Big Laurel Creek

Gauges

Name Range Level Unit
Min Max
American Whitewater
IVY RIVER NEAR MARSHALL, NC USGS [HADS] 250 2000 289.0 cfs
North Carolina Rivers & Creeks
FRENCH BROAD RIVER AT MARSHALL, NC USGS NOAA [HADS] 2000 3410.0 cfs

Rain

Site Reading Threshold
Cur 1h 3h 6h 12h 18h 24h 48h
Whitewater of the Southern Appalachians: Volume 2: The Mountains
Little Laurel Creek NOAA 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.36 0.8in / 12h
Big Creek NOAA 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.28 0.8in / 12h

Difficulty

North Carolina Rivers & Creeks (pg 178): III-IV
American Whitewater : III-IV
Whitewater of the Southern Appalachians: Volume 2: The Mountains (pg 100): III-IV

River Data

Length: 8.29mi - 3.87mi on this section + 4.42mi on others
Continues on French Broad: Section 9
Basin area: 133.0 mi2
Largest dam impounds 0.836 mi2 or 0.63% of basin
Dams: 1
Putin: 35.9139, -82.7572
Takeout: 35.8934, -82.8223

Dawn (today) at putin: 05:45
Sunise (today) at putin: 06:15
Sunset (today) at takeout: 20:51
Dusk (today) at takeout: 21:21