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Richland Creek (NC) at Waynesville Stage (ft)Observed: 0.42 ft at 1:35AM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 0.42 ft at 7:35AM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 1:35PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 7:35PM Aug 15, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 1:35AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 7:35AM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 1:35PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 0.32 ft at 7:35PM Aug 16, 2019Observed: 0.32 ft at 1:35AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 7:35AM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 1:35PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.44 ft at 3:30PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.58 ft at 3:40PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 3:55PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 1.2 ft at 4:05PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 1.1 ft at 4:25PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 1 ft at 4:40PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.88 ft at 4:50PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.78 ft at 5:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.68 ft at 5:20PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.56 ft at 6:00PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 7:10PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 7:35PM Aug 17, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 12:55AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 1:35AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 7:35AM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 1:35PM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 7:35PM Aug 18, 2019Observed: 0.32 ft at 1:35AM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 7:35AM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.32 ft at 1:35PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 4:00PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:15PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 4:20PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 4:25PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:35PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.7 ft at 4:40PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.86 ft at 5:00PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 5:05PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.66 ft at 5:10PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.54 ft at 5:30PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.4 ft at 5:35PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.3 ft at 5:40PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.18 ft at 5:50PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 2.06 ft at 5:55PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.96 ft at 6:00PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.82 ft at 6:10PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.7 ft at 6:15PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.6 ft at 6:20PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 6:30PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:35PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 6:45PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.18 ft at 7:00PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.08 ft at 7:20PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 7:35PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.92 ft at 8:10PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.8 ft at 8:50PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.7 ft at 9:40PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.6 ft at 11:15PM Aug 19, 2019Observed: 0.52 ft at 1:35AM Aug 20, 2019Observed: 0.46 ft at 7:35AM Aug 20, 2019Observed: 0.44 ft at 1:35PM Aug 20, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 7:35PM Aug 20, 2019Observed: 0.4 ft at 1:35AM Aug 21, 2019Observed: 0.38 ft at 7:35AM Aug 21, 2019Observed: 0.36 ft at 1:35PM Aug 21, 2019Observed: 0.32 ft at 7:35PM Aug 21, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 1:35AM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 7:35AM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.34 ft at 1:35PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.44 ft at 7:20PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.42 ft at 7:35PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.54 ft at 9:40PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.64 ft at 10:55PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.76 ft at 11:00PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.86 ft at 11:15PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 0.98 ft at 11:20PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 11:25PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 1.74 ft at 11:30PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 2.14 ft at 11:35PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 2.28 ft at 11:40PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 2.96 ft at 11:45PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 3.36 ft at 11:50PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 3.54 ft at 11:55PM Aug 22, 2019Observed: 3.68 ft at 12:00AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 4.2 ft at 12:05AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 4.44 ft at 12:10AM Aug 23, 2019Highest Observation: 4.54 ft at 12:20AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 4.5 ft at 12:55AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 4.36 ft at 1:00AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 4.24 ft at 1:05AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 4.14 ft at 1:10AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 3.82 ft at 1:15AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 3.7 ft at 1:20AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:25AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 3.32 ft at 1:30AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 3.2 ft at 1:35AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 3.06 ft at 1:40AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.96 ft at 1:50AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.86 ft at 1:55AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.74 ft at 2:00AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.58 ft at 2:10AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.46 ft at 2:15AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.36 ft at 2:20AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.2 ft at 2:30AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 2.08 ft at 2:35AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.94 ft at 2:45AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.84 ft at 2:55AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.74 ft at 3:05AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.6 ft at 3:20AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 3:45AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:20AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:55AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:20AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 5:25AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.6 ft at 5:35AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.72 ft at 6:05AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.84 ft at 6:15AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.96 ft at 6:25AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.84 ft at 6:40AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:00AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.64 ft at 7:30AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.62 ft at 7:35AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.72 ft at 8:15AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.6 ft at 9:00AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 9:20AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:45AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:30AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.16 ft at 11:25AM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.06 ft at 12:50PM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:35PM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 0.92 ft at 3:35PM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 0.82 ft at 6:45PM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:35PM Aug 23, 2019Observed: 0.74 ft at 1:10AM Aug 24, 2019Observed: 0.74 ft at 1:35AM Aug 24, 2019Observed: 0.68 ft at 7:35AM Aug 24, 2019RLCN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (12:05PM Aug 24, 2019)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.68 ft at 7:35 AM EDT 24-Aug-2019. Flood Stage is 6 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Richland Creek (NC) at Waynesville. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 9
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 6
Action Stage: 4.5
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 5.74 ft on 12/24/2015
(2) 5.46 ft on 01/15/2013
(3) 5.20 ft on 01/17/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 5.06 ft on 12/24/2015
(2) 5.74 ft on 12/24/2015
(3) 4.56 ft on 12/02/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.

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10 BUILDINGS BETWEEN THE CREEK AND SULPHUR RD WILL FLOOD.
7 MODERATE FLOODING OF HOMES NEAR RICHLAND CREEK.
6 HOMES BETWEEN KILLIAN STREET AND THE CREEK NEAR BOYD AVE AND THE APPROACHES TO THE BRIDGE WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD.
5.5 WATER WILL APPROACH BUSINESSES NEAR THE CREEK ALONG COMMERCE AND SMATHERS STREET.
4.5 BANKFULL
3 2.5 TO 3.0 IN 3 TO 4 HOURS CAUSED A 3.5 FT RISE ON THE CREEK
2 1.9 TO 2 INCH IN 2 HOURS (WAVN7/C5602) CAUSED A 3 FT RISE
1 1 INCH IN 3 HOURS BASIN AVG CAUSED RICHLAND CREEK TO RISE ONE FT IF SOIL IS DRY. IF WET SOIL RISE WILL BE 2 FT.
0.75 0.75 IN ONE HOUR TOOK CREEK UP 1.5 FT
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Latitude: 35.489167° N, Longitude: 82.999167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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