Louisburg, NC (27549)

12:49 PM EDT on April 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Huntsburg and Royal | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 302 ft 36.04 °N, 78.35 °W | Updated 16 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
54.9 °F
Feels Like 54.9 °F
N
2.2
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 700 ft
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.50 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:29 AM 7:53 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KLHZ 231635Z AUTO 04010G14KT 7SM DZ OVC007 11/11 A3007 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 700 ft
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.50 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:29 AM 7:53 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KLHZ 231635Z AUTO 04010G14KT 7SM DZ OVC007 11/11 A3007 RMK AO2

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:05 AM EDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Tar River at Louisburg.
* From late Tuesday night to Thursday morning, or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Sunday the stage was 5.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise above flood stage by
Wednesday morning and continue to rise to near 20.5 feet by
Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet, minor flood stage. Banks overflow at Main
Street. River Bend Park is flooded and storm drains are inundated
along the river.


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 Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Tar River
Louisburg 20 5.2 sun 09 am 7.3 15.0 20.3 18.0 11.5



Lat... Lon 3616 7835 3611 7828 3595 7818 3590 7820
          3606 7830 3613 7838




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:26 AM EDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of central North Carolina, including the following
areas. Alamance, Anson, Chatham, Cumberland, Davidson, Durham,
Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Granville, Guilford, Halifax,
Harnett, Hoke, Johnston, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Orange,
person, Randolph, Richmond, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Vance,
wake, Warren, Wayne, and Wilson.

* Through Tuesday morning.

* Widespread rain along with isolated thunderstorms are expected
tonight through Monday evening, with periods of heavy rain.
Storm total rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches are expected.

* The long duration of the rain through Monday night will saturate
the ground. Periods of heavy rain will lead to rapid runoff,
likely producing flooding of creeks and in areas of poor
drainage. Main Stem rivers will likely see significant rises in
the water levels by Monday, including the Yadkin, haw, Neuse,
tar, Roanoke, and Cape Fear.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Monitor later forecasts and be alert for
possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding
should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.