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Roanoke River at Lake Gaston Pool (ft)Observed: 200.17 ft at 11:58PM May 21, 2024Highest Observation: 201.18 ft at 8:00AM May 22, 2024Observed: 200.02 ft at 11:58PM May 23, 2024Observed: 200.12 ft at 8:00AM May 24, 2024Observed: 200.14 ft at 1:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 200.12 ft at 8:00AM May 25, 2024Observed: 200.12 ft at 1:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 200.12 ft at 8:00AM May 26, 2024Observed: 200.11 ft at 1:00AM May 27, 2024Observed: 200.1 ft at 8:00AM May 27, 2024GASN7(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (11:04PM May 27, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 200.1 ft at 8:00 AM EDT 27-May-2024. Flood Stage is 202 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Roanoke River at Lake Gaston. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 204
Moderate Flood Stage: 203
Flood Stage: 202
Action Stage: 201
Low Stage (in feet): 0

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Latitude: 36.501111° N, Longitude: 77.811944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 202 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available 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 0 ft 202 ft  
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