Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh, NC
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in North
Carolina...

  Neuse River Near Clayton affecting Johnston County

  Neuse River At Smithfield affecting Johnston County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message. If you encounter deep water while driving, do not
attempt to drive through. Turn around, dont drown.

&&

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946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Neuse River Near Clayton.
* At  9:15 AM Sunday the stage was 9.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to rise to near 9.3 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will then fall below flood stage later this
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet, Minor overflow occurs on both banks. Water
  reaches the edge of the Neuse River Greenway trail.

&&

The following are the latest observations and 7 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.


                 FLD  OBSERVED                FORECAST 7 AM
LOCATION         STG  STG  DAY TIME    Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri

Neuse River
 Clayton           9   9.0 Sun 09 AM   8.0   7.4   7.5   7.5   7.4


&&

LAT...LON 3572 7843 3558 7829 3554 7829 3556 7835
          3569 7849

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946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Neuse River At Smithfield.
* from this afternoon to Tuesday morning, or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Sunday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by late this
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 15.8 feet by after midnight
  tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage by tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Flooding begins along the
  Neuse riverwalk. Water nears the base of the holding tank at the
  water treatment plant.

&&

The following are the latest observations and 7 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.


                 FLD  OBSERVED                FORECAST 7 AM
LOCATION         STG  STG  DAY TIME    Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri

Neuse River
 Smithfield       15  14.1 Sun 09 AM  15.6  14.6  14.4  14.4  14.4


&&

LAT...LON 3554 7829 3548 7834 3544 7829 3541 7833
          3547 7842 3556 7835

$$




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