Lynches River, named for Thomas Lynch, Jr., signer of the Declaration of Independence, rises in North Carolina near Waxhaw, North Carolina, at about 700 feet (210 m) elevation, flowing only a short distance to the South Carolina border, and thence to join the Great Pee Dee River near Johnsonville. It is about 140 mi (225 km) long and the drainage area is 1030 square miles (2670 km²). Several sections of the river have been designated by the state of South Carolina as a wild and scenic river, with the upper portions from Bishopville to the eastern boundary of Lynches River ... Source: Wikipedia
Maximum discharge on the river today is recorded at the Lynches River At Effingham with a streamflow rate of 848 cfs. However, the deepest point on the river is located at the Lynches River Near Bishopville reporting a gauge stage of 7.62 ft. This river is monitored from 2 different streamgauging stations along the Lynches River, the first of which is perched at an elevation of 162 ft, the Lynches River Near Bishopville .
|Location||Streamflow||River Stage||Air Temp||Elevation|
Lynches River Near Bishopville
|551 cfs||7.62 ft|
Lynches River At Effingham
|848 cfs||5.82 ft|