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Broad River at highway 9 near Chimney Rock Stage (ft)Observed: 2.82 ft at 10:40PM Apr 13, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:40AM Apr 14, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:25AM Apr 14, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 1:30PM Apr 14, 2021Observed: 2.85 ft at 2:40PM Apr 14, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 10:40PM Apr 14, 2021Highest Observation: 2.89 ft at 12:10AM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 2.88 ft at 6:40AM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:40PM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:45PM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 0 ft at 10:05PM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 2.83 ft at 10:40PM Apr 15, 2021Observed: 2.75 ft at 6:40AM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 2.72 ft at 2:40PM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 4:45PM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2021Observed: 2.72 ft at 6:40AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 11:20AM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:40PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 2.8 ft at 3:50PM Apr 17, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 6:40AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.71 ft at 6:45AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 11:40AM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 0.96 ft at 2:30PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:40PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:45PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 2:55PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.7 ft at 3:00PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.77 ft at 10:40PM Apr 18, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 6:40AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 2.59 ft at 11:45AM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 2:40PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 3:55PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 2.79 ft at 6:25PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 2.73 ft at 10:40PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 11:50PM Apr 19, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 6:40AM Apr 20, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 10:55AM Apr 20, 2021Observed: 2.55 ft at 2:40PM Apr 20, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 6:20PM Apr 20, 2021Observed: 2.75 ft at 10:40PM Apr 20, 2021Observed: 2.67 ft at 6:40AM Apr 21, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:35AM Apr 21, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:40AM Apr 21, 2021Observed: 2.68 ft at 2:40PM Apr 21, 2021Observed: 2.69 ft at 2:50PM Apr 21, 2021Observed: 2.66 ft at 10:40PM Apr 21, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:20AM Apr 22, 2021Observed: 2.58 ft at 11:25AM Apr 22, 2021Observed: 2.55 ft at 2:40PM Apr 22, 2021LLBN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (10:36PM Apr 22, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.55 ft at 2:40 PM EDT 22-Apr-2021. 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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