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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Haw River near Bynum are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - at Haw River Upstream Gauge
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 17
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 11
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 21.76 ft on 09/06/1996
(2) 17.71 ft on 11/13/2018
(3) 17.67 ft on 03/14/1975
(4) 17.62 ft on 09/18/2018
(5) 17.40 ft on 02/07/2020
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.88 ft on 02/16/2021 (P)
(2) 11.51 ft on 02/14/2021 (P)
(3) 11.26 ft on 01/03/2021 (P)
(4) 17.40 ft on 02/07/2020
(5) 12.58 ft on 11/16/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.88 ft on 10/09/1981
(2) 1.89 ft on 10/05/1983
(3) 1.93 ft on 10/11/1984
(4) 1.95 ft on 07/08/1986
(5) 1.95 ft on 08/19/1980
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17 Major flooding begins. Several homes along the right bank of the river are flooded.
15 Moderate flooding begins. The river widens up to 800 feet across, but flooding remains confined to extensive stretches of woods and pastureland along the river.
11 Minor flooding begins. The river widens up to 400 feet across. It floods pastureland on the right bank and woodlands on the left.
(1) Bynum gage site on right DS bank of the Haw River.

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Potential River Levels - Used to
Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
10 Day (HEFS) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 72 Hours.

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