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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Neuse River at Fort Barnwell are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - at Kinston Upstream Gauge
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 13
Action Stage: 12.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 22.75 ft on 09/20/1999
(2) 20.51 ft on 10/15/2016
(3) 18.00 ft on 09/23/2018
(4) 14.13 ft on 05/05/2017
(5) 14.01 ft on 02/06/1998
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.00 ft on 09/23/2018
(2) 14.13 ft on 05/05/2017
(3) 20.51 ft on 10/15/2016
(4) 12.21 ft on 07/13/2013
(5) 8.96 ft on 06/02/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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20 Devastating flooding along River Raod, with numerous homes inundated. Homes on Cow Pen Landing Road and adjacent roads south of River Road are significantly inundated. Water threatens West Craven High. HWY 118 floods near River Road, and homes along HWY 118 are inundated. Water floods Mills Country Store, as well as homes on nearby Chips Road, Ayden Drive, and Sassafras Drive.
18 Widespread flooding along and south of River Road. Water inundates homes on Cow Pen Landing Road and adjacent roads to the south of River Road. Additionally, residences on Elane Drive are flooded, and water threatens homes on Chips Road, Ayden Drive, and Sassafras Drive.
16 Maple Cypress Road is inundated at low spots on either side of the bridge over the Neuse River. River Road is impassable in several spots. Water surrounds many homes along River Road, and also on Cow Pen Landing Road to the south of River Road. Water approaches homes on Chips Road, Ayden Drive, and Sassafras Drive.
14 The river threatens homes along the north bank of the river, at the end of Cow Pen Landing Rd. Many acres of farmland flooded.
13 Minor lowland flooding of many acres along the river. Water inundates boat ramps along the north bank of the river downstream to Streets Ferry.
12.5 Minor flooding is likely as river overflows the north bank into lowlands along the river.
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(1) Gage Photo
(2) Gage Photo

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Potential River Levels - Used to
Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
10 Day (HEFS) 7 Day (NAEFS) 7 Day (GEFS)
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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 72 hours.

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