USGS Water-Year Summary 2017
02163001 SALUDA RIVER NEAR WILLIAMSTON, SC
LOCATION - Lat 34°36'53", long 82°26'39" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Greenville County, SC, Hydrologic Unit 03050109, 1300 ft downstream of Pelzer Mills dam, and approximately 2 mi east of Williamston.
DRAINAGE AREA - 414 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - May 1995 to current year.
GAGE - Data collection platform. Elevation of gage is 650 ft above NGVD of 1929 (from topographic map). Prior at October 1, 1999, at site 1500 ft downstream and at different datum.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Highest daily mean discharge for period of record is an estimated value. Maximum peak stage for period of record is from floodmarks, at site and datum then in use. Instantaneous low flow for period of record also occurred Aug. 15, 2008.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Water years 1995 to current year.
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - May 1995 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Water-quality multiprobe and data collection platform.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - WATER TEMPERATURE: Maximum, 33.0°C, Aug. 20, 2001; minimum, 1.3°C, Jan. 7,2018.