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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:29 AM EDT on April 26, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on April 28, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Tar River at Tarboro.
* From this afternoon until further notice, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:15 am Wednesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage late this
afternoon and continue to rise to near 31.7 feet Friday evening. For
reference, the river reached 36.3 feet back on Oct 13 after Hurricane
Matthew.
* Impact... at 32.0 feet, this is the 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.


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

Tar River
Tarboro 19 15.7 Wed 08 am 26.7 31.0 30.9 28.9 26.2



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




929 am EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tar River at Rocky Mount.
* At 9:00 am Wednesday the stage was 25.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.8 feet around
midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage on Sunday.
* Impact... at 27.0 feet, Spruce street at nc97 is flooded.
* Impact... at 26.0 feet, east Virginia street floods east of the
wastewater plant.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet, the on-ramps to us64 at nc97 begin to flood.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet, several streets west of business us301 are
flooded, including E ridge street and Melton drive.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet, flooding reaches Melton drive and E ridge
street.


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

Tar River
Rocky Mount 21 25.2 Wed 09 am 26.7 23.6 21.8 20.6 15.7



Lat... Lon 3597 7760 3593 7761 3594 7780 3588 7786
          3591 7790 3599 7780




918 am EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
Fishing Creek at Enfield.
* At 9:00 am Wednesday the stage was 16.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise slowly to near 17.0 feet this
evening. The river will fall below flood stage late Friday morning.
* 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 Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Fishing Creek
Enfield 16 16.9 Wed 09 am 16.9 16.1 13.8 10.7 8.8



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




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New Jersey - Public Information Statement
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Utah - Record Report
Virginia - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch

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