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Wilson Creek (NC) near Edgemont Stage (ft)Observed: 0.62 ft at 7:10PM Sep 20, 2018Observed: 0.52 ft at 8:50PM Sep 20, 2018Observed: 0.62 ft at 11:10PM Sep 20, 2018Observed: 0.52 ft at 11:45PM Sep 20, 2018Observed: 0.62 ft at 12:35AM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.58 ft at 1:10AM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.68 ft at 6:40AM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:10AM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:40AM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.44 ft at 12:50PM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.42 ft at 1:10PM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.18 ft at 3:50PM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.3 ft at 7:05PM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:10PM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.38 ft at 8:45PM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:15PM Sep 21, 2018Observed: 0.52 ft at 1:10AM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.62 ft at 3:25AM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.5 ft at 3:35AM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.62 ft at 5:20AM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.6 ft at 7:10AM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.5 ft at 12:15PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.44 ft at 1:10PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.32 ft at 1:45PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.22 ft at 3:50PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.32 ft at 7:05PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.3 ft at 7:10PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.26 ft at 7:40PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.38 ft at 9:00PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.4 ft at 11:35PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:45PM Sep 22, 2018Observed: 0.5 ft at 1:10AM Sep 23, 2018Observed: 0.6 ft at 5:00AM Sep 23, 2018Observed: 0.58 ft at 7:10AM Sep 23, 2018Observed: 0.68 ft at 8:35AM Sep 23, 2018Observed: 0.58 ft at 9:20AM Sep 23, 2018Highest Observation: 0.7 ft at 9:35AM Sep 23, 2018Observed: 0.58 ft at 12:25PM Sep 23, 2018Observed: 0.54 ft at 1:10PM Sep 23, 2018Observed: 0.44 ft at 3:10PM Sep 23, 2018EGMN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (6:05PM Sep 23, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.44 ft at 3:10 PM EDT 23-Sep-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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