Meadow Creek (Haw River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMeadow Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Haw River|
|Main source||divide between Meadow Creek and Toms Creek (Cane Creek)
about 6 miles south of Mebane, North Carolina
645 ft (197 m)
|River mouth||Haw River
about 4 miles northwest of Saxapahaw, North Carolina
449 ft (137 m)
|Length||6.29 mi (10.12 km)|
|River system||Haw River|
|Basin size||4.66 square miles (12.1 km2)|
|Bridges||South Jim Minor Road, Hidden Lake Road, NC 54, Phillips Chapel Road, Preacher Davis Road, Swepsonville-Saxapahaw Road|
Meadow Creek rises on the divide between it and Toms Creek (Cane Creek), about 6 miles south of Mebane in Alamance County, North Carolina and then flows southwest to the Haw River about 4 miles northwest of Saxapahaw, North Carolina.
Meadow Creek drains 4.66 square miles (12.1 km2) of area, receives about 46.3 in/year of precipitation, and has a wetness index of 435.67 and is about 50% forested.
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