Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
903 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

  Neuse River Near Goldsboro affecting Wayne County

  Tar River At Tarboro affecting Edgecombe County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

NCC191-080203-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160212T0000Z/
/GLDN7.1.ER.160207T0915Z.160209T0600Z.160211T1200Z.NO/
903 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Neuse River Near Goldsboro.
* At  8:15 AM Sunday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.3 feet by
  early Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet, Riverview Trailer Park homes and Stevens Mill
  Road begin to flood.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet, Arrington Bridge Road and access roads around
  Seymour Johnson Air Force Base flood.
* Impact...At 19.5 feet, Ferry Bridge Road begins to flood.
* 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 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
 Goldsboro        18  18.3 Sun 08 AM  19.0  19.3  18.9  18.0  16.8


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

$$

NCC065-080202-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160211T1800Z/
/TARN7.1.ER.160206T1507Z.160208T1200Z.160211T0600Z.NO/
903 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Tar River At Tarboro.
* At  8:15 AM Sunday the stage was 21.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.6 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet, Moderate flooding begins in Tarboro. River
  Road is underwater and flooding begins on east Wilson and St David
  Streets.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet, Lowland flooding begins south of Daniel
  Street in east Tarboro.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet, Minor flooding begins. The Riverside Park and
  River Road at the US64 bridge flood.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet, Action stage. The river is bankfull.

&&

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

Tar River
 Tarboro          19  21.7 Sun 08 AM  22.6  21.6  20.1  18.5  16.5


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

        Tarboro:         10.37

&&

LAT...LON 3597 7760 3593 7748 3577 7751 3573 7757
          3590 7756 3593 7761

$$




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