Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 281904
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
304 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

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MONTGOMERY NC-MOORE NC-
304 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  MOORE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 300 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ALONG THE
  COUNTY LINE...JUST EAST OF INTERSTATE 73.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...PINEHURST...
  SOUTHERN PINES...FOXFIRE...BISCOE...CANDOR...EAGLE SPRINGS...
  STAR...ROBBINS...AND TROY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3550 8018 3552 7935 3548 7936 3543 7933
      3535 7927 3531 7919 3527 7922 3520 7910
      3517 7910 3521 7925 3504 7946 3507 7957
      3514 7959 3518 7968 3518 7985 3514 8007
      3518 8005 3526 8010 3537 8005 3546 8011

$$

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