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Roanoke River near Scotland Neck Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 8.5 ft at 6:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.47 ft at 6:15PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:30PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.42 ft at 6:45PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.37 ft at 7:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:15PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.33 ft at 7:30PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.31 ft at 7:45PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.29 ft at 8:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.27 ft at 8:15PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.25 ft at 8:30PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.23 ft at 8:45PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.2 ft at 9:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.16 ft at 9:15PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.15 ft at 9:30PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.14 ft at 9:45PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.14 ft at 10:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.15 ft at 10:15PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.19 ft at 10:30PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.23 ft at 10:45PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.27 ft at 11:00PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.34 ft at 11:15PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.4 ft at 11:30PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.49 ft at 11:45PM Feb 18, 2018Observed: 8.57 ft at 12:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 8.67 ft at 12:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 8.75 ft at 12:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 8.85 ft at 12:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 8.94 ft at 1:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.03 ft at 1:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.12 ft at 1:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.22 ft at 1:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.3 ft at 2:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.36 ft at 2:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.44 ft at 2:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.51 ft at 2:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.55 ft at 3:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.61 ft at 3:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.64 ft at 3:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.68 ft at 3:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.72 ft at 4:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.74 ft at 4:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.75 ft at 4:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.77 ft at 4:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.78 ft at 5:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.78 ft at 5:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.79 ft at 5:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.78 ft at 5:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.78 ft at 6:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.76 ft at 6:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.76 ft at 6:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.75 ft at 6:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.74 ft at 7:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.72 ft at 7:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.71 ft at 7:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.68 ft at 7:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.66 ft at 8:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.65 ft at 8:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.62 ft at 8:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.6 ft at 8:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.57 ft at 9:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.55 ft at 9:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.52 ft at 9:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.49 ft at 9:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.47 ft at 10:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.46 ft at 10:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.45 ft at 10:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.47 ft at 10:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.47 ft at 11:00AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.5 ft at 11:15AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.54 ft at 11:30AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.59 ft at 11:45AM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.65 ft at 12:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.72 ft at 12:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.8 ft at 12:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.88 ft at 12:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 9.96 ft at 1:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.06 ft at 1:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.13 ft at 1:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.24 ft at 1:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.31 ft at 2:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.39 ft at 2:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 2:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 2:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 3:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.68 ft at 3:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.73 ft at 3:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.78 ft at 3:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.81 ft at 4:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.84 ft at 4:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.86 ft at 4:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.88 ft at 4:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.89 ft at 5:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.9 ft at 5:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.9 ft at 5:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.9 ft at 5:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.89 ft at 6:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.87 ft at 6:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.86 ft at 6:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.84 ft at 6:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.82 ft at 7:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.8 ft at 7:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.78 ft at 7:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.75 ft at 7:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.73 ft at 8:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.73 ft at 8:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.73 ft at 8:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.74 ft at 8:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.76 ft at 9:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.79 ft at 9:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.83 ft at 9:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.88 ft at 9:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 10.95 ft at 10:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.01 ft at 10:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.09 ft at 10:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.18 ft at 10:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.28 ft at 11:00PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.39 ft at 11:15PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.52 ft at 11:30PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.64 ft at 11:45PM Feb 19, 2018Observed: 11.78 ft at 12:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.92 ft at 12:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.08 ft at 12:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.24 ft at 12:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.4 ft at 1:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.57 ft at 1:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.72 ft at 1:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.88 ft at 1:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.02 ft at 2:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.17 ft at 2:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.3 ft at 2:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.39 ft at 2:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.48 ft at 3:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.56 ft at 3:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.63 ft at 3:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.69 ft at 3:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.73 ft at 4:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.76 ft at 4:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.78 ft at 4:30AM Feb 20, 2018Highest Observation: 13.8 ft at 4:45AM Feb 20, 2018Highest Observation: 13.8 ft at 5:00AM Feb 20, 2018Highest Observation: 13.8 ft at 5:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.78 ft at 5:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.76 ft at 5:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.74 ft at 6:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.7 ft at 6:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.67 ft at 6:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.63 ft at 6:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.58 ft at 7:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.53 ft at 7:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.49 ft at 7:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.44 ft at 7:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.38 ft at 8:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.33 ft at 8:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.29 ft at 8:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.22 ft at 8:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.16 ft at 9:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.1 ft at 9:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 13.05 ft at 9:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.99 ft at 9:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.93 ft at 10:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.87 ft at 10:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.81 ft at 10:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.75 ft at 10:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.69 ft at 11:00AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.64 ft at 11:15AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.58 ft at 11:30AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.55 ft at 11:45AM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.49 ft at 12:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.39 ft at 12:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.35 ft at 12:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.29 ft at 12:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.22 ft at 1:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.19 ft at 1:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.13 ft at 1:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 12.07 ft at 1:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.98 ft at 2:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.92 ft at 2:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.85 ft at 2:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.79 ft at 2:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.7 ft at 3:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.64 ft at 3:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.57 ft at 3:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.49 ft at 3:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.41 ft at 4:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.35 ft at 4:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.29 ft at 4:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.23 ft at 4:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.16 ft at 5:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.12 ft at 5:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.07 ft at 5:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.01 ft at 5:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.96 ft at 6:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.9 ft at 6:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.85 ft at 6:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.8 ft at 6:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.75 ft at 7:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.69 ft at 7:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.64 ft at 7:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.59 ft at 7:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.55 ft at 8:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 8:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 8:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.48 ft at 8:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.49 ft at 9:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.51 ft at 9:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.55 ft at 9:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 9:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.67 ft at 10:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.74 ft at 10:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.81 ft at 10:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.89 ft at 10:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 10.98 ft at 11:00PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.06 ft at 11:15PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.14 ft at 11:30PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.22 ft at 11:45PM Feb 20, 2018Observed: 11.29 ft at 12:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.36 ft at 12:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.42 ft at 12:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.48 ft at 12:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.54 ft at 1:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.58 ft at 1:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.61 ft at 1:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.64 ft at 1:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.66 ft at 2:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.67 ft at 2:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.69 ft at 2:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.69 ft at 2:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.68 ft at 3:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.68 ft at 3:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.68 ft at 3:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.67 ft at 3:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.66 ft at 4:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.64 ft at 4:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.62 ft at 4:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.59 ft at 4:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.57 ft at 5:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.55 ft at 5:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.51 ft at 5:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.5 ft at 5:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.46 ft at 6:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.41 ft at 6:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.36 ft at 6:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.31 ft at 6:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.28 ft at 7:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.23 ft at 7:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.19 ft at 7:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.16 ft at 7:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.11 ft at 8:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.07 ft at 8:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 11.02 ft at 8:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.98 ft at 8:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.95 ft at 9:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.93 ft at 9:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.88 ft at 9:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.86 ft at 9:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.81 ft at 10:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.79 ft at 10:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.73 ft at 10:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.67 ft at 10:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.61 ft at 11:00AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.56 ft at 11:15AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.52 ft at 11:30AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.46 ft at 11:45AM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 12:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.35 ft at 12:15PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.27 ft at 12:30PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.17 ft at 12:45PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.15 ft at 1:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.1 ft at 1:15PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.08 ft at 1:30PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.05 ft at 1:45PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 10.02 ft at 2:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.97 ft at 2:15PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.93 ft at 2:30PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.89 ft at 2:45PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.86 ft at 3:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.81 ft at 3:15PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.78 ft at 3:30PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.74 ft at 3:45PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.71 ft at 4:00PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.67 ft at 4:15PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.64 ft at 4:30PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.6 ft at 4:45PM Feb 21, 2018Observed: 9.56 ft at 5:00PM Feb 21, 2018USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSCON7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:49PM Feb 21, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 9.56 ft at 5:00 PM EST 21-Feb-2018. Flood Stage is 28 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Roanoke River near Scotland Neck are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 34
Moderate Flood Stage: 31
Flood Stage: 28
Action Stage: 28
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 41.98 ft on 08/19/1940
(2) 37.05 ft on 09/23/1945
(3) 36.02 ft on 09/23/1944
(4) 35.10 ft on 01/24/1936
(5) 33.90 ft on 02/18/1948
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 29.90 ft on 05/07/2017
(2) 30.98 ft on 09/17/1999
(3) 30.10 ft on 09/18/1996
(4) 30.30 ft on 04/18/1975
(5) 33.26 ft on 12/09/1948
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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47 The US258 bridge is inundated.
40 Flooding reaches the lower steel trusses of the US258 bridge.
34 There is widespread, mainly lowland flooding adjacent to the river.
32 The boat ramp and parking lot at Edwards Ferry Boat Access are inundated.
31 There is widespread flooding on the left banks.
28 Minor flooding begins, especially on the left bank.
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(1) Facing east side of bridge
(2) Downstream
(3) HWY 258
(4) Upstream
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Latitude: 36.209167° N, Longitude: 77.383889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 28 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 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 5.77 ft 33.77 ft  

Current/Historical Observations:

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