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Tar River near Tar River Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 2.66 ft at 12:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 12:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 12:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 12:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 1:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 2:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 3:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 4:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 4:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 4:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 4:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 5:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 5:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 5:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 5:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 7:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 7:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 7:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 7:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 8:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 8:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 8:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 8:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 9:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 10:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 10:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 10:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 10:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 11:00PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 11:15PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 11:30PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 11:45PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 12:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 12:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 12:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 12:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 1:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 2:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 3:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 4:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 4:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 4:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 4:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 5:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 5:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 5:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 5:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.64 ft at 6:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.65 ft at 6:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.66 ft at 7:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 7:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.67 ft at 8:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 8:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.68 ft at 8:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 8:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.69 ft at 9:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.71 ft at 9:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.72 ft at 9:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.73 ft at 9:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.74 ft at 10:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.75 ft at 10:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.76 ft at 10:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.77 ft at 11:00AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.78 ft at 11:15AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 11:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.79 ft at 11:45AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 12:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 12:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.8 ft at 12:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.81 ft at 12:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.81 ft at 1:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.82 ft at 1:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 1:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.83 ft at 1:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.84 ft at 2:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.85 ft at 2:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.86 ft at 2:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.87 ft at 3:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.88 ft at 3:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.89 ft at 3:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.9 ft at 4:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.91 ft at 4:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.92 ft at 4:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.93 ft at 5:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.95 ft at 5:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 5:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.96 ft at 5:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.97 ft at 6:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 2.99 ft at 6:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3 ft at 6:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.02 ft at 6:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.04 ft at 7:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.05 ft at 7:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.08 ft at 7:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 7:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 8:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 8:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 8:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 8:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 9:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 9:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 9:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 10:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 10:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 10:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 10:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 11:00PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 11:15PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 11:30PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 11:45PM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 12:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 12:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 12:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 12:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 1:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 1:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 1:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 2:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 2:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 2:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 2:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 3:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 3:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 3:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:15AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 4.32 ft at 4:30AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 4.32 ft at 4:45AM Apr 16, 2014Highest Observation: 4.32 ft at 5:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 5:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 6:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.26 ft at 6:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.25 ft at 6:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.23 ft at 7:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.22 ft at 7:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.19 ft at 7:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.15 ft at 8:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.13 ft at 8:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.12 ft at 8:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 9:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.08 ft at 9:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.06 ft at 9:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.05 ft at 9:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4.02 ft at 10:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 10:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.99 ft at 10:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.98 ft at 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.97 ft at 11:15AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 11:30AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.95 ft at 11:45AM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.94 ft at 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 12:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 12:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.92 ft at 12:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.91 ft at 1:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.89 ft at 1:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 2:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.87 ft at 2:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 2:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 3:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.82 ft at 3:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 3:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.8 ft at 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.79 ft at 4:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.77 ft at 4:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.76 ft at 4:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.74 ft at 5:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.72 ft at 5:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.71 ft at 5:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.69 ft at 6:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 6:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.66 ft at 6:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.64 ft at 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.63 ft at 7:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 7:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 7:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 8:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 8:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 9:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 9:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 9:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 10:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 10:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 10:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:15PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:30PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 11:45PM Apr 16, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 12:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 12:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 12:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 1:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 1:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.32 ft at 1:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.31 ft at 2:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.3 ft at 2:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.29 ft at 2:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.28 ft at 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.27 ft at 3:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.26 ft at 3:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.25 ft at 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.24 ft at 4:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 4:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.23 ft at 4:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.22 ft at 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.21 ft at 5:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.2 ft at 5:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.19 ft at 6:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.18 ft at 6:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 6:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.17 ft at 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 7:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.16 ft at 7:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.15 ft at 7:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.14 ft at 8:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.13 ft at 8:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 8:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.12 ft at 9:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:30AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.11 ft at 9:45AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.1 ft at 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 10:15AM Apr 17, 2014Observed: 3.09 ft at 10:30AM Apr 17, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesTRVN7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:48AM Apr 17, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.09 ft at 10:30 AM EDT 17-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Tar River near Tar River. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:21
Moderate Flood Stage:19
Flood Stage:16
Action Stage:15

Historical Crests
Currently none available.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
Zoom Level: 16
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25.66 Water over Sam Usry Rd 1 mi east of US15.
24.06 Flood of record - Sept. 6, 1996 - Hurricane Fran.
20.66 Major Flooding - Water over railroad tracks 0.25 mi east of railroad bridge over Tar River.
18.66 Moderate Flooding - Water over Tom Hunt Rd 1 mi west of NC96.
17.66 Water over Tar river Rd 1.5 mi south of US15 at Aycock Creek.
15.66 Flood Stage - Minor Flooding - Water approaches Tar River Rd and Hunt Rd.
2.66 Bankfull
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Latitude: 36.194722° N, Longitude: 78.583333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 286.34 302.34 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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