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Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
940 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

...The Flood Advisory continues for the French Broad River...

  French Broad River Near Fletcher affecting Buncombe and Henderson

Flood waters continue to recede but the French Broad River near
Fletcher will remain out of its banks through Wednesday morning.


A Flood Advisory for a river forecast point means that nuisance
flooding is expected to occur along the river when the river level is
forecast to be just below or at the official  flood stage.

Caution is urged when walking near river banks...keep children away
from drainage areas and culverts.


940 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the French Broad River Near Fletcher
* until Wednesday morning.
* At 09 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.8 feet and falling slowly.
* Action Stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor Flood Stage is 13.0 feet.
* FORECAST: The river will continue to fall below 10 feet by Wednesday


LAT...LON 3538 8257 3541 8257 3550 8262 3550 8254 3540 8250
      3537 8250


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