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Henderson County Sheriff's Office
Tuesday January 9th, 2024 :: 02:07 p.m. EST


Flash Flood Warning until 06:00PM

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for... Henderson County in western North Carolina...

* Until 600 PM EST.

* At 207 PM EST, Excessive runoff continued across Henderson County. Flooding along most French Broad tributaries will continue all afternoon which includes robust flooding across greater Hendersonville. Also be wary of flooding along the Green River as well. HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Thunderstorms producing flash flooding. SOURCE...Gauges reported. IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses.



Heavy rain has increased the risk of landslides, especially in areas where slides have occurred in the past. Be especially alert if you are near a stream, especially at the base of a mountain or in a cove. Watch for loose-moving soil and rocks or a sudden increase in streamflow. Leave the area quickly if this is observed. When driving along roads where the terrain is steep or rocky, watch and listen for falling rocks, mud, trees and other debris. Be aware of your surroundings and do not drive on flooded roads.

Henderson County Sheriff's Office
100 N Grove St
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 828-697-4912

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Alert Details

Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Likely (p > ~50%)
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Flash Flood Warning

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