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Nottoway River near Stony Creek Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Observed: 15.86 ft at 5:30PM May 20, 2018Observed: 15.89 ft at 5:45PM May 20, 2018Observed: 15.9 ft at 6:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 15.92 ft at 6:15PM May 20, 2018Observed: 15.95 ft at 6:30PM May 20, 2018Observed: 15.97 ft at 6:45PM May 20, 2018Observed: 15.99 ft at 7:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.01 ft at 7:15PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.03 ft at 7:30PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.04 ft at 7:45PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.06 ft at 8:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.08 ft at 8:15PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.1 ft at 8:30PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.12 ft at 8:45PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.14 ft at 9:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.15 ft at 9:15PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.17 ft at 9:30PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.18 ft at 9:45PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.2 ft at 10:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.22 ft at 10:15PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.24 ft at 10:30PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.26 ft at 10:45PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.27 ft at 11:00PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.29 ft at 11:15PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.31 ft at 11:30PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.32 ft at 11:45PM May 20, 2018Observed: 16.34 ft at 12:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.35 ft at 12:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.37 ft at 12:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.39 ft at 12:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.4 ft at 1:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.41 ft at 1:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.43 ft at 1:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.44 ft at 1:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.46 ft at 2:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.47 ft at 2:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.48 ft at 2:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.5 ft at 2:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.51 ft at 3:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.52 ft at 3:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.53 ft at 3:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.54 ft at 3:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.55 ft at 4:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.56 ft at 4:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.57 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.58 ft at 4:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.58 ft at 5:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.59 ft at 5:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.6 ft at 5:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.61 ft at 5:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.62 ft at 6:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.62 ft at 6:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.63 ft at 6:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.63 ft at 6:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.64 ft at 7:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.64 ft at 7:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.65 ft at 7:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.65 ft at 7:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 8:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 8:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 8:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 8:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 9:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 9:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 9:30AM May 21, 2018Highest Observation: 16.68 ft at 9:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 10:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 10:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 10:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 10:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 11:00AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 11:15AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.67 ft at 11:30AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 11:45AM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 12:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 12:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 12:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.65 ft at 12:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.66 ft at 1:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.64 ft at 1:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.62 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.62 ft at 1:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.62 ft at 2:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.61 ft at 2:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.6 ft at 2:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.59 ft at 2:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.58 ft at 3:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.58 ft at 3:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.56 ft at 3:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.56 ft at 3:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.55 ft at 4:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.54 ft at 4:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.54 ft at 4:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.52 ft at 4:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.52 ft at 5:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.5 ft at 5:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.49 ft at 5:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.48 ft at 5:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.47 ft at 6:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.45 ft at 6:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.44 ft at 6:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.43 ft at 6:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.41 ft at 7:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.4 ft at 7:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.39 ft at 7:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.37 ft at 7:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.36 ft at 8:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.34 ft at 8:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.32 ft at 8:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.3 ft at 8:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.28 ft at 9:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.26 ft at 9:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.23 ft at 9:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.21 ft at 9:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.18 ft at 10:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.16 ft at 10:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.13 ft at 10:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.1 ft at 10:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.08 ft at 11:00PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.05 ft at 11:15PM May 21, 2018Observed: 16.02 ft at 11:30PM May 21, 2018Observed: 15.99 ft at 11:45PM May 21, 2018Observed: 15.96 ft at 12:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.92 ft at 12:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.88 ft at 12:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.84 ft at 12:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.8 ft at 1:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.76 ft at 1:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.72 ft at 1:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.67 ft at 1:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.62 ft at 2:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.56 ft at 2:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.52 ft at 2:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.47 ft at 2:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.41 ft at 3:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.34 ft at 3:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.27 ft at 3:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.2 ft at 3:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.12 ft at 4:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 15.04 ft at 4:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.96 ft at 4:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.88 ft at 4:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.78 ft at 5:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.68 ft at 5:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.58 ft at 5:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.48 ft at 5:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.38 ft at 6:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.27 ft at 6:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.16 ft at 6:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 14.04 ft at 6:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.92 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.8 ft at 7:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.68 ft at 7:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.56 ft at 7:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.44 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.31 ft at 8:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.18 ft at 8:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 13.06 ft at 8:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 12.92 ft at 9:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 12.79 ft at 9:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 12.66 ft at 9:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 12.52 ft at 9:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 12.38 ft at 10:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 12.24 ft at 10:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 12.1 ft at 10:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 11.96 ft at 10:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 11.82 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2018Observed: 11.68 ft at 11:15AM May 22, 2018Observed: 11.54 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2018Observed: 11.4 ft at 11:45AM May 22, 2018Observed: 11.26 ft at 12:00PM May 22, 2018Observed: 11.12 ft at 12:15PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.97 ft at 12:30PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.83 ft at 12:45PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.69 ft at 1:00PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.55 ft at 1:15PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.41 ft at 1:30PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.28 ft at 1:45PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.15 ft at 2:00PM May 22, 2018Observed: 10.02 ft at 2:15PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.9 ft at 2:30PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.79 ft at 2:45PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.68 ft at 3:00PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.57 ft at 3:15PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.45 ft at 3:30PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.34 ft at 3:45PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.22 ft at 4:00PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9.1 ft at 4:15PM May 22, 2018Observed: 9 ft at 4:30PM May 22, 2018Highest Forecast: 9.2 ft 8:00PM May 22, 2018Forecast: 8.8 ft 2:00AM May 23, 2018Forecast: 8.4 ft 8:00AM May 23, 2018Forecast: 7.8 ft 2:00PM May 23, 2018Forecast: 7.3 ft 8:00PM May 23, 2018Forecast: 6.9 ft 2:00AM May 24, 2018Forecast: 6.5 ft 8:00AM May 24, 2018Forecast: 6.2 ft 2:00PM May 24, 2018Forecast: 5.9 ft 8:00PM May 24, 2018Forecast: 5.7 ft 2:00AM May 25, 2018Forecast: 5.5 ft 8:00AM May 25, 2018Forecast: 5.3 ft 2:00PM May 25, 2018Forecast: 5.1 ft 8:00PM May 25, 2018Forecast: 4.9 ft 2:00AM May 26, 2018Forecast: 4.8 ft 8:00AM May 26, 2018Forecast: 4.8 ft 2:00PM May 26, 2018Forecast: 4.7 ft 8:00PM May 26, 2018Forecast: 4.6 ft 2:00AM May 27, 2018Forecast: 4.6 ft 8:00AM May 27, 2018USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSTYV2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:15PM May 22, 2018)ObservedForecast (issued 9:19AM May 22)Latest observed value: 9 ft at 4:30 PM EDT 22-May-2018. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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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 Nottoway River near Stony Creek 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: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 17
Flood Stage: 15
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 23.66 ft on 08/17/1940
(2) 21.69 ft on 10/07/1972
(3) 21.28 ft on 09/17/1999
(4) 20.35 ft on 09/21/2003
(5) 20.35 ft on 05/28/2003
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 15.82 ft on 10/10/2016
(2) 14.59 ft on 02/26/2016
(3) 15.12 ft on 02/05/2016
(4) 16.79 ft on 12/27/2015
(5) 12.61 ft on 03/06/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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30.9 River stage sensor operating limit
28 Bridge across US Highway 301 begins to flood.
23 Several homes just south of the gage, along US Highway 301 begin to flood.
16 Lowlands on the righthandside upstream of the gage begin to flood.
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Latitude: 36.900000° N, Longitude: 77.400000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
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Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 58.42 ft 73.42 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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