Uwharrie River Real-Time Water Level

This river gauge is updated hourly.

USGS Water-data graph for site 02123500

Rough River Level Estimates by Gauge Height

<2.5′ – Lower water level, some bottom dragging possible depending on the depth of your boat.

2.9′ – 3.4′ – Perfect paddling level

3.5′ – 4.2′ – High, faster moving water, good paddle for experienced boaters

>5.8′ – Low Water Bridge should be considered impassible, dangerous conditions and debris exist