Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1141 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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1141 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...

  SOUTHEASTERN PENDER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL 145 PM EDT

* AT 1140 AM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING AND MOVING
ACROSS THE EASTERN PART OF PENDER COUNTY

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  HAMPSTEAD...TOPSAIL...TOPSAIL BEACH...WOODSIDE AND EDGECOMB.

WITH RECENT VERY HEAVY RAINFALL...AND THE FACT THIS ACTIVITY MAY
PRODUCE A QUICK ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN...NUISANCE FLOODING IS
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. YOUR CAR MAY STALL AND YOU MAY BECOME STRANDED. FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES. AVOID FLOODED AREAS...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

PLEASE REPORT ANY FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
WILMINGTON NC...TOLL FREE AT 800-697-3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY.

LAT...LON 3429 7773 3430 7774 3438 7782 3466 7768
      3453 7759 3448 7757 3447 7755 3445 7753

$$

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