Rapidan-Upper Rappahannock Watershed


The Rapidan-Upper Rappahannock watershed encompasses over 996,348 acres and stretches across Virginia. Drainage basins like this one funnel all the streams, snowmelt, and rainfall to a common outlet such as the outflow of a reservoir, or mouth of a bay. View all watersheds using the interactive map



Watershed Taxonomy



Watershed Overview

Current conditions and statistics for the Rapidan-Upper Rappahannock Watershed
Rapidan River Near Ruckersville
USGS 01665500
77 cfs
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Battle Run Near Laurel Mills
USGS 01662800
15 cfs
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Hazel River At Rixeyville
USGS 01663500
262 cfs
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Robinson River Near Locust Dale
USGS 01666500
206 cfs
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Rappahannock River At Remington
USGS 01664000
375 cfs
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Rapidan River Near Culpeper
USGS 01667500
418 cfs
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Location 24hr Change (%) vs Average (%) Volatility (%)
Rapidan River Near Ruckersville
USGS 01665500
-24.22
Battle Run Near Laurel Mills
USGS 01662800
-15.7
Hazel River At Rixeyville
USGS 01663500
-13.82
Robinson River Near Locust Dale
USGS 01666500
-11.59
Rappahannock River At Remington
USGS 01664000
-13.59
Rapidan River Near Culpeper
USGS 01667500
-13.81

Watershed Correlation

Compare constituents of the Rapidan-Upper Rappahannock Watershed that move tightly or weakly together.

Trending Conditions

Recent snowpack and discharge levels for the Rapidan-Upper Rappahannock Watershed

Watershed Profile

Compare elevation with snowpack and streamflow conditions for this Watershed