Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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000 WGUS82 KRAH 192316 FLSRAH FLOOD ADVISORY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 716 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016 NCC085-101-163-191-200215- /O.NEW.KRAH.FA.Y.0121.160819T2316Z-160820T0215Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ HARNETT NC-WAYNE NC-JOHNSTON NC-SAMPSON NC- 716 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A * URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... SOUTHERN WAYNE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... SOUTHWESTERN JOHNSTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... NORTHERN SAMPSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... * UNTIL 1015 PM EDT * AT 714 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS 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... LILLINGTON...DUNN...MOUNT OLIVE...BENSON...ERWIN...COATS... NEWTON GROVE...SEVEN SPRINGS...BUIES CREEK AND SPIVEY`S CORNER. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1-2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. && LAT...LON 3518 7783 3516 7788 3515 7789 3517 7793 3516 7797 3519 7802 3518 7807 3519 7816 3509 7817 3506 7816 3521 7863 3525 7862 3527 7872 3526 7877 3527 7882 3545 7885 3527 7783 $$ KDS

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