Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
920 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS EXTENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
CAROLINA...

  TAR RIVER AT GREENVILLE AFFECTING PITT COUNTY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE VEHICLES THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. MOST FLOODDEATHS 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.

&&

NCC147-290220-
/O.EXT.KMHX.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PGVN7.1.ER.141227T2052Z.141231T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
920 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...THE FLOOD WARNING
EXTENDED FOR
  THE TAR RIVER AT GREENVILLE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 15.0 FEET BY
  TUESDAY EVENING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...LOW LAND FLOODING ADJACENT TO THE RIVER CAN
  BE EXPECTED.

&&
                  FLD  OBSERVED         FORECAST 7PM
LOCATION          STG  STG  DAY TIME    SUN   MON   TUE
  GREENVILLE      13  13.2 SAT 09 PM   14.3  14.6  15.0

LAT...LON 3577 7751 3565 7736 3564 7729 3556 7733
          3559 7742 3573 7757

$$



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