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Big Sandy Creek at Rockville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 6.29 ft at 10:00AM Nov 20, 2017Highest Observation: 6.3 ft at 10:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.29 ft at 10:30AM Nov 20, 2017Highest Observation: 6.3 ft at 10:45AM Nov 20, 2017Highest Observation: 6.3 ft at 11:00AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.27 ft at 11:15AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.27 ft at 11:30AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.26 ft at 11:45AM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.27 ft at 12:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.27 ft at 12:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.27 ft at 12:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.25 ft at 12:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.24 ft at 1:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.27 ft at 1:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.25 ft at 1:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.23 ft at 2:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.22 ft at 2:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.24 ft at 2:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.21 ft at 2:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.21 ft at 3:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.21 ft at 3:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.2 ft at 3:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.19 ft at 4:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.18 ft at 4:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.15 ft at 4:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.19 ft at 4:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.16 ft at 5:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.15 ft at 5:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.18 ft at 5:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.15 ft at 5:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.15 ft at 6:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.16 ft at 6:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.12 ft at 6:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.1 ft at 6:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.12 ft at 7:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.13 ft at 8:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.11 ft at 8:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.1 ft at 8:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.09 ft at 8:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.1 ft at 9:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.1 ft at 9:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.09 ft at 9:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.08 ft at 9:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.1 ft at 10:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.06 ft at 10:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.05 ft at 10:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.08 ft at 10:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.08 ft at 11:00PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.09 ft at 11:15PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.06 ft at 11:30PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.08 ft at 11:45PM Nov 20, 2017Observed: 6.07 ft at 12:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.06 ft at 12:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.05 ft at 12:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.04 ft at 12:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.04 ft at 1:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.05 ft at 1:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.03 ft at 1:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.03 ft at 1:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.02 ft at 2:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.02 ft at 2:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.05 ft at 2:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6 ft at 2:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.03 ft at 3:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.99 ft at 3:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6.01 ft at 3:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.99 ft at 3:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6 ft at 4:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.98 ft at 4:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.99 ft at 4:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 6 ft at 4:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.99 ft at 5:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.97 ft at 6:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.96 ft at 6:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.97 ft at 6:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.93 ft at 6:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.97 ft at 7:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.95 ft at 7:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.96 ft at 7:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.94 ft at 7:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.94 ft at 8:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.93 ft at 8:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.94 ft at 8:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.92 ft at 8:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.93 ft at 9:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.93 ft at 9:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.93 ft at 9:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.92 ft at 9:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.93 ft at 10:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.89 ft at 10:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.9 ft at 10:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.91 ft at 10:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.92 ft at 11:00AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.89 ft at 11:15AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.89 ft at 11:30AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.9 ft at 11:45AM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.9 ft at 12:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.89 ft at 12:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.91 ft at 12:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.89 ft at 12:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.88 ft at 1:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.91 ft at 1:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.89 ft at 1:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.89 ft at 1:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.88 ft at 2:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.87 ft at 2:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.87 ft at 2:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.87 ft at 2:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.86 ft at 3:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.85 ft at 3:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.83 ft at 3:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.84 ft at 3:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.86 ft at 4:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.85 ft at 4:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.84 ft at 4:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.84 ft at 4:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.84 ft at 5:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.82 ft at 5:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.83 ft at 5:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.83 ft at 5:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.8 ft at 6:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.82 ft at 6:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.81 ft at 6:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.83 ft at 6:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.82 ft at 7:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.81 ft at 7:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.82 ft at 7:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.79 ft at 7:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.79 ft at 8:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.8 ft at 8:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.82 ft at 8:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.78 ft at 8:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.79 ft at 9:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.78 ft at 9:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.79 ft at 9:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.76 ft at 9:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.77 ft at 10:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.79 ft at 10:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.8 ft at 10:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.77 ft at 10:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.76 ft at 11:00PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.77 ft at 11:15PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.77 ft at 11:30PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.76 ft at 11:45PM Nov 21, 2017Observed: 5.76 ft at 12:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.76 ft at 12:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.75 ft at 12:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.75 ft at 12:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.73 ft at 1:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.77 ft at 1:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.75 ft at 1:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.74 ft at 1:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.74 ft at 2:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.75 ft at 2:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.73 ft at 2:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.72 ft at 2:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.74 ft at 3:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.75 ft at 3:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.74 ft at 3:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.71 ft at 3:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.72 ft at 4:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.73 ft at 4:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.72 ft at 4:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.71 ft at 4:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.71 ft at 5:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.73 ft at 5:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.72 ft at 5:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.68 ft at 5:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.71 ft at 6:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.7 ft at 6:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.71 ft at 6:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.72 ft at 6:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.7 ft at 7:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.69 ft at 7:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.7 ft at 7:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.7 ft at 7:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.71 ft at 8:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.68 ft at 8:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.68 ft at 8:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.68 ft at 8:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.67 ft at 9:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.67 ft at 9:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.65 ft at 9:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.63 ft at 9:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.67 ft at 10:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.66 ft at 10:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.66 ft at 10:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.69 ft at 10:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.67 ft at 11:00AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.67 ft at 11:15AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.66 ft at 11:30AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.65 ft at 11:45AM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.64 ft at 12:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.65 ft at 12:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.65 ft at 12:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.65 ft at 12:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.66 ft at 1:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.66 ft at 1:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.63 ft at 1:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.66 ft at 1:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.63 ft at 2:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.64 ft at 2:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.66 ft at 2:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.62 ft at 2:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.65 ft at 3:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.61 ft at 3:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.63 ft at 3:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.63 ft at 3:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.63 ft at 4:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.63 ft at 4:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.62 ft at 4:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.62 ft at 4:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.64 ft at 5:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.61 ft at 5:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.62 ft at 6:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.59 ft at 6:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.62 ft at 6:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.58 ft at 6:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.58 ft at 7:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.6 ft at 7:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.6 ft at 7:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.59 ft at 8:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.58 ft at 8:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.59 ft at 9:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.57 ft at 9:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.55 ft at 10:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.57 ft at 10:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.56 ft at 10:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.59 ft at 10:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.55 ft at 11:00PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.55 ft at 11:15PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.55 ft at 11:30PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.55 ft at 11:45PM Nov 22, 2017Observed: 5.55 ft at 12:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.54 ft at 12:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.53 ft at 12:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.54 ft at 12:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.52 ft at 1:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.52 ft at 1:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.53 ft at 1:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.53 ft at 1:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.52 ft at 2:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.52 ft at 2:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.53 ft at 2:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.52 ft at 2:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.5 ft at 3:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.51 ft at 3:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.5 ft at 3:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.47 ft at 3:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.51 ft at 4:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.51 ft at 4:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.5 ft at 4:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.49 ft at 4:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.48 ft at 5:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.48 ft at 5:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.5 ft at 5:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.47 ft at 5:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.48 ft at 6:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.49 ft at 6:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.47 ft at 7:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.47 ft at 7:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.47 ft at 7:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.48 ft at 7:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.45 ft at 8:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.47 ft at 8:15AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.46 ft at 8:30AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.45 ft at 8:45AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.45 ft at 9:00AM Nov 23, 2017Observed: 5.46 ft at 9:15AM Nov 23, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesROCW2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:47AM Nov 23, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 5.46 ft at 9:15 AM EST 23-Nov-2017. Flood Stage is 17.5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Big Sandy Creek at Rockville. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 25
Moderate Flood Stage: 20
Flood Stage: 17.5
Action Stage: 14.4
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 18.00 ft on 07/24/1912
(2) 12.62 ft on 03/04/2015
(3) 12.13 ft on 05/04/2009
(4) 11.99 ft on 07/29/2017
(5) 10.41 ft on 05/16/2014
(6) 8.33 ft on 06/05/2008

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.99 ft on 07/29/2017
(2) 12.62 ft on 03/04/2015
(3) 10.41 ft on 05/16/2014
(4) 12.13 ft on 05/04/2009
(5) 8.33 ft on 06/05/2008
(6) 18.00 ft on 07/24/1912

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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25 water reaches bridge deck on right downstream bank of bridge
20 water reaches bridge deck on left downstream bank of bridge
17.5 water Overflows Road on left downstram bank on bridge approach
13 water reaches natural bankfull on left downstream bank near gage
11.99 Water rises to the level reached on July 29, 2017.
Photos
(1) View of Rockville gage from across Big Sandy Creek.
(2) Downstream view of Big Sandy Creek from bridge.
(3) Upstream view of Big Sandy Creek from bridge.
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Latitude: 39.621667° N, Longitude: 79.705000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 17.5 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 1310 ft 1327.5 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

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