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ALERT: December 5th update on the status of the nationwide data transmission error preventing stream gauge data collected at affected locations from being displayed on the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services (AHPS) webpages. As of 11/08/2018, The USGS has restored all impacted operational stream gauges to transmitting status. The status map of gauge outages from other agencies is here. The outage map will be updated each Thursday. We apologize for the service interruption and hope to have the data restored as soon as possible.



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Wilson Creek (NC) near Edgemont Stage (ft)Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:50AM Dec 07, 2018Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:10PM Dec 07, 2018Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:05PM Dec 07, 2018Observed: 0.86 ft at 3:25PM Dec 07, 2018Observed: 0.92 ft at 6:10PM Dec 07, 2018Observed: 1.02 ft at 9:25PM Dec 07, 2018Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:10AM Dec 08, 2018Observed: 1 ft at 6:10AM Dec 08, 2018Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:05AM Dec 08, 2018Observed: 0.86 ft at 12:10PM Dec 08, 2018Observed: 0.74 ft at 2:10PM Dec 08, 2018Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:10PM Dec 08, 2018Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:50PM Dec 08, 2018Observed: 0.86 ft at 12:10AM Dec 09, 2018Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:55AM Dec 09, 2018Observed: 1.06 ft at 3:05AM Dec 09, 2018Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:10AM Dec 09, 2018Highest Observation: 1.26 ft at 7:45AM Dec 09, 2018Highest Observation: 1.26 ft at 12:10PM Dec 09, 2018Observed: 1.04 ft at 4:10PM Dec 09, 2018Observed: 0.84 ft at 8:15PM Dec 09, 2018Observed: 0.74 ft at 11:30PM Dec 09, 2018Observed: 0.74 ft at 12:10AM Dec 10, 2018Observed: 0.74 ft at 6:10AM Dec 10, 2018EGMN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (8:35AM Dec 10, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.74 ft at 6:10 AM EST 10-Dec-2018. Flood Stage is 5 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Wilson Creek (NC) near Edgemont. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 11
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 4
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 13.00 ft on 05/18/2018
(2) 11.42 ft on 05/06/2013
(3) 10.54 ft on 01/31/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.00 ft on 05/18/2018
(2) 5.48 ft on 04/24/2018
(3) 5.22 ft on 04/16/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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11 Major Flood Stage. Homes adjacent to Wilson's Creek upstream and downstream of streamgauge may be beginning to flood. Residential flooding is likely near the intersection of Laurel Ln. and Edgemont Rd. Residents will likely already be evacuated at this level in this area.
10 Moderate Flooding continues. Old Johns River Rd is likely flooded. Campgrounds along the river may be experiencing significant flooding. Edgemont Baptist Church Rd. is likely flooding.
9 Moderate Flooding continues. Wilson Creek Rd. is flooding at this level.
7 Moderate Flood Stage. Campers along Wilson's Creek, including at Killians Campground off of Brown Mountain Beach Rd., are possibly becoming stranded and bridges throughout gorge may be flooding.
6.5 Minor Flooding continues. The bridges at Brown Mountain Beach Rd. and Edgemont Rd. are beginning to be inundated by Wilson Creek floodwaters.
5.5 Minor Flooding continues. Wilson's Creek is currently about 12-18 inches from the bottom of the bridges at Brown Mountain Beach Rd. and Edgemont Rd.
5 Minor Flood Stage. Brown Mountain Beach Rd and Brown Mountain Beach vicinity are beginning to flood. Caldwell County is sounding the warning sirens for rapid flow. All recreational activities along Wilson's Creek must be ended now.
4 Action Stage. Wilson's Creek will be reaching bankfull in isolated locations. During periods of heavy rain, flooding may be imminent as the creek rises rapidly. People in the vicinity ot Edgemont need to seek higher ground immediately.
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Latitude: 36.013611° N, Longitude: 81.766389° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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