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Water Overtakes Areas Near Seven Springs

Water Overtakes Areas Near Seven Springs

The Neuse River at the Seven Springs Wildlife Boar Ramp was spreading into the parking area as of Saturday morning.  The rising river had already left one of the town’s streets underwater near the old fire station.  The Neuse River near Goldsboro has crested close to 22 feet in “Moderate Flood Stage” in recent days.…read more »

NCDOT Provides Update On Wayne County Roads

NCDOT Provides Update On Wayne County Roads

As of Wednesday morning, the NCDOT in Wayne County was reporting 15 secondary roads closed due to high water.  Following the Neuse River’s crest of nearly 25 feet (Major Flood Stage) near Goldsboro on Tuesday, the high waters are now moving toward the Seven Springs area.  N.C. 581 will likely remain closed for a few…read more »

County Provides Update On Neuse River Flooding

County Provides Update On Neuse River Flooding

The Wayne County Office of Emergency Services continues to monitor storm impacts and river levels after Wayne County received 3-6 inches of rain this week. As of 12:15 PM today, the Neuse River was at 17.83 feet. Minor flood stage of the Neuse River in Wayne County is 18 feet. The National Weather Service is forecasting…read more »

Neuse River Near Goldsboro May Narrowly Avoid Flood Stage

Neuse River Near Goldsboro May Narrowly Avoid Flood Stage

The Neuse River is slowly dropping after approaching flood levels this past weekend.  A Flood Warning was issued for the Neuse River near Goldsboro Saturday as the river reached 17-feet, which is Action Stage.  According to the latest readings from the National Weather Service, the river crested just below 18-feet, meaning it did not quite…read more »

Flood Warning For Wayne & Lenoir Counties

Flood Warning For Wayne & Lenoir Counties

The National Weather Service offices in Raleigh and Newport have issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in North Carolina…For the Neuse River in Wayne and Lenoir counties…including Goldsboro and Kinston…Minor flooding is forecast. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. …The Flood Warning remains…read more »

Neuse River Approaches Flood Stage Near Goldsboro

Neuse River Approaches Flood Stage Near Goldsboro

Forecasters are keeping a close eye on the Neuse River.  As of Thursday morning, the Neuse River near Goldsboro was close to 16-feet.  Minor Flood Stage begins at 18-feet.  The latest forecast shows the Neuse River slowly dropping over the next few days.  However, with a continued chance for rain and storms into the weekend,…read more »

Neuse River Rises As Rain Continues Through Week

Neuse River Rises As Rain Continues Through Week

The Neuse River is on the rise.  The latest forecast from the National Weather Service shows the Neuse River near Goldsboro rising toward flood stage throughout the week.  Rain is expected or at least likely through Saturday with two inches of additional rainfall possible across the region through Tuesday evening.  While the river is rising…read more »

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