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FOUS71 KRHA 020754
FFHVA2
HEADWATER STATEMENT FOR THE POTOMAC AND JAMES BASINS
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
254 AM EST Mon Mar 2 2015

APPROXIMATE 1/3/6/12-HR BASIN AVERAGED RAINFALL (INCHES)
REQUIRED TO CAUSE MINOR, MODERATE, AND MAJOR FLOODING AT
THE INDICATED HEADWATER LOCATIONS.

.B RHA 150302 Z DH06/DC1503020754 /DUE/PPHCF/PPTCF/PPQCF/PPKCF
:
:IDENT    1HR   3HR   6HR  12HR  HEADWATER NAME
:======= ====  ====  ====  ====  ====================
:
: NWS STERLING SERVICE AREA...
:  POTOMAC BASIN...
:  North Branch Potomac River...
KITM2     1.8/  2.5/  3.0/  3.9 :Kitzmiller (9ft.)
:KITM2md  3.0/  4.3/  5.3/  7.4 :Kitzmiller (12)
:KITM2mj  4.7/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0 :Kitzmiller (15)
:  Georges Creek...
WSTM2     1.5/  1.6/  1.9/  2.1 :Westernport (8ft.)
:WSTM2md  2.2/  2.4/  2.7/  3.1 :Westernport (10)
:WSTM2mj  2.9/  3.2/  3.6/  4.1 :Westernport (12)
:  South Branch Potomac River...
FKLW2     1.8/  2.3/  2.4/  2.7 :Franklin (7ft.)
:FKLW2md  2.5/  3.4/  3.6/  4.1 :Franklin (9)
:FKLW2mj  3.0/  4.2/  4.5/  5.2 :Franklin (11)
:  South River...
WAYV2     3.1/  3.4/  4.3/  4.5 :Waynesboro (9.5ft.)
:WAYV2md  3.7/  4.1/  5.4/  5.7 :Waynesboro (11)
:WAYV2mj  4.7/  5.2/  7.2/  7.7 :Waynesboro (13)
:  North Fork Shenandoah River...
COOV2     4.2/  4.8/  5.5/  5.5 :Cootes Store (15ft)
:COOV2md  4.8/  5.4/  6.3/  6.4 :Cootes Store (18)
:COOV2mj  6.1/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0 :Cootes Store (21)
:  Antietam Creek...
SACM2     3.3/  3.3/  3.3/  3.5 :Sharpsburg (8ft.)
:SACM2md  4.1/  4.1/  4.2/  4.5 :Sharpsburg (10)
:SACM2mj  4.9/  4.9/  5.1/  5.5 :Sharpsburg (12)
:  Seneca Creek...
DAWM2     2.4/  2.5/  2.6/  2.8 :Dawsonville (7.5ft)
:DAWM2md  4.5/  4.9/  5.1/  5.6 :Dawsonville (11)
:DAWM2mj  6.5/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0 :Dawsonville (16)
:
: NWS BLACKSBURG SERVICE AREA...
:  Maury River...
BVSV2     4.2/  4.6/  5.0/  5.2 :Buena Vista (17ft.)
:BVSV2cs  3.2/  3.4/  3.7/  3.7 :Buena Vista (13)
:BVSV2md  4.8/  5.3/  5.8/  6.0 :Buena Vista (19)
:BVSV2mj  5.4/  6.0/  6.6/  6.9 :Buena Vista (21)
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