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Broad River in NC/SC at Lake Lure Dam Pool (ft)Observed: 988.35 ft at 8:20AM May 23, 2018Observed: 988.36 ft at 12:20PM May 23, 2018Observed: 988.46 ft at 1:45PM May 23, 2018Observed: 988.49 ft at 4:20PM May 23, 2018Observed: 988.53 ft at 7:10PM May 23, 2018Observed: 988.55 ft at 8:20PM May 23, 2018Observed: 988.56 ft at 9:10PM May 23, 2018Observed: 988.59 ft at 12:20AM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.64 ft at 4:20AM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.64 ft at 4:40AM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.66 ft at 6:25AM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.66 ft at 8:20AM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.56 ft at 11:15AM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.55 ft at 11:30AM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.52 ft at 12:20PM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.43 ft at 2:30PM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.37 ft at 4:20PM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.36 ft at 5:25PM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.34 ft at 8:20PM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.34 ft at 9:15PM May 24, 2018Observed: 988.36 ft at 12:20AM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.39 ft at 4:20AM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.41 ft at 8:20AM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.43 ft at 9:50AM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.46 ft at 1:30PM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.47 ft at 4:20PM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.46 ft at 8:20PM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.51 ft at 11:55PM May 25, 2018Observed: 988.54 ft at 4:20AM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.54 ft at 5:05AM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.55 ft at 8:20AM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.56 ft at 9:20AM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.46 ft at 12:20PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.46 ft at 12:30PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.45 ft at 12:50PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.36 ft at 3:00PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.34 ft at 3:25PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.33 ft at 4:20PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.45 ft at 6:00PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.47 ft at 6:10PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.46 ft at 8:20PM May 26, 2018Highest Observation: 988.95 ft at 8:40PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.35 ft at 10:20PM May 26, 2018Observed: 988.32 ft at 12:20AM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.32 ft at 4:20AM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.26 ft at 7:20AM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.25 ft at 8:10AM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.18 ft at 10:05AM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.23 ft at 11:45AM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.24 ft at 12:20PM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.31 ft at 4:20PM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.34 ft at 5:20PM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.37 ft at 6:35PM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.41 ft at 8:20PM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.45 ft at 10:20PM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.47 ft at 11:05PM May 27, 2018Observed: 988.49 ft at 12:20AM May 28, 2018Observed: 988.55 ft at 4:20AM May 28, 2018Observed: 988.56 ft at 5:05AM May 28, 2018LRDN7(plotting HPIRR) Graph Created (5:49AM May 28, 2018)ObservedLatest observed value: 988.56 ft at 5:05 AM EDT 28-May-2018. Flood Stage is 991 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Broad River in NC/SC at Lake Lure Dam. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Upstream Gauge - at highway 9 near Chimney Rock Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - below Lake Lure Dam
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 998
Moderate Flood Stage: 994
Flood Stage: 991
Action Stage: 990.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 990.43 ft on 03/07/2011
(2) 990.38 ft on 12/05/2010

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 990.43 ft on 03/07/2011
(2) 990.38 ft on 12/05/2010

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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993.5 CAMPGROUNDS UPSTREAM OF THIS GAGEE BETWEEN THE LAKE AND BAT CAVE WILL BE EVACUATED.
991 WATER WILL LIKELY BE FLOWING OVER EMERGENCY SPILLWAY AND ALL GATES WILL LIKELY BE OPEN. ROADS DOWNSTREAM WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD.
990 FULL POOL STAGE.
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Latitude: 35.425000° N, Longitude: 82.184167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 983 ft 991 ft  
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(gauge height = 983)
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NAVD88 983 991  
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