Gauge Description:

Blackwater USGS Gauge

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-03066000 250 - 1200 cfs III-V 01h24m 58.1 cfs (too low)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
250 - 400 cfs barely runnable-perfect runnable III-V gauge is important or has warning lots of rocks to avoid in the flatter sections
400 - 700 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable III-V gauge is important or has warning Great run. continuous, technical powerful and beautiful.
700 -1200 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable V gauge is important or has warning big water class 5. for the shitrunners only
1200 -25000 cfs barely High-extremely High V+ gauge is important or has warning

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

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
Lower Blackwater [WV] 19319.jpeg 500 cfs William Armstrong
8y191d01h06m @Blackwater North Fork Confluence to Hendricks [WV] Heavy Metal 330 cfs Chris Preperato
8y337d16h19m /Blackwater-North Fork Confluence to Hendricks [WV] ed rader drops in 410 cfs mike Beswick
9y249d19h29m /Blackwater-North Fork Confluence to Hendricks [WV] Krakatoa a good level Brett Mayer
> 10 years Blackwater [WV] Jason at Krakatoa 310cfs Jeff Macklin
> 10 years Blackwater, Lower [WV] Why we boof 460 cfs Matt Muir