Flash flood warning continues for Smithfield

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE NEUSE RIVER AT SMITHFIELD.
* AT  1:15 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING 
  AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 15.5 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
  THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW MORNING.
* 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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