James River at Bent Creek, Appomattox County VA (BECV2)
Gage Location: Nelson County, Virginia Site Location: Appomattox County, Virginia
Latitude: 37.536Longitude: -78.825Elevation: 381.39 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 3649 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 16 ft. Moderate Stage: 22 ft.Major Stage: 27.5 ft.
First Flood: 1870-09-30Last Flood: 2010-01-26 Crest: 16.85 ft.Datum change: 1930-09-12Number of Floods: 51

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Height Above Flood Stage for Entire Period of Record
Height Above FSTotal OccurencePercent of Crest OccurrenceCumulative Total Flood OccurrencePercent of Floods above Listed Value
16 ft to 17 ft1835.316 ft or above 51100.0
17 ft to 18 ft815.717 ft or above 3364.7
18 ft to 19 ft917.618 ft or above 2549.0
19 ft to 20 ft611.819 ft or above 1631.4
20 ft to 21 ft23.920 ft or above 1019.6
21 ft to 22 ft23.921 ft or above 815.7
22 ft to 23 ft00.022 ft or above 611.8
23 ft to 24 ft12.023 ft or above 611.8
24 ft to 25 ft23.924 ft or above 59.8
25 ft to 26 ft00.025 ft or above 35.9
26 ft to 27 ft00.026 ft or above 35.9
27 ft to 28 ft23.927 ft or above 35.9
28 ft to 29 ft00.028 ft or above 12.0
29 ft to 30 ft00.029 ft or above 12.0
30 ft to 31 ft12.030 ft or above 12.0
Height Above Flood Stage After Datum Change
Height Above FSTotal OccurencePercent of Crest OccurrenceCumulative Total Flood OccurrencePercent of Floods above Listed Value
16 ft to 17 ft1839.116 ft or above 46100.0
17 ft to 18 ft817.417 ft or above 2860.9
18 ft to 19 ft817.418 ft or above 2043.5
19 ft to 20 ft48.719 ft or above 1226.1
20 ft to 21 ft24.320 ft or above 817.4
21 ft to 22 ft24.321 ft or above 613.0
22 ft to 23 ft00.022 ft or above 48.7
23 ft to 24 ft12.223 ft or above 48.7
24 ft to 25 ft12.224 ft or above 36.5
25 ft to 26 ft00.025 ft or above 24.3
26 ft to 27 ft00.026 ft or above 24.3
27 ft to 28 ft12.227 ft or above 24.3
28 ft to 29 ft00.028 ft or above 12.2
29 ft to 30 ft00.029 ft or above 12.2
30 ft to 31 ft12.230 ft or above 12.2