USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
02114450 LITTLE YADKIN RIVER AT DALTON, NC
LOCATION - Lat 36°17'57", long 80°24'53" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Stokes County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 03040101, on left bank 1,200 ft downstream of U.S. Highway 52 bridge, 1.3 mi downstream of Southern Railway bridge, 2.0 mi downstream of Danbury Creek, and 1.0 mi southwest of Dalton.
DRAINAGE AREA - 42.8 mi².
- WSP 2104: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - August 1960 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 814.11 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Satellite telemetry at streamgage.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge for period of record, 9,400 ft³/s, September 22, 1979, from rating curve extended above 7,700 ft³/s on basis of slope-area discharge measurement at gage height 17.86 ft.