UPDATE: Roadways Closed Because Of High Water

High water is impacting some roads in Eastern Carolina. A list of road reports from the NC DOT is below.

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As of 11:30 a.m. Saturday, SR-1228 in Bertie County near Powellsville is closed in both directions because of high water. Conditions are not expected to improve until February 8, according to the DOT.

Drivers can detour by following SR 1200 from intersection of SR 1228 to US 13 and then follow US 13 to Ahoskie.


As of 6:20 p.m. Saturday, SR-1154 in Duplin County west of Wallace is being impacted by flooding. DOT says the conditions are expected to last through February 8. The road is closed (local traffic only) from the intersection of NC Highway 41 to the intersection of SR 1155 (Shaw Road) due to flooding.


As of 3:00 p.m. Saturday, SR-1803 Northbound in Lenoir County, east of Kinston was closed. The DOT said conditions are not expected to improve until February 10. They say a culvert is damaged from recent


As of noon Saturday, SR-1511, Tar Landing Road, is closed in both drections in Martin County near Jamesville because of flooding. The DOT said conditions are not expected to improved until February 7.
For detour, take SR 1595 Jones Road, SR 1510 Reason Road and SR 1514 Fairview Church Road or Take Hwy 171, SR 1510 Mill Road and SR 1514 Fairview Church Road.

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