Deep River Levels
June 5 2023
Discharge Volume Today-80.5 cfs (-12.41%) since yesterday
60.32% of normal • Low
Total streamflow across the
was last observed at
cfs, and is expected to yield approximately
acre-ft of water today; about 60%
River levels are low and may signify a drought.
Average streamflow for this time of year is
with recent peaks last observed at
River Summary: The Deep River is a 125-mile long river that flows through North Carolina's Piedmont region. The river has a rich history, as it was used for transportation during the colonial era and played a significant role in the state's textile industry. The Deep River is also known for its diverse hydrology, including rapids and waterfalls. There are several reservoirs and dams along the Deep River, including the Randleman Reservoir, which provides water to the city of Greensboro, and the High Point Lake Dam. These dams have helped regulate the river's flow and provide hydroelectric power to the surrounding area. In addition to its industrial uses, the Deep River is also a popular recreational destination, offering opportunities for fishing, boating, and hiking. The river also supports agriculture, as it provides irrigation for farms in the surrounding area. Overall, the Deep River has played an important role in the history and development of North Carolina's Piedmont region.