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Bat Fork Creek near Hendersonville Stage (ft)BFCN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (9:50AM Aug 21, 2019)Flood Stage is 8 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Bat Fork Creek near Hendersonville. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 7.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 10.28 ft on 12/01/2010
(2) 10.12 ft on 01/25/2010
(3) 9.22 ft on 11/11/2009
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 7.36 ft on 09/12/2017
(2) 9.02 ft on 02/03/2016
(3) 7.54 ft on 10/15/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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15.5 AIRPORT RD AND SHEPHERD STREET WILL LIKELY FLOOD.
9 NEW HOPE ROAD AND RUNWAYS AT HENDERSONVILLE AIRPORT WILL LIKELY BE FLOODED.
8 BACKWATER FROM BAT FORK CREEK ON OTHER CREEKS IN THE AREA WILL LIKELY CAUSE DANA AND TRACY GROVE ROADS OFF OF FOUR SEASONS BOULEVARD IN HENDERSONVILLE TO FLOOD. ALSO...AIRPORT ROAD WILL FLOOD AT THIS LEVEL.
7.5 WATER WILL APPROACH THE TOP OF THE PROTECTIVE BANK BETWEEN THE AIRPORT RUNWAY AND THE CREEK. IF HIGHER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED RECOMMENT PUTTING OUT FFW FOR 5 TO 6 HOURS INSTEAD OF 3 AS CREEK RISES SLOWLY.
7 JACKSON PARK IN HENDERSONVILLE (A GREENWAY AREA) WILL BE CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING.
6.5 WATER APPROACHS THE BOTTOM OF THE SMALL RIDGE PROTECTING AIRPORT PROPERTY.
6 6 TO 7 INCH 48 HR BASINWIDE RAINFALL CAUSED A 10 FT RISE...FROM 1 FT TO 11 FT.
5 BANKFULL STAGE.
3.5 3.5 INCHES IN 3 HRS WILL CAUSE A 5.5 FT RISE.
2.5 2.5 INCHES IN 12 HOURS TOOK CREEK TO 7.2 FT...JUST ABOVE FLOOD STAGE.
2 2 INCHES OR MORE IN 1-2 HRS WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING. MAPLE VILLAGE MOBILE HOME PARK NEAR OLD SPARTANBURG RD WILL BE EVACUATED.
1.8 1.8 INCH IN 2 TO 6 HOURS TOOK CREEK UP FROM 1.25 FT TO 6.62 FT
1.3 1.3 INCH IN ONE HOUR CAUSED A 1.5 TO 2.5 RISE.
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(1) Bat Fork Creek gage site
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Latitude: 35.311944° N, Longitude: 82.435278° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 8 ft  
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