Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
319 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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CUMBERLAND NC-
319 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT

* AT 317 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN AND AN
  ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES IS POSSIBLE THROUGH 615 PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  FAYETTEVILLE...FORT BRAGG...GODWIN...POPE AFB...HOPE MILLS...SPRING
  LAKE...EASTOVER...STEDMAN...WADE AND FALCON.

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...SMALL CREEKS AND
STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS.

NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. WHEN
ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3490 7894 3495 7904 3504 7909 3513 7911
      3519 7910 3523 7888 3524 7887 3526 7880
      3525 7862 3520 7863 3520 7864 3517 7863
      3512 7865 3512 7864 3509 7867 3499 7864
      3486 7849 3485 7851 3485 7883 3483 7890

$$

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