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Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:38 PM EDT on April 26, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on April 28, 2017


The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Warning for the lower Roanoke River near Scotland Neck.
* From Thursday evening until further notice, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 12:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is expected to rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening
and continue to rise to near 30.8 feet by Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 31.0 feet, there is widespread flooding on the left
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

Roanoke River
Scotland Neck 28 21.1 Wed 12 PM 25.0 29.8 30.8 30.8 30.7


Lat... Lon 3635 7750 3633 7742 3611 7721 3608 7727
          3628 7748 3628 7759




1238 PM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Warning for the lower Roanoke River at Roanoke Rapids.
* From Thursday morning until further notice, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 11:45 am Wednesday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is expected to rise above flood stage by late Wednesday
morning and continue to rise to near 11.2 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet, moderate flooding of homes and other
structures along the river in Roanoke Rapids 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

Roanoke River
Roanoke Rapids 9 7.5 Wed 12 PM 8.6 11.2 10.9 11.0 11.1


Lat... Lon 3652 7765 3641 7751 3635 7750 3628 7759
          3638 7761 3645 7765




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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