RIVANNA RIVER @ PALMYRA

HIGH WATER RECORDS (Flood Stage 17 ft)

Date of Crest Crest in Feet & Remerks
September 17, 1934 24.75
December 1, 1934 20.60
January 23, 1935 20.17
September 6, 1935 26.27
January 3, 1936 20.54
January 19, 1936 19.53
March 18, 1936 29.26
October 18, 1936 18.19
January 21, 1937 19.65
April 26, 1937 33.35
October 20, 1937 23.45
August 17, 1940 21.78
August 8, 1942 18.59
October 16,1942 36.50
September 19, 1944 30.50
April 1, 1948 21.54
Aougust 4, 1948 22.90
December 4, 1948 26.78
December 31, 1948 18.27
March 23, 1949 19.25
August 15, 1949 21.70
December 5, 1950 21.55
June 10, 1951 21.13
August 19, 1955 29.00...Hurricane Diane
October 1, 1959 20.41
February 19, 1960 18.27
October 21, 1961 24.27
March 12, 1963 18.63
February 8, 1965 21.77
Date of Crest Crest in Feet & Remerks
March 8, 1967 18.41
August 20, 1969 39.85....Hurricane Camille
May 31, 1971 23.39
June 22, 1972 37.34....Hurricane Agnes
October 6, 1972 31.07
February 3, 1973 21.07
December 21, 1973 20.32
March 20, 1975 26.38
September 26, 1975 23.46
January 1, 1976 18.99
October 10, 1976 22.41
January 9, 1978 20.07
January 26, 1978 23.58
May 4, 1978 18.63
February 26, 1979 23.50
June 3, 1979 22.64
September 6, 1979 25.50
September 22, 1979 24.45
February 3, 1982 18.20
May 28, 1982 18.30
June 14, 1982 19.90
April 3, 1983 22.00
April 11, 1983 21.80
April 24, 1983 20.10
February 15, 1984 24.40
March 29, 1984 23.70
November 5, 1985 26.53...Hurricane Juan
April 17, 1987 25.60
September 9, 1987 26.65
May 6, 1989 26.33
May 27, 1990 18.73
Date of Crest Crest in Feet & Remerks
October 24, 1990 21.95
April 22, 1992 23.75
November 24, 1992 21.13
December 11, 1992 19.37
March 5, 1993 26.24
April 17, 1993 17.11
November 28, 1993 22.48
February 24, 1994 18.31
March 28, 1994 20.94
March 29, 1994 17.82
January 20, 1996 24.80
January 28, 1996 17.95
September 7, 1996 31.58....Hurricane Fran