Skip Navigation Link weather.gov  
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
Image background of Navigation bar Left
Bookmark and Share Navigation Bar End Cap

  
 
Hydrograph River at a Glance Download
Saluda River above Lake Murray Dam near Irmo Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 7:45PM Aug 18, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 8:00PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 8:15PM Aug 18, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 8:30PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 8:45PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 9:00PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 9:15PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 9:30PM Aug 18, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 9:45PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 10:00PM Aug 18, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 10:15PM Aug 18, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 10:30PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 10:45PM Aug 18, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 11:00PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 11:15PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 11:30PM Aug 18, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 11:45PM Aug 18, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 12:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 12:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 12:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 12:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 1:00AM Aug 19, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 1:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 1:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 1:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 2:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 2:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 2:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 2:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 3:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 3:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 3:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 3:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 4:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 4:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 4:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 4:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 5:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 5:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 5:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 5:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 6:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 6:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 6:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 6:45AM Aug 19, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 7:00AM Aug 19, 2017Highest Observation: 357.14 ft at 7:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 7:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 7:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 8:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 8:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 8:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 8:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 9:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 9:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 9:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 9:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.13 ft at 10:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 10:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 10:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 10:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 11:00AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 11:15AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 11:30AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 11:45AM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 12:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 12:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 12:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 12:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 1:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 1:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 1:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 1:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 2:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.12 ft at 2:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 2:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 2:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 3:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 3:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 3:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 3:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 4:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 4:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 4:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 4:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 5:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 5:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 5:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 5:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 6:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 6:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 6:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 6:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 7:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 7:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 7:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 7:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 8:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 8:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 8:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 8:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 9:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 9:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 9:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 9:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 10:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 10:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 10:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 10:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 11:00PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.11 ft at 11:15PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 11:30PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 11:45PM Aug 19, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 12:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 12:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 12:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 12:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 1:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 1:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 1:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 1:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 2:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 2:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 2:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 2:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 3:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 3:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 3:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 3:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 4:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 4:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 4:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 4:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 5:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 5:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 5:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 5:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 6:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 6:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 6:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.1 ft at 6:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 7:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 7:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 7:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 7:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 8:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 8:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 8:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 8:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 9:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 9:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 9:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 9:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 10:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 10:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 10:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 10:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 11:00AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 11:15AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 11:30AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 11:45AM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 12:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 12:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 12:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 12:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 1:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.09 ft at 1:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 1:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 1:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 2:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 2:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.08 ft at 2:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 2:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 3:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 3:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 3:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 3:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 4:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 4:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 4:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 4:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 5:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 5:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 5:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 5:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 6:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 6:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 6:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 6:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 7:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 7:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 7:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 7:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 8:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 8:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 8:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 8:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 9:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 9:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 9:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 9:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 10:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 10:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 10:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 10:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 11:00PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 11:15PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 11:30PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 11:45PM Aug 20, 2017Observed: 357.07 ft at 12:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 12:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 12:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 12:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 1:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 1:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 1:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 1:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 2:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 2:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 2:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 2:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 3:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 3:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 3:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 3:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 4:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 4:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 4:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 4:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.06 ft at 5:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 5:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 5:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 5:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 6:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 6:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 6:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 6:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 7:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 7:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 7:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 7:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 8:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 8:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 8:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 8:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 9:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 9:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 9:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 9:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 10:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 10:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 10:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 10:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.05 ft at 11:00AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 11:15AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 11:30AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 11:45AM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 12:00PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 12:15PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 12:30PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 12:45PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 1:00PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 1:15PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.03 ft at 1:30PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 1:45PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 2:00PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.03 ft at 2:15PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 2:30PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.04 ft at 2:45PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 3:00PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 3:15PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.01 ft at 3:30PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 3:45PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.01 ft at 4:00PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.03 ft at 4:15PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 4:30PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.01 ft at 4:45PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.03 ft at 5:00PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 5:15PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.01 ft at 5:30PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 5:45PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.01 ft at 6:00PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.01 ft at 6:15PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.02 ft at 6:30PM Aug 21, 2017Observed: 357.01 ft at 6:45PM Aug 21, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesIRMS1(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (7:31PM Aug 21, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 357.01 ft at 6:45 PM EDT 21-Aug-2017. Flood Stage is 360 ft
Printable Image
About this graph
Tabular Data (UTC)
Tabular Data (EDT)
XML Data
RSS Files
Datum: NGVD29
Metadata
NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Saluda River above Lake Murray Dam near Irmo. Only observed stages are available for this point.
Return to Area Map
Upstream Gauge - at Chappells Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Columbia
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 365
Moderate Flood Stage: 363
Flood Stage: 360
Action Stage: 359
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 351.30 ft on 12/15/2007
Show More Low Water Records

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

Zoom Level:14
KML Image
Gauge LocationGauge Map Marker
Disclaimer
Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
Flood Impacts & Photos Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
370 Homes and other structures at higher elevations flood. Some peninsulas become islands.
365 Homes nearest the lake flood and roads nearest the lake are covered by 2 feet of water.
363 Roads nearest Lake Murray flood and homes nearest the lake are threatened by flood water.
360 Flood stage - water begins flooding docks along the shoreline of Lake Murray.
About This Location Collapse

Latitude: 34.051944° N, Longitude: 81.220833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 360 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 -0.64 359.36 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

Additional Information Collapse
< Potential River Levels - Used to
Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
3 Day (SREF) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
SREF Ensemble NAEFS Ensemble GEFS Ensemble

Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 48 hours.

See the Product Description Document link for more details on the interpretation of the 3,7 day graphics.

Click individual graphics to enlarge.

text-align: center; Data courtesy of the United States Geological Survey.
Resources Collapse
Hydrologic Resources Additional Resources
Collaborative Agencies Collapse
The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
NWS Information
National Weather Service
Columbia Weather Forecast Office
2909 Aviation Way
West Columbia, SC 29170-2102
(803) 822-8135
Ask Questions/Webmaster
Page last modified: 21-Dec-2016 5:21 PM
Disclaimer
Credits
Glossary
Privacy Policy
About Us
Career Opportunities