Weather Alerts

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Northampton

832 PM EDT Sat May 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Lower Roanoke River Near Scotland Neck.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.1 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
Monday evening.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet, Minor flooding begins, especially on the left
bank.

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The following are the latest observations and 8 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.

FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8 AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu

Roanoke River
Scotland N 28 29.1 Sat 08 PM 29.1 28.8 26.1 23.6 22.0

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LAT...LON 3635 7750 3633 7742 3611 7721 3608 7727
3628 7748 3628 7759

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Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Northampton

832 PM EDT Sat May 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Lower Roanoke River At Roanoke Rapids.
* At 7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Farmlands and timberlands
adjacent to the river in Roanoke Rapids flood.

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The following are the latest observations and 8 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.

FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8 AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu

Roanoke River
Roanoke Ra 9 11.1 Sat 08 PM 11.1 10.6 9.5 8.7 8.4

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LAT...LON 3652 7765 3641 7751 3635 7750 3628 7759
3638 7761 3645 7765

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