- Associated Press - Saturday, March 8, 2014

BULLETIN

556

WGUS82 KRAH 081413

FLSRAH

FLOOD STATEMENT

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC

913 AM EST SAT MAR 8 2014

…THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH

CAROLINA…

HAW RIVER NEAR BYNUM AFFECTING CHATHAM COUNTY

NEUSE RIVER NEAR CLAYTON AFFECTING JOHNSTON COUNTY

NEUSE RIVER AT SMITHFIELD AFFECTING JOHNSTON COUNTY

NCC037-090213-

/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140309T2046Z/

/BYNN7.1.ER.140307T2045Z.140308T0746Z.140309T0846Z.NO/

913 AM EST SAT MAR 8 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR

THE HAW RIVER NEAR BYNUM.

* AT 9:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.6 FEET.

* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.

* MINOR FLOODING WAS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.

* IMPACT…AT 11.0 FEET…THE RIVER WIDENS UP TO 400 FEET ACROSS. IT

FLOODS PASTURELANDS ON THE RIGHT BANK AND WOODLANDS ON THE LEFT.

&&

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 SUN MON TUE WED THU

HAW RIVER

BYNUM 11 12.6 SAT 09 AM 10.6 8.1 6.9 6.2 5.8

TO CONVERT THE ABOVE STAGE READINGS TO ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL (FT), ADD

THE FOLLOWING TO THE STAGE:

BYNUM: 283.31

&&

LAT…LON 3590 7918 3582 7911 3576 7905 3569 7916

3585 7930

$$

NCC101-090212-

/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140309T0900Z/

/CLYN7.1.ER.140308T0845Z.140308T1131Z.140308T2100Z.NO/

913 AM EST SAT MAR 8 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR

THE NEUSE RIVER NEAR CLAYTON.

* AT 9:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.0 FEET.

* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.

* MINOR FLOODING WAS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.

* IMPACT…AT 9.0 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 SUN MON TUE WED THU

NEUSE RIVER

CLAYTON 9 9.0 SAT 09 AM 8.5 7.2 6.3 5.6 5.3

TO CONVERT THE ABOVE STAGE READINGS TO ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL (FT), ADD

THE FOLLOWING TO THE STAGE:

CLAYTON: 128.41

&&

LAT…LON 3572 7843 3558 7829 3554 7829 3556 7835

3569 7849

$$

NCC101-090212-

/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-140310T2300Z/

/SMFN7.1.ER.140308T0928Z.140309T0000Z.140310T1100Z.NO/

913 AM EST SAT MAR 8 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR

THE NEUSE RIVER AT SMITHFIELD.

* AT 8:15 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.5 FEET.

* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.

* MINOR FLOODING WAS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.

* FORECAST…THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 16.3 FEET BY THIS

EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACT…AT 16.0 FEET…WATER COVERS THE DIRT ROAD NEXT TO THE WATER

TREATMENT PLANT.

&&

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 SUN MON TUE WED THU

NEUSE RIVER

SMITHFIELD 15 15.5 SAT 08 AM 16.1 15.0 13.8 12.7 12.3

TO CONVERT THE ABOVE STAGE READINGS TO ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL (FT), ADD

THE FOLLOWING TO THE STAGE:

SMITHFIELD: 99.26

&&

LAT…LON 3554 7829 3548 7834 3544 7829 3541 7833

3547 7842 3556 7835

$$

NCC007-167-090212-

/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-140309T0316Z/

/NRWN7.1.ER.140307T1922Z.140308T0400Z.140308T1516Z.NO/

913 AM EST SAT MAR 8 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR

THE ROCKY RIVER NEAR NORWOOD.

* AT 9:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.3 FEET.

* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.

* MINOR FLOODING WAS OCCURRING.

* FORECAST…THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY

LATE THIS MORNING.

&&

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 SUN MON TUE WED

ROCKY RIVER

NORWOOD 20 22.3 SAT 09 AM 5.5 3.9 3.3 3.0

TO CONVERT THE ABOVE STAGE READINGS TO ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL (FT), ADD

THE FOLLOWING TO THE STAGE:

NORWOOD: 212.91

&&

LAT…LON 3525 8027 3521 8015 3519 8004 3511 8009

3515 8028

$$

Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Sat Mar 8 2014 9:13AM EST

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide