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RECORD LOW STAGE/FLOW FOR LWX HSA
 
Gaging Point Flood
Stage (ft)
Record
Low Stage (ft)
Record
Low Flow (cfs)
Date
North Branch Potomac        
  Kitzmiller MD
9
1.45
4.6
May 3-7, 1953
  Luke MD
10.5
Est 1.0
6
Sep 4, 1904
  Georges Ck/Westernport MD
8
1.6
  Sep 29-Oct 13, 1930
  Wills Ck/Cumberland MD
10
0.5
0
Oct 14, 1938
  Cumberland MD
17
2.16
178
Sep 17, 1943
  Cumberland MD...preliminary
17
2.10
190
Dec 5-6, 1998
South Branch Potomac        
  Franklin WV
7
1.31
14
Sep 25-29, 1959
  Petersburg WV
10
0.45
  Aug 11-20, 1988
     
42
Sep 28-29, 1959
  South Fork/Moorefield WV
10
0.38
28
Aug 21-22, 1987
  Springfield WV
15
0.64
  Sep 10, 1965
Potomac Drainage Above Harpers Ferry WV        
  Paw Paw WV
25
2.98
203
Sep 11, 1943 &
Sep 10, 1966
  Hancock MD
30
2.01
180
Oct 4, 1932
  Conococheague Ck/Fairview MD
8
Est 0.7
21
Aug 8, 1966 &
Sep 12, 1966
  Opequon Ck/Martinsburg WV
12
1.24
<30
Jan 8, 1956
  Shepherdstown WV
15
1.02
171
Aug 1, 1966
  Antietam Ck/Sharpsburg MD
8
1.74
0
?
Shenandoah Basin        
  Waynesboro VA
9.6
Est <2
7
Jul 18, 1966
  South Fork/Lynnwood VA
16
1.63
Est <150
Sep 20, 1932
  South Fork/Front Royal VA
12
0.56
145
Jan 30, 1934
  North Fork/Cootes Store VA
15
1.74
Est<700
Sep 7-9, 1966
  North Fork/Strasburg VA
17
1.52
34
Feb 9, 1934
  Millville WV
13.5
0.39
59
Oct 4, 1930
Potomac Drainage Below Harpers Ferry WV        
  Point of Rocks MD
16
0.27
530
Sep 11-12, 1966
  Monocacy River/Frederick MD
15
0.54
Est <50
Sep 7-13, 1966
  Seneca Ck/Dawsonville MD
7.5
0.54
0
Oct 28-29, 1930
  Little Falls MD (near DC)
10
2.29
121
Sep 9, 1966
Rappahannock Basin        
  Rapidan River/Culpeper VA
14
Est 0.13
2.1
Oct 4-5, 1955 &
Oct 11, 1955
  Remington VA
15
2.31
13
Sep 13, 1966

Bankfull Level...no official flood stage established.                                                             Updated 4/20/1999 MHP
Preliminary level


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