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Bogue Sound at Emerald Isle (in MLLW) Stage (ft)Observed: 0.51 ft at 2:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.43 ft at 3:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.36 ft at 3:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.39 ft at 4:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.49 ft at 4:30PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.58 ft at 4:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.69 ft at 4:55PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.78 ft at 5:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.88 ft at 5:35PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.04 ft at 6:00PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 6:30PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.29 ft at 6:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:05PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.43 ft at 7:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.53 ft at 7:35PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.53 ft at 7:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.56 ft at 8:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.49 ft at 8:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.21 ft at 10:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 10:35PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 1.08 ft at 10:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:10PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:30PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.78 ft at 11:40PM Feb 04, 2023Observed: 0.68 ft at 12:00AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.65 ft at 12:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.55 ft at 12:35AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.51 ft at 12:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.41 ft at 1:05AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.38 ft at 1:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.28 ft at 1:30AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.24 ft at 1:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.15 ft at 2:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.08 ft at 2:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.08 ft at 3:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.19 ft at 3:30AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.29 ft at 3:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.39 ft at 3:55AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.49 ft at 4:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.6 ft at 4:30AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.67 ft at 4:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.78 ft at 5:00AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.86 ft at 5:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:30AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.06 ft at 5:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.27 ft at 6:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 6:30AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.45 ft at 6:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.56 ft at 7:00AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.63 ft at 7:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:35AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.85 ft at 8:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.9 ft at 8:40AM Feb 05, 2023Highest Observation: 1.97 ft at 9:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.94 ft at 9:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.83 ft at 10:00AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.7 ft at 10:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.61 ft at 11:10AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.5 ft at 11:40AM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.4 ft at 12:05PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.24 ft at 12:30PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 1:00PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.88 ft at 1:30PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.82 ft at 1:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.72 ft at 2:00PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.64 ft at 2:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:30PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.48 ft at 2:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.37 ft at 3:05PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.36 ft at 3:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.28 ft at 3:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.26 ft at 4:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.36 ft at 4:30PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.44 ft at 4:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.54 ft at 4:55PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.64 ft at 5:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.77 ft at 5:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.87 ft at 6:05PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.89 ft at 6:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.01 ft at 6:30PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 6:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 6:45PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.15 ft at 7:00PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.32 ft at 7:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.37 ft at 8:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.33 ft at 8:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 9:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.2 ft at 9:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.19 ft at 10:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 10:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 1 ft at 11:10PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.89 ft at 11:35PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:40PM Feb 05, 2023Observed: 0.75 ft at 12:00AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.64 ft at 12:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.54 ft at 12:30AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.46 ft at 12:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.35 ft at 1:00AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.29 ft at 1:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.18 ft at 1:35AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.15 ft at 1:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.04 ft at 2:05AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.02 ft at 2:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.09 ft at 2:35AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.12 ft at 2:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.22 ft at 3:05AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.24 ft at 3:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.19 ft at 4:15AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.09 ft at 4:35AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.01 ft at 4:45AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.09 ft at 4:55AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.19 ft at 5:05AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.25 ft at 5:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.35 ft at 5:25AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.44 ft at 5:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.54 ft at 6:00AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.63 ft at 6:15AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.74 ft at 6:25AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 6:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:55AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 7:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.2 ft at 7:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 8:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.3 ft at 8:15AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.34 ft at 8:45AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.16 ft at 10:05AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.11 ft at 10:15AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.01 ft at 10:35AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 10:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:10AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:40AM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.72 ft at 12:10PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.72 ft at 12:15PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.61 ft at 12:30PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.54 ft at 12:40PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.4 ft at 1:10PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.29 ft at 1:30PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.25 ft at 1:40PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.14 ft at 2:05PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.12 ft at 2:15PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.01 ft at 2:45PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.13 ft at 3:10PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.28 ft at 4:15PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.26 ft at 4:45PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.16 ft at 5:00PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: -0.05 ft at 5:10PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.05 ft at 5:25PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.29 ft at 6:00PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.67 ft at 7:00PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.74 ft at 7:15PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:35PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.01 ft at 8:45PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.05 ft at 9:15PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 1.03 ft at 9:45PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.85 ft at 10:45PM Feb 06, 2023Observed: 0.6 ft at 12:10AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.49 ft at 12:40AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.36 ft at 1:05AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.31 ft at 1:15AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.2 ft at 1:30AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.16 ft at 1:45AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.05 ft at 2:00AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.01 ft at 2:15AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.11 ft at 2:35AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.25 ft at 3:10AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.26 ft at 3:15AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.37 ft at 3:40AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.42 ft at 4:15AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.22 ft at 4:55AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: -0.11 ft at 5:05AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.19 ft at 5:35AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.26 ft at 5:45AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.36 ft at 6:00AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.46 ft at 6:10AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.58 ft at 6:25AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.69 ft at 6:40AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1 ft at 7:30AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.2 ft at 8:00AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.36 ft at 8:40AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.42 ft at 9:15AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.48 ft at 9:45AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.52 ft at 10:15AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.5 ft at 10:45AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.38 ft at 11:15AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:40AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:45AM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.23 ft at 12:15PM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:40PM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.12 ft at 12:45PM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 1.02 ft at 1:10PM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.99 ft at 1:15PM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.89 ft at 1:30PM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.71 ft at 2:00PM Feb 07, 2023Observed: 0.64 ft at 2:15PM Feb 07, 2023EMDN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (2:30PM Feb 7, 2023)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.64 ft at 2:15 PM EST 7-Feb-2023. Flood Stage is 4 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the Bogue Sound at Emerald Isle (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: 7.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 5.5
Flood Stage: 4
Action Stage: 3
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 7.54 ft on 09/14/2018
(2) 5.18 ft on 10/08/2016
(3) 5.15 ft on 09/30/2022
(4) 4.17 ft on 11/07/2021
(5) 3.88 ft on 01/03/2022

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 5.15 ft on 09/30/2022
(2) 3.88 ft on 01/03/2022
(3) 4.17 ft on 11/07/2021
(4) 7.54 ft on 09/14/2018
(5) 5.18 ft on 10/08/2016

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.
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7.5 Widespread and significant flooding throughout Swansboro and the western portions of Carteret County, including Emerald Isle, and areas from Cedar Point to Broad Creek, with homes and businesses flooded.Portions of Highway 24 between Swansboro and Cedar Point may be impassable. Many seconary roads (in numerous sound side communities) adjacent to the sound and river will be impassable with several feet of inundation. Including western Emerald Isle, west of Gulf Stream Drive.
5.5 Numerous homes and businesses will see flooding throughout Swansboro and the western portions of Carteret County (sound side Emerald Isle and areas from Cedar Point to Broad Creek) adjacent to the Bogue Sound, White Oak River and other tributaries. Many secondary roads adjacent to the sound and river will be inundated with water and may be impassable, including Channel Drive and portions of Coast Guard Road in Emerald Isle.
4 Minor flooding in sound side Emerald Isle, and from Swansboro to Broad Creek, flooding docks and yards adjacent to the Bogue Sound, White Oak River and other tributaries.
3 Very low lying areas in Emerald Isle, Swansboro, Cedar Point, and Cape Carteret adjacent to the Bogue Sound, White Oak River and other tributaries will see minor flooding.
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Latitude: 34.667700° N, Longitude: 77.063400° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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