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Map of North Carolina highlighting the project study area

Project Overview

Full Title
Real-time Flood Inundation Mapping in the Tar River Basin

Tar River Basin

Cooperating Agencies
See below

Project Chief
Jerad Bales

Period of Project

WWW Resources

NC Flood Maps


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Flood Inundation Mapping

This project was completed in 2004. These pages are for historical purposes only.

Study Area Map

Map showing Tar River Basin and the location of USGS real-time gaging stations used by the Flood Inundation Mapping project.

Map Number USGS Site ID Station Name
1 02081500 Tar River near Tar River, NC
2 02081747 Tar R at US 401 at Louisburg, NC
3 02082506 Tar R bl Tar R Reservoir nr Rocky Mount, NC
4 0208250885 Tar River at US 301 Bypass at Rocky Mount, NC
5 02082576 Stony Creek near Rocky Mount, NC
6 02082585 Tar River at NC 97 at Rocky Mount, NC
7 02082770 Swift Creek at Hilliardston, NC
8 0208281175 Swift Creek at NC 97 near Leggett, NC
9 02082950 Little Fishing Creek near White Oak, NC
10 02083000 Fishing Creek near Enfield, NC
11 0208331077 Fishing Creek at NC 97 near Leggett, NC
12 02083500 Tar River at Tarboro, NC
13 02083640 Town Creek at US 258 near Pinetops, NC
15 02083893 Tar River at US 264 Bypass nr Rock Springs, NC
16 02084000 Tar River at Greenville, NC
17 02084160 Chicod Cr at SR1760 near Simpson, NC
18 02084173 Tar River at SR1565 near Grimesland, NC
19 0208436195 Tranters Creek at SR1567 near Washington, NC

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