Warning: Javascript must be enabled to use all the features on this page!

Page Loading - Please Wait...

Click to hideNews Bulletins
  • Due to a lapse in appropriations, the majority of USGS websites may not be up to date and may not reflect current conditions. Websites displaying real-time data, such as Earthquake and Water and information needed for public health and safety will be updated with limited support. Additionally, USGS will not be able to respond to inquiries until appropriations are enacted. For more information, please see www.doi.gov/shutdown.

  • Please see news on new formats
  • Full News RSS icon

Water-Year Summary for Site 02041650

Click to hide Water-Year Summary instructions and information
  • Water-Year Summary reports summarize a year of hydrologic data in a printer-friendly format.
  • For water years 2014 onward, choose a water year and parameter and an on-demand Water-Year Summary report will be generated.
  • For water years 2006 through 2013, choose a water year and an Annual Water Data Report will be provided.
  • For water years 2005 and earlier, Annual Water Data Reports may be available in digital format.
  • Not all sites have reports available for every water year.
Available Parameters
00060 Discharge(Mean)  

Water year 2018: 2017-10-01 to 2018-09-30

Print this page
USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
LOCATION - Lat 37°13'30", long 77°28'32" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Chesterfield County, VA, Hydrologic Unit 02080207, on left bank at upstream side of bridge on State Highway 600, 0.2 mi south of Matoaca, 2.0 mi upstream from Rohoic Creek, 2.8 mi downstream from Lake Chesdin, 3.5 mi west of Petersburg, and at mile 15.9.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,342 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - OFR 2006-1308: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1969 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 68.30 ft NGVD of 1929.
COOPERATION - Records were provided by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality - Water Division.
REMARKS - Flow regulated by Appomattox Water Authority at Lake Chesdin, capacity 36,000 acre-ft, 2.8 mi upstream. Records do not include flow of Upper Appomattox Canal of city of Petersburg which diverts around station.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Water years 1978 to current year.
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - October 1989 to September 1994.
SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: Maximum recorded, 128 microseimens/cm, Oct. 10, 1993, but may have been higher during periods of missing record; minimum recorded, 43 microseimens/cm, Mar. 13, 1993 and Mar. 6, 7, 1994, but may have been lower during periods of missing record.
WATER TEMPERATURE: Maximum recorded, 31.0°C, July 13, 16, 1993, but may have been higher during periods of missing record; minimum recorded, 1.0°C, Dec. 23-26, 1989 and Jan. 9, 1990, but may have been lower during periods of missing record.