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Little Contentnea Creek at Farmville Stage (ft)Observed: 10.07 ft at 2:35AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.09 ft at 3:05AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.11 ft at 3:35AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.13 ft at 4:05AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.14 ft at 4:35AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.16 ft at 5:05AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.17 ft at 5:35AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.18 ft at 6:05AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.19 ft at 6:35AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.19 ft at 7:05AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.19 ft at 7:35AM Jul 29, 2021Highest Observation: 10.2 ft at 8:05AM Jul 29, 2021Highest Observation: 10.2 ft at 8:35AM Jul 29, 2021Highest Observation: 10.2 ft at 9:05AM Jul 29, 2021Highest Observation: 10.2 ft at 9:35AM Jul 29, 2021Highest Observation: 10.2 ft at 10:05AM Jul 29, 2021Highest Observation: 10.2 ft at 10:35AM Jul 29, 2021Highest Observation: 10.2 ft at 11:05AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.19 ft at 11:35AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.19 ft at 12:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.19 ft at 12:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.18 ft at 1:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.18 ft at 1:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.17 ft at 2:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.16 ft at 2:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.15 ft at 3:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.14 ft at 3:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.12 ft at 4:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.1 ft at 4:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.08 ft at 5:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.06 ft at 5:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.05 ft at 6:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10.03 ft at 6:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 10 ft at 7:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.98 ft at 7:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.95 ft at 8:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.93 ft at 8:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.9 ft at 9:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.87 ft at 9:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.84 ft at 10:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.8 ft at 10:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.77 ft at 11:05PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.72 ft at 11:35PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 9.68 ft at 12:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.63 ft at 12:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.59 ft at 1:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.54 ft at 1:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.48 ft at 2:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.42 ft at 2:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.36 ft at 3:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.3 ft at 3:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.24 ft at 4:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.17 ft at 4:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.1 ft at 5:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 9.04 ft at 5:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.97 ft at 6:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.9 ft at 6:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.83 ft at 7:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.76 ft at 7:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.63 ft at 8:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.57 ft at 9:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.51 ft at 9:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.45 ft at 10:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.39 ft at 10:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.34 ft at 11:05AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.29 ft at 11:35AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.24 ft at 12:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.18 ft at 12:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.13 ft at 1:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.08 ft at 1:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 2:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.98 ft at 2:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.91 ft at 3:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.01 ft at 3:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.05 ft at 4:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.95 ft at 6:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.93 ft at 6:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.91 ft at 7:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.91 ft at 7:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.92 ft at 8:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.93 ft at 8:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.95 ft at 9:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.96 ft at 9:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.98 ft at 10:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 7.99 ft at 10:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.01 ft at 11:05PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.01 ft at 11:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 8.02 ft at 12:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 12:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 1:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 1:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 2:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 2:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 3:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.02 ft at 4:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.02 ft at 4:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.01 ft at 5:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8 ft at 5:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8 ft at 6:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.98 ft at 6:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.97 ft at 7:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.97 ft at 7:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.96 ft at 8:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.95 ft at 8:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.93 ft at 9:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.92 ft at 9:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.91 ft at 10:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.9 ft at 10:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.89 ft at 11:05AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.88 ft at 11:35AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.87 ft at 12:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.86 ft at 12:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.86 ft at 1:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.86 ft at 1:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.86 ft at 2:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.86 ft at 2:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.86 ft at 3:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.87 ft at 3:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.87 ft at 4:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.89 ft at 4:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.9 ft at 5:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.91 ft at 5:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.92 ft at 6:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.94 ft at 6:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.95 ft at 7:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.96 ft at 7:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.98 ft at 8:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 7.99 ft at 8:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8 ft at 9:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.01 ft at 9:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.02 ft at 10:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 10:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 11:05PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 11:35PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 12:05AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 12:35AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 1:05AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 8.03 ft at 1:35AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 8.02 ft at 2:05AM Aug 01, 2021FRMN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (2:15AM Aug 1, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.02 ft at 2:05 AM EDT 1-Aug-2021. Flood Stage is 13.5 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Little Contentnea Creek at Farmville. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 13.5
Action Stage: 12.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 14.47 ft on 11/13/2020
(2) 13.53 ft on 06/18/2020
(3) 12.99 ft on 08/23/2020

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.47 ft on 11/13/2020
(2) 12.99 ft on 08/23/2020
(3) 13.53 ft on 06/18/2020

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.
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18 Large scale flooding expected on the north side of Farmville. Homes along Dale Street, and adjacent streets are surrounded by water, with some inundation likely. Other businesses along HWY 121 near the creek experience severe flooding. Significant flooding of small tributaries expected as well, with additional roads likely closed due to high water.
15 Several roads crossing the creek in and around Farmville become impassable, including HWY 121, Chinquapin Road, and Lewis Store Road. Businesses along HWY 121 near the creek are surrounded by water, with some inundation possible. Water also covers a large portion of Farmville Country Club.
13.5 Water completely inundates the Farmville Municipal Disc Golf Course, and covers portions of HWY 121 nearby, likley impacting traffic flow. Water also threaten or covers low spots along Chinquapin Road and Lewis Store Road near the creek.
12.5 Water inundates most of the Farmville Municipal Disc Golf Course, and also overflows into Farmville Country Club golf course impacting operations.
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Latitude: 35.606700° N, Longitude: 77.574700° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 13.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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