Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
309 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

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OUTER BANKS DARE NC-OUTER BANKS HYDE NC-
309 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  OUTER BANKS DARE COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  OUTER BANKS HYDE COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 306 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN AS OF 3 PM...WITH THE HEAVIEST
  AMOUNTS NEAR FRISCO. ADDITIONAL RAIN CONTINUES TO DEVELOP AND MOVE
  INTO THE OUTER BANKS FROM THE SOUTH.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... SOUTHERN
  SHORES...MANTEO...DUCK...WANCHESE...AVALON PIER...HATTERAS FERRY
  TERMINAL...JOCKEYS RIDGE STATE PARK...OCRACOKE...BODIE ISLAND
  LIGHTHOUSE...NAGS HEAD FISHING PIER...OUTER BANKS FISHING
  PIER...WRIGHT BROTHERS NATIONAL MONUMENT...AVON PIER AND CAPE
  HATTERAS LIGHTHOUSE.

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. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3519 7534 3512 7574 3502 7593 3511 7602
      3523 7590 3532 7560 3549 7561 3559 7556
      3569 7559 3556 7570 3566 7564 3608 7582
      3607 7580 3609 7574 3621 7577 3621 7569
      3587 7549

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