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Bogue Sound at Emerald Isle (in MLLW) Stage (ft)Observed: 1.53 ft at 4:25AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 4:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.21 ft at 5:25AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.11 ft at 5:40AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.04 ft at 5:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.93 ft at 6:15AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.89 ft at 6:25AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.78 ft at 6:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.75 ft at 6:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 7:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.45 ft at 8:25AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 8:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 9:25AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 9:50AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 9:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.69 ft at 10:10AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.76 ft at 10:25AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.86 ft at 10:40AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.05 ft at 11:10AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:20AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.18 ft at 11:25AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.29 ft at 11:45AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.36 ft at 11:55AM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.47 ft at 12:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.57 ft at 12:40PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.66 ft at 12:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.76 ft at 1:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 1:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 2:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.79 ft at 2:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.68 ft at 3:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.66 ft at 3:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.57 ft at 3:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.48 ft at 4:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:50PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.35 ft at 4:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.18 ft at 5:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.08 ft at 5:40PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1 ft at 5:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.89 ft at 6:20PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.88 ft at 6:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 6:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 7:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.62 ft at 7:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 7:50PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 7:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.45 ft at 8:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 8:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 9:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.63 ft at 9:45PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.65 ft at 9:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.76 ft at 10:15PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.8 ft at 10:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.91 ft at 10:50PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 0.93 ft at 10:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:25PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:50PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.23 ft at 11:55PM Jul 29, 2021Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:10AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 12:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.49 ft at 12:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.53 ft at 12:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.62 ft at 1:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.66 ft at 1:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.66 ft at 2:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.56 ft at 3:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.41 ft at 3:50AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 3:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.29 ft at 4:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.19 ft at 4:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.09 ft at 5:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.04 ft at 5:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:50AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.9 ft at 5:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.8 ft at 6:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.75 ft at 6:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.64 ft at 6:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 6:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 7:20AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.46 ft at 7:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.35 ft at 7:50AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.35 ft at 7:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.25 ft at 8:20AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.24 ft at 8:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.17 ft at 8:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.17 ft at 9:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 9:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 10:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 10:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 10:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.67 ft at 11:15AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 11:25AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 11:45AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.88 ft at 11:55AM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.98 ft at 12:10PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.04 ft at 12:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:45PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.19 ft at 12:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.3 ft at 1:15PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.46 ft at 1:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.54 ft at 2:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.57 ft at 3:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.51 ft at 3:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 4:20PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 4:35PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.95 ft at 6:15PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.9 ft at 6:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.79 ft at 6:45PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.77 ft at 6:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.66 ft at 7:15PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.63 ft at 7:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 7:45PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 7:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 8:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.31 ft at 8:50PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.31 ft at 8:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.29 ft at 9:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.33 ft at 9:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.37 ft at 10:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.48 ft at 10:50PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 10:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 11:25PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.7 ft at 11:50PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 11:55PM Jul 30, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 12:15AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.86 ft at 12:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.97 ft at 12:50AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1 ft at 12:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:20AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.23 ft at 1:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.29 ft at 2:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.31 ft at 2:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.31 ft at 3:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.28 ft at 3:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.18 ft at 4:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.01 ft at 5:20AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.99 ft at 5:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.89 ft at 5:50AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.76 ft at 6:15AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.7 ft at 6:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 6:50AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 6:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.47 ft at 7:20AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 7:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.35 ft at 7:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.23 ft at 8:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.16 ft at 8:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.12 ft at 9:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.15 ft at 9:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.24 ft at 10:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.35 ft at 10:45AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 10:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 11:15AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 11:25AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.72 ft at 11:55AM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.82 ft at 12:10PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.9 ft at 12:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1 ft at 12:40PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.11 ft at 12:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.21 ft at 1:10PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.29 ft at 1:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.39 ft at 1:45PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.45 ft at 1:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.56 ft at 2:15PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:50PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.69 ft at 2:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:55PM Jul 31, 2021Highest Observation: 1.84 ft at 4:25PM Jul 31, 2021Highest Observation: 1.84 ft at 4:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.65 ft at 5:50PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.66 ft at 5:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.58 ft at 6:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.51 ft at 6:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:20PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.37 ft at 7:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.27 ft at 7:45PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.17 ft at 7:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.09 ft at 8:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.97 ft at 8:40PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.86 ft at 8:50PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.81 ft at 8:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.75 ft at 9:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 9:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.71 ft at 10:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.73 ft at 10:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.83 ft at 11:20PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.88 ft at 11:25PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 0.99 ft at 11:50PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.01 ft at 11:55PM Jul 31, 2021Observed: 1.09 ft at 12:25AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.19 ft at 12:50AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.22 ft at 12:55AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:25AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.43 ft at 1:45AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.48 ft at 1:55AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:15AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.58 ft at 2:20AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.6 ft at 2:25AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.7 ft at 2:50AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.71 ft at 2:55AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.79 ft at 3:25AM Aug 01, 2021Observed: 1.83 ft at 3:55AM Aug 01, 2021EMDN7(plotting HGIRR) Graph Created (4:15AM Aug 1, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 1.83 ft at 3:55 AM EDT 1-Aug-2021. Flood Stage is 5 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 9
Moderate Flood Stage: 7
Flood Stage: 5
Action Stage: 3.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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9 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.
7 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.
5 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.
3.5 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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NWS stage 0 ft 5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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