Neches River

Streamflow Hydrology Weather

Neches River Levels

February 20 2024

150,792 ACRE-FT

Discharge Volume Today
-2126.0 cfs (-2.72%) since yesterday
100.0% of Normal 6 Streamgauges

Total streamflow across the Neches River was last observed at 76,024 cfs, and is expected to yield approximately 150,792 acre-ft of water today; about 100% of normal. Average streamflow for this time of year is 76,024 cfs, with recent peaks last observed on 2024-01-30 when daily discharge volume was observed at 104,903 cfs.

Maximum discharge along the river is currently at the Neches Rv Nr Town Bluff reporting a streamflow rate of 21,500 cfs. This is also the highest stage along the Neches River, with a gauge stage of 67.11 ft at this location. This river is monitored from 6 different streamgauging stations along the Neches River, the highest being situated at an altitude of 283 ft, the Neches Rv Nr Neches.

Last Updated 2024-02-20
Streamflow 76,024.0 cfs
Percent of Normal 100.0%
Maximum 104,903.0 cfs

About the neches river

The Neches River is a 416-mile-long river in eastern Texas that runs from the Piney Woods region to the Gulf of Mexico. It has played a significant role in Texas history, serving as a major transportation route for Native Americans, European settlers, and early American explorers. The Neches has a diverse hydrology, with significant wetlands and swamps along its banks. There are several reservoirs along the river, including Lake Palestine and Lake Striker, which provide drinking water and flood control for nearby communities. The river also supports agricultural activities, including rice farming and timber production. Additionally, the Neches is a popular recreational destination for fishing, boating, and camping. The river is home to a variety of fish species, including bass, catfish, and crappie.

Streamgauge Streamflow Gauge Stage 24hr Change (%) % Normal Minimum (cfs) Maximum (cfs) Air Temp Elevation
Neches Rv Nr Neches
USGS 08032000
994 cfs 10.9 ft -12.81
Neches Rv Nr Diboll
USGS 08033000
4180 cfs 12.37 ft -9.33
Neches Rv Nr Rockland
USGS 08033500
9550 cfs 16.57 ft -12.39
Neches Rv Nr Town Bluff
USGS 08040600
21500 cfs 67.11 ft -0.46
Neches Rv At Evadale
USGS 08041000
18700 cfs 16.63 ft 0.54
Neches Rv Saltwater Barrier At Beaumont
USGS 08041780
21100 cfs 2.98 ft -0.94

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