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Peak Creek (VA) at Pulaski Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 2:34PM May 16, 2019Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 2:46PM May 16, 2019Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 2:47PM May 16, 2019Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 1:57AM May 17, 2019Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 7:57AM May 17, 2019Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 1:57PM May 17, 2019Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 7:57PM May 17, 2019Highest Observation: 2.6 ft at 1:58AM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 7:57AM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:57PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:03PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:10PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:13PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:17PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:26PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:34PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:42PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:51PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:55PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:07PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:11PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:22PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:24PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:33PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 3:36PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:05PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:11PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:15PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:33PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:44PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 4:49PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 5:09PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 5:36PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 7:59PM May 18, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:59PM May 20, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:57AM May 21, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:03AM May 21, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:06AM May 21, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 8:08AM May 21, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:29PM May 21, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:28AM May 22, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 1:27PM May 22, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:28PM May 22, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 1:28AM May 23, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 7:27AM May 23, 2019VA Department of Emergency ManagementPCRV2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (1:34PM May 23, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.4 ft at 7:27 AM EDT 23-May-2019. Flood Stage is 8 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Peak Creek (VA) at Pulaski. 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: 14
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 6
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 11.20 ft on 03/13/2010
(2) 8.90 ft on 05/25/2017
(3) 8.50 ft on 04/24/2017
(4) 8.30 ft on 04/19/2019
(5) 7.20 ft on 01/31/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.30 ft on 04/19/2019
(2) 8.90 ft on 05/25/2017
(3) 8.50 ft on 04/24/2017
(4) 7.20 ft on 01/31/2013
(5) 6.80 ft on 04/26/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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13 Randolph Avenue bridge is overtopped.
11 Significant flooding in parts of the town of Pulaski.
8.5 Dora Highway floods near Heritage Park.
8 Flooding begins in Kersey Bottom area (Crescent and Melborn Streets).
6 Lottier Bottom Road low-water bridge is flooded.
Photos
(1) Peak Creek IFLOWS upstream - Mar. 31, 2016; Stg. 2.4ft
(2) Peak Creek IFLOWS downstream - Mar. 31, 2016; Stg. 2.4ft
(3) IFLOWS SG/RG on Randolph Ave. bridge - Mar. 31, 2016; Stg. 2.4 ft.
(4) Peak Creek in downtown Pulaski - Mar. 31, 2016; Stg. 2.4 ft.
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Latitude: 37.046944° N, Longitude: 80.784722° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 8 ft  
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