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Broad River at highway 9 near Chimney Rock Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 2.66 ft at 10:40PM Jul 13, 2019Observed: 2.63 ft at 6:40AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.57 ft at 10:20AM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:00PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.56 ft at 8:20PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:40PM Jul 14, 2019Observed: 2.59 ft at 6:40AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 11:15AM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.47 ft at 2:40PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.22 ft at 10:40PM Jul 15, 2019Observed: 2.57 ft at 6:40AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 10:45AM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.45 ft at 2:40PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.57 ft at 3:15PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.47 ft at 4:10PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 10:40PM Jul 16, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 6:40AM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.56 ft at 9:05PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.57 ft at 10:40PM Jul 17, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 6:40AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 9:50AM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 2:40PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 4:10PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 2.56 ft at 6:55PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 2.55 ft at 10:40PM Jul 18, 2019Observed: 2.51 ft at 6:40AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 10:30AM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 10:40PM Jul 19, 2019Observed: 2.52 ft at 6:40AM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:40PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 2.48 ft at 10:40PM Jul 20, 2019Observed: 2.5 ft at 6:40AM Jul 22, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:40PM Jul 22, 2019Observed: 2.52 ft at 10:40PM Jul 22, 2019Observed: 2.56 ft at 3:45AM Jul 23, 2019Observed: 2.56 ft at 6:40AM Jul 23, 2019LLBN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (11:20AM Jul 23, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.56 ft at 6:40 AM EDT 23-Jul-2019. Flood Stage is 20 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Broad River at highway 9 near Chimney Rock. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 30
Moderate Flood Stage: 25
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 18
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 8.33 ft on 05/05/2013
(2) 6.47 ft on 10/15/2014

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 6.47 ft on 10/15/2014
(2) 8.33 ft on 05/05/2013

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

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20 AT THIS LEVEL BUSINESS AND HOMES WILL BE FLOODED NEAR THE RIVER.
1.5 GENERAL 1.5 INCH RAIN IN 4 HOUR TOOK RIVER UP TO 4.7 FT (FS 20 FT)
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(1) rocky broad river @hwy 9 looking downstream
(2) rocky broad river @ hwy 9 looking upstream
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Latitude: 35.437500° N, Longitude: 82.241111° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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