HCDN: Streamflow Data Set, 1874 - 1988
By J.R. Slack, Alan M. Lumb, and Jurate Maciunas Landwehr
USGS Water-Resources Investigations Report 93-4076


Description, qualifying comments, and acceptable water years.

Drainage area is 729 sq.mi.                             Datum is 14.85 ft.
Located in hydrologic unit 03020203 at Latitude: 35:25:40N  Longitude: 077:34:54W
Station is in the state of NC (county code 079) and serviced by the NC office.
Channel slope is 2.89 feet/mile
Stream length is 76.60 miles
Mean basin elevation is 140.00 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum
Percent of contributing drainage area covered by 
   Storage: 16.60%    Lakes: 1.00%        Forests: 38.00%     Glaciers: N.A.%
Soil infiltration index is N.A. inches
Annual precipitation is 47.00 inches
Precipitation intensity is 3.40 inches/24 hour (expected on the average once each two years)
January minimum temperature is 33.00 degrees Fahrenheit

This is a National Water Conditions station.
Comments and qualifications on the data:
   Low flow regulation since 1976 caused by Municiple reservoir in the upper part of the basin.

Daily and longer averages for 46 water years are acceptable (some whole years and all partial years are excluded).
A water year with acceptable data is indicated by an asterisk in the time line, which spans 1874 through 1988.

                                                   Water year
1     1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1       1
8     8         8         9         9         9         9         9         9         9         9         9       9
7     8         9         0         1         2         3         4         5         6         7         8       8

The streamflow data Daily values, monthly mean values, and yearly mean values of streamflow data are available in tablular form. Select the desired option from the list below.

The data tables do not have column heading for ease of reading into statistical programs. For a detailed description of the format of the data tables, select the corresponding file from the list below.

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