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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in North
Carolina...
  Roanoke River Near Williamston affecting Martin County

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.

&&

NCC117-260114-
/O.CON.KMHX.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-200228T1800Z/
/WLLN7.1.ER.200218T0600Z.200221T1745Z.200228T0600Z.NO/
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Roanoke River Near Williamston.
* until Friday afternoon.
* At  7 PM Monday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.3 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river is expected to fall below flood stage
  early Friday morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Widespread low land flooding is expected
  adjacent to the river. Operations at the water treatment plant in
  Williamston are impacted by water.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 8PM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Tue   Wed   Thu
  Williamston     12  12.2 Mon 07 PM   12.3  12.2  12.0

LAT...LON 3594 7701 3590 7699 3591 7690 3582 7697
          3585 7706 3588 7709

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh, NC
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

...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

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

  Neuse River At Smithfield affecting Johnston County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

NCC083-131-251313-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-200226T1200Z/
/RRDN7.1.ER.200208T2235Z.200220T0530Z.200226T0000Z.NO/
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Lower Roanoke River At Roanoke Rapids.
* At  7:45 PM Monday the stage was 9.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 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 9.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Farmlands and timberlands
  adjacent to the river in Roanoke Rapids flood.  Property on the
  farmlands may be at risk from floodwaters.

&&

The following are the latest observations and 7 AM EST forecast
stages for the next several days.


             FLD  OBSERVED                   FORECAST 7 AM EST
LOCATION     STG   STG  DAY TIME     Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat

Roanoke River
  Roanoke Ra   9   9.9 Mon 08 PM     9.6   8.6   7.7   6.1   5.4


&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh, NC
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

...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

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

  Neuse River At Smithfield affecting Johnston County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

NCC083-131-251313-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-200226T1342Z/
/SCON7.1.ER.200212T0500Z.200222T0530Z.200226T0142Z.NO/
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Lower Roanoke River Near Scotland Neck.
* At  7:00 PM Monday the stage was 29.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 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 28.0 feet, Minor flooding begins, especially on the left
  bank.

&&

The following are the latest observations and 7 AM EST forecast
stages for the next several days.


             FLD  OBSERVED                   FORECAST 7 AM EST
LOCATION     STG   STG  DAY TIME     Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat

Roanoke River
  Scotland N  28  29.9 Mon 07 PM    29.1  26.8  22.8  18.5  14.9


&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh, NC
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

...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

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

  Neuse River At Smithfield affecting Johnston County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

NCC101-251313-
/O.CON.KRAH.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SMFN7.1.ER.200214T1515Z.200227T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
814 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Neuse River At Smithfield.
* At  7:15 PM Monday the stage was 14.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by tomorrow early
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 16.1 feet by Thursday
  morning.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Flooding begins along the
  Neuse riverwalk. Water nears the base of the holding tank at the
  water treatment plant.

&&

The following are the latest observations and 7 AM EST forecast
stages for the next several days.


             FLD  OBSERVED                   FORECAST 7 AM EST
LOCATION     STG   STG  DAY TIME     Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat

Neuse River
  Smithfield  15  14.7 Mon 07 PM    14.8  15.6  16.1  15.7  15.2


&&

LAT...LON 3554 7829 3548 7834 3544 7829 3541 7833
          3547 7842 3556 7835

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
331 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

AMZ152-154-250845-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0021.200225T1000Z-200227T2100Z/
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
331 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TUESDAY TO
4 PM EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and
  seas 4 to 7 ft expected.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Oregon Inlet to Ocracoke Inlet.

* WHEN...From 5 AM Tuesday to 4 PM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Marine Weather Statement


Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
718 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

ANZ533-534-536-537-541>543-250330-
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island MD-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to Smith Point VA-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth
Island-
718 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

...OCCASIONAL WIND GUSTS TO 20 KNOTS...

Southerly winds may gust to 20 knots at times this evening on the
Chesapeake Bay and adjoining waters from North Beach to Smith
Point, and the lower Potomac River downstream of the US 301
bridge. Mariners, especially those in smaller vessels, should
exercise caution and be prepared for locally higher winds and
waves.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
153 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009>020-022>024-WVZ042>044-507-508-251900-
Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe-Pulaski-
Montgomery-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-
Botetourt-Rockbridge-Mercer-Summers-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-
Western Greenbrier-
153 PM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest North Carolina,
southwest Virginia, west central Virginia and southeast West
Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Temperatures will drop quickly on Wednesday evening behind a cold
front, which may cause slick conditions as any moisture on roads and
sidewalks will freeze. In addition, northwest winds may gust up to
near advisory criteria in the higher elevations during Wednesday
night and Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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