USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
02151500 BROAD RIVER NEAR BOILING SPRINGS, NC
LOCATION - Lat 35°12'39", long 81°41'51" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Cleveland County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 03050105, on right bank 0.5 mi upstream from Sandy Run Creek, 3 mi downstream of Second Broad River, and 3.5 mi southwest of Boiling Springs.
DRAINAGE AREA - 875 mi².
- WDR NC-81-1: Drainage area. WDR NC-88-1: 1986 (minimum discharge, gage height, daily discharges, June, July, August). WDR-US-2008: 2007 (daily discharges).
PERIOD OF RECORD - June 1925 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 638.33 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (Trimble GPS). Prior to July 20, 1934, at site 500 ft upstream at 640.92 ft. Satellite telemetry at streamgage.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 73,300 ft³/s, and gage height, 24.30 ft, for period of record from former site, present datum.