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
223 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN HALIFAX COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 221 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS THAT WERE
  CONTINUOUSLY REDEVELOPING AND LIKELY STARTING TO PRODUCE FLOODING
  OVER THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN
  OVER ROANOKE RAPIDS BASED ON ESTIMATES FROM NATIONAL WEATHER
  SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROANOKE RAPIDS...HALIFAX...WELDON...ROANOKE RAPIDS LAKE...
  ROSEMARY...SOUTH WELDON AND LAKE GASTON.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS POSSIBLE
ESPECIALLY IN AND AROUND ROANOKE RAPIDS BETWEEN 230 PM AND 330 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO
NOT DRIVE WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3648 7764 3644 7762 3643 7759 3642 7759
      3642 7756 3641 7755 3637 7755 3635 7758
      3632 7757 3631 7757 3631 7784 3650 7784
      3650 7782

$$

DJF


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