MessageMe RiverBend

Welcome to MessageMe RiverBend.

MessageMe allows River Bend Park information to be distributed to you, wherever you are located, 24/7. Messages TO YOUR PHONE … join MessageMe RiverBend here.

MessageMe helps you to stay informed by sending information to your personal devices (smartphone, tablet, etc.) through Facebook Messenger.

MessageMe is used in conjunction with other River Bend tools to alert RiverBenders to information that is either in progress or to provide a heads-up future.

MessageMe is available to ALL with an “interest” in River Bend Park at Dam Number Five on the Potomac River. If you are unable to register, please TEXT 717-729-7820.

Note about signing up for MessageMe. Messages TO YOUR PHONE … join MessageMe RiverBend here.

Published MessageMe RiverBend alerts contain up-to-date information relevant to an Dam Number Five and River Bend Park. Alerts are instantly sent to your device as a mobile notification.

HERE https://riverbendpark.teamapp.com/articles/2802753 is what MessageMe RiverBend looks like on your PHONE.

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Oprional Twitter HERE https://twitter.com/RiverBendMobile

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Potomac River Dam Number 5.  HOW TO JOIN “MessageMe RiverBend”? Use THIS Link https://t.co/8VbbzSZ5nx … to JOIN. Share the URL https://t.co/8VbbzSZ5nx… with whoever YOU want to add to the Facebook Messenger RiverBend.

River flood forecasts are based on forecast amounts of precipitation over the next 72 hours. If precipitation amounts are greater or less than anticipated…river forecasts will differ. Updated watches or warnings will be issued when necessary.

When the river is rising … FULL BANK  at River Bend Park estimated (John Kolsun) at 19.51 feet OBSERVED at Dam 5 (above which a rise in water surface will cause the river to overflow the lowest natural river bank somewhere in the corresponding reach).  

When the river is rising … ACTION  STAGE  the river overflows the lowest natural river bank and reaches “first trailer RIMS” in River Bend Park estimated (John Kolsun) at 20.51 feet OBSERVED at Dam 5

FLOOD STAGE river reaches 13 feet from gate on boat ramp River Bend Park observed (John Kolsun) at 20.78 feet Dam 5

FLOODING RIVER reaches gate on boat ramp River Bend Park observed (John Kolsun) at 22.16 feet Dam 5

… MODERATE FLOOD STAGE at River Bend Park 30 feet estimated (John Kolsun) Dam 5
… MAJOR FLOOD STAGE at River Bend Park 35 feet estimated (John Kolsun) Dam 5

 

    FORECASTED

Potomac River stage Hancock

 

 

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/11/2018 @ 8:15 pm 22.2 feet
Dam Five on 09/11/2018 @ 8:15 pm 22.11 feet (difference 0.02 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 11, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/11/2018 @ 7:15 pm 22.15 feet
Dam Five on 09/11/2018 @ 7:15 pm 22.16 feet (difference 0.01 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 11, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/09/2018 @ 10:15 am 20.58 feet
Dam Five on 09/09/2018 @ 10:15 am 20.21 feet (difference 0.37 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 10, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/09/2018 @ 10:15 pm 15.74 feet
Dam Five on 09/09/2018 @ 10:15 pm 14.3 feet (difference 1.44 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 10, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/09/2018 @ 4:15 pm 9.65 feet
Dam Five on 09/09/2018 @ 4:15 pm 8.75 feet (difference 0.9 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 9, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/09/2018 @ 10:15 am 6.52 feet
Dam Five on 09/09/2018 @ 10:15 am 4.92 feet (difference 1.6 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 9, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/08/2018 @ 012:15 pm 5.57 feet
Dam Five on 09/08/2018 @ 01:15 pm 3.03 feet (difference 2.54 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 9, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/08/2018 @ 07:15 pm 4.32 feet
Dam Five on 09/08/2018 @ 07:15 pm 2.9 feet (difference 1.42 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 9, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/08/2018 @ 02:15 pm 4.24 feet
Dam Five on 09/08/2018 @ 01:15 pm 2.72 feet (difference 1.52 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 8, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/08/2018 @ 08:15 pm 4.37 feet
Dam Five on 09/08/2018 @ 08:15 pm 2.36 feet (difference 2.01 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 8, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/07/2018 @ 03:15 pm 4.00 feet
Dam Five on 09/07/2018 @ 03:15 pm 1.68 feet (difference 2.32 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 7, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/06/2018 @ 09:15 pm 4.24 feet
Dam Five on 09/06/2018 @ 09:15 pm 1.99 feet (difference 2.25 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 6, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/03/2018 @ 05:15 pm 5.04 feet
Dam Five on 09/03/2018 @ 05:15 pm 2.97 feet (difference 2.07 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 3, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/03/2018 @ 05:15 am 5.01 feet
Dam Five on 09/03/2018 @ 05:15 am 3.08 feet (difference 1.93 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 3, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/02/2018 @ 05:15 pm 5.41 feet
Dam Five on 09/02/2018 @ 05:15 pm 2.65 feet (difference 2.76 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 2, 2018

Comparison Dam 5 and Hancock (John Kolsun)
Hancock on 09/02/2018 @ 04:15 am 4.59 feet
Dam Five on 09/02/2018 @ 04:15 pm 1.8 feet (difference 2.79 feet)
— RiverBendMobile (@RiverBendMobile) September 2, 2018