Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
255 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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NEW HANOVER NC-
255 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NEW HANOVER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 430 PM EDT

* AT 254 PM EDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN
  IN PARTS OF WILMINGTON CAUSING TRAFFIC PROBLEMS. MORE RAIN IS
  MOVING INTO THE AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WILMINGTON...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND...SOUTH
  MASONBORO ISLAND...NORTH MASONBORO ISLAND...WRIGHTSBORO...
  BAYSHORE...OGDEN...SILVER LAKE...WINDEMERE...CAPE FEAR COMMUNITY
  COLLEGE NORTH CAMPUS...MYRTLE GROVE...WILMINGTON INTERNATIONAL
  AIRPORT...PORTERS NECK...MAYFAIRE...CASTLE HAYNE...HIGHTSVILLE...
  LANDFALL...SEAGATE AND KINGS GRANT.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED
AREA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 414 AND 416.
 INTERSTATE 140

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
FLOODING MAY PERSIST WELL AFTER THE RAINFALL COMES TO AN END. PEOPLE
IN OR NEAR LOCATIONS SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLOODING SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY
PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON
AT 800 - 697 - 3901 WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3417 7783 3410 7786 3410 7793 3417 7796
      3423 7795 3427 7800 3428 7799 3429 7802
      3432 7801 3432 7803 3433 7803 3434 7799
      3437 7799 3438 7796 3436 7793 3438 7792
      3436 7789 3439 7782 3435 7780 3429 7772

$$

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