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River Summary (RVA)

Issued by Baltimore/Washington (LWX)

                            
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SRUS41 KLWX 181700
RVALWX
DCC001-MDC001-003-005-009-013-017-021-023-025-027-031-033-037-
043-510-PAC001-009-055-057-VAC013-015-033-043-047-059-061-069-
079-099-103-107-113-133-137-139-153-157-159-165-171-177-179-
187-193-510-600-610-630-660-683-685-790-820-840-WVC003-023-
027-031-037-057-065-071-190059-
 
Hydrologic Summary
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
100 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

River levels in the Potomac...Shenandoah...and Rappahannock
basins...
 
River levels shown here may be inaccurate as measurements 
could be affected by ice. Use readings with caution.
 
                      Flood    Latest                 6hr 
Location              Stage     Stage    Obs Time     Chg 
 
...POTOMAC BASIN...
North Branch Potomac River
  Steyer                9.0     2.13    Wed 12 PM   -0.02
  Kitzmiller            9.0     1.79    Wed 12 PM   -0.01
  J Randolph Lake Elev.      1441.69    Wed 12 PM   -0.11
  Barnum                        2.93    Wed 12 PM   -0.01
  Luke                 10.5     1.60    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Cumberland           17.0     2.49    Wed 12 PM    0.00
 
South Branch Potomac River
  Franklin              7.0     1.65    Wed 01 PM    0.00
  Petersburg           14.0     3.31    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Moorefield                       M    M               M
  Springfield          15.0     1.07    Wed 12 PM    0.00
 
North Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Cabins                        3.81    Wed 12 PM    0.02
 
South Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Brandywine           10.0     1.18    Wed 12 PM    0.01
  Moorefield           10.0     2.79    Wed 12 PM    0.00
 
Potomac River
  Paw Paw              25.0     3.58    Wed 12 PM    0.01
  Hancock              30.0     2.89    Wed 12 PM   -0.04
  Williamsport         23.0     1.73    Wed 06 AM       M
  Shepherdstown        30.0     2.30    Wed 12 PM    0.09
  Harpers Ferry        18.0        M    M               M
  Point of Rocks       16.0     1.27    Wed 12 PM    0.09
  Edwards Ferry        15.0     3.00    Wed 01 PM    0.00
  Little Falls         10.0     2.80    Wed 01 PM    0.00
 
Tidal Potomac River
 Datum of gage is WMLW /NAVD88 plus 2.26 feet/
  DC/Wisconsin Ave.             4.73    Wed 01 PM    2.02
 Datum of gage is NAVD88
  Alexandria Dock               2.58    Wed 01 PM    1.85
 
Washington Channel
 Datum of gage is MLLW /NAVD88 plus 1.40 feet/
  DC/SW Waterfront              3.83    Wed 01 PM    2.14
 
Savage River
  Barton                        1.14    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Savage River RS Elev.      1450.18    Wed 12 PM   -0.08
  Bloomington                   0.50    Wed 12 PM    0.00
 
Georges Creek
  Franklin/Wstrnprt.    8.0     2.95    Wed 01 PM    0.02
 
Wills Creek
  Hyndman PA                    1.53    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Cumberland           10.0     1.89    Wed 12 PM    0.00
 
Cacapon River
  Great Cacapon         9.0     1.41    Wed 12 PM   -0.02
 
Tonoloway Creek
  Needmore PA                   2.75    Wed 12 PM   -0.01
  Hancock                       1.52    Wed 01 PM    0.00
 
Conococheague Creek
  Fairview             10.0     1.46    Wed 01 PM    0.00
 
Opequon Creek  
  Berryville           10.0     4.13    Wed 01 PM    0.02
  Martinsburg          10.0     2.02    Wed 10 AM    0.01
 
Antietam Creek  
  Waynesboro PA         6.5     2.35    Wed 01 PM    0.03
  Sharpsburg            8.0     2.59    Wed 12 PM   -0.01
 
Monocacy River  
  Bridgeport           13.0     1.98    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Frederick/Monocacy            1.60    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Frederick/I-70       15.0     1.58    Wed 12 PM    0.00
 
Goose Creek     
  Middleburg           13.0     2.10    Wed 01 PM   -0.01
  Leesburg             12.0     1.13    Wed 01 PM   -0.01
 
Seneca Creek    
  Dawsonville           7.5     2.03    Wed 01 PM    0.02
 
Rock Creek     
  Sherrill Drive        7.0     1.73    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Joyce Drive                   1.30    Wed 12 PM   -0.01
 
Bull Run       
  Catharpin                     0.53    Wed 11 AM    0.00
  Manassas Park                 2.62    Wed 12 PM   -0.02
 
...SHENANDOAH BASIN...
North Fork Shenandoah River
  Cootes Store         15.0     2.10    Wed 12 PM    0.03
  Mount Jackson        13.0     2.40    Wed 01 PM   -0.01
  Burnshire Dam        13.0        M    M               M
  Strasburg            17.0     1.87    Wed 01 PM   -0.01
 
South Fork Shenandoah River
  Lynnwood             16.0     2.42    Wed 01 PM    0.00
  Luray                14.0     2.17    Wed 01 PM    0.15
  Front Royal          12.0     1.24    Wed 12 PM    0.03
 
Shenandoah River
  Millville            10.0     1.76    Wed 12 PM    0.02
 
North River     
  Stokesville                   1.69    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Burketown            11.0     1.93    Wed 01 PM    0.02
 
Middle River    
  Grottoes             12.0     3.48    Wed 12 PM    0.00
 
South River     
  Waynesboro            9.5     2.48    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Rife Rd-Waynesboro   10.0     2.02    Wed 12 PM    0.02
  Dooms                11.0        M    M               M
  Harriston             9.5     2.18    Wed 01 PM    0.00
 
...RAPPAHANNOCK BASIN...
Rapidan River
  Ruckersville         14.0     1.54    Wed 01 PM   -0.02
  Culpeper             13.0     0.58    Wed 01 PM   -0.01
 
Rappahannock River
  Remington            15.0     2.71    Wed 12 PM   -0.01
  West Fredericksbg.   13.0     1.86    Wed 12 PM   -0.02
 
Tidal Rappahannock River
  Fredericksburg       13.0        M    M               M
 
...PATAPSCO BASIN...
Patapsco River
  Liberty Res - Elev          419.20    Wed 12 PM   -0.02
  Woodstock - Elev.           235.26    Wed 12 PM   -0.26
  Hollofield           11.0     1.44    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Ellicott City Elev          114.90    Wed 01 PM   -0.10
  Catonsville          20.0    10.36    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Patapsco St Park     15.0        M    M               M
  Elkridge - Elev.              8.54    Wed 12 PM   -0.44
 
...PATUXENT BASIN...
Patuxent River
  Unity                 8.0     2.00    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  below Brighton Dam    9.0     1.25    Wed 01 PM    0.00
  Laurel - I-95         9.5     4.31    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Laurel - 9th St               3.92    Wed 01 PM    0.09
  Laurel - Avondale             4.66    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Bowie                19.0     4.35    Wed 01 PM   -0.01
 
Little Patuxent River
  Centennial - Elev.          309.58    Wed 12 PM    0.02
  Allview - Elev.                  M    M               M
  Guilford             11.0     2.34    Wed 12 PM    0.00
  Savage               10.0     2.93    Wed 12 PM   -0.01
 
 ...Readings from outside the Sterling Hydrologic Service Area...
 
James River
  Lick Run                      1.83
  Buchanan                      2.25
  Holcomb Rock                  4.50
  Bent Creek                    2.80
  Scottsville                   2.86
  Cartersville                  0.97
  Richmond-Westham              3.59
  Richmond Locks                0.55
 
Susquehanna River
  Harrisburg                    3.46
  Marietta                     33.79
  Conowingo Dam                12.13
 
Note - these data are preliminary. Full quality control may not
have been performed, and gage malfunctions may occur.
 
During periods of high water or flooding, crest forecast updates  
can be obtained in the river flood warnings (WBCFLWLWX) and river 
flood statements (WBCFLSLWX). Updated hydrologic information can 
also be obtained from our web page at http://weather.gov/washington
 
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