Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 272305
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
705 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

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GUILFORD NC-FORSYTH NC-
705 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN GUILFORD COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHEASTERN FORSYTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 704 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...
  GREENSBORO...KERNERSVILLE...SUMMERFIELD...STOKESDALE...
  WALKERTOWN...RURAL HALL...LAKE BRANDT...BELEWS CREEK...
  DONNAHA AND BELEWS LAKE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1-2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3625 7976 3607 7984 3622 8043 3626 8045

$$

KDS



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