Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 211536
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1136 AM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

NCC123-167-211830-
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STANLY NC-MONTGOMERY NC-
1136 AM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 230 PM EDT

* AT 1133 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW
  MOVING THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
  FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAD ALREADY
  FALLEN JUST WEST OF NORWOOD BETWEEN 1045 AM AND 1130 AM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  ALBEMARLE...TROY...BADIN LAKE...BISCOE...PLYLER...LOCUST...
  NORWOOD...BADIN...OAKBORO AND STANFIELD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA
BETWEEN 1130 AM AND 130 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE POTENTIALLY
DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. SOME OF THESE INCLUDE TOWN CREEK AT BETHANY
ROAD AND HIGHWAY 52...LONG CREEK AT POPLIN ROAD...AND MOUNTAIN CREEK
AT MOUNTAIN CREEK ROAD. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3550 8030 3551 7978 3532 7971 3528 7971
      3525 7970 3524 7967 3519 7966 3517 7962
      3518 7985 3516 7990 3516 8009 3519 8012
      3517 8013 3516 8022 3521 8025 3517 8035
      3518 8037 3518 8051

$$

DJF


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