Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1027 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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EDGECOMBE-WILSON-WAYNE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKY MOUNT...WILSON...GOLDSBORO...
FAYETTEVILLE...CLINTON
1027 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...CUMBERLAND...EDGECOMBE...
  SAMPSON...WAYNE AND WILSON.

* THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* A PROLONGED PERIOD OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN THROUGH SUNDAY
  EVENING. LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* PRIMARY IMPACT WILL BE ON SMALLER STREAMS AS WELL AS URBAN AND LOW
  LAYING AREAS THAT ARE PRONE TO FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

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ELLIS


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