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Flood Crest Predicted For Mid-Morning On Monday

Last updated on Saturday, February 9, 2019

(UNDATED) - The National Weather Service has predicted a crest of 29.7 feet at Rivervale (location of stream gage). This flood stage is approximately 1.5 less than the recent flooding on April 7, 2018, of 31.1 feet.

The flood crest is predicted for mid-morning on Monday, Feb 11th at Rivervale, which would be later that same day at Bedford.

Flood Impacts at 28 feet, with residential areas near the river, begin to flood.

Buddha Bypass bridge will become inaccessible. Several local roads are flooded including Duncan and Tunnelton Roads, Fort Ritner at the underpass and post office, Old Buddha and Tunnelton Road at the railroad crossing and West Sparksville Bridge Road.

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