Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
738 PM EDT TUE JUL 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southwestern Montgomery County in central North Carolina...
  Southern Stanly County in central North Carolina...

* Until 1045 PM EDT

* At 737 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a thunderstorm producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have
  already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Albemarle, Locust, Norwood, Oakboro, Stanfield, Mount Gilead,
  Uwharrie Haven, Lake Tillery and Morrow Mountain State Park.

Additional rainfall amounts of two to three inches are possible in
the warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Excessive runoff from the heavy rain will cause flash flooding of
creeks and streams, roads, low lying and poor drainage areas. Do not
drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the road. Many roads
and intersections in the area will quickly flood. When encountering
flooded roads, turn around, don`t drown.

&&

LAT...LON 3521 8049 3533 8041 3535 8003 3516 7994
      3514 8002 3514 8007 3519 8012 3518 8013
      3517 8016 3516 8017 3515 8016 3515 8018
      3517 8020 3516 8023 3521 8025 3517 8035
      3518 8037 3517 8039 3516 8044 3518 8050

$$

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