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Meherrin River at Emporia Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:45AM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 12:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 1:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 1:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 1:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 1:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 2:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 3:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 3:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 3:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 4:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 4:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 4:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 4:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 5:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 5:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 5:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 5:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 6:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 6:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 6:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 6:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 7:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 7:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 7:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 7:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 8:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 8:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 8:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 9:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 9:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 10:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 10:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 10:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 10:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 11:00PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 11:15PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 11:30PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 11:45PM Sep 14, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 12:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 12:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 12:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 12:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 2:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 3:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 4:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 4:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 4:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 4:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 5:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 5:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 6:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 6:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 6:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 6:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 7:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 7:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 7:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 7:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 8:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 8:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 9:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 9:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 9:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 9:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 10:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 10:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 10:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 11:00AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 11:15AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 11:30AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:45AM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 12:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 12:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 12:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 12:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 1:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 1:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 1:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 2:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 2:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 2:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 2:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 3:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 3:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 3:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 3:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 4:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 4:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 4:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 4:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 5:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 5:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 5:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 5:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 6:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 7:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 7:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 7:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 7:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 8:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 8:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 8:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 8:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 9:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 9:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 9:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 9:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 10:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 10:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 10:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 11:00PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 11:15PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 11:30PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 11:45PM Sep 15, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 12:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 12:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 12:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 12:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 1:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 1:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 1:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 1:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 2:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 2:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 2:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 2:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 3:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 3:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 4:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 4:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 4:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 4:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 5:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 5:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 7:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 7:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 7:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 7:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 8:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 8:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 4.01 ft at 9:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 9:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 4.2 ft at 9:30AM Sep 16, 2014Highest Observation: 4.27 ft at 9:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 4.09 ft at 10:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 10:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 10:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 10:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:00AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 11:15AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.68 ft at 11:30AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 11:45AM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 12:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 12:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 12:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 12:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 1:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 1:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 1:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 1:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 2:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 2:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 2:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 3:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 4:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 4:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 4:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 5:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 5:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 5:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 6:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 6:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 7:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 7:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 8:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 8:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 9:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 9:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 10:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 10:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 10:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 10:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 11:00PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 11:15PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 11:30PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 11:45PM Sep 16, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 12:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 12:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 12:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 12:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 3:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 3:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 3:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 3:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 4:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 4:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 4:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 4:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 5:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 5:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 5:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 6:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 6:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 6:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 7:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 7:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 7:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 7:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 8:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 8:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 8:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 8:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 9:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 3.06 ft at 9:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 9:30AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 9:45AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 10:00AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:15AM Sep 17, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 10:30AM Sep 17, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00PM Sep 17, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00PM Sep 17, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 2:00AM Sep 18, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00AM Sep 18, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00PM Sep 18, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00PM Sep 18, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00AM Sep 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00AM Sep 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00PM Sep 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00PM Sep 19, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00AM Sep 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00AM Sep 20, 2014Highest Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00PM Sep 20, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM Sep 20, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00AM Sep 21, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00AM Sep 21, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00PM Sep 21, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM Sep 21, 2014Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00AM Sep 22, 2014Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00AM Sep 22, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesEPOV2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:30AM Sep 17, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:05AM Sep 17)Latest observed value: 2.86 ft at 10:30 AM EDT 17-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 23 ft
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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
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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
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