Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
938 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in North Carolina...

  Neuse River At Fort Barnwell affecting Craven 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.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. Flood waters will
weaken the banks making them dangerous.

A followup product will be issued by the National Weather Service a
little later.

&&

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938 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Neuse River At Fort Barnwell.
* From this afternoon until further notice...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 8 AM Saturday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise over the next several days.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of many acres along
  the river. Water begins to flood boat ramps along the north bank of
  the river downstream to Streets Ferry.

&&

LAT...LON 3537 7735 3528 7719 3522 7711 3519 7714
          3524 7728 3532 7739

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