Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1110 PM EDT TUE AUG 15 2017

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Martin NC-
1110 PM EDT TUE AUG 15 2017

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for...
  Southeastern Martin County in eastern North Carolina...

* Until 100 AM EDT

* At 1106 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
  additional minor flooding, mainly along Highway 171 southwest of
  Jamesville.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jamesville, Smithwick and Beargrass.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3584 7690 3582 7690 3582 7689 3581 7690
      3581 7688 3582 7687 3578 7681 3571 7687
      3567 7700 3575 7718 3587 7695

$$

JBM



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