Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
310 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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310 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...

  NORTHWESTERN WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY IN NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA
  SOUTHWESTERN FLORENCE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 308 PM EDT EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT HAS REPORTED MINOR FLOODING IN
SOUTHWESTERN PARTS OF FLORENCE COUNTY.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO COWARD...
  LAKE CITY...OLANTA...SCRANTON AND KINGSTREE.

DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES AS MUCH AS TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN
THE LAST HOUR IN PARTS OF THE AREA WITHIN THE ADVISORY.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
ADVISORY AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED FLOODING IS EXPECTED AND STREAM
FLOWS ARE ELEVATED. FLOODING MAY BECOME A PROBLEM NEAR POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND LOW SPOTS ALONG ROADS OR INTERSECTIONS. DO
NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED AREAS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE...TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

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 3370 8000 3372 7998 3377 8000 3383 7991
      3388 7989 3389 7989 3388 7994 3390 7996
      3395 7998 3399 7990 3403 7998 3406 7997
      3401 7968 3361 7979 3367 8001

$$

BACON







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