Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
1244 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in North
Carolina...

  Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton affecting Greene...Lenoir and Pitt
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. Most flood deaths occur
in automobiles when people try to drive through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...local
radio...media or cable TV.

&&

NCC079-107-147-271714-
/O.CAN.KMHX.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150427T2100Z/
/HOKN7.1.ER.150423T0700Z.150424T2345Z.150427T1230Z.NO/
1244 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton.
* At 12 PM Monday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  8:30 AM Monday.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 12.6 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Flood stage. Minor flooding of low lying
  areas adjacent to creek can be expected.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 8AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Tue   Wed   Thu
  Hookerton       13  12.9 Mon 12 PM   12.6  12.2  11.8

LAT...LON 3549 7768 3542 7744 3535 7741 3535 7747
          3539 7756 3544 7771

$$




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