Real-Time Conditions

Weather Forecast
Current conditions for Philadelphia zip code 19130.

Schuylkill River Streamflow (USGS)
 Real-time flow speeds, measured in cubic feet per second (cfs).
Note: According to the Schuylkill Navy Rules of the River, rowing is prohibited when flow exceeds 18,000 cfs. Novices are cautioned not to row when streamflow exceeds 8,000 cfs.  

Water Quality Forecast (PWD) 
Indicates whether current water quality is suitable for activities involving direct contact with the river.

Advanced Hydrologic Prediction (NOAA)
Detailed water level predictions, including current and historical flood data.

Traffic Conditions
Color-coded maps displaying real-time traffic conditions in the Philadelphia area.


Rowing Resources

Schuylkill Navy
Official website of the Schuylkill Navy.

Website of the national governing body for the sport of rowing in the United States.

Race results, rowing news, events calendar, training tips, and more.

Bill Braxton Memorial Regatta
Organized by the Philadelphia Girls' Rowing Club, this regatta is held each fall in honor of Bill Braxton, an accomplished young rower whose life was cut tragically short by a car accident. The Braxton Regatta is open to high school, college, and masters rowers, with proceeds funding two scholarships for high school rowers to help pay for college.

Partners & Friends 

Agnes Irwin School
The Philadelphia Girls' Rowing Club is home to the Agnes Irwin School rowing program.