Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1255 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

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ANSON NC-SCOTLAND NC-RICHMOND NC-
1255 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ANSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  SCOTLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  RICHMOND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 345 PM EDT

* AT 1251 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT UP TO
  1.5 INCHES OF RAIN LIKELY HAD FALLEN IN RICHMOND COUNTY NORTHEAST
  OF ROCKINGHAM BETWEEN 1145 AM AND 1245 PM. OTHER SLOW-MOVING
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE MOVING BACK INTO OR REDEVELOPING
  OVER ANSON AND SCOTLAND COUNTIES.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  LAURINBURG...ROCKINGHAM...WADESBORO...HAMLET...MAXTON...
  ANSONVILLE...HOFFMAN...POLKTON...ELLERBE AND DOBBINS HEIGHTS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER PARTS
OF THE AREA BETWEEN 1 PM AND 2 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
ELEVATED...OR PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING
OR IS IMMINENT. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS LOW SPOTS IN ROADS
WHERE THE WATER MAY BE OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. STAY TUNED TO THIS STATION
FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION.

&&

LAT...LON 3480 7968 3481 8032 3519 8028 3521 8025
      3516 8023 3517 8020 3515 8018 3519 8011
      3514 8007 3514 8003 3518 7985 3517 7962
      3512 7957 3507 7957 3506 7948 3496 7936
      3486 7934 3482 7936 3477 7933 3463 7947

$$

DJF



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