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Transylvania Spared The Worst Of Rainfall


Last updated 5/31/2018 at 9:57am

Kevin Fuller

With her car stuck in the background, Carol Nail had to be rescued Tuesday after making an unsuccessful attempt to drive through the flooded Wilson Road.

Though Transylvania County has gotten drenched in rain, in comparison to adjacent counties it hasn't got hit the hardest.

"Overall, since Monday, Brevard has received 3.9 inches of rain, Lake Toxaway getting the most at 6.1 inches, and in Pisgah Forest, about 3 inches," said Doug Outlaw, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service (NWS), Wednesday.

Meanwhile, as of Wednesday morning, Hendersonville received 5.06 inches; Old Fort, 5.89 inches; Chimney Rock, 5.93 inches; and in McDowell County, 7.81 inches in 24 hours.

Transylvania County Emergency Services provided the following se...

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