Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 311132
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
732 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

NCC063-077-183-311330-
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GRANVILLE NC-WAKE NC-DURHAM NC-
732 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN GRANVILLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  DURHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 930 AM EDT

* AT 731 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO
  INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN IN THIS AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  RALEIGH...DURHAM...CARY...CREEDMOOR...BUTNER...ROUGEMONT...RDU
  INTERNATIONAL...APEX...MORRISVILLE AND STEM.

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. 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 3621 7852 3596 7856 3578 7867 3561 7899
      3585 7891 3587 7891 3593 7899 3624 7895
      3624 7871

$$

GIH



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