Instantaneous discharge at USGS streamgage 02198500 was last reported at 52300cfs and a corresponding gage height of 17.94ft. This streamgage is located in South-Carolina at an elevation of 52.0ft, with air temperatures expected to reach 71 degrees today, Slight Chance Showers and Patchy Fog then Showers. View the hourly weather forecast to stay on top of the latest weather alerts.
The average streamflow rate for this location is 8928 cfs, with historical river levels flowing between a low of 1950 cfs, and peaking at a record high of 203000 cfs. Explore the stage vs discharge relationship to learn more.
"Stage" is the water level above some arbitrary point in the river and is commonly measured in feet. For example, on a normal day when no rain has fallen for a while, a river might have a stage of 2 feet. If a big storm hits, the river stage could rise to 15 or 20 feet, sometimes very quickly