Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
838 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

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JONES NC-ONSLOW NC-
838 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  JONES COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  ONSLOW COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PUMPKIN CENTER...PINEY GREEN...NEW
  RIVER AIR STATION...JACKSONVILLE...HALF MOON...CAMP LEJEUNE MAIN
  GATE...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 835 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAD
OCCURRED NEAR JACKSONVILLE. SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL DROP
ANOTHER 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN DURING THE NEXT 1 TO 2 HOURS. THIS
RAIN WILL LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE
LOCATIONS...INCLUDING AREAS IN AND AROUND JACKSONVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3472 7769 3473 7768 3505 7714 3501 7710
      3484 7711 3452 7760

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