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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1032 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Nueces River At Cotulla affecting La Salle County

.Recent rainfall over the area will keep the aforementioned
rivers above flood stage for the next few days.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, local TV and radio
stations, or cable TV outlets, for the latest weather
information, as additional rainfall could affect crest
forecasts.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our AHPS page at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=crp

&&

TXC283-020932-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0030.161002T2149Z-161006T1600Z/
/COTT2.3.ER.161002T2149Z.161004T0000Z.161006T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River At Cotulla.
* from Sunday afternoon to Thursday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast: Rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 17.1 feet by Monday evening. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Wednesday evening.
* At 17.0 feet Major lowland flooding above Cotulla to below Tilden.
  Irrigation equipment, oil well pump jacks and tank batteries, hunting
  cabins and livestock cut off in wide areas of the flood plain.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu

Nueces River
  Cotulla              15  11.0 Sat 10 AM  13.5 16.6 16.9 15.6 14.0

&&

LAT...LON 2859 9940 2818 9894 2817 9880 2807 9880
      2808 9906 2841 9939

$$

95/TJC

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1131 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers
in Virginia...

  Roanoke River At Altavista affecting Campbell and Pittsylvania
  Counties

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Virginia...

  Roanoke River at Randolph affecting Charlotte and Halifax Counties

Rainfall ranging from 2 to 5 inches had fallen across the Roanoke River basin since Wednesday. This will lead to rises along the river with minor flooding expected at Randolph into Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas...the water may be much deeper
than you think.

 Graphical forecast information is available on the internet at
http://www.weather.gov/rnk (lower case). Click on `rivers & lakes`.

The next scheduled statement will be issued this evening.

&&

VAC037-083-012330-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FL.W.0020.161002T0000Z-161003T0838Z/
/RNDV2.1.ER.161002T0000Z.161002T1200Z.161002T2038Z.NO/
1131 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Roanoke River at Randolph.
* from this evening until late Sunday night
* at 10AM Saturday the stage was 19.0 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by this 8PM this evening and continue to rise to a crest near 22.4 feet by Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage by 4PM Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...at 22.0 feet...River Road (Route 607) in Charlotte County and Black Walnut Road in Halifax County are closed by flooding.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 23.2
  feet on May 7 2016.

&&

LAT...LON 3695 7885 3703 7882 3702 7872 3690 7866
          3680 7863 3680 7870

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1016 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Nueces River Near Asherton Affecting Dimmit County
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interests along the river should monitor
the latest forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary
precautions to protect life and property.

River stage forecasts are based on observed rainfall along with
predicted rain for the next 12 hours. If actual rainfall varies
from forecast values, forecast river stages will vary.

Do not drive automobiles through flooded areas. Remember, 18 inches
of water or less can carry away most vehicles, including trucks.

If you see flood waters or come upon a flooded roadway, remember
to turn around and do not drown.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our web page at
www.srh.noaa.gov/ewx.

&&

TXC127-020916-
/O.EXT.KEWX.FL.W.0144.000000T0000Z-161002T0925Z/
/ASRT2.3.ER.160927T2340Z.160930T0415Z.161001T2125Z.NO/
1016 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the Nueces River Near Asherton.
* At  9:30 AM Saturday the stage was 21.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by late this
  afternoon and below action stage during the day on Sunday.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding reaches into low lying areas
  of the flood plain. Livestock should be moved from vulnerable areas.

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Sun   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu
 Asherton           18   20   21.5   Sat 09 AM  17.6  14.0  11.3   9.6   8.2


&&

LAT...LON 2848 9975 2853 9967 2847 9939 2839 9939


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
950 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...
  Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3 affecting Bladen County NC
  Cape Fear At Elizabethtown affecting Bladen County NC

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People with interests along the river should take the necessary precautions
to protect life and property from the flood waters.

Additional information is available on our website at weather.gov/ilm under
the "Rivers and Lakes" link.

&&

NCC017-020550-
/O.EXT.KILM.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-161003T2330Z/
/ELZN7.1.ER.000000T0000Z.161002T0000Z.161003T1130Z.NO/
950 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cape Fear At Elizabethtown
* until Monday evening.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 28.3 feet this
  evening.
* At 27.0 feet...Floodwaters will affect farmers` fields adjacent to the
  river requiring the movement of farm equipment to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3472 7865 3466 7852 3456 7838 3450 7847
          3459 7859 3465 7872

$$

47

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
950 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...
  Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3 affecting Bladen County NC
  Cape Fear At Elizabethtown affecting Bladen County NC

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People with interests along the river should take the necessary precautions
to protect life and property from the flood waters.

Additional information is available on our website at weather.gov/ilm under
the "Rivers and Lakes" link.

&&

NCC017-020550-
/O.EXT.KILM.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-161004T0208Z/
/STPN7.2.ER.160929T1957Z.161001T0645Z.161003T1408Z.NO/
950 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3
* until Monday evening.
* At 9:00 AM Saturday, the stage was 50.48 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall and get below flood stage by late
  Monday morning.
* At 50.0 feet...Extensive lowland flooding will occur along the left
  bank of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3485 7886 3485 7875 3478 7874 3472 7865
          3465 7872 3472 7882

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
914 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016


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

  Lower Little River At Manchester affecting Cumberland County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

NCC051-020114-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-161003T1134Z/
/MANN7.3.ER.160929T0538Z.160929T1500Z.161002T2334Z.NR/
914 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Lower Little River At Manchester.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet, Water reaches the base of the Manchester Road
  bridge and the foundation of the Starlite motel at the intersection
  of Manchester Road and Bragg Blvd (Hwy 24/87).
* Impact...At 24.0 feet, Moderate flood stage. Manchester Road is
  flooded.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet, Minor flooding begins on Manchester Road near
  the Fort Bragg water treatment plant.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet, Flood stage. Minor flood problems begin in
  Fort Bragg near 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    Sun   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu

Lower Little River
 Manchester       18  24.0 Sat 09 AM  20.8  16.4  14.2  12.9  11.9


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

        Manchester:     122.16

&&

LAT...LON 3524 7890 3522 7889 3517 7898 3516 7910
          3519 7910 3521 7898

$$

KDS

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