803  
WGUS82 KRAH 230125  
FLSRAH  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH, NC  
924 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH  
CAROLINA...  
 
LOWER ROANOKE RIVER AT ROANOKE RAPIDS AFFECTING HALIFAX AND  
NORTHAMPTON COUNTIES  
 
LOWER ROANOKE RIVER NEAR SCOTLAND NECK AFFECTING HALIFAX AND  
NORTHAMPTON COUNTIES  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE. IF YOU ENCOUNTER DEEP WATER WHILE DRIVING, DO NOT  
ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH. TURN AROUND, DONT DROWN.  
 

 
 
NCC083-131-231323-  
/O.CON.KRAH.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/RRDN7.1.ER.181016T1834Z.181022T1015Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
924 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE LOWER ROANOKE RIVER AT ROANOKE RAPIDS.  
* AT 8:45 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 10.8 FEET BY  
TOMORROW EVENING. ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.  
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE. FARMLANDS AND TIMBERLANDS  
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER IN ROANOKE RAPIDS FLOOD.  
 

 
 
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 TUE WED THU FRI SAT  
 
ROANOKE RIVER  
ROANOKE RA 9 10.8 MON 09 PM 10.7 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.8  
 

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

 
 
NCC083-131-231323-  
/O.CON.KRAH.FL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/SCON7.1.ER.181019T1200Z.181025T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
924 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE LOWER ROANOKE RIVER NEAR SCOTLAND NECK.  
* AT 9:00 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 29.8 FEET BY  
THURSDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.  
* IMPACT...AT 28.0 FEET, MINOR FLOODING BEGINS, ESPECIALLY ON THE LEFT  
BANK.  
 

 
 
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 TUE WED THU FRI SAT  
 
ROANOKE RIVER  
SCOTLAND N 28 29.6 MON 09 PM 29.6 29.7 29.8 29.8 29.8  
 

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

 
 
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