Charles Watershed


The Charles watershed encompasses over 955,681 acres and stretches across Massachusetts. Drainage basins like this one funnel all the streams, snowmelt, and rainfall to a common outlet such as the outflow of a reservoir, or mouth of a bay. View all watersheds using the interactive map



Watershed Taxonomy



Watershed Overview

Current conditions and statistics for the Charles Watershed
Blue Hill Coop
Snow Sensor BLHM3
0"
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Hobbs Brook At Mill St Nr Lincoln
Snow Sensor 01104405
0.13"
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Hobbs Bk Below Cambridge Res Nr Kendall Green
USGS 01104430
1 cfs
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Charles River At Medway
USGS 01103280
55 cfs
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Jamaica Plain
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Charles River At Dover
USGS 01103500
203 cfs
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Mother Brook At Dedham
USGS 01104000
48 cfs
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Stony Brook At Rt 20 At Waltham
USGS 01104460
7 cfs
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Beverly
Snow Sensor BEVM3
0"
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East Branch Neponset River At Canton
USGS 01105500
29 cfs
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Whitmans Pond
USGS 01105606
5 cfs
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Charles River At Wellesley
USGS 01104200
168 cfs
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Stony Brook Reservoir At Dam Near Waltham
USGS 01104480
3 cfs
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Whitmans Pond Fish Ladder At East Weymouth
USGS 01105608
6 cfs
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Neponset River At Norwood
USGS 01105000
26 cfs
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Ipswich River At South Middleton
USGS 01101500
28 cfs
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Neponset River At Greenlodge St Near Canton
USGS 01105554
93 cfs
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Parker River At Byfield
USGS 01101000
0 cfs
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Ipswich River Near Ipswich
USGS 01102000
55 cfs
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Charles River At Waltham
USGS 01104500
186 cfs
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Aberjona River At Winchester
USGS 01102500
17 cfs
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Saugus R At Saugus Iron Works At Saugus
USGS 01102345
7 cfs
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Neponset River At Milton Village
USGS 011055566
133 cfs
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Watershed Correlation

Compare constituents of the Charles Watershed that move tightly or weakly together.

Trending Conditions

Recent snowpack and discharge levels for the Charles Watershed

Watershed Profile

Compare elevation with snowpack and streamflow conditions for this Watershed