 Apr 2018 13.2 0.3 466 4
16 Apr 2019 13.8 0.4 596 5
     
15 Apr 2020 13.4 0.4 519 5
04 Sep 2021 18.8 1.3 1,855 16