Asheville underwater: The January 2013 flood

Photos and video of Wednesday’s flash flooding in Asheville on January 30. Looks like the iconic image of this event is that poor little Honda on Biltmore Avenue.

Storified by · Wed, Jan 30 2013 16:35:16

From North Asheville, video.
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And from South Asheville, images of a Honda tire-deep in lake Biltmore Avenue. Biltmore Village was impassable.
This is what its looking like out here #flood #asheville #weather✨Ingrid M✨
#Asheville #underwater #flood http://instagr.am/p/VIDQp5JYet/Derrick Lee Johnson
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Um….I think we have enough rain #asheville #flooded #rain #pouring #crazy #likeMckaylee Middlemas
#asheville #underwater #flood http://instagr.am/p/VIFaKIJYRD/Derrick Lee Johnson
#Asheville #underwater #flood http://instagr.am/p/VIDcZ7JYe8/Derrick Lee Johnson

3 Comments

  1. That poor little Honda was on Sweeten Creek Road, not Biltmore Avenue.

  2. No matter how many times folks hear not to drive through a water covered roadway they still do …

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