+30.6 cfs (+1.02%) since yesterday
60.98% of normal
Total streamflow across the
Great Miami River
was last observed at
cfs, and is expected to yield approximately
acre-ft of water today; about 61%
River levels are low and may signify a drought.
Average streamflow for this time of year is
with recent peaks last observed
2013-12-23 when daily discharge volume was observed at
The Great Miami River is a 160-mile-long river located in southwestern Ohio. The river played a significant role in the area's history, serving as a transportation route for Native Americans and European settlers. It flows through several major cities, including Dayton and Hamilton, before emptying into the Ohio River. The river's hydrology has been altered by several dams and reservoirs, including the Indian Lake Dam and the Taylorsville Dam. These structures were built to control flooding, provide water for irrigation, and generate hydroelectric power. The Great Miami River is also a popular recreational destination, offering opportunities for boating, fishing, and hiking. Many agricultural communities rely on the river for irrigation, and several conservation efforts have been implemented to protect the river's ecosystem.