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Meherrin River at Emporia Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 2.42 ft at 1:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 2:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 2:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 2:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 2:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 3:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 3:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 3:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 3:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 5:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 5:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 5:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 6:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 6:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 6:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 6:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 7:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 7:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 7:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 7:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 10:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 10:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 10:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 10:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 11:00PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 11:15PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 11:30PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 11:45PM Jul 20, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 12:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 6:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 6:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 6:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 6:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 10:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 10:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:00AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:15AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:30AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 11:45AM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 12:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 3:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 5:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 7:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 7:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 7:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 7:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 8:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 9:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 10:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 10:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 10:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 10:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:00PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:15PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.46 ft at 11:30PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.46 ft at 11:45PM Jul 21, 2014Observed: 2.47 ft at 12:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.48 ft at 12:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.48 ft at 12:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.49 ft at 12:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.51 ft at 1:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.51 ft at 1:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.52 ft at 2:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.53 ft at 2:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.54 ft at 2:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.54 ft at 2:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.55 ft at 3:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.59 ft at 4:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.61 ft at 4:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.63 ft at 4:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 4:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 5:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 5:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 5:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 5:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 6:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 6:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 6:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 6:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 7:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.01 ft at 7:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.07 ft at 7:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 7:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 8:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 8:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 9:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 9:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 9:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.56 ft at 9:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 4.93 ft at 10:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.56 ft at 10:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.8 ft at 10:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 5.99 ft at 11:00AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.16 ft at 11:15AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 11:30AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 11:45AM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 12:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 12:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.79 ft at 12:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.89 ft at 12:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 6.98 ft at 1:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.07 ft at 1:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.15 ft at 1:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.23 ft at 1:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.3 ft at 2:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.37 ft at 2:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.44 ft at 2:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.5 ft at 2:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.55 ft at 3:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.6 ft at 3:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.66 ft at 3:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.71 ft at 3:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.77 ft at 4:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.83 ft at 4:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.88 ft at 4:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.93 ft at 4:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 7.98 ft at 5:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.05 ft at 5:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.1 ft at 5:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.16 ft at 5:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.22 ft at 6:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.28 ft at 6:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 6:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 6:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.42 ft at 7:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 7:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 7:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 7:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 8:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.69 ft at 8:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.73 ft at 8:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.78 ft at 8:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 9:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.89 ft at 9:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.93 ft at 9:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 8.98 ft at 9:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.03 ft at 10:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.07 ft at 10:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.11 ft at 10:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.15 ft at 10:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.18 ft at 11:00PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.22 ft at 11:15PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.25 ft at 11:30PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.28 ft at 11:45PM Jul 22, 2014Observed: 9.31 ft at 12:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.33 ft at 12:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 12:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 12:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.38 ft at 1:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.4 ft at 1:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 1:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 1:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 2:00AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 9.43 ft at 2:15AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 9.43 ft at 2:30AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 9.43 ft at 2:45AM Jul 23, 2014Highest Observation: 9.43 ft at 3:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.42 ft at 3:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 3:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.41 ft at 3:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.4 ft at 4:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.38 ft at 4:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.37 ft at 4:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.35 ft at 4:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.34 ft at 5:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.32 ft at 5:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.3 ft at 5:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.28 ft at 5:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.25 ft at 6:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.23 ft at 6:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.2 ft at 6:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.17 ft at 6:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.14 ft at 7:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.12 ft at 7:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.09 ft at 7:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.06 ft at 7:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 9.02 ft at 8:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.99 ft at 8:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.52 ft at 8:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.24 ft at 8:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.17 ft at 9:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 9:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 9:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 10:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 10:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 11:00AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 11:15AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 11:30AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:45AM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:00PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 12:15PM Jul 23, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 12:30PM Jul 23, 2014Highest Forecast: 8.1 ft 2:00PM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 7 ft 8:00PM Jul 23, 2014Forecast: 6.2 ft 2:00AM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 5.7 ft 8:00AM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 5.3 ft 2:00PM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 5 ft 8:00PM Jul 24, 2014Forecast: 4.7 ft 2:00AM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 4.5 ft 8:00AM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 4.3 ft 2:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 4.1 ft 8:00PM Jul 25, 2014Forecast: 3.9 ft 2:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 8:00AM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00PM Jul 26, 2014Forecast: 3.3 ft 2:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 3.1 ft 8:00AM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 3 ft 2:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.8 ft 8:00PM Jul 27, 2014Forecast: 2.7 ft 2:00AM Jul 28, 2014Forecast: 2.6 ft 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesEPOV2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:30PM Jul 23, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:12AM Jul 23)Latest observed value: 8.33 ft at 12:30 PM EDT 23-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 23 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading affected by reservoir operations.

NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Meherrin River at Emporia are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:27
Moderate Flood Stage:25
Flood Stage:23
Action Stage:13

Historical Crests
(1) 31.50 ft on 08/17/1940
(2) 28.00 ft on 08/28/1908
(3) 27.38 ft on 10/08/1972
(4) 26.62 ft on 04/29/1978
(5) 26.59 ft on 10/26/1971
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.13 ft on 07/17/2002
(2) 1.30 ft on 08/30/2007
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36.1 RIVER STAGE SENSOR OPERATING LIMIT
25.4 10-YEAR FLOOD STAGE.
24 SOME RESIDENTIAL AREAS THREATENED. PORTIONS OF CENTER STREET FLOODED.
23.7 5-YEAR FLOOD STAGE.
23 FLOOD WATERS INFILTRATE SEWER SYSTEM.
20.9 HEIGHT OF 2 YEAR FLOOD.
13 CAUTIONARY STAGE. WATER BEGINS TO OVERFLOW BANKS.
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Latitude: 36.690000° N, Longitude: 77.540833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 23 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 67.17 ft 90.17 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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