Deep River

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Deep River Levels

June 5 2023

1,127 ACRE-FT

Discharge Volume Today
-80.5 cfs (-12.41%) since yesterday
60.32% of normal Low

Total streamflow across the Deep River was last observed at 568 cfs, and is expected to yield approximately 1127 acre-ft of water today; about 60% of normal. River levels are low and may signify a drought. Average streamflow for this time of year is 942 cfs, with recent peaks last observed at 62,331 cfs on 2018-09-17.

Maximum discharge along the river is currently at the Deep River At Moncure reporting a streamflow rate of 386 cfs. However, the deepest point on the river is located at the Deep River Nr Upham with a gage stage of 7.83 ft. This river is monitored from 4 different streamgauging stations along the Deep River, the highest being perched at an elevation of 1,439 ft, the Deep River Nr Upham.

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.

Last Updated 2023-06-05
Streamflow 568.3 cfs
Percent Normal 60.32%
Maximum 62,331.1 cfs

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