Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 192118
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
518 PM EDT TUE MAY 19 2015

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WAKE NC-
518 PM EDT TUE MAY 19 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 513 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR ESTIMATED PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS OF NEAR AN
  INCH ACROSS THE AREA.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO ONE AND A HALF INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER
THE AREA AS MULTIPLE THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE SAME AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

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. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3592 7835 3590 7833 3590 7831 3588 7829
      3580 7829 3576 7837 3586 7889 3587 7888
      3587 7883 3593 7880 3592 7876 3594 7873
      3601 7870 3602 7871 3603 7871

$$

KRD



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