Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh, NC
1016 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

  Lower Roanoke River At Roanoke Rapids affecting Halifax and
  Northampton Counties

  Lower Roanoke River Near Scotland Neck affecting Halifax and
  Northampton Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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1016 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Lower Roanoke River At Roanoke Rapids.
* At  9:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.0 feet by
  Sunday early afternoon, and then begin falling.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Farmlands and timberlands
  adjacent to the river in Roanoke Rapids 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    Thu   Fri   Sat   Sun   Mon

Roanoke River
 Roanoke Rapids    9   9.7 Wed 10 AM  10.9  10.9  10.9  10.9  10.7

&&

LAT...LON 3652 7765 3641 7751 3635 7750 3628 7759
          3638 7761 3645 7765


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1016 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Lower Roanoke River Near Scotland Neck.
* At  9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 25.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by tomorrow
  morning and continue to rise to near 30.0 feet by early Monday
  morning. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet, There is widespread flooding on the left
  banks.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet, Minor flooding begins, especially on the left
  bank.

&&

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    Thu   Fri   Sat   Sun   Mon

Roanoke River
 Scotland Neck    28  25.5 Wed 09 AM  28.0  29.5  29.7  29.9  30.0

&&

LAT...LON 3635 7750 3633 7742 3611 7721 3608 7727
          3628 7748 3628 7759

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