USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
02091814 NEUSE RIVER NEAR FORT BARNWELL, NC
LOCATION - Lat 35°18'50", long 77°18'10" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Craven County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 03020202, on left bank 0.25 mi upstream from bridge on Secondary Road 1470, 1.5 mi upstream from Core Creek and 2.0 mi east of Fort Barnwell.
DRAINAGE AREA - 3,900 mi².
- WDR NC-02-1A: 2001 (daily discharges)
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1996 to current year, occasional measurements water years 1955-1995.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and acoustic velocity meter. Datum of gage is at National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry at streamgage.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum Discharge 57,200 ft³/s, September 20, 1999; Maximum gage height, 22.75 ft., September 20, 1999 from floodmarks as a result of Hurricane Floyd.