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James River (VA) at Bent Creek Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 5.83 ft at 11:00AM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.81 ft at 11:15AM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.79 ft at 11:30AM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.78 ft at 11:45AM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.76 ft at 12:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.74 ft at 12:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 12:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.71 ft at 12:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.7 ft at 1:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.69 ft at 1:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.68 ft at 1:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 1:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.67 ft at 2:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 2:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 2:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 2:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 3:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 3:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 3:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.65 ft at 3:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 4:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 4:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 4:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 4:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 5:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.64 ft at 5:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 5:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 5:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.63 ft at 6:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.62 ft at 6:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.61 ft at 6:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.59 ft at 7:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.57 ft at 7:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.56 ft at 7:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.55 ft at 8:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.54 ft at 8:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.53 ft at 8:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.52 ft at 8:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.51 ft at 9:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.49 ft at 9:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 9:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.48 ft at 10:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.47 ft at 10:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.47 ft at 10:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.47 ft at 10:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.47 ft at 11:00PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.47 ft at 11:15PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 11:30PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 11:45PM May 15, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 12:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 12:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 12:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 12:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 1:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 1:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 1:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.46 ft at 1:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.45 ft at 2:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.45 ft at 2:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.44 ft at 2:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.43 ft at 2:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.43 ft at 3:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.42 ft at 3:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.42 ft at 3:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.41 ft at 3:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.4 ft at 4:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.39 ft at 4:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.38 ft at 4:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.37 ft at 5:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.36 ft at 5:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.35 ft at 5:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.36 ft at 5:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.35 ft at 6:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.35 ft at 6:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.34 ft at 6:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.34 ft at 7:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.34 ft at 7:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.33 ft at 7:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.33 ft at 7:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.31 ft at 8:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.3 ft at 9:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.29 ft at 9:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.29 ft at 9:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.28 ft at 9:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.27 ft at 10:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.27 ft at 10:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.26 ft at 10:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 10:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 11:00AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.25 ft at 11:15AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:30AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.24 ft at 11:45AM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.24 ft at 12:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 12:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 1:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 2:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.23 ft at 3:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.22 ft at 3:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.22 ft at 4:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.21 ft at 5:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.2 ft at 5:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.19 ft at 5:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.19 ft at 6:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.17 ft at 6:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.17 ft at 6:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.15 ft at 7:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.14 ft at 7:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.13 ft at 7:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.12 ft at 8:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.11 ft at 10:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:00PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:15PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:30PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 11:45PM May 16, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 12:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.1 ft at 12:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.09 ft at 12:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.09 ft at 12:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.07 ft at 1:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.06 ft at 1:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.06 ft at 2:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.05 ft at 2:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.04 ft at 2:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.04 ft at 2:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.03 ft at 3:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.02 ft at 3:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.02 ft at 3:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.01 ft at 3:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5.01 ft at 4:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 4:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 4:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 5 ft at 4:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 5:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 5:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 5:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 5:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 6:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 6:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 6:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 6:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 7:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 7:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 7:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 8:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 8:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 9:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 9:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 9:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 10:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 10:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 10:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 11:00AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 11:15AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.99 ft at 11:30AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 11:45AM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 12:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 12:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 12:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 12:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.98 ft at 1:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 1:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 1:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.97 ft at 1:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.96 ft at 2:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.95 ft at 2:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.95 ft at 2:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.94 ft at 2:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.93 ft at 3:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.91 ft at 3:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 4:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.9 ft at 4:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.89 ft at 4:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.88 ft at 5:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 5:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 6:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 6:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 7:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 8:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 8:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.87 ft at 9:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 9:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:00PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:15PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:30PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:45PM May 17, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 2:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 2:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 3:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 4:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 5:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 5:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 5:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.85 ft at 5:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 6:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.84 ft at 6:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 6:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.83 ft at 7:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.82 ft at 7:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.8 ft at 8:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.79 ft at 8:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 8:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 9:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 9:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 9:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 10:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 10:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 10:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 11:00AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 11:15AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 11:30AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 11:45AM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 12:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 1:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 3:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 4:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 4:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 5:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 6:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 6:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 8:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 8:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.72 ft at 9:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 9:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 9:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 9:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 10:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 10:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 10:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 11:00PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 11:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 11:30PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 11:45PM May 18, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 12:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 12:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 12:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 12:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 1:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.78 ft at 1:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.77 ft at 1:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.76 ft at 1:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.75 ft at 2:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.74 ft at 2:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.73 ft at 2:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.71 ft at 2:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.7 ft at 3:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.68 ft at 3:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.67 ft at 3:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.66 ft at 3:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.65 ft at 4:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.64 ft at 4:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.63 ft at 4:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 4:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 5:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 5:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 5:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 6:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 6:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 8:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 8:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 8:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 8:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 9:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 10:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 10:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 10:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 10:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:00AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:15AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:30AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:45AM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 12:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 12:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 12:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 12:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 1:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 2:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 2:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 2:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 2:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 3:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 4:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 4:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 4:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 4:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 5:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 5:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 5:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 5:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 6:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 7:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 8:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 8:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 8:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 8:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 9:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 9:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.62 ft at 9:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 9:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 10:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.6 ft at 10:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 11:00PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.58 ft at 11:15PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 11:30PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.55 ft at 11:45PM May 19, 2019Observed: 4.53 ft at 12:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.51 ft at 12:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.49 ft at 12:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 12:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 1:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 1:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 2:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.32 ft at 2:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.3 ft at 2:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.29 ft at 2:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.28 ft at 3:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.33 ft at 3:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 4:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.42 ft at 4:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.47 ft at 4:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.53 ft at 4:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.57 ft at 5:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 5:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.64 ft at 5:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.65 ft at 5:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.66 ft at 6:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.65 ft at 6:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.63 ft at 6:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.61 ft at 6:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.59 ft at 7:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.56 ft at 7:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.53 ft at 7:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.5 ft at 7:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.46 ft at 8:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.43 ft at 8:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.4 ft at 8:30AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.37 ft at 8:45AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:00AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.31 ft at 9:15AM May 20, 2019Observed: 4.29 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 2:00PM May 20, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.4 ft 8:00PM May 20, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.4 ft 2:00AM May 21, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.4 ft 8:00AM May 21, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.4 ft 2:00PM May 21, 2019Highest Forecast: 4.4 ft 8:00PM May 21, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 2:00AM May 22, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 8:00AM May 22, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 2:00PM May 22, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 8:00PM May 22, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 2:00AM May 23, 2019Forecast: 4.3 ft 8:00AM May 23, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBECV2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:49AM May 20, 2019)ObservedForecast (issued 10:11AM May 20)Latest observed value: 4.29 ft at 9:30 AM EDT 20-May-2019. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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Datum: NAVD88
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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 James River (VA) at Bent Creek are issued routinely year-round.

Vertical Datum updated from NGVD29 to NAVD88 by gauge owner.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 22
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 15
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 30.76 ft on 11/05/1985
(2) 27.13 ft on 06/21/1972
(3) 24.77 ft on 08/20/1969
(4) 23.02 ft on 03/18/1936
(5) 22.10 ft on 01/20/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.18 ft on 06/25/2016
(2) 12.47 ft on 03/06/2015
(3) 10.70 ft on 02/04/2014
(4) 15.15 ft on 05/08/2013
(5) 13.17 ft on 12/08/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.90 ft on 07/11/1975
(2) 1.23 ft on 06/08/1977
(3) 2.20 ft on 06/03/1982
(4) 2.21 ft on 10/13/1930
(5) 2.21 ft on 09/29/1941
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22 Some secondary roads are closed and some farm outbuildings affected.
18 Flooding of farmlands and field roads in the area.
16 Both banks begin to overflow, only pasture and cropland affected.
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(1) James River at Bent Creek downstream - Feb 15, 2018; Stage 5.85 ft
(2) James River at Bent Creek upstream - Feb 15, 2018; Stage 5.85 ft
(3) USGS gauge house upstream James River - Feb. 15, 2018; Stage 5.85 ft.
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Latitude: 37.536111° N, Longitude: 78.829722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 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 380.41 396.41 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 381.39 ft 397.39 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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Potential River Levels - Used to
Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
3 Day (SREF) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 48 hours.

See the Product Description Document link for more details on the interpretation of the 3,7 day graphics. 

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