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Nottoway River near Sebrell Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 7.24 ft at 9:45PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 10:00PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 10:15PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 10:30PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 10:45PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 11:00PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 11:15PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 11:30PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 11:45PM Apr 17, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 12:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.23 ft at 12:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 12:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 12:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 1:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 1:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 1:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 1:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 2:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 2:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 2:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.22 ft at 2:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.21 ft at 3:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.21 ft at 4:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 4:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 4:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 5:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 5:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 5:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 5:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.2 ft at 6:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 6:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 6:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 7:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 8:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 8:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.19 ft at 8:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.18 ft at 8:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.18 ft at 9:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.18 ft at 9:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.18 ft at 9:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.18 ft at 9:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.18 ft at 10:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.17 ft at 10:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.17 ft at 10:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.17 ft at 10:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.17 ft at 11:00AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.17 ft at 11:15AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.17 ft at 11:30AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.16 ft at 11:45AM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.16 ft at 12:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.16 ft at 12:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.16 ft at 12:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.16 ft at 12:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.15 ft at 1:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.15 ft at 1:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.15 ft at 1:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.15 ft at 1:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.15 ft at 2:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.14 ft at 2:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.14 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.14 ft at 2:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.14 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.13 ft at 3:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.13 ft at 3:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.13 ft at 3:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.13 ft at 4:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.12 ft at 4:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.12 ft at 4:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.12 ft at 4:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.11 ft at 5:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.11 ft at 5:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.11 ft at 5:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.11 ft at 5:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.11 ft at 6:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.1 ft at 6:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.1 ft at 6:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.1 ft at 6:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.1 ft at 7:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.09 ft at 7:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.09 ft at 7:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.09 ft at 7:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.08 ft at 8:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.08 ft at 8:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.08 ft at 8:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.08 ft at 8:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.07 ft at 9:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.07 ft at 9:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.07 ft at 9:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.07 ft at 9:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.07 ft at 10:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.06 ft at 10:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.06 ft at 10:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.05 ft at 10:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.05 ft at 11:00PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.05 ft at 11:15PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.04 ft at 11:30PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.04 ft at 11:45PM Apr 18, 2024Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.04 ft at 12:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.03 ft at 12:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.03 ft at 1:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.02 ft at 1:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.02 ft at 1:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.02 ft at 2:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.02 ft at 2:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.01 ft at 2:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.01 ft at 2:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.01 ft at 3:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7.01 ft at 3:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7 ft at 3:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7 ft at 3:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7 ft at 4:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 7 ft at 4:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.99 ft at 4:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.99 ft at 4:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.99 ft at 5:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.98 ft at 5:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.98 ft at 5:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.98 ft at 5:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.98 ft at 6:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.97 ft at 6:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.97 ft at 6:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.97 ft at 6:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.96 ft at 7:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.95 ft at 8:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.95 ft at 8:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.95 ft at 8:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.94 ft at 8:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.94 ft at 9:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.94 ft at 9:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.94 ft at 9:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.94 ft at 9:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.93 ft at 10:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.93 ft at 10:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.93 ft at 10:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.92 ft at 10:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.92 ft at 11:00AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.92 ft at 11:15AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.92 ft at 11:30AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.92 ft at 11:45AM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.91 ft at 12:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.91 ft at 12:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.91 ft at 12:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.91 ft at 12:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.9 ft at 1:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.9 ft at 1:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.9 ft at 1:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.89 ft at 1:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.89 ft at 2:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.89 ft at 2:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.88 ft at 2:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.88 ft at 2:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.88 ft at 3:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.88 ft at 3:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.87 ft at 3:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.87 ft at 3:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.86 ft at 4:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.86 ft at 4:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.86 ft at 4:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.85 ft at 4:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.85 ft at 5:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.85 ft at 5:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.85 ft at 5:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.84 ft at 5:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.84 ft at 6:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.83 ft at 6:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.83 ft at 6:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.83 ft at 6:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.82 ft at 7:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.82 ft at 7:15PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.82 ft at 7:30PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.82 ft at 7:45PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.82 ft at 8:00PM Apr 19, 2024Observed: 6.82 ft at 8:15PM Apr 19, 2024Highest Forecast: 6.9 ft 2:00AM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 6.8 ft 8:00AM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 6.8 ft 2:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 6.8 ft 8:00PM Apr 20, 2024Forecast: 6.8 ft 2:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.8 ft 8:00AM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.8 ft 2:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 8:00PM Apr 21, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 2:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 8:00AM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 2:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 8:00PM Apr 22, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 2:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 8:00AM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.7 ft 2:00PM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.6 ft 8:00PM Apr 23, 2024Forecast: 6.6 ft 2:00AM Apr 24, 2024Forecast: 6.6 ft 8:00AM Apr 24, 2024USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSEBV2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:30PM Apr 19, 2024)ObservedForecast (issued 9:06AM Apr 19)Latest observed value: 6.82 ft at 8:15 PM EDT 19-Apr-2024. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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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): -9999

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) 17.40 ft on 03/08/2024 (P)
(2) 19.61 ft on 01/15/2024 (P)
(3) 17.20 ft on 12/23/2023 (P)
(4) 18.98 ft on 02/20/2021
(5) 16.40 ft on 01/07/2021
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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25.9 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 Town Road and US Highway 58 Business in Courtland.
19 Sections of State Route 653, Carys Bridge Road are innundated, including areas 1/4 mile east of the bridge crossing the Nottoway River.
18.5 Hancock Peanut Mill is affected in Courtland.
17 Water begins to cover Old Forty Road, State Route 634, in Sussex County.
16 Peters Bridge boat landing and portions of the Chub Sandhill Natural Area Preserve begin to flood, approximately 5 miles upstream of gage.
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
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NWS stage 0 ft 16 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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NAVD88 4.64 20.64 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
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