USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
02133624 LUMBER RIVER NEAR MAXTON, NC
LOCATION - Lat 34°46'22", long 79°19'55" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Robeson County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 03040203, downstream of bridge on North Carolina Highway 71, 2.6 mi north of Maxton, and 7.5 mi upstream from Gum Swamp.
DRAINAGE AREA - 365 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - June 1987 to current year. Occasional discharge measurements, water years 1974, 1980-85.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 171.04 above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Satellite telemetry at streamgage.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge 6,790, October 11, 2016; Maximum gage height 15.49 ft, October 11 2016 as a result of Hurricane Matthew.