Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

Mainland Dare NC-Tyrrell NC-
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Mainland Dare County in eastern North Carolina...
  Central Tyrrell County in eastern North Carolina...

* Until 400 PM EDT

* At 229 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  About 2 to 3 inches of rain have fallen over the last few hours
  and an additional 1 to 2 inches will be possible. This additional
  rain will result in minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Stumpy Point, Gum Neck, Manns Harbor, Manteo, EAST LAKE, BUFFALO


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

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


LAT...LON 3592 7575 3565 7569 3573 7632 3590 7629



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