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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Deep River near Moncure are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Lillington
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 18
Moderate Flood Stage: 14
Flood Stage: 9
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 17.20 ft on 09/18/1945
(2) 15.21 ft on 09/17/2018
(3) 12.31 ft on 11/13/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.25 ft on 02/09/2020
(2) 11.00 ft on 02/07/2020
(3) 11.11 ft on 11/16/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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18 Major flood stage. North Plank and Deep River Roads in Lee county and R Jordan Road in Chatham county are closed. There is widespread flooding of woods and pasture along the river.
14 Moderate flood stage. Upstream of the gage site, North Plank Road in Lee county and R Jordan Road in Chatham county are closed. At the gage site, there is significant flooding of pasture and woods along the river.
9 Minor flood stage. Flooding is likely upstream of the gage site along North Plank Road just south of highway 421 in Lee county, and on R Jordan Road north of highway 421 in Chatham county. At the gage site, flooding reaches the base of the river gage housing, but is confined to woods and pasture immediately adjacent to the river.
(1) Photo 1
(2) Photo 2

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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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