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Clear Creek (NC) at Townsend Rd Stage (ft)CCGN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (2:35AM Aug 24, 2019)Flood Stage is 8 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Clear Creek (NC) at Townsend Rd. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.03 ft on 09/20/2009
(2) 11.68 ft on 12/01/2010
(3) 11.64 ft on 01/25/2010
(4) 11.64 ft on 01/25/2010
(5) 10.93 ft on 02/03/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.93 ft on 02/03/2016
(2) 9.89 ft on 10/15/2014
(3) 9.34 ft on 09/02/2013
(4) 8.34 ft on 07/05/2013
(5) 9.93 ft on 05/06/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.40 ft on 09/06/2010

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21 BRIDGE AND ROAD LEADING TO THE BRIDGE AT TOWNSEND ROAD ARE FLOODED.
18 1 TO 2 FT OF WATER COVERS THE BRIDGE ON TOWNSEND ROAD.
16 BRIDGE AT GAGE STARTS TO FLOOD.
8 FRUITLAND ROAD BETWEEN TERRYS GAP AND CHIMNEY ROCK ROADS...AND LOW LYING AREAS NEAR THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED.
7 BANKFULL STAGE. WATER APPROACHES FRUITLAND ROAD.
5 4.5 TO 5.5 INCH BASINWIDE 36-48 HR RAIN CAUSED A 10 FT RISE...FROM 1.5 TO 11.5 FT.
2.5 2 INCH IN 2 HR HERE AND SAME AMOUNT OR HIGHER TO THE NORTHEAST OF THIS GAGE SITE WILL CAUSE A 8.5 TO 9 FT RISE ON CREEK.
1.75 1.75 INCHES IN 1 HOUR TOOK CREEK TO 4.9 FEET. OTHER GAGES ARD THIS ONE WERE 0.50 TO 0.87
1 1 INCHES IN 2 HRS DID NOT CAUSE FLOODING BUT TOOK CREEK UP TO 4.5 FT.
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Latitude: 35.380000° N, Longitude: 82.398889° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 8 ft  
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