Tarboro, NC (27886)

12:27 PM EDT on April 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Historic District | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 0 ft 35.90 °N, 77.54 °W | Updated 5 seconds ago

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77.5 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 9.8 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 68%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 7:54 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KRWI 271553Z AUTO 19008KT 10SM CLR 25/18 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP128 T02500183
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 68%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 7:54 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KRWI 271553Z AUTO 19008KT 10SM CLR 25/18 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP128 T02500183

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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:23 AM EDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the Fishing Creek at Enfield.
* At 10:15 am Thursday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 17.4 feet this afternoon.
The river will fall below flood stage early Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet, minor overflow occurs on both banks.


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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Fishing Creek
Enfield 16 17.3 Thu 10 am 16.9 15.4 12.1 9.3 7.9


Lat... Lon 3617 7781 3616 7766 3608 7749 3603 7754
          3610 7767 3611 7783




1022 am EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for the Tar River at Tarboro.
* At 9:15 am Thursday the stage was 20.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 28.1 feet by
Saturday evening. For reference, the river reached 36.3 feet back
on Oct 13 after Hurricane Matthew.
* Impact... 26.6 feet is the stage reached during hurricane fran on
September 15, 1996.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet, moderate flooding begins in Tarboro. River
Road is underwater and flooding begins on East Wilson and St David
streets.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet, lowland flooding begins south of Daniel
street in east Tarboro.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet, minor flooding begins. The Riverside Park and
River Road at the us64 bridge flood.


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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Tar River
Tarboro 19 20.8 Thu 09 am 25.1 28.0 28.1 27.6 26.2


Lat... Lon 3597 7760 3593 7748 3577 7751 3573 7757
          3590 7756 3593 7761




1022 am EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for the Tar River at Rocky Mount.
* At 10:00 am Thursday the stage was 25.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Saturday
morning.
* Impact... at 27.0 feet, Spruce street at nc97 is flooded.
* Impact... at 26.0 feet, east Virginia street floods east of the
wastewater plant.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet, the on-ramps to us64 at nc97 begin to flood.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet, several streets west of business us301 are
flooded, including E ridge street and Melton drive.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet, flood stage. Flooding reaches Melton drive
and E ridge 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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Tar River
Rocky Mount 21 25.1 Thu 10 am 23.4 20.6 20.6 19.4 13.9


Lat... Lon 3597 7760 3593 7761 3594 7780 3588 7786
          3591 7790 3599 7780