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
618 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL EDGECOMBE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 915 PM EDT

* AT 616 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROCKY MOUNT...TARBORO...PRINCEVILLE...SHARPSBURG...LEGGETT AND
  KINGSBORO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 MAY QUICKLY FLOOD. WHEN
ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN. IF YOU ARE
EXPERIENCING FLOODING OR LIVE IN A FLOOD PRONE AREA...MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3580 7748 3587 7783 3600 7777 3599 7747

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