-25.5 cfs (-2.51%) since yesterday
67.43% of normal
Total streamflow across the
was last observed at
cfs, and is expected to yield approximately
acre-ft of water today; about 67%
River levels are low and may signify a drought.
Average streamflow for this time of year is
with recent peaks last observed
2022-02-18 when daily discharge volume was observed at
Maximum discharge along the river is currently at the
Cuyahoga River At Ltv Steel Cleveland Oh
reporting a streamflow rate of 308 cfs.
This is also the highest stage along the Cuyahoga River, with a gauge stage of
70.52 ft at this location.
This river is monitored from 5 different streamgauging stations along the Cuyahoga River, the highest being situated at an altitude of 1,096 ft, the
Cuyahoga River At Hiram Rapids Oh.
Percent of Normal
About the cuyahoga river
The Cuyahoga River is a 100-mile-long river that flows through northeastern Ohio, emptying into Lake Erie. Historically, the river suffered from pollution due to industrial waste, leading to a fire in 1969 that sparked the environmental movement. Since then, significant efforts have been made to clean up the river, including the removal of dams and pollutants. The river's hydrology is impacted by seasonal precipitation and snowmelt. There are several reservoirs along the river, including Lake Rockwell and Lake Milton, which provide drinking water and recreational opportunities such as boating and fishing. The river also supports agriculture, with nearby farms using the river for irrigation. The Cuyahoga River remains an important natural resource in Ohio, with ongoing efforts to protect and preserve its ecosystem.