832  
WGUS82 KRAH 220108  
FLSRAH  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH, NC  
808 PM EST FRI FEB 21 2020  
 
...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.  
 

 
 
NCC083-131-221307-  
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-200227T0900Z/  
/RRDN7.1.ER.200208T2235Z.200220T0530Z.200226T2100Z.NO/  
808 PM EST FRI FEB 21 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE LOWER ROANOKE RIVER AT ROANOKE RAPIDS.  
* AT 7:45 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.95 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE. FARMLANDS AND TIMBERLANDS  
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER IN ROANOKE RAPIDS FLOOD. PROPERTY ON THE  
FARMLANDS MAY BE AT RISK FROM FLOODWATERS.  
 

 
 
THE FOLLOWING ARE THE LATEST OBSERVATIONS AND 7 AM EST FORECAST  
STAGES FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.  
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM EST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SAT SUN MON TUE WED  
 
ROANOKE RIVER  
ROANOKE RA 9 10.95 FRI 08 PM 10.9 11.0 10.6 9.9 9.4  
 

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

 
 
NCC083-131-221307-  
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-200227T0300Z/  
/SCON7.1.ER.200212T0500Z.200222T0600Z.200226T1500Z.NO/  
808 PM EST FRI FEB 21 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE LOWER ROANOKE RIVER NEAR SCOTLAND NECK.  
* AT 7:00 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.95 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 30.0 FEET THROUGH MONDAY  
MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE WEDNESDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 28.0 FEET, MINOR FLOODING BEGINS, ESPECIALLY ON THE LEFT  
BANK.  
 

 
 
THE FOLLOWING ARE THE LATEST OBSERVATIONS AND 7 AM EST FORECAST  
STAGES FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.  
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM EST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SAT SUN MON TUE WED  
 
ROANOKE RIVER  
SCOTLAND N 28 29.95 FRI 07 PM 29.9 30.0 29.9 29.3 28.2  
 

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

 
 
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