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Tracking Flooding in Raleigh


Get an inside look at how our flood monitoring system works – We use gauges to track stream levels, cameras to monitor road flooding, and signs to notify resident when water reaches the road.

Storm Tracking

We track rainfall and stream levels when the forecast calls for heavy rain. This includes monitoring different locations along Walnut Creek and Crabtree Creek. We identify flooding conditions during a storm. This helps first responders close roads. And put other safety precautions in place, too.

    Using the Map

    Zoom in to see:

    • Where it's raining during a storm;
    • Locations along creeks that flood;
    • Roads that flood;
    • Water levels tracked by US Geological Survey; and,
    • Cameras/signs that monitor flooding near streams and floodprone areas.

    Please avoid areas that are flooded (indicated in red on the map). In an emergency, call 911.



    Scott Bryant, PE
    Stormwater Administrator - Planning & Business Operations

    Lead Department:
    Engineering Services
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