Hydrologic Summary
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Hydrologic Summary
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
1205 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

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     2.42    Sun 11 PM    0.01
  Kitzmiller            9.0     2.52    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  J Randolph Lake Elev.      1438.76    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Barnum                        3.15    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Luke                 10.5     1.77    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Cumberland           17.0     2.69    Sun 11 PM    0.00

South Branch Potomac River
  Franklin              7.0     1.93    Mon 12 AM    0.00
  Petersburg           14.0     3.25    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Moorefield                       M    M               M
  Springfield          15.0     1.31    Sun 11 PM   -0.01

North Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Cabins                        4.07    Sun 11 PM    0.00

South Fork South Branch Potomac River
  Brandywine           10.0     1.37    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Moorefield           10.0     2.78    Sun 11 PM   -0.01

Potomac River
  Paw Paw              25.0     4.13    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Hancock              30.0     3.21    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Williamsport         23.0     1.96    Sun 06 AM       M
  Shepherdstown        30.0     2.30    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Harpers Ferry        18.0        M    M               M
  Point of Rocks       16.0     1.33    Mon 12 AM    0.00
  Edwards Ferry        15.0     3.34    Mon 12 AM    0.00
  Little Falls         10.0     2.99    Mon 12 AM   -0.04

Tidal Potomac River
 Datum of gage is WMLW /NAVD88 plus 2.26 feet/
  DC/Wisconsin Ave.             3.93    Mon 12 AM    1.31
 Datum of gage is NAVD88
  Alexandria Dock               1.56    Mon 12 AM    1.18

Washington Channel
 Datum of gage is MLLW /NAVD88 plus 1.40 feet/
  DC/SW Waterfront                 M    M               M

Savage River
  Barton                        1.36    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Savage River RS Elev.      1438.36    Sun 11 PM   -0.06
  Bloomington                   0.68    Sun 11 PM    0.00

Georges Creek
  Franklin/Wstrnprt.    8.0     3.16    Mon 12 AM    0.00

Wills Creek
  Hyndman PA                    1.79    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Cumberland           10.0     2.16    Sun 11 PM    0.00

Cacapon River
  Great Cacapon         9.0     1.51    Sun 11 PM    0.00

Tonoloway Creek
  Needmore PA                   3.20    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Hancock                       2.19    Mon 12 AM    0.00

Conococheague Creek
  Fairview             10.0     2.03    Mon 12 AM   -0.02

Opequon Creek
  Berryville           10.0     4.16    Mon 12 AM   -0.01
  Martinsburg          10.0     2.03    Sun 11 PM    0.00

Antietam Creek
  Waynesboro PA         6.5     2.47    Mon 12 AM   -0.02
  Sharpsburg            8.0     2.56    Sun 11 PM    0.01

Monocacy River
  Bridgeport           13.0     2.68    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Frederick/Monocacy            1.85    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Frederick/I-70       15.0     1.90    Sun 11 PM   -0.01

Goose Creek
  Middleburg           13.0     2.42    Mon 12 AM    0.00
  Leesburg             12.0     1.52    Mon 12 AM    0.00

Seneca Creek
  Dawsonville           7.5     2.10    Mon 12 AM   -0.03

Rock Creek
  Sherrill Drive        7.0     1.87    Sun 11 PM   -0.03
  Joyce Drive                   1.40    Sun 11 PM   -0.03

Bull Run
  Catharpin                        M    M               M
  Manassas Park                    M    M               M

...SHENANDOAH BASIN...
North Fork Shenandoah River
  Cootes Store         15.0     2.28    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Mount Jackson        13.0     2.29    Mon 12 AM    0.00
  Burnshire Dam        13.0     1.50    Sun 10 AM    0.00
  Strasburg            17.0     1.76    Mon 12 AM    0.00

South Fork Shenandoah River
  Lynnwood             16.0     2.28    Mon 12 AM   -0.01
  Luray                14.0     1.96    Mon 12 AM   -0.02
  Front Royal          12.0     1.14    Sun 11 PM    0.02

Shenandoah River
  Millville            10.0     1.53    Sun 11 PM    0.01

North River
  Stokesville                   1.49    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Burketown            11.0     1.84    Mon 12 AM   -0.03

Middle River
  Grottoes             12.0     3.22    Sun 11 PM    0.01

South River
  Waynesboro            9.5     2.41    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Rife Rd-Waynesboro   10.0     2.12    Sun 11 PM       M
  Dooms                11.0     2.25    Mon 12 AM   -0.01
  Harriston             9.5     2.13    Mon 12 AM    0.00

...RAPPAHANNOCK BASIN...
Rapidan River
  Ruckersville         14.0     1.88    Mon 12 AM    0.01
  Culpeper             13.0     0.67    Mon 12 AM    0.00

Rappahannock River
  Remington            15.0     2.93    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  West Fredericksbg.   13.0     2.19    Sun 11 PM    0.00

Tidal Rappahannock River
  Fredericksburg       13.0     2.80    Sun 11 PM    1.70

...PATAPSCO BASIN...
Patapsco River
  Liberty Res - Elev          414.69    Sun 05 PM    0.01
  Woodstock - Elev.           236.71    Mon 12 AM    0.06
  Hollofield           11.0     1.50    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Ellicott City Elev          114.18    Sun 11 PM    0.01
  Catonsville          20.0    10.53    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Patapsco St Park     15.0     5.22    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Elkridge - Elev.              7.53    Sun 11 PM    0.04

...PATUXENT BASIN...
Patuxent River
  Unity                 8.0     2.06    Mon 12 AM    0.00
  below Brighton Dam    9.0     1.61    Mon 12 AM   -0.01
  Laurel - I-95         9.5     4.38    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Laurel - 9th St               4.14    Mon 12 AM    0.01
  Laurel - Avondale             4.66    Sun 04 PM    0.00
  Bowie                19.0     4.79    Mon 12 AM   -0.02
  Bristol Jug Bay                  M    M               M

Little Patuxent River
  Centennial - Elev.          310.31    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Allview - Elev.             271.02    Sun 11 PM   -0.01
  Guilford             11.0     2.55    Sun 11 PM    0.00
  Savage               10.0     3.21    Sun 11 PM   -0.02

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

James River
  Lick Run                      1.86
  Buchanan                      2.38
  Holcomb Rock                  4.24
  Bent Creek                    2.78
  Scottsville                   2.75
  Cartersville                  1.25
  Richmond-Westham              3.79
  Richmond Locks                1.13

Susquehanna River
  Harrisburg                    3.92
  Marietta                     34.89
  Conowingo Dam                 9.32

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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