River Summary
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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SRUS41 KLWX 311811
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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-
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187-193-510-600-610-630-660-683-685-790-820-840-WVC003-023-
027-031-037-057-065-071-010211-

HYDROLOGIC SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
211 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

River levels in the Potomac...Shenandoah...and Rappahannock
basins...

                      Flood    Latest                 6hr
Location              Stage     Stage    Obs Time     Chg

...POTOMAC BASIN...
North Branch Potomac River
  Steyer                9.0     2.67    Tue 01 PM   -0.01
  Kitzmiller            9.0     3.16    Tue 01 PM   -0.02
  J Randolph Lake Elev.      1467.25    Tue 01 PM    0.02
  Barnum                        3.42    Tue 01 PM    0.00
  Luke                 10.5     2.16    Tue 01 PM   -0.06
  Cumberland           17.0     3.43    Tue 01 PM   -0.03

South Branch Potomac River
  Franklin              7.0     2.71    Tue 01 PM   -0.09
  Petersburg           14.0     4.60    Tue 01 PM    0.00
  Moorefield                    8.50    Mon 05 PM       M
  Springfield          15.0     3.09    Tue 01 PM    0.01

North Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Cabins                        5.02    Tue 01 PM   -0.06

South Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Brandywine           10.0     2.41    Tue 01 PM   -0.05
  Moorefield           10.0     3.61    Tue 01 PM   -0.09

Potomac River
  Paw Paw              25.0     7.38    Tue 01 PM   -0.17
  Hancock              30.0     5.83    Tue 01 PM    0.13
  Williamsport         23.0     3.57    Tue 08 AM       M
  Harpers Ferry        18.0     4.18    Tue 01 PM   -0.05
  Point of Rocks       16.0     3.74    Tue 02 PM   -0.07
  Edwards Ferry        15.0     6.21    Tue 02 PM   -0.14
  Little Falls         10.0     4.20    Tue 02 PM    0.00

Tidal Potomac River
 Datum of gage is WMLW /NAVD88 plus 2.26 feet/
  DC/Wisconsin Ave.             3.33    Tue 02 PM    0.59
 Datum of gage is NAVD88
  Alexandria Dock               1.19    Tue 02 PM    0.54

Washington Channel
 Datum of gage is MLLW /NAVD88 plus 1.40 feet/
  DC/SW Waterfront              2.35    Tue 02 PM    0.63

Savage River
  Avilton                       1.74    Tue 02 PM   -0.04
  Barton                        1.79    Tue 01 PM   -0.02
  Savage River RS Elev.      1464.32    Tue 02 PM    0.10
  Bloomington                   0.65    Tue 01 PM   -0.22

Georges Creek
  Franklin/Wstrnprt.    8.0     3.92    Tue 02 PM   -0.02

Wills Creek
  Hyndman PA                    2.19    Tue 01 PM   -0.02
  Cumberland           10.0     3.09    Tue 01 PM   -0.03

Cacapon River
  Great Cacapon         9.0     2.81    Tue 01 PM    0.04

Tonoloway Creek
  Needmore PA                   3.30    Tue 01 PM    0.00
  Hancock                       2.46    Tue 02 PM   -0.04

Conococheague Creek
  Fairview             10.0     2.23    Tue 02 PM   -0.02

Opequon Creek
  Berryville           10.0     4.31    Tue 02 PM   -0.01
  Martinsburg          10.0     2.66    Tue 02 PM   -0.01

Antietam Creek
  Waynesboro PA         6.5     2.72    Tue 02 PM    0.00
  Sharpsburg            8.0     2.97    Tue 01 PM   -0.02

Monocacy River
  Bridgeport           13.0     2.77    Tue 01 PM   -0.09
  Frederick/Monocacy            2.48    Tue 01 PM   -0.04
  Frederick/I-70       15.0     2.62    Tue 01 PM   -0.02

Goose Creek
  Middleburg           13.0     3.05    Tue 02 PM    0.00
  Leesburg             12.0     2.21    Tue 02 PM   -0.03

Seneca Creek
  Dawsonville           7.5     2.21    Tue 02 PM    0.06

Rock Creek
  Sherrill Drive        7.0     2.15    Tue 01 PM   -0.02
  Joyce Drive                   1.65    Tue 12 PM   -0.02

Bull Run
  Catharpin                     1.15    Tue 01 PM   -0.01
  Manassas Park                 3.21    Tue 01 PM   -0.01

...SHENANDOAH BASIN...
North Fork Shenandoah River
  Cootes Store         15.0     3.27    Tue 01 PM   -0.02
  Mount Jackson        13.0     3.58    Tue 02 PM    0.00
  Burnshire Dam        13.0     3.70    Tue 10 AM   -0.10
  Strasburg            17.0     2.96    Tue 02 PM   -0.02

South Fork Shenandoah River
  Lynnwood             16.0     3.65    Tue 02 PM   -0.05
  Luray                14.0     3.95    Tue 02 PM   -0.09
  Front Royal          12.0     2.70    Tue 01 PM       M

Shenandoah River
  Millville            10.0     4.09    Tue 01 PM   -0.08

North River
  Stokesville                   2.35    Tue 02 PM   -0.06
  Burketown            11.0     3.49    Tue 02 PM   -0.03

Middle River
  Grottoes             12.0     4.29    Tue 01 PM   -0.05

South River
  Waynesboro            9.5     2.87    Tue 01 PM   -0.01
  Rife Rd-Waynesboro   10.0     2.91    Tue 02 PM       M
  Dooms                11.0     2.91    Tue 02 PM    0.00
  Harriston             9.5     2.55    Tue 02 PM   -0.02

...RAPPAHANNOCK BASIN...
Rapidan River
  Ruckersville         14.0     2.46    Tue 02 PM   -0.05
  Culpeper             13.0     1.62    Tue 02 PM   -0.02

Rappahannock River
  Remington            15.0     4.17    Tue 01 PM   -0.03
  West Fredericksbg.   13.0     3.23    Tue 01 PM    0.00

Tidal Rappahannock River
  Fredericksburg       13.0     3.90    Tue 02 PM    2.50

...PATAPSCO BASIN...
Patapsco River
  Liberty Res - Elev          419.60    Tue 02 PM   -0.05
  Woodstock - Elev.           236.62    Tue 02 PM   -0.12
  Hollofield           11.0     1.81    Tue 01 PM   -0.02
  Ellicott City Elev          115.07    Tue 02 PM   -0.02
  Catonsville          20.0    10.97    Tue 01 PM   -0.03
  Patapsco St Park     15.0     5.79    Tue 01 PM    0.00
  Elkridge - Elev.                 M    M               M

...PATUXENT BASIN...
Patuxent River
  Unity                 8.0     2.22    Tue 02 PM    0.01
  below Brighton Dam    9.0     1.94    Tue 02 PM    0.00
  Laurel - I-95         9.5        M    M               M
  Laurel - 9th St               4.23    Tue 01 PM   -0.01
  Laurel - Avondale                M    M               M
  Bowie                19.0     5.88    Tue 02 PM   -0.33
  Bristol Jug Bay               4.17    Tue 01 PM    2.07

Little Patuxent River
  Centennial - Elev.          309.40    Tue 01 PM    0.00
  Allview - Elev.             271.44    Tue 01 PM   -0.02
  Guilford             11.0     2.92    Tue 02 PM   -0.05
  Savage               10.0     3.76    Tue 01 PM   -0.05

 ...Readings from outside the Sterling Hydrologic Service Area...

James River
  Lick Run                      3.09
  Buchanan                      3.78
  Holcomb Rock                  6.22
  Bent Creek                    4.19
  Scottsville                   5.48
  Cartersville                  4.15
  Richmond-Westham              5.83
  Richmond Locks                1.61

Susquehanna River
  Harrisburg                    4.16
  Marietta                     35.64
  Conowingo Dam                14.20

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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