Lower Broad Watershed


The Lower Broad watershed encompasses over 824,839 acres and stretches across South Carolina. 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 Lower Broad Watershed
Broad River Near Carlisle
USGS 02156500
1200 cfs
Streamflow

Gauge Height

Air Temp

Elevation
Smith Branch At North Main St At Columbia
USGS 02162093
3 cfs
Streamflow

Gauge Height

Air Temp

Elevation
Broad River At Alston
USGS 02161000
1740 cfs
Streamflow

Gauge Height

Air Temp

Elevation
Saluda River Near Columbia
USGS 02169000
3160 cfs
Streamflow

Gauge Height

Air Temp

Elevation
Location 24hr Change (%) vs Average (%) Volatility (%)
Broad River Near Carlisle
USGS 02156500
-19.46
Broad River At Alston
USGS 02161000
2.96
Saluda River Near Columbia
USGS 02169000
-0.94

Watershed Correlation

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

Trending Conditions

Recent snowpack and discharge levels for the Lower Broad Watershed

Watershed Profile

Compare elevation with snowpack and streamflow conditions for this Watershed