Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 191840
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
240 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

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HALIFAX NC-
240 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 237 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
  BETWEEN AIRLIE AND ROSEMARY. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS TRAVELING
  ALONG INTERSTATE 95 BETWEEN ROANOKE RAPIDS AND GLENVIEW.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROANOKE RAPIDS...HALIFAX...LITTLETON...ENFIELD...WELDON...
  MEDOC MOUNTAIN STATE PARK...TILLERY...SOUTH WELDON...
  GLENVIEW AND ROSEMARY.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING FLOOD PRONE AREA...PORTER CREEK AND
LITTLE FISHING CREEK AT HIGHWAY 561.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3648 7777 3648 7765 3644 7762 3642 7756
      3634 7759 3632 7757 3630 7754 3632 7744
      3626 7741 3624 7738 3612 7763 3615 7768
      3613 7772 3616 7775 3614 7789 3619 7792
      3619 7799 3620 7801 3637 7791 3651 7790

$$

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