Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1245 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHEASTERN CHATHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 1243 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN. SIMILAR RAINFALL PRODUCED LOCAL FLASH FLOODING IN
  THE CITY OF DURHAM. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY...
  ESPECIALLY IN PARTS OF MORRISVILLE AND NORTHWEST CARY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  RALEIGH...CARY...RDU INTERNATIONAL...MORRISVILLE...WILLIAM B
  UMSTEAD STATE PARK...CARPENTER...RESEARCH TRIANGLE AND LAKE JORDAN.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR TWO ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
AREA BETWEEN 1245 PM AND 145 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING OF
CREEKS AND STREAMS...ROADS...LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO
NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD. MANY
ROADS AND INTERSECTIONS IN THE AREA COULD QUICKLY FLOOD. WHEN
ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3571 7869 3568 7897 3586 7899 3587 7896
      3587 7883 3593 7880 3592 7876 3596 7872
      3597 7870

$$

DJF


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