USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
0208524975 LITTLE RIVER BELOW LITTLE RIVER TRIBUTARY AT FAIRNTOSH, NC
LOCATION - Lat 36°06'48", long 78°51'35" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Durham County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 03020201, 125 ft downstream of the mouth of Little River tributary and 0.5 mi downstream of Little River dam.
DRAINAGE AREA - 98.9 mi².
- WDR-US-2006: 2005 (maximum discharge, gage height, daily discharges).
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1995 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 270 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Satellite telemetry at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge for period of record, 16,600 ft³/s, September 6, 1996,from extension of rating curve based on contracted-opening measurement of peak flow. Maximum gage height for period of record, 17.27 ft, from floodmarks as a result of Hurricane Fran.