Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 150839
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
439 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

NCC057-067-081-151-151130-
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GUILFORD NC-RANDOLPH NC-FORSYTH NC-DAVIDSON NC-
439 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  GUILFORD COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  RANDOLPH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  FORSYTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  DAVIDSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 730 AM EDT

* AT 436 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  GREENSBORO...WINSTON-SALEM...HIGH POINT...ASHEBORO...LEXINGTON...
  RANDLEMAN...LINWOOD...BELEWS CREEK...THOMASVILLE AND KERNERSVILLE.

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. FLOOD WATERS ARE
USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND... DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3614 8044 3626 8045 3624 7954 3552 7956
      3550 8018 3559 8021 3568 8033 3572 8033
      3572 8041 3575 8046 3584 8049 3584 8040
      3587 8039 3589 8042 3589 8037 3595 8037
      3602 8042 3606 8047 3604 8049 3608 8052

$$

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