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Richland Creek (NC) at Waynesville Stage (ft)Observed: 0.22 ft at 1:35AM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.24 ft at 7:35AM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 7:15PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.32 ft at 7:35PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 8:45PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 8:55PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.96 ft at 9:00PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 1.12 ft at 9:05PM Jul 18, 2021Highest Observation: 1.5 ft at 9:10PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 9:30PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:00PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 1.18 ft at 10:15PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 1.06 ft at 10:45PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.96 ft at 11:05PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.84 ft at 11:25PM Jul 18, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 12:30AM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 1:10AM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:35AM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 3:30AM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 6:05AM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.38 ft at 7:35AM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.3 ft at 1:35PM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 4:15PM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:25PM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 4:45PM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 7:10PM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.48 ft at 7:35PM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.38 ft at 9:25PM Jul 19, 2021Observed: 0.36 ft at 1:35AM Jul 20, 2021Observed: 0.32 ft at 7:35AM Jul 20, 2021Observed: 0.32 ft at 1:35PM Jul 20, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:35PM Jul 20, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 1:35AM Jul 21, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:35AM Jul 21, 2021Observed: 0.26 ft at 1:35PM Jul 21, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 7:35PM Jul 21, 2021Observed: 0.24 ft at 1:35AM Jul 22, 2021Observed: 0.26 ft at 7:35AM Jul 22, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 1:35PM Jul 22, 2021Observed: 0.2 ft at 7:35PM Jul 22, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 1:35AM Jul 23, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 7:35AM Jul 23, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 1:35PM Jul 23, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 7:20PM Jul 23, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 7:35PM Jul 23, 2021Observed: 0.22 ft at 1:35AM Jul 24, 2021Observed: 0.2 ft at 7:35AM Jul 24, 2021Observed: 0.2 ft at 1:35PM Jul 24, 2021Observed: 0.14 ft at 7:35PM Jul 24, 2021Observed: 0.16 ft at 1:35AM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.18 ft at 7:35AM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.18 ft at 1:35PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 7:15PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 7:20PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 7:35PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.72 ft at 8:00PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 9:05PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.74 ft at 9:25PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.86 ft at 9:30PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.76 ft at 9:55PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.66 ft at 10:20PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 12:15AM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 1:35AM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 4:15AM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 0.26 ft at 7:35AM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 0.26 ft at 1:35PM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 0.38 ft at 5:00PM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:25PM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 7:35PM Jul 26, 2021RLCN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (11:06PM Jul 26, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.28 ft at 7:35 PM EDT 26-Jul-2021. 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): -9999

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.

Low Water Records
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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