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Broad River at highway 9 near Chimney Rock Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 4.57 ft at 7:50PM Feb 06, 2020Observed: 4.47 ft at 8:50PM Feb 06, 2020Observed: 4.38 ft at 9:40PM Feb 06, 2020Observed: 4.36 ft at 10:00PM Feb 06, 2020Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:10AM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 4.15 ft at 5:00AM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:40AM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 4.05 ft at 7:40AM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 3.95 ft at 9:50AM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 3.84 ft at 11:45AM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 3.77 ft at 1:40PM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 3.74 ft at 1:50PM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 3.63 ft at 8:20PM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 3.61 ft at 9:40PM Feb 07, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 12:40AM Feb 08, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 3:45AM Feb 08, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 5:40AM Feb 08, 2020Observed: 3.32 ft at 9:50AM Feb 08, 2020Observed: 3.27 ft at 1:40PM Feb 08, 2020Observed: 3.22 ft at 3:40PM Feb 08, 2020Observed: 3.22 ft at 9:40PM Feb 08, 2020Observed: 3.16 ft at 5:40AM Feb 09, 2020Observed: 3.11 ft at 10:15AM Feb 09, 2020Observed: 3.01 ft at 11:50AM Feb 09, 2020Observed: 2.99 ft at 1:40PM Feb 09, 2020Observed: 2.98 ft at 5:40AM Feb 10, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 12:25PM Feb 10, 2020Observed: 2.91 ft at 1:40PM Feb 10, 2020Observed: 3.01 ft at 9:40PM Feb 10, 2020Observed: 3.07 ft at 5:40AM Feb 11, 2020Observed: 3.12 ft at 7:15AM Feb 11, 2020Observed: 3.22 ft at 9:25AM Feb 11, 2020Observed: 3.2 ft at 9:40PM Feb 11, 2020Observed: 3.17 ft at 5:40AM Feb 12, 2020Observed: 3.11 ft at 12:30PM Feb 12, 2020Observed: 3.07 ft at 1:40PM Feb 12, 2020Observed: 3.02 ft at 9:40PM Feb 12, 2020Observed: 3.04 ft at 5:40AM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.12 ft at 6:45AM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.23 ft at 7:55AM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.34 ft at 8:25AM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 9:35AM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.69 ft at 10:15AM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.82 ft at 10:50AM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.78 ft at 1:40PM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.71 ft at 4:55PM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.6 ft at 9:40PM Feb 13, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:35AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:40AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:55AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 3.29 ft at 11:10AM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 3.24 ft at 9:40PM Feb 14, 2020Observed: 3.19 ft at 5:35AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:40AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 3.09 ft at 10:35AM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 3.02 ft at 1:40PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 3.01 ft at 9:40PM Feb 15, 2020Observed: 3.03 ft at 5:40AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 2.98 ft at 10:50AM Feb 16, 2020Observed: 2.92 ft at 1:40PM Feb 16, 2020LLBN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (2:05PM Feb 16, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 2.92 ft at 1:40 PM EST 16-Feb-2020. 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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