Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
652 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

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Northampton NC-Hertford NC-
652 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Southeastern Northampton County in northeastern North Carolina...
  Southwestern Hertford County in northeastern North Carolina...

* Until 945 PM EDT

* At 651 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to slow
  moving and training thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small
  stream flooding in the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain
  have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Ahoskie, Rich Square, Woodland, Winton, Union, Lasker, Eagletown,
  Earleys, Potecasi, Menola, Bryantown, Boones Crossroads, George,
  Oak Villa, Saint John, Proctors Corner, Poor Town and Brantleys
  Grove.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area
through 9 pm. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3625 7738 3627 7741 3629 7741 3632 7744
      3632 7749 3631 7750 3630 7755 3631 7757
      3633 7758 3636 7758 3636 7756 3639 7693
      3625 7695 3625 7721 3624 7738

$$

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