Flood Statement
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WGUS82 KRAH 311518
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1118 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

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HALIFAX NC-
1118 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN HALIFAX COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1215 PM EDT

* AT 1116 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL
  CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO
  TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROANOKE RAPIDS...LITTLETON...ROANOKE RAPIDS LAKE...ROSEMARY AND
  LAKE GASTON.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3650 7787 3650 7782 3649 7773 3648 7768
      3648 7764 3646 7764 3636 7792 3638 7791
      3643 7791 3650 7790 3651 7789

$$

KDS



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