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 during this period may be incomplete and therefore was not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information during this period 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: 07:31 AM Dec 19, 2014