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FOUS71 KRHA 190150
FFHVA2
HEADWATER STATEMENT FOR THE POTOMAC AND JAMES BASINS
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
932 PM EDT TUE JUN 11 2024

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 240612 Z DH00/DC2406120132/DUE/PPHCF/PPTCF/PPQCF/PPKCF
:
:IDENT    1HR   3HR   6HR  12HR  HEADWATER NAME
:======= ====  ====  ====  ====  ====================
:
: NWS STERLING SERVICE AREA...
:  POTOMAC BASIN...
:  North Branch Potomac River...
KITM2     2.1/  3.0/  3.6/  4.6 :Kitzmiller (9ft)
:KITM2md  3.8/  5.3/  6.5/  8.0  Kitzmiller (11)
:KITM2mj  5.8/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0  Kitzmiller (13)
:  Georges Creek...
WSTM2     2.7/  2.9/  3.2/  3.5 :Westernport (8ft)
:WSTM2md  4.5/  4.8/  5.3/  5.9  Westernport (10)
:WSTM2mj  6.5/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0  Westernport (12)
:  South Branch Potomac River...
FKLW2     3.0/  3.5/  3.6/  3.9 :Franklin (7ft)
:FKLW2md  3.4/  4.2/  4.4/  4.9  Franklin (9)
:FKLW2mj  4.0/  5.1/  5.4/  5.9  Franklin (11)
:  South River...
WAYV2     4.5/  4.8/  5.8/  6.2 :Waynesboro (9.5ft)
:WAYV2md  5.1/  5.5/  6.9/  7.4  Waynesboro (11)
:WAYV2mj  6.1/  6.6/  7.4/  8.0  Waynesboro (13)
:  North Fork Shenandoah River...
COOV2     5.9/  6.5/  7.3/  7.5 :Cootes Store (15ft)
:COOV2md  6.5/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0  Cootes Store (18)
:COOV2mj  6.5/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0  Cootes Store (21)
:  Antietam Creek...
SACM2     4.9/  4.9/  5.0/  5.2 :Sharpsburg (8ft)
:SACM2md  5.5/  5.6/  5.7/  6.0  Sharpsburg (10)
:SACM2mj  6.5/  6.5/  6.7/  7.0  Sharpsburg (12)
:  Seneca Creek...
DAWM2     2.3/  2.4/  2.5/  2.8 :Dawsonville (7.5ft)
:DAWM2md  4.0/  4.3/  4.6/  5.1  Dawsonville (11)
:DAWM2mj  6.5/  7.0/  7.4/  8.0  Dawsonville (16)
:
: NWS BLACKSBURG SERVICE AREA...
:  Maury River...
BVSV2     4.0/  5.0/  5.9/  6.9 :Buena Vista (17ft)
:BVSV2cs  3.6/  4.3/  5.4/  6.0  Buena Vista (13)
:BVSV2md  4.2/  5.3/  6.3/  7.3  Buena Vista (19)
:BVSV2mj  4.5/  5.6/  6.7/  7.6  Buena Vista (21)
.END
:
:===============================================================
:          EXPERIMENTAL NON-FCST POINT RAW MODEL OUTPUT
:      NO MANUAL QC OR ADJUSTMENTS APPLIED...USE WITH CAUTION
:===============================================================
:
: NWS STERLING SERVICE AREA...
:  Rock Creek at Sherrill Drive., Washington DC
.B RHA 240612 Z DH00/DC2406120132/DUE/PPHCF/PPTCF/PPQCF/PPKCF
:GageID   1hr   3hr   6hr   12hr  rainfall for indicated stages
RCKD2     1.7/  1.9/  2.0/  2.5 :Washington, DC (7ft)
:RCKD2md  2.4/  2.6/  2.9/  3.5  Washington, DC (10)
:RCKD2mj  3.2/  3.5/  3.8/  4.6  Washington, DC (12)
.END
: Model-simulated 3-hourly stage forecasts including QPF...
.E RCKD2 20240612 DC2406120150/DH03/HGIFX/DIH3/
.E1 2.0/1.9/1.9/1.9/1.9/1.9/1.9/1.9
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