Weather Alerts

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Northampton

841 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Lower Roanoke River At Roanoke Rapids.
* At 7:45 AM Friday the stage was 9.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.6 feet by
tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Farmlands and timberlands
adjacent to the river in Roanoke Rapids flood.

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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 Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed

Roanoke River
Roanoke Rapids 9 9.3 Fri 08 AM 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.6

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

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