440  
WGUS82 KMHX 130104  
FLSMHX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC  
904 PM EDT THU SEP 12 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH  
CAROLINA...  
 
NORTHEAST CAPE FEAR RIVER NEAR CHINQUAPIN AFFECTING DUPLIN COUNTY  
 
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.  
 

 
 
NCC061-130134-  
/O.CAN.KMHX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190913T0300Z/  
/CHIN7.1.ER.190907T1100Z.190909T2315Z.190912T2355Z.NO/  
904 PM EDT THU SEP 12 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE NORTHEAST CAPE FEAR RIVER NEAR CHINQUAPIN.  
* AT 8 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.98 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 7:55 PM THURSDAY.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 9.9 FEET BY SATURDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...LOW LAND FLOODING ADJACENT TO THE RIVER AND  
ITS TRIBUTARIES IS EXPECTED. RIVER ACCESS DOCKS ARE IMPACTED AS  
WELL.  
 

 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8PM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME FRI SAT SUN  
CHINQUAPIN 13 13.0 THU 08 PM 11.3 8.8 7.7  
 
LAT...LON 3499 7780 3481 7777 3472 7786 3472 7798  
3482 7792 3498 7795  
 

 
 
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