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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:37 PM EDT on April 25, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on April 29, 2017


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

At 935 PM EDT, local law enforcement officials report that several
roads across the warned area remain closed due to high water and
water levels were still inching upward on several creeks and
tributaries, primarily across Nash, Wilson and Johnston counties.
The areal Flood Warning will likely be extended beyond its 1130 PM
EDT expiration time.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Rocky Mount, Goldsboro, Tarboro, Smithfield,
Nashville, Creedmoor and Louisburg.

Flood waters are moving down the Neuse River where moderate to major
flooding is occurring in the vicinity of Clayton and Smithfield.

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 3580 7747 3557 7782 3518 7783 3519 7816
      3529 7830 3527 7849 3550 7866 3554 7878
      3576 7875 3587 7882 3587 7900 3624 7895
      3624 7880 3631 7867 3616 7846 3626 7828
      3614 7789 3615 7768 3600 7741 3582 7735


Wss


402 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tar River at Tarboro.
* From Wednesday afternoon until further notice, or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 3:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage by tomorrow early
afternoon and continue to rise to near 32.3 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact... at 33.6 feet, this is the elevation of the Railroad bed
which cuts through the Princeville levee. The emergency gate must
be manually installed to prevent water from flowing into the town
of Princeville.
* Impact... at 32.0 feet, major flood stage. Baker and St James street
begin to flood.
* Impact... at 26.6 feet, this is the stage reached during hurricane
fran on September 15, 1996.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet, moderate flooding begins in Tarboro. River
Road is underwater and flooding begins on East Wilson and St David
streets.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet, lowland flooding begins south of Daniel
street in east Tarboro.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet, minor flooding begins. The Riverside Park and
River Road at the us64 bridge flood.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet, action stage. The river is bankfull.


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
Tarboro 19 11.1 Tue 03 PM 17.4 30.5 32.3 30.9 29.4



Lat... Lon 3597 7760 3593 7748 3577 7751 3573 7757
          3590 7756 3593 7761




939 am EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Fishing Creek at Enfield.
* From this evening to Saturday afternoon, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Tuesday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise above flood stage
later today and continue to rise to near 17.3 feet Thursday
morning. The river will remain above flood stage through the
weekend.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet, minor overflow occurs on both banks.


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

Fishing Creek
Enfield 16 12.7 Tue 09 am 16.4 17.2 17.0 15.8 13.0



Lat... Lon 3617 7781 3616 7766 3608 7749 3603 7754
          3610 7767 3611 7783




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