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Black Creek (SC) near Quinby Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 12.63 ft at 5:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.61 ft at 5:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.6 ft at 5:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.59 ft at 6:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.56 ft at 6:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.56 ft at 6:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.53 ft at 6:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.52 ft at 7:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.5 ft at 7:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.48 ft at 7:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.47 ft at 7:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.43 ft at 8:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.41 ft at 8:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.43 ft at 8:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.42 ft at 8:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.41 ft at 9:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.38 ft at 9:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.38 ft at 9:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.37 ft at 9:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.35 ft at 10:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.32 ft at 10:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.31 ft at 10:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.31 ft at 10:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.29 ft at 11:00AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.28 ft at 11:15AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.27 ft at 11:30AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.26 ft at 11:45AM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.26 ft at 12:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.26 ft at 12:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.29 ft at 12:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.28 ft at 12:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.3 ft at 1:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.29 ft at 1:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.3 ft at 1:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.32 ft at 1:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.34 ft at 2:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.39 ft at 2:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.4 ft at 2:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.43 ft at 2:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.46 ft at 3:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.49 ft at 3:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.52 ft at 3:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.55 ft at 3:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.59 ft at 4:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.61 ft at 4:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.65 ft at 4:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.69 ft at 4:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.74 ft at 5:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.78 ft at 5:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.82 ft at 5:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.86 ft at 5:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.91 ft at 6:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.94 ft at 6:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 12.97 ft at 6:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.01 ft at 6:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.04 ft at 7:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.06 ft at 7:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.08 ft at 7:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.1 ft at 7:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.11 ft at 8:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.12 ft at 8:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.13 ft at 8:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.14 ft at 8:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.15 ft at 9:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.16 ft at 9:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.17 ft at 9:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.18 ft at 9:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.18 ft at 10:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.18 ft at 10:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.19 ft at 10:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.19 ft at 10:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.21 ft at 11:00PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.21 ft at 11:15PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.22 ft at 11:30PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.22 ft at 11:45PM May 27, 2020Observed: 13.22 ft at 12:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.23 ft at 12:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.23 ft at 12:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.24 ft at 12:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.27 ft at 1:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.28 ft at 1:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.28 ft at 1:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.31 ft at 1:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.33 ft at 2:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.35 ft at 2:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.36 ft at 2:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.38 ft at 2:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.4 ft at 3:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.42 ft at 3:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.45 ft at 3:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.47 ft at 3:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.48 ft at 4:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.52 ft at 4:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.54 ft at 4:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.56 ft at 4:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.57 ft at 5:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.6 ft at 5:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.62 ft at 5:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.64 ft at 5:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.65 ft at 6:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.67 ft at 6:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.69 ft at 6:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.7 ft at 6:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.71 ft at 7:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.73 ft at 7:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.73 ft at 7:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.75 ft at 7:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.76 ft at 8:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.77 ft at 8:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.78 ft at 8:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.78 ft at 8:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.8 ft at 9:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.8 ft at 9:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.81 ft at 9:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.82 ft at 9:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.83 ft at 10:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.84 ft at 10:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.84 ft at 10:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.84 ft at 10:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.86 ft at 11:00AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.87 ft at 11:15AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.88 ft at 11:30AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.88 ft at 11:45AM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.9 ft at 12:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.92 ft at 12:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.92 ft at 12:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.93 ft at 12:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.94 ft at 1:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.96 ft at 1:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.97 ft at 1:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.98 ft at 1:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 13.99 ft at 2:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14 ft at 2:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.01 ft at 2:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.03 ft at 2:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.03 ft at 3:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.02 ft at 3:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.06 ft at 3:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.09 ft at 3:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.12 ft at 4:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.12 ft at 4:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.14 ft at 4:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.15 ft at 4:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.17 ft at 5:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.18 ft at 5:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.19 ft at 5:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.21 ft at 5:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.22 ft at 6:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.23 ft at 6:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.26 ft at 6:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.27 ft at 6:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.28 ft at 7:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.3 ft at 7:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.31 ft at 7:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.33 ft at 7:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.33 ft at 8:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.34 ft at 8:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.35 ft at 8:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.36 ft at 8:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 9:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 9:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 10:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.39 ft at 10:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 10:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.41 ft at 10:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.42 ft at 11:00PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.42 ft at 11:15PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.42 ft at 11:30PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.43 ft at 11:45PM May 28, 2020Observed: 14.43 ft at 12:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.43 ft at 12:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.44 ft at 12:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.44 ft at 12:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.44 ft at 1:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.45 ft at 1:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.45 ft at 1:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.46 ft at 1:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.46 ft at 2:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.46 ft at 2:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.47 ft at 2:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.47 ft at 2:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.47 ft at 3:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.48 ft at 3:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.48 ft at 3:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.49 ft at 3:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.48 ft at 4:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.49 ft at 4:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.5 ft at 4:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.5 ft at 4:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.5 ft at 5:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.51 ft at 5:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.51 ft at 5:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.51 ft at 5:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.52 ft at 6:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.52 ft at 6:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.52 ft at 6:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.52 ft at 6:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.53 ft at 7:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.53 ft at 7:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.53 ft at 7:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.53 ft at 7:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.54 ft at 8:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.54 ft at 8:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.54 ft at 8:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.54 ft at 8:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.55 ft at 9:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.54 ft at 9:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 9:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.54 ft at 9:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.55 ft at 10:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 10:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 10:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 10:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 11:00AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 11:15AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 11:30AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 11:45AM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 12:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.55 ft at 12:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 12:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 12:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.55 ft at 1:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.55 ft at 1:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.56 ft at 1:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.55 ft at 1:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.62 ft at 2:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.66 ft at 2:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.66 ft at 2:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.66 ft at 2:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.67 ft at 3:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.68 ft at 3:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.68 ft at 3:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.69 ft at 3:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.7 ft at 4:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.7 ft at 4:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.72 ft at 4:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.73 ft at 4:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.75 ft at 5:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.74 ft at 5:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.76 ft at 5:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.77 ft at 5:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.78 ft at 6:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.78 ft at 6:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.79 ft at 6:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.77 ft at 6:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.78 ft at 7:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.79 ft at 7:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.78 ft at 7:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.79 ft at 7:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.79 ft at 8:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.79 ft at 8:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.8 ft at 8:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.8 ft at 8:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.8 ft at 9:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.81 ft at 9:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.8 ft at 9:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.8 ft at 9:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.8 ft at 10:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.81 ft at 10:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.81 ft at 10:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.81 ft at 10:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.82 ft at 11:00PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.83 ft at 11:15PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.81 ft at 11:30PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.82 ft at 11:45PM May 29, 2020Observed: 14.83 ft at 12:00AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.83 ft at 12:15AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.84 ft at 12:30AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.85 ft at 12:45AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.85 ft at 1:00AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.86 ft at 1:15AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.86 ft at 1:30AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.87 ft at 1:45AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.88 ft at 2:00AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.88 ft at 2:15AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.89 ft at 2:30AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.89 ft at 2:45AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.91 ft at 3:00AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.91 ft at 3:15AM May 30, 2020Observed: 14.93 ft at 3:30AM May 30, 2020Highest Observation: 14.94 ft at 3:45AM May 30, 2020Highest Observation: 14.94 ft at 4:00AM May 30, 2020Forecast: 15.1 ft 8:00AM May 30, 2020Forecast: 15.2 ft 2:00PM May 30, 2020Highest Forecast: 15.4 ft 8:00PM May 30, 2020Highest Forecast: 15.4 ft 2:00AM May 31, 2020Forecast: 15.3 ft 8:00AM May 31, 2020Forecast: 15.2 ft 2:00PM May 31, 2020Forecast: 15.1 ft 8:00PM May 31, 2020Forecast: 14.9 ft 2:00AM Jun 01, 2020Forecast: 14.8 ft 8:00AM Jun 01, 2020Forecast: 14.8 ft 2:00PM Jun 01, 2020Forecast: 14.9 ft 8:00PM Jun 01, 2020Forecast: 14.9 ft 2:00AM Jun 02, 2020Forecast: 15 ft 8:00AM Jun 02, 2020Forecast: 15 ft 2:00PM Jun 02, 2020Forecast: 15 ft 8:00PM Jun 02, 2020Forecast: 14.9 ft 2:00AM Jun 03, 2020Forecast: 14.9 ft 8:00AM Jun 03, 2020Forecast: 14.8 ft 2:00PM Jun 03, 2020Forecast: 14.7 ft 8:00PM Jun 03, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBCRS1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:07AM May 30, 2020)ObservedForecast (issued 9:06PM May 29)Latest observed value: 14.94 ft at 4:00 AM EDT 30-May-2020. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Black Creek (SC) near Quinby are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 17.36 ft on 09/18/2018
(2) 16.81 ft on 10/05/2015
(3) 16.80 ft on 09/10/2004
(4) 16.46 ft on 10/08/2016
(5) 16.26 ft on 10/09/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.23 ft on 03/26/2020
(2) 10.33 ft on 03/07/2020
(3) 13.42 ft on 02/09/2020
(4) 11.94 ft on 01/16/2020
(5) 11.66 ft on 12/26/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.69 ft on 08/13/2002
(2) 1.25 ft on 07/09/2012
(3) 1.26 ft on 06/29/2008
(4) 1.38 ft on 08/23/2007
(5) 1.43 ft on 09/15/2009
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18 Water several feet deep in numerous homes on Creekside Drive, East Black Creek Road, and Crooked Creek Drive.
16 Floodwaters deepen on Creekside Drive, East Black Creek Road, and Crooked Creek Drive. Flood waters spread onto Cyprus Bend Road into the Country Club of South Carolina.
15 Floodwaters enter numerous homes on Creekside Drive, East Black Creek Road and Crooked Creek Drive.
14 Floodwaters surround the majority of homes on East Black Creek Road, Creekside Drive and Crooked Creek Drive and all residents are isolated due to the floodwaters. Water is lapping at the foundations of all ground level homes in these areas.
13.5 Floodwaters begin to affect one mobile home on Creekside Drive and continue to rise in yards.
13 Floodwaters spill over into all yards of residences on Creekside Drive, Crooked Creek Drive and East Black Creek Road. The creek spills over its banks off Highway 327 in the Country Club of South Carolina. Floodwaters affect some yards of residences in the Country Club of South Carolina.
12.5 Floodwaters continue to rise on Creekside Drive and East Black Creek Road with water nearing a few homes. Homes along East Black Creek Road become isolated and residents must use boats to exit the neighborhood.
11.5 Floodwaters spill over into yards of all residences on Creekside Drive.
11 Floodwaters affect Creekside Drive in Quinby. Water begins to get into residents' yards on Creekside Drive and East Black Creek Road.
10.5 Floodwaters begin to affect portions of East Black Creek Road.
10 Flood stage. Creek coming out of its banks.
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Latitude: 34.243611° N, Longitude: 79.745000° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 10 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 170 ft 180 ft  

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