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  Duration Plot and Table of Daily Streamflow
 
02035000 JAMES RIVER AT CARTERSVILLE, VA
LOCATION.--Latitude 3740'15", Longitude 7805'10", North American Datum of 1927,
                    Goochland County, VA, Hydrologic Unit 02080205.
DRAINAGE AREA.--6,252 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1898 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1303.
DURATION STATISTIC COMPUTATION PERIOD.--October 1898 to June 1982.
REGULATION.--Considerable regulation from Moomaw Lake, 230 miles upstream, as well as moderate diurnal fluctuation by powerplants above Lynchburg, 100 miles upstream. Flow augmented by summertime releases since 1982.
GAGE OPERATION.--U.S. Geological Survey, Virginia Water Science Center.

     Duration Plot with Daily Streamflow Conditions
Provisional Data Subject to Revision
02035000 plot. 
JAMES RIVER AT CARTERSVILLE, VA
Provisional Data Subject to Revision

                    

The current daily value for 03/22/2017 is 3990.0 cubic feet per second.

  explanation   Percentile Description Duration Plot Description 28 Day 14 Day 7 Day Daily


      Duration Table of Daily Streamflow
           
Flow values in cubic feet per second


                02035000     JAMES RIVER AT CARTERSVILLE, VA

   Minimum daily flow
   5th percentile
 
   10th percentile
 
   25th percentile
 
 
   Median
 
 
   75th percentile
 
 
 
   90th percentile
 
 
 
   95th percentile
 
 
 
 
   Maximum daily flow
         
Years of record
January
940
1,740
2,440
4,320
6,640
11,100
18,500
26,700
106,000
 
84
February
1,260
2,860
3,550
5,210
7,840
12,800
20,200
29,300
115,000
 
84
March
1,840
3,830
4,820
6,440
9,500
15,200
24,900
33,200
156,000
 
84
April
1,760
3,620
4,190
5,660
7,820
12,200
20,100
28,100
117,000
 
84
May
1,330
2,610
3,060
3,930
5,680
8,650
14,000
20,000
92,200
 
84
June
773
1,640
1,900
2,620
3,840
6,230
10,900
15,800
280,000
 
83
July
412
1,020
1,260
1,800
2,740
4,160
6,870
10,100
55,000
 
83
August
465
772
950
1,470
2,300
3,820
7,350
12,300
219,000
 
83
September
330
670
835
1,240
1,800
3,080
6,110
9,860
143,000
 
83
October
348
730
930
1,380
2,030
3,640
8,060
14,000
111,000
 
83
November
709
1,160
1,360
1,780
2,650
4,930
9,390
13,600
57,700
 
83
December
835
1,400
1,640
2,550
4,540
7,590
13,600
20,300
124,000
 
83
 
       
Instantaneous minimum flow for period of record = 316 cubic feet per second.

The current daily value for 03/22/2017 is 3990.0 cubic feet per second.

---- Provisional Data Subject to Revision ----

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