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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
833 PM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in North
Carolina...

  Neuse River At Kinston affecting Lenoir County

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in North
Carolina...

  Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton affecting Greene...Lenoir and Pitt
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. Most flood deaths occur
in automobiles when people try to drive through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...local
radio...media or cable TV.

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NCC079-107-147-272100-
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/HOKN7.1.ER.150423T0700Z.150424T2345Z.150427T1500Z.NO/
833 PM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton.
* until Monday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8 PM Sunday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Flood stage. Minor flooding of low lying
  areas adjacent to creek can be expected.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 8PM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Mon   Tue   Wed
  Hookerton       13  13.2 Sun 08 PM   12.8  12.4  12.0

LAT...LON 3549 7768 3542 7744 3535 7741 3535 7747
          3539 7756 3544 7771

$$

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