Hydrologic Summary
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HYDROLOGIC SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
726 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 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     3.71    Tue 06 AM    0.10
  Kitzmiller            9.0     5.06    Tue 06 AM    0.07
  J Randolph Lake Elev.      1466.77    Tue 06 AM   -0.30
  Barnum                        5.62    Tue 06 AM   -0.01
  Luke                 10.5     5.09    Tue 07 AM   -0.02
  Cumberland           17.0     7.20    Tue 06 AM   -0.18

South Branch Potomac River
  Franklin              7.0     3.32    Tue 06 AM   -0.04
  Petersburg           14.0     6.47    Tue 07 AM   -0.16
  Moorefield                       M    M               M
  Springfield          15.0     6.14    Tue 06 AM   -0.18

North Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Cabins                        6.50    Tue 07 AM   -0.09

South Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Brandywine           10.0     2.95    Tue 07 AM   -0.06
  Moorefield           10.0     4.72    Tue 06 AM    0.01

Potomac River
  Paw Paw              25.0    12.92    Tue 06 AM   -0.35
  Hancock              30.0    10.84    Tue 06 AM   -0.23
  Williamsport         23.0     5.99    Mon 10 AM       M
  Harpers Ferry        18.0        M    M               M
  Point of Rocks       16.0     7.35    Tue 07 AM    0.39
  Edwards Ferry        15.0     9.45    Tue 07 AM    0.47
  Little Falls         10.0     5.44    Tue 07 AM    0.33

Tidal Potomac River
 Datum of gage is WMLW /NAVD88 plus 2.26 feet/
  DC/Wisconsin Ave.             3.37    Tue 07 AM   -0.12
 Datum of gage is NAVD88
  Alexandria Dock               1.08    Tue 07 AM   -0.03

Washington Channel
 Datum of gage is MLLW /NAVD88 plus 1.40 feet/
  DC/SW Waterfront              2.51    Tue 07 AM    0.26

Savage River
  Avilton                       2.27    Tue 07 AM   -0.07
  Barton                        2.61    Tue 06 AM   -0.04
  Savage River RS Elev.      1463.63    Tue 07 AM   -0.44
  Bloomington                   3.26    Tue 06 AM    0.00

Georges Creek
  Franklin/Wstrnprt.    8.0     4.53    Tue 07 AM   -0.05

Wills Creek
  Hyndman PA                    3.55    Tue 07 AM   -0.11
  Cumberland           10.0     4.70    Tue 07 AM   -0.14

Cacapon River
  Great Cacapon         9.0     4.72    Tue 06 AM   -0.06

Tonoloway Creek
  Needmore PA                   3.74    Tue 07 AM   -0.01
  Hancock                       2.97    Tue 07 AM   -0.03

Conococheague Creek
  Fairview             10.0     2.82    Tue 07 AM   -0.07

Opequon Creek
  Berryville           10.0     4.82    Tue 07 AM   -0.08
  Martinsburg          10.0     4.14    Tue 07 AM   -0.29

Antietam Creek
  Waynesboro PA         6.5     2.93    Tue 07 AM   -0.02
  Sharpsburg            8.0     3.20    Tue 06 AM   -0.04

Monocacy River
  Bridgeport           13.0     3.53    Tue 06 AM    0.17
  Frederick/Monocacy            3.66    Tue 06 AM   -0.23
  Frederick/I-70       15.0     3.75    Tue 06 AM   -0.23

Goose Creek
  Middleburg           13.0     3.81    Tue 07 AM   -0.04
  Leesburg             12.0     3.00    Tue 07 AM   -0.10

Seneca Creek
  Dawsonville           7.5     2.40    Tue 07 AM   -0.08

Rock Creek
  Sherrill Drive        7.0     2.69    Tue 07 AM   -0.63
  Joyce Drive                   2.20    Tue 05 AM   -0.90

Bull Run
  Catharpin                     2.08    Tue 06 AM   -0.31
  Manassas Park                 7.04    Tue 06 AM   -0.34

...SHENANDOAH BASIN...
North Fork Shenandoah River
  Cootes Store         15.0     4.33    Tue 06 AM   -0.04
  Mount Jackson        13.0     4.67    Tue 07 AM   -0.07
  Burnshire Dam        13.0     4.50    Mon 10 AM    0.00
  Strasburg            17.0     4.12    Tue 07 AM    0.13

South Fork Shenandoah River
  Lynnwood             16.0     4.73    Tue 07 AM    0.03
  Luray                14.0     4.90    Tue 07 AM    0.03
  Front Royal          12.0     3.80    Tue 07 AM   -0.01

Shenandoah River
  Millville            10.0     5.56    Tue 06 AM    0.03

North River
  Stokesville                   2.63    Tue 07 AM    0.01
  Burketown            11.0     4.18    Tue 07 AM   -0.01

Middle River
  Grottoes             12.0     5.10    Tue 07 AM   -0.08

South River
  Waynesboro            9.5     3.41    Tue 07 AM   -0.01
  Rife Rd-Waynesboro   10.0     3.02    Tue 07 AM       M
  Dooms                11.0     3.57    Tue 07 AM   -0.02
  Harriston             9.5     3.16    Tue 07 AM   -0.02

...RAPPAHANNOCK BASIN...
Rapidan River
  Ruckersville         14.0     3.00    Tue 07 AM   -0.04
  Culpeper             13.0     2.88    Tue 07 AM   -0.14

Rappahannock River
  Remington            15.0     6.55    Tue 06 AM   -0.28
  West Fredericksbg.   13.0     4.96    Tue 07 AM   -0.04

Tidal Rappahannock River
  Fredericksburg       13.0     4.00    Mon 08 AM    2.10

...PATAPSCO BASIN...
Patapsco River
  Liberty Res - Elev          419.70    Mon 10 AM   -0.02
  Woodstock - Elev.           237.35    Mon 10 AM    0.09
  Hollofield           11.0     2.08    Tue 06 AM   -0.06
  Ellicott City Elev          115.49    Mon 10 AM   -0.01
  Catonsville          20.0    11.48    Tue 06 AM   -0.11
  Patapsco St Park     15.0     6.31    Tue 06 AM   -0.14
  Elkridge - Elev.                 M    M               M

...PATUXENT BASIN...
Patuxent River
  Unity                 8.0     2.35    Tue 07 AM   -0.01
  below Brighton Dam    9.0     1.92    Tue 07 AM   -0.01
  Laurel - I-95         9.5     5.12    Tue 05 AM    0.00
  Laurel - 9th St               4.79    Mon 09 AM       M
  Laurel - Avondale                M    M               M
  Bowie                19.0     7.57    Tue 07 AM    0.18
  Bristol Jug Bay               4.27    Tue 06 AM    1.87

Little Patuxent River
  Centennial - Elev.          309.40    Mon 09 AM    0.00
  Allview - Elev.             271.52    Mon 09 AM   -0.13
  Guilford             11.0     3.28    Tue 07 AM   -0.24
  Savage               10.0     4.24    Tue 07 AM   -0.29

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

James River
  Lick Run                      4.91
  Buchanan                      5.87
  Holcomb Rock                  8.30
  Bent Creek                    5.68
  Scottsville                   7.59
  Cartersville                  8.60
  Richmond-Westham              8.78
  Richmond Locks                3.72

Susquehanna River
  Harrisburg                    4.67
  Marietta                     36.36
  Conowingo Dam                12.16

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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