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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh, NC
438 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

...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.

&&

NCC101-262037-
/O.CON.KRAH.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SMFN7.1.ER.190413T1437Z.190424T2100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
438 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Neuse River At Smithfield.
* At  4:15 AM Friday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 15.9 feet.
* 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     Sat   Sun   Mon   Tue   Wed

Neuse River
  Smithfield  15  15.9 Fri 04 AM    15.9  15.5  15.7  15.7  15.7


&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
920 PM EDT Thu Apr 25 2019

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

  Neuse River At Kinston affecting Lenoir 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.

&&

NCC107-270119-
/O.EXT.KMHX.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190430T1800Z/
/KINN7.1.ER.190416T1830Z.190421T1615Z.190430T1200Z.NO/
920 PM EDT Thu Apr 25 2019

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Neuse River At Kinston.
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At  8 PM Thursday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Flooding of the campground at the Nature
  Center is expected. Water encroaches onto other properties along
  the south side of the river.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 8PM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Fri   Sat   Sun
  Kinston         14  15.3 Thu 09 PM   15.0  14.6  14.2

LAT...LON 3528 7763 3536 7748 3533 7743 3522 7750
       3521 7761 3520 7784 3526 7783

$$

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