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

Page Loading - Please Wait...

* We've detected you're using a mobile device. Find our Next Generation Station Page here.
Click to hideNews Bulletins

Water-Year Summary for Site 02082950

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(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Max.,Min.,Mean)  

Water year 2022: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30

Print this page
USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
LOCATION - Lat 36°11'00", long 77°52'34" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Halifax County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 03020102, on right bank 8 ft downstream of bridge on Secondary Road 1338, 1.1 mi west of White Oak, 1.8 mi upstream from Powells Creek, 4.3 mi upstream from mouth, and 12 mi west of Enfield.
DRAINAGE AREA - 177 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1723: 1960(M). WDR NC-81-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1959 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 115.44 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. February 14, 1962, to April 23, 1979, auxiliary nonrecording gage 3.6 mi downstream. Satellite telemetry at streamgage.
REMARKS - Gage-height records are generally good. Discharge records are generally fair except for estimated discharges, which are poor. Additional details on the accuracy of the records can be obtained by contacting the USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center at gs-w-nc_nwisweb_data_inquiries@usgs.gov.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in July 1959 reached a stage of 19.3 ft, from flood marks; discharge not determined.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge for period of record, 31,000 ft³/s, September 16, 1999, from rating curve extended above 6,900 ft³/s on basis of slope-conveyance study of peak flow. Maximum gage height, 30.80 ft, September 16, 1999, from floodmarks as a result of Hurricane Floyd.