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Broad River at highway 9 near Chimney Rock Stage (ft)Observed: 2.45 ft at 10:40PM Aug 09, 2019Observed: 2.44 ft at 6:40AM Aug 10, 2019Observed: 2.48 ft at 2:40PM Aug 10, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 5:20PM Aug 10, 2019Observed: 2.47 ft at 10:40PM Aug 10, 2019Observed: 2.44 ft at 6:40AM Aug 11, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:55AM Aug 11, 2019Observed: 2.34 ft at 2:40PM Aug 11, 2019Observed: 2.42 ft at 10:40PM Aug 11, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:40AM Aug 12, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 11:10AM Aug 12, 2019Observed: 2.39 ft at 3:25PM Aug 12, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:35AM Aug 13, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:40PM Aug 14, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 10:40PM Aug 14, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 6:40AM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:45AM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 2:40PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 3:40PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 4:45PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.39 ft at 10:40PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 2.38 ft at 6:40AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:35AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.29 ft at 2:40PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 4:30PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.37 ft at 10:40PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 2.35 ft at 6:40AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 10:35AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 2:40PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 9:05PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 2.39 ft at 7:25AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.31 ft at 5:40PM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.36 ft at 10:40PM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.53 ft at 11:10PM Aug 18, 2019Highest Observation: 2.68 ft at 11:20PM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 2.47 ft at 4:05AM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.43 ft at 6:40AM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.37 ft at 9:45AM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.27 ft at 12:05PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 2:15PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.41 ft at 2:40PM Aug 19, 2019LLBN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (5:05PM Aug 19, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.41 ft at 2:40 PM EDT 19-Aug-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.

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Currently none available.

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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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