USGS Water-Year Summary 2017
02136000 BLACK RIVER AT KINGSTREE, SC
LOCATION - Lat 33°39'40", long 79°50'10" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Williamsburg County, SC, Hydrologic Unit 03040205, at downstreamstream side of bridge on U.S. Highway 52 at Kingstree, 1.0 mi downstream from Kingstree Swamp Canal, and at mile 86.7.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,252 mi².
- WSP 1032: 1928(m), drainage area WSP 1333: 1930(m), 1931, 1936.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1929 to current year. Gage-height records collected at same site since 1894 are contained in reports of National Weather Service.
GAGE - Data collection platform. Datum of gage is 25.66 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Nov. 7, 1934, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - The instantaneous low flow for period of record also occurred Sep. 13-15, Oct. 7, 8, 1954.
***Maximum Gage Height: 22.65 ft; 10/6/2015. High Water marks surveyed and archived in the USGS STN bracket/confirm this peak. SCWIL14272 = 22.49 ft. and SCWIL14271 = 22.99 ft. *****
PERIOD OF RECORD - August 2008 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping bucket raingage and data collection platform.