Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1002 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

NCC013-079-107-117-147-250330-
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Lenoir NC-Greene NC-Pitt NC-Martin NC-Beaufort NC-
1002 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Northern Lenoir County in eastern North Carolina...
  Greene County in eastern North Carolina...
  Pitt County in eastern North Carolina...
  Martin County in eastern North Carolina...
  Northwestern Beaufort County in eastern North Carolina...

* Until 1130 PM EDT

* At 1001 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
  minor flooding in the advisory area. One to two inches of rain
  have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Greenville, Washington, Winterville, Williamston, Ayden, Farmville,
  River Road, Grifton, Snow Hill, Robersonville, Pitt Greenville
  Airport, Dowdy Ficklen Stadium, East Carolina University,
  Chocowinity, Jamesville, Washington Park, Grimesland, Fountain,
  Simpson and Hookerton.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 3601 7721 3593 7719 3594 7705 3586 7703
      3590 7692 3581 7688 3589 7681 3586 7677
      3542 7697 3537 7709 3542 7719 3535 7725
      3534 7734 3534 7782 3557 7782 3580 7747
      3582 7735 3591 7734 3600 7741 3607 7733

$$

SGK



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