Louisburg, NC (27549)

3:30 PM EDT on April 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Franklin County | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 371 ft 36.01 °N, 78.33 °W | Updated 15 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
55 °F
Feels Like 55 °F
N
6
Wind Variable Wind from North

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 500 ft
Dew Point 55 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 0.63 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 7:54 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KLHZ 241915Z AUTO 01005KT 5SM RA OVC005 13/13 A2983 RMK AO2 P0002
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 500 ft
Dew Point 55 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 0.63 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 7:54 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KLHZ 241915Z AUTO 01005KT 5SM RA OVC005 13/13 A2983 RMK AO2 P0002

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:41 AM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tar River at Louisburg.
* From Wednesday afternoon to late Wednesday night, or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Monday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* 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.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet, bankfull in the vicinity of Main Street.
Minor flooding begins in River Bend Park 0.1 miles upstream of Main
Street.



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 Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Tar River
Louisburg 20 5.6 Mon 10 am 13.6 19.1 17.3 11.5 8.2



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




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:06 AM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* all of central North Carolina.

* Through sunrise Tuesday.

* Widespread rain will shift eastward into central North Carolina
today and tonight. Rain will be heavy at times, especially this
afternoon and evening. Rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches are
expected over most of central North Carolina, with locally
heavier amounts possible.

* Flooding of local creeks and streams can be expected. Water
levels in main Stem rivers will rise significantly this
afternoon and tonight, particularly the Yadkin, haw, Neuse,
tar, Roanoke, and Cape Fear.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Monitor NOAA Weather Radio or your local media outlet for the
latest forecasts and warnings. Residents in flood prone areas
should prepare for the possibility of flooding today into tonight.


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