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Broad River at highway 9 near Chimney Rock Stage (ft)Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:40PM May 12, 2022Observed: 2.32 ft at 6:40AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.32 ft at 6:45AM May 13, 2022Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:50AM May 13, 2022Observed: 3.28 ft at 6:55AM May 13, 2022Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:00AM May 13, 2022Observed: 3.28 ft at 7:05AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:10AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:15AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:20AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:25AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:30AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 7:35AM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:40PM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.24 ft at 2:45PM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.34 ft at 7:30PM May 13, 2022Highest Observation: 3.56 ft at 8:50PM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:40PM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:45PM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.35 ft at 10:50PM May 13, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 2:40PM May 14, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 2:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 2.36 ft at 3:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 2.36 ft at 3:35PM May 14, 2022Observed: 2.36 ft at 3:40PM May 14, 2022Observed: 2.51 ft at 3:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 2.51 ft at 3:50PM May 14, 2022Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:50AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:40AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.39 ft at 6:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 9:50AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 9:55AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:05AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:10AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:20AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.36 ft at 12:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:40PM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 2:55PM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 3:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:40PM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 6:40AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 6:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 6:50AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 6:55AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:05AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:10AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.23 ft at 7:20AM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.23 ft at 7:25AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.99 ft at 7:35AM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:35AM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 1:25PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 1:35PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:05PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:10PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 2:40PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:55PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 9:55PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:05PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 10:10PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:40PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:50PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 10:55PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 11:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 2.29 ft at 6:40AM May 17, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:35AM May 17, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:40PM May 17, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 3:10PM May 17, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 3:15PM May 17, 2022Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:40PM May 17, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:55AM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:00AM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:05AM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:10AM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:15AM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:20AM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:40PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:50PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 2:55PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:00PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:05PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:10PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:15PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:20PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.26 ft at 3:25PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 7:30PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:40PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.24 ft at 10:45PM May 18, 2022Observed: 2.23 ft at 6:40AM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.23 ft at 6:45AM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.23 ft at 6:50AM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 8:45AM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 8:50AM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.25 ft at 2:40PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 6:05PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 6:10PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 6:15PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 6:20PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 6:25PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 6:30PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.34 ft at 10:40PM May 19, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:40AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.27 ft at 6:45AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:10AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:15AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:20AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:25AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:30AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:35AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:40AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:45AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:50AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:55AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:00AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:05AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:10AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:15AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:20AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:25AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:30AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:35AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:40AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:45AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:50AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 10:55AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 11:00AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 11:05AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 11:10AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 11:15AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 11:20AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 11:25AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 11:30AM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.21 ft at 2:40PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 3:45PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 3:50PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 3:55PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 4:00PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 4:05PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 4:10PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 4:15PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.31 ft at 4:20PM May 20, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 4:30AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 4:35AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 4:40AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 4:45AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 4:50AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 4:55AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.19 ft at 6:40AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.19 ft at 6:45AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.19 ft at 6:50AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.19 ft at 6:55AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:40AM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 1:20PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 1:25PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 1:30PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 1:35PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 1:40PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 1:45PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 1:50PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 2:40PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 4:50PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.3 ft at 4:55PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.29 ft at 10:40PM May 21, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 6:40AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 6:45AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 6:50AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 6:55AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 7:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 7:05AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 7:10AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.22 ft at 7:15AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.2 ft at 9:05AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:45AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:50AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 10:55AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:00AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:05AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:10AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:15AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:20AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:25AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:30AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:35AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:40AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.09 ft at 11:45AM May 22, 2022Observed: 2.19 ft at 12:40PM May 22, 2022LLBN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (1:52PM May 22, 2022)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.19 ft at 12:40 PM EDT 22-May-2022. 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.

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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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