Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
300 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

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PASQUOTANK NC-CURRITUCK NC-CAMDEN NC-
300 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  CENTRAL PASQUOTANK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  CURRITUCK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  CAMDEN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 259 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CURRITUCK...ELIZABETH CITY...CAMDEN...ELIZABETH CITY STATE
  UNIVERSITY...SOUTH MILLS...SHILOH...MOYOCK...WHITEHALL SHORES...
  KNOTTS ISLAND...MORGANS CORNER...INDIANTOWN...PASQUOTANK...LAMBS
  CORNER...WATERLILY...GREGORY...BURNT MILLS...BARTLETT...
  PIERCEVILLE...RABBIT CORNER AND TAYLORS BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3626 7637 3655 7640 3655 7603 3652 7602
      3653 7600 3655 7601 3654 7596 3655 7596
      3654 7592 3655 7587 3642 7585 3642 7592
      3640 7592 3641 7587 3639 7592 3636 7593
      3628 7586 3627 7586 3624 7634

$$

TG


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