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Gauge Information

Gauge Description:

See discussion in the river description below.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
FRENCH BROAD RIVER AT MARSHALL, NC
usgs-03453500 700 - 7000 cfs III-IV 00h49m 1770 cfs (running)
1200 is a reasonable minimum for the section from Stackhouse to Hot springs

RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
350 - 700 cfs somewhat Low-barely Low III-IV Boaters may opt for E.L.F. (Extreme Low Flow) runs as low as 350, but expect a lot of scraping.
700 -1250 cfs barely runnable-med runnable III-IV 700 is a reasonable minimum from Barnard to Stackhouse
1251 -3500 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable III-IV 1200 is a reasonable minimum for the section from Stackhouse to Hot springs
3501 -7000 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable III-IV

Report - Reports of French Broad 9. Barnard to Hot Springs and related gauges

Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.

Reports

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
French Broad Section 9 [NC] Pillow Rock Rapid n/a ppodgorski
French Broad Section 9 [NC] Judith At Pillow Rock Rapid n/a ppodgorski
French Broad Sec. 9 [NC] 1400 cfs Foster Lander
French Broad9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] French Broad River Cleanup n/a Mark Singleton
French Broad [NC] Katie going airborne 1800 cfs Andy Travis
French Broad [NC] Lori & Dean Geis at Kayakers Ledge n/a Sutton Bacon
77d17h21m French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs wenatchee 0.00 ft corey hughes
79d21h47m French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs Account of 08/02/14 0 cfs James Johannemann
1y4d05h17m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Main line through Rebar 1500 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y12d05h17m @French Broad 9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Rebar Rapid 3250 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y18d05h47m @French Broad 9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Big Pillow 1640 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y23d21h45m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Surfing Sandy Bottom 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y23d21h45m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Pit Stop 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y24d01h38m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Ledges 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y24d01h38m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Pinball 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y24d01h38m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Pinball 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y24d01h38m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Pig Pillow 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y24d01h51m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Ledges 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y24d01h51m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Stackhouse Rapid 0 cfs Lee H Thonus
1y24d01h51m /French Broad-9. Barnard to Hot Springs [NC] Swimmer's 0 cfs Lee H Thonus

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