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Bath Creek at Bath (in MLLW) Stage (ft)BATN7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:30AM May 27, 2024)Flood Stage is 4 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Bath Creek at Bath (in MLLW). During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8
Moderate Flood Stage: 6
Flood Stage: 4
Action Stage: 2.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 7.33 ft on 09/14/2018
(2) 5.17 ft on 09/23/2023
(3) 3.75 ft on 01/10/2024
(4) 3.65 ft on 12/18/2023

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 3.75 ft on 01/10/2024
(2) 3.65 ft on 12/18/2023
(3) 5.17 ft on 09/23/2023
(4) 7.33 ft on 09/14/2018

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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8 Widespread and significant flooding throughout Bath and Bayview, with homes and businesses flooded. Many roadways will be impassable with inundation including portions of NC-92 and secondary roads.
6 Numerous homes and businesses will see flooding throughout Bath and Bayview. Portion of NC-92 in Bath, particularly near Craven Street and Heron Lane, will be inundated and impassable. Many secondary roads throughout Bath and Bayview will be inundated and impassable.
4 Minor flooding in Bath and Bayview flooding docks and yards adjacent to Bath Creek, the Pamlico River, Mixon Creek and other tributaries. Flooding along portions of Bayview Road and throughout the community of Kilby Island.
2.5 Very low lying areas in Bath and Bayview adjacent to Bath Creek, the Pamlico River and other tributaries will begin to see minor flooding.
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Latitude: 35.477400° N, Longitude: 76.816900° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 4 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
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 Not Available Not Available  
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