Johnston County flood warning is extended to Sept. 19 at 3:20 p.m.

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE NEUSE RIVER AT SMITHFIELD.
* AT  8:15 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 18.9 FEET BY THIS
  EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 20.0 FEET, MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. FLOODING CUTS OFF THE 
  WATER TREATMENT PLANTS ACCESS TO THE RESERVOIR.
* IMPACT...AT 18.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE. THE SMITHFIELD TOWN 
  PARK AND THE NEUSE RIVERWALK AT THE US70 BRIDGE ARE FLOODED.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE. FLOODING BEGINS ALONG THE 
  NEUSE RIVERWALK. WATER NEARS THE BASE OF THE HOLDING TANK AT THE 
  WATER TREATMENT PLANT.

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