Gauge Description:

NWS flood stage is 10.0

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
SOUTH BRANCH POTOMAC RIVER NEAR PETERSBURG, WV
usgs-01606500 3.75 - 8.60 ft I-II 01h02m 4.55 ft (running)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
3.75 -4.25 ft barely runnable-med runnable I-II gauge is important or has warning
4.25 -6.60 ft med runnable-a bit pushy runnable I-II gauge is important or has warning
6.60 -8.60 ft a bit pushy runnable-high runnable I-II gauge is important or has warning

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