Just checked the past climate report and New Bern had 3.56 inches of rain yesterday. They've had over 36 inches this year to date.
Yep, no need to bring a bottle of Dasani with you when paddling around for old drum. Get thirsty and scoop up a little water in your hand and take a sip. Cuts down on weight so you can paddle faster and find the old drum busting on the surfaceIt sucks too. The lower Neuse is fresh water