JAMES RIVER @ RICHMOND-WESTHAM

HIGH WATER RECORDS (Flood Stage 12 ft.)

Date of Crest Crest in Feet & Remarks
December 3, 1934 19.08
January 25, 1935 18.57
September 7, 1935 21.01
January 4, 1936 16.75
January 21, 1936 16.70
February 17, 1936 14.68
March 19, 1936 23,42
January 4, 1937 15.25
January 22, 1937 15.95
April 27, 1937 22.65
October 21, 1937 18.20
October 30, 1937 13.55
August 20, 1939 14.30
April 9, 1940 13.02
June 2, 1940 13.50
August 18, 1940 21.80
September 20, 1945 14.82
February 16, 1948 15.45
April 2, 1948 16.45
August 6, 1948 15.50
March 24, 1949 16.22
April 16, 1949 14.67
August 16, 1949 13.38
December 5, 1949 20.90
September 12, 1950 14.60
December 6, 1950 13.76
December 10, 1950 14.85
June 15, 1951 13.53
December 22, 1951 14.53
Date of Crest Crest in feet & Remarks
January 30, 1952 13.82
March 13, 1952 14.22
February 24, 1953 14.45
March 27, 1953 15.95
March 3, 1954 14.54
March 8, 1955 16.10...Hurricane Connie
August 20, 1955 18.36 ...Hurricane Diane
April 8, 1957 15.00
April 2, 1958 13.42
October 2, 1959 13.10
March 20, 1960 13.20
March 31, 1960 13.30
April 7, 1960 15.78
April 14, 1961 13.62
October 23, 1961 17.92
March 14, 1962 14.92
March 24, 1962 13.92
March 15, 1963 16.42
February 9, 1965 15.40
February 15, 1966 13.69
March 9, 1967 15.37
March 18, 1967 13.51
August 21, 1969 24.91...Hurricane Camille
January 2, 1970 14.93
February 26, 1970 14.24
June 1, 1971 17.02
October 26, 1971 13.94
February 14, 1972 13.84
February 28, 1972 13.93
June 23, 1972 28.62
October 7, 1972 21.75
Date of Crest Crest in Feet & Remarks
November 15, 1972 14.09
February 4, 1973 16.46
March 19, 1973 14.35
May 30, 1973 14.79
December 22, 1973 15.60
December 29, 1973 15.99
September 8, 1974 13.82
March 16, 1975 14.29
March 21, 1975 20.08
September 26, 1975 16.04
October 11, 1976 15.58
April 7, 1977 14.86
January 10, 1978 13.60
January 28, 1978 19.36
March 17, 1978 14.10
March 28, 1978 14.55
April 28, 1978 15.12
January 23, 1979 13.20
February 27, 1979 20.38
March 7, 1979 15.02
June 5, 1979 18.00
September 7, 1979 14.28
September 24, 1979 16.13
October 1, 1979 13.52
April 11, 1980 13.30
April 16, 1980 14.74
February 5, 1982 13.78
June 15, 1982 15.66
April 4, 1983 14.12
April 14, 1983 15.64
April 16, 1983 13.70
Date of Crest Crest in Feet & Remarks
April 26, 1983 13.77
February 16, 1984 17.27
March 30, 1984 16.71
April 6, 1984 12.90
August 19, 1985 14.94
November 7, 1985 24.77
April 18, 1987 21.91
May 7, 1989 17.70
May 30, 1990 14.01
October 24, 1990 15.19
January 13, 1991 14.93
March 6, 1991 13.26
March 31, 1991 12.36
February 28, 1992 12.94
April 24, 1992 19.26
June 7, 1992 12.60
March 6, 1993 18.88
March 26, 1993 14.43
April 17, 1993 13.25
October 29, 1993 12.00
December 6, 1993 13.15
February 24, 1994 13.73
March 2, 1994 13.46
March 30, 1994 17.49
January 21, 1996 20.63
January 29, 1996 13.87
September 8, 1996 21.22