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Christians Creek at Brands Flat Stage (ft)Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:41PM Jul 24, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:40AM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:01AM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 10:10AM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:40PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:40PM Jul 25, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:41AM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 1.3 ft at 2:25PM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:42PM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:41PM Jul 26, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:40AM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:55PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 1.7 ft at 11:10PM Jul 27, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 11:41PM Jul 27, 2021Highest Observation: 2.1 ft at 12:25AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 1.8 ft at 1:32AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 1.5 ft at 5:41AM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 6:52PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 11:41PM Jul 28, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 5:41AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:04PM Jul 29, 2021BRAV2(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (11:10PM Jul 29, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.4 ft at 7:04 PM EDT 29-Jul-2021. Flood Stage is 10 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Christians Creek at Brands Flat. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Major Flood Stage: 15
Moderate Flood Stage: 12
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 7
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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15 Numerous roads, including Route 250, Barterbrook Road, and Routes 794 and 795, are flooded. Jericho Road is covered in three feet of water.
12 Jericho Road is flooded. Relatively widespread agricultural flooding is occurring. Access roads near the creek are flooded.
10 An access road near Jericho Road is flooded, along with farm fields in the area along Christians Creek.
7 Water goes over the banks near Jericho Road and US Route 250.
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Latitude: 38.113056° N, Longitude: 79.013056° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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