Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
148 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

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148 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...

  SOUTHERN BRUNSWICK COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA
  SOUTHERN NEW HANOVER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL 345 PM EDT

* AT 145 PM EDT...RADAR CONTINUED TO SHOW VERY HEAVY RAIN ACROSS
PORTIONS OF SOUHTERN BRUNSWICK AND NEW HANOVER COUNTIES. THE
HEAVIEST RAIN WAS LOCATED BETWEEN SUPPLY...BOLIVIA AND BOILING
SPRINGS LAKE WITH UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN. EXPECT UP TO AN ADDITIONAL
INCH OF RAIN AS THE HEAVY RAIN CONTINUES.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO CAROLINA
  BEACH...KURE BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...SUNSET BEACH...BOILING
  SPRING LAKES...BOLIVIA...CASWELL BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...LONG
  BEACH...SHALLOTTE...SOUTHPORT...VARNAMTOWN...YAUPON BEACH...OAK
  ISLAND...SUPPLY...CIVIE TOWN...SEASIDE...MILL CREEK AND RUSSTOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE SOME ELEVATED WATER LEVELS ON SMALL CREEKS
AND STREAMS. KEEP A SAFE DISTANCE FROM THE BANKS OF STREAMS...CREEKS
AND DITCHES. PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLAND IS
EXPECTED. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS SINCE YOUR VEHICLE MAY
STALL AND YOU MAY BECOME STRANDED.

&&

PLEASE REPORT ANY FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
WILMINGTON NC...TOLL FREE AT 800-697-3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY.

LAT...LON 3392 7793 3387 7796 3387 7801 3388 7803
      3390 7808 3391 7822 3390 7838 3387 7846
      3387 7852 3413 7838 3408 7788

$$

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