Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
950 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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DUPLIN NC-LENOIR NC-GREENE NC-PITT NC-
950 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN DUPLIN COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  LENOIR COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  GREENE COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  WESTERN PITT COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1115 AM EDT

* AT 949 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS THAT WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN AND AN ADDITIONAL
  ONE TO TWO INCHES IS LIKELY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GREENVILLE...KINSTON...FARMVILLE...LA GRANGE...GRIFTON...SNOW
  HILL...KINSTON REGIONAL JETPORT...PINK HILL...FOUNTAIN...
  HOOKERTON...WALSTONBURG AND FALKLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3517 7798 3517 7793 3515 7789 3518 7783
      3534 7782 3538 7780 3543 7783 3557 7782
      3577 7750 3538 7743 3506 7771 3497 7798

$$

JBM



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