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Rivanna River at Palmyra Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 2.46 ft at 8:00AM Sep 27, 2014Highest Observation: 2.46 ft at 8:15AM Sep 27, 2014Highest Observation: 2.46 ft at 8:30AM Sep 27, 2014Highest Observation: 2.46 ft at 8:45AM Sep 27, 2014Highest Observation: 2.46 ft at 9:00AM Sep 27, 2014Highest Observation: 2.46 ft at 9:15AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 9:30AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 9:45AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:00AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:15AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:30AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:45AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:00AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:15AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:30AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 11:45AM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 12:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 12:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 12:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 12:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 1:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 1:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 1:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 1:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 2:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 2:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.45 ft at 2:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 2:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 3:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 3:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 3:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 3:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 4:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 4:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 4:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 4:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 5:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 5:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 5:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 5:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 6:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 6:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 6:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 6:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 7:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 7:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 7:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 7:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.44 ft at 8:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 8:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 8:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 8:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.43 ft at 9:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 9:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 10:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 10:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 10:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 10:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 11:00PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 11:15PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 11:30PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 11:45PM Sep 27, 2014Observed: 2.42 ft at 12:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 12:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 12:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 12:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 1:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 1:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.41 ft at 1:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 5:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 8:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 9:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:00AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 11:15AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:30AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:45AM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 12:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 1:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 2:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 3:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 4:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 5:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 7:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 8:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 9:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 10:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:00PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:15PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:30PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 11:45PM Sep 28, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 12:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 1:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.38 ft at 2:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 2:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 2:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 2:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 3:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 3:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 3:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 3:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 4:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 4:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.37 ft at 4:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 4:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 8:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 8:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 8:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 8:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 9:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 9:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 9:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 9:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:00AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:15AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:30AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:45AM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 4:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 4:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 5:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 6:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 8:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 8:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 8:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 8:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 9:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 9:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 9:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 9:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 10:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.36 ft at 10:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:00PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:15PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:30PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 11:45PM Sep 29, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 12:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 1:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 2:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 3:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 4:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 5:45AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 6:00AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 6:15AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 6:30AM Sep 30, 2014Observed: 2.35 ft at 6:45AM Sep 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 8:00AM Sep 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 2:00PM Sep 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 8:00PM Sep 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 2:00AM Oct 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 8:00AM Oct 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 2:00PM Oct 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 8:00PM Oct 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 2:00AM Oct 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 2.4 ft 8:00AM Oct 02, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPYAV2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:45AM Sep 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:19AM Sep 29)Latest observed value: 2.35 ft at 6:45 AM EDT 30-Sep-2014. Flood Stage is 17 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 72 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Rivanna River at Palmyra are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:32
Moderate Flood Stage:25
Flood Stage:17
Action Stage:15

Historical Crests
(1) 39.85 ft on 08/20/1969
(2) 37.34 ft on 06/22/1972
(3) 36.50 ft on 10/16/1942
(4) 33.35 ft on 04/26/1937
(5) 31.54 ft on 09/07/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.00 ft on 10/16/2007
(2) 1.08 ft on 08/10/1999
(3) 1.53 ft on 10/09/1941
(4) 1.60 ft on 09/24/1941
(5) 1.84 ft on 09/28/1939
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44.5 RIVER STAGE SENSOR OPERATING LIMIT
24.8 FARMLAND AND ROADS DOWNSTREAM FLOODED.
18 RIVER OUT OF BANKS IN PALMYRA. SOME STREETS CLOSED IN TOWN AS WELL AS SECONDARY ROADS LEADING INTO TOWN.
17 BANKFULL AND FLOOD STAGE. OVERFLOW BEGINS ON RIGHT BANK, AFFECTING SECONDARY ROADS.
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Latitude: 37.857778° N, Longitude: 78.266111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 17 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 210.39 ft 227.39 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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