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Pamlico Sound at Rodanthe Ferry Terminal (IN MLLW) Stage (ft)Observed: 0.32 ft at 9:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 9:36PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.35 ft at 9:42PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.36 ft at 9:48PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.37 ft at 9:54PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.39 ft at 10:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 10:06PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 10:12PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 10:18PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 10:24PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.45 ft at 10:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.47 ft at 10:36PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.48 ft at 10:42PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 10:48PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 10:54PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 11:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 11:06PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 11:12PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 11:18PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 11:24PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 11:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:36PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:42PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 11:48PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 11:54PM May 13, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 12:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 12:06AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 12:12AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 12:18AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 12:24AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 12:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 12:36AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 12:42AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 12:48AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 12:54AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:06AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:12AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:18AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:24AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:30AM May 14, 2021Highest Observation: 0.62 ft at 1:36AM May 14, 2021Highest Observation: 0.62 ft at 1:42AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 1:48AM May 14, 2021Highest Observation: 0.62 ft at 1:54AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 2:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 2:06AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.61 ft at 2:12AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 2:18AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 2:24AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 2:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:36AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 2:42AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 2:48AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 2:54AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 3:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:06AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:12AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:18AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 3:24AM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.16 ft at 9:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.17 ft at 9:36PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.18 ft at 9:42PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.2 ft at 9:48PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.21 ft at 9:54PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.23 ft at 10:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.25 ft at 10:06PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.26 ft at 10:12PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.28 ft at 10:18PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.3 ft at 10:24PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.31 ft at 10:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.33 ft at 10:36PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 10:42PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.36 ft at 10:48PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.37 ft at 10:54PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.39 ft at 11:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.41 ft at 11:06PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 11:12PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 11:18PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.46 ft at 11:24PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.47 ft at 11:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 11:36PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 11:42PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 11:48PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 11:54PM May 14, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 12:00AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 12:06AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 12:12AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 12:18AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 12:24AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 12:30AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 12:36AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 12:42AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 12:48AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 12:54AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 1:00AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 1:06AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 1:12AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 1:18AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 1:24AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 1:30AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 1:36AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 1:42AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 1:48AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 1:54AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.6 ft at 2:00AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 2:06AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:12AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:18AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:24AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 2:30AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 2:36AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.59 ft at 2:42AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:48AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.58 ft at 2:54AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 3:00AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 3:06AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.57 ft at 3:12AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.56 ft at 3:18AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 3:24AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.55 ft at 3:30AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:36AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:42AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:48AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:54AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:00AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 4:06AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 4:12AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 4:18AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:24AM May 15, 2021Observed: 0.31 ft at 12:30AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.33 ft at 12:36AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.34 ft at 12:42AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.36 ft at 12:48AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.38 ft at 12:54AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.4 ft at 1:00AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.42 ft at 1:06AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.43 ft at 1:12AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.44 ft at 1:18AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.45 ft at 1:24AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.46 ft at 1:30AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.46 ft at 1:36AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.48 ft at 1:42AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 1:48AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 1:54AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 2:00AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 2:06AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:12AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:18AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:24AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:30AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:36AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:42AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:48AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 2:54AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:00AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:06AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:12AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:18AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:24AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:30AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:36AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:42AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.54 ft at 3:48AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.53 ft at 3:54AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.52 ft at 4:00AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.51 ft at 4:06AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.5 ft at 4:12AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 4:18AM May 16, 2021Observed: 0.49 ft at 4:24AM May 16, 2021ROFN7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (4:45PM May 16, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 0.49 ft at 4:24 AM EDT 16-May-2021. Flood Stage is 3.5 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 5.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 4.5
Flood Stage: 3.5
Action Stage: 3
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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5.5 Widespread and significant flooding from Rodanthe to Salvo. Most roadways will be impassable with inundation, including Highway 12 and most secondary roads.
4.5 Numerous homes and businesses will see flooding from Rodanthe to Salvo. Portions of Highway 12 and secondary roads will be inundated with water and may be impassable.
3.5 Minor flooding in the towns of Rodanthe, Waves and Salvo, flooding docks and yards adjacent to the Pamlico Sound and tributaries. Portions of Highway 12 will be impacted in Waves near the St. Clair Family Campground and Cape Hatteras RV Campground.Portions of Highway 12 will be impacted in Salvo. Secondary roads adjacent to the Pamlico Sound and other tributaries will see minor flooding, including Otter Way and North Sand Dollar Court.
3 Very low lying areas in Rodanthe, Waves and Salvo, adjacent to the Pamlico Sound and other tributaries will see minor flooding.
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Latitude: 35.595547° N, Longitude: 75.470031° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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