Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
816 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in ...
  Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton affecting Greene...Lenoir and Pitt
  Counties

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.

&&

NCC079-107-147-030116-
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/HOKN7.1.ER.150301T1400Z.150305T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
816 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8 PM Sunday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.9 feet by
  Wednesday evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Low land flooding adjacent to the creek can
  be expected. Water may begin to reach some secondary roads in
  Lenoir County.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 7PM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Mon   Tue   Wed
  Hookerton       13  13.2 Sun 08 PM   13.5  13.7  13.9

LAT...LON 3549 7768 3542 7744 3535 7741 3535 7747
          3539 7756 3544 7771

$$



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