Flood Warning
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WGUS42 KRAH 292014
FLWRAH

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
414 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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HARNETT NC-HOKE NC-CUMBERLAND NC-SAMPSON NC-
414 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  HARNETT COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  EASTERN HOKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN SAMPSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT THURSDAY

* AT 410 PM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED CONTINUED
  FLOODING INCLUDING HIGH WATER ON MULTIPLE ROADS IN PORTIONS OF
  HOKE... CUMBERLAND... AND SOUTHERN HARNETT COUNTY. RADAR AND
  REPORTING GAUGES INDICATE THAT 5 TO 10 INCHES OF RAIN FELL IN THIS
  AREA LAST NIGHT THROUGH THIS MORNING. FLOODING IS ONGOING... WITH
  NUMEROUS STRUCTURES STILL THREATENED... AND MANY ROADS ARE STILL
  UNDERWATER OR WASHED OUT IN SPOTS. WATER LEVELS IN AREA CREEKS AND
  DRAINAGE DITCHES REMAIN HIGH OR OUT OF THEIR BANKS. ANY ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL THROUGH THIS EVENING WILL EXACERBATE ANY ONGOING
  FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  FAYETTEVILLE...RAEFORD...LILLINGTON...FORT BRAGG...DUNN...GODWIN...
  POPE AFB...ANTIOCH...HOPE MILLS AND SPRING LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3479 7844 3485 7850 3485 7883 3483 7890
      3490 7894 3495 7903 3483 7919 3484 7926
      3518 7917 3518 7913 3517 7913 3517 7910
      3519 7910 3521 7915 3523 7916 3537 7912
      3546 7864 3534 7855 3479 7836

$$

GIH


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