The Monongahela River ( mə-NONG-gə-HEE-lə, -HAY-) — often referred to locally as the Mon () — is a 130-mile-long (210 km) river on the Allegheny Plateau in north-central West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania. The river flows from the confluence of its west and east forks in north central West Virginia northeasterly into southwestern Pennsylvania, then northerly to Pittsburgh and its confluence with the Allegheny River to form the Ohio River. The river is navigable its entire length via a series of locks and dams. Source: Wikipedia
Maximum discharge on the river today is recorded at the Monongahela River At Elizabeth with a streamflow rate of 4,950 cfs. This is also the deepest point on the Monongahela River, reporting a gauge stage of 10.92 ft. This river is monitored from 2 different streamgauging stations along the Monongahela River, the first of which is perched at an elevation of 765 ft, the Monongahela River Near Masontown .
|Location||Streamflow||River Stage||Air Temp||Elevation|
Monongahela River Near Masontown
|2170 cfs||10.16 ft|
Monongahela River At Elizabeth
|4950 cfs||10.92 ft|