Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 242000
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
300 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

NCC183-242200-
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WAKE NC-
300 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 500 PM EST

* AT 258 PM EST...WHILE THE HEAVY RAIN HAS MOVED OUT OF THE AREA...
  LINGERING URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING CONTINUES IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA...PARTICULARLY AROUND CRABTREE CREEK ALONG
  OLD WAKE FOREST ROAD.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  RALEIGH...CARY...WAKE FOREST...GARNER...RDU INTERNATIONAL...APEX...
  HOLLY SPRINGS...MORRISVILLE...KNIGHTDALE AND ROLESVILLE.

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 3593 7841 3565 7858 3565 7887 3591 7879
      3599 7855

$$

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