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Back Creek at Sherando Stage (ft)Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:43AM Dec 04, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 2:43PM Dec 04, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:43PM Dec 04, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:43AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:43AM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 2:43PM Dec 05, 2019Highest Observation: 1.2 ft at 8:43PM Dec 05, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:43AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 8:43AM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:43PM Dec 06, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:43AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:43AM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 2:43PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:43PM Dec 07, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:44AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:42AM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 2:43PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:44PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 8:43PM Dec 08, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 2:43AM Dec 09, 2019BCCV2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (5:24AM Dec 9, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.1 ft at 2:43 AM EST 9-Dec-2019.
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Back Creek at Sherando. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 0
Moderate Flood Stage: 0
Flood Stage: 0
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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Latitude: 37.980556° N, Longitude: 78.953333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft Not Available Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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
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