Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
755 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

  Tar River At Tarboro affecting Edgecombe County

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

&&

NCC191-081255-
/O.CON.KRAH.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160212T0000Z/
/GLDN7.1.ER.160207T0915Z.160209T0000Z.160211T1200Z.NO/
755 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

The Flood Warning continues for the Neuse River Near Goldsboro.
* At 7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 19.7 feet by tomorrow
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday.
* Impact...At 19.5 feet, Ferry Bridge Road begins to flood.

&&

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  19.1 Sun 07 PM    19.6  19.7  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

$$

NCC065-081255-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160211T1415Z/
/TARN7.1.ER.160206T1507Z.160208T1200Z.160211T0215Z.NO/
755 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

The Flood Warning continues for the Tar River At Tarboro.
* At 7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 22.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 22.9 feet by tomorrow
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday before
  midnight.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet, Moderate flooding begins in Tarboro. River
  Road is underwater and flooding begins on east Wilson and St David
  Streets.

&&

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  22.6 Sun 07 PM    22.9  22.0  20.4  17.8  15.1

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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