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Cheat River At Rowlesburg (ROWW2)

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NOTE: The above river forecast includes future rainfall/snowmelt. Forecast stages may be different if the actual rainfall/snowmelt is different than the forecast rainfall/snowmelt.
NOTE: Stage may be affected by ice.
Flood Stage: 16 Feet
Latest Stage: 9.53
Current Warnings/Statements/Advisories:None currently.
NOTE:Forecasts for the Cheat River at Rowlesburg are issued routinely year-round.
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 22
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 12.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 36.90 ft on 11/05/1985
(2) 24.20 ft on 01/19/1996
(3) 23.58 ft on 02/09/1994
(4) 20.94 ft on 05/08/1994
(5) 20.90 ft on 02/19/2000
(6) 19.75 ft on 07/29/2017
(7) 19.50 ft on 07/19/1996
(8) 19.00 ft on 03/20/2002
(9) 18.72 ft on 07/31/1996
(10) 18.71 ft on 03/06/1989
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.12 ft on 03/01/2021
(2) 19.75 ft on 07/29/2017
(3) 14.80 ft on 03/04/2015
(4) 16.10 ft on 05/16/2014
(5) 17.30 ft on 01/26/2010
(6) 16.00 ft on 04/16/2007
(7) 15.00 ft on 02/06/2004
(8) 16.80 ft on 09/19/2003
(9) 19.00 ft on 03/20/2002
(10) 20.90 ft on 02/19/2000
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.61 ft on 09/11/1965
(2) 0.62 ft on 09/30/1983
(3) 0.68 ft on 10/24/1963
(4) 0.84 ft on 09/28/1963
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