Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
821 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

NCC029-053-139-100300-
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PASQUOTANK NC-CAMDEN NC-CURRITUCK NC-
821 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING
  IN...
  CENTRAL PASQUOTANK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN CAMDEN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN CURRITUCK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT.

* AT 818 PM EDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED THUNDERSTORMS
  WITH HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  ESTIMATED BETWEEN ONE AND TWO INCHES OF RAINFALL HAVE OCCURRED
  OVER THE PAST 90 MINUTES...WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN
  POSSIBLE THROUGH 11 PM EDT.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS...IN LOW LYING AREAS...AND
  AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR
  FLOODING INCLUDE...CURRITUCK...SOUTH MILLS...MORGANS CORNER AND
  MOYOCK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY... MANY
SECONDARY ROADS AND LOCATIONS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS
AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO MINOR FLOODING.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3654 7648 3654 7602 3652 7601 3651 7603
      3645 7600 3645 7598 3643 7597 3628 7631

$$

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