Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
742 PM EST MON JAN 19 2015

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

  NEUSE RIVER AT SMITHFIELD AFFECTING JOHNSTON COUNTY

  NEUSE RIVER NEAR GOLDSBORO AFFECTING WAYNE COUNTY


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...IF YOU ENCOUNTER DEEP WATER WHILE DRIVING...DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

NCC101-200112-
/O.CAN.KRAH.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150120T0600Z/
/SMFN7.1.ER.150119T1325Z.150119T1915Z.150119T2030Z.NO/
742 PM EST MON JAN 19 2015

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE NEUSE RIVER AT SMITHFIELD.
* AT  7:15 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT  3:30 PM MONDAY.
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 12.9 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* 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 7AM FORECAST STAGES
FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...

             FLD  OBSERVED                   FORECAST 7 AM
LOCATION     STG   STG  DAY TIME     TUE   WED   THU   FRI   SAT

NEUSE RIVER
  SMITHFIELD  15  14.9 MON 07 PM    14.6  12.9  10.6   9.2   8.3

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

        SMITHFIELD:      99.26

&&

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

$$

NCC191-200112-
/O.CAN.KRAH.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150120T0600Z/
/GLDN7.2.ER.150116T0537Z.150118T2001Z.150119T2130Z.NO/
742 PM EST MON JAN 19 2015

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE NEUSE RIVER NEAR GOLDSBORO.
* AT  7:15 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT  4:30 PM MONDAY.
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 16.5 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 18.0 FEET...MINOR FLOOD STAGE. WATER OVERFLOWS THE BANKS
  AT THE SR1915 BRIDGE AND UPSTREAM OF THE US117 BRIDGE.

&&

THE FOLLOWING ARE THE LATEST OBSERVATIONS AND 7AM FORECAST STAGES
FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...

             FLD  OBSERVED                   FORECAST 7 AM
LOCATION     STG   STG  DAY TIME     TUE   WED   THU   FRI   SAT

NEUSE RIVER
  GOLDSBORO   18  17.9 MON 07 PM    16.9  16.5  16.4  16.4  14.8

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

        GOLDSBORO:       42.95

&&

LAT...LON 3538 7807 3533 7793 3528 7791 3525 7795
          3530 7797 3534 7810

$$




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