River Summary
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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DCC001-MDC001-003-005-009-013-017-021-023-025-027-031-033-037-
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027-031-037-057-065-071-050136-

HYDROLOGIC SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1236 PM EST SUN DEC 4 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     2.36    Sun 12 PM   -0.02
  Kitzmiller            9.0     2.32    Sun 12 PM   -0.02
  J Randolph Lake Elev.      1426.67    Sun 12 PM    0.05
  Barnum                        2.72    Sun 12 PM   -0.02
  Luke                 10.5     1.40    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Cumberland           17.0     2.53    Sun 12 PM   -0.01

South Branch Potomac River
  Franklin              7.0     2.22    Sun 11 AM   -0.01
  Petersburg           14.0     4.14    Sun 11 AM   -0.04
  Moorefield                       M    M               M
  Springfield          15.0     2.29    Sun 11 AM   -0.06

North Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Cabins                        4.79    Sun 11 AM   -0.04

South Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Brandywine           10.0     1.54    Sun 11 AM   -0.01
  Moorefield           10.0     2.99    Sun 12 PM    0.00

Potomac River
  Paw Paw              25.0     4.81    Sun 12 PM   -0.08
  Hancock              30.0     3.80    Sun 12 PM   -0.06
  Williamsport         23.0     2.02    Sun 07 AM       M
  Shepherdstown        30.0     2.21    Sun 11 AM    0.08
  Harpers Ferry        18.0        M    M               M
  Point of Rocks       16.0     1.67    Sun 12 PM    0.05
  Edwards Ferry        15.0     3.82    Sun 12 PM   -0.03
  Little Falls         10.0     3.11    Sun 12 PM    0.02

Tidal Potomac River
 Datum of gage is WMLW /NAVD88 plus 2.26 feet/
  DC/Wisconsin Ave.             2.67    Sun 12 PM    2.77
 Datum of gage is NAVD88
  Alexandria Dock               0.38    Sun 12 PM    2.59

Washington Channel
 Datum of gage is MLLW /NAVD88 plus 1.40 feet/
  DC/SW Waterfront              1.66    Sun 12 PM    2.77

Savage River
  Barton                        1.38    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Savage River RS Elev.      1426.78    Sun 12 PM   -0.02
  Bloomington                   0.53    Sun 12 PM    0.00

Georges Creek
  Franklin/Wstrnprt.    8.0     3.07    Sun 12 PM   -0.01

Wills Creek
  Hyndman PA                    1.82    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Cumberland           10.0     2.12    Sun 12 PM   -0.02

Cacapon River
  Great Cacapon         9.0     1.63    Sun 11 AM    0.00

Tonoloway Creek
  Needmore PA                   2.98    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Hancock                       1.99    Sun 12 PM   -0.02

Conococheague Creek
  Fairview             10.0     1.59    Sun 12 PM   -0.03

Opequon Creek
  Berryville           10.0     4.18    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Martinsburg          10.0     2.00    Sun 12 PM   -0.02

Antietam Creek
  Waynesboro PA         6.5     2.28    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Sharpsburg            8.0     2.38    Sun 12 PM   -0.01

Monocacy River
  Bridgeport           13.0     2.57    Sun 11 AM   -0.02
  Frederick/Monocacy            1.83    Sun 12 PM   -0.04
  Frederick/I-70       15.0     1.89    Sun 11 AM   -0.05

Goose Creek
  Middleburg           13.0     2.52    Sun 12 PM   -0.02
  Leesburg             12.0     1.51    Sun 12 PM   -0.02

Seneca Creek
  Dawsonville           7.5     2.03    Sun 12 PM   -0.07

Rock Creek
  Sherrill Drive        7.0     1.93    Sun 12 PM   -0.02
  Joyce Drive                   1.41    Sun 11 AM   -0.02

Bull Run
  Catharpin                     0.88    Sun 11 AM   -0.01
  Manassas Park                 2.94    Sun 11 AM   -0.06

...SHENANDOAH BASIN...
North Fork Shenandoah River
  Cootes Store         15.0     2.52    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Mount Jackson        13.0     2.59    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Burnshire Dam        13.0     1.20    Sun 10 AM    0.00
  Strasburg            17.0     2.08    Sun 12 PM   -0.04

South Fork Shenandoah River
  Lynnwood             16.0     2.55    Sun 12 PM   -0.02
  Luray                14.0     2.43    Sun 12 PM   -0.06
  Front Royal          12.0     1.69    Sun 12 PM   -0.06

Shenandoah River
  Millville            10.0     2.66    Sun 11 AM   -0.16

North River
  Stokesville                   1.79    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Burketown            11.0     2.09    Sun 12 PM   -0.02

Middle River
  Grottoes             12.0     3.70    Sun 12 PM   -0.04

South River
  Waynesboro            9.5     2.52    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Rife Rd-Waynesboro   10.0     2.33    Sun 12 PM       M
  Dooms                11.0     2.35    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Harriston             9.5     2.24    Sun 12 PM    0.00

...RAPPAHANNOCK BASIN...
Rapidan River
  Ruckersville         14.0     1.87    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Culpeper             13.0     0.81    Sun 12 PM   -0.01

Rappahannock River
  Remington            15.0     3.37    Sun 12 PM   -0.04
  West Fredericksbg.   13.0     2.55    Sun 11 AM   -0.03

Tidal Rappahannock River
  Fredericksburg       13.0     0.80    Sun 12 PM    0.80

...PATAPSCO BASIN...
Patapsco River
  Liberty Res - Elev          414.79    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Woodstock - Elev.           236.47    Sun 12 PM   -0.03
  Hollofield           11.0     1.53    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Ellicott City Elev          114.73    Sun 11 AM   -0.02
  Catonsville          20.0    10.69    Sun 11 AM   -0.02
  Patapsco St Park     15.0     5.40    Sun 11 AM   -0.02
  Elkridge - Elev.              7.78    Sun 12 PM   -0.07

...PATUXENT BASIN...
Patuxent River
  Unity                 8.0     2.09    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  below Brighton Dam    9.0     1.82    Sun 12 PM    0.00
  Laurel - I-95         9.5     4.59    Sun 11 AM    0.00
  Laurel - 9th St               4.38    Sun 11 AM    0.00
  Laurel - Avondale             4.79    Sun 12 PM    0.01
  Bowie                19.0     4.93    Sun 12 PM   -0.05
  Bristol Jug Bay               4.33    Sun 11 AM   -0.43

Little Patuxent River
  Centennial - Elev.          310.73    Sun 12 PM    0.01
  Allview - Elev.             271.14    Sun 12 PM   -0.01
  Guilford             11.0     2.61    Sun 04 AM   -0.02
  Savage               10.0     3.33    Sun 12 PM    0.00

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

James River
  Lick Run                      3.03
  Buchanan                      3.78
  Holcomb Rock                  6.67
  Bent Creek                    4.21
  Scottsville                   5.15
  Cartersville                  3.94
  Richmond-Westham              5.94
  Richmond Locks               -0.83

Susquehanna River
  Harrisburg                    4.57
  Marietta                        M
  Conowingo Dam                   M

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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