Weather Alerts

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Northampton

938 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Lower Roanoke River At Roanoke Rapids.
* At 8:45 AM Sunday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast.
* The river will remain near 9.7 feet.
* 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 7 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.

FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Roanoke River
Roanoke Rapids 9 9.7 Sun 09 AM 9.7 9.6 9.5 9.5 9.5

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

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Hydrologic Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Isle of Wight
  • City of Suffolk

1155 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

Forecast information for
Blackwater River Above Franklin
* At 10:45 AM Friday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* No flooding is currently forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.8 feet.

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LAT...LON 3673 7698 3686 7692 3689 7685 3686 7680
3670 7687 3661 7685 3661 7700

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