Flöha (river)

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Flöha - river Flöha 2 (aka).jpg
The river Flöha in the borough of Flöha
Location  Czech Republic;
Saxony,  Germany
Reference no. DE: 54268
Length 67 km [1]
Source region 5 km east of Fláje
Source height ca. 845 m above sea level (NHN)
Mouth In Flöha into the Zschopau
50°51′28″N 13°03′50″E / 50.857639°N 13.063889°E / 50.857639; 13.063889
Mouth height 268 m above sea level (NHN)
Descent ca. 577 m
Basin Elbe
Progression Zschopau → Freiberger Mulde → Mulde → Elbe → North Sea
Catchment 799.4 km²
at Borstendorf gauge[2]
Record low:     200 l/s (in 22.07.1934)
Average low:    1.68 m³/s
Average mid:   9.15 m³/s
Average high: 92 m³/s
Record high:   540 m³/s (in 13.08.2002)
Left tributaries Black Pockau
Reservoirs passed Fláje Reservoir, Rauschenbach Reservoir

The Flöha is a river in Saxony, Germany, and the Czech Republic. It flows into the river Zschopau in the town Flöha.

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  1. ^ Topographic map 1:25.000
  2. ^ "Hydrologisches Handbuch: Teil 3 - Gewässerkundliche Hauptwerte" (PDF, 637 kB). Freistaat Sachsen - Landesamt für Umwelt und Geologie. p. 58. Retrieved 2012-10-04.