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River Summary (RVA)

Issued by Baltimore/Washington (LWX)

                            
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SRUS41 KLWX 210500
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-
027-031-037-057-065-071-211300-
 
Hydrologic Summary
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
100 AM EDT Sat Sep 21 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     2.12    Sat 12 AM    0.01
  Kitzmiller            9.0     1.83    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
  J Randolph Lake Elev.      1440.53    Sat 12 AM   -0.23
  Barnum                        2.94    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Luke                 10.5     1.59    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Cumberland           17.0     2.48    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
South Branch Potomac River
  Franklin              7.0     1.63    Sat 01 AM    0.00
  Petersburg           14.0     3.29    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Moorefield                       M    M               M
  Springfield          15.0     1.05    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
North Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Cabins                        3.76    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
 
South Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Brandywine           10.0     1.18    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
  Moorefield           10.0     2.79    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
Potomac River
  Paw Paw              25.0     3.50    Sat 12 AM   -0.03
  Hancock              30.0     2.79    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Williamsport         23.0     1.50    Fri 06 AM       M
  Shepherdstown        30.0     1.82    Sat 12 AM   -0.15
  Harpers Ferry        18.0        M    M               M
  Point of Rocks       16.0     1.05    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Edwards Ferry        15.0     2.94    Sat 01 AM   -0.02
  Little Falls         10.0     2.81    Sat 01 AM   -0.02
 
Tidal Potomac River
 Datum of gage is WMLW /NAVD88 plus 2.26 feet/
  DC/Wisconsin Ave.             5.12    Sat 01 AM    2.90
 Datum of gage is NAVD88
  Alexandria Dock               2.90    Sat 01 AM    2.71
 
Washington Channel
 Datum of gage is MLLW /NAVD88 plus 1.40 feet/
  DC/SW Waterfront              4.11    Sat 01 AM    2.83
 
Savage River
  Barton                        1.10    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Savage River RS Elev.      1449.42    Sat 12 AM   -0.07
  Bloomington                   0.50    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
Georges Creek
  Franklin/Wstrnprt.    8.0     2.90    Sat 01 AM   -0.01
 
Wills Creek
  Hyndman PA                    1.50    Sat 12 AM    0.01
  Cumberland           10.0     1.83    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
Cacapon River
  Great Cacapon         9.0     1.37    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
 
Tonoloway Creek
  Needmore PA                   2.69    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
  Hancock                       1.52    Sat 01 AM   -0.01
 
Conococheague Creek
  Fairview             10.0     1.45    Sat 01 AM    0.00
 
Opequon Creek  
  Berryville           10.0     4.11    Sat 01 AM    0.01
  Martinsburg          10.0     2.01    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
Antietam Creek  
  Waynesboro PA         6.5     2.31    Sat 01 AM   -0.01
  Sharpsburg            8.0     2.56    Sat 12 AM    0.01
 
Monocacy River  
  Bridgeport           13.0     1.91    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
  Frederick/Monocacy            1.56    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Frederick/I-70       15.0     1.53    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
Goose Creek     
  Middleburg           13.0     2.07    Sat 01 AM    0.00
  Leesburg             12.0     1.07    Sat 01 AM    0.00
 
Seneca Creek    
  Dawsonville           7.5     2.03    Sat 01 AM    0.00
 
Rock Creek     
  Sherrill Drive        7.0     1.71    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
  Joyce Drive                   1.27    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
Bull Run       
  Catharpin                     0.52    Fri 11 PM    0.00
  Manassas Park                 2.61    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
...SHENANDOAH BASIN...
North Fork Shenandoah River
  Cootes Store         15.0     2.08    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Mount Jackson        13.0     2.39    Sat 01 AM    0.00
  Burnshire Dam        13.0        M    M               M
  Strasburg            17.0     1.84    Sat 01 AM   -0.01
 
South Fork Shenandoah River
  Lynnwood             16.0     2.39    Sat 01 AM    0.01
  Luray                14.0     1.98    Sat 01 AM   -0.04
  Front Royal          12.0     1.21    Sat 12 AM   -0.03
 
Shenandoah River
  Millville            10.0     1.70    Sat 12 AM    0.02
 
North River     
  Stokesville                   1.68    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Burketown            11.0     1.91    Sat 01 AM    0.00
 
Middle River    
  Grottoes             12.0     3.44    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
 
South River     
  Waynesboro            9.5     2.48    Sat 12 AM    0.01
  Rife Rd-Waynesboro   10.0     1.99    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Dooms                11.0        M    M               M
  Harriston             9.5     2.17    Sat 01 AM    0.02
 
...RAPPAHANNOCK BASIN...
Rapidan River
  Ruckersville         14.0     1.50    Sat 01 AM   -0.01
  Culpeper             13.0     0.55    Sat 01 AM    0.00
 
Rappahannock River
  Remington            15.0     2.65    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  West Fredericksbg.   13.0     1.79    Sat 12 AM   -0.01
 
Tidal Rappahannock River
  Fredericksburg       13.0        M    M               M
 
...PATAPSCO BASIN...
Patapsco River
  Liberty Res - Elev          419.11    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Woodstock - Elev.           235.43    Sat 12 AM    0.14
  Hollofield           11.0     1.43    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Ellicott City Elev          114.98    Sat 01 AM    0.47
  Catonsville          20.0    10.34    Sat 12 AM    0.01
  Patapsco St Park     15.0        M    M               M
  Elkridge - Elev.              8.55    Sat 12 AM    0.03
 
...PATUXENT BASIN...
Patuxent River
  Unity                 8.0     1.99    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  below Brighton Dam    9.0     1.26    Sat 01 AM    0.01
  Laurel - I-95         9.5     4.29    Sat 12 AM   -0.06
  Laurel - 9th St               3.94    Sat 01 AM   -0.05
  Laurel - Avondale             4.70    Fri 07 PM    0.01
  Bowie                19.0     4.28    Sat 01 AM   -0.02
 
Little Patuxent River
  Centennial - Elev.          309.52    Sat 12 AM   -0.02
  Allview - Elev.             270.88    Sat 12 AM    0.00
  Guilford             11.0     2.35    Sat 12 AM    0.01
  Savage               10.0     2.91    Sat 12 AM    0.00
 
 ...Readings from outside the Sterling Hydrologic Service Area...
 
James River
  Lick Run                      1.80
  Buchanan                      2.21
  Holcomb Rock                  4.49
  Bent Creek                    2.77
  Scottsville                   2.77
  Cartersville                  0.89
  Richmond-Westham              3.55
  Richmond Locks                1.28
 
Susquehanna River
  Harrisburg                    3.32
  Marietta                     33.38
  Conowingo Dam                 9.03
 
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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