+47.0 cfs (+0.67%) since yesterday
135.18% of Normal
Total streamflow across the
was last observed at
cfs, and is expected to yield approximately
acre-ft of water today; about 135%
River levels are high.
Average streamflow for this time of year is
with recent peaks last observed
2011-06-25 when daily discharge volume was observed at
The Madison River is a tributary of the Missouri River that runs through the states of Wyoming and Montana. It spans a length of 183 miles and is known for its blue-ribbon trout fishing. The river was named after James Madison, the fourth President of the United States.
The Madison River is fed by several tributaries, including the Firehole River and the Gibbon River, and is a vital source of irrigation for the surrounding agricultural areas. The river is also home to several hydroelectric dams, including Hebgen Dam and Madison Dam, which provide electricity to the region.
Recreationally, the Madison River offers opportunities for fishing, kayaking, and rafting, and is popular among tourists and locals alike. The river has also played a significant role in the history of the region, serving as a hunting ground for Native American tribes and as a source of transportation for early settlers. Today, the Madison River remains an important part of the cultural and economic fabric of the region.