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Flood Warning
1026 AM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neuse River Near Goldsboro.
* At 9:15 AM Wednesday the stage was 27.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 26.7 feet
by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet, Flooding threatens to close US117.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet, Strobe lights at the end of the runway at
Seymour Johnson Air Force base are flooded.
* Impact...At 22.5 feet, Evacuation of some homes in the Mar-Mac area
and possibly the Buckhorn Island subdivision may be necessary.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet, Flooding begins on Seymour Johnson Air Force
* Impact...At 21.0 feet, Riverview Trailer Park homes and Stevens Mill
Road begin to flood.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet, Arrington Bridge Road and access roads around
Seymour Johnson Air Force Base flood.
* Impact...At 19.5 feet, Ferry Bridge Road begins to flood.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Water overflows the banks
at the SR1915 bridge and upstream of the US117 bridge.


The following are the latest observations and 7 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.


Neuse River
Goldsboro 18 27.5 Wed 09 AM 26.7 25.9 25.1 23.7 21.6


LAT...LON 3538 7807 3533 7793 3528 7791 3525 7795
3530 7797 3534 7810


Flood Warning
Scotland NC-Anson NC-Harnett NC-Richmond NC-Montgomery NC-
Cumberland NC-Stanly NC-Lee NC-Johnston NC-Hoke NC-Moore NC-Wayne NC-
Sampson NC-
1116 AM EDT WED SEP 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Scotland County in central North Carolina...
Anson County in central North Carolina...
Harnett County in central North Carolina...
Richmond County in central North Carolina...
Montgomery County in central North Carolina...
Cumberland County in central North Carolina...
Stanly County in central North Carolina...
Lee County in central North Carolina...
Southern Johnston County in central North Carolina...
Hoke County in central North Carolina...
Moore County in central North Carolina...
Wayne County in central North Carolina...
Sampson County in central North Carolina...

* Until 800 PM EDT Thursday

* At 1115 AM EDT, county officials and the public reported multiple
road closures across the advisory area due to high water.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Fayetteville, Goldsboro, Sanford, Laurinburg, Albemarle, Southern
Pines, Smithfield, Rockingham, Clinton and Wadesboro.


Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams.
Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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 3550 8030 3552 7935 3563 7912 3552 7897
3558 7782 3518 7784 3518 7817 3474 7820
3471 7811 3456 7825 3485 7850 3483 7890
3495 7903 3483 7919 3484 7935 3463 7946
3480 7968 3481 8032 3519 8028 3519 8051


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