The Amargosa River is an intermittent waterway, 185 miles (298 km) long, in southern Nevada and eastern California in the United States. It drains a high desert region, the Amargosa Valley in the Amargosa Desert northwest of Las Vegas, into the Mojave Desert, and finally into Death Valley where it disappears into the ground aquifer. Except for a small portion of its route in the Amargosa Canyon in California and a small portion at Beatty, Nevada, the river flows above ground only after a rare rainstorm washes the region. A 26-mile (42 km) stretch of the river between Shoshone and ... Source: Wikipedia
Maximum discharge on the river today is recorded at the Amargosa Rv Abv China Ranch Wash Nr Tecopa with a streamflow rate of 1.88 cfs. This is also the deepest point on the Amargosa River, reporting a gauge stage of 25.94 ft. This river is monitored from 2 different streamgauging stations along the Amargosa River, the first of which is perched at an elevation of 1,317 ft, the Amargosa River At Tecopa .
|Location||Streamflow||River Stage||Air Temp||Elevation|
Amargosa River At Tecopa
|0 cfs||5.97 ft|
Amargosa Rv Abv China Ranch Wash Nr Tecopa
|2 cfs||25.94 ft|