Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
921 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

...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.

&&

NCC191-290221-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-150102T0000Z/
/GLDN7.1.ER.141228T0645Z.141230T1800Z.150101T1200Z.NO/
921 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

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 19.7 FEET BY
  TUESDAY EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* 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  18.3 SUN 08 AM  19.1  19.6  19.5  18.0  15.7

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

$$

NCC065-290220-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-141231T2024Z/
/TARN7.1.ER.141227T1607Z.141229T0600Z.141231T0824Z.NO/
921 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE TAR RIVER AT TARBORO.
* AT  8:15 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 20.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 21.3 FEET BY
  AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 20.0 FEET...LOWLAND FLOODING BEGINS SOUTH OF DANIEL
  STREET IN EAST TARBORO.

&&

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  20.7 SUN 08 AM  21.2  20.3  18.7  17.4  15.9

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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