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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 6:17 PM EDT on April 25, 2017

Expires 2:24 AM EDT on April 28, 2017


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 1130 PM EDT for southern
person... Wayne... Nash... Orange... Edgecombe... southern Granville...
wake... Johnston... Wilson... eastern Chatham... Durham and Franklin
counties...

At 615 PM EDT, several roads across the warned area remained closed
due to flooding from the recent heavy rain. These water levels will
be slow to recede since the main Stem rivers are filling up, keeping
water levels in area creeks and streams higher than normal. While
some roads have re-opened, especially around the Raleigh area, other
roads in outlying areas or downstream of Raleigh will likely
remained closed until later this evening or Wednesday.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Rocky Mount, Chapel HIll, Goldsboro, Tarboro,
Smithfield, Hillsborough and Nashville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3557 7782 3518 7783 3519 7816 3529 7830
      3526 7849 3550 7866 3558 7891 3552 7897
      3563 7912 3554 7929 3624 7926 3624 7915
      3639 7915 3631 7867 3616 7846 3627 7831
      3615 7768 3600 7741 3582 7735


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402 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tar River at Louisburg.
* Until late Thursday night, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 3:31 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage by this evening
and continue to rise to near 23.1 feet by tomorrow early
afternoon.The river will fall below flood stage by Thursday early
afternoon.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet, significant flooding at businesses along
Johnson, Court, Elm, and short streets.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet, major flood stage. Homes and businesses along
Johnson street flood.
* Impact... at 22.0 feet, moderate flood stage. Flooding begins in
Pruitt and Shannon villages on the east side of town.



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 Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Tar River
Louisburg 20 18.5 Tue 04 PM 22.7 21.3 14.6 10.2 8.2



Lat... Lon 3616 7835 3611 7828 3595 7818 3590 7820
          3606 7830 3613 7838




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