Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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000 WGUS82 KRAH 202200 FLSRAH FLOOD ADVISORY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 600 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 NCC101-183-210100- /O.NEW.KRAH.FA.Y.0092.140820T2200Z-140821T0100Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ JOHNSTON NC-WAKE NC- 600 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A * URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... NORTH CENTRAL JOHNSTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... EAST CENTRAL WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... * UNTIL 900 PM EDT * AT 558 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. LOCALLY UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN BETWEEN KNIGHTDALE AND WENDELL. * SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE CLAYTON...KNIGHTDALE AND WENDELL. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY. && LAT...LON 3590 7840 3569 7825 3561 7846 3589 7866 $$ PWB

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