Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
523 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

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Mainland Hyde NC-Washington NC-Craven NC-Beaufort NC-Tyrrell NC-
523 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Northwestern Mainland Hyde County in eastern North Carolina...
  South central Washington County in eastern North Carolina...
  North central Craven County in eastern North Carolina...
  Central Beaufort County in eastern North Carolina...
  Southwestern Tyrrell County in eastern North Carolina...

* Until 700 PM EDT

* At 522 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to two inches of rain have already fallen and another inch is
  expected in spots.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Washington, River Road, Belhaven, Pinetown, Ponzer, Vanceboro,
  Goose Creek State Park and Pantego.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 3567 7631 3520 7716 3536 7720 3579 7666

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