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Nottoway River near Sebrell Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 15.62 ft at 4:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.61 ft at 4:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.59 ft at 4:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.57 ft at 4:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.56 ft at 5:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.54 ft at 5:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 5:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.51 ft at 5:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.49 ft at 6:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.48 ft at 6:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.46 ft at 6:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.44 ft at 6:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.42 ft at 7:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.41 ft at 7:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.39 ft at 7:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.38 ft at 7:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.36 ft at 8:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.34 ft at 8:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.33 ft at 8:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.31 ft at 8:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.29 ft at 9:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.28 ft at 9:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.26 ft at 9:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.24 ft at 9:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.22 ft at 10:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.21 ft at 10:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.19 ft at 10:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.17 ft at 10:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.16 ft at 11:00AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.14 ft at 11:15AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.13 ft at 11:30AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.11 ft at 11:45AM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 12:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.08 ft at 12:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.06 ft at 12:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.04 ft at 12:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.02 ft at 1:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 15.01 ft at 1:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.98 ft at 1:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.96 ft at 1:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.95 ft at 2:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.94 ft at 2:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.92 ft at 2:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.91 ft at 2:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.89 ft at 3:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.87 ft at 3:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.85 ft at 3:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.84 ft at 3:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.82 ft at 4:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.8 ft at 4:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.78 ft at 4:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.77 ft at 4:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.75 ft at 5:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.73 ft at 5:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.71 ft at 5:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.7 ft at 5:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.67 ft at 6:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.65 ft at 6:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.64 ft at 6:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.63 ft at 6:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.61 ft at 7:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.6 ft at 7:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.56 ft at 7:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.54 ft at 8:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.53 ft at 8:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.51 ft at 8:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.49 ft at 8:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.48 ft at 9:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.46 ft at 9:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.44 ft at 9:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.42 ft at 9:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.4 ft at 10:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.39 ft at 10:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.35 ft at 10:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.34 ft at 10:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.33 ft at 11:00PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.32 ft at 11:15PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.3 ft at 11:30PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.29 ft at 11:45PM Feb 11, 2016Observed: 14.27 ft at 12:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.25 ft at 12:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.23 ft at 12:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.21 ft at 12:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.2 ft at 1:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.18 ft at 1:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.16 ft at 1:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.14 ft at 1:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.13 ft at 2:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.11 ft at 2:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.09 ft at 2:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.07 ft at 2:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.04 ft at 3:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.02 ft at 3:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14.01 ft at 3:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 14 ft at 3:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.98 ft at 4:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.96 ft at 4:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.92 ft at 4:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.91 ft at 4:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.9 ft at 5:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.88 ft at 5:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.87 ft at 5:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.85 ft at 5:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.83 ft at 6:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.81 ft at 6:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.8 ft at 6:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 6:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.74 ft at 7:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.73 ft at 7:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.71 ft at 7:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.7 ft at 7:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.69 ft at 8:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.67 ft at 8:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.65 ft at 8:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.61 ft at 8:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.6 ft at 9:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.58 ft at 9:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.57 ft at 9:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.55 ft at 9:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.54 ft at 10:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.52 ft at 10:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.48 ft at 10:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.47 ft at 10:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.45 ft at 11:00AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.44 ft at 11:15AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.42 ft at 11:30AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.4 ft at 11:45AM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.39 ft at 12:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.37 ft at 12:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.35 ft at 12:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.34 ft at 12:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.32 ft at 1:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.3 ft at 1:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.28 ft at 1:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.26 ft at 1:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.24 ft at 2:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.22 ft at 2:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.2 ft at 2:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.19 ft at 2:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.17 ft at 3:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.15 ft at 3:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.14 ft at 3:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.12 ft at 3:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.1 ft at 4:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.08 ft at 4:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.06 ft at 4:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.04 ft at 4:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.03 ft at 5:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 13.01 ft at 5:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.99 ft at 5:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.97 ft at 5:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.95 ft at 6:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.94 ft at 6:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.92 ft at 6:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.9 ft at 6:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.89 ft at 7:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.87 ft at 7:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.85 ft at 7:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.84 ft at 7:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.82 ft at 8:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.8 ft at 8:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.78 ft at 8:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.77 ft at 8:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.75 ft at 9:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.73 ft at 9:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.71 ft at 9:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.69 ft at 9:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.68 ft at 10:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.66 ft at 10:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.64 ft at 10:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.62 ft at 10:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.6 ft at 11:00PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.59 ft at 11:15PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.57 ft at 11:30PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.55 ft at 11:45PM Feb 12, 2016Observed: 12.54 ft at 12:00AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.52 ft at 12:15AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.5 ft at 12:30AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.49 ft at 12:45AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.46 ft at 1:00AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.44 ft at 1:15AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.43 ft at 1:30AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.42 ft at 1:45AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.41 ft at 2:00AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.39 ft at 2:15AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.37 ft at 2:30AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.35 ft at 2:45AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.34 ft at 3:00AM Feb 13, 2016Observed: 12.32 ft at 3:15AM Feb 13, 2016Highest Forecast: 12.7 ft 7:00AM Feb 13, 2016Forecast: 12.5 ft 1:00PM Feb 13, 2016Forecast: 12.3 ft 7:00PM Feb 13, 2016Forecast: 12.1 ft 1:00AM Feb 14, 2016Forecast: 12 ft 7:00AM Feb 14, 2016Forecast: 11.8 ft 1:00PM Feb 14, 2016Forecast: 11.6 ft 7:00PM Feb 14, 2016Forecast: 11.5 ft 1:00AM Feb 15, 2016Forecast: 11.4 ft 7:00AM Feb 15, 2016Forecast: 11.3 ft 1:00PM Feb 15, 2016Forecast: 11.2 ft 7:00PM Feb 15, 2016Forecast: 11.1 ft 1:00AM Feb 16, 2016Forecast: 11 ft 7:00AM Feb 16, 2016Forecast: 10.9 ft 1:00PM Feb 16, 2016Forecast: 10.8 ft 7:00PM Feb 16, 2016Forecast: 10.7 ft 1:00AM Feb 17, 2016Forecast: 10.6 ft 7:00AM Feb 17, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSEBV2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:46AM Feb 13, 2016)ObservedForecast (issued 9:33AM Feb 12)Latest observed value: 12.32 ft at 3:15 AM EST 13-Feb-2016. Flood Stage is 16 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: Gauge reading may be affected by ice.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Nottoway River near Sebrell are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 21
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 29.70 ft on 08/20/1940
(2) 26.98 ft on 09/19/1999
(3) 24.71 ft on 09/23/2003
(4) 24.50 ft on 07/22/1945
(5) 24.43 ft on 07/19/1975
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.90 ft on 12/29/2015 (P)
(2) 15.83 ft on 03/10/2015
(3) 15.56 ft on 04/12/2014
(4) 17.92 ft on 06/11/2013
(5) 18.46 ft on 01/22/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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25 River stage sensor operating limit
24.19 Stage of the 25-year flood.
24 Entrance road to public boat ramp, 300 yards west of the gauge on Carys Bridge Road, State Route 653, begins to flood.
21.9 Stage of the 10-year flood.
20.13 Stage of the 5-year flood.
20 Water crosses Indian River Road and US Highway 58 Business in Downtown Courtland.
19.6 Sections of State Route 653, Carys Bridge Road are innundated, including areas 1/4 mile east of the bridge crossing the Nottoway River.
19 Portions of State Route 653, Carys Bridge Road, is innundated.
18.5 Hancock Peanut Mill is affected in Courtland.
14 Public parking lot near boat ramp, 1000 ft upstream of gage, is flooded.
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Latitude: 36.770278° N, Longitude: 77.166389° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 5.94 ft 21.94 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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