Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
231 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

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ANSON NC-STANLY NC-SCOTLAND NC-RICHMOND NC-MONTGOMERY NC-MOORE NC-
231 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ANSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  STANLY COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  SCOTLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  RICHMOND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  MOORE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 530 PM EDT

* AT 228 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED CONTINUED RAIN...WITH
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDING HEAVY RAIN...OVER MUCH OF THE
  SOUTHWEST PIEDMONT. THIS WILL CAUSE THE CONTINUED POTENTIAL
  FOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. JUST BEFORE 230 PM...THE
  STANLY COUNTY SHERIFF NOTED STANDING WATER ALONG PARTS OF HIGHWAY
  138 IN THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  LAURINBURG...ALBEMARLE...SOUTHERN PINES...ROCKINGHAM...WADESBORO...
  TROY...CARTHAGE...BADIN LAKE...PINEHURST AND HAMLET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS
IMMINENT. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS ANY FLOODED ROADS. DRIVERS
SHOULD USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELLING THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY
EVENING. DRIVE MORE SLOWLY TO HELP AVOID HYDROPLANING...AND KEEP A
SAFE DISTANCE BETWEEN YOUR VEHICLE AND THE ONE IN FRONT OF YOU.

&&

LAT...LON 3550 8030 3552 7935 3550 7934 3548 7936
      3543 7933 3532 7921 3520 7921 3521 7925
      3519 7929 3504 7946 3494 7935 3482 7936
      3477 7933 3463 7946 3480 7968 3482 8032
      3519 8028 3516 8044 3519 8051 3520 8051

$$

DJF


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