Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
314 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH CAROLINA...

  NEUSE RIVER NEAR CLAYTON 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.

&&

NCC101-250814-
/O.NEW.KRAH.FL.W.0029.141225T0625Z-141226T1200Z/
/CLYN7.1.ER.141225T0625Z.141225T1200Z.141226T0000Z.NO/
314 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR THE NEUSE RIVER NEAR CLAYTON.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO FRIDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT 2:15 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS APPROXIMATELY 9.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 10.3 FEET BY
  TOMORROW MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  TOMORROW EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET...MINOR OVERFLOW OCCURS ON BOTH BANKS. THE
  GREENWAY ALONG THE CREEK BELOW NC 42 IS ALREADY FLOODED.

&&

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    THU   FRI   SAT   SUN   MON

NEUSE RIVER
 CLAYTON           9   4.3 WED 02 PM  10.3   7.3   4.2   3.1   2.7

TO CONVERT THE ABOVE STAGE READINGS TO ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL (FT), ADD
THE FOLLOWING TO THE STAGE:

        CLAYTON:        128.41

&&

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

$$




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