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  • Peak Streamflow for the Nation

    USGS 02037500 JAMES RIVER NEAR RICHMOND, VA

    Henrico County, Virginia
    Hydrologic Unit Code 02080205
    Latitude  37°33'47", Longitude  77°32'50" NAD27
    Drainage area 6,753  square miles
    Gage datum 98.82 feet above NGVD29
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    Water
    Year
    Date Gage
    Height
    (feet)
    Stream-
    flow
    (cfs)
    1935 Sep. 07, 1935 21.01 127,000
    1936 Mar. 19, 1936 23.42 175,000
    1937 Apr. 27, 1937 22.65 152,0001,8
    1938 Oct. 21, 1937 18.20 92,500
    1939 Aug. 20, 1939 14.37 57,900
    1940 Aug. 18, 1940 21.80 151,000
    1941 Apr. 06, 1941 11.93 39,100
    1942 May 24, 1942 15.74 68,600
    1943 Oct. 17, 1942 19.80 119,000
    1944 Sep. 20, 1944 21.80 150,000
    1945 Sep. 20, 1945 14.82 61,100
    1946 Jan. 09, 1946 12.20 41,300
    1947 Mar. 17, 1947 11.65 37,000
    1948 Apr. 02, 1948 16.45 75,000
    1949 Dec. 05, 1948 20.90 136,000
    1950 Sep. 12, 1950 14.60 59,500
    1951 Dec. 10, 1950 14.85 61,100
    1952 Dec. 22, 1951 14.53 58,700
    1953 Mar. 27, 1953 15.95 71,100
    1954 Mar. 03, 1954 14.54 58,700
    1955 Aug. 20, 1955 18.36 98,700
    1956 Mar. 17, 1956 9.32 22,600
    1957 Apr. 08, 1957 15.00 62,700
    1958 Apr. 02, 1958 13.35 50,100
    1959 Jun. 04, 1959 12.05 39,800
    1960 Apr. 07, 1960 15.70 68,600
    1961 Apr. 14, 1961 12.63 44,200
    1962 Oct. 23, 1961 17.98 94,000
    1963 Mar. 15, 1963 16.42 81,600
    1964 Jan. 27, 1964 11.22 34,300
    1965 Feb. 09, 1965 15.32 69,600
    1966 Feb. 15, 1966 13.75 55,200
    1967 Mar. 09, 1967 15.37 70,600
    1968 Dec. 12, 1967 11.24 34,300
    1969 Aug. 21, 1969 24.95 222,000
    1970 Jan. 02, 1970 14.92 65,600
    1971 Jun. 01, 1971 17.02 88,500
    1972 Jun. 23, 1972 28.62 313,000
    1973 Oct. 07, 1972 21.76 162,000
    1974 Dec. 29, 1973 15.94 76,100
    1975 Mar. 21, 1975 20.08 133,000
    1976 Jan. 02, 1976 14.08 57,900
    1977 Oct. 11, 1976 15.63 72,800
    1978 Jan. 28, 1978 19.36 122,000
    1979 Feb. 27, 1979 20.38 138,000
    1980 Apr. 16, 1980 14.74 63,600
    1981 May 30, 1981 9.85 25,700
    1982 Jun. 15, 1982 15.65 73,400
    1983 Apr. 12, 1983 15.66 73,500
    1984 Feb. 16, 1984 17.27 91,700
    1985 Aug. 19, 1985 14.94 66,000
    1986 Nov. 07, 1985 24.77 218,000
    1987 Apr. 18, 1987 21.91 163,000
    1988 Nov. 30, 1987 10.72 31,100
    1989 May 07, 1989 17.70 96,900
    1990 May 30, 1990 14.01 57,100
    1991 Oct. 24, 1990 15.17 68,300
    1992 Apr. 24, 1992 19.24 119,000
    1993 Mar. 06, 1993 18.87 114,000
    1994 Mar. 30, 1994 17.48 94,300
    1995 Jan. 18, 1995 16.42 81,800
    1996 Sep. 08, 1996 21.23 152,000
    1997 Dec. 03, 1996 15.72 74,500
    1998 Jan. 29, 1998 16.77 87,000
    1999 Jan. 25, 1999 9.46 24,900
    2000 Oct. 01, 1999 15.43 73,200
    2001 Mar. 31, 2001 11.82 40,700
    2002 Apr. 24, 2002 9.31 24,300
    2003 Feb. 25, 2003 18.73 113,000
    2004 Nov. 21, 2003 14.57 62,400
    2005 Oct. 01, 2004 15.50 72,000
    2006 Jun. 29, 2006 15.81 75,500
    2007 Oct. 08, 2006 15.42 71,100
    2008 Apr. 30, 2008 11.23 36,600
    2009 May 08, 2009 10.66 32,700
    2010 Jan. 27, 2010 18.10 104,000
    2011 Apr. 18, 2011 15.07 67,400
    2012 Dec. 09, 2011 15.51 68,600
    2013 May 10, 2013 15.00 66,700
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