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Roanoke River at Lake Gaston Pool (ft)Observed: 200.07 ft at 8:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 200.17 ft at 11:58PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 199.91 ft at 8:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 200.28 ft at 11:58PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 200.01 ft at 8:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 200.31 ft at 11:58PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 200.21 ft at 8:00AM Apr 11, 2024Highest Observation: 200.5 ft at 11:58PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 200.29 ft at 8:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 200.45 ft at 1:00AM Apr 13, 2024Observed: 200.37 ft at 8:00AM Apr 13, 2024Observed: 199.95 ft at 1:00AM Apr 14, 2024Observed: 200.09 ft at 8:00AM Apr 14, 2024GASN7(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (2:34AM Apr 15, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 200.09 ft at 8:00 AM EDT 14-Apr-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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