Saluda Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:20 PM EST Dec. 11, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Saluda River at Chappells.
* Until Friday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 16.3 feet early
Wednesday morning then slowly fall. The river will fall below flood
stage on Thursday.
* At 16.0 feet... extensive farmland and river bottomland around and
downstream from Chappells become flooded.
* At 14.0 feet... lowlands around and downstream from Chappells become
flooded. Cattle grazing river bottomland should be moved to higher
ground.


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