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Wilson Creek (NC) near Edgemont Stage (ft)Observed: 1.02 ft at 9:30PM Jan 06, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 12:10AM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:00AM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 1.06 ft at 6:10AM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 8:45AM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:35AM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 0.94 ft at 11:35AM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 12:10PM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 0.78 ft at 1:45PM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 0.82 ft at 6:10PM Jan 07, 2019Observed: 0.78 ft at 12:10AM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:10AM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:30AM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 12:00PM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.58 ft at 12:10PM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.48 ft at 12:30PM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 2:20PM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 6:10PM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.48 ft at 11:25PM Jan 08, 2019Observed: 0.48 ft at 12:10AM Jan 09, 2019Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:05AM Jan 09, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 8:55AM Jan 09, 2019Observed: 0.66 ft at 12:10PM Jan 09, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 5:05PM Jan 09, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:10PM Jan 09, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 9:15PM Jan 09, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 12:10AM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.16 ft at 1:55AM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 5:20AM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 6:10AM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:20AM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 11:20AM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:10PM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 1:15PM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 3:40PM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:10PM Jan 10, 2019Observed: 1.2 ft at 12:10AM Jan 11, 2019Highest Observation: 1.3 ft at 2:50AM Jan 11, 2019Highest Observation: 1.3 ft at 6:10AM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 10:50AM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 11:40AM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 12:10PM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 1:00PM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 2:20PM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 5:55PM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:10PM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 8:55PM Jan 11, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 12:10AM Jan 12, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 6:10AM Jan 12, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 11:30AM Jan 12, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 12:10PM Jan 12, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 2:00PM Jan 12, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:10PM Jan 12, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 12:10AM Jan 13, 2019Observed: 0.72 ft at 6:10AM Jan 13, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 8:45AM Jan 13, 2019Observed: 0.5 ft at 12:05PM Jan 13, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 12:10PM Jan 13, 2019Observed: 0.42 ft at 3:10PM Jan 13, 2019Observed: 0.5 ft at 6:10PM Jan 13, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 12:10AM Jan 14, 2019Observed: 0.58 ft at 6:10AM Jan 14, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 12:10PM Jan 14, 2019Observed: 0.42 ft at 1:20PM Jan 14, 2019Observed: 0.4 ft at 6:10PM Jan 14, 2019Observed: 0.5 ft at 9:00PM Jan 14, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 6:10AM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:05AM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 10:35AM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 12:10PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 12:50PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.24 ft at 2:15PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.44 ft at 4:45PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 6:05PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 6:10PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.62 ft at 6:55PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.72 ft at 9:25PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 11:10PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:20PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.62 ft at 11:25PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.72 ft at 11:30PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.62 ft at 11:45PM Jan 15, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 12:10AM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 1:30AM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 6:10AM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 9:20AM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.66 ft at 9:55AM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 10:50AM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.44 ft at 11:10AM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 12:10PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.28 ft at 12:50PM Jan 16, 2019Observed: 0.18 ft at 2:15PM Jan 16, 2019EGMN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (2:50PM Jan 16, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.18 ft at 2:15 PM EST 16-Jan-2019. 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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