/s, or cfs

What is /s, or cfs?

/s, or cfs meaning Rate of water discharge representing a volume of 1 cubic foot passing a given point during 1 second, equivalent to approximately 7.48 gallons per second or 448.8 gallons per minute or 0.02832 cubic meter per second. In a stream channel, a discharge of 1

 

reference: USGS – Water Basics Glossary