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Broad River at highway 9 near Chimney Rock Stage (ft)Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:40PM Sep 05, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 6:40AM Sep 06, 2019Observed: 2.2 ft at 2:40PM Sep 06, 2019Observed: 2.25 ft at 10:40PM Sep 06, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:40PM Sep 07, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:40AM Sep 08, 2019Observed: 2.15 ft at 2:40PM Sep 08, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 10:40PM Sep 08, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 6:40AM Sep 09, 2019Observed: 2.14 ft at 2:40PM Sep 09, 2019Observed: 2.22 ft at 4:30PM Sep 09, 2019Observed: 2.21 ft at 10:40PM Sep 09, 2019Observed: 2.13 ft at 2:40PM Sep 10, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 4:50PM Sep 10, 2019Observed: 2.21 ft at 10:40PM Sep 10, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 6:40AM Sep 11, 2019Observed: 2.14 ft at 10:30AM Sep 11, 2019Observed: 2.25 ft at 3:30PM Sep 11, 2019Observed: 2.23 ft at 10:40PM Sep 11, 2019Observed: 2.21 ft at 6:40AM Sep 12, 2019Observed: 2.15 ft at 2:40PM Sep 12, 2019Observed: 2.24 ft at 3:55PM Sep 12, 2019Observed: 2.2 ft at 6:40AM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:45PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 2.49 ft at 7:15PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 2.6 ft at 7:30PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:55PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 2.8 ft at 10:10PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 2.91 ft at 10:20PM Sep 13, 2019Highest Observation: 3.2 ft at 10:40PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 3.09 ft at 11:55PM Sep 13, 2019Observed: 2.98 ft at 12:30AM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.67 ft at 3:15AM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.57 ft at 5:35AM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.52 ft at 6:40AM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.36 ft at 12:35PM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:15PM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.36 ft at 7:10PM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.47 ft at 7:20PM Sep 14, 2019Observed: 2.37 ft at 3:25AM Sep 15, 2019Observed: 2.35 ft at 6:40AM Sep 15, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:10AM Sep 15, 2019LLBN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (1:50PM Sep 15, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.27 ft at 10:10 AM EDT 15-Sep-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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