Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
105 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in North
Carolina...

  Northeast Cape Fear River Near Chinquapin affecting Duplin County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. Most flood deaths occur
in automobiles when people try to drive through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...local
radio...media or cable TV.

&&

NCC061-121835-
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/CHIN7.2.ER.160205T1037Z.160209T0615Z.160212T1615Z.NO/
105 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Northeast Cape Fear River Near Chinquapin.
* At12 PM Friday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 11:15 AM Friday.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 12.4 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Minor low land flooding adjacent to the
  river will occur. Tributaries to the Northeast Cape Fear River will
  also likely produce low land flooding.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 8AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Sat   Sun   Mon
  Chinquapin      13  13.0 Fri 12 PM   12.4  11.6  10.9

LAT...LON 3491 7779 3481 7777 3472 7786 3472 7798
          3482 7791 3491 7792

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