North Branch Potomac Watershed


The North Branch Potomac watershed encompasses over 859,592 acres and stretches across Maryland, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. 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 North Branch Potomac Watershed
Mcmillan F Near Fort Pendleton
USGS 01594950
2 cfs
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Bayard Coop
Snow Sensor BAYW2
0"
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North Branch Potomac River At Steyer
USGS 01595000
110 cfs
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Frostburg 2 Coop
Snow Sensor FRSM2
0"
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Abram Creek At Oakmont
USGS 01595300
32 cfs
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Savage River Near Barton
USGS 01596500
56 cfs
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Glencoe
Snow Sensor GLNP1
0"
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Crabtree Creek Near Swanton
Snow Sensor 01597000
154"
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North Branch Potomac River At Kitzmiller
USGS 01595500
232 cfs
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Savage Riv Bl Savage Riv Dam Near Bloomington
USGS 01597500
41 cfs
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North Branch Potomac River At Barnum
USGS 01595800
205 cfs
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Georges Creek At Franklin
USGS 01599000
26 cfs
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Keyser 2 Ssw Coop
Snow Sensor KEYW2
0"
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North Branch Potomac River At Luke
USGS 01598500
260 cfs
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Wills Creek Below Hyndman
USGS 01601000
75 cfs
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Cumberland 2 Coop
Snow Sensor CBLM2
0"
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Wills Creek Near Cumberland
USGS 01601500
160 cfs
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Patterson Creek Near Headsville
USGS 01604500
74 cfs
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North Branch Potomac River Near Cumberland
USGS 01603000
547 cfs
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Watershed Correlation

Compare constituents of the North Branch Potomac Watershed that move tightly or weakly together.

Trending Conditions

Recent snowpack and discharge levels for the North Branch Potomac Watershed

Watershed Profile

Compare elevation with snowpack and streamflow conditions for this Watershed