Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 242153
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
453 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

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WAKE NC-
453 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 900 PM EST

* AT 450 PM EST...WHILE THE HEAVY RAIN HAS MOVED OUT OF THE AREA...
  LINGERING URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING CONTINUES IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA...PARTICULARLY AROUND CRABTREE CREEK ALONG OLD WAKE
  FOREST ROAD.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  RALEIGH...CARY...WAKE FOREST...GARNER...RDU INTERNATIONAL...APEX...
  HOLLY SPRINGS...MORRISVILLE...KNIGHTDALE AND ROLESVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS. MINOR FLOODING CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED IN URBAN
AREAS...AS WELL AS IN OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.
KEEP A SAFE DISTANCE FROM THE BANKS OF CREEKS...WHERE FAST
FLOWING...DEBRIS-FILLED WATER CAN BE VERY DANGEROUS. BE ESPECIALLY
CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE DANGERS OF
FLOODS AND FLASH FLOODS.

&&

LAT...LON 3593 7841 3565 7858 3565 7887 3591 7879
      3599 7855

$$

MWS



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