Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
413 AM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016


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

&&

NCC101-192013-
/O.CON.KRAH.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-160720T0200Z/
/SMFN7.1.ER.160717T2226Z.160718T2000Z.160719T1400Z.NO/
413 AM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Neuse River At Smithfield.
* At  3:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late this morning.
* Impact...Between 15 and 18 feet, flooding can be expected along the
  Neuse riverwalk, and water will approach 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     Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat

Neuse River
  Smithfield  15  16.4 Tue 03 AM    15.3  12.6  11.4   9.4   7.8


To convert the above stage readings to above mean sea level (ft), add
the following to the stage:  99.26


&&

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

$$

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