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Craig Creek at Craig C/Rt614 Stage (ft)Observed: 0.4 ft at 9:05AM Sep 19, 2022Observed: 0.4 ft at 9:06AM Sep 21, 2022Highest Observation: 0.7 ft at 9:06AM Sep 23, 2022VA Department of Emergency ManagementCCIV2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (6:05PM Sep 25, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.7 ft at 9:06 AM EDT 23-Sep-2022. Flood Stage is 8 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Craig Creek at Craig C/Rt614. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 16
Moderate Flood Stage: 13
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 12.50 ft on 07/04/2013
(2) 10.50 ft on 04/29/2008
(3) 9.70 ft on 01/25/2010
(4) 9.50 ft on 03/07/2011
(5) 9.30 ft on 10/12/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.70 ft on 11/12/2020 (P)
(2) 8.60 ft on 02/07/2020 (P)
(3) 9.30 ft on 10/12/2018
(4) 9.00 ft on 04/16/2018
(5) 7.60 ft on 02/11/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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16 Buildings on higher ground at Camp Easter Seal affected by flood waters.
13 Lower sidewalks at Camp Easter Seal flooded.
9 Camp Easter Seals Road at camp entrance closed by flood waters.
8 Route 614 bridge is flooded near gage.
(1) IFLOWS gage on DS LB at Route 614 bridge - March 7, 2011; Stage 5.80 ft.
(2) Upstream view of Craig Creek from Route 614 bridge - March 7, 2011; Stage 5.80 ft.
(3) Downstream view of Craig Creek from Route 614 bridge - March 7, 2011; Stage 5.80 ft.
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Latitude: 37.535833° N, Longitude: 80.034167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 8 ft  
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