Rappahannock River at Remington, Fauquier County VA (RENV2)
Gage Location: Fauquier County, VirginiaSite Location: Fauquier County, Virginia
Latitude: 38.531Longitude: -77.814Elevation: 252.53 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 619 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 15 ft. Moderate Stage: 20 ft.Major Stage: 25 ft.
First Flood: 1889-06-02Last Flood: 2014-05-16 Crest: 19.36 ft.Datum change: 1965-01-01Number of Floods: 77

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Date of FloodCrest(ft)Streamflow(cfs)CategoryCode
1889-06-0226.7-9999MajorC1 C4 G1
1930-04-2516.2614300MinorC1 C4 G1
1937-04-2629.2-9999MajorC1 C4 G1
1940-03-2916.9916500MinorC1 C4 G1
1942-10-163090000MajorC1 C4 G1
1945-07-3116.213500MinorC1 G1
1946-08-0215.4512000MinorC1 G1
1950-12-0519.4227200MinorC1 G1
1952-11-2217.8118800MinorC1
1955-08-1823.5245100ModerateC1
1961-04-1315.3612000MinorC1
1965-02-0816.314400Minornone
1965-03-0516.0113500Minornone
1967-03-0716.2514200Minornone
1967-08-2515.0511100Minornone
1968-01-1415.4312100Minornone
1971-02-1415.4612200Minornone
1972-02-1415.1611400Minornone
1972-06-2224.8252900Moderatenone
1973-05-2915.1211300Minornone
1973-12-2115.0911200Minornone
1975-03-2018.722400Minornone
1975-09-2717.217200Minornone
1976-01-0115.111200Minornone
1976-10-1021.9736800Moderatenone
1978-01-0915.0211000Minornone
1978-01-2718.5221800Minornone
1979-01-2516.1514100Minornone
1979-02-2618.4621600Minornone
1979-08-2917.0917000Minornone
1979-09-0618.8423000Minornone
1979-09-2217.518300Minornone
1983-04-1017.3917700Minornone
1983-04-1616.2814400Minornone
1983-04-2516.2614300Minornone
1984-02-1521.2133000Moderatenone
1984-03-2916.9916500Minornone
1985-11-0419.7326400Minornone
1987-04-1715.5312300Minornone
1987-11-3015.2511700Minornone
1989-05-0616.3514500Minornone
1990-10-1417.1516900Minornone
1990-10-2416.5915200Minornone
1992-04-2215.6512600Minornone
1992-11-2317.7919000Minornone
1992-12-1117.6318500Minornone
1993-03-0521.9636600Moderatenone
1993-11-2818.521600Minornone
1994-07-2815.9713500Minornone
1994-08-1817.7218800Minornone
1995-06-2820.0627800Minornone
1996-01-2021.0523300Moderatenone
1996-09-0724.0435300Moderatenone
1997-11-0816.4912700Minornone
1998-01-0916.6513600Minornone
1998-01-2917.515100Minornone
1998-02-0517.214600Minornone
1998-02-1818.4316800Minornone
1998-03-2118.8417600Minornone
1998-05-0816.0112400Minornone
1999-09-3019.1118200Minornone
2003-03-2115.9512300Minornone
2003-09-2417.9315900Minornone
2003-12-1118.7619700Minornone
2004-09-2918.1316300Minornone
2005-11-3015.813400Minornone
2008-05-1217.0515900Minornone
2010-01-2617.9617800Minornone
2010-03-1418.0918100Minornone
2011-03-1116.313500Minornone
2011-04-1719.0520000Minornone
2012-10-3115.5811800Minornone
2013-01-3117.0114800Minornone
2013-06-1016.1112900Minornone
2013-07-1216.9614700Minornone
2014-05-0118.3618100Minornone
2014-05-1619.3620800Minornone



Codes and description

C1|Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information looks reliable despite potential problems. This data was used in frequency calculations.
C3|Crest height estimated by the USGS.
C4|Crest height is from the National Weather Service.
C5|Crest height affected by backwater.
C6|Crest occurred at a previous flood stage that is lower than the current flood stage. The crests below the new flood stage are not used in flood frequency calculations.
C7|Crest from USGS yearly peak and/or date is different than the crest we provide. In many cases MARFC uses crest based on backwater or ice effects.
C8|Crest month or day of occurrence has been estimated by The Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center usually based on nearby gage information.
C9|Crest date (day) in the month is unknown.
F1|Flow is an estimate.
F2|Flow affected by regulation or diversion and in some cases to an unknown degree.
F3|Flow effected by snow-melt, ice jam or debris jam break up.
F4|Flow affected by dam failure.
F5|Flow - All or part of the record affected by urbanization, mining, agricultural changes, channelization or other factors.
G1|Gage height at a different site and/or datum.
G2|Gage is not an official USGS gage with crests provided by the NWS. Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in flood frequency calculations.
G3|Gage datum changed during this year.
none,No code; Good Data

Updated: 08:00 PM May 28, 2014