Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 252148
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
548 PM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

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ORANGE NC-DURHAM NC-ALAMANCE NC-
548 PM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ORANGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  DURHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHEASTERN ALAMANCE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT

* AT 546 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DURHAM...HILLSBOROUGH...MEBANE...ROUGEMONT...CARR...LAKE MICHIE...
  BETHESDA...SCHLEY...AND GORMAN.

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. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF MAY ALSO
CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND
COUNTRY ROADS. 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 3624 7880 3590 7882 3607 7932 3624 7932

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