The Little Manatee River flows 51 miles (82 km), from east of Fort Lonesome, Florida South of Hwy 674 and Earl Reynolds Rd In Hillsborough County through southern Hillsborough County, Florida including towns such as Sun City, Florida, and Gulf City, Florida and northern Manatee County, Florida into Tampa Bay. It has a drainage basin of 222 square miles (570 km2). It flows along the Little Manatee River State Park for part of its route. Portions of the river Such as Hayes Bayou and Mills Bayou have been designated as an Outstanding Florida Water and are part of the Cockroach ... Source: Wikipedia
Maximum discharge on the river today is recorded at the Little Manatee River Near Wimauma Fl with a streamflow rate of 69.3 cfs. This is also the deepest point on the Little Manatee River, reporting a gauge stage of 3.65 ft. This river is monitored from 2 different streamgauging stations along the Little Manatee River, the first of which is perched at an elevation of 57 ft, the Little Manatee River Near Ft. Lonesome Fl .
|Location||Streamflow||River Stage||Air Temp||Elevation|
Little Manatee River Near Ft. Lonesome Fl
|5 cfs||2.96 ft|
Little Manatee River Near Wimauma Fl
|69 cfs||3.65 ft|